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Central Waqf Council praises Telangana Waqf Board

A team from the Central Waqf Council, which held a review meeting in Hyderabad on Friday, declared that improvements in the Telangana Waqf Board over the past year had been noteworthy.

published on : 29th September 2018

Petrol, diesel prices not discussed: Arun Jaitley after GST Council meet

Political parties, including Congress, have been demanding that the petrol and diesel be brought under the GST.

published on : 28th September 2018

GST Council sets up GoM to look into Kerala's demand for imposing extra cess in case of disasters

FM Arun Jaitley said the GoM would evaluate all possibilities and present its recommendations in the next few weeks after which another meeting of the GST Council will be called.

published on : 28th September 2018

Kerala's calamity tax proposal on table for 30th GST Council meeting

On August 23, Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac had said that he would approach the GST Council for a cess to finance the relief efforts. 

published on : 28th September 2018

Annual plan to be tweaked to cater to fresh demands: Thomas Isaac

Kerala will tweak its annual plan to cater to fresh requirements after the catastrophic flooding.

published on : 28th August 2018

Government's digital incentive scheme faces technology hurdle

The scheme, once implemented, will let customers making payments using Rupay card or BHIM UPI get a cashback of 20 per cent of the total GST amount, subject to a maximum of Rs 100.

published on : 4th August 2018

GST Council meet to address MSME sector concerns

The MSMEs want the Centre to bring clear guidelines on anti-profiteering, as the current law is open to multiple interpretations.

published on : 4th August 2018

Rupay card, BHIM users to soon get cashbacks for digital payments under GST

Once implemented, customers making payments using Rupay card or BHIM UPI will get a cashback of 20 per cent of the total GST amount, subject to a maximum of Rs 100.

published on : 3rd August 2018

GST to have three tax slabs by November 2018

Currently, the GST council has four tax slabs of 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent and 28 per cent under Goods and Services Tax.

published on : 30th July 2018

Samsung cuts prices to pass on GST reduction on electronic items

Other electronics majors like LG, Panasonic and Godrej have already announced the reduction in prices from 7 to 8 per cent extending the benefits to the consumers.

published on : 27th July 2018

Akshay Kumar thanks GST Council for tax exemption on sanitary napkins

Earlier this year, Akshay narrated the story of Arunachalam Muruganantham, who introduced the low-cost sanitary napkins in India, in "Pad Man".

published on : 22nd July 2018

Corporate India gets policy changes as bolt from blue; risks increasing: ASSOCHAM

ASSOCHAM expressed a view that any amendment in rules should first involve stakeholders' consultation before being pronounced.

published on : 22nd July 2018

With eye on 2019, government slashes GST rates on 100 items

Government exempted GST on Sanitary napkins, deities made of stone, marble or wood, Raakhis without precious metals. raw materials used in brooms, commemorative coins, fortified milk.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal to chair GST Council meet today

Decision on single tax returns form is most-awaited; lowering tax slabs on 30-odd items, cess on sugar to be considered.

published on : 21st July 2018

India's growth story intact despite challenges: Ficci

It termed the slowing down of the industrial output in May to 3.2% and the inching up of the retail inflation in June to 5% as short-term challenges.

published on : 19th July 2018
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