GST Deadlock Continues, Centre Says Money To Be Released Tonight

The centre will tonight release Rs 20,000 crore in GST compensation due to state and union territory governments, Finance Ministry Nirmala Sitharaman said during the 42nd GST Council meeting. A further Rs 24,000 crore of IGST (integrated goods and service tax) will be released to states that received less earlier …

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10% Of World Population May Have Been Infected With COVID-19: WHO

Roughly 1 in 10 people may have been infected with coronavirus, says WHO. (Representational) Geneva: Roughly 1 in 10 people may have been infected with the novel coronavirus, leaving the vast majority of the world’s population vulnerable to the related COVID-19 disease, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday. …

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Parents’ Consent, Flexible Attendance: New Rules For School Reopening

Education Ministry Releases School Reopening Guidelines Image credit: Shutterstock New Delhi: Students will attend schools only with the written consent of parents and there will be flexibility in attendance, say guidelines issued today by the government for the reopening of schools. The SOPs were released by the Department of School …

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