BBC Send Fresh E-Mails To Employees, Asks To Cooperate With IT Officials
Amid the ongoing IT-Raids at the BBC offices in Delhi and Mumbai, the US company issued a mail to all its employees of these two branches. In the February 15 mail, they asked employees to cooperate with the tax officials and answer their questions comprehensively. In addition, the BBC asked the employees to refrain from answering questions on personal income, but to answer other salary-related queries.
Tags: bbc documentary, IT Raids, BBC E-Mail, Indian government, Probe
PM Modi Meets Kannada Actors, Cricketers In Bengaluru
PM Narendra Modi met Kannada actors Yash and Rishab Shetty, former cricketers Anil Kumble, Javagal Srinath and Venkatesh Prasad, along with some other noted personalities at dinner in Bengaluru, Karnataka. On February 12, Raj Bhavan hosted a dinner, where Modi also arrived to participate in the inauguration of the 14th edition of Aero India. "Prime Minister Shri @narendramodi met Karnataka film stalwarts in Bengaluru," tweeted Karnataka BJP… read-more
Tags: Raj Bhavan Dinner, PM Narendra Modi, Kannada Actors, Indian government, aero india 2023
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
PM Modi To Inaugurate Rajasthan Leg Of Delhi-Mumbai Expressway
PM Narendra Modi is scheduled to inaugurate the first completed section, Delhi–Dausa–Lalsot of the Delhi Mumbai Expressway to the nation. The expressway will be a major boost to economic development and will reduce travel time between Delhi to Rajasthan to 3.5-hours, from the previous 5-hours. In addition, the expressway will also connect Delhi-Mumbai, cutting travel time to 12-hours. The expressway is built for Rs 12,150 crores.
Tags: PM Narendra Modi, Expressway Inauguration, Rajasthan Leg Expressway, Indian government, Travel
Courtesy: India Today
No Cow Hug Day On Feb 14, Animal Welfare Board Withdraws Order
On February 10, the Animal Husbandry Welfare Board Issued a fresh circular withdrawing its appeal of hugging cows on Valentine's Day, celebrated worldwide on February 14. "As directed by the Competent Authority and Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying the appeal issued by the Animal Welfare Board of India for the celebration of Cow Hug Day on 14th February 2023 stands withdrawn," read the circular.
Tags: Animal Welfare, cow hug day, Indian government, Social Media Outrage, valentines day
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
PM Modi's Top Quotes From Parliament Speech
PM Narendra Modi gave a speech at the parliament on February 8. While replying to the thanks motion of the President and took a dig at Congress and highlighted other issues. Here are some top quotes of PM Modi: "In the last nine years, instead of constructive criticism, compulsive critics have taken over." Another said, "Reforms are happening because of conviction," "Gaali' can't my stop my Gati."
Tags: PM Narendra Modi, parliament, Modi Speech, Congress, Indian government
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Union Budget 2023: Items Which Got Affordable & Dearer This Year
With the Union Budget 2023-2024 announced in the parliament, here is the list of items which cost costlier and cheaper in 2023. List of items which became costlier: Gold and platinum jewellery, Copper scrap, Silver articles, … read-more
Tags: Economy, Union budget, Essential Commodities, Nirmala Sitharaman, Indian government
Courtesy: Zee News India
Indian Economy Expected To Slow Down To 6.1% In 2023; Says IMF
As per the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Indian economy is expected to slow down in the next fiscal year with a projected growth of 6.1% from the previous 6.8%. On January 31, the IMF released its monthly update, which estimated global growth of 3.4% in 2022 to 2.9% in 2023, then rise to 3.1% in 2024. "we're expecting some slowdown to 6.1% in fiscal year 2023." said IMF Director.
Tags: Indian Economy, IMF, Indian government, business, Global Growth
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
PM Modi To Address All India Conference Of Law Ministers, Law Secretaries: Gujarat
PM Narendra Modi is scheduled to address a conference of law ministers on October 15. As per sources, Modi will inaugurate the two-day All India Conference of Law Ministers and Law Secretaries, scheduled to be held in Ekta Nagar, Gujarat. Moreover, during the law conference, the officials will have a detailed discussion over legal policies, and the Indian Judicial system and share new ideas for enhancing the Indian legal system.
Tags: All Indian Law Conference, Indian government, PM Narendra Modi, inauguration, Indian Judicial System
Courtesy: ANI News
IMF Hails DBT Schemes of India And Calls It As Logistical Marvel
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) hailed the Indian Government’s Direct Benefit Transfer scheme, and called it as a “logistical Marvel.” The statement from the IMF came as a big accolade for the Narendra Modi-led Central Government, which launched the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme. The aseeks to help people who are at low-income levels reach hundreds of millions of people is a logistical marvel.… read-more
Tags: Indian government, DBT Schemes, IMF, business, Narendra Modi Govt
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Under Credit Guarantee Scheme For Startup, Rs 10 Crore Loans Allowed
With the announcement of the Indian government's credit guarantee scheme for startups (CGSS) many companies will get. The CGSS scheme will provide credit guarantees of up to Rs 10 Cr against startup loans that lending institutions issue. Under this scheme, the government aims to offer the said credit guarantee (for startups) to lending institutions including banks, financial institutions, NBFCs and alternative investment funds (AIFs).
Tags: Start-up, Indian government, Credit Scheme, business, Loan Scheme
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