Council meeting

BJP corporators’ protest mars CMC council meeting in Odisha

Chaos prevailed when many of the corporators questioned why they were not invited to the Durga Puja preparatory meet convened by the district administration on Monday.

published on : 14th September 2022

Withdraw power bill amendment: CM Stalin to Amit Shah in council meet

The CM also urged the Centre to create a high-speed rail corridor connecting specific locations within Tamil Nadu and neighbouring States.

published on : 4th September 2022

Puducherry CM skips council meet chaired by Amit Shah in Kerala

A minister in the AINRC-BJP government, however, said there was no requirement for the chief minister to attend the meeting as the L-G would raise all issues of the UT in her address.

published on : 4th September 2022

Will thrive together strengthening historic ties: Stalin to Kerala CM 

The two leaders held discussions on various issues ahead of the 30th Southern Zonal Council meeting being held in Kovalam on Saturday.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Madras High Court delivers verdict in favour of EPS on conduct of July 11 general council meeting

The bench on September 2 set aside the single judge’s order nullifying the July 11 GC meeting in which EPS was elected interim general secretary of the party.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Amit Shah calls for more growth in Left Wing Extremism hit areas

The meeting discussed the significant progress made in expansion of banking facilities within 5 kms of all villages as envisioned by PM Modi.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Madras HC refuses to intervene in AIADMK meet outcome; asks OPS to approach single judge

The judges posted the contempt petition for July 7.

published on : 4th July 2022

GST Council hikes tax rates, exemptions removed on several items

The GoM, headed by Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, has been given 3 months time to submit a final report on rate rationalisation and tax slab merger.

published on : 30th June 2022

Government deregulates domestic crude oil market

The government on Wednesday deregulated the sale of domestically-produced crude oil, giving companies autonomy to sell their produce to whomever they want. 

published on : 30th June 2022

Buggana gets GST on slabstone limited to 5 per cent

he decision will benefit the slabstone industry, which provides employment to thousands of people in the backward Rayalaseema, Prakasam and Palnadu areas.

published on : 30th June 2022

GST Council meet: No decision on extending GST compensation to states

With two years being lost in the pandemic, states have sought an extension of this compensation mechanism.

published on : 29th June 2022

GST Council to discuss removing exemptions on host of services

Sources said the GoM has recommended that zero per cent tax rate on hotel accommodation of less than Rs 1,000 per unit per day be replaced by a 12 per cent rate as this exemption was prone to misuse.

published on : 28th June 2022

West Bengal Finance minister Chandrima Bhattacharya to attend key GST Council meeting

The Council in its meeting starting Tuesday is slated to discuss an array of issues, including a mechanism for compensating states for revenue loss and tax rate tweaks on some items.

published on : 27th June 2022

Madras High Court refuses to stay AIADMK general council meeting

The court refused to stay the meeting and also stated that the court cannot intervene in the conduct of the general council meeting and amending the bylaws.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Resume Inter-State Council meetings: Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin to PM Narendra Modi

A permanent Inter-State Council was established vide Presidential Order dated May 28, 1990, and Clause 5 of the Order mandates that ISC meetings shall be conducted thrice a year.

published on : 17th June 2022

Councillors flag staff crunch for sanitation work in Tiruchy city

When enquired, senior Corporation officials said they are considering the matter and added that they have issued stern directions to supervisors in this regard.

published on : 11th April 2022

Tiruchy: Strict action likely against ill-maintained vacant plots; inconvenience to residents

Many councillors raised concerns over the poorly maintained vacant plots in the city during the Corporation Council meeting.

published on : 29th March 2022

Tamil Nadu: TTV’s last ditch bid to spike general council meeting fails

Division bench concurs with single bench verdict that meeting can go on, with caveat that any decision taken would be subject to final outcome of the appeal

published on : 12th September 2017