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21 July, 2018 3:15 PM Major relief for common man! Here's the full list of items with revised GST rates

The new rates will come into effect from July 27 In a major relief for consumers, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council today decided to slash tax rates on several consumer durables like televisions, air conditioners, refrigerators, washing machines, video games, trailers and inverters. Interim Union Finance Minister Piyush Goyal also announced that sanitary 36

20 July, 2018 12:20 PM FSSAI directs 10 e-commerce firms to delist non-licensed food operators

Food regulator FSSAI today directed Swiggy, Zomato, Foodpanda and 7 other such apps to stop using edibles supplied by non-licensed operators after consumer complaints of sub-standard food being served through e-commerce platforms. "Following a series of complaints related to sub-standard food being supplied by food businesses listed on e-commerce food service 34

20 July, 2018 12:11 PM Jio Rs. 99 Recharge With 500MB Data per Day Launched Exclusively for Jio Phone Users

Jio has launched a new Jio Phone recharge that offers customers 500MB data per day for 28 days. This new Jio recharge is in addition to the existing Rs. 49 and Rs. 153 packs for the company's 4G feature phone, and has been launched alongside the new Jio Phone Monsoon Hungama exchange offer. The new Rs. 99 Jio Phone recharge will reduce users' monthly 53

20 July, 2018 8:37 AM Honor 9N to Be Flipkart Exclusive, Sport 'Notch FullView' Display

Honor 9N will be available in India exclusively through Flipkart, Huawei sub-brand Honor confirmed on Friday. The new Honor model is set to be launched in the country on July 24 with a dual rear camera setup. The Chinese brand has also highlighted that the handset will debut as "one of the most affordable notch phones" - featuring a 'Notch FullView' 27

19 July, 2018 11:10 AM Exploring opportunities to work with local govt, communities in Australia: Ola

Bengaluru-based ride hailing app Ola today said it is exploring opportunities with local governments and communities in Australia to invest in smarter transport infrastructure. The company, which launched its services in Australia in February this year, said it has facilitated over 1.5 million rides and onboarded more than 40,000 driver-partners within 36

19 July, 2018 6:20 AM DoT Receives 40-50 Million Consumer Complaints Annually: Sundararajan

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) receives 40-50 million complaints a year, DoT Secretary Aruna Sundararajan said here on Wednesday. Speaking at a seminar organised by CUTS International, Sundararajan emphasised on the need for a "strong consumer movement and consumer activists" in the telecom sector. A legal backing should be availble for the consumers 38

17 July, 2018 12:03 PM Intex Indie 5 With 4G VoLTE, 4,000mAh Battery Launched in India: Price, Specifications, Features

Intex Indie 5 is the company's latest smartphone in India. Key features of the new smartphone include 4G VoLTE connectivity, a 4,000mAh battery, Dragontrail glass protection, and an LED selfie light. Available in a Black colour variant, the Intex Indie 5 has been priced at Rs. 4,999 and is available across Intex's online and offline partners in India 107

16 July, 2018 3:23 PM Formalin Scare Hits Fish Markets In Assam; Kerala, Northeast Cautious

For Andhra, the bigger challenge now is to convince consumers about the safety of the fish from the state The price of local fish in Assam has shot up by Rs 100 per kilo in the last five days after the July 11 ban on fish imports from other states, especially Andhra Pradesh. Assam's annual fish intake is 10,000 metric tonnes, and about 90 per cent is imported 43

16 July, 2018 1:26 PM Major Relief In Petrol, Diesel Prices May Not Be So Soon, Say Experts

Domestic petrol and diesel prices were reduced marginally after three days of hikes. The rupee is down 1.8% since May, and 7.4% so far this year. Prevailing weakness in the rupee coupled with crude oil around $73.50 per barrel does not leave enough room for oil marketing companies to pass on any major benefit to consumers, say analysts. Domestic petrol 43

11 July, 2018 4:26 PM Half of Indian firms found wanting on data protection: Survey

As data becomes a sought-after commodity, with some business leaders calling it as the new oil, a survey has found nearly half of Indian companies to be lacking on the critical parameter of data protection. Apart from that, companies also seem to be lacking on proper storage of sensitive data, the survey by digital security firm Gemalto has said. "48 percent 49