There are at least a dozen categories of products like pulp and concentrates, pickling, frozen foods and vegetables, as also dehydrated onion and garlic powder, that attracts GST of 12 to 18 per cent at present, All India Food Processors Association (AIFPA) President Subhod Jindal told reporters.
Talking to reporters outside Parliament House, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said it was unfortunate that the opposition members were not allowing the Lok Sabha to function.
The ECB wants to keep headline inflation below, but close to 2 percent over the medium term.
BJD's vice-president Prasanna Acharya, who is also president of the party's farmers' wing, told reporters that the Centre had betrayed the farmers of Odisha with the false assurance to increase the MSP of paddy.
Asked if the transfer of excess reserve by the RBI to the government could lead to downgrade of the rating, Rajan said: "It could...it depends on how much. It may not be an issue now...may be an issue at some point of time. That's one concern".
Rajan said he has seen studies which reaffirm that banning of high value currency notes in late 2016 impacted India's growth significantly.
Most Asian indexes rose on hopes that the Federal Reserve would re-evaluate its hawkish stance at a meeting later this week, following signs of slower global growth.
"S&P Global Ratings views as credit negative the circumstances leading to the recent resignation of Urjit Patel, governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)," S&P analysts Michael Puli and Andrew Wood said in a note.
The Bhartiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran (P) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), claimed that the printing of currency and related activities cannot be shared with people as it will result in "proliferation of counterfeit currency and economic chaos, it observed.
Sterlite Copper's 4,00,000 tonne per annum plant in Tuticorin met over 30 percent of the of India's copper demand.
Mobile protection policies compensate for the loss incurred due to any accidental means such as theft, screen damage, and water damage
The 100 selected ‘smart cities’ include projects worth Rs 2.05 lakh crore in their proposals
EY has been selected as the consultant for the process and the government wants to complete the basics of the deal before the 2019 general elections
Some analysts say 10-year yields may fall below zero, a move that would undermine the BOJ's efforts to steepen the yield curve and give financial institutions some breathing space.
If economic data out of China keeps sending dire signals, then domestic metal companies are likely to feel the pressure
Dovish remarks by US Fed officials and fears of a US slowdown have led to lowered market expectations of Fed rate increases
The finance ministry said Asia's fourth-largest economy would post annual growth of between 2.6 and 2.7 percent this year and next year, down from the July predictions of 2.9 percent for this year and 2.8 percent for next year.
Britain voted to leave the European Union in a referendum in 2016 and is set to leave on March 29 next year, although May is struggling to get parliament to accept a divorce agreement she struck last month.
The term 'experience economy' refers to the next economy following the agrarian economy, the industrial economy, and the most recent service economy.
In the old system, the central government would levy excise duty when a good is produced in a factory and the state governments would charge VAT on top of this.
The ED said it has seized an agricultural land worth over Rs 10.27 crore in Delhi's Bijwasan area as an equivalent amount of the asset held abroad.
Work on the registry is happening in a "modular" manner and it will take three-five years before every financial transaction is recorded, said Viral Acharya.
Micro-finance instituitions can additionally enhance penetration of insurance in general and life insurance sector, KPMG said in a report.
Layoffs are a period of crisis for companies, HR can make the process more sensitive to employee needs