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Mar 21, 2017
GST: Coca-Cola wants tax rate at 34%, not 43%, and deadline 1 Sep, not 1 JulyCoca-Cola has argued that its product is neither a luxury item nor is listed in sin category
Mar 17, 2017
Food safety regulator says cos' worry welcome if it is about rules on providing healtheir optionsArray
Mar 16, 2017
PepsiCo, Nestle, ITC, et al devise plans to fight back govt's higher tax, stringent rule proposalsIndia has been slow to finalise rules on products high in fat, sugar and salt, whose consumption health advocates say urgently needs to be checked to safeguard public health.
Jan 16, 2017
If PM Modi okays, junk food and sugary drinks could fall under fat tax netThe proposal to impose higher tax on junk food and sugary drinks also has a Hindutva angle to it as Baba Ramdev and RSS have been lobbying for something like this
Jul 20, 2016
Gujarat tackles obesity with 'fat tax' plan: Will be second state after Kerala to do soGujarat government is trying to follow Kerala and is considering on imposing a 14.5 percent fat tax on junk food sold in restaurants to raise money for preventive healthcare measure.
Jul 10, 2016
‘Fat tax’ levied by Kerala govt shows that all’s not well in God’s own countryThe 14.5% ‘fat tax’ announced by Kerala on 8 July on fast food like pizzas and burgers is an indicator that when it comes to health, all’s not well in the state.