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The Hindu
What’s in a name? Plentytimes no resolution has been passed at any Madras High Court full court meeting
What’s in a name? Plenty
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
times no resolution has been passed at any Madras High Court full court meeting accepting the name change proposal of the Union Government. The names of the three high courts are known across the world and several of their earlier judgments have... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre puts conditions on Sagar Port funding: newkerala.com #109061Kolkata, Aug 23 : The Union government has sought West Bengal's view whether de
Centre puts conditions on Sagar Port funding: newkerala.com #109061
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
Kolkata, Aug 23 : The Union government has sought West Bengal's view whether development of Tajpur port proposed by the state can be done in a centre-state joint venture mode as in Sagar port, which, has otherwise, no economic viability, said a top... Read more
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Calcutta News
Centre puts conditions on Sagar Port funding: official Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) The Union government has sought West Bengal's view whe
Centre puts conditions on Sagar Port funding: official
Calcutta News / Posted 5 hours ago
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) The Union government has sought West Bengal's view whether development of Tajpur port proposed by the state can be done in a centre-state joint venture mode as in Sagar... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gujarat assembly passes GST billPatel, deputy chief minister of Gujarat. Introducing the GST Bill at the Assem
Gujarat assembly passes GST bill
Business Standard India / Posted 6 hours ago
Patel, deputy chief minister of Gujarat. Introducing the GST Bill at the Assembly, Nitin Patel stated that before this, union government had the autonomous right to levy and collect tax on services. With this amendment, this right will be passed... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre puts conditions on Sagar Port funding: newkerala.com #108936Kolkata, Aug 23 : The Union government has sought West Bengal's view whether de
Centre puts conditions on Sagar Port funding: newkerala.com #108936
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
Kolkata, Aug 23 : The Union government has sought West Bengal's view whether development of Tajpur port proposed by the state can be done in a centre-state joint venture mode as in Sagar port, which, has otherwise, no economic viability, said a top... Read more
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New Kerala
Mehbooba, Centre need to explain how 5 percent people have held Kashmir captive - newkerala.com #108856"Only five per cent of people are trying to vitiate the atmosphere in Kashmir.
Mehbooba, Centre need to explain how 5 percent people have held Kashmir captive - newkerala.com #108856
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
"Only five per cent of people are trying to vitiate the atmosphere in Kashmir. So, not only the chief minister but the Union Government have to explain as to how five per cent people in Kashmir have made the entire state captive. You cannot... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As John Kerry Visits Sokotoa 400 level student of English Language, became the first President of the Usma
As John Kerry Visits Sokoto
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
a 400 level student of English Language, became the first President of the Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto's Students Union Government. Women who previously attained such feats in the North in the last fifty years can be counted on finger... Read more
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New Kerala
Chandigarh will always be integral part of Punjab: Badal - newkerala.com #108806Chandigarh, Aug 23 : Virtually snubbing the recent attempt by the Union Governm
Chandigarh will always be integral part of Punjab: Badal - newkerala.com #108806
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
Chandigarh, Aug 23 : Virtually snubbing the recent attempt by the Union Government to take the control of union territory of Chandigarh out of the Punjab Governor's purview, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said on Tuesday that Chandigarh... Read more
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New Kerala
Bihar CM meets Narendra Modi to discuss flood situation - newkerala.com #108785in New Delhi to discuss about the worsening flood situation in his state, accor
Bihar CM meets Narendra Modi to discuss flood situation - newkerala.com #108785
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
in New Delhi to discuss about the worsening flood situation in his state, according to media reports. On Monday night, the Union government sent 10 National Disaster Response Force teams to Bihar and Uttar Pradesh to help in the rescue... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ind-Ra upticks GDP forecast to 7.8%; growth on but not speedyIndia's growth is in motion but not accelerating. "Despite the euphoria and th
Ind-Ra upticks GDP forecast to 7.8%; growth on but not speedy
The Economic Times / Posted 12 hours ago
India's growth is in motion but not accelerating. "Despite the euphoria and the hope that accompanied the change in the Union Government in 2014, the economic growth witnessed since then can at best be described as chugging along," it... Read more
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asianage
