All stories by Dilasha Seth And Indivjal Dhasmana
'Dilly-dally so that the protests fizzle out'Rediff.com1 Jan 2021
'However, this time it looks like that is not working.'
'Economy is touching pre-Covid levels'Rediff.com11 Nov 2020
'It is entering growth territory on a month-on-month basis.'
States' GST woes mount as April collections plungeRediff.com6 Jun 2020
The Centre managed to collect only Rs 990 crore as compensation cess in April 2020-21, almost one-ninth of the figure of Rs 8,874 crore mopped up a year ago. The subdued collection would further increase states' problems unless the GST Council, which meets next week, decides to borrow from the market.
Forget surge in IT returns, direct tax growth disappointsRediff.com6 Sep 2018
Direct tax collections grew by a meagre 6.6 per cent during April-July of the current financial year against the Budget target of 14.4 per cent for 2018-19. Corporation taxes, in particular, grew at just 0.57 per cent, the lowest in the first four months in at least seven years.
'Economy may take 24 months to recover'Rediff.com1 Nov 2017
'The full effects of the government initiatives will have to work their way through, whether in infrastructure or in the banking sector.'
Why GSTN's real test starts nowRediff.com31 Jul 2017
The GST Network's chairman Navin Kumar speaks to Dilasha Seth and Indivjal Dhasmana on various aspects of the new tax regime.
'We used Gandhigiri to shame defaulters'Rediff.com17 Apr 2017
Punjab National Bank has made a name for itself in recovery of bad loan dues. Usha Ananthasubramanian, managing director and chief executive officer of the government-owned lender, explains how it has achieved this reputation.
GST delay to cast shadow on BudgetRediff.com5 Dec 2016
Consensus seems a problem before the current session of Parliament ends.
How small banks will boost financial literacyRediff.com22 Sep 2015
Even today, many MFIs already distribute pension and micro insurance products to low-income households.
'We are ready for GST rollout from April 1, 2016'Rediff.com18 Aug 2015
The IMG meeting will be convened shortly.