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News Talk#43-Composition,GSTR-4,RTI,RBI,LIC,Nielsen,GSTR-2,GSTR-3,Pollution,demonetisation

News Talk#43-Composition,GSTR-4,RTI,RBI,LIC,Nielsen,GSTR-2,GSTR-3,Pollution,demonetisation

In today’s News Talk you will see the latest news on Composition,GSTR-4,RTI,RBI,LIC,Nielsen,GSTR-2,GSTR-3,Pollution,demonetisation

1. Group of Ministers set up to make GST composition scheme more attractive today suggested lowering tax rates for manufacturers and restaurants under the plan to 1 per cent.
Manufacturers pay GST at 2 per cent, the rate for restaurants is 5 per cent. Traders currently pay 1 per cent.

2. GSTR-4 which will be used by composition scheme businesses for filing returns. The utility will be available on GSTN portal soon

3. Reserve Bank Of India (RBI) does not seem to have any official records to prove that it had authorised the issue of new currency notes in denominations of Rs 2,000 and Rs 200, after demonetisation, according to documents available through RTI.
“As per RTI replies provided by the RBI, the country’s central bank has apparently not published any Government Resolution (GR) or a circular till date to issue the new Rs 2,000 and recently, the Rs 200 currency notes,” says Mumbai-based RTI activist M.S. Roy.

4. LIC may participate in bank recapitalisation programme

5. ‘Bharat 22’ Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) comprising 22 scrips of public sector units, banks and other entities is likely to hit the market on November 15
Rs8000 Cr as part of disinvestment

6. Survey by Nielsen : 76% LED bulbs in India risky to use

7. Nearly 12 lakh businesses have filed GSTR-2, Deadline for filing July’s GSTR-2 has been extended to November 30
last date for filing of GSTR-3 for the month of July has also been extended to December 11

8. Amount of carbon dioxide in the earth’s atmosphere grew at record rate in 2016 to a level not seen for millions of years
Adding 3 degrees to temperatures

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News Talk#42-Trade deficit,GDP,BCAS,Airport,PFRDA,economy,Ujala,EESL,RBI,Chabahar

News Talk#42-Trade deficit,GDP,BCAS,Airport,PFRDA,economy,Ujala,EESL,RBI,Chabahar

In today’s News Talk you will see the latest news on Trade deficit,GDP,BCAS,Airport,PFRDA,economy,Ujala,EESL,RBI,Chabahar

1. Indian professionals who contribute around $1 billion (Rs 6,670 crore) each year to US social security.
$29.6-billion US trade deficit with India
In 2016, India’s GDP was estimated $2.3 trillion, India looking to double it to $5 trillion in coming years
US assures India won’t cut imports.

2. Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) has put forth a list of 10 identity documents that you can use as an alternative to establish your identity and to get through the security check at Airport terminals

1) Passport
2) Voter ID
3) Aadhaar or m-Aadhaar
4) Pan Card
5) Driving licence
6) Service ID
7) Student ID card
8) Passbook of account in a nationalised bank with photo
9) Pension card or pension documents with photo
10) Disability ID card or handicapped medical certificate

3. Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) announced a range of incentives payable to Points of Presence (POPs), the principal distributive points for the National Pension System (NPS).
Initial subscriber registration amount, which was Rs 125, has now been raised to Rs 200.

4. Assam CM launches a new web portal to provide data to people on government projects
https://as.cmdashboard.nic.in/

5. India now second-largest smartphone market in world after china beating US

6. President Ram Nath Kovind today said the future of the country’s economy and employment creation depends heavily on the success the nation achieves with Digital India

7. Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), the Government of India enterprise entrusted to provide these energy efficiency lamps has distributed 41.13 Lakh LEDs in the State(Uttaranchal) under the Unnat Jeevan by Affordable LEDs and Appliances (UJALA) project.
Secretary Power, Radhika Jha: she directed the officers to ensure that the target of providing 1 crore LEDs in the State is achieved.

