Friday, May 29, 2020

Have mobile linked to Aadhaar? Get PAN instantly

Now you can get a PAN allotted to you by the income tax department instantly if you have an Aadhaar-linked mobile number. The instant PAN will be a paperless exercise where an applicant will be issued an e-PAN free of cost. The finance minister had made the provision for instant PAN in her Budget announcements in February.

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Govt must come clean: Rahul on China border row

"The government's silence about the border situation with China is fuelling massive speculation and uncertainty at a time of crisis," he said on Twitter. "The government of India must come clean and tell India exactly what's happening," Gandhi added.

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

India sees biggest one-day jump in corona cases

The death toll due to Covid-19 rose to 4,706 in the country, while the number of cases climbed to 1,65,799, registering an increase of 175 deaths and a record jump of 7,466 cases since Thursday. The number of active Covid-19 cases stood at 89,987, while 71,105 people have recovered and one patient has migrated.

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Dhoni wanted another toss in WC final: Sanga

In the latest episode of Instagram series 'Reminisce with Ash' hosted by Ravichandran Ashwin, the India off-spinner asked the former keeper-batsman about the controversial toss when the coin was flipped twice amid the cacophony of the Wankhede and eventually Kumar Sangakkara elected to bat.

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MP: Boys drive away croc with stones, save woman

A bunch of village boys saved a 51-year-old woman from a crocodile’s death roll in MP’s Shivpuri district, hurling stones at it until it released its grip on her and swam away with part of her arm in its jaws.

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B'luru: Boy flunks class 6, dad dials police for help

In early May, the police control room received an unusual distress call. A Kengeri resident called to say his son, whose class 6 annual exam wasn’t held due to the Covid-19 lockdown, had been failed by his school. Following swift response from officials at the Bengaluru city police commissionerate, the boy’s school promoted him to class 7.

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No talks between PM Modi & Trump on India-China border row: Sources

There has been no contact between PM Modi and Donald Trump in recent time, the government sources told TOI in response to the US President's claim that they spoke on India-China border row. "The last conversation between them was on 4 April 2020 on the subject of HCQ," sources said.

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Wipro appoints Thierry Delaporte as new CEO

IT major Wipro Ltd on Friday named Thierry Delaporte as the new chief executive officer and managing director of the IT company, replacing Abidali Neemuchwala.

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