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'Kudos': FM to DRI officials injured in bid to stop smugglers at Kozhikode airport

New Delhi, Sept. 6 -- Three people have been arrested outside the Kozhikode airport for smuggling gold in an operation that left two personnel of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) injured,... Read More


Timing of essence in announcing a second stimulus, says Pronab Sen

New Delhi, Sept. 6 -- India is facing sharp economic contraction and a surge in coronavirus cases, while policymakers at central and state governments are grappling with revenue shortfall in the face ... Read More


Deficit targeting may see sweeping changes

New Delhi, Sept. 5 -- A fundamental revisit of the way India sets its fiscal deficit targets may be on the cards, with the Fifteenth Finance Commission (FFC) discussing ways to do so at a meeting on F... Read More


Deficit targeting may see sweeping changes

new delhi, Sept. 5 -- A fundamental revisit of the way India sets its fiscal deficit targets may be on the cards, with the Fifteenth Finance Commission (FFC) discussing ways to do so at a meeting on F... Read More


Jharkhand CM seeks Modi's intervention to resolve GST deadlock

New Delhi, Sept. 4 -- Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren on Friday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene in the controversy over paying states compensation for their Goods and Servi... Read More


Tax reforms guided by rate cuts, simplification: Finance secretary

New Delhi, Sept. 4 -- Tax rate reduction and process simplification are the key pillars of the direct tax reforms, which along with technology use is improving the ease of doing business as well as of... Read More


States can borrow to ease GST losses

New Delhi, Sept. 4 -- Cash-strapped states could borrow from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to cover their shortfall in goods and services tax (GST) collection, with the federal indirect tax body, th... Read More


Core sector output contracts by 9.6% in July

New Delhi, Sept. 4 -- Output of key infrastructure industries reported a contraction in July compared to the year-ago period but the extent of output decline showed an improvement from the level seen ... Read More


Fiscal deficit target setting may see sweeping changes

New Delhi, Sept. 4 -- A fundamental revisit of the way India sets its fiscal deficit targets may be on the cards, with the Fifteenth Finance Commission (FFC) discussing ways to do so at a meeting on F... Read More


Fundamental revisit of fiscal deficit target discussed: Finance Commission Chief

New Delhi, Sept. 4 -- Fifteenth Finance Commission (FFC), which is set to give its report by October end to the President on revenue sharing between the Centre and states discussed on Friday a fundame... Read More