Maternity Bill passed in RS, now women to get 26 weeks off

The Rajya Sabha passed the amendments to the Maternity Benefit Act that seeks to provide 26 weeks of maternity leave to working women and 12 weeks to commissioning mothers and introducing an enabling provision of “work from home” for nursing mothers. The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its ex post facto […]

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The Supreme Court held that the owner-landlord can ask for eviction even after 40 years of tenancy on account of bonafide-need and for reconstruction

Ambika Savaria & Ors. Vs. Sanjay Sharma & Ors. A Civil Suit was filed by the predecessors of Ambika Savaria and sought and eviction of the predecessors of Respondent from suit house on grounds for reconstruction and for bona fide need. Respondent denied the ownership of appellant over the suit property in the written statement […]

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Subramanian Swamy pointed out that the UPA had set up GSTN to manage and control the tax collection and accounting of the GST

Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to review the UPA government’s decision to outsource data management and computation of tax share to a private entity.   In his letter to the PM, Swamy said that this was a swift and secret move on the part of the […]

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Impact of GST on GOA

According to Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Introduction of the GST will attract new investments in coastal state of Goa in the manufacturing sector on account of its better infrastructure. With introduction of GST, exemptions regime will come to an end. This will also benefit Goa in the long run. According to GCCI, GST […]

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FAQ on GST

Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Finance   Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Goods and Services Tax (GST)   Following are the answers to the various frequently asked questions relating to GST:   Question 1.What is GST? How does it work? Answer: GST is one indirect tax for the whole nation, which will […]

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Synopsis of “Start Up” India

What shall be considered as Startup? Ø An entity shall be considered as a ‘startup’: Till five years from the date of its incorporation / registration; If its turnover for any of the financial years has not exceeded rupees 25 crore, and It is working towards innovation, development, deployment or commercialization of new products, processes […]

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FAQ Central Registration Centre of MCA

What is Central Registration Centre (CRC)? The Central Registration Centre (CRC) is an initiative of Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) in Government Process Re-engineering (GPR) with the specific objective of providing speedy incorporation related services in line with global best practices. What services are offered by the CRC presently? CRC is presently tasked to process […]

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