Govt may cut duty for iron ore exports from Goa

Keen on bailing out the struggling Goan iron ore sector, the Centre may soon announce a special package for miners in the state by pruning duty on exports of the steel-making raw material from 30 per cent.

Feb 05, 2015, 16:01 PM IST

10% duty will add to capex burden by Rs 1,000 crore: COAI

India has signed ITA 1 as a member of World Trade Organisation (WTO) in March, 1997 which, has finished off the electronics manufacturing industry in the country.

Jul 13, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Duty refund claims touch Rs 19,000 cr; impacting exports: FIEO

The government should expeditiously clear Rs 19,000 crore of duty refund claims as the mounting arrears are hurting shipments, demanded exporters.

Mar 09, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

Cops asked to report for duty or face suspension

Bihar`s Director General of Police
(DGP) Neelmani on Friday directed 56 policemen to report for duty
at their new posting with the special branch/CID latest by
August 16 or face suspension.

Aug 12, 2011, 22:52 PM IST

Sarah Jessica Parker’s Jury Duty fury!

Parker has denied reports that she was complaining when she came to Manhattan federal court for jury duty, insisting that she never shirks any of her civic responsibilities.

Jun 14, 2011, 17:32 PM IST

10 govt teachers suspended for dereliction of duty in Poonch

Ten teachers have been suspended for
dereliction of duty after four government schools, they were
working in, were found closed during the day, officials said
here on Saturday.

Mar 19, 2011, 17:37 PM IST

UPSRTC bans mobile phones for staff on duty

Uttar Pradesh State Road
Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) has banned conductors and
drivers on duty from using mobile phones to prevent them from
alerting their colleagues about surprise checks, officials
said on Tuesday.

Feb 01, 2011, 15:58 PM IST

Six policemen suspended for dereliction of duty

Six policemen were suspended on the
charge of dereliction of duty after an undertrail escaped from
their custody, a senior police officer said here today.

Apr 21, 2010, 21:02 PM IST

Listening to cricket commentary on duty can cost your job

Listening to commentary and wilfully skipping duties can prove costly to employees as the Supreme Court has
upheld the 1989 sacking of a railway constable found glued to his radio during duty hours.

Mar 05, 2010, 19:45 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh increases licensing fee, duty on liquor

Tipplers will have to shell out
more on alcohol from April 1 in Uttar Pradesh as the state has
increased licensing fee and duty on country-made alcohol,
Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) and beer.

Feb 27, 2010, 17:28 PM IST