Saturday, November 18, 2017

GST: Arun Jaitley’s work in progress may bring India closer to universal norm of...

It was from the horse's mouth. Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia recently said eventually there would be a single GST rate and ideally there should not be a separate...

GI registry says ‘Geographic Indicator’ tag given only for Banglar Rasgulla, Odisha also eligible...

Kolkata/Bhubaneswar: A day after West Bengal went ga ga claiming to have received the official recognition that the spongy, syrupy rosogolla originated in its territory, the Geographical Indication (GI)...

Vodafone bets on customer data to avoid India-style price war in Italy | Reuters

BARCELONA/LONDON (Reuters) - Vodafone (VOD.L) plans to use its expertise in customer data to help to fend off competition in Italy from French newcomer Iliad and avoid an...

France, Germany urge more action on climate after Trump quits | Reuters

BONN, Germany (Reuters) - The leaders of Germany and France promised to limit the use of coal on Wednesday and urged more global action to combat global warming...

U.S. Justice Dept eyes spring to release findings on FBI handling of Clinton email...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The internal watchdog at the U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday he hopes to complete his review by early spring into whether the Federal Bureau...

Senate Republicans add Obamacare gamble to tax plan | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats accused Republicans in the U.S. Senate of changing their tax-cut plan into an attack on Obamacare and skewing it even more toward corporations and...

AFC Asian Cup qualifiers: India stretch unbeaten streak but complacency hurt them against Myanmar

A 2-2 draw against Myanmar in front of empty stands at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa helped India stretch their unbeaten streak to thirteen games, yet there were...

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Five wounded as Manhattan building fire rages on

This image — obtained from social media — shows a view of the fire in Hamilton Heights apartment building, Manhattan, US, November 18,...