India sales volume growth improved after GST: Unilever

Mumbai |Thursday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST

Anglo-Dutch consumer goods multinational Unilever on Thursday said emerging markets sales drove the company's growth in the third quarter of 2017, while it sees signs of improvement in India with high

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GST 'killing' Kerala's booming tourism industry: Stakeholders

Thiruvananthapuram |Wednesday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST

Kerala's money-spinning tourism industry has been hit hard by the GST regime, with taxes shooting to as high as 33 per cent and affecting five-star resorts, industry players say.

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Vodafone associates with HP, KPMG to help small businesses GST transition

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 3:45:04 PM IST

To enable a seamless transition to Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime for millions of small and medium enterprises (SMEs), start-ups and SOHOs (Small Offices Home Offices), Vodafone Business Services

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Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns: Romantic thriller drama on DD National

New Delhi | Tuesday, Oct 17 2017 IST

Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns - a romantic thriller film directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia - will be telecast on DD National at 1900 hrs on Wednesday. Starring Jimmy Shergill ad Mahi Gill, the movie revo

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Overcoming ghost of note ban and ignoring GST's impact, people throng gold shops on Dhanteras (Roundup)

New Delhi/Mumbai/Kolkata/Chennai/Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST

Come Dhanteras, and the hunger for gold, so visible among Indians, has helped them tide over the impact of demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax (GST), as customers thronged jewellery stores o

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GST dampens kitchenware sales by 30-40% this Dhanteras

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST

Dhanteras this year failed to usher in good luck for kitchenware sellers who witnessed 30-40 per cent drop in sales in Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR) due to the recent Goods and Services Tax

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GST collective decision of all parties, says Modi

Gandhinagar |Monday, 2017 7:45:43 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asserted that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime was a collective decision of all political parties and state governments and that the Centre was only a sma

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Clear picture of GST revenue after 3-4 months, says Adhia

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 7:45:43 PM IST

Acknowledging that compliance of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is still low, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia on Monday said a clear picture of revenue under the new indirect tax regime can be drawn

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Centre working on mechanism to speed up GST refund for exporters: Minister

Kolkata |Sunday, 2017 9:45:04 PM IST

The central government is working on mechanisms to further speed up the GST refund process for exporters, a minister said on Sunday.

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Bring real estate sector under GST, Sisodia tells Jaitley

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 5:15:04 PM IST

Real estate sector should be brought under the ambit of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia told Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday.

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Pent-up GST demand expected to boost Diwali sales of consumer durables

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST

With Diwali around the corner, industry players are betting big on sales of consumer durables like 4K smart TVs and larger appliances like washing machines, which are expected to see a surge in sales

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File GSTR-3B return before Diwali: Government

New Delhi |Friday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

Having ruled out further extension of the date for filing Goods and Services Tax Returns (GSTR), the government on Friday said the October 20 deadline to file the GSTR-3B would not be extended.

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