Anurag Thakur Current Affairs, GK & News

Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Parliament has passed the Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2019 as the upper house of the parliament, Rajya Sabha on Thursday, 28 November 2019 passed the bill. Earlier this month, at the lower house of the parliament, Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Anurag Singh Thakur introduce the bill to amend ..

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Rs 3.26 Lakh Crore Central GST Collection in First 8 Months of the Fiscal

Minister of State for Finance, Anurag Singh Thakur in a written reply to the Lok Sabha on Monday, November 25 informed that the central Goods and Service Tax (GST) collections till October 2019 for the financial year 2019-20 stood at Rs 3,26,490 crore, which is around half the target of central government for the current ..

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Finance Minister chairs meeting of NIIF’s Governing Council

The governing council meeting of National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) was chaired by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in North Block, New Delhi. Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur was also present at the meet. About National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) NIIF is India’s first sovereign wealth fund set ..

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1 July: GST Day

1st July 2019 is being celebrated as GST (Goods & Services Tax) Day. This year marks the 2nd anniversary of implementation of historic tax reform of Goods & Services Tax. Background First GST Day was celebrated on 1 July 2018, as to mark the first anniversary of new indirect tax regime i.e. Goods and Services ..

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The sports initiative ‘Star Khel Mahakumbh’ launched from Himachal Pradesh

On May 4, the sports initiative ‘Star Khel Mahakumbh’ was launched by BJP MP Anurag Thakur and cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar at Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh in the presence of 1,500 athletes. The athletes will compete in volleyball, basketball, cricket, football, kabaddi and athletics. The initiative has been designed in a manner as to attract ..

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