It is required to link your Aadhar with various services as the last date to do aadhar linking is approaching. If your services will not be linked to your Aadhar, following services will be blocked after stipulated time. So if you haven’t done it yet, it’s time to get...
The University Grant Commission has ordered as many as 123 deemed-to-be universities to refrain from using the word ‘university’ in their name. Instead, the institutes may use the phrase “Deemed to be University” within parenthesis. In a letter dated November 10, University Grants Commission (UGC), the higher education authority, has...
New GST Tax Rates on Luxury Cars. Under the GST regime, cars attract the highest tax slab of 28 percent and on top of that, a cess is levied. An ordinance was promulgated last week to hike the cess from 15 percent to up to 25 percent. The Council on Saturday decided...
Secured Creditor cannot invoke Section 14 of SARFAESI Act. As per the recent ruling by Calcutta High Court under Securitization and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, the Court ruled that a secured creditor cannot maintain an application under Section 14 of SARFAESI Act 2002 after...
The CBI has taken over the probe into the Srijan scam in Bihar, in which government funds worth about Rs 1,000 crore were allegedly diverted to the accounts of a non-government organisation. The central probe agency has registered 10 FIRs in the case, which was being investigated by the Economic...
A recent Xiaomi Today report has tipped the alleged specifications of the Redmi Note 5. The Redmi lineup of smartphones is highly popular in the Asian markets as these devices are priced affordable and are well-specced too. These handsets give a tough competition to the others in the market...
The central bank has extended the scope of Banking Ombudsman Scheme. The Reserve bank said that under the amended scheme, a customer would also be able to lodge a complaint against the bank for its non-adherence to RBI instructions with regard to mobile banking/ electronic banking services in India....
Amazon’s announcement that it was buying Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion threw the entire retail industry into a tizzy Friday — and with good reason.
The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on Tuesday exempted genuine equity investments through IPOs, bonus or rights issues by a listed company from long-term capital gains (LTCG) tax even if no securities transaction tax (STT) was paid on the transfers. The provision was aimed at preventing the misuse of...
Dating back to 1952, the ‘Gaokao’ is a notoriously difficult three-day test with incredible demands — both academically and socially. In each June, millions of high school grads in China have been bracing up to appear for the annual college entrance examination called “Gaokao”. It's considered a prerequisite to get into...