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A fourth of Indians consider dementia ‘dangerous’

🕔17:13, 21.Sep 2019

In News: Almost a quarter of Indians surveyed said that they considered those suffering from dementia to be dangerous and about three-fourths opined that those with dementia are impulsive and unpredictable. The survey was meant to gauge attitudes towards dementia

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Single judge Bench to hear bails pleas

🕔17:12, 21.Sep 2019

In News: The notification comes in the wake of the expansion of the Supreme Court. The CJI can nominate a judge of the Supreme Court to urgently hear and decide petitions dealing with matters of bail, transfer of cases and any other

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firms can use CSR funds for R&D

🕔17:12, 21.Sep 2019

In News: The govt. has decided to allow corporate India to use their mandatory CSR spending for investments in publicly-funded incubators and contribute to research efforts in science, technology, medicine and engineering at major institutions and bodies. Finance Minister said

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Banking on NBFCs for loan rules

🕔17:11, 21.Sep 2019

 In News: Commercial banks will use the network of NBFCs to reach the last mile in extending loans through loan melas. The Finance Ministry had asked the public-sector banks to hold public meetings with the borrowers for extending loans in

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Trump says no to military strike on Iran

🕔17:10, 21.Sep 2019

In News: The U.S. military is working with Saudi Arabia to find ways to provide more protection for the northern part of the country. The Pentagon will present a broad range of military options to President Trump as he considers

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Draft Rules to Regulate Social Media Ready: Govt.

🕔17:10, 21.Sep 2019

May be notified soon, Central government’s counsel tells Madras High Court. The Centre has informed the Madras High Court that deliberations on the Draft Information Technology Intermediaries Guidelines (Amendment) Rules 2018, which mandate social media companies to cooperate with the

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J&K court panel to probe charges of illegal detention of children

🕔17:10, 21.Sep 2019

SC says plea filed by child rights activists,raise substantial issues and alleged detention of children. The SC assigned the J&KHigh Court’s Juvenile Justice Committee to inquire into allegations of illegal detention of children — some as young as 10 — by

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India Inc. Hails Corporate Tax Reduction

🕔17:09, 21.Sep 2019

 In News: India Inc. Hails Corporate Tax Reduction   move may spur the economy; Auto Sector buying sentiment likely to improve Indian Inc. bigshots (chairman, founder, ceo) welcomed the Centre’s decision to reduce the corporate tax rate and the MAT. This

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No GST relief for automobiles

🕔17:08, 21.Sep 2019

Aadhaar link for registration proposed From October, taking the family for a holiday is set to become a more economical affair, but the consumption of energy drinks will become more expensive, following a marathon meeting of the GST Council that

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 ‘Surcharge relief may improve sentiment, boost earnings’

🕔17:08, 21.Sep 2019

Government waives the levy for all categories of investors; surcharge not applicable on FPIs on sale of securities in the derivatives segment Almost a month after announcing the first set of incentives for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) by waiving the

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