Trai Finalises New MNP Regime Date But Users Will Not be Able to Port for Six Days

December 4, 2019

With such a competitive telecom industry, if there is one service that the telecom subscribers are bound to use a lot, it is the service of Mobile Number Portability (MNP). It is worth noting that Mobile Number Portability is one of the most popular service requests of the subscribers, which allows them to change their network operator without changing their number. This removes the hassle of switching your contact. However,…

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Wary of ordering clothes online? Fashion portal Myntra now offers alteration services too

December 4, 2019

Myntra has launched the Alterations feature where users can opt for while ordering clothes online. The fashion portal has tied up with 200 tailors so far, who are located in zones that have a large number of Myntra customers. According to a Redseer report, during the latest festive season, the fashion category grew by over 50% as shoppers from Tier-2 cities spent more on the category. Indians love to order…

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Supreme Court grants bail to former finance minister P Chidambaram

December 4, 2019

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted bail to former finance minister P Chidambaram in a money laundering case lodged by Enforcement Directorate in INX Media case. Though the apex court agreed that economic offence comes within the category of grave crime, it however granted relief to Chidambaram saying the bail is the rule and jail is exception. A three-judge bench, headed by Justice R Banumathi, directed Chidambaram to…

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Aadhaar card holders may be fined ₹10,000 for making this mistake

December 4, 2019

NEW DELHI : For the convenience of taxpayers, the income tax department has now allowed Aadhaar card holders to use the 12-digit biometric id number in lieu of the Permanent Account Number (PAN). But be careful while quoting your Aadhaar as giving an incorrect number might make you pay a hefty fine of ₹10,000. The latest amendments to the Income Tax Act 1961, as presented in the Finance Bill 2019, not only…

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Passport 2019: How to calculate passport application fees online

December 4, 2019

New Delhi: Getting a passport is a lengthy and protocol-driven process as relatively compared to obtaining other national identities including a voter’s ID card, driving license, UIDAI-controlled Aadhaar card, Income Tax Department-issued PAN card etc. But, nowadays, the exercise of acquiring a passport has become slightly easier with the advent of Passport Seva Kendras (PSKs). All the passport applicants are required to pay a definitive amount according to the prescribed fee…

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Jio New Plan: ‘All-in-one’ plan, tariff hike & other details

December 4, 2019

NEW DELHI: Telecom operator Reliance Jio has announced that it will roll out new mobile tariff and recharge plans with 40 per cent higher rates on December 6, 2019. Even with an announced tariff hike of 40 per cent, the new tariffs by Jio would be cheaper by 15-20 per cent than other incumbents, said analyst firms. The details of the Jio’s new plans have not been released as of…

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