Government proposes amendment to I-T Act: 4-year lock-in, 50% tax for unaccounted deposits

Central government proposes to introduce an amendment to the Income Tax Act in the Parliament that will enable it to …

Oppn seeks apology from PM for his remarks on black money

A united Opposition on Friday sought an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi for calling them “supporters of black money, …

Online petition urges Trump to appoint porn star Mia Khalifa as US ambassador to Saudi Arabia

An online petition that has grabbed considerable eyeballs on the internet urges US President-elect Donald Trump to appoint porn star …

L&T lays off 14,000 employees in its ‘strategic decision’

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) laid off 14,000 employees across businesses during April-September this year. The company called it a “strategic …

Not as the ‘best actor’, Ranveer Singh wants to be known as a ‘sex symbol’

Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh always manages to be in the headlines and for all the right reasons. The actor has …

Watch the trailer of Martin Scorsese’s much anticipated movie, Silence

The official trailer of the Academy Award winning director Martin Scorsese’s dream project ‘Silence’ has been released online. The historical …

Wildfires in Israel: Thousands flee city, Netanyahu warns arsonists

Thousands of people have been fleeing the city of Haifa as wildfires tore across northern and central Israel on Thursday. …

Was banned without a question being asked: Zakir Naik

Controversial Islamic preacher Dr Zakir Naik who’s NGO, Islamic Research Foundation was banned said he has no option but to …

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The importance of humour in the workplace

The importance of humour in the workplace

Who doesn’t like a good laugh every now and again? – The saying that ‘’laughter is the best medicine’’ is …

NaNoWriMo: If you wanted to write a novel but didn’t know where to start!

NaNoWriMo: If you wanted to write a novel but didn’t know where to start!

If you are a regular on social media, chances are, as November approaches, you would have come across NaNoWriMo, a …

Blue whale challenge decoded and 7 guidelines on helping children to be good digital citizen

Blue whale challenge decoded and 7 guidelines on helping children to be good digital citizen

Blue Whale Challenge is a deadly and sinister game that has reportedly claimed the lives of a hundred of teenagers …

India continues to struggle with malnourishment and hunger

India continues to struggle with malnourishment and hunger

The recently released Global Hunger Index (GHI) 2017 by the International Food Policy Research Institute paints a grim picture of …

Revisiting Gandhi’s ahimsa/non-violence as a force and means for emancipation

Revisiting Gandhi’s ahimsa/non-violence as a force and means for emancipation

Today, on MK Gandhi’s birthday, I analyse his greatest contribution to the Indian nation and its polity – his understanding …

Let the lawmakers make laws

Let the lawmakers make laws

Louis XVI in 1787 reminded the Parlement of Paris in vain that it was a mere registering body of royal edicts. Indian …

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