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SC PUTS TO SLEEP CASE OF INTEREST CHARGED DURING MORATORIUM

SC PUTS TO SLEEP CASE OF INTEREST CHARGED DURING MORATORIUM

A 3-judge Bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash Reddy and M R Shah directed the Centre and its finance ministry to implement its de...Read More

Fiscal deficit hits 120% of target till October

Fiscal deficit hits 120% of target till October

The 2020-21 deficit -- the difference between revenue and expenditure -- had been pegged at Rs 7.96 lakh crore, as compared to the revise...Read More

Government's 'unprecedented' reforms to usher in new era of growth: Amitabh Kant

Government's 'unprecedented' reforms to usher in new era of growth: Amitabh Kant

Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Monday said that "unprecedented" reforms undertaken on both governance and economic fronts by the governme...Read More

Adequate interest for BPCL disinvestment, no need to alter sale process: Government

Adequate interest for BPCL disinvestment, no need to alter sale process: Government

The government has said that adequate interest has been received for the strategic disinvestment of public sector refiner Bharat Petroleu...Read More

Government issues ordnance to amend arbitration law

Government issues ordnance to amend arbitration law

The government on Wednesday issued an ordinance to amend the arbitration law to ensure that all stakeholder parties get an opportunity to...Read More

Govt to seek Par nod for Rs 37K cr infra push in 2nd supplementary demands for grant

Govt to seek Par nod for Rs 37K cr infra push in 2nd supplementary demands for grant

Earlier this month, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had announced additional budget of Rs 25,000 crore as capital expenditure (capex)...Read More

'Don't let us beg': Aurangabad musician stands with placard for 12 hours to draw attention of Maha govt

'Don't let us beg': Aurangabad musician stands with placard for 12 hours to draw attention of Maha govt

A musician out of work due to the coronavirus-induced restrictions has appealed to the Maharashtra government to allow artists to hold li...Read More

Govt weighs legal options in Vodafone tax arbitration case

Govt weighs legal options in Vodafone tax arbitration case

Last month, an international arbitration court ruled that the Indian government seeking Rs 22,100 crore in taxes from telecom giant Vodaf...Read More

Government cuts gas price by 25% to lowest on record

Government cuts gas price by 25% to lowest on record

Natural gas price in India touched the lowest rate on record after the government on Wednesday slashed the price by 25 per cent to USD 1....Read More

Decision on loan moratorium within few days, govt tells SC

Decision on loan moratorium within few days, govt tells SC

The government had told the court in one of the hearings that waiver of interest on deferred EMIs during moratorium period would be again...Read More

Total government liabilities rise to Rs 101 lakh crore in Q1: Finance Ministry report

Total government liabilities rise to Rs 101 lakh crore in Q1: Finance Ministry report

Total liabilities of the government increased to Rs 101.3 lakh crore at end-June 2020 from Rs 94.6 lakh crore at end-March 2020, accordin...Read More

Government's ambitious rural broadband plan running behind schedule

Government's ambitious rural broadband plan running behind schedule

Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced in his Independence Day speech that every village in the country will be connected by opti...Read More

Toyota halts expansion in India over luxury tax: Tharoor slams govt's short-term vision, netizens label it 'Leftist'

Toyota halts expansion in India over luxury tax: Tharoor slams govt's short-term vision, netizens label it 'Leftist'

(Update: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday denied all claims that stated Toyota Company will stop investing in India. He said V...Read More

Why is the rupee unusually appreciating against the dollar?

Why is the rupee unusually appreciating against the dollar?

For an author, the best reward is when his or her reader writes either praising the author or coming up with constructive feedback. This ...Read More

Government releases Rs 6,195 crore grant to 14 states

Government releases Rs 6,195 crore grant to 14 states

The Centre has released Rs 6,195 crore to 14 states as monthly instalment of post devolution revenue deficit grant. "The government on Se...Read More

COVID-19 effect: Government debt likely to hit a historic high of 91% of GDP in FY21

COVID-19 effect: Government debt likely to hit a historic high of 91% of GDP in FY21

General government debt -- which is the combined liabilities of the Centre and states -- is likely to hit a record 91 per cent of GDP thi...Read More

Government to ensure more liquidity for stressed NBFCs/HFCs

Government to ensure more liquidity for stressed NBFCs/HFCs

With a view to provide additional liquidity to crisis-ridden NBFCs and housing finance companies (HFCs), the government on Monday relaxed...Read More

Leyland takes a hard look at biz model

Leyland takes a hard look at biz model

With the government taking measures to re-activate the commercial space, Hinduja, addressing the shareholders, said the management has ta...Read More

Shift to market economy from nationalised system causing RBI-govt tensions: Acharya

Shift to market economy from nationalised system causing RBI-govt tensions: Acharya

The economist, who went back to teaching in the US after his surprise resignation from the RBI ahead of his term's end last year, said In...Read More

Government rules out FAQ on Equalisation levy

Government rules out FAQ on Equalisation levy

The government on Thursday ruled out coming out with an FAQ on the newly introduced 2 per cent tax on non-resident e-commerce companies, ...Read More

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