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Work from home: The new reality of the 'post-coronavirus world'

31 May 2020

Work from home: The new reality of the 'post-coronavirus world'

In the new "upside-down" world, masks and gloves have replaced hugs and handshakes. Courtesy coronavirus, there's uncertainty, fear, anxiety, and most importantly distancing.

Popular tech products that Chartered Accountants should know about

05 May 2020

Popular tech products that Chartered Accountants should know about

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most respected professional courses. It is a three-level program offered by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

SC stays NCLAT order reinstating Cyrus Mistry as Tata Chairperson

10 Jan 2020

SC stays NCLAT order reinstating Cyrus Mistry as Tata Chairperson

Weeks after the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) reinstated Cyrus Mistry as the Executive Chairperson of Tata Group, the Supreme Court stayed the tribunal's order citing "basic errors" in it.

Tata Sons moves SC over Cyrus Mistry's reinstatement

02 Jan 2020

Tata Sons moves SC over Cyrus Mistry's reinstatement

Tata Sons Ltd on Thursday moved the Supreme Court against the reinstatement of Cyrus Mistry as Executive Chairman of the company.

#CareerBytes: Popular software/tech products that Chartered Accountants should learn about

27 Dec 2019

#CareerBytes: Popular software/tech products that Chartered Accountants should learn about

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most respected professional courses. It is a three-level program offered by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Cognizant CEO plans downsizing; may cut jobs in October

06 Sep 2019

Cognizant CEO plans downsizing; may cut jobs in October

Cognizant Technologies CEO Brian Humphries has disclosed that the US-based IT services firm would soon witness a slew of job cuts.

#FinancialBytes: What will happen if you miss ITR filing deadline

21 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: What will happen if you miss ITR filing deadline

July 31, 2019 is the last date to file Income Tax returns for FY 2018-19.

#FinancialBytes: What is the difference between PAN and TAN?

21 Mar 2019

#FinancialBytes: What is the difference between PAN and TAN?

Two of the most important documents for taxpayers and tax-collectors in India are the Permanent Account Number (PAN) and the Tax Deduction and Collection Account Number (TAN).

GST computing to exclude TCS; luxury-cars, jewelry to become cheaper

10 Mar 2019

GST computing to exclude TCS; luxury-cars, jewelry to become cheaper

In a relief to buyers of high-value cars and jewelry, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has said that the TCS amount would be excluded from the value of goods for computing Goods and Services Tax (GST) liability.

#FinancialBytes: What is the difference between PAN and TAN?

24 Feb 2019

#FinancialBytes: What is the difference between PAN and TAN?

Two of the most important documents for taxpayers and tax-collectors in India are the Permanent Account Number (PAN) and the Tax Deduction and Collection Account Number (TAN).

Good news for Indians: US introduces 15-day H-1B visa processing

19 Feb 2019

Good news for Indians: US introduces 15-day H-1B visa processing

In what comes as good news for Indian professionals seeking to work in the US, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), announced last week that it will resume premium processing for all H-1B visa applications filed on or before December 21, 2018, starting Tuesday.

#G20Summit: Modi meets Chilean President, discusses ways to deepen partnership

01 Dec 2018

#G20Summit: Modi meets Chilean President, discusses ways to deepen partnership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday met Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires and discussed ways to enhance cooperation in several areas of mutual interests.

H-1B visa: New system for visa application has been approved

26 Nov 2018

H-1B visa: New system for visa application has been approved

April onwards, companies hiring foreigners to work in the US through the H-1B visa route will have to pre-register electronically for the annual H-1B lottery, and will then have to file 'full-fledged applications' for the winners.

Sensex falls over 200 points on weak global cues

21 Nov 2018

Sensex falls over 200 points on weak global cues

The BSE benchmark Sensex fell over 200 points in early trade today following weak global cues amid fresh foreign fund outflows.

Sensex rises 115.89 points on fresh fund inflow, strong rupee

15 Nov 2018

Sensex rises 115.89 points on fresh fund inflow, strong rupee

The 30-share BSE benchmark Sensex rose 115.89 points, or 0.33%, to 35,257.88 and the NSE Nifty regained 10,600-mark today backed by gains in auto, pharma, energy, and financial stocks, amid fresh foreign fund inflows and easing global crude prices.

#FinancialBytes: What is Form 26AS and how to view/download it?

13 Nov 2018

#FinancialBytes: What is Form 26AS and how to view/download it?

The Form 26AS, also known as Tax Credit Statement, is one of the important documents required for filing Income Tax Returns.

IIT KGP hosts Indo-German workshop on intelligent mobility in India

30 Oct 2018

IIT KGP hosts Indo-German workshop on intelligent mobility in India

In an effort to give direction to the emerging intelligent transport mobility scene in India, IIT Kharagpur and the Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany have organized a two-day workshop at IIT KGP.

TCS among top 10 firms to get certifications for H-1B

23 Oct 2018

TCS among top 10 firms to get certifications for H-1B

According to data from the US Department of Labor, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is the only Indian company among the top 10 companies to have been awarded foreign labor certifications for H-1B visas for the fiscal year 2018.

#CareerBytes: Top online courses to prepare for campus placements

19 Oct 2018

#CareerBytes: Top online courses to prepare for campus placements

Campus placement is one of the most important phases of a college student's academic journey.

