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25% GST On Luxury Cars

Luxury vehicles to cost more! Cess on luxury vehicles increased to 25% from its earlier 15% after a bill was passed in Lok Sabha to the effect on Wednesday. The GST (Compensation to States) Amendment Bill, 2017 was approved notwithstanding the chaos that prevailed over the provocative comments made by Union Minister, Anant Kumar Hegde on the Constitution and secularism. The comments led Opposition to enforce four adjournments in the

Teen Sisters Death Rocks Barola Village in Noida

Was it murder or suicide? In 2014, the nation was rocked by gruesome images of two cousins dangling from a tree in Badaun region of Uttar Pradesh. The CBI, who was investigating the case, termed it rape and murder initially; however, in spite of detailed investigations, no evidence was found and the agency had to declare it a case of suicide. A similar case occurred in the Barola village of

Mother Uses Black Magic To Cure Daughter Of Constipation, And Instead Kills Her

A girl, just 11 years old, died after her aunty and mother supposedly performed black magic on her in order to cure the constipation of hers. The name of the girl was Saniya Bekre. When the incident took place, the girl’s brother and father were also present at the site where this incident was taking place. The incident happened on Saturday at 10 in the night. The post-mortem report from

Gratuity Rules To Be Changed...Bill Tabled In Parliament

The Government Of India tabled the Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill 2017 amid chaos in the parliament. All the employees working in mines, plantations, oil fields, factories, shops, railways, ports or other establishments come under the purview of the Gratuity act, if they have been in service continuously for at least 5 years in an organization having 10 or more employees. While currently the maternity leave for female employees is

ACT Fibernet Introduces 1 Gbps Broadband Plans in Bangalore

ACT Fibernet, the Internet service provider, declared about the roll out of 1 Gbps wired broadband internet service for Bangalore. Rolled out in the attendance of Minister of IT, Bio Technology, Science & Technology and Tourism, Karnataka Government, Priyank Kharge, the Internet service provider has now GIGA powered this year 2 Indian cities. CEO of Atria Convergence Technologies Pvt. Ltd, Bala Malladi, said, “With the accomplishment of 1 Gbps in

Irish Startup Assists Local Shops Fight With Online Behemoths

A Dublin-located company with supporters from Silicon Valley, Pointy, is resolving the issue of how to make it simpler for users to find goods that they need close to house. This is done as shopping online becomes simpler but locating what you need locally stays hard to pin down. “Somebody can just walk down the way and pick up a product, but that data is just exasperatingly hard to locate,”

DoT Obliges Rs 2.5 Crore Fine On Tikona

The Department of Telecom (DoT) has issued a fine on Tikona Digital of Rs 2.5 Crore for delay in network launch in Rajasthan for wireless broadband service. This delay took place while clearing its spectrum contract with Bharti Airtel, which has acquired the firm. DoT has issued the fine employing its flexible powers according to the rules analogous to 3G networks. Tikona was capable to finish the rollout compulsions with

Delhi Government To Roll Out Mobile-App For Filing Applications Of Self-Employment Loan

The Government of Delhi will roll out a mobile-app for filing of applications of self-employment loan with the DSFDC. This data was given by SC/ST and Social Welfare Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam to the media in an interview this week. The app will not only assist candidates file request for loans with the DSFDC (Delhi SC/ST/OBC/Minorities and Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation), but also allow them to keep an eye

Sales Of Oppo India Increased More Than 750%

Oppo Mobiles has gone beyond Sony, the largest Japanese electronics company and Micromax, the biggest domestic mobile maker, by income. This comes after its trades increased more than 7x at the time of FY17. This means dominance of China in the smartphone market of India. This comes although executives of industry claimed that growth of Oppo has in fact slowed down in 2017 owing to slashing down on spending, competitor

Airtel Now Providing Extra Data Below Rs 549 And Rs 349 Plans

The telecom industry has turned out to be very competitive ever since the entrance of Reliance Jio. Different telecom providers have also began rolling out offers that provide ample amount of data and unlimited calls. Lately, Airtel rolled out two offers for Rs 549 and Rs 349, respectively. The firm has now refreshed both the offers and is offering extra data to the consumers. Below the plan of Rs 349,