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Your interest on savings account is taxable

Your interest on savings account is taxable

Savings account is the most traditional form of investment in banking and other form of financial system, as it provides guaranteed return and security.

Jan 29, 2018, 12:02 PM IST
India saw more than 50,300 cyber security incidents in 2016

India saw more than 50,300 cyber security incidents in 2016

Over 50,300 cyber security incidents like phishing, website intrusions and defacements, virus and denial of service attacks were observed in the country during 2016, Parliament was informed today.

Feb 11, 2017, 14:05 PM IST
IT Amendment bill tabled in Lok Sabha; proposes 30% tax on undisclosed income plus 10% penalty

IT Amendment bill tabled in Lok Sabha; proposes 30% tax on undisclosed income plus 10% penalty

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, on Monday, tabled the Income Tax Amendment Bill in the Lok Sabha amid chaos and protests in a bid to corner the ruling BJP government on the issue of demonetisation. The IT Amendment Bill proposes proposes 30% tax on undisclosed income plus 10% penalty on the unaccounted wealth.

 

Nov 28, 2016, 14:25 PM IST
DISGUSTING! Man booked after objectionable post against Sakshi Malik, her religion on FB

DISGUSTING! Man booked after objectionable post against Sakshi Malik, her religion on FB

Nadeem Nambardar made some objectionable comments against the Olympic bronze medallist and her religion.

Aug 23, 2016, 16:53 PM IST
Easwar panel on I-T for raising threshold for TDS deduction

Easwar panel on I-T for raising threshold for TDS deduction

A high level panel on simplification of income tax laws on Monday recommended raising the threshold limits for deduction of tax at source (TDS) as also slashing the rate of withholding tax.

Jan 18, 2016, 15:20 PM IST
TDS threshold to be increased; Know what are the benefits

TDS threshold to be increased; Know what are the benefits

TDS rates for interest income and commission need to be rationalized, the committee suggested that these should be halved to 5 percent.

Jan 18, 2016, 10:44 AM IST

Internet freedom improves in India; in partly free category: Report

Internet freedom has "improved" in India in the last one year due to the Supreme Court's landmark ruling on the IT Act, a US-based independent watchdog has said which placed the world's largest democratic country under "partly free" category.

Oct 29, 2015, 23:47 PM IST
Assocham seeks tax friendly environment for startups

Assocham seeks tax friendly environment for startups

In a pre-Budget submission to the Finance Ministry, Assocham on Tuesday sought a taxation friendly environment for the startups saying they should be freed from restrictions on shareholding pattern as budding entrepreneurs require fund infusion during the initial phase.

Oct 06, 2015, 14:16 PM IST

MAT exemption to foreign cos will boost investor confidence: FinMin

Finance Ministry Thursday said the decision to exempt foreign companies which do not have a permanent establishment from payment of MAT will boost investor confidence.

Sep 24, 2015, 23:22 PM IST

Subramanian Swamy writes to PM Modi, seeks BJP national executive meet on Hindutva agenda

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to prevail upon party President Amit Shah to convene a meeting of the BJP national executive on implementation of the Hindutva agenda as promised in the 2014 election manifesto.

Jul 12, 2015, 14:38 PM IST

One arrested for sending 'objectionable' message in Moradabad

A 17-year-old boy was arrested in connection with the 'objectionable' message that had allegedly circulated via social networking app here, sparking communal tension in the district on Saturday last week.

Jul 06, 2015, 13:39 PM IST
No proposal to keep tabs on social media: Govt

No proposal to keep tabs on social media: Govt

 The government today said there is no proposal to monitor social media on the Internet and it has not deputed any team to track the new-age platform.

Apr 22, 2015, 23:20 PM IST

Centre working on new law against cyber crimes: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday said that the Centre is working on formulating a new law under IT Act, on the lines of section 66 (A) that was struck down recently by the Supreme Court.

Apr 01, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

Centre working on new law against cyber crimes: Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday said that the Centre is working on formulating a new law under IT Act, on the lines of section 66 (A) that was struck down recently by the Supreme Court.

Apr 01, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

SC ruling on Section 66A must be hailed but abuse on social media is not acceptable

Supreme Court of India’s recent ruling on 2009 amendment to the IT Act, which curbed free speech on social media, as being in contravention of the spirit of the Indian Constitution is something tha

Mar 31, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

DNA: Victory for freedom of expression as Section 66 A of IT Act scrapped

In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court on Tuesday quashed Section 66 A of IT Act that allowed arrests for objectionable content online.

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Mar 24, 2015, 23:14 PM IST

SC scraps controversial section 66A of IT Act

In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court on Tuesday quashed Section 66 A of IT Act that allowed arrests for objectionable content online.

Mar 24, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

SC scraps controversial section 66A of IT Act- Part II

In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court on Tuesday quashed Section 66 A of IT Act that allowed arrests for objectionable content online.

Mar 24, 2015, 21:07 PM IST
Twitter will defend voice of its users, says CEO Dick Costolo

Twitter will defend voice of its users, says CEO Dick Costolo

Amid a debate over freedom of speech on social media, Twitter today said it will make sure that the "voices" of its users are defended, even as it would make it harder for any "abuse" to take place from its platform.

Mar 24, 2015, 20:45 PM IST
Digital India initiative: Narendra Modi launches Twitter Samvad

Digital India initiative: Narendra Modi launches Twitter Samvad

To push the Digital India initiative further, Indian government in collaboration with social media platform Twitter launched Twitter Samvad today. This new service will now allow people to receive tweets as SMSes from government offices, including the Prime Minister's Office.

Mar 24, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

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