Post demonetisation: India moves to transparent financial system, says Jaitley

AMN / NEW DELHI Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the country has moved on to a much cleaner, transparent and honest financial system after implementation of demonetisation. In a Facebook post, Mr Jaitley said, cash seizure by Income Tax Department has more than doubled in 2016-17 as compared to 2015-16. During search and … Continue reading Post demonetisation: India moves to transparent financial system, says Jaitley

IMA Declares “Public Health Emergency” in Delhi

Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI As the National capital city recorded a sharp dip in air quality today, the Indian Medical Association today said Delhi was witnessing a “public health emergency” and appealed to the Delhi government to stop outdoor sports and other such activities in schools to protect the health of children. The Indian … Continue reading IMA Declares “Public Health Emergency” in Delhi

Demonetization gave strong impetus to fight black money: PMO

AMN Prime Minister’s Office today said demonetization has cleansed country’s financial system by giving strong impetus to the fight against black money. In a series of tweets, the PMO highlighted the success of note ban and said while protecting country’s financial system, the move had given a huge push towards formalisation ensuring better jobs for … Continue reading Demonetization gave strong impetus to fight black money: PMO

Prisoner should be informed about his case within a week: SC

The Supreme Court today suggested the creation of a mechanism where prisoners are informed about the status of their appeals against conviction in the High Court or the apex court within a week. The top court said that a para-legal volunteer of State Legal Service Authority (SLSA) can visit the prisoner in jail and inform … Continue reading Prisoner should be informed about his case within a week: SC

EU to discuss tax havens blacklist after ‘Paradise Papers’ leaks

WEB DESK European Union states will today bring forward a discussion on plans for a tax havens’ blacklists after Paradise Papers revealed investments by wealthy individuals and institutions around the globe. The discussion will be held during the monthly meeting of EU Finance Ministers in Brussels. The Vice President of the EU’s executive arm, Valdis … Continue reading EU to discuss tax havens blacklist after ‘Paradise Papers’ leaks

FIFA praise India for successful hosting of U-17 World Cup

Harpal Singh Bedi /New Delhi FIFA President Mr. Gianni Infantino lavished huge praise on India for successfully hosting the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 and expressed that “FIFA delegations has returned to Zurich with a host of unforgettable memories and having made many warm-hearted new friendships during our stay’ in India. In the letter … Continue reading FIFA praise India for successful hosting of U-17 World Cup

Hockey India announces Rs 1.00 Lakh cash award for Women’s Hockey Team

H S BEDI / New Delhi Hockey India on Monday announced a cash award of Rs 1.00 Lakh each to the 18-member Indian Women’s Team and Chief Coach and Rs 50,000 each for the support staff who were part of the Women’s Asia Cup 2017 success. The team beat China 5-4 in a nail-biting Final … Continue reading Hockey India announces Rs 1.00 Lakh cash award for Women’s Hockey Team

India pledges additional $100 million towards UN partnership fund

WEB DESK India has pledged an additional 100 million US Dollar towards the UN partnership fund, significantly scaling up it support to sustainable development projects across the developing world. This was announced by the Counsellor at the Permanent Mission of India to the UN, Anjani Kumar on Monday at the 2017 UN Pledging Conference for … Continue reading India pledges additional $100 million towards UN partnership fund

दिल्ली फिर गैस चैम्बर में तब्दील

नई दिल्ली देश की राजधानी दिल्ली एनसीआर में जहरीली धुंध का कहर बढ़ता ही जा रहा हैं। जिससे वहां यातायात साधन प्रभावित हो रहे हैं। आज यानी 7 नवबंर को जब लोग सुबह उठे तो यहां जहरीली धुंध का कहर अपने चरम पर था। जिससे लोगों का काफी असुविधा हुई। आपको बता दें कि दिल्ली … Continue reading दिल्ली फिर गैस चैम्बर में तब्दील

Parking fee to be hiked in Delhi to curb air pollution

AMN The Supreme Court mandated green body Environment Pollution ( Prevention and Control) Authority- EPCA has recommended four time hike in parking fees and reduction of metro fares during off-peak hours to tackle the severe air quality in Delhi- NCR. The Committee met in New Delhi in the backdrop of worsening air quality in the … Continue reading Parking fee to be hiked in Delhi to curb air pollution