Fin Min to setup special cell for smooth GST roll-out

New Delhi [India], June 28 : To brace the successful roll out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), the Finance Ministry on Wednesday announced setting up of a special cell in the North Block...

Jun 27, 2017 6:53 PM | Newsscroll

GST represents nation's collective will: BJP backs Jaitley's 'no politics in GST' remark

New Delhi [India], June 28 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has backed Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's assertion that there should be no politics involved in the launch and implementation of...

Jun 27, 2017 8:40 AM | Newsscroll

Post-GST tax base to increase, can't predict by how much: MoS Finance

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 22 : Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal on Wednesday said the post-Goods and Service Tax (GST) tax base will increase, but the degree by which...

Jun 21, 2017 9:13 PM | Newsscroll

Vice President Ansari bats for responsible Press

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 12 : Vice President M. Hamid Ansari has said that in an open society like ours, we need a responsible Press to hold power to account. He was...

Jun 11, 2017 10:42 PM | Newsscroll

Differently abled children can be best ambassadors for 'Anuyatra': Vice President

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], June 12 : Vice President M. Hamid Ansari has said that the differently abled children can be the best ambassadors for this innovative and ambitious...

Jun 11, 2017 8:58 PM | Newsscroll

Vice President condemns Kabul bombing, calls for punishment of perpetrators

New Delhi [India], May 31 : Vice President M. Hamid Ansari has condemned the terror attack in Kabul. In a message, he said that such wanton acts of violence can have no justification and...

May 31, 2017 10:52 PM | Newsscroll

Dr. Manmohan Singh presents Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace to ISRO

New Delhi [India], May 18 : The Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2014 was presented to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) at a function on Thursday...

May 18, 2017 4:56 PM | Newsscroll

PM, Vice-President Ansari condole Justice Seth's demise

New Delhi [India], May 6 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vice-President M. Hamid Ansari on Saturday condoled the passing away of Justice Leila Seth. "Saddened by the passing away of...

May 06, 2017 7:23 PM | Newsscroll