One of the major pull factors for the tax net was the input tax credit, but the bigger trigger was capturing of the data in a seamless manner.
It appears that the GST has brought in a competitive edge for consumption-led states.
01 Jul 2018 7:00 AM
One of the advantages of the GST regime is the elimination of multiple taxes.
01 Jul 2018 6:54 AM
Liquor, LPG, natural gas, aviation turbine fuel (ATF), petrol and diesel are exempt from GST.
01 Jul 2018 6:50 AM
The powers of the Centre and the states were clearly demarcated.
01 Jul 2018 12:01 AM
Several countries have either threatened to retaliate or have retaliated against the targeting of their imports by the United States.
24 Jun 2018 6:53 AM
Taking cue from the US, India can also strive to restart many of its fading industries which slowed down due to the huge inflow of Chinese imports.
24 Jun 2018 6:45 AM
We have TV anchors shouting hoarse declaring everyone who does not agree with them as anti-nationals.
19 Jun 2018 5:48 AM
The more productive effort would be to make our public servants understand the law and the Constitution.
19 Jun 2018 5:32 AM
Education for democracy and in democracy are absolutely essential for the success of a democratic experiment.
19 Jun 2018 5:22 AM
The primary focus of the civil services created by the British Raj was on law and order and revenue collection.
17 Jun 2018 6:44 AM
Dalits are particularly wary of quota rules being ignored in the lateral entry scheme.
17 Jun 2018 12:25 AM
The BJP intends to project Modi as “Mahabharata’s Abhimanyu, trapped in enemy’s chakravyuh fought valiantly.”
10 Jun 2018 6:29 AM
The Trinamool Congress supporters however blamed the criminal gangs crossing over to the district from Jharkhand for the murder.
10 Jun 2018 12:43 AM
TMC supremo and its leaders are scared of BJP's growing popularity and support in the state, says Shahnawaz Hussain.
10 Jun 2018 12:35 AM
Political parties are in fact the kingpins of the democratic system.
03 Jun 2018 12:46 AM
A political party is, first of all, a voluntary association of people who believe in a particular ideology or a particular view of social change.
03 Jun 2018 12:41 AM
In upcoming elections, the BJP and Congress may be pitted face to face in MP and Rajasthan
27 May 2018 2:30 AM
The Congress, with 22 berths and Deputy Chief Ministership and Speakership, should have no reason to complain.
27 May 2018 2:28 AM
Entrepreneurs, too, fail to strengthen their position once on top.
20 May 2018 1:11 AM