Supreme Court dismisses plea to pay income, tax in old notes under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan YojanaUnder the scheme, a citizen could deposit his old notes with a bank, provided he was willing to lock up 25% of the money in bonds for 4 years and pay his taxes and
Uttarakhand government to use satellite technology to check illegal mining
India expansionist, occupied Tawang : Chinese State Media; Accusing India of “expansionism”, the Chinese state media claimed today
that New Delhi “occupied” Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh and warned Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama against selling China’s
If Pak has chosen to escalate matters, then it must have gamed the compulsion for a strong Indian response. And if it hasn’t, then it
would be an inept reading of the popular mood shift in India.
Indian Army wants electronic camouflage for Tanks; The Indian Army has sought a camouflage system to make its armoured fighting
vehicles invisible to all kinds of sensors, said an army report.
Hotels lose out on corporate meeting profit after SC’s liquor ban; Business events and conferences scheduled in hotels and resorts
close to highways are getting cancelled and even moving to other countries.
Demonetisation, GST to widen tax base & help meet fiscal targets: Shaktikanta Das”In the recent years, compliance (to the fiscal
deficit targets) is definitely strong. Demonetisation, GST will widen tax base and hopefully tax-to-GDP will also improve,” said Das.
UK, India’s DRDO working together on Jet Engine; Britain’s engineering major Rolls Royce and DRDO have been working on developing an
engine for military jets and the UK is keen on many such joint projects, British Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon said today.
China, not US, is Pakistan’s new best friend; China is overtaking the US as the largest direct foreign investor to Pakistan, with the
South Asian nation increasingly favoring its neighbor’s “One Belt, One Road” trade route that’s funneling in billions of dollars and
revamping decrepit infrastructure.
US drops biggest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan targeting ISIS caves; The United States on Thursday dropped the ‘biggest non-nuclear
bomb’ in its arsenal against Islamic State targets in Afghanistan.
Number of Google searches for ‘World War 3’ hits its highest ever level; As warships move off the coast of North Korea and cruise
missile stay pointed at Syria, you might be forgiven for the odd macabre thought over the past week.