UIDAI Launches MAadhaar App – Now Carry Your Aadhaar On Smartphone!

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UIDAI Launches MAadhaar App – Now Carry Your Aadhaar On Smartphone!

To make things easy for the citizens and to give the ‘Digital India’ initiative a little push, the government has launched it’s new mobile based application, mAadhaar. The mobile app has been developed by the UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India). What is mAadhaar, and How does it Work? UIDAI has launched a new mobile […]

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Congrats, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu

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Congrats, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu’s election as the next vice-president had been a foregone conclusion, but not his victory margin. As it transpired, Opposition candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi got 19 votes less than he was supposed to, that many members of the two Houses of Parliament who had pledged their support to him ending up not voting for him. […]

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No Additional Burden On Homebuyers Under GST

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No Additional Burden On Homebuyers Under GST

The GST, when implemented, is expected to replace at least 17 indirect taxes charged by the Centre and states. (Wikimedia) The benefits of investing in under-construction properties will outweigh the benefits of investing in ready-to-move-in homes under the new Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime.  The actual GST rate on under-construction properties is 18 per […]

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What is GST and how it will affect you

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What is GST and how it will affect you

The Rajya Sabha has cleared a  constitutional amendment to bring about a system of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India. It is perhaps the most important economic reform item on the Narendra Modi government’s agenda. This is one reform which affects all of us. It also happens to be a complicated reform as most […]

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Should bloggers register for GST? The whole story and a clarification

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Should bloggers register for GST? The whole story and a clarification

Yesterday, The Economic Times carried a story in print (see online version here) that explores whether GST will apply to bloggers. One of the quote mentions ClearTax and is reproduced below. Bloggers earning under `20 lakh a year from their blogs do not have to register for GST, said a tax consultant with online tax-filing […]

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Renounce and evolve

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Renounce and evolve

By Swami Tejomayananda The dictionary describes renunciation as sacrifice or giving up. Sant Eknath Maharaj’s daughter was married to a learned pandit who fell into undesirable company and started going out late at night. When the worried daughter approached her father, Eknath Maharaj called his son-in-law and said, “You are learned, but your wife is […]

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GST Network Safe from Ransomware Threat, says GSTN CEO

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GST Network Safe from Ransomware Threat, says GSTN CEO

Amidst the ongoing ransomware hoopla that has inflicted more than 150 nations all over the world including Russia and UK, the GSTN or the Goods and Services Tax Network that offers IT infra for GST tax regime is safe, said Prakash Kumar, CEO for GSTN. This is because the Goods and Services Tax Network does […]

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Dubai to Deploy Robot Cars to Bolster Safety on Streets

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Dubai to Deploy Robot Cars to Bolster Safety on Streets

Dubai is famous for being one of the most advanced cities in the world and a tourist destination for well over millions of visitors every year. Keeping all of the tourists safe and the city crimes down to a bare minimum is the ever vigilant Dubai Police Department. And now adding to their fleet of […]

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5 staycation spots to visit in the UAE

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5 staycation spots to visit in the UAE

Let’s be honest, there are tons of blogs out that will recommend you spend your staycation in hotel A or hotel B. That’s all great, but  this blog is a little different.t’s for the adventurous ones, those who want to visitor experience something new. Whether you just moved to the UAE or have been living […]

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