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Payment of property tax; OTS allowed only till July 31: DCM D.K. Shivakumar

Payment of property tax; OTS allowed only till July 31: DCM D.K. Shivakumar

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Bangalore, Jr. 11 "One time settlement (OTS) facility given by Bengaluru Mahanagara Corporation for non-payment of property tax will be available only till July 31. Therefore, tax arrears should make use of this opportunity before the last date," said DCM D.K. Shivakumar said. "The corporation did not put pressure on the issue of tax payment because the elections were going on. The one-time settlement opportunity given by the Corporation to come under the tax ambit for non-payers of property tax will be finalized on July 31. None of this opportunity It does not expand because of that. In this opportunity, 50% exemption has been given on the penalty and 100% interest waiver has also been given. Act implemented by BJP government in haste. Our government is trying to fix this. Citi...
Avik Das Cracks India’s Toughest Entrance Exams JEE-Advanced and NEET-UG 2024 in First Go, Studying Online with ALLEN Digital-Avik secured: All India Rank (AIR) 69 in the JEE-Advanced with 307/360, 705/720 in NEET-UG, and AIR 7 in the West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam (WBJEE) and topped the West Bengal State Board with a stellar 99.2%

Avik Das Cracks India’s Toughest Entrance Exams JEE-Advanced and NEET-UG 2024 in First Go, Studying Online with ALLEN Digital-Avik secured: All India Rank (AIR) 69 in the JEE-Advanced with 307/360, 705/720 in NEET-UG, and AIR 7 in the West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam (WBJEE) and topped the West Bengal State Board with a stellar 99.2%

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Bangalore, 12th June 2024: ALLEN Digital announces the outstanding accomplishments of its Online Program student Avik Das, who has secured All India Rank (AIR) 69 in the JEE (Advanced) examination with an impressive score of 307/360. Avik's achievements extend beyond this–he scored an exceptional 705/720 in NEET-UG and topped the West Bengal State Board with a stellar 99.2% score. Additionally, he stood 7th in the West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam (WBJEE). Hailing from Alipurduar, West Bengal, Avik attributes his success to the top-notch faculty, high-quality content and personalised guidance provided by ALLEN Online Programs. “I chose to prepare for these competitive exams online because I wanted to stay close to my family and have their support throughout this journey. The guid...
Builder.ai Strengthens Leadership with Craig Saunders from Amazon as New Vice President of Artificial Intelligence

Builder.ai Strengthens Leadership with Craig Saunders from Amazon as New Vice President of Artificial Intelligence

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London, United Kingdom: Tuesday, June 11, 2024 4:56PM IST (11:26AM GMT) Builder.ai, the AI-powered composable software platform that allows every business and entrepreneur to become digitally powered, is excited to announce the appointment of Craig Saunders as Vice President of Artificial Intelligence. Craig Saunders, a powerhouse in the AI industry, joins Builder.ai from Amazon, where he spent seven transformative years within the Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) organisation. During his tenure at Amazon, Craig made a significant impact by pioneering technologies for Alexa. He led research and engineering teams building foundational Knowledge Graphs for General Q&A on Alexa, established partnerships with leading universities, and his teams launched challenges within the aca...
Axis Bank organizes cleanliness drive at Nandi Hills in Bangalore

Axis Bank organizes cleanliness drive at Nandi Hills in Bangalore

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Bangalore, June 10, 2024: To mark World Environment Day 2024, Axis Bank, one of the largest private sector banks in India, organized ‘Open for the Planet Clean-A-Thon’- a cleanliness drive at Nandi Hills in Bangalore. More than 111+ volunteers including the Bank’s branch employees, local communities, environmental activists/influencers, local authorities participated in this initiative and collected 106 kg of waste from the tourist site. The volunteers also educated the local people about the importance of environmental sustainability and cleanliness. The Bank’s ‘Open for the Planet’ Clean-a-thon campaign will run from 5th - 12th June, covering 20+ high-footfall tourist destinations across India, including cities such as Mumbai, Pune, Varanasi, New Delhi, Guwahati, Vishakhapatnam, and H...
Investments in developmental assets set to surge as India marches towards USD 5 Trillion economy

Investments in developmental assets set to surge as India marches towards USD 5 Trillion economy

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India amongst the top five global cross-border capital destinations for land and development site investments in Q1 2024 With 67% share, foreign investors infused USD 3.6 Bn in 2023; Around 55% of real estate inflows came from foreign investors in Q1 2024 About 73% of the foreign investments during Q1 2024 were in ready assets Mumbai, 7th June, 2024  – Four of the top five global cross-border capital destinations for land and development site investments in the first quarter of 2024 were in Asia Pacific, according to a new report from Colliers. The report, Asia Pacific Global Capital Flows May 2024, listed China, Singapore, Australia and India within the top five destinations globally for cross-border capital investment in land/development sites in Q1 2024. In India, the inst...
 “Karnataka is witnessing remarkable growth in IT, BT, commerce, and industries”-Mr. Selvakumar., Principal Secretary, Commerce and Industries, GoK

