Category: Economy

Devgan’s 100th Film TanhaJi Tax Free in Maharashtra

(Mumbai )Ajay Devgan’s 100th Film TanhaJi Tax Free in Maharashtra
The Maharashtra Cabinet on Wednesday approved a proposal to make Ajay Devgn-starrer “Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior” tax-free in the state.
The film based on Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj’s trusted lieutenant Tanaji Malusare, who played a pivotal role in capturing the Kondana fort, now known as Sinhagad Fort located near Pune, has grossed over Rs 150 crore since it its release on January
Last week, the chief minister himself Uddhav Thackeray brought up the topic about the film in the Cabinet.
The film, starring Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan and Kajol, has been directed by Om Raut.

Centre Notified NSAC For Startups & Innovation

(New Delhi)Centre Notified NSAC For Startups & Innovation
The Central Government has notified the structure of the National Startup Advisory Council to advise the Government on measures needed to build a strong ecosystem for nurturing innovation and startups in the country to drive sustainable economic growth and generate large scale employment opportunities. The individual names will be notified later.
The Council will suggest measures to foster a culture of innovation amongst citizens and students in particular, promote innovation in all sectors of economy across the country, including semi-urban and rural areas, support creative and innovative ideas through incubation and research and development to transform them into valuable products, processes or solutions to improve productivity and efficiency and create an environment of absorption of innovation in industry. It will also suggest measures to facilitate public organizations to assimilate innovation with a view to improving public service delivery, promote creation, protection and commercialization of intellectual property rights, make it easier to start, operate, grow and exit businesses by reducing regulatory compliances and costs, promote ease of access to capital for startups, incentivize domestic capital for investments into startups, mobilize global capital for investments in Indian startups, keep control of startups with original promoters and provide access to global markets for Indian startups.
The National Startup Advisory Council will be chaired by Minster for Commerce & Industry. The Council will consist of the non-official members, to be nominated by Central Government, from various categories like founders of successful startups, veterans who have grown and scaled companies in India, persons capable of representing interests of investors into startups, persons capable of representing interests of incubators and accelerators and representatives of associations of stakeholders of startups and representatives of industry associations. The term of the non-official members of the Startup Advisory Council will be for a period of two years.
The nominees of the concerned Ministries/Departments/Organisations, not below the rank of Joint Secretary to the Government of India, will be ex-officio members of the Council. Joint Secretary, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade will be the Convener of the Council.

Delhi Bound IndiGo Flight Delayed For Security Check

(Kochi)Delhi Bound IndiGo Flight Delayed For Security Check
Delhi-bound IndiGo flight from Cochin international airportwas delayed by almost an hour on Monday after the security agencies raised “doubts” over some objects found in the checked-in baggage of a passenger
The flight 6E 298 scheduled to depart for Mumbai at 8 a.m left at 8.56 a.m

समाचार प्रसारकों ने वित्त मंत्री से जीएसटी में प्रिंट मीडिया से समानता की मांग की

(नयी दिल्ली) समाचार प्रसारकों ने वित्त मंत्री से जीएसटी में प्रिंट मीडिया से समानता की मांग की
फिलहाल प्रिंट मीडिया पर जीएसटी पांच प्रतिशत है जबकि समाचार प्रसारकों पर 18 प्रतिशत जीएसटी लगता है।
न्यूज ब्रॉडकास्टर्स की कार्यकारी समिति के सदस्यों ने वित्त मंत्री निर्मला सीतारमण से मिलकर अनुरोध किया है कि जीएसटी नियमों के तहत टीवी समाचार चैनलों को भी प्रिंट मीडिया उद्योग के समान समझा जाए।
प्रेस रिलीज के अनुसार, शुक्रवार को हुई इस बैठक में एनबीएफ अध्यक्ष अर्णब गोस्वामी ने समान व्यावसायिक प्रतिष्ठानों में समानता रखने की जरूरत के बारे में और देश में समाचार चैनलों के महत्व के बारे में बताया।
वित्त मंत्री ने एनबीएफ की ओर से दिया गया आवेदन स्वीकार कर लिया और मामले पर ध्यान देने का आश्वासन दिया।
एनबीएफ की ओर से गोस्वामी के अलावा उपाध्यक्ष जगी एम. पांडा और संजीव नारायण तथा महासचिव आर. जय कृष्ण मंत्री से मिलने गए थे।

TCS Booked 0.2 % Growth in Net Profit @8,118 Cr

(Mumbai) TCS Booked 0.2 % Growth in Net Profit @8,118 Cr
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Friday reported a muted 0.2 per cent growth in consolidated net profit at Rs 8,118 crore for the third quarter ended December 2019.
This is against a net profit of Rs 8,105 crore in the year-ago period, TCS said in a BSE filing.
Revenue of the city-based firm grew 6.7 per cent in the quarter under review to Rs 39,854 crore from Rs 37,338 crore in the corresponding period of the last fiscal
The TCS board has declared a third interim dividend of Rs 5 per equity Share of Re 1 each of the company.

