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Capital Gain Capital Gain is the appreciation in value of the asset over a period of time when compared to the purchase price. The Gain is realized only at the time when the asset is sold. Any Profit or Gain arising out of transfer of capital asset held in form of investment (including real estate or stocks) is known as Capital Gain. The gain or profit is charged to Capital Gains Tax in the year the sale of asset is…Continue Reading >

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Xiaomi (Mi) has announced their latest Budget end smartphone in India, earlier today. The phone is latest to join the strong budget line up for Xiaomi. Recently, Xiaomi had launched a camera centric budget phone the Redmi Y1/Lite starting from Rs 6,999/-. Mi is known for launching value for money devices in the budget segment which has helped it gain the top position in terms of market share in India. Mi India aims to expand their base even further with…Continue Reading >

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Inflation rose marginally as per the latest data released for the previous month. The spike is attributed to the rise in food and crude fuel prices. The data quashes any hope of repo rate cut when the RBI meets to discuss the monetary policy in the coming month. Introduction of GST may have some impact on the economy as Business houses are still in the initial phases of implementation. However, the decision to slash GST rates of 178 items is…Continue Reading >

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Subscribers to Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) have the option to lodge complaint pertaining to their PF account through the Online Grievance Management portal for prompt action. Subscriber may easily register their complain online and monitor the status on the portal. The process to register the grievance is very simple and easy. However, for registration of any grievance, Subscriber is required to provide their respective valid Unique Account Number (UAN). The portal provides direct platform to the Subscribers to raise their…Continue Reading >

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Lenovo owned Motorola has finally launched the Moto X4 in India. The phone had already been launched globally earlier, in Berlin. However, the Indian launch got delayed by couple of months.  The phone will be sold exclusively via Flipkart and also Moto Hubs. Moto X4 will go on sale from midnight today itself. The phone starts from Rs 20,999/-for base variant, thereby making it a premium mid range smartphone. The phone comes with new Snapdragon chipset along with some additional…Continue Reading >

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Twitter has formally announced the doubling of character limit for majority of its users through a blog post on Tuesday. The limit has been doubled for most of the languages were the need was felt to provide more spaces for expression. However, Chinese, Japanese and Korean language has not been provided the benefit of the increased limit as they require lesser space to convey as compared to other languages. The revision in limit will be rolled out over the next…Continue Reading >

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State owned Telecom Company BSNL has decided to upgrade the Broadband Speed limit starting 1st November, 2017. The speed is set to be upgraded across all unlimited plans to 8 mbps and 10 mbps respectively, subject to technical feasibility. The revision is applicable on pan India basis and is available on both DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) and FTTH (Fiber to the Home) plans. This is welcome news for the BSNL subscribers as it will boost data transfer speed in the…Continue Reading >

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Xiaomi (Mi) had launched the Mi Band HRX Edition in India last month in collaboration with Hrithik Roshan. The Band is similar to the Mi Band 2 launched last year, however, the Heart rate sensor is absent in the latest edition. The fitness band is available online for just Rs 1,299/- on Mi India, Flipkart, Myntra and Amazon portal. The device is also available offline through Mi Home stores. The device has been priced pretty competitively in my opinion. https://youtu.be/m8yp63-Ttks…Continue Reading >

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Government has retained the interest rates on popular Small Savings Schemes for the 3rd Quarter of the Current Financial Year (2017-18). Last Year, Government had decided to align the small savings interest rates with the relevant market rates of Government Securities. The rates are now recalibrated every quarter in order to maintain it at par with the current market rates. The interest rates on Small Savings Schemes are slightly higher as compared to rates offered by Banks. The Central Bank…Continue Reading >

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Xiaomi (Mi) apart from Smartphones, also brings in some of the accessories and Digital products into the Indian market. Recently, I had the opportunity of try out one such product. I got the Mi Bluetooth Speaker Mini while I was looking for a compact wireless speaker to be paired with my laptop and smartphone. Please do check out the Unboxing and Performance Test video on my Youtube Channel. The link is provided below. https://youtu.be/XDRNzMwadNU About the Device Mi Bluetooth Mini…Continue Reading >