Ahead of Budget 2020, Narendra Modi, Amit Shah meet economists, experts at NITI Aayog; discuss steps to revive growth
The meeting assumes importance as the government is in the process of formulating Budget proposals for 2020-21
National Anti-Profiteering Authority's extension reveals neta-babu tribe is not going to give up its chance to meddle with pricing
The extension, without a freeze on new complaints, has also shown that the Jaitley-Adhia assurances that the NAA will be a benign, purely deterrent mechanism were also hollow.
Fifty-nine-year old Jha, is a 1982-batch IAS officer of Manipur Tripura cadre.
Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia to retire at end of November, says Arun Jaitley; Ajay Bhushan Pandey to take over
In a Facebook post titled 'Dr. Hasmukh Adhia retires', Arun Jaitley said "he was unquestionably a highly competent, disciplined, no-nonsense civil servant.
GST compensation paid to states declines to Rs 11,900 cr during Aug-Sep against Rs 14,930 cr in June-July period
The government collected a record Rs 1,00,710 crore from Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the month of October. The returns filed and taxes collected in October reflect purchase and sale activities of September
Union Cabinet likely to consider proposal to convert GST Network into government-owned company today
Currently, the Centre and states together hold 49 percent stake in GST Network, the company that provides IT backbone to the new indirect tax regime
Narendra Modi could host meeting this weekend to review state of economy; may take stock of rupee, fuel price crises
Opposition parties led by Congress have made spiralling fuel prices and plummeting rupee a political issue and questioned the efficacy of the government's economic policies.
CBI rift: PMO steps in to secure truce between warring factions led by director Alok Verma and deputy Rakesh Asthana
The PMO decided to move in as previous attempts to reach out to the rivals failed to break the ice
The banking sector is grappling rising NPAs which touched Rs 8.99 trillion or 10.11 percent of the total advances at December-end 2017.
Adhia, who is also the Finance Secretary, had written that the items were delivered to his house in his absence and therefore, "he could not even refuse them".
Subramanian who appeared before the Parliament's committee on estimates was not convinced that the NPA issue would be resolved within a year or two, as claimed by the bankers, sources said.
Goyal said with more number of people coming under GST, and successful implementation of e-way bill system, there will be scope for rationalisation of tax slabs
The GST Council had in its last meeting on 4 May approved the design of new return forms.
GST at one: Govt pleasantly surprised by political class rallying behind tax regime; admits technology let it down initially
Adhia went on to say that natural gas and aviation turbine fuel (ATF) might come under the GST in near future.
Rajeshwar Singh's scathing allegations in letter to Hasmukh Adhia highlights fracas between ED, Centre
ED not only contradicted govt's submission in the court, it went a step further and came out all guns blazing by demolishing content of 'secret report' against Rajeshwar Singh and vouched for impeccable integrity.
Sushma Swaraj, Mike Pompeo agree to reschedule 2+2 dialogue soon after US postponed it for 'unavoidable reasons'
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her American counterpart Mike Pompeo have agreed to reschedule the postponed '2+2 dialogue' at a mutually convenient time and location as soon as possible,
ED Joint Director Rajeshwar Singh attacks Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, asks if he is 'siding with scamsters'
Rajeshwar Singh, a joint director in the Enforcement Directorate who probed the 2G scam and Aircel Maxis case, has made a scathing attack on Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia
Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia on Tuesday said Goods and Services Tax (GST) has entered a "smooth phase" within a year of its rollout, with "pretty good" tax compliance and the efforts will now be to simplify tax return forms
The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has already struck off over 2.26 lakh companies for non-filing of financial statements or annual returns
As much as Rs 6,696 crore has been released to the states as GST compensation for the month of March 2018, as on 29 May9.