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Mumbai’s Dongri Building collapses, Many feared trapped Inside

Overcrowded building collapsed

A four-storied overcrowded building has collapsed in the Dongri area of Mumbai, killing ten people A four-storied overcrowded building in Mumbai’s Dongri locality collapsed due to overcrowding. Ten people have been reported dead while many are feared trapped in the debris. A four-storied Mumbai’s overcrowded Dongri locality building collapsed and took lives of 10 people. Nine people have been reported injured. The incident took

Chandrayaan-2, India’s Second Lunar Mission’s Launch Postponed

Chandrayaan-2 launch vehicle in Sri Harikota, Andhra Pradesh

Chandrayaan-2 launch vehicle in Sri Harikota, Andhra Pradesh Chandrayaan-2 launch date had to be postponed due to a technical problem observed in the GSLV MKIII, the launch vehicle for Chandrayaan-2. India’s second Lunar Mission, Chandrayaan-2 space launch had to be aborted about an hour before the scheduled launch time of 2:51 am on July 15, 2019. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has released

Privatization of Pipeline and Tower Businesses as Govt readies Plan for Asset monetization

Indian Government has proposed Asset Monetisation for PSU's

Indian Government has proposed Asset Monetisation for PSU's In its second wave of asset monetization the inter-ministerial committee states on hiving off GAIL and BSNL to private players in lease. An inter-ministerial committee chaired by NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant has recommended a second list of PSU assets which the government seeks to lease out to private investors. This is in regard

UN Report: 271 Million People lifted from Multidimensional Poverty in India

Reports says Multidimensional Poverty Index

UN's Multidimensional Poverty Index Report has been released United Nations Global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) Report 2019 has noted that has India has lifted 271 million people out of poverty between 2006 and 2016 ‘India’s has been the fastest reductions in the multidimensional poverty index values during the period with strong improvements in areas such as "assets, cooking fuel, sanitation and nutrition’, the report said. United

Maldives’s re-admission in the Commonwealth appealed by India

India urged the Commonwealth of Nations to fast-track Maldives’s re-admission the group

India urged the Commonwealth of Nations to fast-track Maldives’s re-admission the group External Affairs Minister of India has appealed to the Commonwealth to fast-track Maldives’s re-admission in the 19th Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting in London India’s External Affairs Minister, Subramanian Jaishankar, attended the 19th Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting in London. He specifically called for fast-tracking the Maldives' re-admission into the Commonwealth of Nations. The

UAE Foreign Minister Visits India; Talks on Trade and Energy Ties

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, UAE with PM Modi

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, UAE with PM Modi Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, UAE will meet PM Modi and S. Jaishankar. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, UAE (United Arab Emirates) arrived in India on a three-day bilateral visit on 7 July. Sheikh Abdullah

Budget 2019: What should a Citizen of India lookout for in the document

The 2019 Union Budget

The 2019 Union Budget The highlights of the Budget for Economic Growth of the country. The budget seems to give in a positive note to the common man and business ventures with a higher economic prospect. The interchangeability of PAN and Aadhaar to file one’s I-T Returns soon.₹5 lakh becomes the minimum limit for taxpayers. The incomes earners between ₹2-5 crore and ₹5

Aadhaar Card can now be used in place of PAN for filling taxes: Nirmala Sitharaman Budget 2019

Pan card instead of aadhar

Aadhar Card is the new Pan Card for Tax Biling PAN Card may not be necessary anymore for filing of Taxes, Aadhaar Card may play its role. Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman in the Union Budget 2019 proposed the use of Aadhaar Cards instead of PAN Cards for filling Taxes.   She stated during her speech in the parliament  “More than 120 crore

Economic Survey 2019 Tabled in Parliament

Union Budget 2019 will be presented in the Parliament on 5th July, 2019

Union Budget 2019 will be presented in the Parliament on 5th July, 2019 The Economic Survey of India 2019 was tabled in Lok Sabha today. It has been prepared by Chief Economic Adviser Krishnamurthy Subramanian Union Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman tabled the Economic Survey 2019 in the Parliament of India, before the presentation of the Union Budget on 5 July 2019. The Survey has projected the

Code on Wages Bill approved by Cabinet, Minimum Wages to be Fixed Pan-India

Centre has approved Code on Wages Bill for Minimum Wages

Centre has approved Code on Wages Bill for Minimum Wages The Union Cabinet approved the Code of Wages Bill, which seeks to mandate minimum wages across the country Code of Wages Bill has been approved by The Union Cabinet, which seeks to mandate minimum wages across the country. The Union Cabinet, on 2 July 2019, approved draft legislation which seeks to mandate

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