MINISTRY OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS
Consumer affairs ministry seeks removal of import bar to check pulses price hike
This year, the government has allowed 400,000 tonnes of tur dal import and the window closes on Friday. The import window for urad and moong closed on October 31. “Like onion, pulses may also see a steep price rise. Delay in allowing imports will not help,” said the consumer affairs ministry official.
Sachin Bansal invests Rs 888 cr more in his venture Navi Tech
Navi Technologies has made a profit after tax of Rs 1.9 crore on revenue of Rs ...
Labour ministry drops the plan to corporatise EPFO
The ministry’s proposal to corporatise the EPFO had faced severe criticism. In its latest ...
More time to provide feedback on draft ecomm user protection rules
The Ministry of Consumer Affairs notified on Monday that stakeholders and the public can comment on the draft rules pertaining to consumer protection on ecommerce platforms till December 2.
Minority Affairs Ministry to establish 'Hunar Hubs' in every state: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
The ministry has sanctioned 100 'Hunar Hubs" or skill centres in different parts of the country in the first 100 days of the second Modi government, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said in New Delhi on the completion of 'Hunar Haat' organised at North Central Zone Cultural Centre in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
Shipping ministry not opposed to SCI strategic divestment: Secretary
The Shipping Ministry in 2017 had opposed the proposal of the strategic divestment of SCI, but has now agreed to the proposal of the group of secretaries for dilution of stake in the SCI.
After Governor’s invite, Shiv Sena & NCP discuss ministries
According to sources, NCP and Sena are likely to have an arrangement where each of the two parties could either share the chief minister’s post for 2.5 years. Alternatively, a Sena member may become the CM but NCP will have the deputy chief minster’s post and a lion’s share of portfolios such as home and agriculture.
Budget 2020: FinMin seeks suggestions for rationalising income tax, other duties
While the ministry holds pre-budget consultations with representatives of different sectors and stakeholders, the Department of Revenue in the finance ministry perhaps for the first time put out circular seeking suggestions for changes in income tax rates for both individuals and corporates as well as in indirect taxes such as excise and customs duty.
89% of Maoist violence in 30 districts in 2018: Ministry of Home Affairs
The banned Communist Party of India-Maoist continues to be the most potent among the various Maoist outfits in the country and accounted for more than 88 per cent of total LWE violent incidents and resultant deaths, said the Union Home Ministry's annual report, which was released last week.
Industry body FHRAI, LocalCircles write to commerce ministry, ministry of consumer affairs to include OTAs in e commerce rules
LocalCircles said it has received lots of feedback on draft e commerce rules as well as the workings of online travel and accommodation booking sites and that as per a recent consumer survey conducted on the subject, 60% of the consumers felt convenience fee is not disclosed to the consumer.
MoS G Kishan Reddy exposes Pakistan at global counter terror meet, says LeT fronts still active in Pak
Speaking at the round table discussion on 'Emerging Technologies and terrorism financing risk', Reddy in Melbourne on Thursday presented Ind...
India lodged strong protest with Pak over Bhindranwale row: MEA on Kartarpur Corridor video
Ministry of External Affairs’ Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar reacted on Khalistani separatist Jarnail Bhindranwale being featured in Pakistan Go...
India-China trains Afghan diplomats as part of 3rd country joint projects
The inauguration of the training programme was held at FSI. Ambassador J.S. Mukul, Dean (FSI) welcoming the participants mentioned that 179 Afghan diplomats have undergone training at FSI, which is the largest number of diplomats from any country.
Navjot Singh Sidhu given political clearance to visit Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan
Political clearance has been granted to Navjot Singh Sidhu to travel through the Kartarpur Sahib corridor on November 9, the sources said.
Qualify with 60% marks for becoming independent director
The MCA will conduct an exam to create a pool for the selection of independent directors.
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