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ATMs without money: ‘Request everyone to draw cash they actually require’, says Shaktikanta Das

New Delhi: The Economic Affairs Secretary, on Wednesday, clarified that government will not going to introduce ₹1000 notes soon and advised the people to withdraw cash from ATMs as per their requirements.  “No plans to introduce ₹1000 notes. Focus is on production & supply of ₹500 & lower denomination notes”, tweeted Shaktikanta Das. No plans to introduce […] Read More »

US-based online retailers booked for selling shoes with ‘Om’ symbol, beer with Ganesha’s image

New Delhi: Two US-based online retailers have come under the scanner for offending the religious sentiments of the Hindu community by selling beer with Lord Ganesha’s picture on its label and footwear sporting the ‘Om’ symbol. Bharat Scouts and Guides commissioner Naresh Kadyan lodged two complaints against the website for selling shoes with the […] Read More »

BMC polls: Newspaper ad sparks fresh controversy, Cong cries violation of code of conduct by BJP

Mumbai: An advertisement published in newspapers  sparked off another controversy with the Shiv Sena, Congress and NCP rushing to the State Election Commission with complaints of violation of the model code. The Sena objected to the full page advertisement featuring Bollywood actor Aamir Khan which was released by NGO Mumbai First. Yuva Sena officer-bearer Dharmendra Mishra […] Read More »

Use ‘very polite language’ with taxpayers, IT department directs officials

New Delhi: India’s Income Tax Department asked its officials to ensure there is no “threat, warning or show cause” notice sent to taxpayers under its ‘Operation Clean Money’ aimed at checking black money after the government’s demonetisation drive. “It should be ensured that the communications made online with the persons under verification should be in very […] Read More »

Reliance Jio announces tariff plans: All you need to know

MUMBAI: Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani on Tuesday said Reliance Jio has crossed the 100 million customer mark since its launch on September 5. Important announcements on Reliance Jio: “Jio was launched on September 5 last year. In only 170 days we have crossed the 100 million customer mark. This achievement […] Read More »