GST Council clears e-way bill mechanism for movement of goods

Federal indirect tax body, the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Council, on Saturday decided to ...
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All 438 Central Railway stations to have LED lights by March

The Central Railway is on way to install energy-saving LED lights at all its 438 ...
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B-school admission only on basis of entrance tests: AICTE

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has made it mandatory for B-schools to ...
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Govt to bear MDR on small digital transactions for two years

By Komal Gupta and Elizabeth Roche The merchant discount rate (MDR) applicable on transactions made through debit cards, UPI ...
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Campaigns to end open defecation cannot succeed if they try to shame people into using toilets

By Dani J Barrington and  Jamie Bartram India’s efforts to end open defecation can learn from the challenges faced ...
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Cabinet clears Bill to replace Medical Council of India

National Medical Commission Bill now needs Parliament approval The Union Cabinet has cleared the National Medical ...
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Indian Air Force gets two more women fighter pilots

Hyderabad: Two women fighter pilots were commissioned in the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Saturday during the Combined ...
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Andhra Pradesh to be positioned as education hub: Chandrababu Naidu

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said his government wants to develop ...
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Indian company to make thermal imaging devices with Chinese collaboration

MUMBAI: The stage is set for an Indian company to manufacture "microbolometers" or "Uncooled Sensors" ...
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India Plans Rs 11,000 Crore Aid To Boost Local Solar Cell Manufacturing

By Bhanvi Arora New Delhi: India plans to boost solar module manufacturing by providing Rs 11,000 crore ...
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Meghalaya launches India’s first social audit law

By Seema Chishti The legislation — applicable to 11 departments and 21 schemes — was passed on ...
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Peace, Tranquility Along Border Essential For Smooth Bilateral Ties: India To China

NEW DELHI:  Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj discussed the Doklam episode with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi ...
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