BUSINESS AWAAZ

CAIT DEMANDS BAN ON BIG BOSS FOR VULGARITY & OBSCENITY

AMN / NEW DELHI The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) in a communication sent to Union Information & Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javedkar has drawn his urgent attention towards telecasting of TV Show ” Big Boss” on Colours TV Channel which is showing high level of vulgarity and obscenity to the extent that it is … Continue reading CAIT DEMANDS BAN ON BIG BOSS FOR VULGARITY & OBSCENITY

RBI cuts repo rate by 25 basis points

AMN The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has today slashed the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 25 basis points to 5.15 per cent from 5.40 per cent with immediate effect. Consequently, the reverse repo rate under the LAF stands reduced to 4.90 per cent, and the marginal standing facility (MSF) … Continue reading RBI cuts repo rate by 25 basis points

CBDT launches DIN system for taxpayers

DIN system will ensure greater accountability and transparency in tax administration Our Correspondent / New Delhi Marching forward towards ‘Digital India’, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on Tuesday implemented a computer-generated Document Identification Number (DIN) which will ensure greater transparency and accountability in tax administration. The Documentation Identification Number (DIN) system of Central … Continue reading CBDT launches DIN system for taxpayers

RBI announces contests to promote innovations, ideas in payment

AMN Reserve Bank of India has announced two contests to promote innovations and ideas in the payment and settlement systems. Shortlisted participants will get an opportunity to present their ideas before a jury of eminent persons while outstanding innovators will be awarded prizes and citations. The contest will be organised through Institute for Development and … Continue reading RBI announces contests to promote innovations, ideas in payment

GSK suspends Zinetac distribution in India, Report

regulators seek drug testing data from pharma cos WEB DESK Pharma company GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals (GSK) on September 25 said it has suspended the release, distribution and supply of all dose forms of ranitidine hydrochloride products to all markets, including India, as a precautionary action pending the outcome of ongoing tests and investigations. GSK sells Ranitidine … Continue reading GSK suspends Zinetac distribution in India, Report

Deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar extended till Dec 31

AMN The deadline to link permanent account number (PAN) with Aadhaar has been extended by three months till 31st of December. Earlier, the deadline was September 30. This is the seventh time that the government has extended the deadline for individuals to link their PAN with Aadhaar. Central Board of Direct Taxes has issued a … Continue reading Deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar extended till Dec 31

Govt approves construction of 1.23 lakh houses under PMAY-Urban

AMN Centre has approved construction of 1.23 lakh more houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). The 47th Central Sanctioning And Monitoring Committee approved 630 proposals from participating states for construction of 1.23 lakh houses with an overall investment of 4,988 crore rupees. An official release said the commitment from government as central assistance will … Continue reading Govt approves construction of 1.23 lakh houses under PMAY-Urban

Kristalina Georgieva of Bulgaria is new IMF chief

AMN Bulgaria’s Kristalina Georgieva has been selected as the new head of the International Monetary Fund(IMF). She is the first person from an emerging market economy to lead the IMF. The economist succeeds Christine Lagarde for a five-year term from October. In a statement, she said, it is a huge responsibility to be at the … Continue reading Kristalina Georgieva of Bulgaria is new IMF chief

Liquidity not an issue for banks, asserts FM

AMN / NEW DELHI Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said there is no issue of liquidity in private sector banks and financial institutions. She said that in fact, there is more liquidity reaching to them. She was addressing media in New Delhi this evening after meeting private sector banks and micro-financial institutions. She said, … Continue reading Liquidity not an issue for banks, asserts FM

India-China to further strengthen cooperation in financial sector

Staff Reporter / New Delhi The 9th India-China Financial Dialogue was held in New Delhi Yesterday. A high-level Chinese delegation led by Ms. Zou Jiayi, Vice Minister, Ministry of Finance, China interacted with the Indian delegation led by Atanu Chakraborty, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs on wide-ranging issues of mutual interest. The India-China Financial Dialogue … Continue reading India-China to further strengthen cooperation in financial sector

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SPORTS

Football is a way of life in the northeast

Redeem Tlang of Northeast United FC scoring goal and celebrating during the first leg of the first semi final ...

Indian junior team lose to Japan 4-3 at Sultan of Johor Cup

he Indian junior team lost to Japan 4-3 at the Sultan of Johor Cup in Johor Bahru, Malaysia today. India wi ...

FIFA WC Qualifier match between India, Bangladesh ends in a draw

the Group-E match between India and Bangladesh in FIFA World Cup Qualifier match at Kolkata's Salt Lake Stadiu ...

ART & CULTURE

Literature plays an important role in social transformation: VP Naidu

AMN Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu says poetry has the capability to change attitudes, mindsets and social ...

Bangladeshi novelist Rizia Rahman passes away

AMN Renowned Bangladeshi novelist and the Ekushey Padak winning author Rizia Rahman passed away today in D ...

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MARQUEE

Qutub Minar glitters amid LED illumination

  QUTUB MINAR Staff Reporter / New Delhi The historic Qutb Minar came alive ...

1 Kg Of Rare Assam Tea Sold For Rs. 70,500

AMN / GUWAHATI A rare variety of tea in Assam was auctioned for Rs. 70, 501 a kg at the Guwahati Tea Auctio ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Khasi cinema flies high; Iewduh wins Busan award, Lorni in Tallinn Competition

Utpal Borpujari / New Delhi Khasi-language film “Iewduh (Market)”, directed by Shillong-based director ...

Marathi cinema dominates but Gujarati “Hellaro” to open Indian Panorama at 50th IFFI

By Utpal Borpujari / New Delhi Gujarati film “Hellaro” directed by Abhishek Shah, which had won the Bes ...

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