Will banks offering repo-linked rates impact NBFCs and HFCs?

The RBI has mandated banks to link their lending rates to an external benchmark like the repo rate to ensure faster transmission of policy rate changes to customers. .Nilanjana Chakraborty asks experts how partial implementation will impact these companies and their customers, and whether it will lead to new borrowers naturally gravitating towards banks now Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of…

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How Netflix’s Unbelievable turns a true story about rape into challenging, must-watch TV

Kaitlyn Dever stars as Marie, a young woman who was raped, who found the police didn’t believe her story. | Netflix I thought this series was going to be another horrific, exploitative TV show about sexual assault. Then I watched it. Every week, we pick a new episode of the week. It could be good. It could be bad. It will always be interesting. You can read the archives here. The episode of the week for September…

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Kamala Harris and Julian Castro are calling for Brett Kavanaugh’s impeachment

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh listens to a discussion between Economic Club President David Rubenstein and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver. | Zach Gibson/Getty Images The Supreme Court Justice faces a new sexual misconduct allegation. A new sexual misconduct allegation has surfaced against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh — and some 2020 Democratic presidential candidates are now once again launching calls for his impeachment. Sen. Kamala Harris, a member of the Judiciary Committee that oversaw…

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Salary received abroad by ‘resident and ordinary resident’ is taxable in India

You may evaluate claiming foreign tax credits under the India-US Double Tax Avoidance Agreement, for the taxes, if any, paid in the US on the salary received during the assignment, subject to satisfaction of conditions Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of India’s leading business and financial dailies Powered by WPeMatico

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Impeaching a Supreme Court justice, explained

Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh waits in the Capitol Rotunda for the arrival of George H.W. Bush’s body in December 2018. | Jabin Botsford-Pool/Getty Images It works just like impeaching a president. Now that two New York Times reporters have extensively corroborated a key sexual assault accusation against Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh, and surfaced another previously unreported accusation of sexual assault against him, a big question looms: Can a Supreme Court justice be impeached?…

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A year after his confirmation hearing, Brett Kavanaugh faces a new sexual misconduct allegation

Protesters demonstrate against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh at the US Capitol in October 2018. | Roberto Schmidt/AFP/Getty Images The Supreme Court justice faces a new allegation, and fresh corroboration of an old one. A new allegation of sexual misconduct has been levied against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh by journalists investigating the accusations that roiled his confirmation hearings last fall. The New York Times details new corroborations of an allegation of sexual misconduct brought…

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