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BS-IV cars purchased till March 2020 to be valid, FPI surcharge withdrawn: FM Nirmala Sitharaman
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BS-IV cars purchased till March 2020 to be valid, FPI surcharge withdrawn: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

FM Nirmala Sitharaman in a press conference on the state of the Indian economy amid a slowdown announces that govt has decided to withdraw surcharge on FPI and angle tax on startups. The CSR violations wouldn't be treated as a criminal offence, and all pending GST refunds will now be released within 30 days. BS-IV vehicles purchased till 31.3.20 to remain operational till the period of registration.

US Open: Djokovic could face Federer in semis, Nadal in final
Sports

US Open: Djokovic could face Federer in semis, Nadal in final

Novak Djokovic might face Roger Federer in semifinals and Rafael Nadal in the final as per the US Open draw. Djokovic thrashed Federer last month in the Wimbledon final to win his 16th Grand Slam crown. The Serbian is 26-22 all-time against Federer and 28-26 for his career against Nadal in the encounters among the Big Three. Meanwhile, Djoko and Nadal who have never played at US Open, could only meet in the final.

India's GDP for 2019 cut down to 6.2% by Moody's
Politics

India's GDP for 2019 cut down to 6.2% by Moody's

Friday, Moody's has cut down India's GDP growth forecast to 6.2%. Earlier this year, Moody's predicted a GDP growth of 7.3% for India, but a weaker global economy has stunted Asian exports and slowed down the GDP growth. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cut India's growth by 30 basis points for the 2019-20 calendar year. Meanwhile, RBI has also lowered the GDP growth rate of India from 7 to 6.9.

ShareChat took down content after TikTok issued notice
Technology

ShareChat took down content after TikTok issued notice

Some users uploaded TikTok videos on ShareChat platform. The Chinese short video app TikTok sent notice to Sharechat, asking them to remove those contents as TikTok has “exclusive copyright” on some content due to a contractual agreement between the content creators and the App. Many users share TikTok contents on their Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts. It is not known whether they have also been notified.

Eminem's publisher suing Spotify over Unpaid streams
Entertainment

Eminem's publisher suing Spotify over Unpaid streams

The music publisher of Eminem is suing Spotify USA Inc. for streaming hundreds of his songs illegally and without a license. Eight Mile Style LLC has filed a lawsuit on Wednesday, claiming that Spotify has intentionally ripped off the artist by pretending to have a license to his songs to play on the platform. Spotify has not paid Eight Miles for those streams as they didn't know who held the copyright to the songs.

BS-IV cars purchased till March 2020 to be valid, FPI surcharge withdrawn: FM Nirmala Sitharaman
Business

BS-IV cars purchased till March 2020 to be valid, FPI surcharge withdrawn: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

FM Nirmala Sitharaman in a press conference on the state of the Indian economy amid a slowdown announces that govt has decided to withdraw surcharge on FPI and angle tax on startups. The CSR violations wouldn't be treated as a criminal offence, and all pending GST refunds will now be released within 30 days. BS-IV vehicles purchased till 31.3.20 to remain operational till the period of registration.

ED raids Jet Airways offices, Naresh Goyal's residence
Miscellaneous

ED raids Jet Airways offices, Naresh Goyal's residence

More than a dozen locations owned by Jet Airways including Delhi and Mumbai offices of the airline in have been searched by the ED. Jet Airways Chairman Naresh Goyal residence premises is also being searched by the probe agency. ED official said the action is the part of the probe against Jet Airways under the FEMA. Jet Airways came under ED lens after signing of a $150-million deal with Etihad Airways in 2014.


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