Monday, 29 February 2016

Highlights of Indian Budget 2016-17

Government Annual Budget 2016-17

In case you missed the Budget, here's a round-up.
Affirming that the economy is right on track, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget for 2016-17. Citing that the CPI inflation has come down to 5.4% from 9 plus, he said it is huge relief for the public.
Infrastructure and agriculture cess to be levied.
Excise duty raised from 10 to 15 per cent on tobacco products other than beedis
1 per cent service charge on purchase of luxury cars over Rs. 10 lakh and in-cash purchase of goods and services over Rs. 2 lakh.
SUVs, Luxury cars to be more expensive. 4% high capacity tax for SUVs.
Companies with revenue less than Rs 5 crore to be taxed at 29% plus surcharge
Limited tax compliance window from Jun 1 - Sep 30 for declaring undisclosed income at 45% incl. surcharge and penalties
Excise 1 per cent imposed on articles of jewellery, excluding silver.
0.5 per cent Krishi Kalyan Cess to be levied on all services.
Pollution cess of 1 per cent on small petrol, LPG and CNG cars; 2.5 per cent on diesel cars of certain specifications; 4 per cent on higher-end models.
Dividend in excess of Rs. 10 lakh per annum to be taxed at additional 10 per cent.
Personal Finance
No changes have been made to existing income tax slabs
Rs 1,000 crore allocated for new EPF (Employees' Provident Fund) scheme
Govt. will pay EPF contribution of 8.33% for all new employees for first three years
Deduction for rent paid will be raised from Rs 20,000 to Rs 60,000 to benefit those living in rented houses.
Additional exemption of Rs. 50,000 for housing loans up to Rs. 35 lakh, provided cost of house is not above Rs. 50 lakh.
Service tax exempted for housing construction of houses less than 60 sq. m
15 per cent surcharge on income above Rs. 1 crore
Rs. 38,500 crore for Mahtma Gandhi MGNREGA for 2016-17
Swacch Bharat Abhiyan allocated Rs.9,500 crores.
Hub to support SC/ST entrpreneurs
Government is launching a new initiative to provide cooking gas to BPL families with state support.
LPG connections to be provided under the name of women members of family: Rs 2000 crore allocated for 5 years for BPL families.
2.87 lakh crore grants to gram panchayats and municipalities - a quantum jump of 228%.
300 urban clusters to be set up under Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission
Four schemes for animal welfare.
2.2 lakh renal patients added every year in India. Basic dialysis equipment gets some relief.
A new health protection scheme for health cover upto 1 lakh per family.
National Dialysis Service Prog with funds thru PPP mode to provide dialysis at all district hospitals.
Senior citizens will get additional healthcare cover of Rs 30,000 under the new scheme
PM Jan Aushadhi Yojana to be strengthened, 300 generic drug store to be opened
Scheme to get Rs.500 cr for promoting entrepreneurship among SC/ST
10 public and 10 private educational institutions to be made world-class.
Digital repository for all school leaving certificates and diplomas. Rs. 1,000 crore for higher education financing.
Rs. 1,700 crore for 1500 multi-skill development centres.
62 new navodaya vidyalayas to provide quality education
Digital literacy scheme to be launched to cover 6 crore additional rural households
Entrepreneurship training to be provided across schools, colleges and massive online courses.
Objective to skill 1 crore youth in the next 3 years under the PM Kaushal Vikas Yojna-FM Jaitley
National Skill Development Mission has imparted training to 76 lakh youth. 1500 Multi-skill training institutes to be set up.
Rs. 3000 crore earmarked for nuclear power generation
Govt drawing comprehensive plan to be implemented in next 15-20 years for exploiting nuclear energy
Govt to provide incentive for deepwater gas exploration
Deepwater gas new disc to get calibrated market freedom, pre-determined ceiling price based on landed price of alternate fuels.
Investments and infrastructure
Rs. 27,000 crore to be spent on roadways
65 eligible habitats to be connected via 2.23 lakh kms of road. Current construction pace is 100 kms/day
Shops to be given option to remain open all seven days in a week across markets.
Rs. 55,000 crore for roads and highways. Total allocation for road construction, including PMGSY, - Rs 97,000 crore
India's highest-ever production of motor vehicles was recorded in 2015
Total outlay for infrastructure in Budget 2016 now stands at Rs. 2,21,246 crore
New greenfield ports to be developed on east and west coasts
Revival of underserved airports. Centre to Partner with States to revive small airports for regional connectivity
100 per cent FDI in marketing of food products produced and marketed in India
Dept. of Disinvestment to be renamed as Dept. of Investment and Public Asset Management
Govt will amend Motor Vehicle Act in passenger vehicle segment to allow innovation.
MAT will be applicable for startups that qualify for 100 per cent tax exemption
Direct tax proposals result in revenue loss of Rs.1060 crore, indirect tax proposals result in gain of Rs.20,670 crore
Total allocation for agriculture and farmer welfare at Rs 35984 crores
28.5 lakh heactares of land wil be brought under irrigation.
5 lakh acres to be brought under organic farming over a three year period
Rs 60,000 crore for recharging of ground water recharging as there is urgent need to focus on drought hit areas cluster development for water conservation.
Dedicated irrigation fund in NABARD of Rs.20.000 cr
Nominal premium and highest ever compensation in case of crop loss under the PM Fasal Bima Yojna.
Banks get a big boost: Rs 25,000 crore towards recapitalisation of public sector banks. Jaitley says: Banking Board Bureau will be operationalised, we stand solidly behind public sector banks.
Target of disbursement under MUDRA increased to 1,80,000 crore
Process of transfer of government stake in IDBI Bank below 50% started
General Insurance companies will be listed in the stock exchange
Govt to increase ATMs, micro-ATMs in post offices in next three years

