Daily Archives: January 18, 2016

India will require 3 Crore energy efficient pumps

Shri Piyush Goyal urged Agricultural Pump Manufacturers to scale up Production Capacity with Special focus on Quality Maintenance and Competitive Pricing Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy said that the center-point of any responsible government is the welfare and the future of the farmers. Shri Goyal… Read More »

New category of award of Most Film Friendly State /UT

Government to introduce new category of award –Most Film Friendly State/UT under National Film Awards- Shri Sunil Arora New category award to be conferred at the 63rd National Film Awards in May Film Facilitation Office to also be set up Secretary I&B inaugurates Public screening of Indian Panorama-2015 films Shri Sunil Arora, Secretary I&B has… Read More »

National Bravery Awards 2015

Twenty Five Brave Hearts Bag National Bravery Awards 2015 Twenty five children – 3 girls and 22 boys – have been selected for the National Bravery Awards 2015. Two of the Awards have been given posthumously. The coveted Bharat Award has been conferred on 15 year old Late Master Gaurav Kawduji Sahastrabuddhe of Maharashtra, who… Read More »

Domestic Airlines carried 20.34% more passengers during 2015

Traffic data submitted by various domestic airlines has been analysed for the month of December 2015. Passengers carried by domestic airlines during Jan-Dec 2015 were 810.91 lakhs as against 673.83 lakhs during the corresponding period of previous year thereby registering a growth of 20.34%. Click here to see the performance of domestic airlines for the… Read More »

Republic Day 2016 Fly Past – An IAF Appeal

Republic Day 2016 Fly Past – An IAF Appeal In view of the flypast at heights varying from 60 to 500 metres and the associated flight safety concerns posed by birds, the IAF appeals to all citizens of Delhi and its neighbourhood to keep their areas clean and avoid throwing eatables, garbage, dead animals or… Read More »

Guidance Note on SS1 and SS2 ( Meetings of Board of Directors)

Guidance Note on SS1 and SS2   MEETINGS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS The “Secretarial Standard on Meetings of the Board of Directors” (SS-1), formulated by the Secretarial Standards Board of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and issued by the Council of the ICSI, has been approved by the Central Government. Adherence… Read More »

Govt Invite Comments on report to Simplify of Income-tax Act 1961

Draft Report of Justice R.V Easwar (Retd) Committee to Simplify the provisions of Income-tax Act,1961 A ten member Committee which was constituted on 27th October, 2015 under the Chairmanship of Justice R.V Easwar (retd.) former Judge, Delhi High court has given their draft recommendations which contains 27 suggestions for amendments under the Income-tax Act and… Read More »

Mineral Production during November 2015 (Provisional)

Mineral Production during November 2015 (Provisional) The index of mineral production of mining and quarrying sector for the month of November(new Series 2004-05=100) 2015 at 131.5, was 2.3% higher as compared to November 2014. The cumulative growth for the period April- November 2015-16 over the corresponding period of previous year stands at (+) 2.1%. The… Read More »

CPC Bengaluru got ISO 9001:2008 for Quality Management System

Centralized Processing Centre (CPC) Bengaluru awarded “ISO 9001:2008 standard for Quality Management System” Certificate by British Standards Institution (BSI) on 11 January 2016 The flagship project of Income Tax Department for processing of tax returns, Centralized Processing Centre (CPC) Bengaluru, has been awarded “ISO 9001:2008 standard for Quality Management System” Certificate by British Standards Institution… Read More »

ICAI Constituted Group to assess the viability for constituting International Award for research in Accounting, Finance and Taxation

Source Institute of Chartered Accountants of India No.Council Affairs/M-626/2015 14th January, 2016 ALL MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL Dear sir Sub.: Constitution of a Group to assess the viability for constituting International Award for research in Accounting , Finance and Taxation The President, in terms of the authority conferred to him by the Council, has constituted… Read More »

CA Final Result and CPT Result declared by ICAI

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) today announced the following results. 1)      Chartered Accountants Final Examination held in Nov, 2015. 2)      Common Proficiency Test held in Dec, 2015. Since December 1949, the Chartered Accountancy Examination is held twice in a year. The top three rank holders on all India basis of Chartered Accountants Final Examinations held in Nov, 2015… Read More »

India’s Foreign Trade (Merchandise): December, 2015

India’s Foreign Trade (Merchandise): December, 2015 EXPORTS (including re-exports) Exports during December, 2015 were valued at US$ 22297.48 million (Rs. 148491.18 crore) which was 14.75 per cent lower in Dollar terms (9.53 per cent lower in Rupee terms) than the level of US$ 26154.46 million (Rs. 164127.08 crore) during December, 2014. Cumulative value of exports for… Read More »

CPE Hours requirement for the Calendar Year 2015

Dear Members,   Sub:  Extension of last date “for complying with the CPE hours requirement for the Calendar Year 2015” – from 31st December, 2015 to 31st March, 2016   We may inform you that it has been decided to extend the last date for compliance of CPE hours requirement for the Calendar year 2015,… Read More »