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India's high tariff 'unacceptable', says Trump ahead of G20

29 min 8 sec ago
Trump will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit.
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Modi's new Budget key to reviving India's animal spirits

1 hour 29 min ago
A renewed tightness in liquidity conditions kept business activity subdued.
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Trade talks can’t overtake national interest: Piyush Goyal

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 11:00pm
India exported goods worth $6.3 billion to the US in 2018 under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) programme which it terminated from June 5.
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Government to decide if data issues need to be out of e-comm policy

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 3:00pm
Several foreign e-commerce firms have raised concerns over some points in the draft pertaining to data.
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How India is building cities of the future

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 2:00pm
The objective of the Smart Cities Mission is to build the next generation of Indian cities, where infrastructure is easy accessible and affordable.
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View: PM Modi’s $5 trillion target requires breaking status quo

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 2:00pm
Modi’s target means the $2.8 trillion economy will have to nearly double in five years.
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Budget Specials: Why Nehru presented a 'pedestrian' Budget in 1958

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 1:00pm
Nehru called his Budget "pedestrian" as it was merely a continuation of the path taken by Krishnamachari.
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Soon, GST taxpayers will get 'risk scores'

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 10:00am
Government is working on an extensive plan for audits of GST returns from July.
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Government to revamp procedure for tax assessment

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 10:00am
The government has handed out the task of firming up modalities for faceless income tax assessment and scrutiny to high-level direct taxes panel.
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Data related to payments to be stored only in India: RBI

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 10:00am
Last week, the issue of data localisation was raised by several e-commerce firms during their meetings with Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal.
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Tax on capital gains may continue this year, rise from 10% unlikely

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 10:00am
There were neither chances of a hike above 10 per cent nor of an increase in exemption limit above Rs 1 lakh.
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How some budgets got curious names like Dream, Black and Rollback

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 9:00am
The ones that stand out for their uniqueness draw fitting tags unto themselves.
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UIDAI's expenditure in FY'20 till May at Rs 30.32 cr: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 9:00am
The expenditure of UIDAI during 2016-17 was Rs 1,132.84 crore, 2017-18 was Rs 1,149.38 crore, 2018-19 was Rs 1,182.08 crore and 2019-20 was Rs 30.32 crore.
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Take action against erring exporters but ensure protection to innocent: FIEO to govt

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 8:00am
FIEO President Ganesh Kumar Gupta said they completely support the government in action against exporters who are following fraudulent practices.
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Amitabh Kant gets two year extension as NITI Aayog CEO

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 8:00am
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved an extension of Kant's tenure till June 30, 2019, the order issued by the personnel ministry said. Kant is a 1980 batch IAS officer of Kerala cadre.
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US wants India to embrace fair and reciprocal trade, lower barriers

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 7:00am
Bilateral trade is likely to be an important topic of discussion during Pompeo's key talks with the new Indian leadership.
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I-T department to share details of assets, accounts of loan defaulters with banks: CBDT

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 6:00am
Central Board of Direct Taxes, that frames policy for the I-T department, has issued an order in this context to all its field offices on Wednesday.
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Government to give status of farmers to landless beekeepers

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 6:00am
The committee was set up to identify ways of advancing beekeeping in India that can help in improving agricultural productivity, enhancing employment generation.
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G20 nations imposed 20 new trade-restrictive measures in last 8 months: WTO

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 6:00am
WTO's 21st Monitoring Report on trade measures of the bloc was issued on June 24 and comes days ahead of the G20 summit in Japan.
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Govt removes restrictions on import of pea seeds

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 6:00am
The imports, however, are subject to certain conditions, the directorate general of foreign trade (DGFT) has said in a notification.
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