Rationalise DDT rate to 10% in upcoming Budget, industry body CII tells govt
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Rationalise DDT rate to 10% in upcoming Budget, industry body CII tells govt

Industry body CII has sought rationalisation of the dividend distribution tax rate to 10 percent in the upcoming Budget to encourage participation of different stakeholders in the country's financial markets

BSE Sensex trades flat ahead of Q3 results; Bharti Airtel, Kotak Bank among major gainers
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BSE Sensex trades flat ahead of Q3 results; Bharti Airtel, Kotak Bank among major gainers

The benchmark BSE Sensex was trading flat, up 12.10 points in late morning trade amid bouts of buying in realty, telecom, IT, utilities, industrial and FMCG sectors ahead of the announcement of key corporate results

India-born Ajit Jain appointed as Berkshire Hathaway VC: Here's all you need to know about Warren Buffett's potential successor
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India-born Ajit Jain appointed as Berkshire Hathaway VC: Here's all you need to know about Warren Buffett's potential successor

Warren Buffett appointed India-born Ajit Jain as the new vice chairman of Berkshire Hathway's insurance business and elevated him as a director in the company's 14-member board

FreeCharge Advantages You Should Grab Today
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FreeCharge Advantages You Should Grab Today

FreeCharge is focused on creating a great user experience for customers to help them transit from cash to e-cash.

Bang For Your Buck: How to deal with friends asking for money
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Bang For Your Buck: How to deal with friends asking for money

Bang For Your Buck: how to deal with friends asking for money

Filing income tax returns in a hurry to meet 5 Aug deadline? Don’t make these mistakes
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Filing income tax returns in a hurry to meet 5 Aug deadline? Don’t make these mistakes

Make sure you don’t make these dumb mistakes while filing your income tax returns in the hurry, to avoid missing the new extended deadline of 5 August

Why it is essential to plan your taxes before filing returns
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Why it is essential to plan your taxes before filing returns

Tax planning however remains low in the pecking order

Raghuram Rajan: Do not personalise RBI office, it will survive any governor
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Raghuram Rajan: Do not personalise RBI office, it will survive any governor

The Economist quoted him as saying while looking down, the ships sailing to nearby docks provide clues as to the buoyancy of foreign trade.

World Environment Day Special: Smart ways to save on electricity consumption
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World Environment Day Special: Smart ways to save on electricity consumption

5 June is observed as the World Environment Day. One easy way to take care of our environment is to reduce our power consumption.

It's April: How to make the most out of your PPF account
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It's April: How to make the most out of your PPF account

PPF account allows you to invest Rs 1.5 lakh ever year, and thanks to Sec 80 C, the returns are tax free

How to save tax on the interest income with your savings bank account
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How to save tax on the interest income with your savings bank account

Watch the above video to know how you can save tax with the help of your savings account

Identity theft: Fraud cases in auto, mortgage loans and credit cards segment rise
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Identity theft: Fraud cases in auto, mortgage loans and credit cards segment rise

Frauds due to applicants submitting fraudulent contact information has risen by 3% contributing to 18% of all detected frauds

Fifteen ways in which your money life changed in the past 15 years
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Fifteen ways in which your money life changed in the past 15 years

In the last 15 years, the way an average Indian handles his or her money has also undergone major changes from banking to insurance behaviour

Three New Year money resolutions to break in 2016
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Three New Year money resolutions to break in 2016

What's your New Year resolution? Here are three you need to break this year

Are you someone's secret Santa, and not sure what to gift? Here a tip for you
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Are you someone's secret Santa, and not sure what to gift? Here a tip for you

Are you someone's secret Santa, and not sure what to gift? Here a tip for you