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GST Council falters on service tax control

GST Council falters on service tax control

Makes headway in area-based exemptions, approves procedural rules

Related: GST Council may resolve compensation issue

Project Saksham gets govt nod for easy GST roll-out

Cabinet clears Rs 2,256 cr project Saksham for GST integration

Monthly returns to be mandatory under GST



T N Ninan: Banks that don't lend

T N Ninan

T N Ninan Nationalised banks' credit growth was just 1.4% in the first half of 2016, compared with 25.9% in private sector banks

Shekhar Gupta: End of History, Beginning of History

Shekhar Gupta

Shekhar Gupta India's declared strikes have questioned the sanctity of the LoC, raised nuclear threshold, redefined strategic restraint


Zubin Karkaria, CEO, Kuoni Group

From a pilot project with the US embassy in Mumbai, Karkaria has taken VFS Global to 123 countries. He recounts the journey



What are the chances of a full-scale war following the surgical strike by Indian forces in PoK?

  • Slim chance. Pakistan is cornered
  • Very likely. The militants won't keep quiet
  • Can't say. Both countries have a lot to lose


Do you have enough health cover?

Do you have enough health cover?

You need to revise the sum insured periodically to keep pace with medical inflation


Acer S13: Affordable ultrabook

Acer S13: Affordable ultrabook

Slim and light, the Acer S13 is good value for money

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