Probing windshield cracks on Air India Dreamliners, says Boeing

Probing windshield cracks on Air India Dreamliners, says Boeing

Aerospace manufacturer Boeing is examining the issue of windshield cracks on its 787 Dreamliners after Air India witnessed three such incidents in the recent past. Earlier this month, a Delhi-Kolkata plane was forced to return to the Indira Gandhi International...
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GST Council cuts tax rates on 29 items, discusses simpler return-filing process

GST Council cuts tax rates on 29 items, discusses simpler return-filing process

The Goods and Services Tax Council (GST Council) on Thursday cut tax rates on 29 products and 54 services at its 25th meeting and agreed to make the process of filing tax returns simpler. At the meeting chaired by finance...
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Keeping a close watch on petrol and diesel prices, says Pradhan

Keeping a close watch on petrol and diesel prices, says Pradhan

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan remained non-committal on Thursday on cutting excise duty on petrol and diesel, which have touched record highs, saying the government was keeping a close watch on the situation. Petrol price rose to Rs 71.56 per litre...
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Fiscal Consolidation Plan Likely To Continue: Report

Fiscal Consolidation Plan Likely To Continue: Report

The government is likely to stick to the medium-term fiscal consolidation plan by targeting 2018-19 fiscal deficit at 3 per cent of GDP, a Deutsche Bank report says. According to the global financial services major, the fiscal deficit target for...
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GST Rate Changed For 29 Goods, 53 Categories Of Services

GST Rate Changed For 29 Goods, 53 Categories Of Services

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the new rates will be effective January 25 HIGHLIGHTS New rates will be take effect from January 25, says finance minister GST Council considers simplification of return filing process In next meet, bringing petroleum under.....
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At GST Meet, Nandan Nilekani’s Masterclass On Simplifying Returns

At GST Meet, Nandan Nilekani’s Masterclass On Simplifying Returns

  Arun Jaitley said the GST council would take a decision on simplifying returns at the next meeting NEW DELHI: Infosys chairman Nandan Nilekani, brought in by the government to simplify the process of filing GST returns, made a long...
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