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3% Stamp Duty surcharge changes missed in the Budget

3% Stamp Duty surcharge changes missed in the Budget

You can read about the full details of the policy with the variations around the United Kingdom here. The OBR has also warned that the £500,000 limit, where first-time buyers must still pay the full amount of stamp duty, could create a "bunching" effect for up to 30,000 sellers a year.


S&P maintains India's sovereign ratings at BBB- with stable outlook

S&P maintains India's sovereign ratings at BBB- with stable outlook

The government is keeping its fingers crossed as rating agency Standard and Poor's is expected to come out with its rating action on Friday. In October, S&P had said that India needs to improve its fiscal position for a rating upgrade. However, the latest move by Moody's surprised many as India no longer holds the status of world's fastest-growing major economy but the Narendra Modi-led government has every reason to cheer the developments as it comes as a boost to the steps Centre has taken ...


Vodafone Launches 1GB data, unlimited calls at Rs 199 for 28 Days

Vodafone Launches 1GB data, unlimited calls at Rs 199 for 28 Days

Under Rs 200, you will be eligible to enjoy 1GB of data and unlimited calls every day for 28 days. Vodafone prepaid users who select this Rs 199 plan will also get a free subscription to Vodafone Play along with calls and data offer. However, Airtel has not listed the plan officially, but the offer has been found listed under the "best offers for you" section in My Airtel app. However, if you exceed the 2GB data limit - Jio will reduce the data speed to 64Kbps.


Shoppers get a head start on Black Friday deals

Shoppers get a head start on Black Friday deals

I didn't have to work today, so I made sure to get here earlier. At Toys R Us in West Manchester Township, they opened at 5 p.m. and will not close until 11 p.m. She was the first in line outside of Toys "R" Us in Sterling Heights to get her two daughters, Tashania, 12, and Natalia, 6, a Barbie Doll Dream House for $60, regularly $90.


White House says Carper lied to CNN about call with Trump

White House says Carper lied to CNN about call with Trump

Take your cell phone back and just say, Mr. President, you're brilliant, but we're losing contact and I think we're going to lose you now, so good-bye. It was during this conversation that the president himself called in - at the time during his recent trip to Asia - and suffice to say he temporarily derailed the discussion.