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Customs Baggage Limit/Rules Relaxed Further to Rs.20 Lakh

Central Board of Excise and Customs has revised the upper limit for arrest and prosecution from rs.5 Lakh to Rs.20 lakh in cases of outright smuggling or mis-declaration of baggage, bringing relief to celebrities who are either arrested or prosecuted last year including Ranbir Kapoor and others at the airports. Persons involved in serious offences of tax evasion are liable ...

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High Arsenic Found in US Red Wines, Health Risk Not Ruled Out

A team from the University of Washington found that out of 65 wines produced from America’s top four wine-producing states — California, Washington, New York and Oregon — all but one have arsenic levels far exceeding the limit permitted. The US Environmental Protection Agency allows drinking water to contain no more than 10 parts per billion (ppb) of arsenic but ...

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Agri Ministry limits neem coated urea production

In order to increase nitrogen-use efficiency, government has included neem coated urea, a slow release fertilizer, in the Fertilizer (Control) Order, 1985., limiting its production. Nitrogen-use efficiency in respect of plain urea ranges between 30-35% and the balance nitrogen is lost to leaching. Neem acts as a nitrification inhibitor and its coating over urea minimizes loss due to leaching by ...

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