“How can an employee who has spent his or her lifetime saving to buy a plot or an apartment, which was earlier cleared by the ULC survey and had changed hands a few times, be penalised, as a small piece of that land has now comes under the 22A?” asks Mr. Satyanarayana. … [Read more...] about House owners affected by 22A norms pin high hopes on govt.
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By Poonam Sandhu and Cecilia TamNew Delhi: COVID-19 induced economic recession in India has created an urgent need to ramp up investments and create much-needed jobs. As the country looks to enhance economic activity, investing in green projects can support India’s move to a low-carbon pathway. But, can green investments help economic recovery and create morejobs? And, where will the financing for these projects come from?Investment OpportunityA clean energy transition in India is a massive investment opportunity that can spur a green recovery and fight climate change. Achieving India’s climate targets will need a whopping $834 billion in investment. Multi-country studies show that investments in clean energy and connectivity infrastructure will have not just high positive impact on climate but also have a high multiplier impact on economic growth. Initially, clean energy infrastructure (like building retrofits and building wind turbines, restoring wetlands) is … [Read more...] about OPINION: Leveraging international capital flows for India’s green recovery and clean energy transition
The CBI needs the government’s permission to act against serving officers. Agarwal’s meeting with Mallya had not been a clandestine affair. It was on his calendar and the meeting took place in his chamber in the presence of other officers of the bank and of the airline. His secretariat staff was also present in the office. In IDBI Bank and even other banks the chairman coming to office on a holiday is not rare. … [Read more...] about Excerpt: Pandemonium: The Great Indian Banking Tragedy by Tamal Bandyopadhyay
“I have learnt that 29 corporations are going to be led by women (more than 50%) and 12 directors have been appointed for each corporation representing all 13 districts. I appreciate the fact that you have taken this right decision, at the right time, to uphold social justice and ensure social development,” he said in the letter. … [Read more...] about Ramadoss lauds A.P. CM for setting up BC corporations
LJP parliamentary board leader Chirag Paswan has written a letter to Mr. Kumar, protesting what he termed the undermining of the Dalit community under the latter’s government. This evoked a sharp reaction from JD(U) general secretary K.C. Tyagi. He said Mr. Kumar’s government did not require a certificate on Dalit welfare from “anyone”. … [Read more...] about Bihar Assembly election | JD(U) looks to Mahadalit votes