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    Cabinet committee to consider Rs 20/qtl hike in sugarcane price for 2018-19

    Cabinet committee to consider Rs 20/qtl hike in sugarcane price for 2018-19


    CCEA is scheduled to meet tomorrow and is likely to consider a proposal to fix the Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) of sugarcane for the...

    CCEA is scheduled to meet tomorrow and is likely to consider a proposal to fix the Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) of sugarcane for the 2018-19.
    Importers petition withdrawn in customs bonded warehouse IGST case

    Importers petition withdrawn in customs bonded warehouse IGST case


    The amendments in the GST law announced on July 8 have exempted the tax on the second leg of the transaction, when the sale happens within the customs bonded...

    The amendments in the GST law announced on July 8 have exempted the tax on the second leg of the transaction, when the sale happens within the customs bonded warehouse.
    WPI inflation likely to ease to 4.1 per cent in March 2019: Report

    WPI inflation likely to ease to 4.1 per cent in March 2019: Report


    Headline WPI inflation is expected to ease to 4.1 per cent in March 2019 and average at 4.5 per cent in this fiscal against 2.9 per cent in...

    Headline WPI inflation is expected to ease to 4.1 per cent in March 2019 and average at 4.5 per cent in this fiscal against 2.9 per cent in 2017-18.
    Here's how nature holds the key to BJP's fortunes in next Lok Sabha elections

    Here's how nature holds the key to BJP's fortunes in next Lok Sabha elections


    Protests by framers in several states have flagged a challenge for Modi. A bad monsoon will worsen farmer sentiment and alienate them from the...

    Protests by framers in several states have flagged a challenge for Modi. A bad monsoon will worsen farmer sentiment and alienate them from the government.
    US, India have complementary interests: Henry Kissinger

    US, India have complementary interests: Henry Kissinger


    With Kissinger's appearance, the first annual leadership summit of the year-old USISPF was billed as a...

    With Kissinger's appearance, the first annual leadership summit of the year-old USISPF was billed as a success.
    View: When a regulator turns a Nelson’s eye to risk

    View: When a regulator turns a Nelson’s eye to risk


    One such is the 10% cap on investment by insurers in a company because it is the savings of millions of middle class people. The idea is that even if a company goes belly-up, the loss is limited to 10% and not half of...

    One such is the 10% cap on investment by insurers in a company because it is the savings of millions of middle class people. The idea is that even if a company goes belly-up, the loss is limited to 10% and not half of it.
    Government raises load capacity for heavy vehicles by 20-25 per cent

    Government raises load capacity for heavy vehicles by 20-25 per cent


    The gross vehicle weight of a two-axle truck (two wheels in the front axle and four wheels in the rear) has been increased to 18.5 tonne from the existing 16.2 tonnes, increasing the load carrying capacity by just over...

    The gross vehicle weight of a two-axle truck (two wheels in the front axle and four wheels in the rear) has been increased to 18.5 tonne from the existing 16.2 tonnes, increasing the load carrying capacity by just over 20%.
    DGTR for safeguard duty on solar panel imports

    DGTR for safeguard duty on solar panel imports


    India has produced 842 MW solar cells in 2017-18. The period of investigation was 2014-15 to 2017-18. The imports of the cells has jumped to 9,790 MW in 2017-18 from 1,275 MW in...

    India has produced 842 MW solar cells in 2017-18. The period of investigation was 2014-15 to 2017-18. The imports of the cells has jumped to 9,790 MW in 2017-18 from 1,275 MW in 2014-15.
    CBIC to organise third edition of GST refund fortnight from July 16-30

    CBIC to organise third edition of GST refund fortnight from July 16-30


    In case of IGST refunds for goods exported out of India, the percentage of amount of refund claims disposed by CBIC is lready more than 90 per...

    In case of IGST refunds for goods exported out of India, the percentage of amount of refund claims disposed by CBIC is lready more than 90 per cent.