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Anand Kripalu
New Delhi, January 21, 2021
Need to build on 'flexibility' and 'agility' as strategic advantages, while being bolder and less risk-averse


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 27, 2020
Indian states have been wanting to lift ban on the sale of liquor since the implementation of lockdown in the country. The state governments have been running out of money to sustain their fight against novel coronavirus. The nationwide lockdown has dried up GST collection for states and strained their finances. Some states have even imposed higher taxes on alcohol to compensate for lack of income from other sources, amid lockdown. With 16 crore alcohol users in India, taxes on alcohol have always been a stable source of revenue for states. Watch the video for more.Also Read: Rising global crude price raises India's basket 93% to $33


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 20, 2020
The pandemic-driven lockdown has dried up the revenue sources of states, one of the major sources of revenue being liquor. The five southern states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala together consume as much as 45 per cent of all liquor sold in the country. More than 10% of the revenues of these states come from a single source. The revenue share for different states varies as per tax levied on liquor. Tamil Nadu and Kerala make it to the top spot with 15% of revenue share, with Kerala having liquor as the single largest revenue source, whereas Delhi takes the third position with 12% revenue rate. Watch the video for more.Also Read: 7 states with high informal labour see steepest jump in unemployment rate


BusinessToday.In
May 19, 2020
Coronavirus lockdown 4.0 India live updates: Maharashtra government issued fresh lockdown guidelines on Tuesday. All urban areas including Mumbai have been put in red zones, rest have been put in orange and green zones. India's total COVID-19 tally climbed to 1,01,139 on Tuesday, according to Union Health Ministry


PTI
May 15, 2020
A review of studies by public health experts convened by WHO on April 29 found that smokers are more likely to develop severe diseases, compared to non-smokers, said Binoy Mathew, senior programme officer of Voluntary Health Association of India


Reuters
May 15, 2020
The figure announced by Bach does not include any costs Tokyo Games organisers and the Japanese government have to incur due to the 12-month delay of the world's biggest multi-sports event


Reuters
May 14, 2020
The United States takes 75% of all Canadian goods exports. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said talks about the border \"are going well and we're confident about being able to continue to keep Canadians safe\"


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 13, 2020
Lockdown 4.0: Swiggy said that it is in talks with various state governments and that they are waiting for a green signal from the government before rushing into liquor delivery


PTI
May 9, 2020
Green Card, known officially as a Permanent Resident Card, is a document issued to immigrants to the US as evidence that the bearer has been granted the privilege of residing permanently


PTI
May 9, 2020
More than 33 million Americans have lost their jobs in the last two months due to the coronavirus pandemic that has brought the US economy to a standstill


PTI
May 8, 2020
After reporting just a handful of COVID-19 cases in late February, Pakistan's numbers began to surge from mid-March


Reuters
May 8, 2020
Revenue was flat at 14.23 billion euros as increases at Siemens Healthineers and its train-making mobility unit offset a decline at Digital Industries


BusinessToday.In
May 8, 2020
Coronavirus lockdown live updates: India's 216 districts have reported no positive cases of COVID-19; 42 districts have reported no new case in the last 28 days, says Lav Agrawal, Health Ministry Joint Secretary


PTI
May 6, 2020
However, the OCI card holders who are already in India can stay in the country for \"any length of time\"


BusinessToday.In
May 6, 2020
Coronavirus in India live updates: Home Affairs Secretary Ajay Bhalla has chided West Bengal for inadequate COVID-19 testing and highest mortality rate among states; Maharashtra remains the worst-hit state, followed by Gujarat and Delhi


Rahul Shrivastava
New Delhi, May 5, 2020
According to the Reserve Bank of India's 'State Finances: A Study of Budgets of 2019-20' report published in September 2019, the levies on alcohol make-up on an average 10 to 15 per cent of States' Own Tax Revenue (SOTR) for the majority of states


BusinessToday.In
May 4, 2020
Coronavirus update: As per the Ministry of Home Affairs guidelines, retail sale of liquor, paan, and tobacco is permitted in the green zone, orange zone as well as non-containment areas in red zones, ensuring six feet of physical distancing


BusinessToday.In
May 4, 2020
Coronavirus lockdown 3.0: In the last 24 hours, 1,074 patients have been cured, which happens to be highest number of cured patient in a day


Associated Press
May 1, 2020
Even with the easing, sales of liquor and cigarettes remain banned, which some have criticized as puritanical. But health officials warn that smoking might exacerbate respiratory problems experienced with COVID-19


BusinessToday.In
May 1, 2020
Coronavirus update: Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa said that coronavirus cases might continue to emerge for another 2-3 months. In such a scenario, it is imperative that economic activities are also taken care of along with measures to control the pandemic


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