Including petrol, diesel in GST won't reduce prices much, says Sushil Modi

While bringing petroleum products under the GST regime is being touted as a possible way to control the rising petrol and diesel prices, Bihar Finance Minister Sushil Modi has said that this move will not make much of a difference.

PM Modi has ensured 'scam-free' governance, says Arun Jaitley on govt's 4th anniversary

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the ten years of the UPA rule had unquestionably witnessed the most corrupt government since Independence. 

I-T Department releases all seven ITR forms for e-filing

The tax department has launched the ITR forms gradually since April 5 as the taxpayers have been looking forward to file their returns before the stipulated deadline of July 31.

Pakistan seeks economic lifeline with fresh China loans

Pakistan expects to obtain fresh Chinese loans worth $1-2 billion to help it avert a balance of payments crisis, Pakistani government sources said, in another sign of Islamabad's growing reliance on Beijing for financial support.

Walmart is the US version of The East India Company, says traders body CAIT

The CAIT fears that Walmart will penetrate the retail trade through e-commerce and indulge in predatory pricing with deep discounting which will eventually create an uneven playing field for domestic players.

Sun May 27 08:21:03 IST 2018

From The Magazine

Steady State

The RBI's latest report on states finds that economic growth is well spread out even as southern states lead in social spending.