Archive for December, 2013

It’s Time To Make New Year Resolutions

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013
It’s Time To Make New Year Resolutions

Say goodbye to 2013 and hope for a good year to come in 2014. It's time to make your New Year’s resolutions and try to stick to them. This is the best time of the year to reflect on the past and start forming goals for the year ahead. Happy New Year! »

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Now LIC Customers have to Pay Service Tax

Monday, December 30th, 2013

LIC customers have to pay service tax at 3.9 percent per annum per policy. However, this applies to people who are wishing to purchase a new LIC policy. Earlier the situation was different, LIC was paying service tax of 3 percent from the pool of money that they collected from their investors. LIC is... »

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Voter Registration Again from 17 January 2014

Monday, December 30th, 2013

The Election Commission (EC) has scheduled the second round of enrolment drive for voters registration. It will begin on 17 January 2014. People who have missed the opportunity last time in enrolling their names in the voter list can use this. According to the EC, for the first time voters will get a photo... »

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Soon Cyberabad Neighbours Have to Pay Higher Taxes

Monday, December 30th, 2013

People residing in Cyberabad neighbours Nizampet, Shamshabad, Pragathinagar, Bachupalli and other areas soon have to pay higher taxes. The Ranga Reddy district administration has prepared a draft for upgradation of these gram panchayats into nagar panchayats and municipalities. Property tax rates in these areas are comparatively very less than nagar panchayats, municipalities and municipal... »

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EAMCET-2014 on 13 May 2014, to be Made Online from 2015

Monday, December 30th, 2013

According to the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE), EAMCET-2014 is be held on 17 May 2014. The relevant notification will be issued on 10 February 2014 and the results will be announced on 9 June 2014. APSCHE has also specified the dates for other exams in 2014 as follows: ICET for... »

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Waiting for Santa This Christmas…Know What He Brings

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013
Waiting for Santa This Christmas…Know What He Brings

Come Christmas, one thing that makes kids excited is the chubby, joyous, white bearded man, dressed in red, and comes with a sackful of gifts… Santa Claus. Though it is said that Santa is a mythical, the belief that he brings gifts to the homes of the good children on December 24th, the night... »

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Christmas Tree, Star, Bells…What do They Signify?

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013
Christmas Tree, Star, Bells…What do They Signify?

Christmas is about fun, joy, happiness, gifts, carols. Children really enjoy the eve. We can’t find a house without a Christmas tree beautifully decorated with bells, stars, wreaths and lot more. But amid all these celebrations and fancy things, we somehow miss the true spirit the festival conveys every year. Especially for kids, if... »

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Christmas and Its Significance

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013
Christmas and Its Significance

Christmas is here and to many it is about celebrating, sharing, giving and about spending time with family and friends. Well, all this is fine. But do you know the significance of Christmas celebrated all over the world? Let’s take some time during this festival season and see what it teaches us? Man looks... »

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SSC Exam to be Made Easier

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

The state government is planning to reduce the number of papers in SSC examination. Under the new system, students will have to sit for seven papers in all, and except science every subject will have two papers. Each subject will have 100 marks. Of this, 50 marks will be for written exam, and the... »

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From January 1 Service Tax Defaulters to Face Arrest

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

The Voluntary Compliance Encouragement Scheme (VCES) is an amnesty scheme launched by the finance minister for the people who have stopped doing service tax returns and those who have never filed. This scheme provides the benefits like waiver of fine and interest to tax dues to defaulters. The service tax defaulters those who have... »

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