The proposal by Pune-based think-tank, ArthaKranti, to replace all the existing taxes -- excluding Customs -- with one on banking transactions is not a "singularly superior tax on all parameters", according to an NIPFP report.
Padmavati controversy: Bhansali and lead actor Deepika Padukone have received threats. Their security has been beefed up by the Mumbai police.
The indigenously developed Tejas Light Combat Aircraft is a world class fighter jet and can effectively play its "defined" role in securing Indian skies, its manufacturer Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) said today.
Why everyone thinks BJP will win Gujarat election 2017: Nitish Kumar gives reason that no one is talking about
Gujarat election 2017: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has come up with names of 106 candidates who will contest in the upcoming elections to the 182-member state assembly.
The survey done by World Travel and Tourism Council- India Initiative II (WTTC-II) has ranked NE states at the bottom of the list that comes out every two years.
Gujarat election 2017: Hardik Patel's Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) has decided to support the Congress in the upcoming assembly elections in the state.
Every Indian felt proud of Haryana girl Manushi Chhillar when she bagged the coveted crown of Miss World 2017. The video shows what happened when Manushi Chhillar was announced Miss World 2017 - It's the video of the winning moment.
The objective of the 650cc air-cooled parallel twin, as Royal Enfield says, is to develop a global platform that would carry the Royal Enfield legacy and character into a modern context.
Apple has delayed the launch of its smart home speaker HomePod until 2018 and reportedly said that it needed more time to work on it.
Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy flays 'interference' by Governor Banwarilal Purohit, Lt Governor Kiran Bedi
Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanaswamy today alleged that Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit and Lt Governor Kiran Bedi were 'interfering' in the routine administration of the governments.
People who indulge in heavy drinking and smoking may have visible signs of physical ageing, and look older than they are, a study warns.
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) today said though Aadhar is not a mandatory requirement for Know Your Customer (KYC) in the insurance sector, it is the most simple form of KYC document.
RBI Office Attendant Recruitment 2017: 526 vacancies announced, check last date to apply at rbi.org.in
RBI Office Attendant Recruitment 2017: The application process to fill in 526 OA posts has already begun and as per the official notification released on November 17 by RBI
NASA scientists have compiled a captivating video that maps how the Earth's surface has changed over a span of 20 years, using data from various satellites.
A decade ago when she forayed into Bollywood, Deepika Padukone never imagined she would be a Sanjay Leela Bhansali heroine.
The debit and credit card transactions have jumped to Rs 74,090 crore in September this year, up a hefty 84 per cent as compared to the same month last year when it stood at Rs 40,130 crore, thanks to the government push for non-cash payments, says a study.
Are you a State Bank of India customer and haven't linked your Aadhaar number to your bank account yet? You must do it now or latest by December-end, else your bank account may be suspended.
The festival was held during November 8-11 at the Wards Lake, dotted with pink and white cherry blossoms, and at the Polo Grounds where tourists watched shows depicting local culture, and tasted food and brew of the region
We may never fully know what lies behind Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's decision to arrest more than 200 Saudi citizens, including 11 princes and four government ministers, on corruption charges, just as tensions with Iran are escalating.
A key parliamentary panel in Switzerland has paved the way for India to get instant access to details on Indians with Swiss accounts. The panel has approved an automatic information exchange pact between the two countries.
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore mum on wrestler Sushil Kumar's mysterious 'golden' comeback
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Sunday kept mum when probed about two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar's mysterious gold medal-winning comeback at the national championships in Indore last week.