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How the GST deal was clinched

Almost certain the Rajya Sabha will pass it next week, with consensus on revenue neutral rate between the Centre & states

Related: Cabinet green light clears tracks for GST

Maharashtra bats for 1% tax along with GST to compensate manufacturing states

V S Krishnan: Model GST law and dispute resolution



Beyond liberalisation

Nitin Desai

The real challenge facing the Indian economy now is the restructuring of public institutions and regulatory systems

Central bank independence

A V Rajwade

What does India need more: growth and jobs, or low inflation?


Failures in defence

No respite from indigenisation delays, maintenance woes

Risky options

India not yet ready for options trading in commodities




Will Verizon be able to make Yahoo! the Internet behemoth it was at one time?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Can't Say


Most corporate tax breaks may be phased out in FY18

Tough to use tax rulings to your advantage

HC or tribunal verdicts aren't the final word in disputes, but you can use them to persuade the assessing officer


Inside Chennai's world of 3D illusions

Is 'glasses-free' 3D coming soon to a theater near you?

TV sets use a series of slits in front of screen that allow each eye to see a different set of pixels, creating a simulated sense of depth

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