Saturday, October 21, 2017
India's 75% artisans don't know if GST is applicable to their handmade products: Jaya Jaitley's elite NGO
By Our Representative A recent high-profile report on the imposition of Goods and Services Tax (GST) on handmade products has complained...
Friday, October 20, 2017
Govt of India handicrafts policy riddled with neglect, loss, anxiety; the sector employs 45% of workforce: Dr Chatterjee
By Our Representative Amidst rising demand from civil society advocates for a zero tax regime for handmade products, placed under the G...
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Sadhguru's Rally of Rivers is "meant to help" corporate interests; why is it silent on sea intrusion in Narmada?: NBA
By Our Representative In a sharply-worded statement, well-known anti-dam organization, Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA), has accused the Ral...
RBI hasn't yet issued instructions to link aadhaar with bank account, it's a GoI order, violates law, reveals RTI reply
By Our Representative While the Government of India (GoI) made linking of aadhaar with bank accounts compulsory this June, ironically, ...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
53% Indians support military rule, 55% autocracy, one the highest among 38 countries surveyed: Pew
Average trend of 38 countries By Our Representative A dangerous trend appears to have overtaken India. In a survey carried out by one...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
"Model" Gujarat agricultural wages one of the lowest in India, gender gap is market driven: Union ministry report
Source: Labour Bureau, Shimla By Rajiv Shah A top Government of India document has said that, in “model” Gujarat, the real wages of bo...
Monday, October 16, 2017
When RSS-Jan Sangh leaders clandestinely apologized for opposing Emergency, called Gandhi murderer "patriot"
Jay Prakash Narayan By Our Representative The ninth edition of "Sarthak Jalso" , a unique Gujarati half-yearly journal edite...
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Kerala BJP-RSS "distorting" history, Muslim family which helped Moplah rebels also "funded" India's freedom struggle
Moplah rebels By Our Representative Amidst an aggressive BJP and RSS in Kerala, especially state party chief Kummanam Rajasekharan, ca...
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