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'Absent' Sidhu features in Congress' star campaigners list for Delhi

22 Jan 2020

'Absent' Sidhu features in Congress' star campaigners list for Delhi

After a rather publicized fallout with Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu sort of vanished from the news.

CAA-stir: Prashant Kishor questions Congress' absenteeism, gets slammed

21 Dec 2019

CAA-stir: Prashant Kishor questions Congress' absenteeism, gets slammed

On Saturday, JD(U) leader and poll-strategist Prashant Kishor asked Congress why isn't it on the streets protesting against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC).

To stop Rahul Gandhi from resigning, Congress worker attempts suicide

02 Jul 2019

To stop Rahul Gandhi from resigning, Congress worker attempts suicide

The ambiguity over Congress President Rahul Gandhi's resignation isn't nearing an end. The man, for the first time in his career, took responsibility for the poll debacle and decided to quit.

RaGa's resignation decision is right. Congress should let him go

02 Jul 2019

RaGa's resignation decision is right. Congress should let him go

Rahul Gandhi has committed many political blunders in his career and 2019 elections showed he just can't take on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Congress CMs push for 18% GST

26 Sep 2016

Congress CMs push for 18% GST

The Congress high command has ordered all Congress Chief Ministers to push for an 18% cap on GST rates in the upcoming meeting of the GST council on 17 October.

Centre, States agree upon April 1 deadline for GST

23 Sep 2016

Centre, States agree upon April 1 deadline for GST

The Centre as well as states agreed to complete deliberations in the GST council so that the GST can be rolled out on 1 April, 2017.

President constitutes GST council

17 Sep 2016

President constitutes GST council

The Centre has notified the GST council which will now decide the tax limit, exemptions and geographical application limits.

Jaitley: Apr 1 deadline for GST

08 Sep 2016

Jaitley: Apr 1 deadline for GST

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has stated that 1 April 2017 would be the stiff deadline for the government to roll out the GST bill.

Odisha 16th state to ratify GST, bill awaits Presidential nod

02 Sep 2016

Odisha 16th state to ratify GST, bill awaits Presidential nod

Odisha became the 16th state to pass the Constitutional Amendment which allows for the passage of the Goods and Services Tax, leaving it up to Presidential approval to come into force.

Maha ratifies GST, WB does not bring it up

30 Aug 2016

Maha ratifies GST, WB does not bring it up

The Maharashtra state government ratified the GST bill in a special session of the state assembly that was called on 29 Aug.

Assam: First state to pass GST Bill

12 Aug 2016

Assam: First state to pass GST Bill

India's north-eastern state of Assam became the first state in the country to ratify the historic Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.