Inheritance tax is levied on the wealth inherited by the legal heirs of a deceased person.
26 Dec 2018 12:57 AM
The government has already made an action plan to increase the draft depth of ports.
25 Dec 2018 1:46 PM
The new look notes are being introduced since November 2016 under Mahatma Gandhi (New) series.
25 Dec 2018 12:40 PM
Gold-linked ETFs had witnessed a withdrawal of Rs 511 crore in the first eight months of 2017-18.
25 Dec 2018 11:34 AM
The infusion is also expected to help four-to-five banks to pull out from the PCA framework and also help loan growth.
25 Dec 2018 10:25 AM
Investors have flocked to perceived safe-haven assets such as gold and government debt, at the expense of crude oil and stocks.
25 Dec 2018 1:24 AM
The Central government may introduce prepaid electricity recharge cards similar to the ones for mobile phones.
25 Dec 2018 1:24 AM
India's exports grew by a meagre 0.80 per cent to USD 26.5 billion in November.
24 Dec 2018 3:21 PM
The industry had seen a surge of 32 per cent in the AUM or an addition of over Rs 5.4 lakh crore in 2017.
24 Dec 2018 1:12 PM
Besides these steps, the ministry is also working on doing away with import licences that are required to be obtained from the DoT, he said.
22 Dec 2018 12:49 AM
On December 19, the retail price of petrol was Rs 70.63 a litre.
21 Dec 2018 5:43 PM
Around 3.20 lakh officers from various state-run banks have called for a one-day strike.
21 Dec 2018 4:05 PM
This would enable infusion of over Rs 83,000 crore in the next few months in Public Sector Banks (PSBs), said a finance ministry official.
21 Dec 2018 1:02 AM
Banks have raised 244.4 billion rupees from the market this fiscal year.
20 Dec 2018 5:45 PM
With growing population and rapid urbanisation, the demand for electricity in India will almost triple between 2018 and 2040.
20 Dec 2018 11:41 AM
Speed has improved by 15% last year, but trails behind China, tied with Brazil.
20 Dec 2018 1:26 AM
The recommendations of the panel is likely to be included in the final budget for 2019-20.
19 Dec 2018 4:32 PM
As much as 85 per cent of the planes would be narrow-body and the rest would be wide-body.
19 Dec 2018 1:20 PM
The finance minister said in Rajya Sabha that four people died during the demonetisation drive in 2016-17.
19 Dec 2018 10:16 AM
According to a notification by the finance ministry, the implementation of the duty hike has been postponed until January 31, 2019.
18 Dec 2018 2:41 PM