Gorakhpur is the new Saifai under Yogi government
During the Samajwadi Party’s rule, Akhilesh Yadav had started a lion safari in Ettawah, the district of Saifai. Now Gorakhpur is set to have a zoo at the cost of Rs 181.82 crore.
Operations may be impacted due to bank unions' two-day strike: SBI
Bank unions have called for a two-day nationwide strike on January 31 and ...
India faces first fall in direct taxes in at least two decades: Report
The govt had set a target of Rs 13.5 trillion as direct tax collection...
Budget can be pro-growth and still stick to fiscal discipline, & how!
The Budget should focus on reviving private investment, which has been lying low.
ETRise Top MSMEs Ranking: Union Bank CMD says conventional credit worthiness model does disservice to millions of entrepreneurs
Union Bank follows the mantra of ‘Adequate Credit at Appropriate Time’ for MSMEs. It has worked to enhance access and improve the service experience through dedicated branches, equipped with skilled manpower and technology support, and centralised credit underwriting to enhance quality and reduce turnaround time (TAT) significantly.
2G mobile internet restored in Kashmir from midnight
Internet services, landline and mobile phones were snapped across Jammu and Kashmir on the eve of the Centre's announcement to scrap special status of the erstwhile state and its bifurcation into Union Territories on August 5.
Budget must take the investment route to boost a sluggish economy
Demonetisation broke the back of the MSMEs, leading to consolidation & formalisation of the economy.
Government will not allow universities to become political battlegrounds: Ramesh Pokhriyal
The minister said that the students cannot remain engaged in small things as their aim is to excel in academics and improve the international ranking of over 1,000 universities across the country.
This Budget, can we get India’s massive pension and insurance players to invest into VC funds
From a “pure” taxation standpoint, the ecosystem wishes for lowering of the GST rates for Fund managers for management fees charged to AIFs.
Dalal Street week ahead: Protect profits ahead of F&O expiry & Budget
In the last two sessions, the up-move has come with a net reduction in open interest.
Relaxation, clarification on capital gains tax needed in Budget 2020: EY
To encourage small tax payers to invest in the stock market, the government may consider increasing the limit of Rs 1 lakh for taxing the long-term capital gains from transfer of such equity shares and units of equity-oriented funds.
From February 2, get Schengen visa 6 months in advance
February 2 onwards, one will be able to apply for a Schengen visa for a trip to Europe up to six months in advance of the proposed travel date, instead of the present three months. According to an EU spokesperson, the new rules will provide faster procedures particularly allowing for applications to be lodged up to 6 months, and no later than 15 days.
Mr Market will come crashing down if Budget disappoints it
IMF has trimmed FY20 GDP growth forecast for India to 4.80%, which is at a decadal low.
Arbitrary or excessive tax results in social injustice by a government: CJI Bobde
According to official data, total pendency of appeals at the Supreme Court, High Court and CESTAT as on June 30, 2017, was 2,73,591, whereas the same significantly came down to 1,05,756 as on March 31, 2019, a reduction of 61 per cent. With regard to direct taxes, as many as 3.41 lakh cases were pending before commissioner (appeals), while 92,205 cases were pending before the ITAT as on March 31, 2019.
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