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C'garh Assembly Budget Session adjourned sine die

Raipur, March 31 -- The almost month-long Budget Session of the Chhattisgarh Assembly was adjourned sine die by Speaker Gaurishankar Agrawal after the House transacted the listed business on Thursday.

On the last day of the Session, the report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) was tabled by Chief Minister Raman Singh on the floor of the House.... Read More


Indefinite strike of BCC officials, employees continues

Dhaka, March 31 -- Indefinite strike of BCC officials and employees started since Monday last turned Barisal city in to a city of garbage creating health and environmental hazards.

On Wednesday striking officials and employees of BCC closed entrance gate of Nagor Bhaban and held agitation rally. At least 1600 temporary workers and 541 second class and third class officials and staffs went on strike from March 27 demanding their five months arrea... Read More


GST Council may fix rates, finalise rules for new tax system today

New Delhi, March 31 -- As India's biggest tax reforms Goods and Service Tax (GST) is closer to reality, GST Council is expected to fix the rates for new tax system in its meeting on March 31 - the first ever meeting after Lok Sabha on Wednesday cleared four supplementary GST legislations - Central GST (CGST), Integrated GST (IGST), Union Territory GST (UTGST) and the Compensation law.

Sticking on the July 1-deadline for implementation in the cou... Read More


Nifty at record high; Sensex up on GST push, F&O expiry

New Delhi/Mumbai, March 31 -- Amid hopes of rollout plan on Goods and Services Tax (GST) and expiry of futures and options (F&O) contracts, benchmark Nifty on Thursday closed at an all-time high of 9,173.75, while the Sensex rose for the third straight session. The Lok Sabha on Wednesday cleared four GST legislations to pave the way for the rollout of the new indirect tax regime from July 1, boosting market sentiment.

Besides, market participant... Read More


Taxman to seek info on DeMo deposits in new ITRs

New Delhi, March 31 -- The taxman will seek data on deposits made by an assessee during the demonetisation period as part of the new Income Tax Returns (ITRs) that would be notified soon for assessment year 2017-18.

Officials said the tax department is understood to have introduced a new column for obtaining details of all deposits made by an individual or entity during the demonetisation period between November 8 and December 30 last year.

Sou... Read More


LS passes Finance Bill without changes

New Delhi, March 31 -- With Finance Minister Arun Jaitley seeking suggestions from political parties on bringing transparency in electoral funding, Parliament approved the Finance Bill on Thursday after the Lok Sabha rejected the amendments passed by the Rajya Sabha. The Upper House's amendments regarding the curbing of powers of tax officers and ceiling on donation to political parties by companies were rejected by voice vote in the Lok Sabha, a... Read More


Mayor Alok Sharma presents budget for financial year 2017-18

Bhopal, March 31 -- With a deficit of Rs 44 crore, Mayor Alok Sharma presented budget for the financial year 2017-18 on Thursday.

Sharma while presenting his third budget fond it difficult to present with the protesting Congress corporators, who were protesting 'Smart City'. He said that along with the Old city area, planning for new city areas Govindpura, BHEL area, Kolar, Bairagarh and other areas have been done.

In this budget no provision o... Read More


S. Africa's M3 Growth Eases In February

India, March 30 -- South Africa's money supply and private sector credit grew at weaker pace in February, figures from the South African Reserve Bank showed Thursday.

M3 grew 6.63 percent year-on-year in February, slower than January's 7.91 percent increase. Economists had forecast the growth rate to remain at 7.9 percent.

Private sector credit climbed 5.26 percent annually, following a 5.52 percent rise in January. The annual growth was also w... Read More


Updates (SCRIPCODE: 505533)

India, March 30 -- Westlife Development Limited has informed BSE regarding subsidiays event dated 29th March, 2017 titled "Intimation of outcome of Board Meeting of Hardcastle Restaurants Private Limited (subsidiary company)".... Read More


Declaration of NAV (SCRIPCODE: 534966)

India, March 30 -- IDFC Yearly Interval Fund- Regular Plan-Series II- Growth has informed BSE about the NAV of the Scheme dated March 29, 2017 and is placed at Corporate Announcement on BSE-India Website.... Read More