Daily Archives: January 23, 2016

3 Additional features of Rs 500 Banknote

By | January 23, 2016

Source  :Reserve Bank of India Date : Jan 22, 2016 RBI to issue ₹500 banknotes with inset letter ‘E’, ascending size of numerals in number panels, bleed lines and enlarged identification mark The Reserve Bank of India will shortly issue ₹ 500 denomination bank notes with three additional/revised features in the Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005, with… Read More »

New features of Rs 100 Banknotes issued by RBI

By | January 23, 2016

Source : Reserve Bank of India Date 22.01.2016 RBI to issue ₹100 Banknotes with incorporation of ascending size of Numerals in the number panels, bleed lines and enlarged identification mark As a part of its endeavor to continually improve design/security features of the banknotes and to deter counterfeiting activities, Reserve Bank of India recently introduced… Read More »

SEEMA DARSHAN :opportunity for children to experience the border

By | January 23, 2016

SEEMA DARSHAN – An initiative by the Ministry of Human Resource Development to provide an opportunity for the children to experience the border environment and to foster patriotism and nationalism among the students ‘ Seema Darshan ’ is a unique initiative being taken up by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, in which school children… Read More »

wheeling charges paid is not fee for technical service u/s 194J

By | January 23, 2016

Issue Whether the wheeling charges paid by the Assessee amount to fees for technical services within the meaning of Section 194J of the Act. ? HELD BPTA agreement between DTL and PGCIL there is transportation of the electricity from PGCIL to DTL, through the equipment and network required statutorily to be maintained by PGCIL through… Read More »

First set of 100 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Files declassified

By | January 23, 2016

First set of 100 Netaji Files declassified; PM visits National Archives, meets family members of Netaji The Union Government has declassified the first set of 100 files pertaining to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today visited the National Archives for the launch of the digitized files. He also met family members… Read More »

Notification No. 03 /2016-Central Excise

By | January 23, 2016

Seeks to amend Notifications No.56/2002-CE & No.57/2002-CE both dated 14.11.2002 so as to insert a sunset clause of 31.03.2016 and to deny the benefit of the exemption to goods on which certain specified processes have been undertaken [TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)] GOVERNMENT OF INDIA… Read More »

Revised Fare Structure of Varanasi-New Delhi Mahamana Express

By | January 23, 2016

Revised Fare Structure of Varanasi-New Delhi Mahamana Express   The Varansi-New Delhi Mahamana Express (Tri-weekly) has been introduced with effect from 22.01.2016 ex-Varanasi. Vide Commercial Circular No.4 of 2016, No. TC11/2910/2016/Mahamana Express dated 20.01.2016 of  the Railway Board, the instructions regarding fixation of Fare Structure of the above train was fixed as under:- “The basic… Read More »

Mahamana Express from Varanasi Cantt. to New Delhi with Model Rake

By | January 23, 2016

Shri Narendra Modi Flags Off Mahamana Express Through Remote Control from Varanasi Cantt. to New Delhi with Model Rake  Seven Type of Coaches Re-Furbished for Enhanced Passenger Comfort and Facility in the Model Rake   Mahamana Express is the First Train to have a Seamless Run on Electric Traction from Varanasi to New Delhi via Recently… Read More »

Govt frames New Business Policy for Publications Division

By | January 23, 2016

I&B Ministry frames New Business Policy for Publications Division The Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has framed a new business policy for Publications Division with the objective to streamline business practices in line with the contemporary trends prevailing in publications industry. One of the key highlight of the policy includes promoting online readership by pricing… Read More »

Govt Set up Judicial Commission to review event of Hyderabad University

By | January 23, 2016

MINISTRY OF HRD TO SET UP A JUDICIAL COMMISSION The Fact Finding Committee constituted by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in the wake of the chain of unfortunate events at the Central University Hyderabad submitted its report to the Ministry on 22nd January 2016. Based on its observations and findings, the Ministry has decided… Read More »

CBDT Signs 7 more Unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements

By | January 23, 2016

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Signs 7 more Unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APAS) The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) entered into 7 more unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) with taxpayers today. This takes the tally of APAs signed so far to 39 (38 unilateral and one bilateral). In the current fiscal year, which… Read More »

Presidential Award of Appreciation to Officers of CBEC on Republic Day 2016

By | January 23, 2016

Grant of Presidential Award of Appreciation Certificate to the Officers of the Customs & Central Excise on the eve of Republic Day, 2016 Every year, the officers of the Customs & Central Excise Department are considered for grant of Presidential Award of Appreciation Certificate for ‘exceptionally meritorious service rendered at the risk of life’ and… Read More »

India Submits First Biennial Update Report to UNFCCC

By | January 23, 2016

India Submits First Biennial Update Report to UNFCCC India submitted its first Biennial Update Report (BUR) today, to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), towards fulfillment of the reporting obligation under the Convention. As per the provisions of the Convention, countries need to periodically provide information in the form of their National… Read More »

Tableaux in Republic Day Parade 2016

By | January 23, 2016

17 States and Six Central Ministries to Showcase their Tableaux in Republic Day Parade  2016              This year Republic Day Parade on Rajpath will witness tableaux from 17 States and Six Ministries of the Central Government. These tableaux will showcase varied themes starting from country’s rich cultural heritage and socio-economic development to nation’s progress in… Read More »