Centre, States are conferred equal power to legislate on GST, says SC \
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Centre, States are conferred equal power to legislate on GST, says SC

19-May-2022
New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday said that the Centre and States are conferred equal power to legislate on Goods and Services Tax (GST) matters.
19-May-2022 National
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Chidambaram claims ‘complete breakdown of trust between Centre, states over GST’ \
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Chidambaram claims ‘complete breakdown of trust between Centre, states over GST’

14-May-2022
Udaipur (Rajasthan) [India], May 14 (ANI): Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday claimed that there is a "complete breakdown of trust" between the Centre and the states, including those ruled by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
14-May-2022 National
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Cryptocurrencies may be taxed at par with lotteries, casinos \
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Cryptocurrencies may be taxed at par with lotteries, casinos

10-May-2022
New Delhi [India], May 10 (ANI): The government is considering to tax cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin, at par with casinos, lotteries, betting and racecourses, sources said.
10-May-2022 Business
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Haryana vigilance bureau arrested GST inspector while taking bribe of Rs 2 lakh \
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Haryana vigilance bureau arrested GST inspector while taking bribe of Rs 2 lakh

10-May-2022
Gurugram (Haryana) [India], May 10 (ANI): Haryana State Vigilance Bureau has caught an Excise and Taxation Department inspector while she was allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2 lakh for issuing a GST number to a building material supplier, officials said.
10-May-2022 National
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Indian Staffing Federation (ISF) expands representation to include Facility Management & Security Services sectors \
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Indian Staffing Federation (ISF) expands representation to include Facility Management & Security Services sectors

07-May-2022
New Delhi [India], May 07 (ANI/GPRC): Indian Staffing Federation (ISF), the apex body representing the staffing/private employment services industry in India, today announced expansion of its representation to include Facility Management and Security Services companies. The alignment between the subsects of the manpower outsourcing industry - Facility Management and Security Services - is similar and the current representation across labour market issues impacting each of these sub-segments equally. ISF will now represent the interests of around 18.5 million Indian workers.
07-May-2022 Business
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Meghalaya CM-led GoM on casinos, online gaming holds meeting to study GST rates \
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Meghalaya CM-led GoM on casinos, online gaming holds meeting to study GST rates

02-May-2022
New Delhi [India], May 2 (ANI): Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma who was appointed as the Convener to lead the Group of Ministers (GoM) on casinos, racecourses and online gaming, held a meeting with other members and officials in Delhi on Monday.
02-May-2022 National
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GST collection touches record high at Rs 1.68 lakh crore in April \
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GST collection touches record high at Rs 1.68 lakh crore in April

01-May-2022
New Delhi [India], May 1 (ANI): The Ministry of Finance on Sunday informed that the Goods and services tax (GST) collections have touched an all-time high of over Rs 1.68 lakh crore in April as the country witnessed an improvement in economic activities.
01-May-2022 Business
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Centre would be happy to bring petrol, diesel under GST, states unwilling: Hardeep Puri \
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Centre would be happy to bring petrol, diesel under GST, states unwilling: Hardeep Puri

29-Apr-2022
New Delhi [India], April 29 (ANI): Amid the war of words between the Centre and the Opposition over the fuel taxes, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday said that the Centre would be happy to bring petrol and diesel under the GST regime but states are not willing to do so.
29-Apr-2022 National
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Other states which criticised Goa want to commit same ‘sin’ by bringing casino industry: Minister Mauvin Godinho \
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Other states which criticised Goa want to commit same ‘sin’ by bringing casino industry: Minister Mauvin Godinho

29-Apr-2022
Panaji (Goa) [India], April 29 (ANI): Goa Transport Minister and state representative on the GST council Mauvin Godinho on Friday said that the other states which once accused Goa of committing a "sin" for bringing casino industry are now replicating it due to revenues.
29-Apr-2022 National
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‘Nothing is pending’: Centre releases Rs 2.78 lakh crore GST compensation to States for 2020-21 \
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‘Nothing is pending’: Centre releases Rs 2.78 lakh crore GST compensation to States for 2020-21

27-Apr-2022
New Delhi [India], April 27 (ANI): The Ministry of Finance on Wednesday said that it has released Rs 2.78 lakh crore GST compensation to the states for the year 2020-21 saying that "nothing is pending for the year".
27-Apr-2022 Business
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