Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today dismissed the suggestion that India's growth rate plummeted to an all-time low as "exaggerated", saying that the country has remained the fastest growing economy in the world.
The reserves had crossed the USD 400-billion mark for the first time in the first week of September this year but have been fluctuating since then.
Landings and take-offs from all the three runways at the airport were stopped between 7.30 am and 7.50 am yesterday when a pilot of an airline reported that he had seen a drone- like object as he was preparing to land, an IGI official said.
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"The Mumbai fire incident reiterates the need for improving infrastructure conditions, in particular fire safety," National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) president Rahul Singh said in a statement.
The government has extended the last date for filing of final sales return GSTR-1 by 10 days, until January 10 under the Goods and Services Tax.
The new decision will affect the work timings of over four lakh employees who work in various government offices and institutes
Among the fourteen dead was the birthday girl who just a short while ago was blowing out candles to the chorus of "Happy Birthday" and wishes for a long life.
Speaking to reporters after visiting the building in Kamala Mill Compound in Lower Parel where the tragedy took place past midnight, Fadnavis said he had ordered safety audit of all such structures in the city.
Nearly 50,000 Aadhar enrolment operators have been suspended for violating process guidelines for Aadhar enrolment.
The three tragedies, on the same day of various months, were also linked by allegations that they were the result of apathy and could have been avoided.
The circular which was issued following an Academic Council meeting earlier in the month has also given detailed guidelines including the minimum percentage required for different graduate, post graduate and research level courses
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While the cause of the fire has yet not been identified, it is believed to have started off at some under-construction site of the restaurant which is at the roof of the building.
Indian Railways has set a target of achieving 100% electrification of its broad gauge tracks, in the December 2017 action plan.
During the Question Hour in the Rajya Sabha, Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha also said the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) which was earlier in losses has posted an operating profit and more towers will be set up to improve the service and connectivity of the public sector enterprise.
In absolute terms, the fiscal deficit -- the difference between expenditure and revenue -- was Rs 6.12 lakh crore during April-November 2017-18, according to the data by the Controller General of Accounts (CGA).
Vanishing companies are those firms which cease to file their statements of return after raising capital, and whereabouts of their registered office or directors are not known.
‘Humans of Hindutva’, a parody page on Facebook against right-wing fundamentalism and Hindutva ideology, went offline on Facebook yesterday.
The government had only used $260 million of the $1.05 billion earmarked for the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) programme between April 2015 and March 2017, according to the report from the Comptroller and Auditor General of India. The water quality in eight of 10 towns surveyed along the Ganges did not meet outdoor bathing standards.
The newly elected MLA was sworn-in as a member of the 15th Assembly by Speaker P Dhanapal in his office.
Of the 10,68,829 active unlisted private limited companies, 2,10,367 are registered in Maharashtra, 1,97,333 in Delhi and 1,24,148 registered in West Bengal, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said during Question Hour.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the slower economic growth reflected lower growth in the industry and the services sectors, due to a number of factors including structural, external, fiscal and monetary factors.
ROCs have identified 2.97 lakh companies during 2017-18 which were not filing their financial statements or annual returns for a continuous period of two or more fiscals and, prima facie, were not conducting any business in operations, Minister of Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.