Tax issues: Communication gap between Centre and officials

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Even as the government tries to ease the 'tax concerns' of corporates, the bureaucracy still seems to be stuck in its old ways.

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US stocks close higher amid fading recession fears

New York |Saturday, 2019 11:15:06 AM IST

US stocks closed higher, wrapping up the week in a positive note, as the market was mildly buoyed by easing US bond market and a batch of mixed economic data.

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Excess water released from Bhakra Dam, more discharges likely

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

As the Bhakra Dam across the Sutlej in Himachal Pradesh reached its capacity, excess water was released as a precaution, which could cause flood in villages located downstream, officials said

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SpiceJet to launch 12 new domestic flights from October

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Friday said it will launch 12 new domestic flights effective from the first week of October 2019.

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India's forex reserves up $1.62 bn; reaches $430.57 bn

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

India's foreign exchange reserves increased by $1.62 billion during the week ended August 9, official data showed on Friday.

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Jagan calls for catalysing US-Andhra economic ties

Amaravati |Saturday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has urged the US-India Business Council (USIBC) to work with his government to identify '5 big ideas' to catalyse the US-Andhra Pradesh economic pa

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3 injured, flight, train services hit as rains lash Bengal

Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

Three persons were injured, flight and train services disrupted as large parts of Kolkata and other south Bengal districts submerged in water on Saturday following heavy monsoon rains.

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I-T Dept issues 17-point checklist to trace unaccounted DeMO cash

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

In a bid to seize illegal cash, the Income Tax Department has issued a 17-point checklist to tax commisioners across the country to track those who deposited unaccounted cash during demonetisation.

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CEOs must prioritize water risks in boardroom meets: Report

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 8:15:06 PM IST

As the world stares at 40 per cent water supply gap by 2030, managing water must be a priority in the boardroom of every company in the world including in India -- to create and develop competitive ad

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Quicker security check-in facility at Delhi airport's T2

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

To provide hassle-free check-in to domestic passengers, the GMR-led Delhi International Airport (DIAL), the company which operates New Delhi's IGI Airport, on Friday introduced an 'Express' security c

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More than Rs 1 lakh crore in PMJDY accounts

Bhopal |Saturday, 2019 3:45:06 PM IST

More than Rs 1 lakh crore have been deposited in over 36 crore bank accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), reveals an RTI.

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Goa should have more beach shacks: Association

Panaji |Saturday, 2019 8:15:06 PM IST

Goa's beach shack owners have demanded an increase in the number of shacks dotting Goa's beaches, while also urging the state government to create a separate policy for traditional shack owners, Cruz

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