Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday proposed increasing the range of tax deductible investments/expenditure to a maximum of Rs.444,200.
He said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley must be congratulated for "this pro-poor, pro-growth, pro-middle class, pro-youth & paradigm shifting budget".
'This budget is a repayment by the BJP govt to the rich and corporates who had supported them during Lok Sabha polls.'
A Hindu temple in the US has been vandalised with several windows broken and the word "fear" painted on its wall.
The attacks also led to the deaths of two soldiers and injuries to 26.
The deaths of the three Ukrainian soldiers came after a two-day lull in clashes with the pro-Russian separatists.
Defender Deepika, who has represented India in 138 matches, has been named as the vice-captain.
He took a nasty crack to the forearm from Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson during a cricket World Cup Pool encounter.
On a roll after three successive wins in the ongoing World Cup Dhoni said his "complete unit" has been giving consistent performances.
Tax exemptions and incentives to the industry to be withdrawn.
To check black money menace, the govt announced 10-year imprisonment for hiding foreign assets.
In line with his promise, Arun Jaitley announced that the govt would delay by two years the implementation of the planned GAAR.
Politics may be the art of the impossible, governance requires sterner stuff. And J&K cries out loud for the quality of governance that has long been denied to it.
SY Quraishi, former CEC, in his book,The Making of the Great Indian Election, narrates the experience of a vigilant election observer who noticed a huge feast going on in one of the constituencies.
As for the Jadavpur University incident, we need to reflect on how West Bengal, that had once so vehemently denounced Tiananmen, could treat its own students as common hooligans or industrial workers.
The CM will head the Delhi Dialogue Commission.
The assistance is an increase Rs 69.99 crore compared to allocation for 2014-15.
'Both the matters are cross cases and the offences are compoundable.'
The move comes a day after he was replaced as the party's leader in the Rajya Sabha.
Budget has not considered the interests of the common man and students.
Roy said when he started work as the only general secretary, "the party was zero".
Shops, hotels and business establishments also downed shutters.
'It would also give a fillip to bilateral ties.'
Termed rail budget as anti-people.
Afghan woman of the iconic National Geographic magazine cover is now 46 years old
When my daughter was small, she wanted to buy Disney princess shoes with built-in lights that shone at every step.
Spring Festival is no longer a time solely for family reunions in China as more and more Chinese are traveling abroad during the holiday. Shopping has one of their most important missions during the weeklong vacation.
The minister wore alight blue shirt with striking deeper blue bandhgala and black pants.
Prepared in a healthier way.
'I think Kolkata is more classy and (its people are) choosy.'
The Triumphant Institute of Management Education Pvt Ltd is conducting a Free All India Online Mock Common Admission Test from 27 February to 2 March.
Meena Banerjee salutes these ardent devotees.
Big B occupies this hallowed place in Indian film business because of the decade of seminal films he starred in.
"17 stars In Rohit's film & I am 17 yrs old in Fan...both not true,” the actor tweeted.
The actor died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was 83.
The actress smacked DiCaprio and got afraid of getting sued for assault.
Statesman News Service
Kolkata, 27 January
The state election commission has launched an Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) week today to rectify, on the spot, errors in some cards.
The week which has started today will continue till 2 February.
It was decided that permanent EPIC centres would be set up in each Assembly segment so that voters who want a correction in their EPIC can do it in a day.
Currently if an EPIC correction is needed, then voters have to wait for a month, but now the correction process will be done immediately.
Mr Sunil Gupta, CEO, of the state election commission added that officers have been engaged in those permanent EPIC centres and the voters will be able to correct their EPIC within that day, if his or her name has been enrolled in the voters list.
“If a voter does not have his or her name enrolled in the voters list, then it will take some time,” he added.
Meanwhile, the state Election Commission has decided to provide best electoral practice award to block development officers (BDO) and 11 electoral registration officers. Each award comprises of a memento and cash prize worth Rs 20,000.
The best electoral practice award has already been given to district magistrates and DM, Hooghly, Mrs Manmith Nanda.
The enrolment of the new voters ~ 18-19 years of age ~ have increased substantially. A survey carried out by the state election commission found that from 1.24 per cent new voters it has increased to 3.33 per cent.
Maithil filed the FIR at Jehangirabad police station.
Jaitley stressed on boosting industry to get more funds for welfare schemes.
India reached the target in 18.5 overs.
'India is poised for higher growth.'
Budgetary estimates of expenditure for 2015-16 are pegged at Rs.17.77 lakh crore.
Essar Group sponsored a trip on a yacht for him.