16 Oct 2014
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Tax and Excise Department has become the highest revenue earner of the state by generating around Rs 400 crore during the last financial year.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: With softening global oil rates leading to first ever profit on diesel sales, the government is considering raising excise duty on unbranded diesel to take away the gains.
07 Oct 2014
Amsterdam: Winger Arjen Robben said he was happy to be back in the Netherlands squad after spending the last round of international fixtures swearing in front of the television set.
23 Jan 2013
Liquor will become dearer in Bihar with the state government on Tuesday deciding to increase excise duty upto Rs 5 per litre.
03 Oct 2014
New Delhi: India has imposed anti-dumping duty on Phenol imported from US and Chinese Taipei to safeguard the interest of domestic manufacturers.
30 Sep 2014
Chennai: Continuing to defend the decision to close down bars in Kerala, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Tuesday said he did not care about the financial loss but worried about the social impact of liquor consumption.
01 Oct 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: In a significant move to check pollution from plastic and flex, Kerala government on Wednesday decided to bring in a law to 'ban and restrict' their use.
26 Jun 2014
New Delhi: With the aim of reviving the economy, the government has extended the excise duty concession on capital goods and automobiles by six months to December 31, a move hailed by the industry.
26 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Reeling under prolonged demand slump, automobile and consumer durable firms welcomed the government's decision to extend reduced excise rates till December 31 for automobile and consumer durable sectors, saying it would give a boost to the sectors.
11 Jul 2014
New Delhi: People on Thursday took to the social media to either applaud the Finance Minister's move to hike excise duty on cigarettes and tobacco products or to vent their ire against the proposal.