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By Manish Sen On Monday, March 18th, 2019

Goa’s son of soil Manohar Parrikar cremated with full State Honour

Miramur: Thousands of mourners on Monday gave a teary tribute to Goa’s four-time chief minister Manohar Parrikar as his body was cremated with full State Honour here. The cremation of Former Goa Chief Minister More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, March 17th, 2019

India to post Customs intelligence officers in China to check financial frauds

New Delhi: India has decided to post Customs intelligence officers in China in its effort to check black money, trade-based money laundering and other financial frauds, officials said Sunday. The CBIC will then More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, March 7th, 2019

DeMO: I-T begins final assessment of 87,000 suspicious deposit cases

The Income Tax Department has launched the final assessment of 87,000 cases in the country for making suspicious deposits post demonetisation, as the taxman has been authorised to exercise the ‘best judgement’ More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, February 24th, 2019

GST on affordable housing properties reduced to 1 pc

New Delhi: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) on affordable housing properties without input tax credit (ITC) has been reduced to one per cent, while effective GST of 5 per cent shall be applicable without ITC on More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Decision on GST on real estate, lottery deferred till Sunday; return filing deadline extended

New Delhi: The GST Council Wednesday deferred a decision on rationalisation of tax rates on real estate and lottery till February 24 as some opposition-ruled states demanded that a meeting, where members are physically More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, February 17th, 2019

Jaitley to address RBI board on Monday

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is scheduled to address the customary post-budget meeting of the central board of the Reserve Bank on Monday and highlight the key points of the interim Budget, including More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, February 11th, 2019

Govt to table CAG report on Rafale deal in Parliament Tuesday

New Delhi: The government is scheduled to table the CAG report on Rafale jet fighter deal, which has generated a massive political controversy, in Parliament Tuesday, sources said. CAG of India Rajiv Mehrishi The More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 1st, 2019

Budget 2019: Undisclosed income of Rs 1,30,000 crore brought to tax

New Delhi: An undisclosed income of about Rs 1,30,000 crore was brought to tax due to the anti-black money measures taken by the central government during the last four-and-half years in the form of Black Money More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, February 1st, 2019

Propose to hike TDS on rent income to Rs 2.4 lakh from Rs 1.80 lakh: FM

New Delhi: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal Friday proposed to increase tax deducted at source (TDS) on rent income to Rs 2.4 lakh from the current Rs 1.80 lakh. Finance Minister Piyush Goyal today holds his briefcase More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 1st, 2019

Govt hikes gratuity limit to Rs 30 lakh; announces Mega Pension Scheme

New Delhi: The Government Friday decided to hike the gratuity limit from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 30 lakh and also announced a Mega Pension Yojana under which Rs 3,000 per month will given to unorganised sector employees. Finance More...