Monday, 23 May, 2022
TopicChartered Accountant

Topic: Chartered Accountant

‘Operational problems’ in holding CA exams in July-August due to Covid-19: ICAI tells SC

The Supreme Court has asked ICAI to contact all centres and check if the exams can be held or not. It has been given time till 10 July to get back to the court. 

‘You cannot be rigid’: SC asks ICAI to allow students to opt out of CA exams at any time

The three-judge bench said that since Covid-19 is an evolving situation, students should be given the option to opt out of exams until the last day.

Modi govt asks firms to submit form on COVID-19 readiness, CAs say this is not the time

Govt says firms should instantly fill ‘simple form’ when it becomes available on 23 March, CAs say it’s avoidable during crisis caused by coronavirus.

CA students want better system of re-evaluation, ICAI names panel to fix exam process

Committee will look into the processes and regulations governing CA examinations and suggest changes wherever required.

Modi govt’s data war: Economists & accountants are fighting for political power like rivals

An impression that you can replace economists with accountants or vice versa will undermine the value of expertise in government policymaking.

131 CAs back Modi govt on economic data, question motives of scholars who criticised it

The CAs, led by Manipal group chairman T.V. Mohandas Pai, have labelled the allegations made by the 108 economists and social scientists ‘baseless’.

Income Tax refunds being held back so that stiff collection targets are met, allege CAs

Tax collection targets were revised upwards by Rs 50,000 crore in the interim budget, and CAs claim officials are also withholding refunds for previous years.

A corner of Pune is fast turning into the Kota for CAs, with a turnover in crores

Indulal Complex and Prestige Point have become a coaching hub for aspiring chartered accountants, with 15 coaching centres hosting thousands of students.

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India has debated sedition at length but it won’t go without the overhaul of justice system

Preventive Detention has stayed its course because India didn’t invest much in the investigative competence of the police, or legal acumen of the prosecutors.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


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As drones usher in new era of warfare, India’s growing UAV industry begins to take flight

With a growing indigenous base of drone manufacturers and exporters, and incentives from government, industry sentiment is bullish. However, some concerns remain. 

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.