State govt slashes excise duty on imported foreign liquor by 50%

The Maharashtra government has slashed excise duty on imported foreign liquor by 50 per cent to curb inter-state smuggling and bring the prices of imported liquor on par with those of other states. State government officials said the measure was expected to increase the government’s revenue by Rs 150 crore in a year. State excise department officials said that excise duty on imported whisky, brandy, rum and vodka has been brought down from 300 per cent to 150 per cent of the manufacturing cost. “We expect that the sales will…

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Tiger King 2 first impression: Netflix’s docuseries is tedious, repetitive

The release schedule of docuseries Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, and Madness, simply known as Tiger King season 1, was particularly propitious for its makers. It came at time when the crazy, colourful life of Joe Exotic provided the perfect escape for a world dealing with a global pandemic. We were addicted because, frankly, it distracted us from all the unpleasantness transpiring in the real world. To be fair, it was also pretty entertaining in a low-rent, cringey way, and the premise was objectively fascinating. It followed the singularly eccentric Exotic,…

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Why Vicky Kaushal is the most-dependable actor among the current crop

WHILE shooting for Shoojit Sircar-directed feature Sardar Udham, actor Vicky Kaushal found himself amid a sea of bodies. This was expected. He had already gone over this unsettling sequence, which recreates the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre, several times on paper. Yet, Kaushal, who essays the titular character of the revolutionary Sardar Udham Singh in the movie that released last month, was overcome with numbness. This pre-climactic sequence of a young Singh’s deep shock and desperate attempt to save lives turned out to be emotionally and physically draining. “It was like…

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Farmers have won their long struggle: Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa

Shiromani Akali Dal (Sanyukt) president and Rajya Sabha Member Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa while extending greetings to the people on the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev on Friday said that “today is a very special day as finally, the agitating farmers have won their long struggle as centre has decided to repeal the three agriculture laws”. Welcoming the announcement made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Dhindsa, in a written statement, thanked the PM for this decision and termed it as “a commendable step”. Dhindsa also urged the centre to accede…

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Income Tax Deduction U/s 16 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 Section 16 of the Income-tax Act, 1961 provides deduction from taxable income under the heading ‘Salary’. Therefore, It offers discounts for standard deductions, entertainment allowances and professional taxes. Through this deduction, a salaried taxpayer can reduce his taxable salary income applicable to tax. Furthermore, with the recent revision of the standard deduction, the advantage of this section has been extended to a greater extent. Also, there is no hassle of paying bills for travel and treatment which makes it quite…

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Samsung Galaxy A12 (Black, 6GB RAM, 128GB Storage) with No Cost EMI/Additional Exchange Offers

Price: (as of – Details) From the manufacturer The Awesome angle The 5MP Ultra Wide Camera* adds more perspective to everything you shoot. Get a closer view Discover details like never before with the Macro Camera.* Focus on what’s Awesome The Depth Camera lets you adjust the depth of field in your photos. Strong selfie game With the 8MP Front Camera and Live Focus of Galaxy A12, it’s easy to snap stunning selfies. 16.55 centimeters (6.5-inch) 6.5” HD+ TFT – infinity v-cut display, HD+ resolution with 720 x 1600 pixels…

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Confident TN up against unbeaten Hyderabad in last-four clash

Defending champions Tamil Nadu will have their task cut out as they lock horns with an unbeaten Hyderabad side in the semifinals of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament here on Saturday. TN are eyeing a third straight appearance in the final of the premier domestic T20 tournament. Tamil Nadu, who won the 2020-21 edition of the event earlier this year, after having stumbled in the final against Karnataka in 2019, will head into the last-four clash with confidence after a convincing performance against Kerala. Jagadeesan, C Hari Nishaanth,…

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