Apr 25, 2015 at 13:46 | Source: Reuters
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has delayed a bill that will make it easier for industry to buy farmland, following anger over rising rural distress and the suicide of a farmer in India's capital.
Apr 24, 2015 at 14:50 | Source: PTI
Members of Congress, led by Sonia Gandhi, along with those of TMC, Left and NCP staged a walk out after their plea for referring the Constitution Amendment Bill to the Standing Committee was not accepted. AIADMK and BJD also opposed its consideration but did not walk out.
Apr 24, 2015 at 07:50 | Source: IBNLive.com
The death of farmer Gajendra Singh, who hanged himself from a tree during Aam Aadmi party's anti-Land Bill rally in New Delhi on Wednesday, dominated debate in Parliament on Thursday.
Apr 23, 2015 at 18:20 | Source: PTI
The government is likely to clarify at the time of passage of Finance Bill in Parliament that MAT will not be applicable on foreign portfolio investors belonging to nations with whom India has double tax avoidance pacts.
Apr 22, 2015 at 18:08 | Source: PTI
According to the road and transport minister, by May 2016, the ministry will achieve a target of building 30 kms of roads a day as against present 12 kms a day.
Apr 22, 2015 at 15:29 | Source: CNBC-TV18
KM Mani, chairman, state finance ministers panel on GST is hopeful that GST will be brought into force from April 1, 2016
Apr 22, 2015 at 13:12 | Source: PTI
The Bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha in December. The Centre is working towards addressing concerns of all states for rolling out GST on the scheduled date. The Centre and states are also working on a new Revenue Neutral Rate, which is currently pegged at 27 percent .
Apr 21, 2015 at 12:16 | Source: CNBC-TV18
According to Shekhar Gupta, vice-chairman of India Today Group, the current Land Bill is a better version of the previous ones. Since the bill was pushed in early, it portrayed the government as arrogant.
Apr 20, 2015 at 20:00 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Melinda Gates, co-founder of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, discusses her work, healthcare issues plaguing the country and ways to overcome them and the Art of Giving.
Apr 18, 2015 at 13:01 | Source: PTI
Vodafone has taken the initiative to introduce 'pay through post office facility' to make it simple, easy, secure and less time consuming for customers to make their bill payments, a company statement issued here today said. The facility is only for operator's post-paid customers.