Tax dept not to hound small depositors: Jaitley

New Delhi, Nov 10 (PTI) Assuring people that taxman will not hound those making small deposits in scrapped Rs 500/1,000 currency, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today advised them not to throng banks as there is enough time to exchange the junked notes.

He said however that those depositing…

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Sensex rebounds 390 pts, Nifty hits 8,500 on global cues

Mumbai, Nov 10 (PTI) Recuperating from a double whammy of Trump win and the Centre’s black money crackdown, Sensex today soared over 390 points and Nifty topped the 8,500-level in early session, tracking a rally in global equities.

Besides, value-buying in bluechip stocks and covering-up…

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ASUS launches Zenfone 3 Max with good battery life

New Delhi, Nov 9 :  Expanding its Zenfone 3 series, Taiwanese giant ASUS on Wednesday launched two variants of Zenfone 3 Max smartphone with a massive 4,100 mAh battery in India.

The two variants — 5.5 inch (ZC553KL) and 5.2 inch (ZC520TL) — are priced at Rs 17,999 and…

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SBI extends business hours to help customers

New Delhi, Nov 9  All State Bank of India (SBI) branches will remain open on Thursday with extended business hours upto 6 p.m., the bank said on Wednesday.

“The customers can withdraw maximum upto Rs 10,000 during the day. All the ATMs across the country will become operational…

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Primary real estate market unaffected by rupee notes axing

Chennai, Nov 9  The primary real estate market will not be disturbed much with the government’s decision to withdraw 500 and 1,000 rupee notes as legal tender, said a top official of the Confederation of Real Estate Developers Associations of India (CREDAI).

Getamber Ananda, President of CREDAI-National…

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