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5 income tax changes expected in this year’s budget

The lowering of corporate tax rate has triggered hopes that Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will announce some relief on the personal income tax front in this year’s Budget. From rejig of income tax slabs or rates to higher deduction, expectations are high though tax rate cuts will definitely hit revenues at a time when government’s finance’s are

5 Best Fixed Deposits with Higher Interest Rates

Fixed Deposits is one of the safest forms of investment for risk-averse individuals. The FD’s as it is popularly known amongst the people in India forms one of the traditional, secured, highly liquid, tax saving instrument and forms one of the well-known types of investment choice amongst all the sections of the society. Nowadays, most

HCL Tech to double fresher hiring

HCL Technologies, one of the fastest growing IT companies in India, plans to nearly double its campus recruits to 15,000 in the financial year 2020-21, from 8,600 this fiscal. This will include hiring of 500 students from premier B-schools. “Beginning this fiscal, we have also increased the compensation by 15-20% for all those we take in at

30 useful government apps every Indian should download

There’s an app for almost everything these days and as part of its Digital India initiative, the government of India has also been aggressively building apps for the citizens. These apps are for various government related services and for also different sections of the society. For instance, there are special apps for teachers, farmers, women,

India to create its own WhatsApp! Govt proposes its alternative service for secure messaging

To improve confidentiality in official communications, the government is in the process of setting up its own instant messaging service for mobile phones. The platform, for which pilot tests are currently being conducted by the ministry of electronics and information technology (MeitY), will be named Government Instant Messaging Service (GIMS) and is expected to be