CBDT proposed 30-40% digital tax for tech giants like Google, FB and Amazon

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has prepared a draft proposal under the newly introduced concept of 'significant economic presence', also known as digital permanent establishment (PE), which...

India Inked Security Protection Agreement with Sweden

India and Sweden signed a security protection agreement that will enable the two countries to share classified information with each other. The agreement was signed during the visit of...

J P Morgan became first US Bank with Cryptocurrency

JP Morgan rolled out as the first US bank with cryptocurrency. The change in opinion of JP Morgan is the first step in the program of making it more...

UN Appointed Chandramouli Ramanathan as Controller & ASG

The United Nations has appointed Indian official Chandramouli Ramanathan to one of the topmost positions in the Department of Management Strategy, Policy and Compliance (DMSPC). Chandramouli Ramanathan will take...

Important Current Affairs from 16th February 2019

This is a comprehensive current affairs article in which we will cover today's many important news from National News, International, Economy, Environment and Ecology, Defence and Security, Banking Awareness,...

e-Aushadhi Portal launched for online licensing of Ayurveda & Homoeopathy drugs

Minister of State for AYUSH, Shri Shripad Yesso Naik launched the e-Aushadhi portal for online licensing of Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Homoeopathy drugs. It is an initiative of the...

Hina Jaiswal became the First Woman Flight Engineer of IAF

Flight Lieutenant Hina Jaiswal broke the glass ceiling and became the first woman flight engineer of IAF which was till now an exclusive man’s club. The flight engineer branch...

Important Current Affairs from 15th February 2019

This is a comprehensive current affairs article in which we will cover today's many important news from National News, International, Economy, Environment and Ecology, Defence and Security, Banking Awareness,...

Vande Bharat Express ; India’s first semi-high speed train launched

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off India's first Semi High Speed Train, ‘Vande Bharat Express’ on New Delhi-Kanpur-Allahabad-Varanasi route from the New Delhi Railway Station. With maximum speed...

President of Egypt Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi became new chairman of African Union

The President of Egypt Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi took over the chairmanship of African Union from Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda. African Union chairman set agendas of issues to be addressed...