Ind-Ra upticks GDP forecast to 7.8 per cent; growth on but not speedyIndia's growth is in motion but not accelerating. "Despite the euphoria and th
Ind-Ra upticks GDP forecast to 7.8 per cent; growth on but not speedy
asianage / Posted 12 hours ago
India's growth is in motion but not accelerating. "Despite the euphoria and the hope that accompanied the change in the Union Government in 2014, the economic growth witnessed since then can at best be described as chugging along," it... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress sees confusing signals on Kashmirfor dialogue, Jaitley has taken a hard line on the crisis in the Valley, it say
Congress sees confusing signals on Kashmir
The Hindu / Posted 13 hours ago
for dialogue, Jaitley has taken a hard line on the crisis in the Valley, it says. The Congress said on Monday that the Union government was sending out confusing signals on Kashmir. Party spokesperson Manish Tewari said that a day after Union... Read more
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dna
Inland waterways may get 5% of road cessin West Bengal (NW97) and Zurari River (NW 111). Six more are likely to be comm
Inland waterways may get 5% of road cess
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
in West Bengal (NW97) and Zurari River (NW 111). Six more are likely to be commissioned during this financial year. The Union government has an ambitious plan to tap vast network of rivers and canals stretching 14,500 km for moving goods as well... Read more
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The Economic Times
Animal cruelty on TV bannedNEW DELHI: The Union government has now banned the screening of any visuals dep
Animal cruelty on TV banned
The Economic Times / Posted 22 hours ago
NEW DELHI: The Union government has now banned the screening of any visuals depicting cruelty to animals on television, soon after many television channels showed horrific scenes of dogs being burnt alive and another dog being flung from a... Read more
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The Economic Times
BSP may gain as cow vigilantes unite Muslims & Dalits in UPthe efforts of the BJP to win over Dalits. This after the party worked hard to
BSP may gain as cow vigilantes unite Muslims & Dalits in UP
The Economic Times / Posted 23 hours ago
the efforts of the BJP to win over Dalits. This after the party worked hard to appropriate Dalit icon BR Ambedkar, with the Union government celebrating his 125th birth anniversary in a grand fashion. The atrocities against Dalits that followed... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress sees confusing signals on Kashmirneed for dialogue, Jaitley has taken a hard line on the crisis in the Valley T
Congress sees confusing signals on Kashmir
The Hindu / Posted 23 hours ago
need for dialogue, Jaitley has taken a hard line on the crisis in the Valley The Congress said here on Monday that the Union government was sending out confusing signals on Kashmir. Party spokesperson Manish Tewari said that a day after Union... Read more
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The Hindu
Hasten a consensus on judicial appointmentsapparent, there is no doubt that any further delay in reforming the collegium s
Hasten a consensus on judicial appointments
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
apparent, there is no doubt that any further delay in reforming the collegium system will hurt the institution’s image. The Union government, tasked with revising the MoP, is awaiting the approval of the Chief Justice and his senior colleagues for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SOS to Solve Maritime Industry Woes in Tanzaniathe flag of the United Republic of Tanzania but registered and administered sep
SOS to Solve Maritime Industry Woes in Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the flag of the United Republic of Tanzania but registered and administered separately by the government of Zanzibar union government. Capt. Bendera further pointed out another challenge as ship ownership on the United Republic being... Read more
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dna
Government mulls advancing Union Budget by a month to 31 Januaryof 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17). Also with the roll out of the GST, possibly
Government mulls advancing Union Budget by a month to 31 January
dna / Posted yesterday
of 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17). Also with the roll out of the GST, possibly from April 1 2017, the need for the Union Government to legislate changes in the excise duties, service tax and cesses will cease to exit as they would all be... Read more
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Business Standard India
Confusion reigns over new renewable purchase obligationsover new renewable purchase obligationsNon-solar states oppose mandatory solar
Confusion reigns over new renewable purchase obligations
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
over new renewable purchase obligationsNon-solar states oppose mandatory solar purchase; final order under review The Union government is likely to revisit the renewable purchase obligation (RPO) targets for state-owned power distribution... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt mulls presenting Budget by Jan-endof the 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17). Also, with the roll out of the GST, poss
Govt mulls presenting Budget by Jan-end
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
of the 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17). Also, with the roll out of the GST, possibly from April 1, 2017, the need for the Union government to legislate changes in excise duties, service tax and cess will cease to exit as they would all be subsumed... Read more
