Tag archive for ‘GST’
By Manish Sen On Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Govt extends sale of pre-GST goods with stickers of revised price till July 31

New Delhi: Sale of pre-GST packaged goods has now been allowed with stickers of revised rates till July 31, the government today said. GSTN CEO Prakash Kumar After implementing GST from July 1, 2017, the government More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

‘One nation one tax’, ‘one nation one election’, why not ‘one nation one retirement age’?

New Delhi: Our country has replaced its numerous Union and state taxes with the Goods and Services Tax (GST), designed to unify the country into a single market. In other words, we may call, the GST brought ‘one More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

RBI hikes interest rates for first time in four years

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) raised interest rates for the first time in over four years Wednesday, highlighting concerns over rising inflation. The RBI said the benchmark repo rate would be increased More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, May 28th, 2018

Number of GST amendments likely in Monsoon Session: Official

Kolkata: Several amendments to the Goods and Services Tax law is likely to be placed before Parliament in the Monsoon Session, a senior official said today. “There are several amendments to the GST which is More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, May 27th, 2018

Fuel prices continue to rise for 14th consecutive day

New Delhi: Driving to work every day is set to burn an even bigger hole in commuters’ pockets across the nation as fuel prices were hiked for a 14th straight day on Sunday. Petrol and diesel prices continue More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 18th, 2018

Petrol, diesel get costlier

New Delhi: In line with the price hike announced earlier, the cost of petrol and diesel across India has been hiked as of 6:00 a.m. this morning. In the National Capital Region (NCR), highest petrol price recorded More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, May 14th, 2018

No plan to junk Rs 2000 banknotes: Junior FM

Indore: Putting to rest speculations over a possible ban of Rs 2,000 banknotes, junior finance minister Shiv Pratap Shukla today said government is not considering any such proposal. “No proposal is under More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

GST, bank balance sheet problems pushed India’s economic growth downward but recovery expected: UN

United Nations: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) as well as protracted issues of corporate and bank balance sheet problems pushed India’s economic growth downward in 2017 but a gradual recovery is expected More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, May 7th, 2018

Manmohan attacks Modi for economic mismanagement

Bengaluru: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh today launched a scathing attack on the Modi government for its “disastrous policies” and “economic mismanagement”, and said the country was More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 4th, 2018

27th GST Council meet underway

New Delhi: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council’s 27th meeting, chaired by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley via video conferencing, is underway in the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). 27th GST Council More...