Lok Sabha okays bill to set up central Sanskrit varsities

Responding to the debate on the Sanskrit Central Universities Bill, 2019, HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal "Nishank" said the government wants to strengthen all Indian languages, be it Tamil, Hindi,... Read more »

Irdai okays debt ETFs of CPSEs as eligible class of investment for insurers

NewsStock Analysis, IPO, Mutual Funds, Bonds & MoreThe instruments have been permitted as eligible class of investment, according to guidelines issued by the insurance regulator.PTI|Dec 11, 2019, 11.20 PM... Read more »

Govt okays Rs 5,300 cr fund infusion into IIFCL in FY20

Another Rs 10,000 crore will be infused in 2020-21.PTI|Dec 11, 2019, 11.16 PM ISTGetty ImagesIIFCL was set up in 2006 for providing long-term finance to viable infrastructure projects across... Read more »

Parliament okays corporate tax cut; FM says software developers, miners not eligible for lower rates

New Delhi: Parliament on Thursday approved the Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 that replaces an ordinance promulgated to cut the base corporate tax rate, with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman... Read more »