Most handsome Bollywood actors

Most handsome Bollywood actors:

Bollywood has long provided film fans with an abundance of hunks who have successfully melted the hearts of women everywhere. The source of some of the sexiest men in India, and in the world, the Bollywood red carpet is the place to go if you’re seeking a pair of eyes or chiselled frame that’ll make you go weak at the knees.
Billionaires has searched through the industry’s latest films to create a list of the men who are set to be the hottest in Bollywood this year.


Tall, dark and handsome, Randeep is a regular on Bollywood’s hot lists since he stole the hearts of the industry’s fans with his critically acclaimed role in D in 2005.
After a number of smaller projects, Randeep shot to stardom following his acclaimed role in Once Upon a Time in Mumbai in 2010, which transported him into the world of Bollywood elite. Now almost 40, Randeep still possesses the same smouldering looks that have helped him win so many top roles, and it doesn’t look like he’ll be passing on his torch anytime soon.


Image: India-FM

Arjun Rampal has certainly made a name for himself in India. Not only is he one of the most recognised Bollywood actors in the industry, but he has also risen to fame as a producer, model and television host, making him one of India’s most successful names.
Unfortunately for the ladies, this striking star is married to the beautiful Miss India Mehr Jesia, but this hasn’t stopped him being voted as Times of India’s Most Desirable Man.


Although one of the oldest in the list, Saif Ali Khan has never lost the refined sex appeal that won him so many of his devoted fans. After his first success in 1994 film Main Khiladi Tu Anaru, Saif has gone on to become one of the biggest names in Bollywood, receiving several awards including a National Film Award and six Filmfare Awards. This talented hunk has even earned himself success with his own film company Illuminati Films, which won praise from critics following the release of its first film Love Aaj Kal.


John Abraham has long been a Bollywood sex symbol, known by many for his impressive physique and enchanting eyes. John made his film debut in 2003 in Jism and has since gone on to star in a number of hit movies including Dhom, Zinda and Madras Café, released in 2013. Despite his busy schedule, he has also made time to complete some modelling work on the side, a decision for which his huge fanbase is truly grateful.


Not only is Salman Khan one of the highest paid actors in Bollywood, but he is also a successful and well-known actor across the globe. Salman’s first leading role was in one of India’s most successful films, Maine Pyar Kiya, and he has gone on to dominate the country’s film industry, becoming an inspiration for many young Bollywood actors as they embark upon their careers.
Salman has also used his charm and rugged good looks to take over television, and has commanded a number of top presenting roles since he rose to fame.


Imran Khan has played leading roles in some of the most successful Bollywood films ever made. With a star-studded family featuring the likes of Aamir Khan, Imran was able to make his film debut while still a child, featuring in such films as 1988’s Qayamat Se Quayamat Tak and 1992’s Jo Jeeta Wohi.
Not just a pretty face, Imran has also been labelled one of the most stylish men in Bollywood, making him quite the full package.


After successfully passing his audition for one of the most commercially successful Bollywood films ever made, Band Baaja Baraat, Ranveer Singh Bhavnani shot to fame and earned himself a Film Fair award for Best Male Debut.
Since his rise to the Bollywood elite, Ranveer has enjoyed a number of varied roles in some of the industry’s best-received films including classic romantic tragedy Golivon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela.


Mumbai-born actor Rahul Khanna began his career as a presenter on MTV Asia in 1994 before moving over to acting a few years later. He made his Bollywood debut alongside seasoned professional Aamir Khan in 1998 Earth and since then he has grown a large fan based of his own.
Now an award-winning star, flawless Rahul has been the face for a number of international brands including Toyota, Audi and Johnnie Walker.


Well known in the world of Bollywood, this 36-year-old hunk shot to fame in 2006 when he won a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor in Rang De Basanti. Since then he has stolen the hearts of women everywhere with his performances in 2008 film Welcome to Sanjjanpur, 2011’s Don 2, and 2013 hit Doga.
Not only that, but this Bollywood hottie also has an impressive list of hobbies, including flying and rally driving.


