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State-run banks disburse over 2.5 lakh crore in Oct: FinMin

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- State-run banks went on a drive to boost access to funds by large and small businesses, farmers and non-bank lenders, disbursing over 2.5 lakh crore, according to data released b... Read More


New IBC regulations to govern rescue of non-bank lenders

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- The government on Friday, 15 November, issued fresh rules under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) that are likely to help out distressed shadow banks and housing financier... Read More


Panel suggests review of rules guiding action against auditors

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- A government panel that examined ways of improving the ease of doing business in the country has recommended that there is a case for reviewing the rules on disqualifying directo... Read More


Five state FMs ask Centre to release GST compensation

new delhi, Nov. 22 -- The governments of Rajasthan, Kerala, Delhi, Punjab and West Bengal on Wednesday urged the Centre to immediately pay them the guaranteed compensation for their Goods and Services... Read More


Prime Minister pitches for evidence-backed policymaking by 2022

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked the government's statutory auditor, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG), to assist the Centre in framing more effect... Read More


Congress calls for probe into electoral bonds scheme

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- Mounting an attack on the central government over alleged corruption, the Congress on Thursday sought a joint parliamentary probe into the electoral bonds scheme, which it said e... Read More


Five state FMs ask Centre to release GST compensation

New Delhi, Nov. 21 -- The governments of Rajasthan, Kerala, Delhi, Punjab and West Bengal on Wednesday urged the Centre to immediately pay them the guaranteed compensation for their Goods and Services... Read More


Cabinet gives nod to corporate tax rate cut implemented through Ordinance

New Delhi, Nov. 20 -- The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Taxation Laws (Amendment) Ordinance 2019, which lowered the corporate tax rate for domestic and new manufacturing companies through an... Read More


Friction mounts between Centre, states over GST compensation

New Delhi, Nov. 20 -- State governments of Rajasthan, Kerala, Delhi, Punjab and West Bengal on Wednesday urged the central government not to delay the guaranteed compensation for their goods and servi... Read More


Growth decelerated, but there is no slump: FinMin

New Delhi, Nov. 20 -- The finance ministry said on Monday that India is on track to reach the $5 trillion target by 2025, and although the economy has slowed down, it is still projected to grow at the... Read More