Thursday, 12 April 2018
The caste factor is playing a significant role in the Karnataka polls, which are exactly one month away. The state will see a direct fight between the Congress and the BJP and both party chiefs have aggressively been campaigning over the past few weeks. Interestingly, along with wooing voters through rallies and roadshows. Rahul Gandhi and Amit Shahâs main focus is on meeting the the heads of various religious mutts and temples of almost every caste denomination - Lingayat, Vokkaliga, Kuruba and others in between.
Two months from now, India may get its first taste of click & mortar
Walmart's investment would give Flipkart not just more funds, but also arm it with a formidable ally with extensive experience in retailing and logistics.
Reliance Jio is reportedly in talks with Qualcomm to bring out laptops, running on Windows 10 OS, with built-in cellular connections for the Indian market.
New income tax forms will make it difficult to dodge tax on house rent
The new forms for FY 2017-18, which were released on April 3, attempt to digitally collect as much information as possible to process tax returns efficiently.
When pointed out to the protests against the Prime Minister's visit to Chennai this morning, the Chief Minister said, "we too will do that. We will do more, but I don't think they will dare come here."
Trump Says Attack on Syria âCould Be Very Soon or Not So Soon at Allâ
President Trump said in a tweet early Thursday that he had never telegraphed the timing of an attack on Syria, and that such a strike â for which he put Russia and Syria on notice just one day earlier â âcould be very soon or not so soon at all!.
CGST Mumbai zone mops up Rs 72,509-crore revenue till February
The Mumbai zone of the Central GST Commissionerate has mopped up revenue of Rs 72,509 crore till February this year, tax officials said. The new Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, which harmonises all central and sales levies, was implemented by the government from July 1 of last year.
Justice Dept. Canât Tie Police Funding to Help on Immigration, Judge Rules
For the second time in recent weeks, a teacher walkout has ended with educators extracting some concessions. Ultimately, Republican lawmakers stood firm against more.The Justice Department canât make cooperation with immigration authorities a condition of funding to local police departments, a federal judge ruled in Los Angeles.