The number of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) registered on Udyog Aadhaar Memorandum (UAM) Portal from September, 2015 to 12th July, 2018 is nearly 48.40 lakh. Out of which 43,18,841 are registered as micro, 5,00,942 as small and 19,766 as medium enterprises. Minister of State
The petroleum products are “constitutionally included” under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) but it is the GST Council which includes Finance Ministers of all states that would decide when petrol, diesel etc can be brought under its regime, parliament was told on on Wednesday.
Amid an ongoing tussle with Lt Governor Anil Baijal, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the Delhi government was paralysed because it could not transfer or post bureaucrats. Senior Congress leader and advocate P. Chidambaram, appearing for the
An anti-corruption court judge who sentenced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in jail in the Avenfield corruption case, has recused himself from hearing two more graft cases against the PML-N leader. Judge Muhammad Bashir, who convicted Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and
BSP chief Mayawati on Tuesday sacked senior party leader Jai Prakash Singh, a day after he triggered a row by saying that foreign blood won’t let Congress President Rahul Gandhi succeed in Indian politics and lead the country. “I came to know about Jai Prakash
The late anti-apartheid revolutionary and former South African President Nelson Mandela would have turned 100 years old on July 18, 2018. #YD. So what is the Mandela effect? It is a phenomenon that more and more people are beginning to witness and it is disturbing.
Microsoft-owned LinkedIn on Tuesday said its India member base has doubled in the past four years to cross 50 million in the country. India is LinkedIn’s fastest-growing and largest market outside the US. Globally, the professional networking platform has over 562 million members. “Our members-first,
The Congress party on Tuesday said it will raise the issues of mob lynching and women’s safety besides many other important matters in Parliament’s monsoon session which begins on Wednesday. “To make this session a success, we will support the government. We hope we will
The Jharkhand assembly was on Tuesday adjourned till Wednesday as the opposition parties raised the Land Amendment Act 2017 issue and disrupted the house proceedings. When the house assembled at 11 a.m., the opposition members stood on their seats and demanded a discussion on the
Two Australian divers who helped rescue 12 boys and their football coach from a flooded cave in Thailand will receive civilian honours, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced on Tuesday. Turnbull confirmed that the unspecified honours would be awarded to Richard Harris, an anaesthetist, and Craig Challen,