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SC rejects fresh CBI probe into Rizwanur’s death

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the plea for a fresh CBI probe into the death of graphic engineer, Rizwanur Rahman, who had married industrialist Mr Ashok Todi’s daughter, and upheld CBI’s conclusion that Mr Todi be charged with abetment to suicide.

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FORWARD WITH CAUTION IS PRANAB’S MANTRA

NEW DELHI:  A play-safe budget on Monday  raised the income-tax exemption limit from Rs 1.60 lakh to Rs 1.80 lakh  leaving at least an extra Rs2,000 in the hands of taxpaying men across the board and made air travel, hotel accommodation and drinking in AC restaurants costlier.

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FORWARD WITH CAUTION IS PRANAB’S MANTRA

NEW DELHI:  A play-safe budget on Monday  raised the income-tax exemption limit from Rs 1.60 lakh to Rs1.80 lakh  leaving at least an extra Rs2,000 in the hands of taxpaying men across the board and made air travel, hotel accommodation and drinking in AC restaurants costlier.

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Education sector sees 24% hike

NEW DELHI: Education sector today got a 24 per cent hike in budgetary allocation for the next fiscal at Rs 52,057 crore to take forward ambitious programmes like universalising secondary education and increasing enrolment ratio in higher education.

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Rs 200 crore earmarked for Green India Mission

NEW DELHI: Union Budget has earmarked Rs 200 crore from the National Clean Energy Fund for protection of forests as the Finance Minister, Mr Pranab Mukherjee underlined the need to reconcile legitimate environmental concerns with necessary developmental needs.

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Pay more for stationery, air travel, healthcare

NEW DELHI: Stationery items widely used by school children, text books, branded ready-made garments and jewellery, treatment in private hospitals, air travel and lawyer fees will become costlier following the tax proposals in 2011-12 Budget.

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Pranab to present Union budget today

NEW DELHI:  The Finance Minister, Mr Pranab Mukherjee is likely to give tax concessions to the salaried class and offer incentives to farmers in his budget 2011-12 on Monday to give relief from high prices and keeping an eye on elections in five states.

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LIC exam paper leaked; 11 arrested

NEW DELHI/HYDERA-BAD:  The question paper of an all-India examination for the post of assistant administrative officer of LIC was on Sunday leaked in the national capital and Hyderabad ahead of the test following which police arrested 11 people including a high school teacher of Uttar Pradesh and four job aspirants.

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