GST, demonetisation to feature in NCERT books from 2018GST,,demonetisation,to,feature,in,NCERT,books,from,2018

GST, demonetisation to feature in NCERT books from 2018 From the next year, schools students will receive lessons on GST and demonetisation as the same will be included in the NCERT textbooks. Representative image From the next year, schools students will receive lessons on Goods and Services Tax (GST) and demonetisation, as the same will be included in the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) textbooks. As per an HT report, on Thursday, Minister of State for HRD Upendra Kushwaha told the Rajya Sabha, “NCERT has decided to incorporate the…

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Uber CEO Says Demonetisation Is Beneficial and Surge Pricing Is Vital

On Thursday, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick spoke to NDTV’s Rajiv Makhni for an exclusive interview where he talked about a range of subjects, from autonomous cars, to demonetisation in India, to being named to the advisory team of US President-elect Donald Trump. He’s unsurprisingly predictable about some things, speaking in support of surge pricing, and India going cashless. Uber itself was born because Kalanick’s co-founder was stuck without any cabs in Paris, and had to walk home, he says. “I wish we could just push a button and get a…

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Wholesale markets bloom, gadget markets look deserted over demonetisation confusion

The morning after the government suddenly demonetized Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes, two of Mumbai’s most popular ectectronic markets remained deserted  on Wednesday even as chaos prevailed on roads, petrol stations, drug stores, retail outlets and wholesale markets in Mumbai as all daily cash transactions choked up.   Irla market in the Vile Parle area along with the south Mumbai’s  Lamington Road market are majorly driven by cash transactions, a trend that has now turned against the vendors.   Meanwhile, 24-hour pharmacies and retail petrol stations had an unending…

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