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Apr 26, 2017
No plans to tax agriculture income, Centre cannot: Arun JaitleyThe Centre has no constitutional authority to tax agricultural income
Apr 26, 2017
Pawan Kalyan criticised for 'baseless comments' on Center not respecting sub-national identityPawan Kalyan's political party was called "invisible" by Krishna Sagar Rao, chief spokesperson for TS BJP.
Apr 25, 2017
Small, mid-sized cars may cost more after GST rollout from 1 JulySmall cars currently attract a 12.5 percent central excise duty. Another 14.5-15 percent VAT is levied by states, taking the total tax incidence to 27-27.5 percent.
Mar 30, 2017
Direct recruitment in government jobs dips by 89 percent to 15,877 in 2015: GovtTotal appointments made through direct recruitment have slided down from 151,841 in 2013, 126,261 in 2014 to 15,877 in 2015 which is a sharp decline of 89 percent as compared to the year 2013
Mar 16, 2017
Cabinet clears additional 2% dearness allowance from 1 Jan, bonanza for 49 lakh govt staffThe hike in the DA/DR is as per the agreed methodology of taking average of Consumer Price Index-Industrial Workers for the past 12 months.
Jan 22, 2017
Major reforms for civil services on the way? All signs from Narendra Modi government point to yesRecently, two IPS officers found to have suboptimal performance have been compulsorily retired by the Government of India; a couple of weeks ago two IAS officers in different states were also compulsorily retired on the same grounds of “public interest”. Rule 16(3) of the All India Services (AIS) Rules demand periodical in-service review, a legal requirement taken casually, hardly enforced in recent decades
Dec 13, 2016
Seventh pay commission: UP govt approves recommendations, 24 lakh employees to benefitUttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday approved the recommendations of the seventh pay commission, implementing it from 17 January.
Nov 25, 2016
Note ban: Nepal's central bank deems new Indian currencies of Rs 500, 2,000 'illegal' for nowThe Nepal Rastra Bank said the new Indian notes, which have appeared in border areas dues to the open border, cannot be exchanged until India accords approval
Nov 04, 2016
Kashmir Reader ban: India's new zeal to tame media reflects ruthlessness of British-eraKashmiri journalism, heroic largely, has not been demoralised but intimidated quite often. In Kashmir, therefore, developing a strong awareness of "caution" is part of the journalistic grooming, says Mir Hilal, editor of Kashmir Reader which was banned on 2 October
Oct 14, 2016
Triple talaq: Uniform Civil Code doesn't cost you the right to govern yourselfOn 7 October the Central Government filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court opposing practices like triple talaq and polygamy.