Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Photo: Shutterstock The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Saturday failed, for the third time in a month, to break the deadlock between the Centre and the states on the control of assessees under the new indirect tax regime.
India lacks laws to protect consumers if they lose money during digital transactions even as the government pushes for a less-cash economy after it withdrew Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes as legal tender.
Palladium mall phoenix mills in MumbaiIt did not surprise when Modi government's demonetisation move, aimed to curb the use of black money, hit the real estate industry hard. The industry has for long been used to park such undeclared cash.
Ahead of the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) election slated for early 2017, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena both want to take credit for the country’s first 29.22-km coastal highway project.
Pakistani prime minister's adviser on foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz addresses a news conference in Islamabad, Pakistan.
India’s flagship hydrocarbon event, Petrotech, this time around has a dose of women power. It will start with a pre-event on women and the highlight of the show is a spiritual talk by widely acclaimed Brahma Kumari Shivani.
For mobile wallet company Paytm, it was a sheer stroke of luck that demonetisation came at a time when it was almost ready to launch its payments bank.
Prashant MaliEarlier this week, the official Twitter account of Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi was hacked. Hours later, the Congress party’s verified account was also compromised. In both cases, miscreants posted abusive tweets.
People queue up outside a bank to exchange their old 500- and 1,000-rupee notesThe Lok Sabha may witness a debate on Monday over the demonetisation issue under a rule which does not entail voting as the Speaker has admitted a motion in this regard.
Photo: Shutterstock 63 Moons Technologies, formerly Financial Technologies India, has introduced a trading platform for the equity markets.
A file photo of Kolkata’s Burrabazar.
In this file photo, Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu at the Business Standard Andhra Pradesh Round Table in Vijayawada.
Volatility marked the Indian equity markets during the just concluded weekly trade as gains made on the back of value buying and positive domestic macro-economic data were ceded due to concerns over upcoming global events and profit booking.
An out of order ATMPeople in Mumbai and suburbs continued to queue up before banks and ATMs to withdraw cash even as the resumption of road toll after over a three-week gap on Saturday resulted in vehicles crawling near plazas, especially due to the
Four employees, including a branch manager, of HDFC bank, were sacked in Chandigarh for allegedly indulging in unauthorised exchange of demonetised currency notes, the bank said in a statement on Saturday.
Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev on Saturday asserted that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was not against demonetisation but only in the way it was implemented, adding that he firmly disagreed with all notions that she was against the scheme since she
Prime Minister Narendra Modi.