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Aadhaar may be made mandatory for claiming GST refunds: FM

Panaji |Saturday, 2019 5:15:06 AM IST

The Goods and Services Tax Council chaired by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday took an in-principle decision to link Aadhaar with registration of taxpayers under the GST and examine

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GoM has made progress in Goa mining sector revival: FM (Lead)

Panaji |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Hours after Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that a Group of Ministers (GoM) appointed to resolve Goa's mining deadlock was working earnestly to address the issue, a group comp

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Navy, Goa govt working in tandem to dispose of whale carcass

Panaji |Saturday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

After failed attempts at disposing off a seven-metre whale's carcass in South Goa's Bimbvel beach, the Goa government is now coordinating with the Indian Navy for assistance in disposing of the rottin

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Big Friday for India Inc, GST Council cuts rates on various items

Panaji |Saturday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Friday proved to be a big day for India Inc. After a slew of tax concessions including reduction in corporate tax from 30 per cent to 22 per cent, the GST Council has lowered tax on a number of goods

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GST relief for FIFA under-17 Women's WC 2020

Panaji |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

The 37th Goods and Services Council on Friday proposed that the upcoming FIFA under-17 Women's World Cup be exempted from service tax, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Friday.

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GST Council pays homage to Arun Jaitley

Panaji |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Members attending the 37th Goods and Services Tax Council meeting here on Friday, paid their respects to later former Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

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Goa football stadium roof unsafe for ISL matches: Congress

Panaji |Friday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

The opposition in Goa on Thursday demanded a structural audit of the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in South Goa ahead of the upcoming ISL tournament, alleging that a Rs 61 crore stadium repair scam had lef

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GoM has made progress in Goa mining sector revival: Sitharaman

Panaji |Friday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

The Group of Ministers (GoM) appointed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to examine ways to restart the state's banned mining sector has made progress, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on

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CSR fund can now be tapped for research and development: FM

Panaji |Friday, 2019 7:45:06 PM IST

In a bid to boost research and technology, corporate houses can now fund state-backed incubators which specialise in science, technology, engineering and medicine, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitha

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Goa Lokayukta for probe of Madkaikar in DA case

Panaji |Thursday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST

Goa Lokayukta retired Justice P.K. Misra on Thursday said, that there were "reasonable grounds" to conduct a detailed investigation in the alleged disproportionate assets of former Power Minister and

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Now Goa gets music video dedicated to potholed roads

Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

The pothole menace, which has dominated Goa's political and social discourse throughout the monsoon this year, now has a music video dedicated to them.

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Mother held for killing 2-yr-old out of frustration

Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

In a shocking case of filicide, a middle-aged woman was arrested for allegedly smothering her two-year-old daughter to death, a Goa police spokesperson said on Wednesday.

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