CCIG asks departments to fill up 7 lakh vacant posts
“The Cabinet Committee on Investment and Growth in the meeting held on December 23, 2019 has directed to take time-bound action to fill up the existing vacancies in various ministries/departments,” stated the DoPT circular.
Delta Air Lines fined $50,000 for discriminating against Muslim passengers
Delta Air Lines was on Friday fined USD 50,000 by the US Departmen...
PIL filed in SC against DoT for not taking coercive action on AGR dues
The petition states that telcos have “willfully” “disobeyed” paying th...
Supreme Court to hear all pleas against AGR dues next week
Sources said the court on Friday agreed to hear the pleas of GAIL India, Power Grid Corporation and Oil India that filed clarificatory applications on Wednesday and Thursday, which was the deadline for the payments. Sources added that RailTel and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) also have filed similar applications.
20% TDS if employee doesn’t share PAN or Aadhaar: I-T dept
Centre had amended the law to make sharing of Aadhaar must in case someone does not have a PAN.
Fire breaks out at Delhi Transport Department office
At least 26 fire tenders were rushed to the spot to put out the blaze. According to the Delhi Fire Services, the fire was reported at 8.38 a.m. on Monday. The DFS informed around 10.45 a.m. that the fire has been doused. No casualties have been reported as of now.
CPWD sets up research & development cell at IIT-Gandhinagar Research Park
The CPWD R&D Cell is established as a part of a MoU between the two entities that is aimed at development and verification of new technologies and safer, efficient, long term solutions to the existing problems of the construction industry. IITGN and CPWD will collaborate on various academic, research, training and capacity building programs.
Fire breaks out at Delhi Transport Department office at Civil Lines
Delhi: Fire breaks out at Delhi Transport Department office at Civil Lines, 8 fire tenders rushed to the spot. Fire breaks out at Delhi Tran...
I-T raids at Bharat Group, undisclosed foreign assets recovered
The Income-Tax Department's searches on the Bharat Hotels group, that runs the chain of Lalit Hotels, has led to the detection of "undisclos...
Huge explosion rips through Houston building, heard for miles around
The explosion shook other buildings about 4:30 a.m., with reports on Twitter of a boom felt across the city. A fire burned following the explosion smoke was seen hanging over the area. The Houston Fire Department said one person was taken to a hospital because of the blast.
I-T department lets ‘deserving’ assessees to pay up 20% tax demand in parts
Amid tight liquidity and slow biz, taxman gives breathing space to cos and businesses — the prime taxpayers.
ITI Ltd to raise Rs 1,400 crore through FPO, use Rs 607 crore for loan repayment
The issue will open on January 24 and close on January 28, said the company in a statement.
US judge rules against outsourcing firm
The companies, led by outsourcing provider Kollasoft, were seeking to “stay the legal effects” of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services’ denial of 27 unique H1B visa applications as it claimed those denials were based on illegal or ultra vires rules promulgated in a February 2018 policy memo issued by USCIS.
IAS officers Rajeev Singh Thakur, Shantanu appointed joint secretaries in department of military affairs
Thakur, a 1995 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre, will have a tenure till December 3, 2022. Shantanu, a 1997 batch Tripura cadre IAS officer, has been appointed to the post till March 27, 2024, an order issued by the personnel ministry said. The government had last month created the department of military affairs, which is headed by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Bipin Rawat.
Income tax dept warns taxpayers of phishing mails; lists out genuine senders
Digital frauds are on the rise and taxpayers too are not safe from it. To help you, the income tax department has released a list of trustworthy sources that a taxpayer should make a note of. Do not just trust any other source.
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