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asianage
‘Gulen terror group has infiltrated India’news agency reports earlier, Turkish consul-general Erdal Sabri Ergen in Mumbai
‘Gulen terror group has infiltrated India’
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
news agency reports earlier, Turkish consul-general Erdal Sabri Ergen in Mumbai had said that his country has requested the Union government and Maharashtra state government that all institutions in Mumbai and elsewhere, connected with this network... Read more
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asianage
�Gulen terror group has infiltrated India'news agency reports earlier, Turkish consul-general Erdal Sabri Ergen in Mumbai
�Gulen terror group has infiltrated India'
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
news agency reports earlier, Turkish consul-general Erdal Sabri Ergen in Mumbai had said that his country has requested the Union government and Maharashtra state government that all institutions in Mumbai and elsewhere, connected with this network... Read more
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Business Standard India
Confusion over new renewable purchase obligationsover new renewable purchase obligationsNon-solar states oppose mandatory solar
Confusion over new renewable purchase obligations
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
over new renewable purchase obligationsNon-solar states oppose mandatory solar purchase; final order under review The Union government is likely to revisit the renewable purchase obligation (RPO) targets for state-owned power distribution... Read more
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Business Standard India
Centre releases 45,000 Mt tur daal for Maharashtrasale of tur daal at low rates at a mall in Dombivli in the district this mornin
Centre releases 45,000 Mt tur daal for Maharashtra
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
sale of tur daal at low rates at a mall in Dombivli in the district this morning, Chavan said the stock procured from the Union government would be sold to the ration card holders at the rate of Rs 95 per kilo. The government was taking action... Read more
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Business Standard India
FinMin mulling advancing Union Budget by a monthof the 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17). Also, with the roll out of the GST, poss
FinMin mulling advancing Union Budget by a month
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
of the 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17). Also, with the roll out of the GST, possibly from April 1, 2017, the need for the Union government to legislate changes in excise duties, service tax and cess will cease to exit as they would all be subsumed... Read more
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The Economic Times
Finance Ministry mulling advancing Union Budget by a monthof 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17). Also with the roll out of the GST, possibly
Finance Ministry mulling advancing Union Budget by a month
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
of 12th Five-Year Plan (2012-17). Also with the roll out of the GST, possibly from April 1 2017, the need for the Union Government to legislate changes in the excise duties, service tax and cesses will cease to exit as they would all be... Read more
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dna
Centre picks insider Urijit Patel as next governor of Reserve BankEnding two months of intense speculation, the Union government on Saturday appo
Centre picks insider Urijit Patel as next governor of Reserve Bank
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Ending two months of intense speculation, the Union government on Saturday appointed Urijit Patel as the 24th governor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for a period of three years. Patel, seen as a close aide of outgoing governor Raghuram Rajan and... Read more
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The Telegraph
Odisha points missing in river meetBJP state unit, on the other hand, has taken exception to Jena's media statemen
Odisha points missing in river meet
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
BJP state unit, on the other hand, has taken exception to Jena's media statement. "Jena violated the service rules of the Union government by disclosing the confidential letter," said party spokesperson Sajjan Sharma. In a related development,... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajiv Gandhi assassination cas: Nalini urges NCW to secure her releasea life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has appealed to the Nati
Rajiv Gandhi assassination cas: Nalini urges NCW to secure her release
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has appealed to the National Commission for Women (NCW) to urge the Union government to exercise its power under Article 72 of the Constitution and release her, given that she is the longest... Read more
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The Economic Times
Kashmir a political problem, can't be dealt with administratively: Former CM Omar Abdullahthe President. The National Conference leader said the delegation urged the Pr
Kashmir a political problem, can't be dealt with administratively: Former CM Omar Abdullah
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
the President. The National Conference leader said the delegation urged the President to use his "good office" to get the union government to acknowledge that "basically the root cause of what is happening today lies in the politics of Jammu and... Read more
