Govt extends tax break for industry in hilly states till 2027

Industries in the north eastern and Himalayan states will continue to get tax exemption till March 2027, albeit as refund, under the current GST regime which was rolled out on July 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today.

Government demands security info from smartphone makers, most are Chinese

The exercise is being conducted to ensure that measures for data security regarding mobile phones are followed by phone manufacturers.

Relief for Jaypee homebuyers on claim form; protests begin against Amrapali

There could be some relief for home-buyers who had invested in Jaypee Infratech projects.

Indira Canteen launched in Karnataka; offers subsidised, low-cost meals

Government had proposed 198 canteens, however, the number was brought down to 125. A total of 27 kitchens will be set up across the city to cater to these canteens, 14 of which are ready and six are working.

HMD Global to take wraps off Nokia 8: What does Nokia's first Android flagship hold for buyers

The launch of Nokia 8 will be a first on many counts - the first Android flagship by the compnay, as well as the first flagship launched by HMD Global under Nokia brand, among others.

Thu Aug 17 03:22:04 IST 2017

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Do you know about Mastodon? It could be next big thing after Facebook, Twitter

Newer social networks that promise decentralised, open source platforms are catching up fast. Mastodon is being described as 'the perfect Twitter' with no place for trolling, abuse and ads.