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6 October, 2017 7:31 AM GST Council is mulling pre-GST regime benefits for exporters, says report

The 22nd Goods and Service Tax (GST) Council meet is underway in the national capital. The council is likely to address concerns raised by small-scale industries, traders and exporters. In the meet, the GST Council could take a host of decisions that includes - faster refunds to exporters, increase in threshold limit and easy tax filings. The government 37

3 October, 2017 11:32 AM New Breast Cancer Test May Predict a Relapse, A Healthy Diet May Help Cut the Risk

Breast cancer is one of the most common cancer types in women. Some of the factors leading to breast cancer development include obesity, familial cancer history, sedentary lifestyle, early menarche, late child birth or no child birth among others. Breastfeeding is considered one as of the ways to avoid breast cancer. According to Cancer Research UK, adopting 12

14 September, 2017 7:43 AM WPI inflation rises sharply to 3.24 % in August

Wholesale inflation rose to a four-month high of 3.24 % in August as prices of food articles, led by onions and vegetables, soared. Inflation based on the wholesale price index (WPI) was 1.88 % in July 2017 and 1.09 % in August 2016. The last such high level of inflation was witnessed in April when the rate of price rise was 3.85 %. The government data released 24

13 August, 2017 10:35 AM What's the Difference Between Vegan and Vegetarian?

A vegetarian is someone who does not eat meat or consume any kind of animal product. They exclude meat, poultry and even seafood from their diet, however they may go on to consume dairy products such as milk and eggs. Likewise, vegans avoid meat, poultry and seafood but they take a little step ahead by not consuming milk, eggs, honey or any product/by-product 61

2 August, 2017 9:13 AM RBI cuts Repo Rate by 25 bps: Full text of third bi-monthly monetary policy, 2017-18

1. Reduce the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 25 basis points from 6.25 per cent to 6.0 per cent with immediate effect. Consequently, the reverse repo rate under the LAF stands adjusted to 5.75 per cent, and the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the Bank Rate to 6.25 per cent. The decision of the MPC is consistent 37

21 July, 2017 4:19 PM Chicken biscuits, tulsi bars developed by DRDO

The major food products developed by DRDO are chicken biscuits, mutton bar, composite cereals bars, egg protein biscuits, iron and protein rich food bar, chicken katti rolls and anti-fatigue tulsi bar, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said. New Delhi: Various nutritious and protein-rich food items have been developed by the DRDO for security personnel deployed 45

2 July, 2017 7:55 PM Kharif sowing completed on two lakh hectares

Even as Kalaburagi district received widespread rainfall in the last one month, farmers have completed sowing on 2,01,103 hectares of land, recording 36 % achievement for the targeted 5,59,785 hectares during the kharif season, till July 1. According to the Department of Agriculture, sowing has been completed on 35,371 hectares in Afzalpur taluk against 25

23 June, 2017 5:27 PM Rice sowing area up over 4 percent so far this kharif season

Sowing area under paddy has risen to 16.7 lakh hectares, while pulses acreage is down by over 30 percent so far in the ongoing kharif season. Sowing operation in the kharif season begins normally with the onset of southwest monsoon and picks up the pace from July. Paddy, tur, moong, urad, paddy, tur, moong, urad, soyabean, sunflower seed and cotton are the main crops 42

20 June, 2017 7:18 PM Punjab Budget Exposes Fine Print Of Ambitious Farm Loan Waiver

Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Badal also vowed to push farmers in India's food bowl towards cash crops rather than cereals and announced setting up a horticulture university to drive this diversification. Chandigarh: After Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra, the Amarinder Singh-led Punjab government too has announced a loan waiver for its farmers. It was meant 33

12 June, 2017 3:13 PM Amid agri unrest, May retail inflation at another low of 2.18%

Food prices entered a deflationary zone in May, with Consumer Food Price Index at minus 1.05% Retail inflation for the month of May hit another series low, coming down to 2.18 per cent. Consumer Price Index-based inflation (CPI) was 2.99 per cent in April and 5.76 per cent in May last year. Food prices entered a deflationary zone in May, with the Consumer 74