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Petrol pumps to remain shut for 6 hours in UP on Tuesday

 To protest against the VAT hike on petroleum products in the state, all petrol pumps in Uttar Pradesh will remain closed for six hours on Tuesday.

Delhi govt transfers 28 officers

 In a major reshuffle, the Aam Aadmi Party government on Friday transfered 28 officials including three IAS officers.

DNA: Analysis of VAT hike on fuel in Delhi by Kejriwal govt

Arvind Kejriwal government has hiked the VAT rates on petrol and diesel in Delhi as they charged that it was being done to meet its Rs 526-crore publicity budget.

CPI(M) demands rollback of VAT hike on fuel in Delhi

Opposing AAP government's decision to increase VAT rates on fuel, CPI(M) Friday demanded the Arvind Kejriwal dispensation to stop playing "cynical games" with the public and withdraw the hike immediately.

AAP govt hike petrol, diesel prices in Delhi

The Arvind Kejriwal government has hiked the price of petrol and diesel in Delhi due to increase in VAT.

Panel discussion on increase of VAT on petrol, diesel by Delhi govt- Part II

The raise in the prices of petrol and diesel is the first hike in Value Added Tax effected by Aam Aadmi Party government since capturing power in Delhi.

Panel discussion on increase of VAT on petrol, diesel by Delhi govt

The raise in the prices of petrol and diesel is the first hike in Value Added Tax effected by Aam Aadmi Party government since capturing power in Delhi.

Watching movies, television to be dearer in Delhi from July 20
Watching movies, television to be dearer in Delhi from July 20

Even as the news of an increase in the price of petrol and diesel in Delhi was sinking in, the Aam Aadmi Party government issuing a notification on Thursday of an increase in entertainment tax.

'Petrol, diesel VAT hiked to fund AAP govt's publicity drive'

BJP and Congress on Wednesday slammed the AAP government's decision to hike VAT rates on petrol and diesel in Delhi as they charged that it was being done to meet its Rs 526-crore publicity budget.

Tax rates on petrol, diesel being rationalised in Delhi and neighbouring states: Manish Sisodia

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday defended Delhi government's move to increase VAT on petrol and diesel prices, stating tax rates were being rationalised in the national capital and its neighbouring states.

Delhi Assembly passes budget 2015-16; luxury, entertainment tax raised
Delhi Assembly passes budget 2015-16; luxury, entertainment tax raised

The Delhi Assembly on Tuesday passed the Rs 41,129 crore budget for 2015-16 -- the first by the AAP government -- with a major focus on education, health and transport sectors.

Arvind Kejriwal accuses Narendra Modi of running Delhi, stalling work
Arvind Kejriwal accuses Narendra Modi of running Delhi, stalling work

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday vented out his anger against Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government for interfering in the smooth functioning of the state government.

Ruckus in Delhi Assembly as BJP MLA tears off  VAT Amendment Bill papers
Ruckus in Delhi Assembly as BJP MLA tears off VAT Amendment Bill papers

Another high voltage drama was witnessed in Delhi Assembly on Tuesday when BJP MLA Vijender Gupta tore off the VAT amendment papers presented by the AAP-led government in the Budget Session.

Maharashtra govt mulls policy to impose VAT, entry tax on import of sand

Maharashtra government is mulling over a policy that may allow entry tax and VAT to be imposed on import of sand from neighbouring states to stop its smuggling.

Fate of GST Bill remains uncertain

The bill on GST, which will be the biggest tax reform after 1947, was introduced in the Lok Sabha in December last year.

Delhi CM Kejriwal assures traders against harassment

Amidst reports that the Delhi government has asked the VAT commissioner to take steps to boost revenue, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday sought to dispel the fears of traders in this regard and said that the stepping up of the target would not lead to their harassment by way of raids.

Petrol and diesel prices hiked by 82 and 61 paisa per litre respectively

Petrol price was today hiked by 82 paisa per litre and diesel by 61 paisa, reversing the declining trend of last six months.

VAT hike on petrol anti-farmer, inflationary: Congress

 Haryana Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader Kiran Choudhry on Friday criticised the BJP-led state government for raising Value Added Tax (VAT) on the petrol by five per cent.

Zee Media's exclusive interview with AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal- Part II

Watch the tongue-in-cheek interview with AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Zee News.