From tax saving to new PAN card rules, don’t miss these important financial deadlines in 2019

January 18, 2019

To avoid penalties from the Income Tax department and save taxes, it is important to plan your calendar keeping in mind all financial deadlines. Besides the usual income tax return (ITR) filing and tax saving deadlines, there are a few other important cut-off dates relating to shares, PAN card, home loan, etc which you should not miss to avoid trouble. Here is a compilation of all such key dates that…

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The Rise of Gift Card Scammers, and How They Work

January 18, 2019

Last year, we saw the rise of the Twitch streamer “Kitboga”. His style is simple; he phones up scam computer technician companies in order to “get help” with his computer. His “computer” is actually a virtual machine set up so that anything the scammers pulled would do no permanent damage. Kitboga would then stream the results to demonstrate how these scammers operate. The scammers will pull familiar tricks such as…

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Zomato can now deliver your food using drones thanks to new government policy

January 18, 2019

Under the Drone 2.0 policy, India is all set to allow the commercial use of drones – as delivery vehicles, air taxis – beyond the visual line of sight. From a blanket ban on drones until a few years ago to rolling out a robust regulatory roadmap for drone operations, the Indian government has come a long way. Now, it is gearing up for the next phase of growth. At…

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