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I used to hold a credit card from SBI and had to take the tough decision of cancelling it as there would always be a problem in the statements from them. In fact, getting through to their call-centre is almost like attaining nirvana. I took a letter from them saying that there are no dues pending in August 2007, but even today I keep getting their statements telling me that there are unpaid...
I refer to “Harassed by Tax Authorities” by Sucheta Dalal (MoneyLIFE, 22nd May). Strange are the ways of Service Tax Department, Delhi, and the finance minister must know how small service-providers, who are out of the ambit of Service Tax and wish to surrender their registration certificate, are being harassed by the receiving clerk at the Service Tax Department. He refused to accept it for...
Refer to “The IPL Circus” (MoneyLIFE, 22nd May). First the Bollywood stars slapped Indian cricket by auction of cricketers and now Harbhajan slapped Sreesanth - so there is nothing new! Yes, the mega opening of the IPL match at Bangaluru by parading half-nude girls as cheer-leaders during a match has made a tamasha of serious cricket. A sport is not only about entertainment but also involves...