The new order, to be called Marine and Coastal Regulation Zone (MCRZ) notification, is likely to be issued soon
The fear is that too much concentration of investing power with legal exemptions to the investment manager may lead to favouritism and fraudulence
According to officials, “surveys” -- not raids -- have been conducted throughout the country at petrol and LPG pumps since March 6
While examining the status of oil and gas production last January, Petroleum Secretary KD Tripathi noted lapses in the development of discovered oilfield Ratna and R-Series
The selection process was halted after the government amended a nearly three-decade-old resolution last June.
Their performance would be reviewed after the stipulated six months and if sales continue to be sluggish, a fresh set of guidance with a new detailed action plan would be provided for a turnaround in next three months.
On February 10, Dave re-jigged the work allocation of 16 non-official expert members of the Ministry’s appraisal committees in Environment and Climate Change departments.
However, a CAG report of January last year said that between 2010 and 2014, the DGR had sponsored names of 2,105 ex-servicemen as against total requirement of 739 projected by the OMCs.
Apple reportedly said at the meeting that it was concerned over clarity in CVD exemption as its component-makers were unwilling to immediately set up manufacturing in India as they did not see the market here for new products.
Under the current tax regime, small hydro projects up to 25 MW are treated as renewable energy whereby they are exempted from excise duty and pay value added tax of 0-5 per cent and a central sales tax of 2 per cent.
Education, being a subject in the Concurrent List of the Constitution, is guided by the Three Language Formula as laid down in the National Policy on Education (Parliamentary Resolution) of 1968.
Last week, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the government was yet to take a view on Apple’s demands.
In a chit fund scheme, individuals come together for a predetermined time period and contribute to a common pool at regular intervals.
Sources said this amendment will allow speedy prosecution and imprisonment of account holders as enumerated in the Panama Papers, Liechtenstein and HSBC Geneva lists.
Law Ministry turned down DEA’s proposal on October 4 saying such schemes cannot be notified as “service within the meaning of Section 7 of the Aadhaar Act”.
Ahead of launching the demonetisation drive, the Finance Ministry had sought Law Ministry’s opinion whether Aadhaar submission could be made compulsory for small savings scheme.
The ministry cites a study by AT Kearney which shows that there are 11.2 lakh MHCVs which are more than 15 years old and contribute to 34 per cent of the pollution.
Each state chose at least one sport in which it possesses special talent or a rich tradition.
Vijay Goel argued that putting sports in the Concurrent List would provide 'a uniform direction through a National Sports Policy and Sports Code'.
The government halted toll collection when its decision to accept the withdrawn Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes at toll plazas led to chaos in the absence of adequate change, causing massive traffic snarls.
Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan acknowledged the need for private investments in strategic storage but left their participation extent and timeframe vague.
Commerce department says proposed purchase preference policy violated the WTO guidelines
On Monday, commerce and industry minister Nirmala Sitharaman held a similar discussion with the exporters and said that their requests would be sent as a report to the finance ministry.
The government on Thursday allowed swiping of debit cards at select petrol pumps where point of sale machines of SBI would be kept for drawing up to Rs 2,000 per day per card.
Department of Economic Affairs cited the surge of deposits in Jan Dhan accounts to counter Agriculture’s request for allowing demonetised currencies for seed purchase.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8 announced the withdrawal of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes in an attempt to curb black money.
According to RBI, the new Rs 500 notes have currently been introduced only in Delhi and Mumbai with plans to gradually distribute them across the country over the next fortnight.
The PM said such cornerstone ceremonies had no meaning if the projects were to run into delays.
And only a handful of people were kept in the loop since its implementation started two months ago, sources said.
Different weightage would be assigned to each parameter, to arrive at a cumulative score. The state with the highest score would be the winner for a particular project, institution or event.
Proposal strays from agreed plan, says think-tank.
Sources said the countdown for India began on September 21 when 60 countries accounting for 47.62 percent of the global emission ratified the treaty, leaving only 7.5 percent to be covered by the remaining members.
The number of applications in the latest tranche is 2 lakh, just up from 1.99 lakh in the previous tranche, when the issue price was Rs 3,119 per kg.
An Amazon spokesperson said the company is compliant and will always remain compliant with local laws
Whistleblowers to Companies Act, depts haven’t worked out rules
Their prescription is that instead of raising prices only in Delhi, the “burden of higher rental” be passed on countrywide with 75 per cent of the burden on all-India basis and balance 25 per cent on Delhi market.