Daily Archives: November 16, 2015

What is Smart City of India

What is Smart City The first question is what is meant by a ‘smart city’. The answer is, there is no universally accepted definition of a smart city. It means different things to different people. The conceptualisation of Smart City, therefore, varies from city to city and country to country, depending on the level of… Read More »

By 2017India should not need to Import Thermal Coal

Ministry of New and Renewable Energy of Govt of India on 16-November, 2015:- “By 2017, India should not need to Import Thermal Coal” -Shri Piyush Goyal Releases the India’s Report Titled ‘The Rising Sun – Disruption on the Horizon’ Shri Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, and New and Renewable Energy… Read More »

Support for research on medicinal properties of Ganga water

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of Govt of India on 16-November, 2015 issued the Following press release :- Will provide all support for research on medicinal properties of Ganga water for holistic health: J P Nadda To further investigate the claim made through various existing research and studies that the waters of Ganga river… Read More »

Micro and Small Enterprises can now supply at least 20% to Govt

Ministry of Micro,Small & Medium Enterprises of Govt of India on 16-November, 2015 Revised provisions for procurement from MSEs Government of India has introduced a Public Procurement Policy for Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) Order, 2012 which is notified under MSMED Act 2006. Under the Policy every Central Government Ministries, Departments and Public Sector Undertakings… Read More »

Atal Mission Plans for 81 cities approved project cost Rs 5748 cr

Ministry of Urban Development of Govt of India on 16-November, 2015 issued the following press release :- AMRUT Action Plans for 81 cities approved with total project outlay of Rs.5,748 cr Tamil Nadu, MP, Jharkhand, Odisha and Mizoram to improve water supply and sewerage network infrastructure under Atal Mission Half of households in 5 states… Read More »

Top 10 countries availing e-Tourist Visa of India in Oct 2015

Ministry of Tourism of Govt of India Press release on 16-November, 2015 1987.9 % Growth Registered in Tourist Visa on Arrival (TVoA) in October, 2015 Over October, 2014 UK Accounts for Highest % Share Source Country Availing e-Tourist Visa Facilities in October, 2015 Government of India launched Tourist Visa on Arrival (TVoA) enabled by Electronic… Read More »

October 2015 Index Numbers of Wholesale Price in India

As per Press release by Ministry of Commerce & Industry of Govt of India on 16-November, 2015 Index Numbers of Wholesale Price in India (Base: 2004-05=100) Review for the month of October, 2015 The official Wholesale Price Index for ‘All Commodities’ (Base: 2004-05=100) for the month of October, 2015rose by 0.1 percent to 176.7 (provisional)… Read More »

Even in case of oral contract with transporters TDS is liable to be deducted u/s 194C

HIGH COURT OF KARNATAKA Commissioner of Income-tax, Belgaum v. Maruti Subray Patil RAVI MALIMATH AND G. NARENDAR, JJ. IT APPEAL NO. 5027 OF 2010 JULY  29, 2015 Y.V. Raviraj, Adv. for the Appellant. V. Chandrashekar, S. Annamali, Shashank Hegde and A. Shankar, Advs. for the Respondent. JUDGMENT G. Narendar, J. This appeal is preferred under… Read More »

Preferential Treatment for Status Holders by DGFT

Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi Dated 08. 06. 2015 Trade Notice No.04/2015 To 1. All IEC Holders 2. All EPCs 3. All Chambers of Trade and Industries 4. Federation of Indian Export Organisations 5. All RA’s of DGFT Subject: Preferential… Read More »

DGFT Authorized 53 Banks for online e-IEC Payment

Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi Dated 09. 07. 2015 Trade Notice No. 07/2015 To 1. All IEC Holders 2. All EPCs / All Chambers of Trade and Industries 3. FIEO/ASSOCHAM/CII 4. All RA’s of DGFT Subject: Operationalisation of online payments… Read More »

Govt declare National Socialist Council of Nagaland (K) as terrorist organization

Ministry of Home Affairs of Govt of India on 16-November, 2015 Government declares NSCN (K) as terrorist organization under UAPA The Government has declared the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang), NSCN (K), all its formations and front organizations as a terrorist organization under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967. A Gazette Notification issued on… Read More »