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20 June, 2018 5:31 PM GST on fuel may not be ‘pure’, says official

Peak tax rate of 28% plus VAT likely A peak tax rate of 28%, plus States levying some amount of local sales tax or VAT on petrol and diesel, is likely to be the tax structure when the two auto fuels are covered under the GST regime, said a top government official. The peak GST rate plus VAT would be equal to the present tax incidence, which is made up of excise 20

20 June, 2018 5:21 PM Surat selected winner for City Award; Bhopal and Ahmedabad joint winners of Innovative Idea Award

Nine awards in three categories including Project Award, Innovative Idea Award and City Award have been announced under the India Smart Cities Awards. Surat Smart City has been selected for the City Award for "great momentum" in implementation of projects, especially in the categories of urban environment, transport and mobility and sustainable integrated 23

20 June, 2018 3:21 PM Zakir Naik's Plea Against Probe Agency NIA Charge-Sheet Rejected

The court did not entertain Zakir Naik's request to issue directions to Ministry of External Affairs to revoke the suspension of his passport. Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday dismissed a petition filed by Islamic Research Foundation president and controversial preacher Zakir Naik challenging the National Investigation Agency or NIA charge-sheet 21

20 June, 2018 1:49 PM Compensation for damaged crops raised to Rs 12,000 per acre in Punjab

The enhanced compensation will be big relief for the farmers, he said adding, that the order will come into effect from June 20, 2017, said state revenue minister Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria. The Punjab government today raised the compensation for damaged crops due to bad weather from Rs 8,000 to Rs 12,000 per acre. "The state government has enhanced the compensation 20

20 June, 2018 11:55 AM Anmol Industries set for IPO

It has 62 varieties of biscuits and 26 varieties of cakes in its product portfolio. Anmol Industries Limited, a branded packaged food company focussing on biscuits and cakes, has filed papers for an initial public offering (IPO). The company is based in Kolkata with units in West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. The offer for sale is by Baijnath 19

20 June, 2018 10:12 AM Beijing Distances Itself From Envoy's Remarks On India-Pak-China Meet

This is the second time China shied away from backing Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui's comments. Beijing: China today distanced itself from its envoy's comments on the idea of trilateral cooperation between India, China and Pakistan under the aegis of the SCO, but underlined the importance of strengthening of dialogue between New Delhi and Islamabad to improve 30

20 June, 2018 9:02 AM Internet Now Has 333.8 Million Domain Names, Says VeriSign

Global leader in domain names and Internet security VeriSign on Tuesday announced that the first quarter of 2018 saw approximately 1.4 million domain name registrations, taking their total number to approximately 333.8 million across all top-level domains (TLDs). The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of approximately 148.3 million domain name registrations 26

20 June, 2018 7:54 AM RITES IPO Opens Today: Should You Subscribe? Five Things To Know

RITES IPO's floor price is 18 times of the face value of the equity shares, and the cap price is 18.5 times of the face value of equity shares. The RITES IPO (initial public offering) opened on Wednesday. The issue was subscribed upto 19 per cent by 1.15 pm. A total of 48,22,160 bids were received by afternoon today for a total issue size of 2.52 crore 24

20 June, 2018 6:26 AM Plea against TTV Dhinakaran’s victory in RK Nagar bypoll rejected

The Madras High Court on Wednesday rejected an election petition challenging the victory of Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran as an independent candidate from R.K. Nagar Assembly constituency on the ground of having allegedly indulged in corrupt practices. Justice G. Jayachandran allowed an application filed by Mr. Dhinakaran to reject 23

20 June, 2018 1:56 AM Anukreethy Vas is Miss India 2018

Anukreethy Vas, a 19-year-old college student from Tamil Nadu, has been crowned fbb Colors Femina Miss India 2018 in an extravagant ceremony held here, hosted by filmmaker Karan Johar and actor Ayushmann Khurrana. Meenakshi Chaudhary (21) from Harayana was declared the first runner-up while Andhra Pradesh’s Shrey Rao Kamvarapu (23) stood as the second 22