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Budget 2019: Finance minister took the easier route instead of catching those who avoid tax

Union Budget 2019: While the FM has settled for earning `12,000 crore more, slashing rates and the resultant increase in compliance could have generated several times more than this amount. Budget 2019: Given how precarious the government’s finances are—FY20 tax collections need to rise 18.3% versus FY19’s 8.4% if you use the numbers put out by the CGA—it is not ... Read More »

Facebook Says Will Not Remove Fake News, Will Demote It Instead

Facebook has said that it will not remove fake news from its platform because it does not violate its community standards. Instead, it says posts that it deems to be fake news will be “demoted” in the news feed. The social network is currently running an advertising campaign in Britain that declares “fake news is not our friend”. But it said ... Read More »

LG G7 to Include an LCD Panel Instead of OLED Display: Report

Unlike most flagship models that feature OLED panels, LG G7 might sport an LCD panel, according to a new report. The move is said to help the South Korean company reduce the production cost of its next-generation flagship and sustain market losses. The company skipped the MWC this year but, as per a previous report, is set to launch the LG G7 and G7 ... Read More »

Instead of taking over private schools, improve public schools: Delhi High Court

Instead of taking over the private schools, government should mull over to improve public schools in such a manner that the parents will opt for public school in the near future, observed Justice Manmohan. Delhi High Court RELATED STORIES UPSC Civil Services Examinations: Disabled candidates to get seven not ten chances, directs SC CBSE Board Exam 2017: Peon allegedly steals ... Read More »

IIM Bill 2017: Approved by cabinet, students will now get degrees instead of diplomas

The Bill enables the IIMs to award degrees instead of diplomas. In picture, IIM-Calcutta (File Photo) RELATED STORIES Teach For India Fellowship Programme 2017: Registration details Sonali Bendre has a message for CBSE Board 2017 students Osmania university Centenary Celebrations should be held on a grand scale, says Telangana CM Kerala: Education sector is the most corrupt, says AK Antony ... Read More »

Delhi Nursery Admissions 2017: Sell jalebis, instead of nursery seats, says Manish Sisodia

In the middle of admissions, a well-known Delhi school has denied admittance to parents having more than two kids. Delhi Nursery Admissions 2017: Sell jalebis, instead of nursery seats, says Manish Sisodia RELATED STORIES India needs strategy to create 10-12 million jobs: Manmohan Singh Himachal Pradesh beats Kerala in learning outcomes: ASER Delhi Nursery admissions: High Court stays government notification, ... Read More »

‘I told my father not spend money on my birthday and instead send it to the PM’: 7-year-old girl from MP

Education is a service, which should be free of cost, and government is trying hard to bring this in effect. Aryadhya Rawal, a seven-year-old girl from a Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh, has been kind enough to donate her birthday celebration amount of Rs 21, 000 for girl child education. Aryadhya was given a sum of Rs 21,000 so as ... Read More »

Sick of NBC’s vapid Olympics coverage? Use Opera’s built-in VPN and you can watch the BBC’s coverage instead

Tired of NBC’s incessant commercial breaks during its coverage of this year’s Olympic Games? Fed up with the network’s banal stories about the athletes in competition? Fear not, there is an alternative: Tune into coverage from the BBC and the CBC. It’s simple and completely free with the Opera web browser. We’ve already shown you how to watch the Olympics ... Read More »