West Bengal Budget: Amit Mitra in search of brownie points from rural voters
Mitra also proposed lowering of stamp duty by one percentage point on dwelling units, a step that would help rejuvenate the stressed housing sector.
Amit Mitra faces flak over West Bengal's notorious syndicate raj
‘Syndicate’ is a racket that runs in areas where real estate is flourishing ...
Two tribal families join TMC in Purulia
Four members of two tribal families were brought to the TMC office at Kalighat in Kolkata early morning, and there they joined Trinamool Congress.
NSDC partners with deAsra Foundation to support entrepreneurs
The collaboration would support the establishment of 'Entrepreneurship Support Program', which is intended to equip placement cells of training providers with self-employment/ entrepreneurial assistance for the skilled candidates.
No politics here! Manmohan's bureaucrats get pride of place in Modi's plan too
This is in stark contrast from the Congress, which changed Vajpayee govt's cabinet secy, defence secy and home secy in one stroke after coming to power in 2004.
All eyes on China’s reachout to Mamata Banerjee
A senior MEA official ruled out any formal discussion on the BRI during Banerjee’s visit saying India’s foreign policy is the exclusive domain of the central government.
GST should not be rolled out with 'jugaad', says Amit Mitra
Mitra said Bengal has been the "pioneer" in seeking GST implementation, but the regime should be such that common man and small traders benefit alike.
Madan Mitra released from jail
Madan Mitra could not be taken back to his residence as it is within Kalighat police station jurisdiction.
GST rollout from July 1 will have serious problems: Amit Mitra
The finance minister has to decide whether it should go ahead with the biggest fiscal reform when the IT preparedness is not 100 per cent, he added.
IAF commanders review security preparedness
Sources said China's fast-paced modernisation of its air force and India's preparedness to deal with any security challenge are being discussed at the two-day conference.
Made in India bot ‘Mitra’ to welcome PM Narendra Modi, Ivanka Trump at GES
When Prime Minister Modi and Ivanka Trump make their entry at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Hyderabad on Tuesday, they will be greeted by Mitra, an indigenous bot by Bengaluru based Invento.
Central government departments get new secretaries, Sanjay Mitra gets Defence
Mitra, currently secretary in the road transport and highways ministry, will get a fixed two-year term and will replace G Mohan Kumar who retires on May 24.
JobBuzz Workplace2025 Conclave sees India's best business minds talk workplace disruptions
While acknowledging the promise technology brings to workplaces, the conclave also highlighted aspersions to economic disruptions.
After 8 years, defence delegation heads to Italy to reboot ties
Defence ties with Italy are being normalised after Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni visited India in October and held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Airtel sacks VP-Alliances Pallab Mitra for violation of code of conduct
He started working with Airtel in 2001 as head of commerce for about 4 years. Mitra left the company in February 2010 to join Tata Teleservices.
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