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Now, Bihar CMs to enjoy lifetime perks, increased salaries

As chief ministers of Bihar they enjoyed the perks and benefits of being in power. And now, even though they no longer enjoy the power, Lalu Prasad Yadav, Rabri Devi, Nitish Kumar, Jagannath Mishra......

34 free air tickets; Rs 60K to clean curtains: Perks of an MP

With the new Members of Parliament in the 16th Lok Sabha being sworn-in on Thursday and Friday, looks at the salaries and perks that our elected representatives are entitled to.......

34 free air tickets a year; Rs 60K to clean curtains: Perks of an MP

With the new Members of Parliament in the 16th Lok Sabha being sworn-in on Thursday and Friday, looks at the salaries and perks that our elected representatives are entitled to.......

Perks have encouraged a brazen VIP culture in India

The race for VIP perks has pernicious consequences and is undermining the elite's authority Edward Said once wrote a short piece examining people in positions of power and responsibility who......

The pitfalls of being Modi

India’s 24x7 prime minister may want to draw lessons from the experiences of Indira Gandhi and remember that the one-man band attitude that worked so well for him in the past is not the way......

Are special perks for VIPs in India justified?

The race for VIP perks has pernicious consequences and is undermining the elite's authority, says Devesh Kapur. Edward Said once wrote a short piece examining people in positions of power and......

Increase in excise duty to impact margins on tyres

Surprisingly, Union Budget 2012/13 has answered the un-enquired perks for the tyre industry. According to the industry Apex association ATMA, domestic Tyre industry doesn't manufacture certain type......

AI employees will get salaries soon: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday promised that wages and appropriate perks would be paid to Air India employees at the earliest after the financial problems of the ailing carrier found a......

Jet rolls back salary cut, perks to be restored

Jet Airways, India's biggest airline in terms of the number of passengers carried, has decided to roll back the salary cut of its over 10,000 employees completely from this month. A rollback of......

Shocker! Pay tax on perks, now

Employees will now have to pay taxes on perquisites given to them by their employers as the Central Board of Direct Taxes has notified the much-awaited rules for valuation of the benefits. With......

'I get a lot of perks for being 'Mrs Ram Kapoor''

After gaining fame as Tulsi in the popular television serial Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Gautami Kapoor took a long break from television. She made a comeback with Zee TV’s new show,......

Was SRK a zordaar host in Zor Ka Jhatka?

Being one of the most communicative celebrities has its perks. Shah Rukh Khan makes use of his natural talent to yak a dozen as the charismatic host of Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout. Buzz is he's......

Bollywood's YUMMIEST foodie moments!

For the love of films... and larger-than-life food! What's it about the celluloid that makes everything including food so larger-than-life? Remember when Juliette Binoche concocts a gooey blend of......

Kick Review: Nawaz steals Salman's thunder

Despite four screenplay writers' and Salman Khan's best efforts, Kick fails to impress, says Sukanya Verma. Never heard a filmmaker say 'Anyone can direct' in the vein of Chef Gusteau's......

Review: Lootera is an absolute masterpiece

Lootera is a gorgeous, gorgeous film, one that uses its period setting affectionately, with loving detail, and not exploitatively, as our cinema is wont to do, writes Raja Sen. "Once upon a......

PCB to pay Saqlain Rs 1 million per month to coach Ajmal

Former Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq will be paid a whopping Rupees One million per month for helping the suspended Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal to undergo correctove measures in his......

Sensational Anderson powers Mumbai Indians to IPL play-offs

New Zealand’s power-hitter Corey Anderson conjured up an astonishing 95-run knock under tremendous pressure to single-handedly power Mumbai Indians to the play-offs of the Indian Premier......

Defiant Srinivasan all set for third term despite SC directives

Unruffled by the Supreme Court order prohibiting him from taking charge and braving scathing criticism he has encountered on issues of propriety, a defiant N Srinivasan is certain to be elected......

Patel plays a lot like Sehwag: Ponting

Australia skipper Ricky Ponting was impressed with Hiral Patel's blazing 45-ball 54-run innings and compared the Canada opener with Indian swashbuckler Virender Sehwag. - Scorecard Images "He......

Ireland ready for Bangladesh challenge

Dismissing Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan's suggestion that Ireland will struggle on the spin-friendly conditions in Dhaka, Irish skipper William Porterfield insisted that his team is well......

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Mr Pedro
Q. is it necessary to do business course like MBA to make millions of rupees?
Mr Pedro:  A.  more

Poor Indian
Q. Is India Independent at all ? Common People are still doing Gulami of corrupt Govt and corrupt Rich ?
Poor Indian:  A. to make millions there are many businesses ; but if you are an MBA from a very renowned institution with flying colours, you can surely earn a good...... more

jawed mukhtar
Q. being elder among siblings means a lot of sacrifices .......agreed ???
Jawed Mukhtar:  A. Not all govt staff r corrupt.But they have perks which looks like gulami.That is the advantage of being govt servant.But still we need not be their...... more

dharamender  nebhnani
Q. RBI set to cut rates on monday: how much will this rate cut help to boost our economy..would they lead us to being a developed nation soon?
Dharamender Nebhnani:  A. not really .... the eldest kid also knows that s/he enjoy's the perks as well ;-)Moreover, it feels good as one takes it as more of a responsibility than sacrifice. more

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Manchester United and Arsenal would have perked their ears up just that little bit more after Mats Hummels lambasted Borussia Dortmund for their... ...
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Thanks to its famously easy-going culture and fabulous perks, Facebook is one of the most in-demand places to work -- and getting a job there is no... ...
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