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Not printing new price can put traders in jail

Traders may have to pay Rs 1 Lakh in fine for non-compliance.

08 Jul 2017 7:05 AM

Cos must print post-GST MRP on items or face penalty, says Paswan

Ram Vilas Paswan directed that items must carry post-GST MRPs so that consumers are aware of new rates.

07 Jul 2017 4:24 PM

Govt sets up 60 consumer helplines to tackle GST concerns

Government increased call centres as it wants to pass on the benefits of decreased prices, after the imposition of the GST

05 Jul 2017 6:00 PM

Traders can raise MRP of unsold items: Centre

Price stickers allowed for 3 months; Traders told to mention GST.

05 Jul 2017 3:58 AM

MRP labelling mandatory from next year, rules food ministry

The government said that the rules have been amended to enhance consumer protection and ease of doing business.

30 Jun 2017 2:20 PM


Paswan asks states to allot ration shops as per reservation policy

Ram Vilas Paswan said allotment of FPS should be as per reservation policy and SC/ST members should be given priority.

28 Jun 2017 2:13 PM

Name of Prez candidate will be declared before June 23: Venkaiah

The election for the next President of India is to be held on July 17 as President Pranab Mukherjee will demit the office on July 25.

18 Jun 2017 3:50 PM

Centre asks states to ensure clean drinking water for all

The Indian Standard for safe drinking water provides the requirements and the methods of sampling, testing for drinking water.

20 May 2017 1:18 AM

Consumers to pay less for common items under GST: Paswan

Free movement of goods will ensure easy availability and keep prices under check.

19 May 2017 10:39 AM

RJD might move out of Bihar alliance, says Paswan

Mr Paswan, who has been on the same side with the many parties trying to forge an anti-BJP front now.

19 May 2017 12:48 AM


Govt planning to supply fortified wheat via PDS, says Ram Vilas Paswan

Paswan also said that the Centre is linking ration cards to Aadhaar to weed out bogus ration cards.

16 May 2017 7:16 AM

AAY to get 1 kg subsidised sugar via ration shops: Paswan

Sugar subsidy to AAY and other beneficiaries via PDS was discontinued with effect from March 2017.

15 May 2017 3:56 PM

Give Army full power in Kashmir, says Paswan

Paswan added a line saying that the 2019 elections would be fought under the leadership of Modi.

05 May 2017 12:05 AM

Linking Aadhaar with ration cards results in money saving

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said that linking resulted in a huge saving of Rs 14,000 crore.

04 May 2017 9:03 PM

Paswan to oppn: Stop wasting time, no vacancy for PM post till 2024

He also heaped praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his 'pro-Dalit' measures.

02 May 2017 5:15 PM


Dual pricing on packaged products under govt lens

Sources said that proposal on universal pricing for all packaged products is currently being evaluated by the law ministry.

28 Apr 2017 6:08 AM

Display subsidy from Centre, states: Paswan to PDS outlets

Directive from Paswan aims to end confusion and promote transparency in disbursal of subsidy amount.

24 Apr 2017 3:08 PM

Does service charge reach staff: Paswan asks hotels

The new Consumer Protection Bill under which an authority will be set up will have powers to take action.

24 Apr 2017 9:31 AM

Illegal to impose service tax mandatorily: Ram Vilas Paswan

The Union Minister said that the customer has the right to approach Consumer Affairs department if they are forced to pay such charges.

23 Apr 2017 4:49 PM

Service fee is voluntary, says Ram Vilas Paswan

Restaurants and hotels can no longer put service charge as part of the bill.

22 Apr 2017 3:35 AM