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LPG-like cash transfer for kerosene soon

The Modi government is now targeting leakage in kerosene subsidy.

02 Jan 2016 4:56 AM

In net debate, many views on Free Basics

A joint statement by IIT and IISc professors said that allowing a private entity to define for Indian Internet users what is “basic” and to have access to the personal content created and used by mill

31 Dec 2015 2:40 AM

TRAI extends deadline by January 7 as net row hots up

As the debate heats up in India over Facebook’s Free Basics, telecom regulator Trai on Wednesday extended by a week to January 7 the last date for getting feedback on its paper on differential data pr

31 Dec 2015 12:02 AM

Yahoo names ‘cow’ as Personality of 2015

The humble cow was named as “Personality of the Year”, trumping other high-profile contenders in Yahoo’s 2015 India “Year in Review” (YIR) list.

22 Dec 2015 12:02 AM

India lowers GDP target for 2015-16

7-7.5 per cent growth predicted

19 Dec 2015 7:10 AM


Government sees little negative impact of US Fed hike

‘We are relatively well-cushioned’

18 Dec 2015 12:11 AM

PAN limit for unlisted firm shares hiked to Rs 1 lakh

For purchase or sale of shares of an unlisted company the monetary limit for furnishing PAN has been hiked to Rs 1 lakh from Rs 50,000.

16 Dec 2015 4:59 AM

PAN limits raised for a series of transactions

To curb circulation of black money, the government on Tuesday made it mandatory to produce PAN for buying goods and services over Rs 2 lakhs regardless of the mode of payment from January 1, 2016.

16 Dec 2015 1:02 AM

Carmakers don’t see sales affected

Carmakers are anxiously waiting to see how Delhi consumers will react to the odd and even formula — where odd and even numbered cars will be allowed on alternate days — which will come into effect in

13 Dec 2015 5:31 AM

GST panel recommends 12 percent goods, 40 percent in tax

The Subramanian panel’s report said: “This allocation must reflect the revenue requirements of the Centre and states so that revenues are protected.

05 Dec 2015 2:39 AM


Panel for 17-1 per cent as GST rate, backs scrapping 1 per cent extra levy

The GST panel headed by chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian on Friday recommended that the maximum possible tax base under the proposed Goods and Services Tax be taxed at the standard rate, that

05 Dec 2015 12:23 AM

GDP at 7.4 per cent, India growing the fastest

Manufacturing leads the way

01 Dec 2015 1:33 AM

India questions OECD climate fund report

India on Sunday questioned the “correctness” of an OECD report claiming significant progress on a road map for $100 billion a year climate-change financing by 2020.

30 Nov 2015 6:35 AM

In a big reform, FDI norms made easier in 15 sectors

Modi government acts within days of Bihar debacle, major impact in defence, aviation, real estate

11 Nov 2015 5:13 AM

GST, other key reforms likely to face setback

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s push to bring in crucial economic reforms like the Goods and Services Tax is likely to get more difficult after the BJP’s defeat in the Bihar elections, despite recent c

09 Nov 2015 12:34 AM


Modi: India is doing better in last 17 months

GDP up, graft down, reforms inclusive: PM

07 Nov 2015 3:59 AM

Rein in hotheads: Moody’s

Credit rating agency Moody’s has warned Prime Minister Narendra Modi to keep a check on the hot heads in his party or risk “losing domestic and global credibility”.

31 Oct 2015 2:06 AM

Insurance firms can’t deny claims for 3-year-old policies

In a significant pro-consumer move, life insurance companies will now not be able to deny an insurance claim after three years of commencement of policy on any ground.

16 Mar 2015 1:35 AM

Cheap loans for durables by PSU banks

PSU banks will offer cheap loans to consumers to buy two-wheelers, televisions, washing machines, air-conditioners and refrigerators, among others, in an attempt to stimulate demand and boost growth.

03 Oct 2013 11:59 PM

Google Talk bug sends IMs to wrong contacts

Users of Google’s instant messaging service (also known as GTalk) on Wednesday complained that the messages sent using the popular chat services were being delivered to the wrong recipients.

27 Sep 2013 12:03 PM