Daily Archives: May 2, 2019

GST, Companies Act boost demand for CAs

A total of 3,815 job offers were made to the 6,646 qualified CAs who opted to take part in the placement cycle of ICAI in February-March 2019, up from 1,473 offers received by CAs during 2018. Accenture, Alstom, Barclays Global Services, Flipkart, Amazon, ITC and ANI Technologies (Ola) are some of the companies that hired CAs from ICAI campus placements this time.

Photo of Ananya and Tiger walking hand-in-hand

Ananya Panday will mark her debut in Bollywood with Punit Malhotra’s ‘Student Of The Year 2’. The cast of the film which includes Tiger Shroff and debutante Tara Sutaria has been promoting the film at different cities of India.

‘Endgame’ cast tell their favourite MCU memory

‘Avengers: Endgame’ has finally hit the theatres and is now breaking all the box office records all over the world. The movie has left all the Marvel Cinematic Universe fans teary-eyed.

Economy may have slowed in 2018-19: FinMin report

The monthly economic report of the department of economic affairs listed the factors behind the slowdown. It is a widely acknowledged fact that growth momentum in the fourth quarter of 2018-19 had slowed down due to a string of factors.

Amrapali brass used homebuyers’ money for wedding

Auditors Pawan Kumar Aggarwal and Ravi Bhatia filed their report after a forensic audit of 46 registered companies and numerous shell companies of Amrapali group and bank accounts of the directors. They provided a graphic account of how Rs 3,500 crore of homebuyers’ money was diverted for purposes other than construction.

Why PC’s brother’s wedding didn’t take place

Priyanka Chopra’s brother Siddharth Chopra’s wedding has been the talk of the town. Priyanka and her American pop singer husband Nick Jonas also attended the Roka ceremony of Siddharth and Ishita Kumar.

Mumbai beat Hyderabad in Super Over, qualify for playoffs

Mumbai Indians prevailed over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Super Over to qualify for the IPL playoffs on Thursday. The win propelled Mumbai to the second position in the pecking order. Mumbai have 16 points from 13 outings, while Hyderabad are placed fourth with 12 points.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Friday (May 3) that comprise the action from Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 and New Zealand Open badminton tournament.

Salman denies being a part of a charity event

Superstar Salman Khan has a huge fan following all over the world, but sometimes, his name gets used to mislead the people. And, Bhaijaan’s today’s Twitter post was about the same.

Woods to receive presidential honour from Trump

Tiger Woods is to receive the US Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Donald Trump on Monday, the White House announced on Thursday.