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New Kerala
India's agenda mirrored in sustainable development goals: Mahajan - newkerala.com #107672Jaipur, Aug 20 : Highlighting the initiatives of the Union government for promo
India's agenda mirrored in sustainable development goals: Mahajan - newkerala.com #107672
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Jaipur, Aug 20 : Highlighting the initiatives of the Union government for promoting inclusion and social advancement, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Saturday said that India's development agenda is mirrored in the Sustainable Development Goals... Read more
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New Kerala
Kashmir a political problem, can't be dealt with administratively: Omar - newkerala.com #107644the President. The National Conference leader said the delegation urged the Pr
Kashmir a political problem, can't be dealt with administratively: Omar - newkerala.com #107644
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
the President. The National Conference leader said the delegation urged the President to use his "good office" to get the union government to acknowledge that "basically the root cause of what is happening today lies in the politics of Jammu and... Read more
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The Hindu
Rs. 1 crore for treating children with lysosomal storage disorders: Statetold a Division Bench comprising Chief Justice Subhro Kamal Mukherjee and Justi
Rs. 1 crore for treating children with lysosomal storage disorders: State
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
told a Division Bench comprising Chief Justice Subhro Kamal Mukherjee and Justice Ravi Malimath that it had requested the Union government to release Rs. 34 crore under the National Health Mission. The government counsel made these submissions... Read more
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Business Standard India
Metal shares gain; Hindalco, Vedanta, Hindustan Copper hit 52-week highis expected to rise. Moody’s says Indian industry is expected to do well becau
Metal shares gain; Hindalco, Vedanta, Hindustan Copper hit 52-week high
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
is expected to rise. Moody’s says Indian industry is expected to do well because of protection measures announced by the Union government. Jiming Zou, Moody's vice-president and senior analyst said, the profitability of Indian steel companies... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
COACT Farm Picnic planned for SundayCounty dairy farmers. Minnesota COACT and Morrison County Farmers Union co-spo
COACT Farm Picnic planned for Sunday
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
County dairy farmers. Minnesota COACT and Morrison County Farmers Union co-sponsor the Farm Picnic. Thom Petersen, Farmers Union Government Relations Director, will join the discussion along with the area's state legislative candidates. Serving of... Read more
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Business Standard India
CPCB opens bank account allowing deposit of green cess on diesel vehicles above 2,000 cc capacityto the Supreme Court order last week lifting the ban on diesel vehicles with en
CPCB opens bank account allowing deposit of green cess on diesel vehicles above 2,000 cc capacity
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
to the Supreme Court order last week lifting the ban on diesel vehicles with engine capacity over 2,000 cc in Delhi, the union government has opened a bank account where the mandated environment protection charge (EPC) can be deposited. The ban... Read more
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Business Standard India
NGT expert panel to ascertain cost of damage by AOLArt of Living organisers have accused the NGT’s expert committee, headed by the
NGT expert panel to ascertain cost of damage by AOL
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Art of Living organisers have accused the NGT’s expert committee, headed by the water resources secretary of the Union government of bias and malafide intent in not only public forums but also in a formal application before the... Read more
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The Indian Express
Union Minister VK Singh’s wife alleges blackmail by nephew’s friend, he claims threat to his life in videoguns with him.” “He has threatened me that he will ruin my husband’s reputatio
Union Minister VK Singh’s wife alleges blackmail by nephew’s friend, he claims threat to his life in video
The Indian Express / Posted 5 days ago
guns with him.” “He has threatened me that he will ruin my husband’s reputation. My husband is currently an MoS in the Union Government of India. Recently, the accused person posted a video on YouTube levelling false allegations against my... Read more
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Business Standard India
Opposition parties in Kashmir to approach President Pranab Mukherjee, want probeMLAs Hakim Mohammad Yasin and Sheikh Abdul Rashid and former minister Ghulam Ha
Opposition parties in Kashmir to approach President Pranab Mukherjee, want probe
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
MLAs Hakim Mohammad Yasin and Sheikh Abdul Rashid and former minister Ghulam Hassan Mir. "We will try to persuade the (Union) government to take steps that will at least help in improving the situation in the Valley," Omar said while referring... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian steel demand to outpace Asian peers, says Moody'sin the next 12 months. Moody’s says Indian industry is expected to do well bec
