GST Council meeting deferred till Feb 24

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday adjourned the 33rd GST Council meeting midway to continue on Sunday considering the major disagreement on issues related to tax rates in real estate and lott

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Hasty GST Council aimed to facilitate real estate: Sisodia

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Delhi Finance Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday opposed what he called "rushing through" of important decisions in the GST Council meeting via video-conferencing, alleging the hasty meeting was aim

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GST Council on Sunday may consider relief for housing sector (Lead)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:06 PM IST

The GST Council, which met briefly through video-conference on Wednesday extended the deadline for filing of 3B returns by two days, will meet again on Sunday to take up issues related to the real est

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GST Council to meet on Sunday, consider housing relief

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:04 PM IST

The GST Council, which met briefly through video-conference on Wednesday, will next be meeting on Sunday to take up real estate issues.

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Two held for Rs 141-cr GST scam in Chhattisgarh

Raipur |Wednesday, 2019 4:45:04 PM IST

The Directorate General of Goods and Services Tax Intelligence in Chhattisgarh has detected a fraud of Rs 141 crore, said officials. Two persons have also been arrested in this connection.

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Youngsters missing guidance of Smith, Warner: Hazlewood

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

In the absence of Steve Smith and David Warner, the Australian batting line-up has often crumbled under pressure in recent times, Test vice-captain Josh Hazlewood said and added youngsters are missing

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GoM on GST on Housing submits recommendations to Council

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:04 PM IST

A Group of Ministers (GoM) headed by Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel which has favoured 3 per cent tax on the affordable housing category, down from 8 per cent, has submitted its report to t

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Why Facebook was labelled 'digital gangsters' by UK lawmakers (Lead)

London |Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

During its 18-month-long investigation into disinformation and "fake news", a committee of the UK Parliament invited Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear before it three times. Zuckerberg didn't sho

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Facebook behaving like 'digital gangsters': UK parliamentary report

London |Monday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

Lashing out at Facebook for behaving like "digital gangsters" in the online world, a UK parliamentary committee concluded that the social networking giant intentionally and knowingly violated both dat

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Bengal may exceed CGST target: Official

Kolkata |Friday, 2019 11:45:04 PM IST

About Rs 12,000 crore of Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) was collected from West Bengal during the current fiscal till December 2018, an official said on Friday.

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Rahul says GST killed Gujarat's economic base

Lal Dungri (South Gujarat) |Thursday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday established a connect with the crowds here in Gujarat, scoffing at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's development claims in his home state and alleging that GST

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GST relief for realty sector coming: Goyal

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 3:45:04 PM IST

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said the government is considering giving relief to the real estate sector and the next GST Council meeting could take some steps to address their issues even

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