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Focus Over the Next Three Years will be on Compliance of Laws: Javadekar

The Government has said that its focus over the next three years will be on compliance of rules and laws.   Addressing a press conference here today on the new initiatives and efforts of the Government over the last two years,


E-Tourist Visa Facility

The Ministry of Tourism has been working very closely with Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of External Affairs for easing of the Visa Regime in the country over a period of time. The Ministry supported the initiative regarding the


States urged to exempt pulses from VAT and other local taxes

States urged to exempt pulses from VAT and other local taxes and rationalize stock limit to ensure availability at reasonable prices . State Food Ministers meeting draws action plan to check prices of essential commodities

Shri Ram Vilas Paswan, Minister


FAQs relating to ‘The Income Declaration Scheme 2016

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) relating to ‘The Income Declaration Scheme 2016’ specifying details of the scheme and clarifying eligibility available under the same uploaded on www.incometaxindia.gov.in

The Income Declaration Scheme, 2016 incorporated as Chapter IX of the Finance Act, 2016


State Food Ministers Meet to chalk out action plan to contain price rise of essential commodities

To enable coordinated action to contain prices of essential food items, the Center has convened meeting of State Food Ministers on May 21st 2016 in New Delhi. The daylong meeting will be chaired by Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and


India-Slovenia Double Taxation Avoidance Convention To Be Amended

India and Slovenia have signed Protocol amending the India-Slovenia Double Taxation Avoidance Convention.
India and Slovenia have signed a Protocol amending the existing Convention and Protocol between the two countries for avoidance of double taxation and prevention of fiscal evasion


Exchange Rate of Foreign Currency Relating To Imported and Export Goods Notified

In exercise of the powers conferred by section 14 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), and in supersession of the notification of the Central Board of Excise and Customs No.64/2016-CUSTOMS (N.T.), dated 05th May, 2016, except


Site for construction of National War Memorial and National War Museum

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, was apprised of the decision taken by the Empowered Apex Steering Committee (EASC) that Princess Park Complex would be the suitable site for construction of the National War Museum.


250 manual scavengers and their family members empowered for self employment

Under the ambitious scheme of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment for rehabilitation of manual scavengers and their family members, Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment distributed course completion certificates, Driving Licenses and Employment Letters to


Rehabilitation of Bonded Labourer Scheme

  • Rehabilitation of Bonded Labourer Scheme – 2016 to be Made Central Sector Scheme
  • Revised Scheme Proposes Increase in Quantum of Financial Assistance
  • Annual Budget Raised from Rs.5 Crore to Rs.47 Crore; Cash Assistance from Rs. 20,000 to Rs. One Lakh


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