Modi govt convinced all states and effectively handled GST: Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman delivered a 'Nani Palkhiwala Endowment Lecture' in Chennai on January 19.

published on : 19th January 2020

Air purifiers health category item, should be taxed at 5 per cent GST, suggests expert

Ray added that unawareness among people and “two types of opinions” of doctors on air purifiers is another reason for the stale growth in sales of air cleaners. 

published on : 19th January 2019

Kite industry hit by high GST rates ahead of Makar Sankranti

The industry has been hit hard by high Goods and Services Tax rates.

published on : 3rd January 2019

Demonetisation & GST badly hurt small and marginal enterprises: Manmohan Singh 

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday slammed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government for not fulfilling their promises. 

published on : 8th September 2018

GST Council decides to form sub committee headed by MoS Finance and States Finance Ministers

The government today announced to come up with pilot project to incentivise digital payment, however GST council members claim that the move may not be happen anytime.

published on : 5th August 2018

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal holds 29th GST Council meet at Vigyan Bhawan

After slashing rates of around 88 items in the last meeting, the 29th meeting of the GST council, headed by Union Finance Minister Piyush Goyal, is expected to focus on the ailing MSME's sector.

published on : 4th August 2018

Messages on sanitary napkins to PM Modi to protest 12 percent GST

A group of students from Gwalior have launched a campaign by writing messages on sanitary napkins to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to eliminate 12% Goods and Services Tax.

published on : 10th January 2018

Gangsters are intelligent, will make a movie on them: Rohit Shetty

Rohit Shetty said that gangsters and mafia from underworld are intelligent people and he would love to make a film or web series on the subject of the underworld. 

published on : 23rd December 2017

Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Voting begins for phase one

Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged the voters, particularly the youngsters, to cast their votes in the first phase of Gujarat assembly elections.

published on : 9th December 2017

Gangster hacked to death in broad daylight in Chennai

CCTV footage of a history-sheeter hacked to death under broad daylight in Tamil Nadu's capital city Chennai.

published on : 29th November 2017

GST on restaurants down but you still have to pay a pretty penny

The GST council has announced GST cut on over 200 items which include some category of eateries as well. Before you celebrate with a meal outside, let us get to some facts.

published on : 14th November 2017

GST council cuts tax rates On 178 items, applicable from 15th November

The GST Council meeting in Guwahati on decided to knock 178 off the 28 percent rate bracket and put them in the 18 percent bracket and put another 33 into lower tax brackets than they were original.

published on : 11th November 2017

Uttar Pradesh: One year on, lock industry trembles due to demonetisation 

The manufacturers claim they faced heavy unemployment post the ban on old currency notes. 

published on : 7th November 2017

Income tax sleuths knock on Vishal's doors, a day after he slammed BJP's H Raja over 'Mersal' piracy

Vijay film Mersal slammed by Tamil Nadu BJP leaders for highlighting GST issues; producers' council chief Vishal shames H Raja for watching pirated version, gets raided by GST intelligence agency

published on : 24th October 2017

Mersal row: Democratic Youth Federation of India extends support to Mersal movie

After the continuous protest against the Mersal movie, the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) youth wing has come out in support to the crew of Vijay starrer Tamil movie Mersal. 

published on : 23rd October 2017

GST takes sparkle out of firecrackers market ahead of festival of lights

The imposition of Goods and Services Tax (GST) has taken the sparkle out of the markets as firecracker sellers are recording a decline in demand post GST. 

published on : 17th October 2017

U.S. keen to invest in India: Arun Jaitley 

The Finance Minister, who held meetings with U.S. Commerce Secretary, Wilbur Ross, and Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin earlier, added that a business delegation will also visit India.

published on : 15th October 2017

Sacrifice of cow, ox, buffalo, camel on Eid to invite Gangster Act in U.P

The Gangsters Act would be invoked against those who sacrifice cow, ox, buffalo and camel as ' Qurbani' on Bakr-Eid, strictly ordered the local authorities in Uttar Pradesh’s Sambhal.

published on : 2nd September 2017

Award Shows are manipulated, says Kangana Ranaut

"Like they will tell you in advance that you will get this award, but will ask to perform for them. I try to stay away from all this", says Kangana.

published on : 29th August 2017

Two drunken youngsters fall to their death at Maharashtra's Amboli

The deceased were residents of Gadinglaj in Maharashtra. They were employees of a poultry farm at Gadinglaj and were visiting Amboli along with other colleagues.

published on : 3rd August 2017
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