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SC says Aadhar not Mandatory for Availing Welfare schemes of Govt

The Supreme Court today ruled that Aadhar is not mandatory for availing various welfare schemes of the government. The court made it clear that even for availing facilities PDS, kerosene and LPG distribution system the card will not be mandatory. It barred the authorities from sharing personal biometric data collected for enrollment under the scheme.… Read More »

Credit Card charges you must know

The lure of a credit card is hard to resist, especially when a sales representative from a bank or a retail outlet makes a convincing pitch about you getting a ‘free’ credit card. But did you know that the credit card you are being promised is anything but free?What sales representatives of credit cards do… Read More »

Extension of e-payment deadline and of Banking Hours

Posted: 30.03.2015  GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF FINANCE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE CENTRAL BOARD OF EXCISE AND CUSTOMS Service Tax Wing CIRCULAR NO. 182/01/2015 – ST New Delhi, the 27th March 2015 To The Principal Chief Commissioners/Chief Commissioners of Central Excise and Service Tax (All), The Director General of Service Tax, The Director General of Systems… Read More »

Amendment in Section 80 IB Unconstitutional

Amendment in Section 80 IB unconstitutional – Gujarat HC N Amendment made in section 80-IB(9) by adding an Explanation was not clarificatory, declaratory, curative or made “small repair” in the Act, but on the contrary takes away the accrued and vested right of the Petitioner which had matured after the judgments of ITAT. Therefore, the… Read More »

PM launches PRAGATI for Pro-Active Governance

NEW DELHI, MAR 26, 2015 PRIME Minister of India Narendra Modi launched yesterday his ambitious multi-purpose and multi-modal platform PRAGATI (Pro-Active Governance And Timely Implementation). PRAGATI is a unique integrating and interactive platform. The platform is aimed at addressing common man’s grievances, and simultaneously monitoring and reviewing important programmes and projects of the Government of… Read More »

Defaulters of Income Tax Department

Income Tax Department – Defaulters – Name and Shame  27.03.2015. HE Income tax department yesterday published a list of 18 names of persons and companies who are tax defaulters of more than Rs. 10 crores. The Department wants these defaulters to pay the taxes immediately. As per the list, all the defaulters are either not… Read More »