Indian Economy

No idea when rising inflation rate would come down: Pawar

New Delhi, Apr 01: Sharad PawarUnion Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar

P.K. Misra becomes the new CBDT chairman

Central Board of Direct TaxesNew Delhi, Apr 1 : Prasanna Kumar Misra has taken over as Chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) with effect from 1st April 2008.

He belongs to the 1971 batch of the Indian Revenue Service.

Prior to his appointment as Chairman, CBDT, Misra was Member (Investigation) in the CBDT since January 2007.

Earlier, he had served in the Income Tax department in various capacities as Chief Commissioner, Delhi and Udaipur; Commissioner Mumbai; Director (Investigation) Hyderabad; Deputy Commissioner / Director Bhubaneswar; Appellate Assistant Commissioner in Andhra Pradesh, etc.

India’s external debt at 201.4 billion dollar

India’s external debt at 201.4 billion dollarNew Delhi, Mar

Sensex down nearly 727 points

sensex downMumbai, Mar 31 : Taking cues from the global markets, the 30-share sensitive index (

Union Cabinet Committee to discuss measures to contain price rise today

New Delhi, Mar 31: Indian EconomyThe Union Cabinet Committee on Prices will meet this eve

India To Achieve 9% GDP Growth By Next Five Years, Says Montek

Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia said Montek Singh Ahluwalia