Indian steel demand to outpace Asian peers, says Moody's
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
in the next 12 months. Moody’s says Indian industry is expected to do well because of protection measures announced by the Union government. Jiming Zou, Moody's vice-president and senior analyst said, the profitability of Indian steel companies... Read more
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New Kerala
Badal seeks review amid reports of ex-bureaucrat Alphons' appointment - newkerala.com #106418Chandigarh, Aug 17 : Within hours of reports that the union government on Wedne
Badal seeks review amid reports of ex-bureaucrat Alphons' appointment - newkerala.com #106418
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Chandigarh, Aug 17 : Within hours of reports that the union government on Wednesday appointed former bureaucrat and Kerala BJP leader K.J. Alphons as the new Administrator of union territory of Chandigarh, an upset Punjab Chief Minister intervened... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Alphons’ appointment as Chandigarh administrator on hold as Punjab objectswas carved out of Punjab, Chandigarh was administered by a chief commissioner,
Alphons’ appointment as Chandigarh administrator on hold as Punjab objects
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
was carved out of Punjab, Chandigarh was administered by a chief commissioner, a serving bureaucrat who reported to the Union government. The system was abolished on June 1, 1984, on the eve of Operation Bluestar in Amritsar’s Golden Temple, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Opposition parties from J-K to apprise President Pranab Mukherjee on Kashmir situationto seek time from the President to apprise him about the real ground situation
Opposition parties from J-K to apprise President Pranab Mukherjee on Kashmir situation
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
to seek time from the President to apprise him about the real ground situation in Kashmir. "We will try to persuade the (Union) government to take steps that will at least help in improving the situation in the Valley," National Conference... Read more
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Business Standard India
Opposition parties from J&K to apprise President of Kashmir situationto seek time from the President to apprise him about the real ground situation
Opposition parties from J&K to apprise President of Kashmir situation
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
to seek time from the President to apprise him about the real ground situation in Kashmir." "We will try to persuade the (Union) government to take steps that will at least help in improving the situation in the Valley," National Conference... Read more
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The Hindu
IIT to be inaugurated in Dharwad on August 28would chair another preparatory meeting on August 23. New board Meanwhile, as
IIT to be inaugurated in Dharwad on August 28
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
would chair another preparatory meeting on August 23. New board Meanwhile, as per the Three Language Policy of the Union Government, a new name board giving primacy to Kannada has been installed on the temporary campus of the IIT. Prof.... Read more
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The Telegraph
GST unites House, CM lists gainschaired by the Union finance minister and including ministers from all states,
GST unites House, CM lists gains
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
chaired by the Union finance minister and including ministers from all states, which will oversee and administer GST. The Union government will have to get the Central GST bill and the Inter-state GST bills passed and states will also have to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bihar becomes second state to ratify GST Constitution amendment Billwhich primarily comprises his Janata Dal (United) and Lalu Prasad Yadav-led Ras
Bihar becomes second state to ratify GST Constitution amendment Bill
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
which primarily comprises his Janata Dal (United) and Lalu Prasad Yadav-led Rashtriya Janata Dal. Kumar demanded that the union government must share tax collecting powers with the states. "There must not be dual tax administration in the country.... Read more
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New Kerala
Jaitley urges Telangana CM to ensure quick ratification of GST Bill - newkerala.com #105955harmonise the indirect tax regime, broaden the tax base and result in better ta
Jaitley urges Telangana CM to ensure quick ratification of GST Bill - newkerala.com #105955
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
harmonise the indirect tax regime, broaden the tax base and result in better tax compliance. "It is also proposed that the Union Government shall compensate the states for any revenue loss caused to them on account of implementation of GST for a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jaitley writes to Andhra, Telangana CMs over GST Bill nodadded. In the letters, he listed the salient features of the GST and the propo
Jaitley writes to Andhra, Telangana CMs over GST Bill nod
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
added. In the letters, he listed the salient features of the GST and the proposed GST Council. "It is also proposed the Union Government shall compensate the states for any revenue losses caused to them on account of implementation of GST for a... Read more
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