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GST COUNCIL RECOMMENDS GST RATES REDUCTION ON SEVERAL GOODS &for specified handicraft items

July 22, 2018

GST COUNCIL RECOMMENDS GST RATES REDUCTION ON SEVERAL GOODS &for specified handicraft items GST rates have been recommended to be brought down to Nil on Sanitary Napkins &Rakhi& more Goods GST Council recommends for allowing refund to fabrics on account of inverted duty structure Rate change made in respect of footwear The GST Council in […]

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Vice President & Chancellor, Panjab University appoints Vice Chancellor of Panjab University

July 22, 2018

The Vice President of India and the Chancellor of Panjab University, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has appointed Prof. Raj Kumar as the next Vice Chancellor of Panjab University, here today. At present Prof. Raj Kumar is posted as the Dean and Head, Institute of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University. The appointment was made by the […]

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GST council approves Simplified GST Return

July 21, 2018

The GST Council in its 28th meeting held here today under the Chairmanship of Shri PiyushGoyal , Union Minister for Railways , Coal , Finance & Corporate Affairs has approved the new return formats and associated changes in law. It may be recalled that in the 27thmeeting held on 4thof May, 2018 the Council had […]

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GST rate on Services

July 21, 2018

The GST Council in its 28th meeting held here today under the Chairmanship of Shri Piyush Goyal , Union Minister for Railways , Coal , Finance & Corporate Affairs  took following decisions relating to exemptions / changes in GST rates / ITC eligibility criteria, rationalization of rates / exemptions and clarification on levy of GST […]

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RTI activists hold meeting with Dr Jitendra Singh

July 21, 2018

A group of  RTI activists representing  “Right to Information Activists Social Welfare Society”  held a meeting with Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh here today and discussed issues regarding citizens’ right to information and […]

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Conservation efforts of Rural Heritage will help promote Tourism and Development in Rural India: I&B Secretary.

July 21, 2018

Speaking at the inauguration of the 7th Annual General Body Meeting of Indian Trust for Rural Heritage and Development (ITRHD), in New Delhi today, Shri Amit Khare, Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting praised the efforts of ITRHD -an NGO devoted to preservation of Indian Heritage and Culture in Rural India and working in about […]

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Union Home Minister launches the Student Police Cadet (SPC) programme for nationwide implementation at a ceremony in Gurugram

July 21, 2018

The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh launched the Student Police Cadet (SPC) programme for nationwide implementation at a ceremony in Gurugram, Haryana today. In his address on the occasion, the Home Minister expressed hope that the SPC would lead to a silent revolution over the years by focusing on character building by imparting moral […]

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Highlights from PM’s address to the Parliament on No Confidence Motion

July 21, 2018

I urge all parties to reject the motion that has been moved in the House Today the nation has seen the negativity expressed by some members. India saw how some people are so deeply opposed to development: If you were not prepared for the debate why did you bring the motion? Why were you trying […]

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Ministry of Women and Child Development asks States/UTs to link all registered Child Care Institutions (CCIs) to Specialized Adoption Agencies (SAAs) within one month.

July 20, 2018

          To address the grave concerns that has come to notice, through media reports, that some organizations have been propagating illegal adoption outside the domain of the Juvenile Justice Act, 2015, which is tantamount to child trafficking, the Ministry of Women and Child Development has instructed that all the State Govts/UTs should ensure that all […]

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Cochin Port signs work order for state-of-the-art Cruise Terminal

July 20, 2018

A new Cruise Terminal having facilities to handle 5000 tourists will come up at Ernakulum Wharf of Cochin Port by February 2020.  Cochin Port Trust has issued work order to the contractor today for commencing the construction of the new Cruise Terminal. The facilities inside the Terminal, having 2253sq mtrs area, would include passenger lounge, […]

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