8. Bank recap plan to push GDP growth to 7% in FY19: Report

9. Note ban : RBI says still verifying returned notes
RBI said it has processed about 1,134 cr pieces of Rs 500 notes and 524.90 cr pieces of Rs 1,000 junked notes
combined value of the processed notes is Rs 10.91L crore approximately.

10. India on Sunday sent its first consignment of wheat to Afghanistan through the Chabahar port in Iran, seen as a “landmark” move to operationalise the new strategic transit route
The shipment was flagged off from the Kandla port in Gujarat

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News Talk#40- Consumer Protection Act,SBI,BSE,Stock,RCOM,Shutting down,jago grahak jago

News Talk#40- Consumer Protection Act,SBI,BSE,Stock,RCOM,Shutting down,jago grahak jago

In today’s News Talk you will see the latest news on Consumer Protection Act,SBI,BSE,Stock,RCOM,Shutting down,jago grahak jago

1. New consumer protection act was in the making, which would lay out stricter guidelines on advertisements, to ensure people are not misled

2. Newly appointed SBI chairman: Rajnish Kumar, scope for further cut in interest rates in certain baskets

3. BSE asks brokers for update on clients’ Aadhaar numbers

4. RCom to end 2G, 3G voice mobile business
Rs 46,700-crore debt,shutting down its DTH business once its licence expires next month.

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News Talk#37-Ujjwala Yojana,Urja Ganga project,GST,RBI,UDAN,Gold,Rajdhani,CPCB,Pollution

News Talk#37-Ujjwala Yojana,Urja Ganga project,GST,RBI,UDAN,Gold,Rajdhani,CPCB,Pollution

In today’s News Talk you will see the latest news on Ujjwala Yojana,Urja Ganga project,GST,RBI,UDAN,Gold,Rajdhani,CPCB,Pollution

1. Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today said 8 lakh families of the state were benefited under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana which would cover 10 lakh more families by 2018

2. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Urja Ganga project in Varanasi on October 2016, announcing a gas pipeline between Odisha and Uttar Pradesh, also benefiting the states of West Bengal, Jharkhand and Bihar. This single project of over 1,500 kilometres would increase the existing Indian gas pipeline infrastructure of 15,000 kms by 10 per cent. This pipeline would have seven station cities benefiting directly from the access to gas – Varanasi, Patna, Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.

3. 3.94 million Indians filled the Goods and Services Tax (GST) returns for the month of September, a marginal increase from last month’s 3.76 million, but the figures are less than what was expected by the officials.

4. The Reserve Bank clarifies that, in applicable cases, linkage of Aadhaar number to bank account is mandatory under the Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Second Amendment Rules, 2017 published in the Official Gazette on June 1, 2017,”

5. The Bhubaneswar-based Air Odisha is likely to launch services under the UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik) scheme from next month-end
Ahmedabad to Bhavanagar, Jamnagar, Diu and Mundra in the first phase

6. Issue price of the Series III of Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme 2017-18 for the next subscription period, i.e. October 23-25, 2017, would be Rs 2,971 per gram.
The government in consultation with the Reserve Bank of India has also decided to allow discount of Rs 50 per gram from the issue price to those investors who apply online and the payment is made through the digital mode.

7. Passengers with unconfirmed AC-I or AC-II tickets for Rajdhani Express may soon be able to fly to their destination instead by paying the difference, if any, in the price of the train and air tickets.
Ashwani Lohani had planned the move last summer when he was Air India chairman, but the railways had not reacted to it positively. Now the chairman of the Railway Board, Lohani+ has said he will clear the plan if AI puts it up again.

8. Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) issued a report on Diwali mentioning ambient air quality
Bhiwadi situated in Alwar, which falls in Delhi-NCR, was rated as the most polluted city. Kolkata occupies the second spot, while Agra is the third most polluted city of the country.
Bhiwadi was 425 micrograms per cubic metre. Kolkata has 358 micrograms per cubic metre while Agra recorded 332 micrograms per cubic metre of air pollution.

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