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Jun 09, 2017
Low crop prices, supply glut: More trouble for debt-ridden farmers despite prospects of bountiful monsoonFarmers in Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra are demanding better prices for their produce and billions of dollars in debt relief
Jun 04, 2017
MNS secretary Shalini Thackeray urges Centre to declare Indian sanitary napkins tax-freeThe Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Sunday urged the Centre to declare sanitary napkins manufactured by Indian companies a tax-free commodity.
Jun 04, 2017
GST rate for gold, other items fixed: Will it raise demands for more special rates? Experts weigh inIndustry said that traders need to gear up for the transition as more delay was unlikely.
Jun 02, 2017
Farmers strike in Maharashtra: Vegetable, milk prices soar 50%; vendors give produce free to villagersThe farmers want the government to grant a waiver on their loans, similar to the $5.6 billion in debt forgiveness announced by Uttar Pradesh in April.
May 23, 2017
India does not believe in imposing partnerships on other nations, leave it on partners, says Jaitley'India-Africa cooperation is not an one-off event. This has been central to our strategical policy,' said Jaitley,
May 22, 2017
LedgerX, a bitcoin options exchange has raised about $11.4 million in fundingThe funding supports LedgerX's plan to operate a regulated exchange and clearing house for bitcoin and other digital currencies.
May 16, 2017
India’s export dependency on US, UAE makes us susceptible to economic shocksThe UAE and US collectively account for Rs 3.9 lakh crore or over 24 percent of India’s total value of export relationships
Apr 19, 2017
Petrol pump dealers' decision to close on Sundays could invoke Essential Commodities Act: GovtDealers' body representatives told the media on Tuesday that their decision was in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent call to save petrol and diesel.
Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Mar 30, 2017
GST Bills passed in Lok Sabha; Parliament may lose powers, warns CongressReplying to the seven-hour-long debate, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the GST which will usher in a uniform indirect tax regime in the country and will make commodities "slightly cheaper".