Monthly Archives: September 2018

BPCL awaits Centre’s nod for Numaligarh refinery expansion

Plan includes a ‘friendship’ 135-km petroleum pipeline for exports to Bangladesh State-owned Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) has sought the government’s nod for threefold expansion of its Numaligarh refinery in northeast from 3 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) to 9 mtpa at a cost of Rs. 22,000 crore. Excise concession …

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Plug tax gaps in consent route: SEBI

Asks Centre to amend I-T Act under which individuals, firms avail tax benefit on monetary penalty The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) wants the government to amend the Income Tax Act to plug loopholes wherein individuals and companies managed to avail tax benefits on the money paid to …

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Lions die in Gir forest

A dozen lions die in Gir forest Around a dozen lions have died in Dalkhania range of Gir forest in Amreli district of Gujarat within a week. According to sources, eight lions died owing to infections, one due to food poisoning and three due to infighting. A probe is on. …

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India-Pak. joint team traced jawan’s body

Pakistan Rangersdeny involvement in killing It was a joint search party of the Border Security Force (BSF) and Pakistan Rangers that located the mutilated body of head constable Narender Singh 30-40 metres inside Pakistani territory, a senior government official told The Hindu. He was found lying in a pool of …

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