New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) As the Goods and Services Tax Bill got the parliamentary nod to end a stalemate that lasted almost 10 years, the Rajya Sabha saw a rare camaraderie and unanimity when all members present voted in favour of the statute.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Watch and jewellery maker Timex Group on Wednesday reported a standalone net loss of Rs 2.99 crore for the first (April-June) quarter of fiscal 2016-17, which is 37 per cent less than Rs 4.74 crore it posted in the like period year ago.
Bengaluru, Aug 3 (IANS) New online legal documentation portal LegalDesk.com on Wednesday announced electronic signing (eSign) service on the state-run Aadhaar platform to all citizens with the unique identification number.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday decided to extend production subsidy to sugar mills to achieve expected performance in respect of export of sugar and supply of ethanol.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Strong differences emerged between the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) and the opposition in the Rajya Sabha here on Wednesday over the issue of Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill being presented as a finance or money bill.
Riyadh/New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Saudi Arabian government has "taken serious note" of violation of labour laws by a construction company resulting in financial crisis for thousands of Indian workers, Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Cabinet on Wednesday approved spectrum usage charge (SUC) at the rate of 3 per cent of adjusted gross revenue (AGR) for the upcoming telecom spectrum auction, an official said.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday accepted major recommendations of the Sub-Group of Chief Ministers on rationalisation of Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSSs), which had suggested that the total number of schemes should not normally exceed 30.
Hyderabad, Aug 3 (IANS) Nasscom on Wednesday urged the government not to make Goods and Services Tax (GST) procedurally a nightmare for Information Technology services sector.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) As the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday finally took up discussion on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill, with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley moving it for consideration and passage, industry stakeholders welcomed the move but also expressed some concerns.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Chinese internet and technology conglomerate LeEco's online marketplace LeMall on Wednesday announced a one-day shopping carnival, which will later happen on a regular basis.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Even after Rajya Sabha's consent to a pan-India goods and services tax regime, vide a Constitution amendment bill, it may still take months before this major indirect tax reform is implemented, experts said, explaining the steps ahead:
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Global IT services major HCL Technologies Ltd. on Wednesday reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 2,047 crore for first (April-June) quarter of fiscal 2016-17, registering 14.8 per cent year-on-year (YoY) growth.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The government has imposed financial penalty of Rs 2,313.05 crore on telecom service providers for violating subscriber verification norms till May 2016, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) PE Electronics, official brand licence partner of Philips in India, launched its new age content-driven LED TVs here on Wednesday in partnership with e-commerce platform Amazon India.