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Railways to run 3 festival special trains between Bandra-Mangalore, Ahmedabad-Patna and Gandhidham-Bhagalpur

Railways to run 3 festival special trains between Bandra-Mangalore, Ahmedabad-Patna and Gandhidham-Bhagalpur

These special trains will be with special fare.

Mar 19, 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Govt warns against fake websites for KUSUM scheme registration

Govt warns against fake websites for KUSUM scheme registration

The MNRE said that DISCOMs and State Nodal agencies shall be implementing this scheme for which the detailed guidelines will be issued shortly.

Mar 19, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
India's sugar output rose to 6% at 273.47 lakh tonne till March 15

India's sugar output rose to 6% at 273.47 lakh tonne till March 15

On the corresponding date last year, 258.20 lakh tons had been produced with 399 mills operating as on 15th March 2018, the industry data said.

Mar 18, 2019, 18:01 PM IST
States with highest and lowest production of wheat in last four years

States with highest and lowest production of wheat in last four years

In the last four years, Uttar Pradesh topped the chart for the highest production of Wheat.

Mar 18, 2019, 15:48 PM IST
India's exports up 2.44% in February; trade deficit narrows to $9.60 bn

India's exports up 2.44% in February; trade deficit narrows to $9.60 bn

Imports, however, fell 5.41 percent USD 36.26 billion.

Mar 15, 2019, 18:18 PM IST
India, US to sign bilateral agreement for exchange of CbC reports by March-end

India, US to sign bilateral agreement for exchange of CbC reports by March-end

This would enable both the countries to exchange CbC Reports filed by the ultimate parent entities of International Groups in the respective jurisdictions.

Mar 15, 2019, 17:39 PM IST
Govt banking on advance tax collection to meet direct tax target of Rs 12 lakh crore

Govt banking on advance tax collection to meet direct tax target of Rs 12 lakh crore

Under the Income Tax Act, any assessee, including salaried employee whose estimated tax liability for an year exceeds Rs 10,000 needs to pay advance tax.

Mar 15, 2019, 15:25 PM IST
States with highest and lowest production of rice in last four years

States with highest and lowest production of rice in last four years

In the last four years, West Bengal topped the chart for the highest production of Rice.

Mar 15, 2019, 13:38 PM IST
ICRA upgrades outlook on PNB, BoI, 2 other lenders

ICRA upgrades outlook on PNB, BoI, 2 other lenders

Following infusion of capital in these banks, their financial health improved leading RBI to remove them from Prompt Corrective Action (PCA).

Mar 15, 2019, 12:40 PM IST
EC gives go-ahead to GST Council meeting on March 19

EC gives go-ahead to GST Council meeting on March 19

The nod from the Election Commission was required as the Model Code of Conduct has been in force since Sunday.

Mar 14, 2019, 12:55 PM IST
India far away from being less-cash economy, must address digital payments security issues: Nilekani

India far away from being less-cash economy, must address digital payments security issues: Nilekani

He was addressing the '2019 India Forum of the PCI Security Standards Council' through video conferencing here.

Mar 14, 2019, 12:43 PM IST
RBI relaxes norms for trade credit

RBI relaxes norms for trade credit

For others, the limit is up to USD 50 million or equivalent per import transaction.

Mar 14, 2019, 12:41 PM IST
RBI to inject liquidity worth $5 bn into system on March 26

RBI to inject liquidity worth $5 bn into system on March 26

The banks would be exempted from the ISDA requirements for the purpose of these swaps.

Mar 14, 2019, 12:38 PM IST
WPI inflation rises to 2.93 percent in February

WPI inflation rises to 2.93 percent in February

The WPI-based inflation was at 2.74 percent during the corresponding month of the previous year.

Mar 14, 2019, 12:21 PM IST
States with highest and lowest estimates of yield of total foodgrains in last four years

States with highest and lowest estimates of yield of total foodgrains in last four years

In the last four years, Punjab topped the chart with highest estimates of yield (total foodgrains).

Mar 14, 2019, 10:59 AM IST
Corporate Affairs Ministry formulates guidelines on responsible business conduct

Corporate Affairs Ministry formulates guidelines on responsible business conduct

The Ministry has also constituted the Committee on Business Responsibility Reporting (BRR) to develop BRR formats for listed and unlisted companies.

Mar 14, 2019, 10:45 AM IST
DGCA to monitor flight fares as all Boeing 737 Max 8 banned in India

DGCA to monitor flight fares as all Boeing 737 Max 8 banned in India

India has joined countries like the UK, France, Germany, Malaysia, China, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and South Africa in banning the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft.

Mar 13, 2019, 17:52 PM IST
Taxpayers can compare tax liability declared in final, summary GST returns forms: GSTN

Taxpayers can compare tax liability declared in final, summary GST returns forms: GSTN

While GSTR-1 for a month is filed by the 11th day of the succeeding month, GSTR-3B is filed and taxes paid by the 20th day of the succeeding month.

Mar 13, 2019, 10:48 AM IST
CPSE ETF additional sale on March 19; govt to raise over Rs 3,500 crore

CPSE ETF additional sale on March 19; govt to raise over Rs 3,500 crore

During the last offering in November, the government mopped up Rs 17,000 crore, the biggest disinvestment transaction through ETF.

Mar 13, 2019, 10:45 AM IST
RBI to infuse Rs 12,500 crore via OMOs on Thursday

RBI to infuse Rs 12,500 crore via OMOs on Thursday

The purchase will happen through multi-security auction using the multiple price method.

Mar 13, 2019, 10:40 AM IST