Trader

  • Need to change the tax system: Kejriwal 01-02-2014 02:54 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday met traders association. After his meeting with them, Kejriwal said that the tax systems were complicated and needed to be changed. ...
  • Ghaziabad traders' 7-day long stir for nabbing criminals called off 10-12-2013 10:48 AM

    Ghaziabad traders on Monday called off their seven-day-old agitation demanding arrest of criminals and removal of Ghaziabad senior superintendent of police (SSP) Dharmendra Yadav. Trader leader Satya Pal Chaudhary said Uttar Pradesh Vyapar Mandal president Banwari Lal Kanchhal who is close to the state's ruling Samajwadi Party visited the dharna...
  • Ghaziabad market shut over attack on shop owner, traders demand arrest of accused 03-12-2013 12:38 PM

    Traders' organisations in Ghaziabad said on Tuesday the markets would remain closed until the culprits who looted a jewellery shop and shot at the owner on Sunday night were arrested. Earlier, the traders and political activists took out processions and staged dharnas against the deteriorating law and order situation.They announced...
  • TN traders association calls for state bandh against CHOGM on Tuesday 11-11-2013 11:49 AM

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Traders Association has called for a statewide bandh against India's participation in the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meet (CHOGM) on Tuesday. All shops are likely to remain closed as per the bandh call. The head of the association says there are around 4,500 small and large...
  • 3 killed, 2 injured as suspected PLFI activists open fire in a market 02-11-2013 09:27 AM

    Three persons including a trader and his son were on Friday killed while two others received injuries when suspected activists of ultra outfit PLFI opened fire indiscriminately at a market in Khunti district, police said. A group of over a dozen suspected PLFI members arrived in Saiko village market in...
  • Nashik: Onion price rises by Rs 10 per kg at Lasalgaon on lower supply 03-10-2013 08:35 PM

    New Delhi: Onion prices continued to be volatile, surging by Rs 10 to Rs 40 per kg on Thursday at Lasalgaon Mandi in Nashik. Wholesale onion prices at Lasalgaon Mandi, which sets the price trend across the country, rose as supplies halved to 1,500 quintals from 3,000 quintals on October...
  • Onion wholesale prices down Rs 5 per kg; retail rates continue to touch sky 24-09-2013 05:46 PM

    New Delhi: Wholesale prices of onion on Tuesday declined by Rs 5 at Rs 40-45 per kg, although retail rates continued to rule at the uncomfortable level of Rs 60-70 a kilo. Arrival of new crop of the kitchen staple from Karnataka and increase in imports led to the fall...
  • Onion prices: Traders, farmers make profits at the cost of the consumer 23-09-2013 08:42 AM

    Nashik: While suppliers blamed a shortfall in production for rising onion prices, a CNN-IBN investigation has now exposed the reason behind the unprecedented crisis. While traders made huge profits by hoarding onions, farmers too added to consumer woes by holding back the produce. Th onion was never so elusive. It...
  • UP petroleum traders to observe bandh against commercial tax 21-09-2013 07:41 PM

    Lucknow: Petroleum traders of Uttar Pradesh will observe a state-wide bandh on September 28 to press for their demand of reduction in commercial tax on petrol and diesel. This was announced on Saturday by the Uttar Pradesh Petroleum Traders Association, which has called for the strike. "The association has announced...
  • 'Onion prices to remain high for at least another month,' say traders 18-09-2013 05:27 PM

    The traders in Delhi say that the retailers are charging Rs 5-10 more. They sat that if the onions are being bought at Rs 55-60 and they are spending Rs 5 on transportation, they have the right to sell at the price it is being sold. They also added that...
  • Muslim meat traders in Aligarh form their own busness lobby 10-09-2013 12:07 PM

    Aligarh's Muslim industrialists and traders will now have their own business lobby after the Udyog Vyapar Mandal (Industrial Trade Board) refused to back meat traders. The decision to form a Muslim Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) was taken after a meeting attended by a large number of businessmen at...
  • Good people are there on both sides of border: Pakistani traders 02-09-2013 03:09 PM

    Pakistani traders who visited India insist that good people "happen to be on both sides of the border" and they were happy to share bonds with their Indian counterparts that was "lifelong". Pakistani handloom and handicraft traders took part in the Dastkar South Asian Bazaar held at the Dilli Haat...
  • Onion prices still rule high at Rs 70 per kg in Delhi 26-08-2013 07:50 PM

