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Tax Break on Payments Up to Rs. 2,000 using Card, Not Cash

Starting today, you will not be charged any service tax when you use your credit or debit card for upto Rs. 2,000.  Currently, you pay 15% as the tax on these transactions. The exemption is part of the government’s all-out initiative to steer the country away from a cash economy to digital …

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President Mukherjee on Parliament Chaos: For God’s Sake, Do Your Job

The daily disruption of parliament is “not acceptable at all”, the President said while delivering the Defense Estate Day lecture on electoral reforms. “For God’s sake, do your job. You are meant to transact business in Parliament.” Stalling parliament, he said, “means you are gagging the majority”. The winter session has …

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After 9 months of pregnancy, a Chennai woman got the shock of her life!

Chennai: Aseena Begum is going through mental anguish for the past few days when after a waiting period of nine long months, she was told that she was never pregnant in the first place. “I had been going to the government hospital for regular checkups for the last eight months,” …

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Tell it like it is: The Bitter-Sweet Truth of Demonetization

I have been repeatedly asked if I am against demonetization. Like many of you, I supported demonetization on Day 1. It was a bold step by a Prime Minister whose financial integrity is not in question. It is also true that the country continues to be invested in our PM. …

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Man on his deathbed, gets a new lease of life, not from his kin. Find out from whom!

This is a heart wrenching story of Hanish Mahendru whose world came crashing down when he was diagnosed with damaged kidneys at the age of 47. His doctor suggested two options for him, one was to choose dialysis for the rest of his life. the other was to get a kidney …

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High Court Verdict: Son has no legal right to live in the parents house, can only stay at their mercy!

Delhi high court has given a verdict that a son is not entitled to property of his parents. He can only stay with them if his parents agree for him to live with them. A son, irrespective of his marital status, has no legal right to live in the self-acquired house …

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Cashless India is a distant dream…. Read to know why

With the current demonetization drive, the whole nation has awoken to a rude shock, which left them without any liquid cash in their hands. A shock where they have their monies locked in the bank and can use it only electronically or online. The Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley on 9th …

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