Department of Space tasked to deliver 3 earth observation, 2 communication satellites next fiscal

Chennai : The Department of Space has been allocated Rs 8,936.97 crore in the Budget for various space-related projects. It has also been tasked to achieve certain targets – deliver three earth observation, two communication satellites – next fiscal. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on February 1 presented the 2018-19 Union Budget. The total allocation […]

‘Benefit of standard deduction negligible for salaried class’

Chennai, Feb 1 : The reintroduction of standard deduction for individuals while computing their taxable income will have a negligible beneficial impact on the salaried class, said a top official of an international tax advisory and accounting firm. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday during his Budget speech announced reintroduction of standard deduction of Rs 40,000 […]

AIADMK dismisses 44 supporters of Dinakaran

Chennai, Dec 28 (IANS) The ruling AIADMK on Thursday dismissed 44 supporters of sidelined leader and Independent legislator T.T.V. Dinakaran from the party. The party also removed two persons from their posts. In a statement issued here, party Coordinator and Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam and Joint Coordinator and Chief Minister K. Palaniswami announced the […]