Lok Sabha passes all four GST Bills

New Delhi , March 29

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the much-awaited Central Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, Integrated GST Bill, Compensation GST Bill and Union Territory GST Bill 2017, after negating all the amendments put forward by the Opposition.

SC may re-look its ban on sale of liquor on highways

New Delhi , March 29

The Supreme Court will take a call on Thursday on the plea by several state governments and private hotel owners seeking the revisiting of its December 15, 2016 order banning the sale of liquor on the National and State Highways.

IATA urges better coordination, information sharing for aviation security

Montreal , March 29

Expressing concern at the US and UK governments' restrictions on carrying electronic devices onboard inbound flights, global airlines association IATA on Wednesday said that better coordination on security measures and sharing information between the global aviation industry and governments would yield better results to stop terrorists at airports.

Rajya Sabha returns Finance Bill with amendments

New Delhi , March 29

The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday returned to the Lok Sabha the Finance Bill, 2017, with five amendments, after discussing the Bill for over five hours spread across two days.

Lok Sabha passes all four GST Bills

New Delhi , March 29

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the much-awaited Central Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, Integrated GST Bill, Compensation GST Bill and Union Territory GST Bill 2017, after negating all the amendments put forward by the Opposition.

Reliance Infra InvIT fund gets NHAI approval

Mumbai , March 29

Reliance Infrastructure InvIT Fund has got a crucial approval from National Highway Authority of India (NHAI), sources said. This is the first approval granted by NHAI for any InvIT fund.

India takes US to WTO over visa fee hike

New Delhi , March 29

India has taken the issue of hike in visa fees by the US to the dispute settlement agency of the World Trade Organization (WTO), Parliament was informed on Wednesday.