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Appetite for gold back, import at 4-year high

Appetite for gold back, import at 4-year high

The consumer sentiment hasn’t been hit by the high import duty Image: A goldsmith shop owner displays gold pieces at a gold market. Photograph: Azad Lashkari/Reuters Indian consumers’ appetite for gold has increased again, with imports in 2014-15 rising to a four-year high, close to levels seen in the pre-import control days of 2012-13. Gold smuggled into the country, which has increased in the past two years due to a high 10 per cent import duty, is estimated at 200 tonnes a year ..., 3 days ago

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Small SUV and sedan on Toyota's radar

It is the global leader in car sales but in India, is a distant fifth.  Japan’s Toyota, which operates through a joint venture with the Kirloskars, has been criticised for a sluggish pace of operations.  Realising the vulnerability of product gaps in its range, Toyota Kirloskar Motors has started work on two new projects, aimed at products that have never been a part of its portfolio.  One is on a new compact sports utility vehicle (SUV), positioned under Rs 10 lakh, ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago

I-T dept collects over Rs 3,500 crore from non-filers

The Income Tax department has issued over 20 lakh ‘intimations’ and collected Rs 3,569 crore (Rs 35.69 billion) in the current financial year from those taxpayers who had either not filed their tax returns or did so incorrectly. Under its 'non-filers tracking management system', an intelligence based project which was launched two years back, the I-T department tracked high-value transactions being made by entities and individuals across the country who were either not reported to ...
 Rediff.com5 days ago Govt exceeds overall revenue collection target by Rs 686m  Himalayan times1 month ago AAP falls short of fund collection target  Jagran Post1 month ago

Black money: India offers cash reward to HSBC whistleblower

India has offered a ‘cash reward’ to a former HSBC bank employee-turned-whistleblower in exchange for any fresh information about its citizens holding illegal accounts in various tax haven countries, including in Swiss banks, as it looks to combat black money and unearth funds stashed away abroad. Sources said that the government is ‘still awaiting’ a response to the offer it has made to former HSBC employee Herve Falciani after he hinted that he possessed additional ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

Make in India push: Is it a flight of fancy?

For the first 11 months of this financial year, exports of $284 billion suggest India will fall short of last year’s numbers, let alone its target of $340 billion, rues Rahul Jacob Recent export data is making the government’s ‘Make in India’ push seem more like a flight of fancy. Merchandise exports from India declined by 11 per cent in January and 15 per cent in February. For the first 11 months of this financial year, exports of $284 billion suggest India will fall ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Mukesh Ambani is richest Indian for the 8th year  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

We were 'hurt' that Modi could not visit: Maldives

Maldives on Tuesday voiced its ‘hurt’ at Prime Minister Narendra Modi not visiting it during his recent trip to the region even as it sought to allay India's concerns over the imprisonment of former President Mohammed Nasheed.   Reacting to the response of international community, including India, which expressed ‘deep concern’ over Nasheed's conviction under anti-terror law and 13-year jail sentence, it said, "It is as per law and purely a domestic issue."   ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Centre clears DPR of four-lane highway project in Itanagar  Jagran Post2 months ago US-India investment initiative launched ahead of Obama's visit  Jagran Post2 months ago

Why is Delhi police 'snooping' on Rahul?

Rahul Gandhi’s privacy has been invaded, says a fuming Congress after Delhi police visit his office, asks what he looks like. Renu Mittal reports from Delhi   Congress leaders are miffed after the Delhi police has been reportedly snooping around Rahul Gandhi’s office. A police team visited the office in the Congress headquarters last week and asked personal questions about its vice president -- about his looks, his height, the colour of his hair and eyes. Sources in Delhi ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Rahul extends leave yet again, likely to be back around March 20  Rediff.com2 weeks ago Withdraw from Delhi polls if feel EVMs tampered: Congress to AAP  IndiaTV News1 month ago Top 10 highlights of AAP manifesto  IndiaTV News1 month ago

UN rules out inquiry into allegations against Pachauri

The United Nations has ruled out an inquiry into the allegations against former chair of the UN’s panel on climate change Rajendra Pachauri and said a new head will be elected later this year to replace him. “We’re aware of the allegations, which refer to incidents that may have occurred related to Pachauri’s organisation, own think-tank which is not linked to the United Nations, which is not a United Nations entity,” Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Pachauri hospitalised day after resigning UN climate panel chief  Rediff.com1 month ago

Park Street rape survivor, who boldly revealed her identity, dies

Kolkata’s Park Street rape survivor, who was brutalised inside a moving car in February 2012 triggering nationwide outrage, died at a city hospital on Friday. "She passed away in the morning. She was suffering from health problems and got admitted to a city hospital for last few days," Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Pallab Kanti Ghosh told PTI. The 40-year-old, who boldly revealed her identity to the world in 2013, died of meningoencephalitis.  She was raped in a moving car in ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Park Street gang rape accused posting Facebook updates from jail?  DNA1 week ago

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

This week’s collection of stories that prove we live in a truly mad, mad world. Harry Potter-themed sex education class Two students at Boston University decided to put the spark back into class by devising a Harry Potter-themed sex lesson. Michelle Goode and Jamie Klufts, who work as interns at the university's Wellness and Prevention Services programme, ran the wizarding workshop last week. It was part of a month-long programme of events about sex education dubbed “Frisky ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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