Economy

Jan 172020
The Indian economy is projected to grow by 5.7% in the fiscal year 2019, according to the United Nations.
India's inflation rate rises sharply Retail inflation rose to 7.35 per cent in December. The Reserve Bank of India has crossed the 5.54 per cent mark in November and reached 7.35 per cent. This is the highest inflation since July 2014. In July 2014 it was 7.39 per cent. The country's economy is facing a slowdown. 
Sensex gains 47 points in opening trade The 30-share Sensex, which had gained nearly 60 points in early trade, touched a high of 4,1412. The Nifty traded 15 points higher at 12,180. On the BSE, 312 stocks gained while 113 stocks declined. 34 shares remain unchanged. 
State Bank of India (SBI) started the pilgrim service branch here at Sannidhanam. The inauguration of the branch was done by Deputy General Manager K Sivaprakash. SBI pilgrim branch offers all facilities of a normal bank Sannidhanam. Regional Manager Suresh Kumar Killiyott, Lead District Manager V Vijayakumaran, Officers Association Regional Secretary T R Prasanth, Staff Union Assistant General Secretary R Suresh Kumar also took part in the inauguration. Food squads to check hotels and shops in Sabarimala
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to waive the charges levied on banks for Real Time Gross Settlement System (RTGS) and the National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) transactions from July 1. Banks were advised to pass on the benefits to their customers. Separately, the RBI has formed a committee to review the entire gamut of automated teller machines’ (ATMs’) charges and fees.
The Union Minister of Finance & Corporate Affairs, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, started her Pre-Budget Consultations with different stakeholder Groups in connection with the forthcoming General Budget 2019-20 here today. Her First Meeting was with the stakeholder Groups from Agriculture and Rural Development Sectors.
The total gross GST revenue collected in the month of January 2019 is Rs 1,02,503 crore of which CGST is Rs 17,763crore, SGST is Rs 24,826 crore, IGST is Rs 51,225 crore(including Rs 24,065crore collected on imports) and Cess is Rs 8,690 crore (including Rs 902crorecollected on imports). In FY 2018-2019, it is for the third time that GST Revenue collection has crossed One Lakh Crore. The total number of GSTR 3B Returns filed for the month of December up to 31st January 2019 is 73.3lakh.
State-run lender Bank of India posted a ₹4,737.56 crore loss in the October-December quarter on higher provisioning. The move to provide a higher sum for bad loans could help the lender exit the prompt corrective action (PCA) framework of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as the net non-performing asset ratio has fallen below 6%.
India and Japan signed the Exchange of Notes and Loan Agreements between Dr.C.S. Mohapatra, Additional Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India and Mr Katsuo Matsumoto, Chief Representative, JICA, New Delhi. The development assistance loan is for the following three projects:
Section 44AB of the Income-tax Act, 1961 (‘the Act’) read with Rule 6G of the Income-tax Rules, 1962 (‘the Rules’) requires prescribed persons to furnish the Tax Audit Report along with the prescribed particulars in Form No. 3CD. The existing Form No. 3CD was amended vide Notification No. GSR 666(E) dated 20th July 2018 with effect from 20th August 2018.
Reserve Bank of India is releasing soon new 100-rupee notes, having a new lavender and smaller in size than the prevailing 100-rupee notes. The new denomination has a motif of- "Raani Ki Vav on the reserve depicting the Indian cultural heritage"- RBI release concludes.

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Jan 162020
ഈ സിനിമയുടെ പിന്നിലൊരു മനോഹരമായ സിംഫണിയുണ്ട്. ന്ത് ച്ചാൽ, ഒരു പുരുഷനാൽ (നദീം ഖാൻ-32 ) വേട്ടയാടപ്പെട്ട പതിനഞ്ച് വയസ്സുള്ള ലക്ഷ്മി അഗർവാൾ എന്ന പെൺകുട്ടിയുടെ കഥയാണ്. ഒരു സ്ത്രീയുടെ കഥ.