 “Karnataka is witnessing remarkable growth in IT, BT, commerce, and industries”-Mr. Selvakumar., Principal Secretary, Commerce and Industries, GoK

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Bengaluru, India 7 June 2024: Bangalore, June 7, 2024: Electronics City Industrial Association (ELCIA) is excited to announce the curtain raiser event for the much awaited ELCIA Tech Summit. This prestigious event sets the stage for an array of discussions, innovations and demonstrations from the tech industry. Curtain-raiser of ELCIA Tech Summit, 2024 was  held today at Shangri La, Vasanth Nagar, Bengaluru. The ELCIA Tech Summit 2024 is set to be a unique platform curated to explore disruptive technologies, policy frameworks, and growth opportunities across industries. Designed to be more than a traditional exposition, it is a dynamic confluence of ideas and innovations aimed at igniting transformative change. With the involvement of respected industry partners including IESA (...
Bank of Baroda Marks World Environment Day with a Thrust on Green

Bank of Baroda Marks World Environment Day with a Thrust on Green

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Adopts Parks and Conducts Plantation Drives; Mobilises Green Deposits Bengaluru, 5th June 2024 : On the occasion of World Environment Day, Bank of Baroda, one of India’s leading public sector banks, conducted a number of initiatives to reaffirm the Bank’s commitment and responsibility towards protecting and preserving Mother Earth. Bank of Baroda’s offices across the country have adopted parks and gardens and have undertaken 498 plantation programmes. By adopting parks, the Bank will be responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the garden, planting trees and flower beds and keeping the garden litter-free. Further, in the run-up to World Environment Day, the Bank conducted an awareness drive focused on the recently-launched BOB Earth Green Term Deposit Scheme, outlining the benefits ...
LuLu Mall Launches 3 initiatives including Insta Bin, 1000 Trees Project & The Wall of Fame in association with Green Mic

LuLu Mall Launches 3 initiatives including Insta Bin, 1000 Trees Project & The Wall of Fame in association with Green Mic

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June 06, 2024 09:11 AM Eastern Daylight Time-Bengaluru: LuLu Mall Bengaluru, a premier shopping destination in the heart of the city, is thrilled to announce its commitment to sustainability and environmental preservation on World Environment Day 2024. As a forward-thinking institution, the mall is proud to launch a trifecta of innovative initiatives that will pave the way for a greener, more eco-conscious future. First and foremost, the mall is introducing Instabin, an advanced waste management system that utilizes cutting-edge technology to streamline the recycling process. Bengaluru produces 4500 metric tonnes of waste of which 20% is plastic. Although Plastic waste is a menace, but it's a material that is most useful to us. Plastic reduction and recycling can be a game ...
India Global Innovation Connect (IGIC) 2024: Global Leaders from across 17 countries call for Greater Collaboration to foster Technological Innovation in India

India Global Innovation Connect (IGIC) 2024: Global Leaders from across 17 countries call for Greater Collaboration to foster Technological Innovation in India

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Global and domestic leaders discuss roadmap to support Digital Transformation & Start-Up Ecosystem in India Bengaluru, June 6, 2024: The 3rd Edition of the India Global Innovation Connect (IGIC) 2024 commenced today in Bengaluru with a powerful start, attracting more than 500 attendees featuring an impressive lineup of global industry leaders across 17 nations, investors, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs from US, Japan, Korea, Germany, Singapore, Israel, Switzerland, France, the UAE and others to engage in technology and business interaction with their peers in India. The inaugural day of IGIC 2024 witnessed key industry leaders from Indian and global startup founders, VC’s and investors, corporate and government leaders, technology and public policy experts under one common plat...
Southern Peripheral Road Emerging as the Heart of Gurugram Real Estate

Southern Peripheral Road Emerging as the Heart of Gurugram Real Estate

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Gurugram, Haryana, India May 31, 2024 15:02 IST The Southern Peripheral Road (SPR) in Gurugram is rapidly transforming into one of the most coveted real estate destinations in the National Capital Region (NCR). Spanning 16 kilometres, SPR has become the newest hotspot for both investors and homebuyers, drawn by its unparalleled connectivity, luxurious living options, and promising future prospects. Southern Peripheral Road Emerging as the Heart of Gurugram Real Estate Unmatched Connectivity: The Heart of SPR's Appeal One of the most compelling reasons for SPR's rise as a real estate hub is its unmatched connectivity. This 90-meter-wide road serves as a critical artery linking various key destinations within Gurgaon and beyond. According to the India Real Estate ...