Category: NEWS

ATM operators seek higher fees on withdrawals

MUMBAI: India’s ATM operators’ association has written to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) seeking a hike in the interchange fee paid by customers on cash withdrawals, saying their businesses will “bleed.” This could significantly impact the rollout of new ATMs in a country already battling low teller machine penetration. The contention of these operators

Income Tax: FM Nirmala Sitharaman’s big announcement on the timeline to remove I-T exemptions

Income Tax Exemptions: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had made a big announcement on the move to remove Income Tax exemptions as announced in the Budget 2020. On Sunday, the FM said that her idea behind introducing another tax slabs without exemptions is to move the country towards a more simplified, exemption-free tax regime which has

Government will fund your travel expenses if you do this

New Delhi: In order to encourage travel enthusiasts to explore India, the tourism ministry launched ‘Dekho Mera Desh’ campaign in January. The announcement was made during the National Tourism Conference held in Odisha. Under this campaign, the Tourism ministry will refund the travel expenses if a person travels to at least 15 Indian destinations by 2022.

Birthday, pre-wedding celebrations on metro coaches. You can book now

Are you looking for some new, exciting destination to host birthday party or pre-wedding celebrations? Birthday party and pre-wedding celebrations on wheels, the Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) has launched an initiative allowing people to book individual Metro coaches for birthday or pre-wedding celebrations. The booking will cost prices ranging from ₹5,000 to ₹10,000 per hour. The celebrations can

Income Tax Dept to share all taxpayers’ PAN, other data with market regulator

New Delhi: The Income Tax Department will share all taxpayers’ data like PAN information with Sebi in order to help the capital market regulator in its probe against various entities, including those involved in ‘stock market manipulation’, an official order has said. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), which frames policy for the tax department, had issued an order in