21 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Tipplers in Delhi had a reason to cheer, with the city government considering not increasing excise duty on liquor in the next financial year.
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.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Gold traders, jewellers and artisans continued their indefinite strike for yet another day today, in protest against the proposed one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
05 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The strike against one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery continued for another day despite huge losses to the industry traders.
03 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Government may not cut excise duty on petrol and diesel in the near-term if it accepts the suggestions made in the approach paper submitted by Chief Economic Adviser for maintaining status quo when oil prices can climb by another USD 15 a barrel.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Petrol price was yesterday cut by 89 paise a litre and diesel by 49 paise a litre, the first decrease in rates in two months.
17 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Thousands of jewellers, bullion traders and artisans today held a mega rally at Ram Lila ground in the national capital to protest against the Budget proposal of imposing 1 percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery and vowed to continue their strike indefinitely.
04 Apr 2016
New Delhi: A large number of jewellery establishments in the country remained shut for the 34th day today to protest against one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
15 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The protest by gold and jewellery traders entered the 14th day today even as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rejected demands for rollback of one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
02 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Government today hiked excise duty on petrol by Rs 0.37 per litre and by Rs 2 a litre on diesel, the second increase in duties in just over two weeks, to mop up a little less than Rs 4,400 crore.