Income Tax department raids BMC contractors
IT said they had conducted search action in Mumbai and Surat on November 6 on entry providers and beneficiaries who have been engaged in execution of civil contracts mainly BMC.
Tax department going after CXO pay cheques
The tax department has started questioning top companies and banks if they were passing on some of...
Tax department wants to impose 18% GST on CXO salaries
The taxman wants companies to treat services as supply, meaning the people providing t...
Income Tax department raids onion traders from Lasalgaon
The raid comes amid ballooning onion prices which have touched Rs 80/kg to Rs 90/kg as incessant rainfall in Maharashtra, the top onion producing state of the country, has delayed harvest and also damaged the quality of the kharif crop. The average wholesale prices at Lasalgaon market have been ruling around Rs 45/kg.
Four zonal committees set up to monitor key programmes of land resources department
Under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana, the department undertakes development of rainfed portions of net cultivated area and cultivable wastelands in association with states. DILRMP is a 100 per cent grant scheme from the centre for computerisation of all existing land records including mutations (or transfers) and digitization of maps.
Voda Idea, Airtel losses may widen on provisioning
Vodafone Idea and Airtel may need to cough up Rs 39,313 cr and Rs 41,507 cr, respectively.
Trump impeachment inquiry hears new evidence
State Department officials William Taylor and George Kent testified for five hours Wednesday about their concerns over President Donald Trum...
I-T department busts Rs 3,300-crore hawala racket involving infrastructure firms
The raids to unearth the large tax evasion nexus were conducted in the first week of this month on 42 premises in Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Erode, Pune, Agra and Goa on a group of people indulging in issuing bogus bills and carrying on hawala transactions. Hawala denotes illegal transaction of funds by skirting the legal banking channels.
Pay AGR dues within 3 months, DoT tells telecom operators
The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has asked telcos and internet service providers to pay up license fees and spectrum usage charges...
Property title project nipped in the bud
The Survey, Settlement & Land Records, an arm of the revenue department had taken up a crucial project of maintaining urban property ownership records (UPOR), making it a mandatory requirement in property transactions, starting off with Shivamogga and Mangaluru cities. However the UPOR rests solely on the government decision.
White-ball cricket: What are India's options in bowling department?
When it comes to white-ball cricket though, there is a discernable gap, both in quality and quantity. Bumrah-Bhuvi is your go-to primary pace pairing in both ODIs and T20Is – who is next, then? The answer rested on Shami for the 2019 World Cup and stopped there. India don’t have place for four pacers in their limited-overs squad. Come the 2020 T20 World Cup , what then?
Already 'severe', Delhi's pollution likely to enter 'emergency' zone on Wednesday
The govt's air quality monitor, SAFAR, said pollution levels in Delhi-NCR are expected to enter the "severe plus" or "emergency" category on Wednesday. Meteorologists said the national capital recorded on Tuesday morning a minimum temperature of 11.7 degrees Celsius, the season's lowest so far. It is two notches below normal for this time of the year.
Rajpath redo may see all Ministers seated on one floor
The new Parliament building is set to have common central secretariat on Rajpath accommodating the entire council of ministers on one floor, secretaries to all ministries on another, and heads of flagship missions in a separate wing.
Make cancer treatment affordable, upgrade infrastructure: Parliamentary panel
While expressing concern over 68% of cancer patients dying in the country, the parliamentary standing committee on science and technology, environment, forest and climate change has recommended to set up a hub and spoke model under the Tata Memorial Centre, which is the leader in cancer treatment and is supported by the Department of Atomic Energy.
Delhi's air quality nears 'severe' levels again; north-westerly winds, farm fires to blame
An AQI between 201 and 300 is considered 'poor', 301-400 'very poor' and 401-500 'severe'. An AQI above 500 falls in the 'severe plus' category.
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