Those who come forward with disclosures will be asked to pay a penalty of 60% of the amount. This will ensure that the cash that remains with them becomes “white”, providing a legal alternative as opposed to illegal parking slots like gold, real estate or offshore accounts.
In an exclusive interview to Times Now channel, the finance minister raised questions about Manmohan Singh's achievements in office, saying that he left a legacy of "do-nothing-approach", policy paralysis and crony capitalism.
In a move that will give women more choices to protect their reproductive rights, the government will soon make injectable contraceptives available, introducing it first in medical colleges and district hospitals in a phased manner.
Apple has announced biggest-ever price drop for its smartphones in India. Under the new pricing, iPhone 6S (128GB), carying an MRP of Rs 82,000, will now be available at an MRP of Rs 60,000. iPhone 6s Plus (128GB) will now be available at an MRP of Rs 70,000, the smartphone too has received a price cut of Rs 22,000. Apple's 4-inch smartphone iPhone SE, too has got a price cut. The 64GB version of iPhone SE will now be available at Rs 44,000.
India had for years resisted using the Decision Review System over doubts about its reliability following a frustrating trial run in 2008, despite the nine other Test teams adopting the technology years ago.
A valiant Saina Nehwal, who is on a comeback trail after recovering from a serious knee injury, lost the first game 8-21 in just 12 minutes, but fought back superbly to win the second game 21-18 but lost a thrilling third game 19-21 in the Hong Kong Open.
Sky News reported that 11 people have now approached Cheshire Police in northwest England with information on football-related abuse and that officers are now contacting them. No arrests have been made.
On October 20, a division bench comprising justices Jayant Patel and Aravind Kumar, while passing orders on petitions by a consortium of banks led by State Bank of India, summoned Mallya to appear before it yesterday.
In a major boost to Brexit-hit UK, Tata Motors' owned Jaguar Land Rover today announced ambitious investment plans leading to the creation of thousands of jobs in the country as part of its efforts to double its output by 2020.