Insurance Industry Seeks Higher Tax Exemptions in Budget 2017

On the heels of demonetisation, the insurance industry is seeking higher tax exemptions, focus on e-payment and compulsory home insurance in the upcoming Union Budget that will help in increasing insurance penetration in India.
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Trump policies may hit India much worse than expected. Here's why

ET News - 1 hour 1 min ago
Trump policies may hit India much worse than expected. Here's whyEven Brexit & Trump’s win weren’t as calamitous for the markets as had been predicted but a weaker rupee could prompt foreign investors to flee markets​.
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French Socialists sway to left and deliver blow to Valls

Financial Times - 1 hour 6 min ago
Hamon takes early lead against former PM in primaries
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Trump attack on media sets tone for presidency

Financial Times - 1 hour 16 min ago
Key counsellor defends ‘alternative facts’ and threatens reset in press relationship
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Rex Tillerson, ExxonMobil and the separation of oil and state

Financial Times - 1 hour 55 min ago
The secretary of state nominee is known for project management not strategic vision
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The succession battles in 'political families'

ET News - 2 hours 6 min ago
The succession battles in 'political families'These are only the latest in a series of colourful family legacy wars that democratic India has been witnessing ever since powerful leaders converted their parties into ‘family projects’.
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Blackberry to bring crisis communication platform to India

ET News - 2 hours 7 min ago
BlackBerry’s AtHoc is looking at tapping defense and security, government agencies, airports authorities and metro train projects like Delhi Metro Rail Corporation DMRC.
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OMCs may recoup card charges at motor fuel outlets through price hikes

Business Standard - 2 hours 14 min ago
Decision to spare dealers from MDR charges has had an impact on private retailers
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BJP not to project Manipur CM face for now

ET News - 2 hours 19 min ago
BJP not to project Manipur CM face for nowWe will settle the chief ministerial issue only after results are announced, A senior BJP leader told ET.
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Double Income tax exemption limit to Rs 5 lakh: EY survey

ET News - 2 hours 22 min ago
About 36% of the respondents felt that peak personal tax rate would be cut to 25%. Currently, income over Rs 10 lakh attract peak 30% tax rate.
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Donald Trump's 'buy American, hire American' slogan: Damage Assessment

ET News - 2 hours 23 min ago
India’s pharmaceuticals and IT companies are likely to face the heat, but the rest of the labour-intensive export basket seems safe.
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GDP May Slow Down if GST Implemented in Hurry: Tax Officials to FM

IBN Live Business News - 2 hours 23 min ago
Claiming that demonetisation has affected country's growth, a major central revenue body has asked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley not to implement Goods and Services Tax (GST) in a hurry and threatened to take legal recourse in case their concerns are not addressed.
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Ministry moots zero-rate under GST for renewables

Business News From Hindu - 2 hours 25 min ago
Warns of adverse impact of higher tax rates on exports, Make in India efforts
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Malwa is set to vote for new kid on block - AAP?

ET News - 2 hours 29 min ago
Malwa is set to vote for new kid on block - AAP?Comprising 13 districts, the region south of Sutlej river, Malwa had favoured Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) over Congress in 2012.
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Ease of business norms revised for states

ET News - 2 hours 29 min ago
DIPP in consultation with states and World Bank has drawn up the new agenda that concentrates on 294 action points instead of 340 in last year’s list.
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When the Budget starts with a subsidy and deficit

Business News From Hindu - 2 hours 31 min ago
For four years, the printed copies were sold at cost, but the trend changed last year
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View: In the name of culture, on bulls we ride

ET News - 2 hours 31 min ago
View: In the name of culture, on bulls we ride
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India-US merchandise trade: With Trump at helm, India keeps fingers crossed

Business Standard - 2 hours 33 min ago
India has huge trade surplus with the US - over $20 billion a year in the past five years
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Neither Capt nor General, AAP may have Patiala Peg

ET News - 2 hours 35 min ago
Neither Capt nor General, AAP may have Patiala Peg ​As Congress’ probable chief ministerial candidate Captain Amarinder Singh campaigns across the state, Patiala has been entrusted to his wife Preneet and daughter Jai Inder Kaur.
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India may face pressure to open up ecommerce sector

ET News - 2 hours 36 min ago
G-20 has, for the first time, asked members, including India, their views on digital trade.
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