A collaborative venture involving the satellite data and geospatial technology of the ISRO’s National Remote Sensing Centre is to be leveraged by the NHAI in preparing detailed project reports of highway and infrastructure projects.
The mandate of U-WIN or the unorganised workers’ identification number criss-crosses with that of Aadhaar’s and would lead to unnecessary duplication of work already being done under the ambit of the latter project, say govt sources.
Despite the sector’s efforts to inch closer to grid parity, disruptive bidding games, a negative WTO panel ruling and a dependency on land availability and evacuation facilities for success puts investments in jeopardy.
Out of a total of 507 workers that were pre-assessed and 316 workers recommended for training, only 181 workers appeared for final assessment while 174 workers passed, largely due to a trend of leaving the designated site to other sites for better wages.
During April-December this fiscal, over 90 per cent of the total foreign direct investment received came in through the automatic route, with less than 10 per cent coming in through the approval route.
The inputs were verified by the intelligence agency and passed on to Rajasthan Police’s ATS, which gathered further information and arrested six persons in end-January, resulting in the recovery of the atomic mineral.
Speaking to Indian Express, Prasad said that India has emerged a powerful voice in internet governance and that incrementally, governments across the world are realising the threat of terrorism and are open to government’s role on security front.
The snag in Gujarat’s Kakrapar Atomic Power Station is the fourth such occurrence in the last few years. It was preceded by one at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant and two at Rajasthan Atomic Power Station.
From a customer’s perspective, there are numerous benefits of inter-bank account number portability, but the implementation depends on two key enablers in the Indian context — Aadhaar as the unique identification for customers and National Payments Corporation of India as a central payment mechanism.
While govt has currently proposed to allow only annuity product as the option where the money can be deployed for tax gain, financial planners say that the govt should look to expand the option beyond just one scheme.
Earlier in the day, Revenue Secretary Hashmukh Adhia said only 60 per cent of interest on contributions made after April 1, 2016 will be taxed and that the principal amount of contribution will remain untouched at the time of withdrawal.
With the initial success of the scheme in which 7,159 persons, nearly all of whom were already employed at the time of assessment, got new jobs after completion of the certificate programme, the Centre is now aiming to broaden the scope of the scheme and include sectors other than construction
Access to income tax data is critical in measuring inequality and understanding the distribution of wealth. India used to publish the All India Income Tax Statistics until 2000, when it was discontinued.