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Tax collections fall short
Tax collections to fall short of the est...

Tax collections to fall short of the estimate

The finance ministry on Monday said it expected the overall tax collections this financial year to fall five-seven per cent short of the Budget estimate, largely due to less-than-projected direct tax collections. This is despite the excise duty on petroleum products being raised, sops to the auto... read more »

Flipkart allows customers to get refund ...

Flipkart allows customers to get refund within 24 hours

Good news for Flipkart customers! E-commerce major Flipkart on Monday launched its instant refund mechanism facility, a move that will help its customers get refunds as early as within 24 hours of returning the product. Earlier, the refund process used to take three to five business... read more »

SC orders Sahara’s Subrata Roy to ...

SC orders Sahara’s Subrata Roy to pay Rs 36000 cr

The Supreme Court on Friday orders Sahara group chief Subrata Roy to make the full payment of dues totaling over Rs 36,000 crore. Roy’s immediate release from jail is subject to furnishing Rs 5,000 crore in cash and Rs 5,000 crore in bank guarantee. In a judgment pronounced in the middle of... read more »

A new Selfie Phone for perfect self pict...

A new Selfie Phone for perfect self picture

NEW YORK: Seeing the obsession with the selfies, a Taiwanese company has launched a new phone optimised for taking selfies. What’s more, the device has even been named ‘Selfie’! It boasts of features that would certainly pamper you if you are a perfectionist as far as your... read more »

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Rs 3,500 crore guarantee from Nokia, IT Department demands

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9.9% is the new interest rate for home loans

MUMBAI: Interest rate on home loans appears to have settled around the 9.9% level with ICICI BankBSE -2.84 % matching lending rates of State Bank of India. The country’s largest... read more »

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Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana subscribers crosses 1 crore

There has been over 1 crore enrollments under Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY), part of the Modi government’s social security bouquet, the company’s chairman and... read more »

Finance Ministry released new 3-page ITR forms; can file return b...

Finally, new and easy itr froms hav got released by Finance Ministry. Government ITR Form 1, 2 and 4 S is simplified. The new form of income tax returns for people who travel abroad or spending... read more »