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Priyanka Chopra’s recent photoshoot is all sorts of hot and we can’t take our eyes off – see photos

The queen bee is back with her uber chic style. Priyanka Chopra’s latest photoshoot with Harper’s Bazaar magazine has upped the ante and we’re ‘wow’-ed. With her hourglass figure and dusky skin, the actress cracks open a box of oomph and panache and we’re in awe of her fashion game. After reigning in Bollywood like a diva, Priyanka is now taking over Hollywood with her acting skills and her amazing style…

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Home, car loan EMIs to get costlier as RBI hikes repo rate by 25 basis points

The Reserve Bank of India’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), in its third bi-monthly statement, hiked the key repo rate by 25 basis points (bps) to 6.50 per cent. RBI’s second-consecutive increase in repo rate comes as a bad news for those who have taken loans from banks. This is likely to lead to an increase in the interest bank customers pay on loans, be it home loan, car loan or…

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Sugar stocks jump 20% as government raises ethanol price for blending in petrol by 25%

New Delhi: Shares of sugar companies jumped as much as 20 percent in morning trade on Friday after the government raised ethanol price for blending in petrol by 25 percent. The government on Wednesday approved an over 25 percent hike in the price of ethanol produced directly from sugarcane juice for blending in petrol in a bid to cut surplus sugar production and reduce oil imports. The Cabinet Committee on…

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Two Days Left To Pay Second Instalment Of Advance Income Tax For Fiscal 2019

The last day to pay second instalment of advance income tax for fiscal year ending March 2019 is on September 15. The Income Tax Department has been reminding people of paying the second instalment for advance income tax by the due date. Short/ non-payment/ deferment of payment of advance income tax will result in a levy of interest. Taxpayers can pay the second instalment of advance income tax online. Advance…

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iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 7, iPhone 6s Get Price Cuts in India; iPhones Now Start at Rs. 29,900

Apple just took covers off its 2018 lineup of iPhone models – the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. And, in classic Apple fashion, pricing for the company’s older iPhone variants has been reduced globally as well as in the Indian market. The Indian lineup of Apple’s iPhone series now starts with the iPhone 6s 32GB variant that gets a new price tag of Rs. 29,900. As for…

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Flexi-fares set to go from 40 trains

NEW DELHI: There’s good news in offing for rail passengers. The national transporter is set to scrap the flexi-fare — called dynamic pricing — plan on 40 trains, representing nearly a third of the total number of premium trains covered by the scheme, as it drove away passengers by making rail fares costlier than airline tickets. On per kilometre basis, airfare cheaper than auto rickshaw ride, says Jayant Sinha “When…

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Now go to jail if your car, bike doesn’t have high security number plates by 13 October

The transport department has just announced that they plan to start a crackdown on vehicles that do not have high-security number plates from next month. However, the department has also said that this move will follow a major public awareness programme to ensure that people have time to replace their existing number plates for high-security ones. This won’t be a problem for new car buyers and those who have bought…

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Relief for passengers! Train ticket prices to go down as Indian Railways looks to dilute flexi-fare scheme

Indian Railways is in the final stages of diluting its flexi-fare scheme which was introduced in September 2016 – a move that will come as a big relief for passengers as train ticket prices go down. Sources told Financial Express Online that recommendations for partially doing away with the flexi-fare scheme have been sent to Railway Minister Piyush Goyal who is expected to take a decision soon. “The Railway Board…

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Supreme Court takes note of ‘misuse’ of Section 498A, says anticipatory bail

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday took note of the ‘misuse’ of Section 498A and said that the accused can now seek anticipatory bail. The court said that though Section 498A of the IPC was enacted to protect women from cruelty in matrimonial homes, its misuse to harass the other side too is causing social unrest. “There should be gender justice for women as dowry has a chilling effect…

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How many credit cards should you have?

Instant availability of credit at your disposal is among the finest conveniences offered by modern financial world. There are plenty of avenues to spend money, so are the ways credit card can be used. Most credit card players have tied up with different product and services providers to offer better value propositions to their customers. This has resulted in customers being offered many cards in any of his preferred spend…

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