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After Samosa and Jalebi, Bihar should charge luxury tax on these 5 things

After Samosa and Jalebi, Bihar should charge luxury tax on these 5 things

Jan 14, 2016 Comments

The Bihar government has decided to impose 13.5 per cent tax on luxury items in the state to get additional revenue for the state. Some of the items taxed under this scheme include Samosas, Jalebis and mosquito repellants

To boost employee morale, IT companies to come up with their version of Pay Commission

To boost employee morale, IT companies to come up with their version of Pay Commission

Nov 21, 2015 Comments

Finally Achche din is in horizon for 4 Crore Govt employees and pensioners . Today 7th pay commission have come up with recommendation to increase salary by 23.5%.

Women who friend zone men will have to pay higher taxes: Finance Ministry

Women who friend zone men will have to pay higher taxes: Finance Ministry

Nov 2, 2015 Comments

Concerned with the rising number of men who are being friend zoned by women and in an attempt to reign in this trend, Finance ministry has announced an additional ‘friend zone tax’ on women who encourage this practice.

MBA aspirant realizes he should rather invest in Mumbai property than his education

MBA aspirant realizes he should rather invest in Mumbai property than his education

Jul 12, 2015 Comments

Serial CAT topper and 7 times GMAT taker Shovit Mukhopadhyay is no less than a celebrity in MBA aspirant circles and is often known as George Clooney of MBA admissions.

Greek PM appoints Vijay Mallya as his new Finance Minister

Greek PM appoints Vijay Mallya as his new Finance Minister

Jul 5, 2015 Comments

Amid growing pressure from creditors to accept the terms of the bailout, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipiras sought help from Vijay Mallya to help him with the negotiations. After announcing a referendum, the PM also made an announcement regarding the appointment of Mr. Mallya as the new finance minister.

Colaba resident gets heart attack when asked to voluntarily opt out from cooking gas subsidy

Colaba resident gets heart attack when asked to voluntarily opt out from cooking gas subsidy

Jul 1, 2015 Comments

55 year old Mr. Mehta lives in his Colaba residence (Extra posh location in south Mumbai) with his parents, wife and 2 children.

Students request RBI to print sleeker currency notes which can be easily rolled for safe storage

Students request RBI to print sleeker currency notes which can be easily rolled for safe storage

Jun 13, 2015 Comments

Thousands of school and college kids throughout India have started an online petition campaign to request R.B.I. governor Mr. Raghuram Rajan to print sleeker crispier notes which can then be rolled and stored safely.

Able to buy multiplex tickets on weekends, man convinced he belongs to upper economic class

Able to buy multiplex tickets on weekends, man convinced he belongs to upper economic class

Jun 4, 2015 Comments

“And not just that, I was able to afford 2 medium sized popcorns and a cold drink too during interval. I really have made it large,” he screamed with joy.

Salman’s heart declared gold reserve by RBI

Salman’s heart declared gold reserve by RBI

May 7, 2015 Comments

Taking notice of the growing number of Salman Khan’s fans and Bollywood celebs claiming that the actor has a heart of pure gold, Reserve Bank of India today declared actor’s heart as an official Gold reserve.

Swiss banks announce zero balance accounts as interest level in such accounts reach all time high

Swiss banks announce zero balance accounts as interest level in such accounts reach all time high

Oct 25, 2014 Comments

With Swiss bank accounts, and the mystery around them being in headlines again, a leading Swiss bank has launched an innovative product under which zero balance accounts are offered to Indians by it.