Xoriant Gets President &CRO In Hari Haran

(California)Xoriant Names Hari Haran as President and Chief Revenue Officer
Xoriant, a leading Silicon Valley headquartered product engineering, software development and technology services company, today announced the appointment of Hari Haran as President and Chief Revenue Officer.
Hari Haran brings 30 years of experience in IT Products, Software, Digital Transformation, Networking, Communications, Wireless, and Product Engineering Services. He will lead Xoriant’s sales and business development teams, oversee global revenue operations, and drive top-line growth. Leveraging his extensive background in technology consulting and sales growth, Hari will expand Xoriant’s sales and revenue channels to align with the company’s growth strategies and market opportunities.
“I’m delighted to welcome Hari to the leadership team,” said Girish Gaitonde, Founder and CEO of Xoriant. “He brings a unique ability to translate vision and strategy into execution, with collaborative teams and ecosystems that drive results. His leadership experience coupled with the expertise in global business services and new-age technologies, with keen insights into various industry verticals will help drive Xoriant’s business. His passion for customers, business aligns with our values, culture, and offerings,” he added.
“Xoriant has demonstrated exponential growth over the years as a distinguished global technology services provider with a broad range of clientele. I’m excited to join an exceptional team with a ‘customer-first’ mindset focused on accelerating innovation and creating long-term value for customers and partners,” said Hari, Xoriant President and Chief Revenue Officer.
Xoriant is a Silicon Valley headquartered product engineering, software development, and technology services firm with offices in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. For both; technology companies and enterprises, from startups to the Fortune 100,

Priyanka Gandhi Slams Govt Over Price Rise

(New Delhi)Priyanka Slams Govt Over Price Rise
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday hit out at the government over spiralling prices of vegetables and essential commodities which is hitting the poor.
Priyanka Gandhi accused the government of picking pockets of the common man and also taking away their livelihood.
The BJP government has not just picked the pockets of the poor but also kicked on their stomach,” she said in a tweet in Hindi.

अजय देवगन की फ़िल्म तानाजी यूपी में #टैक्सफ्री

(लखनऊ)अजय देवगन की फ़िल्म #तानाजी यूपी में #टैक्सफ्री
#उत्तरप्रदेशसरकार ने ट्विटर हैंडल पर यह जानकारी ट्वीट की है
“मुख्यमंत्री श्री @myogiadityanath जी ने सिंहगढ़ की लड़ाई में वीरगति को प्राप्त तानाजी मालसुरे के जीवन पर आधारित एवं श्री @ajaydevgn जी द्वारा निर्मित हिंदी फीचर फिल्म ‘तानाजी – द अनसंग वाॅरियर’ को प्रदेश में करमुक्त घोषित किया है।”
इस फ़िल्म में मराठा गौरव और देशभक्ति को बखूबी फिल्माया गया है

Yogi Govt Starts Implementation Of CAA in UP

(Lucknow,UP) Yogi Govt Starts Implementation Of CAA in UP
UP government has started the process to identify refugees for the implementation of the Citizenship Amendment Act
As per minister Shrikant Sharma “The notification for the CAA has been issued and all district magistrates in UP have been asked to collect data
In the first list, over 32,000 refugees have been identified in 21 districts of the state and the exercise is going on in the entire state as per information I have from the state Home Department, Sharma added.
When asked about the countries they belong to, Sharma said,”They are from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Cong Led Rajasthan Also Declared Chhapaak Tax Free

(Jaipur) Cong Led Rajasthan Also Declared Chhapaak Tax Free
Deepika Padukone’s film ‘Chhapaak’ has been facing the wrath of a certain section of people after Padukone visited the Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi to express solidarity with the students who were attacked by a masked mob on January 5.
The decision to declare the film tax-free in Rajasthan was taken on Friday night.