Anuradha Shukla

Union Government may tweak IDBI Bank bidding

According to the official, the department had already sought clarifications from the RBI, if business houses will be allowed to participate in the bidding process.

19 Oct 2021

How to smartly finance renovation of your house

It is critical to plan in advance on how much renovation you require

11 Oct 2021

India may have to let go digital tax as it agrees on global taxation rule

The government in April 2020-21 widened the scope to impose a 2% tax on non-resident e-commerce firms with a turnover of Rs 2 crore.

10 Oct 2021

Air India: Tata heirloom returns home

Air India flies to its former owner with no resale for five years.

09 Oct 2021

Modi government may tweak e-commerce law ahead of signing trade pact with Australia

Sources in the commerce ministry said that the Australian counterpart want absolute clarity on some of the clauses before going ahead with the deal and want it to tweak them.

05 Oct 2021

Tata Sons emerges top bidder for Air India, no official confirmation yet

If its bid is accepted, Tata will take over the national carrier they once founded. Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy (JRD) Tata founded the airline in 1932.

02 Oct 2021

Government keeps fiscal deficit at 31 per cent of budgeted target

Out of the total revenue expenditure, Rs 2,78,371 crore is on account of interest payments and Rs 1,47,398 crore is on account of subsidies.

01 Oct 2021

Government to spend Rs 1.5 lakh crore for roads, tunnels in J&K

The project will provide all-weather connectivity to the Union Territory of Ladakh, which is otherwise cut off during winters.

29 Sep 2021

Finmin lifts spending curbs to boost economic recovery

According to an office memorandum issued by the Economic Affairs Department of the Finance Ministry on Friday, the circular now stands withdrawn with immediate effect.

25 Sep 2021

Government likely to extend emergency credit line scheme till March 31

The interest rate on these loans has been capped at 7.5%, which means the banks can offer loans less than this ceiling. However, slow disbursal remained an issue.

22 Sep 2021

Meeting money goals in a post-Covid world

Lower incomes and higher costs have put a dent in the savings and investments of many salaried professionals

20 Sep 2021

Ordering food online to get costlier? Swiggy and Zomato come under GST ambit

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman explained that the purpose was to ask food delivery apps to collect and deposit GST with the government, instead of what is currently done by the restaurants.

18 Sep 2021

Fitment panel against GST cut on 40 items

Reduction in GST rate on items like medicines and ambulances could be extended for at least another three months.

17 Sep 2021

Food delivery services may face higher GST

However, the official has ruled out bringing petrol and diesel under the ambit of GST in this meeting, as reported by a section of media.

15 Sep 2021

LIC IPO: Modi government eyes Rs 20,000 crore from big investors

The officials say that the pre-placement to large investors is expected to be between Rs 15,000 crore and Rs 20,000 crore.

08 Sep 2021