Daily Archives: February 3, 2019

Shares, M&A deals to get a bit costlier due to new levy

The reforms, which are part of the Finance Bill moved by Piyush Goyal on Friday, have sought to bring transactions involving demat shares, which were hitherto exempted from payment of stamp duty, as well as derivatives (including commodities, currency and interest rate) within ambit of the law, while also centralising several functions.

Sidharth on his break up with Alia Bhatt

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Monday (February 4) that comprise the second day action of the Ranji Trophy final between Saurashtra and Vidarbha.

Trump pushes withdrawal from ‘endless’ Afghanistan, Syria wars

2nd T20I: Azam’s 90 in vain as SA beat Pakistan

Babar Azam hit a majestic 90 but Pakistan’s long streak of series wins came to an end in the second Twenty20 international against South Africa at the Wanderers Stadium on Sunday.

Another blow for Theresa May as car company scraps UK-made-SUV plan over Brexit turmoil

Ranveer’s heartfelt note for wife Deepika

ISL: Lanzarote brace keeps ATK hopes alive

Former champions ATK survived some anxious moments before securing a 2-1 win over Jamshedpur FC in their Indian Super League fixture at the Saltlake Stadium on Sunday.

EPL: Marcus Rashford scores as Manchester United beat Leicester 1-0

Manchester United closed in once more on a top-four Premier League finish as Marcus Rashford’s fine form continued with the only goal in a 1-0 win at Leicester to move up to fifth.

Indian women’s hockey team beats Ireland 3-0 in 2nd friendly

Indian women’s hockey team dished out a spirited performance to notch up a stunning 3-0 victory against World cup silver medallists Ireland in their second and final friendly to end their tour of Spain on a high on Sunday.