17 Apr 2015
Chandigarh: With sugar mills facing losses due to lower prices, the Punjab government has asked the Centre to cut excise duty to help millers come out of crisis.
11 May 2015
Mohali: Kings XI Punjab, who are out of contention for a play-off berth in the ongoing IPL, haveallowed Shaun Marsh and Mitchell Johnson to return home ahead of Australia's tour of the West Indies beginning from May 27.
05 Apr 2015
New Delhi: A demand of over Rs 570 crore has been raised against confectionery giant Cadbury India Ltd for allegedly evading excise duty by fraudulently taking exemption for one of its 'ghost' production units in Himachal Pradesh.
07 May 2015
Kathua: Jammu and Kashmir Excise and Taxation Department has foiled a bid to smuggle 3,200 willow clefts to Punjab from the state.
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.
02 May 2015
Coimbatore: United planters Association of Southern India (UPASI), the apex body of plantation owners in South has welcomed the Centre's decision to hike the rubber import duty from the present 20 percent to 25 percent.
31 Mar 2015
Bhubaneswar: Rapping Odisha Government for laxity in revenue collection, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India has detected under assessment and loss to the tune of Rs 4,713.63 crore during 2013-14 in areas like Value Added Tax, Entry Tax, Excise Duty and Mining Receipts.
27 Mar 2015
Panaji: In the last 11 months since drinking in public places was banned in Goa, often referred to as the country's nightlife and party capital, not a single case has been booked for downing alcohol publicly.
08 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Automobile industry body SIAM wants Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to reduce excise duty on automobiles in the upcoming Budget to help the sector combat demand slowdown.
16 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Congress on Friday criticised government's decision to hike excise duty on diesel and petrol by Rs 2 per litre, saying it is "unjustified" and amounts to "fraud" with people.