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Centre transfers Rs. 6,000 cr as first tranche of GST compensation to 16 states, 2 UTs under special borrowing window

Centre transfers Rs. 6,000 cr as first tranche of GST compensation to 16 states, 2 UTs under special borrowing window

The Central government on Friday borrowed and transferred Rs. 6,000 crores as first tranche on account of GST compensation to 16 states a...Read More

Centre has completely failed to save North India from pollution: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Centre has completely failed to save North India from pollution: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has expressed concern over increasing pollution across Northern India due to stubble burning. ...Read More

Centre allows 20 states to borrow additional Rs 68,825 cr to meet revenue shortfall

Centre allows 20 states to borrow additional Rs 68,825 cr to meet revenue shortfall

The decision comes a day after the GST Council meeting failed to reach a consensus on the stalemate over the Centre's proposal of states ...Read More

Loan Moratorium Case: In fresh SC affidavit, Centre says courts shouldn't interfere in fiscal policy

Loan Moratorium Case: In fresh SC affidavit, Centre says courts shouldn't interfere in fiscal policy

The Central Government on Friday told the Supreme Court that the "courts should not interfere in fiscal policy" as it filed another affid...Read More

GST dispute: Lack of 
cooperative pragmatism

GST dispute: Lack of cooperative pragmatism

Quite aside from the avoidable pressure on the already frayed Centre-State relations, the deadlock at the latest meeting of the GST Counc...Read More

Centre used GST compensation cess elsewhere, violated law: CAG

Centre used GST compensation cess elsewhere, violated law: CAG

In its audit report of government accounts, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) flagged that the amount was to be credited to the n...Read More

Delhi HC seeks Centre's response on plea by Bhushan Power and Steel ex-chief against IBC proceedings

Delhi HC seeks Centre's response on plea by Bhushan Power and Steel ex-chief against IBC proceedings

The Delhi High Court has sought a response from the Centre and others on a petition filed by ex-Chairman of Bhushan Power and Steel Ltd. ...Read More

Centre amends Public Procurement Order 2017 to promote Make in India

Centre amends Public Procurement Order 2017 to promote Make in India

In a bid to promote to Make in India, the Government of India has amended the Public Procurement Order, 2017 enabling nodal Ministries/D...Read More

Centre can’t borrow against GST cess: Finance ministry

Centre can’t borrow against GST cess: Finance ministry

The Centre and opposition-ruled states are at loggerheads over the financing of the Rs 2.35 lakh crore GST shortfall in the current fisca...Read More

7 states, 1 UT oppose Centre's borrowing call

7 states, 1 UT oppose Centre's borrowing call

At an informal meeting on Monday, six non-BJP ruled states -- Punjab, West Bengal, Kerala, Delhi, Chhattisgarh and Telangana -- felt that...Read More

Centre extends deadline for expression of interest for proposed Air India disinvestment

Centre extends deadline for expression of interest for proposed Air India disinvestment

The earlier last date for expression of interest, as per the seventh corrigendum issued on June 25, 2020, was till 5 pm on August 31.

Centre relaxes working capital norm for discoms to get loan under Rs 90k cr liquidity plan

Centre relaxes working capital norm for discoms to get loan under Rs 90k cr liquidity plan

After the Cabinet meeting, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar in a press conference said, "Power sector has a problem. There is a slump in ...Read More

Centre wants screen time cap for students

Centre wants screen time cap for students

MumbaiThe duration for online classes for pre-primary students should not be more than 30 minutes, while children in classes between 1 an...Read More

Centre hails BMC's rapid action plan

Centre hails BMC's rapid action plan

The Centre on Thursday hailed BMC's move to implement a Rapid Action Plan (RAP) for the city's northern suburbs to curb sport in Coronavi...Read More

In big relief, Centre to withdraw 96% of AGR dues

In big relief, Centre to withdraw 96% of AGR dues

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, representing the Centre, told a bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra that the Centre is withdrawing 96 pe...Read More

SC to Centre, if moratorium is announced, ensure benefits for customers

SC to Centre, if moratorium is announced, ensure benefits for customers

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, representing the Centre, contended before the court that the interest waiver would have an adverse effect...Read More

Plea challenging Centre’s decision to freeze dearness allowance (DA) junked

Plea challenging Centre’s decision to freeze dearness allowance (DA) junked

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed a plea challenging the Centre’s decision to freeze the dearness allowance (DA) of pub...Read More

Centre mulls cash handout to workers

Centre mulls cash handout to workers

New Delhi: The government may consider direct cash transfers to the poor and migrant labourers if the current crisis deepens and a situat...Read More

Centre, states must apologise for miseries of migrants: Samajwadi Party

Centre, states must apologise for miseries of migrants: Samajwadi Party

Lucknow: Senior Samajwadi Party leader Ram Govind Chaudhary asked the Centre and states to apologise for the lights of the migrant worker...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Centre allots Rs 393 crore for CoVID-19, State gives Rs 70 crore to Konkan division

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Centre allots Rs 393 crore for CoVID-19, State gives Rs 70 crore to Konkan division

In another development, the Konkan division, which also includes Mumbai, has received Rs 70 crore under the disaster management category ...Read More

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