Hrithik shot to Bollywood stardom in 2000 film Kaho na Pyar Hai and has since earned himself elite status in the acting world thanks to his versatility and vast portfolio of awards. Not only is this eye-catching star the hottest man in Bollywood, but his is also one of the highest paid and most respected actors in the industry. Hrithik has even won the hearts of women across the globe with his impressive stage performances and a voice that’s left many a fan weak at the knees.

Hottest Indian girls

Most hottest women/girls of India:

1VoteEMegan Fox
She is Real Beauty on EARTH. 
I preferred She is #1 Hottest Women in the World and She has every thing every thing is so so so so PERFECT look at my eyes
I Really Like Her
I Really L O V E Her
Megan Fox is HOTTER THAN ANY OF THESE... I don't EVEN KNOW WHAT TO CALL THEM! Well except maybe Jessica Alba but still not as hot! -RichKid24M+92
The One And Only Beauty Of HollywoodMnew
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2VoteEJessica Alba
I just Googled Sarah Brightman and Amy Lee to see how anyone could actually be above Jessica Alba and I about laughed my ass off.M+317
She's the hottest, no doubt, the two above are just nothing in comparison with Alba 
Jessica alba you are very hot and so sexy and so beautiful I love youM+134
Yeh wanna bangMnew
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3VoteEScarlett Johansson
Scarlett is bringing classic sexy back. Amazing actress, too, by the way.M+86
Have you seen the b***s on that chick? The face is great too. Two words: Iron Man - or is that one - Ironman?M+55
She is hotness personified. Just one look at her and your heart melts.M+48
Scarlett Johansson is the definition of sexyMnew
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4VoteEMila Kunis
So damn hot. Shes number 1 on my wish list. After black swan I think I fell in love a little bit with those gorgeous yes. And I'm a girl.M+77
She's just too ADORABLE for words. No one else can match her smokin' far-apart saucer-shaped EYES. Ukraine girls really knock me out, indeed!M+47
Funny, sexy, feisty! Fell in love with her on the That 70s showM+41
So sexy look at those eyes she like saying hi want go out? The man going to say yes!Mnew
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5VoteEAngelina Jolie
Hotness doesn't necessarily express outer attractiveness (although she is the best in that department too), she is so sophisticated, so natural, so nimble, so glowing, so outstanding, that No ONE can compare to her. Love from LebanonM+206
According to me angelina jolie should be on the 1st position because being on age of 50 she look damn stunning, hot, gorgeous with sexy body figure... Also she has juicy lipsM+118
So mysterious, so unique, so beautiful, she steals any scene she is in... And many hearts too. - heatherM+115
As better As Old WineMnew
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6VoteESelena Gomez
Selena gomez is talented beautiful cute pretty and come on she should be first placeM+72
She is so hot. She should be number one. Why did people not vote for her. She should not be dating justin bieber. She could do so much betterM+42
The most attractive woman that I've seen plus I'd tap herM+40
Selena Gomez is the hottest celebrity.Mnew
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Shakira's thighs is the best thing that has ever happened to the world! They are extremely sexy, no, they are more than that, they are perfect! More than perfect!M+124
Have you seen her! The rest of the trash on this page can't even come close! She's like a goddessM+67
Shakira is the best here!
What? Sarah Brightman is #1 - are you crazy people? - Irina2932M+66
He is perfectly awesomeMnew
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8VoteEKate Upton
She's the hottest girl I've eveer seen!
She's got an amazing ass and THE perfect tits. Her hair is also very nice. All that and she's only 19!M+41
Did you see her in the bikini? She should be number one cause she's the only one with the guts to do that. I don't really see the celebrities doing any of that on YouTube.M+18
Oh my god how on earth is kate so far down on this list she is the finest woman I've ever seen seriously you guys need some help if the words hotter than kate upton ever come out your mouth. She is an angel straight from heaven if you can't see that jump in your car right now and head to the emergency room because you probably got a tumor growing on your brain.M+4
That phat ass though.Mnew
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9VoteEAngel Locsin
So sexy, search her in the web so that you can say that she is truly SEXYM+1222
Versatile woman... She's an extraordinary lady that can do all modes of acting in her generation... A total package of true Filipina character... Beautiful inside and out, No wonder that she belong to the top one hundred.M+1008
Stunningly gorgeous a woman that redefines beauty inside and out.. Talented, simple, her eyes that will put you in the other world where beauty stand out with class and sophistication. You may not know her, but try to take a glimpse of her photo shoots and you'll end up mesmerizingM+707
The Philippines had such hot womenMnew
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10VoteEKaty Perry
Katy Perry is so beautiful that I sometimes watch her music videos (muted cause I can't stand the lyrics) just to see her dance and smile at the camera... She's more or less an ideal female prototype, so genetically perfect that she looks like she might be an alien herself.M+82
Shes all natural has a beautiful face and is real! -. - why isn't she in the top five? Support herM+50
She's alluring and stunning in every way. A colorful -sweet lady in any man eyes. She's totally amazing. She's sweet ans spicyM+48
I love Katy Perry's music but she's not to prettyMnew
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