Greeks spend their locked-away euros

Use it or lose it: that`s the plan for many Greeks, who have been going on a credit card-fuelled spending spree as the economy has tanked out of fears their cash could be confiscated or devalued.

ISIS rakes in '$1 million per day' in extortion, taxation: Report
ISIS rakes in '$1 million per day' in extortion, taxation: Report

The Islamic State rakes in over USD 1 million per day in extortion and taxation and the dreaded terror group has enough assets to cover its expenses despite falling oil prices, according to a media report.

Aamir Khan, Javed Akhtar, other film personalities meet Arun Jaitley

Bollywood star Aamir Khan and lyricist Javed Akhtar along with several other leading film personalities today met I&B Minister Arun Jaitley to discuss issues related to the film industry such as taxation and certification of movies.

Police plan to turn Kerala capital 'tobacco-free'

Kerala capital may turn into a tobacco-free city soon with city police taking several initiatives, including strict implementation of anti-tobacco laws.

Retrospective taxation dealt a blow to country`s investment: Arun Jaitley

The UPA government`s decision to bring retrospective taxation was an "important defining moment" which harmed the investment climate in the country and its revival will be the first big challenge if BJP comes to power, BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Monday said.

Budget 2013: How will it affect you

Income Tax slabs have been left untouched this year, as these were introduced only last year.

Decoding Direct Tax Code

With the government unveiling the new Direct Tax Code, we look at how the new tax provisions will affect your wallet.

RS committee meets NGOs on taxation on anonymous donations

With NGOs demanding that
anonymous donations made for social development purpose should
not be taxed, an eight-member team of Committee on Petitions
of Rajya Sabha has begun interactions with stakeholders on the

Agreement on major GST issues still elusive: PWC

Amid fears that GST implementation will miss the deadline, a leading consultancy firm PwC has said the Centre and states are yet to reach an agreement on major issues relating to the new tax regime.