Mar 29, 2017 at 20:25 | Source: PTI
Admitting that Aadhaar was a "great initiative" of the previous UPA government, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said it was being expanded by making it mandatory for direct benefit transfer of subsidy and checking of tax evasion.
Mar 29, 2017 at 12:33 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
GST promises to stitch together a common national market by replacing a string of central and local levies such as excise, value added tax, octroy, service tax into a single unified levy.
Mar 06, 2017 at 07:48 | Source: PTI
Banks including HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank and Axis Bank at present charge a minimum Rs 150 per transaction for cash deposits and withdrawals beyond four free transactions in a month.
Mar 03, 2017 at 20:20 | Source: PTI
Terming the Modi government as theworld's "most anti-intellectual" for questioning experts onGDP figures, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram today saidthe economy will take 12-18 months to recover from the"devastating" impact of demonetisation.
Mar 01, 2017 at 11:46 | Source: CNBC
Official data showed India's gross domestic product (GDP) grew 7 percent annually for the quarter, sharply beating expectations for a 6.4 percent growth rate in a Reuters poll. The economy slowed from the September quarter's 7.3 percent annual growth rate.
Feb 27, 2017 at 07:50 | Source: PTI
"When Mr Jaitley was President of DUSU in 1975, was he heading an 'Alliance of Subversion'?" the former Finance and Home Minister in the UPA government twitted.
Feb 26, 2017 at 12:42 | Source: PTI
Terming demonetisation as a "disaster of 2016", senior Congress leader and Former Union Minister P Chidambaram today said its adverse impact on the country's economy would be felt in the coming years.
Feb 25, 2017 at 09:36 | Source: PTI
The results of civic polls inMaharashtra should not be considered a referendum on thedemonetisation, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram saidtoday.
Feb 13, 2017 at 09:02 | Source: PTI
"What is the overarching goal of this budget? It is aimless and directionless," said Chidambaram, who has presented nine Union Budgets in a span of nearly two decades.
Feb 13, 2017 at 08:28 | Source: PTI
Notably, the Central Statistical Organisation (CSO) has predicted a growth rate of 7.1 percent and RBI pegs it at 6.9 percent for financial year 2016-17.