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Govt unveils measures to support auto sector, boost demand

BS-IV vehicles purchased up to March 2020 will remain operational for entire period of registration, FM Nirmala Sitharaman said.

23 Aug 2019 8:17 PM

Govt has not set deadline to launch electric vehicles: official

Auto industry has been caught in the middle of slowing economic growth that has led to a slump in demand for vehicles.

21 Aug 2019 2:06 PM

Auto industry cheers PM’s support for ICE vehicles

There was panic that the govt was going the whole hog on electric vehicles.

13 Aug 2019 1:48 AM

E-mobility mission to be implemented in phases based on industry feedback: Meghwal

MoS Arjun Ram Meghwal informed that three lakh electric vehicles have already been sold under the FAME India Scheme.

09 Aug 2019 5:04 PM

Registration of vehicles to pinch

The government on Friday proposed amendments to the motor vehicle norms to allow scrapping of vehicles older than 15 years.

30 Jul 2019 1:21 AM


Boost for electric vehicles, GST cut to 5 from 12 per cent

The GST rate on all EVs has been reduced from 12 per cent to 5 per cent.

28 Jul 2019 6:29 AM

GST cut on e-vehicles likely

The GST rate for petrol and diesel cars and hybrid vehicles is already at the highest bracket of 28 per cent plus cess.

22 Jul 2019 7:38 AM

No plan to completely ban petrol and diesel vehicles: Dharmendra Pradhan

NITI Aayog has reportedly proposed that after 2030, only electric vehicles should be sold in India.

17 Jul 2019 12:39 PM

Give more time for switch to electric vehicles

The tax incentive proposals for EVs contained in the Budget were not that substantive as to see customers queue up.

14 Jul 2019 12:02 AM

Hero MotoCorp revamps leadership team; appoints Vikram Kasbekar as CTO

Kasbekar replaces Markus Braunsperger, who is relocating to Europe after completion of his five-year tenure in the company.

09 Jul 2019 2:37 PM


5 key changes in annual income tax assessment in Budget 2019

Additional income tax deduction of Rs 1.5 lakh on home loans for houses under Rs 45 lakh announced in Budget 2019.

08 Jul 2019 8:32 PM

Budget 2019: Boost for e-mobility; auto industry left high and dry

The FM announced the reduction of GST on electric vehicles from 12% to 5%.

06 Jul 2019 6:59 AM

Additional tax deduction of Rs 1.50 lakh on interest on home loans proposed

Government will also provide income tax deduction of Rs 1.5 lakh on interest paid on loans for purchase of electric vehicles.

05 Jul 2019 1:38 PM

India's Flipkart to replace 40 per cent of its delivery vans with EVs

The Bengaluru-based ecommerce company said it will start with deploying 160 vans by 2019-end.

30 Jun 2019 9:20 AM

BMW to launch 25 new EVs by 2023

The company will be releasing its next full EV, the iX3 SUV, in 2020.

26 Jun 2019 7:52 AM


Sitharaman-led GST Council meet to decide on tax cut on e-vehicles, NAA extension

To push for manufacturing electric vehicles, the Council will consider slashing GST rates to 5 pc from 12 pc, an official said.

20 Jun 2019 6:49 PM

India plans to exempt electric vehicles from registration fee

Proposed exemption will apply to all categories of electronic vehicles, including scooters, motorbikes, autorickshaws and cars.

20 Jun 2019 10:10 AM

Auto component industry seeks stable road map for EV transition

Govt should adopt a pragmatic approach to create a stable and long-term road map for a transition to EVs, said industry body.

11 Jun 2019 6:37 PM

Two-wheeler makers term EV switchover by 2025 as 'impractical'

Comments come in response to some media reports that government was considering a proposal to ban sale of ICE vehicles.

10 Jun 2019 4:46 PM

Tesla to limit charging to 80 per cent to prevent crowding at Supercharger stations

Tesla will limit the charging at 17 per cent of all its Supercharger stations in the US.

29 May 2019 11:51 AM