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Major News and Events of 14 June 2017

What Happened on 14 June 2017


GST scheduled for implementation from July 1

According to reports, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is on track for scheduled implementation from 1 July. According to information released by Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, GST will be rolled out from 1 July as scheduled. According to the Finance Ministry's statement,preparations are in full swing for a smooth implementation from 1 July. It also said the Central Board of Excise and Customs, in coordination with the state governments, have increased their outreach programmes so as to reach the last trader.

Nine CRPF personnel injured after grenade attack at Tral camp in Jammu and Kashmir

According to reports, nine paramilitary force personnel were injured in Tral Camp of Pulwama district, Jammu and Kashmir, when suspected terrorists attacked the CRPF camp. The suspected terrorists lobbed a grenade towards CRPF camp in Lariyar Tral. The grenade exploded within camp premises resulting in injuries to nine personnel.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
How many states are there in India? There are 29 states and 7 union territories in India. The states have their own government while the union territories are governed by the central government. The states are namely, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar,… Read More...
Which cities in India have the metro railway system? The Metro railway system and service are operational in 10 cities in India. These are Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru, Gurugram, Mumbai, Chennai, Jaipur, Kochi, Hyderabad, and Lucknow. The Kolkata Metro rail is the… Read More...
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