Rising petrol and diesel prices have reignited debate over high taxes on fuels and whether they should be brought under GST. It is a classic case of one man’s meat being the other’s poison. Consumers will benefit if petrol and diesel are taxed under GST, but the government stands to lose a big chunk of its revenues.
Companies found guilty of providing false information would be prosecuted under the Companies Act.
Some members of the National Students Union of India (NSUI), the party's student wing, greeted him as he left Jamnagar for Rajkot this morning.
According to government data, there are 2.47 lakh open defecation free villages in the country as of September 2017, as compared to 47,300 villages in 2015-2016.
The minimum fare for less than two kilometres will stay unchanged at Rs 10 but the highest fare will be raised to Rs 60 from Rs 50 for journeys beyond 32 kilometres
The Indian Embassy here in association with India Tourism Office in Dubai organised the seminar entitled 'Incredible India Road Show'.
Tejashwi, who was summoned to appear today, sent his counsel who submitted the request seeking time to appear before the investigation team, sources in the agency said.
The government has said it will borrow 3.72 trillion rupees ($56.92 billion) via bonds during April-September, comprising 64 percent of its full-year borrowing.
The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) in its September 12, 2017 order had directed Bakshi to sell his stake in the joint venture (JV), Connaught Plaza Restaurants Pvt Ltd (CPRL), to McDonald's India Pvt Ltd (MIPL).
"India's GDP growth is downgraded to 7 per cent in financial year 2017-18, a 0.4 percentage point drop from the April forecast. In financial year 2018-19, the forecast is adjusted down to 7.4 per cent, from 7.6 per cent," ADB said in its Asian Development Outlook 2017 update.
Even as Nitin Gadkari took charge as the Water Resources Minister replacing Uma Bharti, most of the work in Clean Ganga initiative remains shelved.
The economist, who has been a member of Niti Aayog, will now be heading the recently revived Economic Advisory Council
The plea for urgent hearing of Honeypreet's application was mentioned before Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar who sought to know why they are "super- excited now".
Zakia Jafri is the widow of Ehsan Jafri, a former Congress MP, who was among 68 people killed when a mob set his house in Gulberg Society on fire on February 28, 2002, a day after the Godhra train burning incident.
According to a report compiled by three corporations, the total number of dengue cases stood at 3,109. The total number of malaria and chikungunya cases stood at 954 and 533, respectively
The judgment authored and delivered by Justice Ashutosh Kumar handed out an elaborate explanation of the concept of “consent” in sexual assault cases and how “gender equations” play a vital role.
The Varanasi district magistrate has written to the BHU Registrar asking him to take immediate steps to address the concerns of the female students. Meanwhile, it is being said that the university V-C’s chair is now at risk, after he failed to handle the situation.
The slain officer Umar Fayaz was attending a wedding when he was brutally killed
The government has revised its tender for acquiring electric cars for the use of the state as several companies objected by saying that the specifications listed initially were drafted to benefit a particular manufacturer.
Britain, France, the United States and four other countries requested the meeting after more than 430,000 people, mostly Rohingya Muslims, fled an army campaign in Myanmar in recent weeks and crossed into Bangladesh.
"India and Pakistan became free within hours of each other. Why is it that today India is a recognised IT superpower in the world, and Pakistan is recognised only as the pre-eminent export factory for terror?", Swaraj said in her speech at the UN General Assembly.
"The incident at BHU is BJP's version of 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao'. And, when they (girls) demand their rights, beat them up. This incident happened in the PM's constituency. Modiji should apologise to the students of BHU and take immediate action," Gandhi told reporters here.
Mattis, the first Cabinet Minister of the Trump Administration to visit India from tomorrow, said that for America India was clearly a pillar of regional stability and security.
Rane met several Maharashtra BJP leaders, including state BJP chief Raosaheb Patil Danve, earlier in the day before meeting Shah, sources said.
Under the project, the government would seek public opinion on how they want their dream state to be in the next seven years, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said.