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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.

Switzerland asks India to get details of Swiss bank account holders from Arvind Kejriwal

Switzerland asks India to get details of Swiss bank account holders from Arvind Kejriwal

Jun 30, 2014 Comments

All eyes have turned towards AAP chief, after Swiss authorities in their recent statement have asked NDA government to get bank details and names of Indians having unaccounted money from Arvind Kejriwal.

Lazy corrupt man still to remove his black money from Swiss bank

Lazy corrupt man still to remove his black money from Swiss bank

Jun 23, 2014 Comments

Amidst government efforts to probe black money stashed abroad, Dhanpat Agrawal, a corrupt and lazy businessman is yet to remove his money from one of the Swiss banks.

Citizens concerned that increased IT exemption limit will take away their rights to boast and crib

Citizens concerned that increased IT exemption limit will take away their rights to boast and crib

Jun 20, 2014 Comments

Panic has struck people earning between 2 lakh to 5 lakh per year, ever since news of new government hiking the IT exemption limit to 5 lakh in the forthcoming union budget, started doing rounds.

Mumbai man charging rent from the ghost living in his flat

Mumbai man charging rent from the ghost living in his flat

May 5, 2014 Comments

In a bizarre side-effect of soaring real estate prices in Mumbai, Dhanpat Agrawal, a management executive is charging rent from a ghost living in his flat.

Onions promise to drop their eye irritation feature once they reach Rs 100/kg

Onions promise to drop their eye irritation feature once they reach Rs 100/kg

Sep 18, 2013 Comments

Happy with their rising net worth, onions have promised to drop their eye irritation feature once they reach the figure of Rs 100/kg. However, Kapil Sibal is unhappy.

Prime Minister to mortgage his voice, as silence is golden

Prime Minister to mortgage his voice, as silence is golden

Sep 6, 2013 Comments

After their attempt to use gold reserves of temples faced some resistance, the government has now turned to the biggest gold reserve they had been sitting on – Prime Minister’s silence.

Don’t use LPG, use perfume wale gas cylinders i.e. Deodorants: Moily

Don’t use LPG, use perfume wale gas cylinders i.e. Deodorants: Moily

Sep 1, 2013 Comments

Government has taken notice of the fact that most of the deodorants available in the market are merely gas cylinders with some perfume put in.

Prime Minister’s US trip cancelled as there are not enough dollars

Prime Minister’s US trip cancelled as there are not enough dollars

Aug 22, 2013 Comments

The cancellation came soon after the Indian Prime Minister urged the US President to allow India to pay his travel costs in Rupees instead of Dollars. US was not interested in getting any Indian currency.

India ready to talk to Dollar to strengthen Rupee-Dollar relationship

India ready to talk to Dollar to strengthen Rupee-Dollar relationship

Aug 20, 2013 Comments

In a major effort to boost economy and arrest the free fall of Indian Rupee against the US Dollar, the government of India today announced that it will start talks with the dollar.