Govt. may meld Make in India with Invest India, says Prabhu
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Govt. may meld Make in India with Invest India, says Prabhu

Centre mulls new approach to attract more foreign investment in manufacturing The Centre is mulling a new approach that institutionalises the combined strengths of its ‘Make In India’…

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Now, a debate on ‘royal welcome’ for Ivanka
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Now, a debate on ‘royal welcome’ for Ivanka

While the head of a business chamber dismisses criticism, Opposition says Modi belittled PM’s post by meeting her India will benefit from the visit of Ivanka Trump, daughter…

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GST Council’s proposal to offer a 2% discount may spur digital payments
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GST Council’s proposal to offer a 2% discount may spur digital payments

The GST Council’s proposal to offer a 2% discount may spur digital payments but would necessitate changes in the GST returns process The Goods and Services Tax Council’s…

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Food prices spur CPI inflation to 3.58%
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Food prices spur CPI inflation to 3.58%

Acceleration in Oct. retail price gains also driven by fuel and light segment as crude oil climbs globally Retail inflation accelerated to 3.58% in October on the back…

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The rupee lost 20 paise to 65.36 against the dollar on Monday
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The rupee lost 20 paise to 65.36 against the dollar on Monday

Dealers also attributed the rupee’s fall to increased demand for the US currency from importers and banks. The rupee lost 20 paise to 65.36 against the dollar on…

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Mapping the not-so-normal monsoon
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Mapping the not-so-normal monsoon

States where rainfall has been deficient make a difference to crop prospects If you’re statistically inclined, you may be celebrating the fact that the south-west monsoon for 2017,…

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Govt expects RBI to cut rate amid slowdown
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Govt expects RBI to cut rate amid slowdown

The Monetary Policy Committee of the RBI is scheduled to come out with next bi-monthly monetary policy decision on October 4. The government expects a helping hand from…

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Two months of GST, tax collection falls 3.6% in August
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Two months of GST, tax collection falls 3.6% in August

Union and state governments collected R90,669 crore as goods and service tax (GST) in August, 3.6% less than what was collected in July, the first month of the…

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ADB lowers India growth forecast for this fiscal and next
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ADB lowers India growth forecast for this fiscal and next

Asian Development Bank has downgraded India’s growth projection to 7% for the current fiscal while lowering its forecast for the next financial year as well. “India’s GDP growth…

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Chunk of GST claims ineligible for refunds
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Chunk of GST claims ineligible for refunds

A “large part” of the ₹65,000 crore of transitional credit claims received by the government under the Goods and Services Tax regime are ineligible for refunds, a senior…

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