Posts Tagged “property”

Two years after MCG discovered property tax fraud, police are yet to submit report

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Two years after MCG discovered property tax fraud, police are yet to submit report

MCG officials on Saturday said that the Gurugram police are yet to complete their probe and, as such, no action has been taken in the matter. (HT image) Even two years after it was discovered that two employees of the Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) had allegedly changed the property type of 95 commercial properties…

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Why you shouldn’t rush to buy property in J&K

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Why you shouldn’t rush to buy property in J&K

Now that Article 35A, a law that debarred non-residents of Jammu and Kashmir from buying properties in the erstwhile state, has been revoked, people from other states can own immovable property in the newly carved Union territory. However, there’s not much clarity on how the move will pan out for investors. Two days after Article…

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Property tax: Mumbai’s flat owners, not buildings, to be taxed from now

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Property tax: Mumbai’s flat owners, not buildings, to be taxed from now

The city administration has decided to collect property tax from individual flats rather than entire buildings in a move anticipated to both hold the individual flat owner more accountable as well as facilitate the tax payment for Mumbaikars. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s policy decision has been taken under section 155 of the Mumbai Municipal Corporation…

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Kashmir Article 370: Women cheer equal property rights

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Kashmir Article 370: Women cheer equal property rights

Bias ends against women who marry outsiders. Women in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) can now buy real estate and transfer property to children, even if they get married to a non-resident as Article 35A has automatically become void with the scrapping of Article 370. Article 35A gives the J&K government the right to decide who…

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Article 370 revoked: J&K’s depressed property prices will shoot up 50%; locals to gain

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Article 370 revoked: J&K’s depressed property prices will shoot up 50%; locals to gain

The depressed property prices in Jammu and Kashmir will shoot up by up to 50 per cent because of the opening up of the realty market after the government’s decision to revoke Article 370. In Srinagar’s prime Pantha Chowk area, houses can be bought for as low as Rs 2,300 per sq ft. Besides local…

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75-year-old former journalist ill-treated by son, wills property to govt

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75-year-old former journalist ill-treated by son, wills property to govt

Distressed over the treatment meted out to him by his family, a 75-year-old former journalist, who lives in Muraripur village of Dasrathpur block, decided to name the state government as his property’s beneficiary. Former journalist Khetramohan Mishra has also expressed his wish that an old-age home to be built over his land. He has taken…

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Siddhartha saga: Property attachment is by no means tax terrorism

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Siddhartha saga: Property attachment is by no means tax terrorism

S Murlidharan In his yet-to-be authenticated letter to his staff, which many call his dying declaration, V G Siddhartha, the founder of Café Coffee Day (CCD), says among other things that he was constantly being pressured by a private equity player to buy back shares; and that he was hamstrung by the provisional attachment of…

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No Property Right To Son Who Beats Parents: Gujarat HC [Read Order]

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No Property Right To Son Who Beats Parents: Gujarat HC [Read Order]

The Gujarat High Court has refused to grant any relief to an ungrateful son, who claimed right in her mother’s property, a bungalow at Vadodra after he was excluded by the mother in her ‘Will’ as he would beat the parents. Justice Paresh Upadhyaya while turning down the appeal filed by Jayeshbhai Patel who had…

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NIA Attaches J&K Separatist Leader Asiya Andrabi’s Property Over Pushing Terror Activities

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NIA Attaches J&K Separatist Leader Asiya Andrabi’s Property Over Pushing Terror Activities

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) attached women’s separatist group ‘Dukhtaran-e-Millat’ leader Asiya Andrabi’s property under the provisions of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for supporting terror activities on Wednesday. Superintendent of Police Vikas Katheria who is the chief investigating officer in a terror funding case attached Andradi’s Srinagar house after getting approval from the Director General…

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J.D. Scott: 5 Things To Know About ‘Property Brothers’ Sibling Who Revealed Battle With Scary Illness

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J.D. Scott: 5 Things To Know About ‘Property Brothers’ Sibling Who Revealed Battle With Scary Illness

‘Property Brothers’ stars Jonathan and Drew Scott’s older sibling J.D. just revealed his 14 month battle with a debilitating illness. We have five things to know about the HGTV star. On July 10, J.D. Scott — the older brother of Property Brothers twins Jonathan and Drew Scott — revealed in a nearly half hour video that he’s been battling a severe mystery illness. “I’ve…

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NIA attaches property of J-K separatist leader Asiya Andrabi

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NIA attaches property of J-K separatist leader Asiya Andrabi

SRINAGAR: he National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday attached property of Asiya Andrabi, chief of women’s separatist group, ‘Dukhtaran-e-Milat’ (Daughters of Faith). Vikas Katharia, Superintendent of Police, in his capacity as the chief investigator of the terror funding case, has obtained the approval of the Director General of Police (DGP), Jammu and Kashmir to attach…

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Budget 2019: TDS to now be paid on parking charges, maintenance fees while purchasing property

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Budget 2019: TDS to now be paid on parking charges, maintenance fees while purchasing property

Budget 2019 has proposed that car parking fees, club membership charges, maintenance fees and water charges be clubbed with the cost of the property while determining the amount of tax that the homebuyer is expected to pay at the time of property purchase. This is what the Budget memorandum says: “Section 194-IA of the Act…

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Elderly couple accuse son, daughter-in-law of mental torture over property; Ghaziabad DM resolves issue

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Elderly couple accuse son, daughter-in-law of mental torture over property; Ghaziabad DM resolves issue

District Magistrate of Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh has resolved the issue where a Ghaziabad-based elderly couple uploaded a video online claiming torture by their son and daughter-in-law over the property. The man was identified as 68-year-old Inderjit Grover, a heart patient and his Pushpa Grover are the residents of MM Road  |  Photo Credit: ANI Ghaziabad: After…

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Ranchi: Elephants damage property; kill woman, year-old daughter

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Ranchi: Elephants damage property; kill woman, year-old daughter

A woman and her year-old daughter were killed after rampaging elephants destroyed their mud house early on Wednesday in Jharkhand’s Hazaribagh district, police said. A herd of elephants entered Uppada village on Tuesday night and started damaging property. Villagers alleged that Forest officials were informed about it but they did not help them. On Wednesday…

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