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Parliament passes Finance Bill..

B MISHRA / NEW DELHI Parliament on Tuesday passed the Finance Bill 2019 and Appropriation Bill 2019 with the Rajya Sabha returning them to the Lower House. The Lok Sabha has already passed the bills. The Finance bill gives effect to the financial proposals of the Central Government for the financial year 2019-20. While the … Continue reading Parliament passes Finance Bill..

ITR filing deadline extended

AMN / NEW DELHI The government has extended the deadline for filing of Income Tax returns by individuals for the financial year 2018-19 to August 31 from July 31. The Finance Ministry in an official release said the decision has been taken after it was reported that some of the taxpayers were facing difficulties in … Continue reading ITR filing deadline extended

India will achieve economic growth of 8% plus from FY 2020-21: NITI Aayog VC

WEB DESK NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar has expressed hope that India will achieve economic growth of 8 per cent plus from the fiscal year 2020-21 onwards as structural reforms are set to produce the benefits. Talking to a news agency in New York, Mr Kumar said, the foundation has been laid and the transformation … Continue reading India will achieve economic growth of 8% plus from FY 2020-21: NITI Aayog VC

Govt Should Bring Amnesty Scheme to Protect Delhi Trade from Sealing: CAIT

CAIT Launch Campaign to Dissolve Monitoring Committee STAFF REPORTER / NEW DELHI Disturbed by the dictatorial attitude of the Monitoring Committee on sealing, the Delhi traders gathered in large numbers today at a Traders Conference held by the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) in demanded immediate dissolution of Monitoring Committee and on the other … Continue reading Govt Should Bring Amnesty Scheme to Protect Delhi Trade from Sealing: CAIT

NPA declined, says Finance Minister in Lok Sabha

AMN Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said the gross Non-Performing Assets (NPA) have declined from eight lakh 95 thousand 601 crore rupees as on 31st of March 2018 to seven lakh 89 thousand 569 crore rupees as on 31st of March 2019. She said, the aggregate losses of the Public Sector Banks reduced by five … Continue reading NPA declined, says Finance Minister in Lok Sabha

Motihari-Amlekhgunj oil pipeline ready for commercial operation

AGENCIES The landmark Motihari-Amlekhgunj petroleum products pipeline between India and Nepal has been completed and now it is ready for commercial operation. Indian Oil Corporation and Nepal Oil Corporation successfully tested transfer of the pipeline Friday. Motihari-Amlekhgunj is the first transnational petroleum pipeline form India and first South Asian oil pipeline corridor. It is also … Continue reading Motihari-Amlekhgunj oil pipeline ready for commercial operation

No proposal to cut fertilizers subsidies: Govt

BY SUDHIR KUMAR / NEW DELHI The Government has said that there is no proposal to cut fertilizer subsidies. In a written reply in the Rajya Sabha, Chemicals and Fertilizers Minister DV Sadanand Gowda said, over two lakh twelve thousand crore rupees have been paid subsiding by the government during last three years. Urea is … Continue reading No proposal to cut fertilizers subsidies: Govt

$5 Trillion Economy “Isn’t Coming Out Of Heaven,”: Pranab Mukherjee

“Those who criticise Congress rule of 50-55 years, they forget that from where we began and where we left. If the Indian economy is to be built to US$5 Trillion, we left a strong foundation of US$1.8 Trillion from almost zero”. WEB DESK In a scathing attack on the present government, former President Pranab Mukherjee … Continue reading $5 Trillion Economy “Isn’t Coming Out Of Heaven,”: Pranab Mukherjee

Lok Sabha passes Finance Bill 2019

AMN / AGENCIES / NEW DELHI The Finance (No.2) Bill, 2019 that gives effect to the proposals of the Central Government for the year 2019-2020 was passed in Lok Sabha Thursday. Explaining the proposed amendments in the taxation Acts, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman pointed out that the said amendments will promote make in India and … Continue reading Lok Sabha passes Finance Bill 2019

UP Mangoes to hit fruits market in Italy

First Shipment of North Indian Mangoes from Lucknow to Italy dispatched Our Special correspondent / Lucknow In a bid to promote exports from North India to Europe, a trial shipment of 10 tonnes of mangoes (variety of Chausa) was dispatch from the Uttar Pradesh Mandi Parishad Pack House, Malihabad, Lucknow to Italy by sea on … Continue reading UP Mangoes to hit fruits market in Italy

SPORTS

Golf: Rookie Lal grabs the first-round lead, Gulfam shines with two eagles

  Harpal Singh Bedi /Faridabad Teenage rookie Amrit Lal of Chandigarh shot a six-under-66 t ...

Sai Praneeth storms into second round of Japan Open

In Badminton, Sai Praneeth stormed into the second round of men's singles of Japan Open, beating Kento Nishimo ...

TT: India makes clean sweep of all seven gold medals at stake

Cuttack Indian paddlers clinched all the seven medals at the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championshi ...

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MARQUEE

Bill for Transgender Persons introduced in Lok Sabha

Staff Reporter / New Delhi The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019, was introduced in Lok ...

UP Mangoes to hit fruits market in Italy

First Shipment of North Indian Mangoes from Lucknow to Italy dispatched Our Special correspondent / L ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Indian entries bag six awards at SAARC Film Festival

WEB DESK SAARC-film-festival Indian entries bagged six awards including the Best Feature Film for the movie ...

Dangal’ girl Zaira Wasim quits Film World, citing religion

Zaira Wasim WEB DESK National Award-winning actor Zaira Wasim who played an important role in film D ...

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ART & CULTURE

International Urdu Day Awards announced

  Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI The annual International Urdu Day Awards have been announced. ...

Noted English writer Amitav Ghosh conferred Jnanpith award

    AMN Renowned English writer Amitav Ghosh was conferred the 54th Jnanpith award for the ...