Taxpayers file 3.3 million GST returns for September till noon as deadline draws near: GSTN Chairman

The deadline for filing the initial returns in GSTR-3B for September under the Goods and Services Tax regime ends midnight tonight.

Indian Railways plan to make 500 long-distance trains faster by up to two hours

Following directions from Railway Minister Piyush Goyal earlier this month, the national carrier incorporated "innovative timetabling" under which running time of popular trains will reduce by 15 minutes to two hours.

No instruction for mandatory linking Aadhaar and bank account: RBI in RTI response

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has made it clear that it has not issued instructions regarding mandatory liking of the two.

Debt-laden Air India looks for Rs 1,500 crore short term loans to meet working capitals

The State Airlines has requested the banks to submit their proposals -financial bids along with the amount they are willing to provide - by October 26. The loan will have a tenure up to June 27, 2018 from the date of being availed and the deadline could be extended.

MPC minutes give no sign of rate cut in the near term: Report

The reports expects retail inflation to average around 3.3 per cent in this fiscal, noting however that directionally inflation will be trending higher and core inflation too will likely stay sticky around 4.5 per cent.

Sat Oct 21 08:21:08 IST 2017

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