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IT Department Making App to Pay Income Tax, Apply for PAN Card, and More

February 17, 2017

In step with government’s digital India drive, the Income Tax department is developing an app that will soon allow assessees to pay taxes or apply for PAN using smartphones. The department is also working on a project to issue PAN to assessees within minutes by way of e-KYC authentication using Aadhaar, a move that will […]

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Reliance Jio Effect: BSNL Halves Unlimited Calls Rental for Landlines to Rs. 49 a Month for New Subscribers

February 7, 2017

State-run telecom operator BSNL on Monday halved the monthly rental for unlimited calling from landline to any network on Sundays and night hours to Rs. 49 from Rs. 99. “To attract new customers to experience wireline services, BSNL launched a very cost effective and affordable promotional landline voice plan ‘Experience LL 49’,” BSNL said in […]

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Paytm Gets RBI Approval to Launch Payments Bank

January 4, 2017

Paytm has announced that it has received RBI approval to formally launch the Paytm payments bank. Vijay Shekhar Sharma, the founder of Paytm, wrote in a blog post that he intends to take a full time executive role in the Paytm payments bank. The company was one of the entities granted approval to launch a […]

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BlackBerry Mercury aka DTEK70 With QWERTY Keyboard Teased on Video

January 4, 2017

The upcoming BlackBerry Android smartphone complete with a physical keyboard, thought to be codenamed BlackBerry Mercury and called the DTEK70, has been teased in a short video posted by TCL President and General Manager Steve Cistulli. Even though the clip is of relatively short duration, it does give a glimpse of the physical QWERTY keyboard […]

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Lift Up Your Mood And Those Dumbbells With Ease

December 13, 2016

Wondering how you can achieve something like this? Killing two birds with one stone is not an easy task. Nonetheless, there are ways to getting what you really want without giving up on anything else that you might desire. Don’t feel like hitting the gym just because you don’t like lifting those heavy-duty dumbbells anymore? […]

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ISRO Successfully Inserts Resourcesat-2A Satellite Into Orbit

December 8, 2016

India on Wednesday morning successfully put into orbit its own earth observation satellite Resourcesat-2A in textbook style. “Today we had a successful launch of Resourcesat-2A to provide three tier imaging data. The satellites solar panels were deployed. The launch was perfect,” A.S. Kiran Kumar, Chairman, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), said soon after the launch. […]

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Model GST law: Flipkart, Snapdeal to deduct tax at source

November 28, 2016

E-commerce operators like Flipkart and Snapdeal will have to deduct TCS (tax collected at source) while making payments to their suppliers, according to the new model GST law, which has done away with the definition of ‘aggregator’. Explaining the changes in the provision, experts said the proposal will increase the compliance burden on e-commerce operators […]

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Google’s Pixel has 10% premium smartphone market share in India: Analysts

November 28, 2016

Google has captured a 10% share of the premium smartphone segment in India after what analysts said was a strong initial showing with its Pixel, which took advantage of the absence of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 in the market. Google shipped 33,000 units of Pixel to India as of October end, becoming the No 3 […]

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Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 Self-Lacing Sneakers Price and Release Date Revealed

November 15, 2016

Last year, Nike gave us a glimpse of its limited edition self-lacing shoes Nike Air Mag 2015 (aka 2015 Nike Mag) and it was everything that a fan of Sci-Fi movie ‘Back to the Future Part II’ ever wanted. The company then went on to develop Nike Air Mag 2016 (aka 2016 Nike Mag) but […]

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Cambogia Reviews – How is this Holy Grail Different?

November 4, 2016

Although a native of Indonesia where Garcinia cambogia was discovered in the ancient era, it is now after the recent studies that this fruit has been recognized as a natural diet supplement in the United States. It is extracted from a small fruit by name Tamarind that resembles a tiny pumpkin in appearance. A Miraculous […]

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