Category: India

Taxman given more teeth with NFMS

Aimed at further arming the taxman to go after those who do not file their Income Tax Returns (ITRs), a new database of multiple addresses of such erring assessees has...

ITDC to disinvest five hotels

The Centre has identified five ITDC-run hotels, including Hotel Janpath in the national capital for privatisation as part of its plan to disinvest eight such loss-making properties. “Tourism Secretary Vinod...

Facebook shuts down Free Basics in India

Social networking giant Facebook today pulled the plug on its controversy-ridden ‘Free Basics’ programme in India, days after telecom regulator Trai barred operators from charging discriminatory rates for Internet access...