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Editorial

Modi Running Out Of Ideas

The pro-poor credentials of Prime Minister Narendra Modi are established; he is helping no class of Indians by over-selling the impression

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India

Modi announces free ration for 80 crore people till Chhath Puja

PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojna extended till November end; 80 crore people to get free ration for five more months, PM Modi said

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Economy

Mandi tax on 46 fruits, vegetables abolished in UP

The state government has abolished certain provisions in the existing Uttar Pradesh Krishi Utpadan Mandi Act through an ordinance 2020

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Economy

‘Economic response’ of Modi govt to COVID begins: Easier loans, tax rules

By the time Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation this evening, urging citizens to fight the coronavirus disease while upholding human values and promising a “COVID-19 Economic Response Task Force”, his government had begun the response already. There was already a proposal doing the rounds of the finance ministry and revenue department to offer […]

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Economy

GDP dips to 4.7%; govt mulls over a new method of calculation

The base year has been changed from time to time to calculate the GDP, but now the government proposes a chain base formula for this

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Editorial

Protesters Need Economic Education, Mr Bhagwat

There is no escape from misery unless teams of economic educators convince all sections of society socialism is the cause of their distress

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Business

Vodafone-Idea may shut shop in tax-freak India

In the beleaguered telecom sector in the Indian economy, Vodafone, in particular, was saddled by bad luck as it fought one hostile tax regime after another

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Economy

Petrol, diesel getting cheaper every day

Since the deregulation of prices of petrol and diesel, they change every day on the basis of fluctuating international crude oil price

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Economy

NRIs to pay tax only on income from India

Don’t misinterpret the provision to check NRIs who move to low or tax-free jurisdiction to avoid tax payment in India, the finance ministry says

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Article Economy

Rich Never Paid 42.74% Tax, They Won’t Even In 2020-21

If earlier the super-rich were escaping high taxation by earning from dividends rather than salaries, now their companies will float bonuses