Sensex recovers 600pts ahead of key macro-data, Nifty reclaims 10,400

12 Oct 2018

Sensex recovers 600pts ahead of key macro-data, Nifty reclaims 10,400

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark Sensex staged a strong comeback by recovering over 600 points in opening trade today following fresh purchases made by domestic investors ahead of key macroeconomic data to be released later in the day, amid fall in global crude prices and rupee recovery.

Sensex plummets over 800-points on sinking rupee, weak global cues

04 Oct 2018

Sensex plummets over 800-points on sinking rupee, weak global cues

The BSE benchmark Sensex plummeted over 800-points in the afternoon session today as rupee sank to another low amid boiling crude prices, weak global cues.

If you can seal $100mn business deals, Infosys wants you

22 Sep 2018

If you can seal $100mn business deals, Infosys wants you

Since 2014, Infosys has had a bad deal sealing spell, and just seems unable to close mega business deals. Meanwhile, its competitors have marched ahead.

#FinancialBytes: What happens if you miss tomorrow's ITR filing deadline

30 Aug 2018

#FinancialBytes: What happens if you miss tomorrow's ITR filing deadline

The new Income tax filing deadline, ie. August 31, is just a day away. Earlier, the due date was July 31, which was later extended by a period of one month.

Reliance becomes 1st Indian company to hit Rs. 8trillion market-cap

23 Aug 2018

Reliance becomes 1st Indian company to hit Rs. 8trillion market-cap

Despite hitting the $100bn market capitalization mark a month earlier, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) has showed no signs of slowing down.

#FinancialBytes: How to pay your taxes online and offline

20 Aug 2018

#FinancialBytes: How to pay your taxes online and offline

In a given financial year, your income is taxable in three ways, namely- 1) Tax deducted at source, 2) Advance tax payments, and 3) Self-assessment taxes (before filing ITR).

Indian chess prodigy Shreyas granted right to stay in UK

11 Aug 2018

Indian chess prodigy Shreyas granted right to stay in UK

Shreyas Royal, a 9-year-old chess prodigy, and his family were sent a letter by the United Kingdom Home Ministry, asking them to leave the country by September 10.

9-year-old India chess prodigy asked to leave UK

07 Aug 2018

9-year-old India chess prodigy asked to leave UK

Shreyas Royal, a 9-year-old chess prodigy, and his family have been sent a letter by the UK Home Ministry, asking them to leave the United Kingdom by September 10.

#FinancialBytes: What happens if you fail to file your ITR?

02 Aug 2018

#FinancialBytes: What happens if you fail to file your ITR?

The Finance Ministry has extended the ITR filing deadline from July 31 to August 31, 2018.

Modi launches projects worth Rs. 60,000cr in UP

29 Jul 2018

Modi launches projects worth Rs. 60,000cr in UP

PM Narendra Modi will today mark the start of projects worth Rs. 60,000cr in UP, a state that sends 80 MPs to the parliament.

Walmart India expects to create 30,000 jobs in Uttar Pradesh

27 Jul 2018

Walmart India expects to create 30,000 jobs in Uttar Pradesh

Walmart India, which had signed MoU with UP government to open 15 wholesale Cash and Carry stores, said it expects to create at least 30,000 local jobs from these stores.

#FinancialBytes: A step-by-step guide to Income Tax return filing

17 Jul 2018

#FinancialBytes: A step-by-step guide to Income Tax return filing

July 31 is the last date to file your income tax, and if you fail to do it on or before that, a penalty of upto Rs. 10,000 would be levied.

Reliance Industries Limited is now a $100bn company

12 Jul 2018

Reliance Industries Limited is now a $100bn company

On Thursday, shares of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) jumped sharply, after seeing a five-day rise, and helped the Mukesh Ambani-owned energy-to-telecom giant touch a market capitalization of $100bn.

200 days later, Bengaluru techie still missing: Family demands CBI-probe

09 Jul 2018

200 days later, Bengaluru techie still missing: Family demands CBI-probe

On December 18, 2017, Kumar Ajitabh, a Bengaluru-based techie, went out to meet a prospective buyer of his Maruti Ciaz car that he had enlisted on OLX.

#CareerBytes: 5 Mumbai University engineering colleges and their placement rates

18 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: 5 Mumbai University engineering colleges and their placement rates

Established in 1857, the University of Mumbai is one of the country's premier state universities where engineering is a widely-picked undergraduate course.

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

15 Jun 2018

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

Here comes your business roundup express loaded with all the business new of the day.

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

13 Jun 2018

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

Here are today's top 5 business news.

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

05 Jun 2018

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

Today the business space remained rocked up with news from a variety of sectors.

Wipro announces 6-7% average increment for 2018

05 Jun 2018

Wipro announces 6-7% average increment for 2018

India's third-largest software services exporter, Wipro, has announced a 6-7% average increment for its employees for the year, effective from June 1.

Sensex rises over 128 points on firm global cues

10 May 2018

Sensex rises over 128 points on firm global cues

The BSE Sensex rallied over 128 points to 35,447.43 in early session today, maintaining its positive form for the fourth straight day on positive cues from global markets.

Indians got 74.2% H-1B visas in 2017, China at 9%

08 May 2018

Indians got 74.2% H-1B visas in 2017, China at 9%

Recent trends in US' H-1B visas reveal India still remains their largest subscriber: in 2016, Indians made up 74.2% of the total visas issued, which increased to 75.6% in 2017.