Withdrawl

  • US ships military equipment out of Afghanistan February 12, 2013

    Kabul: The United States began its withdrawal from Afghanistan in earnest, officials said Monday, sending the first of what will be tens of thousands of containers home through a once-blocked land route through Pakistan. The shipment of 50 containers over the weekend came as a new US commander took control of...
  • Govt withdraws some Kashmir troops in peace gesture October 29, 2009

    Jammu: The government is withdrawing about 15,000 soldiers from Jammu and Kashmir, a military official said on Thursday, in a move aimed at boosting prospects of peace talks with the disputed region's separatist groups. India has been under international pressure in recent months to reduce tensions along its Pakistan border particularly...
  • British PM says mission to Iraq to end May 31 December 17, 2008

    Baghdad: Prime Minister Gordon Brown says the British mission in Iraq will end no later than May 31, 2009. Brown made the announcement Wednesday during a press conference with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki in Baghdad. He says he plans to provide details to the British parliament about troop withdrawal on...
  • Wealth: Save tax while job hopping, transfer PF! November 20, 2008

    When you take up a new job, should you transfer your PF amount from your former employer to the new company or should you simply withdraw the amount? How does it impact your tax outgo? wealth solves this reader's query. I worked in a nationalised bank for three and a half...
  • Bush vetoes Iraq war-funding bill June 20, 2007

    Washington: American President George W Bush on Tuesday vetoed legislation that allowed for withdrawal of US troops from Iraq this year. "It makes no sense to tell the enemy when you plan to start withdrawing. All the terrorists would have to do is mark their calendars. ... Setting a...
  • Tax on cash withdrawals may stay June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The Government is likely to retain tax on bank cash withdrawals in the upcoming Budget despite strong demands from industrial bodies and some allies of the UPA Government to withdraw it. According to official sources, the Union Government however, may exempt states from paying this tax while withdrawing money...