Current affairs : August 31, 2016

Telangana,Haryana Assembly ratifies GST Bill:
The Telangana and Haryana Assembly have unanimously ratified the Constitution Amendment Bill on Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Current affairs : August 30, 2016

GST bill unanimously passed in Maharashtra Assembly
The Maharashtra Assembly's has unanimously passed the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Constitutional Amendment Bill.

Current affairs : August 29, 2016

Aug 29 is Sports Day:
National Sports Day in India is celebrated on August 29 to mark hockey legend Dhyan Chand's birthday. 

Current affairs : August 27&28, 2016

Nagaland becomes eighth State to pass GST bill
The Nagaland State Assembly has passed the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Constitution Amendment Bill, 8th State to ratify the tax reform. 

Current affairs : August 26, 2016

Sugamya Pustakalaya- an online library for persons with visual disabilities launched 
Sugamya Pustakalaya was launched by Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister for Law & Justice and Electronics & Information Technology at a function organized by Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment.

Current affairs : August 25, 2016

GST bill ratified by Madhyapradesh and Delhi:
Madhya Pradesh and Delhi  became the seventh and eight states to ratify the constitutional amendment bill for the roll-out of the goods and services tax (GST).
With eight states ratifying the landmark legislation, it has reached the halfway mark of the required number before it can be sent for presidential assent.