Archive for February 1st, 2019

On the Budget 2019

On the Budget 2019: Comments from Mr. Sudhir Kapadia, National Tax Leader, EY India

On the Budget 2019, Mr. Sudhir Kapadia, National Tax Leader, EY India: “Most commentators had predicted fairly generous reliefs for farmers and lower income earners in the Interim Budget before the general election and the interim…

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SC expresses displeasure at non-appointment of regular CBI director

New Delhi  Feb 1:  The Supreme Court Friday asked the Centre why it has not appointed a regular CBI director and said it was “averse” to the appointment of an interim chief for the agency for a long period.

A bench comprising justices Arun Mishra and Naveen Sinha said the…

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Budget is `jumla’, fraud: Kamal Nath

Bhopal, Feb 1 (PTI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath Friday termed the interim budget presented by Union Finance Minister Piyush Goyal as a “jumla” and “chalava” (fraud)).

“The general budget presented today is totally an election budget and would prove to be jumla (hollow promise) and chalava,” Nath said…

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Mithali becomes first female to play 200 ODIs

Hamilton, Feb 1 (PTI) India captain Mithali Raj on Friday became the first female cricketer to play 200 ODIs, adding another achievement to her illustrious career.

The 36-year-old is also the highest run-getter in ODIs with 6622 runs at an average of 51.33, including seven hundreds…

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Budget 2019: Glimpse


Individuals with income up to Rs 5 lakh will get a full tax rebate.
Capital expenditure allocation of Rs 1.58 lakh crore for the Railways
Gratuity limit increased from 10 lakh to 30 lakh rupees
Rs 60,000 crore allocated for MGNREGA (Mahatma…

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Lakme India Fashion Week 2019

New Delhi, Feb 1 :The Mega Event, Lakme India Fashion Week 2019 has kick-started the show with eminent designers like- Ajay Kumar Singh, Bobo Calcutta, Helena Bajaj Larsen and Yavi – put up a stellar show and conveyed art through fashion.

The Lakme Fashion Week 2019 is underway and designers…

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NASA solar probe begins second orbit of Sun

 WASHINGTON Feb 1 PTI  :  NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has begun its second orbit of the Sun and is on track for its closest approach to our star, the U.S. space agency said. Just 161 days after its launch, the Parker probe completed its first orbit of the Sun…

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Fractured verdict no threat to India

How scary will a multi-party Government be? According to mainline media it will be just short of a disaster. They overlook that multi-party Governments have been in power in the past and have worked well and also completed full term. They have worked under the leadership of Mr…

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