Treasury Dept asks Congress to raise debt ceiling before summer recess

Steven Mnuchin, Secretary of the Treasury of america of America, throughout a G-20 assembly on June 08, 2019 in Fukuoka, Japan. Florian Gaertner | Photothek | Getty Photos The Treasury Division stated it may run out of money by early September, asking Congress to extend the debt ceiling earlier than the summer season recess. Pricey […]

In Mumbai, ‘Six leptospirosis deaths’ since monsoon started, health dept confirms two

In 2018, 174 leptospirosis circumstances had been recorded in the identical interval. (Photograph: Getty Photographs/Thinkstock) THE CITY has reportedly recorded six leptospirosis deaths for the reason that monsoon started with 21 circumstances and two deaths confirmed by the well being division in September. A 49-year-old man from Andheri (East) died on August 4, 4 days […]

I-T dept attaches ₹230 cr of ‘benami’ assets of Mayawati’s ex-secy

(PTI) The Revenue Tax Division has connected “benami” property price ₹230 crore of retired IAS officer Internet Ram, who had served as secretary to former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati, official sources mentioned on Tuesday. They mentioned a complete of 19 immovable properties unfold throughout Delhi, Noida, Kolkata and Mumbai have been connected. A provisional […]

GST & Excise dept arrest a person for ₹35 crore evasion

The GST and Central Excise Division, Chennai Outer, has arrested an individual for GST evasion of about ₹35 crore. The person, together with accomplices, had floated 36 shell firms and brought GST registration misusing KYC paperwork of others people allegedly for the aim of receiving and issuing tax invoices value ₹250 crore with out precise […]

Pompeo says State Dept will hand documents to Congress over Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at a briefing on September 10, 2019 on the White House in Washington, DC. MANDEL NGAN | AFP | Getty Images The U.S. State Department has issued an preliminary response to a Congressional request for documents as a part of an impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump, Secretary of […]

Nunes to ask State Dept. about ‘strange’ and irregular’ requests to monitor US journalists in Ukraine

Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., mentioned Wednesday that he intends to ask the State Department for extra data about “strange” and “irregular” requests allegedly made by ousted U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch to monitor the communications of U.S. journalists in the nation. DEVIN NUNES SLAMS DEMS’ IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY AS ‘NOT REAL’: ‘IT’S A PARTISAN ADVENTURE’ Nunes, […]

Exemptions to 2-wheelers will undermine odd-even: Transport dept opinion

This is the third time the odd-even scheme will be carried out within the metropolis The potential advantages from the odd-even scheme will be “lessened significantly” if two-wheelers are exempted, the Delhi Transport Department has noticed, arguing towards blanket waivers to scooters and motorbikes through the enforcement of the car rationing drive from November 4-15. […]

Income Tax Dept searches coaching institutes at Namakkal in Tamil Nadu

The Income Tax Department has performed a search motion on Friday in the case of a enterprise group primarily based in Namakkal, Tamil Nadu. The group is principally into working of instructional establishments, and coaching institutes for aggressive exams like NEET, and so forth. The group contains a number of partnership corporations and a belief […]

Meet the Indian doctor who will head the oncology dept in US

James Abraham. (Image: IANS) Jame Abraham on Tuesday was inducted as the head of the Hematology/Medical Oncology Department at Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, US. Abraham — M.D., F.A.C.P, who holds a medical diploma from Calicut Medical College in Kerala, is well-known in his nation of delivery and obtained an award from former President Pratibha Patil […]

I-T dept raids ‘wellness group’ campuses in Chennai, Bangalore and AP

The Income Tax Department has carried out search motion on a conglomerate of trusts and firms that run year-round “wellness courses” and coaching programmes in philosophy and spiritualityat numerous sprawling residential campuses in Varadaiahpalem in AP, and additionally in Chennai and Bangalore. The group which was based by a non secular guru in the 1980s […]

I-T dept scans 30,000 individuals for remitting money abroad via RBI scheme

About 30,000 individuals who despatched money abroad beneath the Liberalised Remittance Scheme (LRS) have come beneath the revenue tax authority’s lens for the present evaluation yr. The division has despatched scrutiny notices to those folks, in search of particulars of the international accounts, properties and shares within the related firm abroad. LRS is a […]

Need L-G nod to amend free bus ride rules for women: Delhi Law dept

At a cluster bus depot in Dwarka, the place CM Kejriwal flagged off 104 non-AC buses. The free ride for ladies scheme is meant to come into impact from October 29. (Express photograph by Amit Mehra) Four days earlier than the rollout of the free journey for ladies in buses scheme on October 29, the […]

High-Ranking State Dept. Official To Say Political Considerations Drove Ukraine Policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department’s third-ranking official is predicted to inform Congress that political issues had been behind the company’s refusal to ship a strong protection of the previous U.S. ambassador to Ukraine. People acquainted with the matter say the highest-ranking profession diplomat within the overseas service, David Hale, plans to inform congressional impeachment […]

US govt posts $134-billion budget deficit in October: Treasury dept

The US authorities recorded a $134 billion budget deficit in October, the primary month of the brand new fiscal 12 months, the Treasury Department mentioned on Wednesday. That in comparison with a budget deficit of $100 billion in the identical month final 12 months, in keeping with the Treasury’s month-to-month […]

Education Dept. probing alleged anti-Semitism at NYU

Lawyers who filed costs of anti-Semitism and a hostile surroundings for Jewish college students at New York University had been notified on Wednesday that the Department of Education had opened a full-scale investigation into their allegations. In a letter despatched to the attorneys, the Department of Education mentioned its Office for Civil Rights (OCR) will […]