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  • Axe the Tax impact: Exemption limits hiked in Budget 2014 10-07-2014 10:20 PM

    While announcing the Narendra Modi government's first Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley reacted to CNN-IBN's Axe the Tax campaign and increased the exemption limit on income to Rs 2.50 lakh from the current Rs 2 lakh. ...
  • Axe the Tax: What the common man wants from Jaitley's Budget 10-07-2014 08:37 AM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Narendra Modi government's first Budget, CNN-IBN presented your wishlist of taxes that you want axed, to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as part of its award winning Axe the Tax campaign. This year, you asked for an increase in the Income Tax threshold from Rs 2...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 07-07-2014 10:27 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Axe the Tax: Your budget wishlist presented to Arun Jaitley 07-07-2014 01:27 PM

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present the Modi government's maiden budget on July 10. Ahead of the budget, CNN-IBN has presented a wishlist to the Finance Minister which is a list of taxes that the views have recommended should be removed. The initiative is part of our award winning initiative...
  • Axe the Tax: Raise Income Tax exemption limit to Rs 5 lakh 05-07-2014 10:12 PM

    Ahead of the Budget 2014, CNN-IBN's Axe the Tax initiative looks at five taxes middle class India dislikes. Middle class families want the Finance Minister to raise the Income Tx exemption limit to Rs 5 lakh. ...
  • Axe the Tax: Increase tax deduction under 80 C from Rs 1 lakh to 3 lakh 04-07-2014 03:56 PM

    Mathew and Vineetha George are IT professionals with two young children and the need to save for their future. The income and cost of living has risen over the years but the exemption cap of Rs one lakh on savings has stayed unchanged since 2007. A rise in this cap...
  • Axe the tax: Hike conveyance allowance in the Budget, urge taxpayers 03-07-2014 09:28 AM

    Chennai: Anuradha Nair, a 27-year-old social media manager navigates through Chennai's peak-hour traffic everyday to get to work. Living 5 kilometres from her office, Anuradha spends at least Rs 3000 each month on fuel bills alone. "The cost used to be Rs 5 to 6 thousand a month because my...
  • Axe the Tax: Middle-class India says Rs 15,000 medical reimbursement not enough 02-07-2014 09:33 AM

    Bangalore: Ahead of the Budget 2014, CNN-IBN's Axe the Tax initiative looks at five taxes middle class India dislikes. The middle class India says Rs 15,000 medical reimbursement is not enough in these inflationary times and wants Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to increase the limit. Anantha Bhat's small family makes...
  • Axe the tax: Home buyers seek exemption on loans 01-07-2014 09:47 AM

    Kolkata: With a boom in the real estate sector, property prices have shot up dramatically in the recent years. 54-year-old Sandeep Chatterjee who invested not just his life savings but also took a home loan at a hefty interest rate to build a dream home for his family of five,...
  • Jilted lover attacks girl with knife; attempts suicide 02-08-2013 08:07 AM

    A day after the 'axe attack' incident at JNU campus shocked Delhi, a suspected jilted lover on Thursday attacked a girl with a knife in a busy market area here and then tried to commit suicide by slitting his throat. "The boy, Rohit, had been angry at the girl for...
  • Muzaffarpur boy attacked JNU girl for ignoring him: Police 01-08-2013 02:00 PM

    Preliminary investigation in the attack on a JNU student on Wednesday has revealed that the perpetrator Akash was upset with Roshni's 'indifferent behaviour' towards him for the past few weeks because of which he decided to kill her. After the incident, police had recovered a four-page suicide note from 23-year-old...
  • Haryana: Elderly couple axed to death in Kurukshetra 14-04-2013 02:52 AM

    Kurukshetra: Parents of an employee of Kurukshetra University were axed to death while four other members of the family injured when armed robbers struck at his residence in Kurukshetra, police said on Saturday. Robbers decamped with cash and valuables after assaulting Kurukshetra university employee Vivek Ratan and his family on...
  • Axe the tax: Raise tax exemption limit to encourage saving habits, demand citizens 23-02-2013 05:05 PM

    People demand increase in tax exemption limit to at least Rs 2 lakh, which may boost saving options. ...
  • Axe the tax: People demand tax deduction limit on housing loans 20-02-2013 10:50 AM

    In the run up to the Budget Session, CNN IBN's 'Axe the tax' gets voices of Indians on their expectations from Budget 2013. ...
  • Odisha: Woman allegedly axed to death by husband 20-11-2012 07:34 PM

    Jajpur: A 40-year-old woman was axed to death allegedly by her husband at Sundarpur Harijan Sahi, about 45 km from Jajpur, on Tuesday evening police said. The incident took place at their home in presence of the three children. Domestic quarrel over some petty issue lead to altercation between the...
  • Axe the Tax: CNN-IBN presents tax wishlist to Pranab 14-03-2012 12:18 PM

    CNN-IBN's Axe the Tax campaign took your tax wishlist to the Finance Minister - with the six taxes that you want the Government to axe. ...
  • CNN-IBN presents Axe The Tax proposals to Pranab 13-03-2012 01:21 PM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN presented Axe The Tax proposals to Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who will present the Union Budget on March 16, on Tuesday. Axe the Tax proposals are those s taxes which the common man wants to be modified or abolished. The Axe The Tax for financial year 2012-13...
  • Amend tax laws for senior citizens: 70-yr-old to FM 13-03-2012 08:48 AM

    Kolkata: A senior citizen Manik Dabriwal wants tax laws to be amended so that citizens above the age of 60 years can claim deductions on the medical insurance premium paid by dependents. Manik, a 70-year-old businessman, spends his days catching up on the news that is something he didn't have...
  • Remove tax on clubbable income: Jaipur hotelier to FM 12-03-2012 09:57 AM

    Jaipur: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will present the Budget on March 16. A hotelier from Jaipur Prithvi Singh from Jaipur requests the Fiance Minister to remove the tax on clubbable income provision from the Income Tax Act. It's a week short of Prithvi and Pratibha Singh's 16th wedding anniversary and...
  • Yuvraj lacks match practice: Srikkanth 18-11-2011 11:34 PM

    The India chairman of selectors said the left-hander needs more practice for the longer version of the game. ...
  • Ancient humans used hand axes earlier than thought 01-09-2011 11:01 AM

    Los Angeles: Ancient humans fashioned hand axes, cleavers and picks much earlier than believed, but didn't take the stone tools along when they left Africa, new research suggests. A team from the United States and France made the findings after traveling to an archaeological site along the northwest shoreline of...
  • 'Axe Ur Ex' new season: Wacky revenge is back! 03-08-2011 06:49 PM

    New Delhi: Do you want take revenge on your ex with a wacky prank? Here is your chance - Channel V is back with the new season of "Axe Ur Ex", which provides an opportunity to make your former lover go through hell for a day. The fun part of...
  • TV channels ordered to clean up sexy deo ads 28-05-2011 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has written to the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) to ensure that "overtly sexual" deodorant adverts are modified or taken off air within five days. Taking serious note of racy ads that portray women "as lustily hankering after men under influence...
  • Axe healthcare tax: Indian medical fraternity 09-03-2011 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: Ever since the govt announced a new service tax on healthcare services this union budget, pressure has been growing to announce a roll-back. Noted cardiac surgeon Dr Devi Shetty launched a nation-wide appeal - calling this a misery tax. Dr Devi Shetty, Cardiologist and Chairman, Narayana Hrudaylaya said,...