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E-tailers face tough times as states tighten tax noose

E-tailers face tough times as states tighten tax noose

In yet another stand-off between e-commerce companies and state authorities, Kerala’s commercial taxes department has slapped a fine on Flipkart, Jabong, Vector E-commerce Pvt Ltd (which holds a stake in Myntra) and Robemall Apparels Pvt Ltd (which operates The fine, Rs 54 crore overall, has been levied for evasion of sales tax in 2012-13 and 2013-14.  At Rs 47.15 crore, the fine on Flipkart is the highest, followed by Rs 3.89 crore on Jabong, Rs 2.23 crore on Vector ..., 9 hours ago

Railways riding on higher freight rates, improved traffic

Frequent revisions in freight rates, coupled with a moderate revival in bulk commodities’ transport, have pushed Indian Railways’ (IR) freight earnings by 12.1 per cent to Rs 77,161 crore (Rs 771.61 billion) in the first three quarters of the current financial year over a year before.   The growth last year over the same period was 10 per cent. This year’s rise has come from only a five per cent rise in freight volumes.   Freight earnings accounted for 65 ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago

RBI might wait till Budget for more cuts

If RBI continues to cut rates, banks and other financial firms’ out-performance is likely to continue The Reserve Bank of India surprised the market last week when it cut policy rates by 25 basis points.  The central bank must be satisfied that consumer inflation is under control. One concrete target was that RBI wanted Consumer Price Index inflation to be six per cent or less, year-on-year (y-o-y), for January 2015. Since CPI y-o-y for December 2014 was five per cent, that January ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago 'RBI should have started cutting rates from October'  Rediff.com1 month ago

Infosys open to 'bigger scale' acquisitions: Sikka

Infosys, the country’s second largest IT services firm, is open to 'bigger scale' mergers and acquisitions but with a caveat, it is not interested in "yesterdays" companies. The Bengaluru-headquartered company, that was once the bellwether of Indian IT industry, also says it is primarily interested in taking over innovative companies and in areas like automation and artificial intelligence. Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka, who was brought from German software major SAP last year to revive the ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Infosys is doing many things to hold on to its employees: COO  Rediff.com2 weeks ago

IIP figures not so bad: Should we be happy?

A modest industrial recovery is under way After last month’s shock, the Index of Industrial Production numbers for November suggested that things were not so bad in industry after all. In October, the general index had declined by 4.2 per cent, while its manufacturing component went down by an even more alarming 7.6 per cent. Of course, many observers saw this as an aberration, rather than the beginning of a sharp downturn. This view has been vindicated by the latest release, which shows ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Bravo, Pollard omissions ridiculous: Gayle

‘There's no way you can tell me those guys shouldn't be in the team’ ‘I don't know where our cricket is heading with this sort of situation’ Chris Gayle of the West Indies reacts. Photograph: Scott Barbour/Getty Images Chris Gayle has accused the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) of victimisation after key all-rounders Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard were left out of the country's World Cup squad. World Cup: Holder to lead Windies; no Bravo or Pollard The powerful ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

AAI moves court against Kingfisher Airlines to recover Rs 294-crore dues

Vijay Mallya, the airline’s chairman and UB group head, and senior company executives have been named as defendants in the suit and they have been asked to respond to the airport operator’s claims. The Airports Authority of India has filed a civil suit against Kingfisher Airlines in the Bombay High Court as the now-defunct carrier has failed to clear dues of Rs 294 crore (Rs 2.94 billion). Vijay Mallya, the airline’s chairman and UB group head, and senior company executives ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi cautions youth against drug addiction

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi today shared his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ with his fellow countrymen on All India Radio. He spoke about the widespread use of drug among the youth which he termed as an abuse that brings ‘darkness, destruction ...
 IndiaTV News1 month ago PM Modi’s third round of 'Mann Ki Baat' today  IndiaTV News1 month ago Will get back every paisa of black money: Narendra Modi  IndiaTV News2 months ago Omar Abdullah govt used flood disaster as an opportunity to loot, says Narendra Modi in Kishtwar  IndiaTV News2 months ago

Infosys on a roll in Q3

Volume growth of 4.2 per cent in December quarter best in 3 years; firm keeps FY15 guidance unchanged. Infosys’s earnings for the quarter ended December 2014 have surprised the Street, with a marked improvement in many parameters — volume growth (growth in billed man-hours in a quarter), profit margin and employee utilisation. However, the growth in revenues was largely in line with a seasonally weak quarter, one with many holidays and client furlough. While the volume growth of 4.2 ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

With no government in sight, Governor's rule imposed in Jammu and Kashmir

Governor's rule was imposed in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday with the People’s Democratic Party, which emerged as the single-largest party, and the Bharatiya Janata Party failing to cobble up the required number to form the government, triggering a blame game among political parties. The decision came a day after Governor N N Vohra submitted his report to President Pranab Mukherjee, stating that Omar Abdullah had requested to be relieved of the post of being a caretaker chief minister. The ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago J&K likely headed for Governor's rule  Rediff.com2 weeks ago Maharashtra: Shiv Sena and BJP join hands once again but no Deputy CM in the state  IndiaTV News1 month ago Shiv Sena to take call on joining BJP government today  IndiaTV News2 months ago
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