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Budget 2019: Here are the new income tax slabs and rates

Tax Slab Rates Changes in Budget 2019: Acting finance minister Piyush Goyal announced Interim Budget on Friday 01-Feb. He proposed that Individuals tax payer will have to pay no tax till gross income of Rs 6.5 lakh if they make an investment And Standard deduction would be raised from Rs 40,000 to Rs 50,000.( As […]

Cash transaction charges by banks in India from Apr 2017

Leading private sector banks – HDFC Bank , ICICI Bank and Axis Bank – have over the week announced new charges on cash transactions beyond certain limits. HDFC Bank Some banks, including HDFC Bank have begun charging a minimum amount of Rs 150 per transaction for cash deposits and withdrawals beyond four free transactions in […]

Satan 2: new deadly nuclear Missile from Russian Army

A Russian missile design company has unveiled the first image of a new weapon in Russia’s arsenal: the Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missile, nicknamed “Satan 2.” The RS-28 Sarmat rocket “is capable of wiping out parts of the earth the size of Texas or France,” Russian state news outlet Sputnik reported in May. The missile will […]

Best quotes from PM Modi’s address to US Congress

The best quotes of PM Modi’s speech addressing to the US Parliament at the Capitol Hill are: ** I(Modi) commend the members of US Congress for sending a clear message to those who preach and practice terrorism for political gains ** You are well-known for your bipartisanship. I have also witnessed a similar spirit in […]

10 Delhi Metro stations renamed

With the first batch under the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s (DMRC) plan of semi-renaming metro stations completed, the public transporter has now chalked out a second phase in which several stations located only in the National Capital Region will be put up for branding. The move, which according to the DMRC was the “need of […]

Dubai going to build new tower to surpass Burj Khalifa

Developers have announced plans to build a new tower in Dubai to surpass the Burj Khalifa, currently the world’s tallest skyscraper, property developer Emaar said Sunday. Emaar Properties has not announced the height of the proposed tower, saying only that it would be “a notch” taller than the Burj Khalifa’s 828m (2,717ft). The viewing tower […]

ISRO launches final satellite to complete regional navigational system NAVIC

It would offer services like terrestrial and marine navigation, disaster management, vehicle tracking and fleet management, and navigation aide for travellers. On Thursday India launched the seventh and final satellite required for a regional navigational system, called Navigation With Indian Constellation, or NAVIC. This would be similar to the United States-based Global Positioning System. When […]

The third most green city in India is Bengaluru

BENGALURU: If the rising mercury is worrying you, here’s some refreshing news. The latest data compilation of Indian Green Buildings Council (IGBC) shows Bangalore is the third most green city in India. The IT capital is among the top three of 25 Indian cities having the highest number of registered green buildings. As on date, […]