RSS-affiliate BMS to go on nationwide agitation against anti-labour policies on Feb 20

New Delhi: RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) has given a call for a nationwide agitation on February 20 to protest against “anti-labour policies” and is rethinking to attend Indian Labour Conference (ILC) later this month. The protest is against negligent attitude of the central government towards labour problems, the BMS General More...

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By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018
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Middle-class also benefited from budget: BJP

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National General Secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday said the Union Budget also benefited the middle-class, contrary to the grievances raised by the latter. BJP General Secretary More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, February 2nd, 2018
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Union Budget ‘indifferent’ towards middle classes: Kamal Haasan

Chennai: Veteran actor Kamal Haasan, who has announced his foray into politics, today said the union budget showed that the Centre’s attention has “slightly” turned towards farmers and rural areas. “As More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, February 2nd, 2018
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Small taxpayer got relief in past budgets, says FM

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today defended not giving away major relief to middle class by saying the government has already done enough in the past Budget and will further provide succour in the future More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Budget 2018: FM proposes 4% health and education cess

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley proposed to replace existing 3% education cess on personal income tax and corporation tax with a 4% ‘Health and Education Cess’ to take care the education and health More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Budget 2018: Law for automatic revision of MPs’ salaries every five years

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today proposed a law for an automatic revision of salaries for Parliamentarians every five years indexed to inflation. Finance minister Arun Jaitley is presenting today Union More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Budget 2018: Rs 40,000 tax deduction on transport, medical expenses

New Delhi: Giving a relief to salaried class, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today proposed a standard deduction of Rs 40,000 in lieu of transport allowance and medical reimbursement entailing a revenue sacrifice More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Budget 2018: Salaried individuals get standard deduction Rs 40,000 relief only

New Delhi: The some relief in income tax for the salaried individuals and senior citizens, were announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today in the last full budget before the general elections. Finance minister More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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Rlys’ sends non-gazetted employees for first foreign pleasure trip

New Delhi: Indian Railways’ first non- working foreign tour is under way — not for senior officers but for gangmen, trackmen and other non-gazetted employees. The employees from lower cadres and those More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, January 29th, 2018
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Postmen to wear khadi uniform

New Delhi: The government today unveiled a new uniform for the Department of Posts personnel, including postmen and multi-tasking staff, which is made of khadi. Postman is to wear khadi uniform in khaki colour. “Our More...