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VAT on petroleum products in Haryana lowest compared to other states : Minister

Chandigarh, Oct 7 (UNI) Haryana Excise and Taxation Minister Captain Abhimanyu, said on Saturday that Value Added Tax (VAT) on petroleum products in the state is the lowest as compared to other states.

Speaking to media persons after the National Conclave on GST organised by the PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi, he said even after other states cut VAT by five per cent, Haryana would still be charging the least amount of VAT on petroleum products.

He said GST would complete a comfortable transit phase by the end of the current financial year and efforts would be made to further develop the format next year. In the first quarter, implementation of GST in the state has been extremely satisfactory. About 35 per cent new dealers have been connected and 90 per cent returns were filed in the month of July.

The main aim of GST is to reach the masses and the industrial sector would have to play a key role in achieving the objective. Capt Abhimanyu hoped the industrial sector would do its job well to provide the benefit of GST to the masses and consumers.

Important decisions have been taken at the 22nd meeting of the GST Council which included reduction in tax rates on 27 items. Besides, directive has been issued to simplify the process to solve the problems of exporters, small enterprises and traders, he added.
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Former IB chief Dineshwar Sharma appointed Centre's representative to hold dialogue with stakeholders in J & K

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) Former Director of the Intelligence Bureau, Dineshwar Sharma, has been appointed the representative of the Centre to hold talks with stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh affirmed on Monday.

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23 Oct 2017 | 5:14 PM
Afghan Prez Ghani's India visit to review partnership, take steps to combat terrorism

Afghan Prez Ghani's India visit to review partnership, take steps to combat terrorism

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) India and Afghanistan will review "entire gamut of multifaceted bilateral strategic partnership" during the one day working visit of Afghanistan President Dr Mohammad Ashraf Ghani here on Tuesday.

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23 Oct 2017 | 3:36 PM
First PMKK for skilling in smart cities launched

First PMKK for skilling in smart cities launched

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) Country’s first Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK) for Skilling in Smart Cities, was inaugurated here on Monday.

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23 Oct 2017 | 5:04 PM
Bribery allegations: Cong demands FIR against Guj BJP, probe by Guj HC sitting judge

Bribery allegations: Cong demands FIR against Guj BJP, probe by Guj HC sitting judge

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) Reacting to allegations of bribery levelled against the BJP by a close aide of Hardik Patel, who claimed of being offered Rs 1 crore to join the Party, the Congress on Monday demanded filing of an FIR against the Gujarat BJP in the matter and a probe, headed by a sitting judge of the Gujarat High Court, into the matter.

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23 Oct 2017 | 4:16 PM

BJP dismisses Alpesh joining Congress: Calls Opposition party "Drame-baz"

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) The BJP on Monday dismissed Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakor joining Congress in the presence of their party vice-president Rahul Gandhi as utterly "gimmick" and said Thakor has been a Congress man always and his father too held positions in that party.

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23 Oct 2017 | 5:16 PM
Cong to have 40 'star campaigners' for HP polls

Cong to have 40 'star campaigners' for HP polls

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) Congress on Monday announced 'star campaigners' for Himachal Pradesh legislative assembly elections besides party president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi, also include former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Opposition leader in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad in the list.

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23 Oct 2017 | 5:08 PM
SC asks Unitech promoter to deposit substantial amount to get out of jail

SC asks Unitech promoter to deposit substantial amount to get out of jail

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Monday asked Unitech promoter Sanjay Chandra to show his bona fide by depositing a substantial amount if he wants to come out of jail in connection with the Unitech case.

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23 Oct 2017 | 2:55 PM
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