    Retail prices of onion in the national capital remained high on Monday at Rs 70 a kg due to lower supplies in the wholesale market. Traders said the wholesale prices of the kitchen staple are ruling firm at Rs 45-50 per kg as supplies from producing regions have been lower...
  • Delhi: Onion price soars to Rs 80 per kg despite normal supply 14-08-2013 02:19 PM

    Much to the discomfort of consumers, onion prices on Wednesday touched Rs 80 per kg in most retail markets in the national capital despite normal supply in the wholesale markets. Wholesale price of onion have increased by Rs five to Rs 50-55 per kg in Azadpur mandi, according to the...
  • Criminals loot Rs 3 lakh from trader 13-08-2013 02:06 PM

    Armed motor-cycle borne men looted Rupees three lakh from a trader on Tuesday in a locality on Purnia-Rupauli police road in Purnia district. Six motorcycles-borne criminals intercepted a trader Naresh Jaiswal's two-wheeler near Baheriyasthan locality and snatched a bag containing rupees three lakh from him at gun point, said the...
  • Two bike-borne miscreants loot jewellery worth Rs 25 lakh from trader 03-08-2013 03:23 PM

    A gold trader was robbed of jewellery worth Rs 25 lakh by two motorcycle-borne persons, who also critically injured him, police said here on Saturday. Manoj Kumar reached home after closing his shop last evening and was about to enter his house, when two miscreants tried to snatch away his...
  • Trader sets employee ablaze in Madhepura 28-07-2013 11:51 PM

    In a shocking incident, a man was allegedly set afire by his employer in a house at Sigheshwar Bazar in Bihar's Madhepura district, police said on Sunday. The victim, identified as Kusheshar Yadav (50), was set on fire by his employer Rajesh Kumar, a trader, last night while he was...
  • Maharashtra: Small scale traders to go on a strike against LBT for two days 15-07-2013 01:15 PM

    Mumbai: Small scale traders to go on strike against the Local Body Tax (LBT) for two days from Monday. In view of the upcoming Monsoon Session of the state Legislature, the issue of LBT has come to the fore once again. The Federation of Association of Maharashtra alleged that the...
  • Rent hike should be linked to the price index: Praveen Khandelwal 09-07-2013 04:26 PM

    The Delhi Rent Act, hanging in a limbo for the last 18 years, will influence rental laws across the country. So what can be a win-win situation for both the landlord and the tenant? Confederation of All India Traders' secretary general Praveen Khandelwal joined IBNLive readers on the need for...
  • Guptkashi traders provide shelter to those searching for relatives 25-06-2013 02:47 PM

    Guptkashi: In the midst of destruction, there is some hope for those waiting for their loved ones in Uttarakhand. The Guptkashi Traders Association is providing free food and shelter for those searching for their families. "Daily I go to the Guptkashi and Phata helipad and check the list," said Ravi...
  • Traders agree to call off LBT stir after meeting with CM 21-05-2013 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Section of traders in Maharashtra on Monday night agreed to call off their prolonged agitation protest against the Local Body Tax (LBT) after a meeting with Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan here. Chavan held lengthy discussions with traders, which ended late on Monday evening, after which some of the participants...
  • Mumbai traders call off strike against Local Body Tax 20-05-2013 11:13 PM

    Mumbai: After more than three weeks, Mumbai traders on Monday called off their strike against Local Boy Tax (LBT). The strike was called off after a meeting took place between Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and protesters. All shops will be opened on Tuesday. Traders, wholesalers and manufacturers launched an indefinite...
  • Mumbai: Traders call off strike against LBT 11-05-2013 11:26 PM

    Mumbai: In a good news for people of Mumbai, retailers called off their strike against the Local Body Tax on late Saturday and said they were ready to talk to the government. The announcement came even as the city struggled with shortage of supplies due to the three-week long strike....
  • Traders' strike: Oppn, allies ask Maharashtra govt to reconsider LBT 09-05-2013 07:37 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai's bustling markets on Thursday wore an empty, deserted look. Since Monday, over one lakh traders in the city have shut shop to protest against the Local Body Tax (LBT) that the Maharashtra government has introduced to replace octroi. Traders say that the protest has caused a loss of...
  • Mumbai: Traders' agitation against LBT leads to loss of Rs 75,000 cr 09-05-2013 08:41 AM

    Mumbai: Markets in Mumbai have been shut for days now as traders fight against the controversial Local Body Tax. It has been estimated that the strike has incurred a loss of almost Rs 75,000 crore and it still counting. From grocery stores to restaurants to apparel stores, the bandh was...
  • Meerut: Robbers kill 35-year-old trader 16-02-2013 03:15 PM

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