Workers with Brazilian mining company Vale were eating lunch Friday afternoon when the dam collapsed, unleashing a sea of reddish-brown mud that knocked over and buried several structures of the company and surrounding areas.
While calculating tax liability, exempt incomes are the first components that get reduced from your salary or other income. You can claim a deduction by making investments in specified products or by incurring certain expenses under different income tax sections.
The leading supplier of network switching gear for phone companies, Huawei Technologies Ltd. is spending heavily to develop its own chips, an area where the US dominates. It is maneuvering to gain a competitive edge and sidestep U.S. complaints it is a security risk.
India has launched the world's lightest satellite ever to be put into orbit. Weighing 1.26kg (2.6lb), the Kalamsat V2 has been made by students belonging to a space education firm. It will help ham radio operators and inspire school children to become the scientists and engineers of the future, India's space agency ISRO says.
The hidden costs of the government shutdown, from small business loans to alcohol labels. Airport lines are long, national parks are being vandalized are signs of the 34 day partial government shutdown. Nine federal departments are closed, hundreds of government operations have been scaled back or stopped altogether.
In a White House meeting with patients and doctors, President Trump instructed administration officials to investigate how to prevent unexpected medical bills, broadening his focus on drug prices to include other issues of price transparency in health care.