Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has suggested to the central government to delegate the levy, collection and appropriation of tax substitutes for value added tax, central excise and service tax by the state.
About 30,000 officers of Central Excise and Customs will observe a 3-day nationwide strike beginning March 29, protesting against the working conditions and "delayed" promotions.
Central excise officials Friday registered a case of alleged duty evasion of Rs 30 crore by a Kolkata-based iron and cement manufacturer firm.
Day in Pics: 25th November
Showbiz World - November 25, 2014