Friday, 19 August, 2022

Topic: Assets

Rs 35,250 cash, no immovable property, investments — PM Modi owns assets worth Rs 2.24 crore

Details of Modi's declared assets — uploaded on PMO website — show their value went up to Rs 2,23,82,504 in 2021-2022, from Rs 1,97,68,885 in 2020-2021.

How stamp duty and registration charges are calculated on property?

Stamp duty estimation depends on the value of the property. Every Indian state has its own models upheld by which it is determined.

Maharashtra ACB begins probe against Sachin Waze in disproportionate assets case

According to officials, during NIA's investigation in the Ambani-SUV case, Rs 1.5 crore were found in a bank account of a firm floated by dismissed Mumbai police cop Sachin Waze.

Kerala’s poor is UP’s rich — how access to basic services varies in Indian states

West Bengal and Rajasthan have remarkably improved the delivery of basic services to their poorest 20% population between 2005-06 and 2015-16, NFHS data show.

What owning a bike in Punjab, Tamil Nadu and Bihar tells us about India’s asset poverty

Fan to fridge, bike to TV, consumer durables can tell us a lot about India’s asset poor and their progress.

J&K Police sanctions seizure of assets used for terrorism in 46 cases

61 vehicles, five houses, six shops, besides land and cash were seized or attached under the UAPA and the properties included that of separatist leaders and their associates.

Why some millennials just can’t manage their money

Several surveys show that financial literacy rates in Asia are far lower than in the US, Canada and the UK, and money management behavior is tightly linked to such knowledge.

From assets to electoral bonds, Indian politicians have one answer: Kagaz nahin dikhayenge

Before asking Indians for documents under CAA or NPR to prove citizenship, Modi government should look at papers that political parties are hiding.

Only 7 of Supreme Court’s 31 judges have declared their assets

CJI Ranjan Gogoi is among the 7 judges who declared assets. The Supreme Court for the first time in a decade is functioning on full strength.

Jet Airways lenders explore ways to utilise planes, protect other assets

Sources said lenders were actively considering proposals, including from Air India, for utilising about 15 planes owned by Jet Airways.

On Camera


Sir Ganga Ram hospital Consultants, Residents and DNB students hold placards during a protest in New Delhi, on 30 December 2021 | PTI

Distrust of Indian doctors isn’t new. Class-caste bias always ruled medical profession

As a practising doctor, I discovered large question marks on claims of a trustful patient-doctor relationship in the past. The routine dehumanisation of underprivileged patients remains a rarely mentioned topic.
Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Su-57, the Russian 5th generation fighter aircraft Photo by Snehesh Alex Philip

Russia wants to build next generation tanks, submarines with India

As the second regiment of the S-400 Triumf air defence system starts getting delivered, Russia said it expects the serial production of AK 203 rifles in Amethi to begin in late 2022-early 2023.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.