Sunday, July 28, 2013

Start Menu for Windows 8 : Free Software

Start Menu 8 is specially designed for Windows 8. It offers a perfect solution for users who work with Windows Start Menu all the time and are not accustomed to the new Metro start screen in Windows 8. This smart tool brings back both the start button and Windows Start Menu, and offers the option to skip Metro start page, allowing users who only work on desktop to boot to Windows 8 desktop directly. It's the best start menu replacement for Windows 8.

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Thursday, July 25, 2013

Parliamentary Dictionary : SANSADIYA SHABDAVALI : संसदीय शब्दावली

केवल कार्यालय उपयोग हेतु For Official Use Only


( Parliamentary Dictionary)

More frequently used terms and phrases in the preparation of the Hindi Version of Debates, Questions, Synopsis, Parliamentary Bulletins, List of Business and Amendments etc.

संसदीय शब्दावली

वाद-विवाद, प्रश्नों, सारांश, संसदीय समाचार, कार्यावलि और संशोधनों इत्यादि का हिन्दी रूपान्तर तैयार करने में बहुधा प्रयोग में आनेवाली पदावलियों और अभिव्यक्तियों के हिन्दी समानार्थक शब्द

English  - Hindi
अंग्रेजी - हिन्दी
by Rajya Sabha Secretariat, New Delhi
राज्य सभा सचिवालय, नई दिल्ली
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Sunday, July 21, 2013

Utility to Print Income Tax Challan with Barcoded PAN / TAN Number and other details

  • This is a free utility for taxpayers.
  • The software can be downloaded and installed on your computer for repeated/multiple use.
  • Once installed you may use this utility to print challans with PAN and other details. The Barcode of PAN will be printed automatically.
  • Kindly note that correct quoting of PAN on the challan will help you to get correct credit of the amount of tax you pay through the challan.
  • We urge you to check the correctness of your PAN by using the "know your PAN" facility available on INCOME TAX INDIA SITE.
  • Below are the details of the system requirements for installing this utility on your PC.

Free Softwares for 3D design, engineering and entertainment.

Government of Maharashtra's Directorate of Vocational Educational and Training provides free software for 3D Design, Engineering and entertainment with the help of Autodesk, Inc.,. Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D Design, enginnering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries, including the last 17Academy Award winners for Best Visual Effects use Autodesk software to design, visualize and simulate their ideas. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art software for global markets.

How to file tax returns electronically

Most of us might have experienced hardships in manual preparation and verification of returns, visiting the tax office, identifying the jurisdiction and spending time in long queues when filing the returns in paper form. On the contrary, e-filing is really a boon, as the benefits range from avoiding long queues to file returns to quick processing of the tax returns to speedy refunds. But the catch is that you need to focus on a few things while filing the tax return electronically. Otherwise, you will end up wasting time with added woe to set things right later on. Here is a guide to e-filing returns through the Income-Tax Department’s Web site.

Saturday, July 20, 2013

Australia Post Digital Mailbox

Australia Post going to release new service “Australia Post Digital Mailbox”.
By using it, you can be first to claim your username, connect to the selected service providers, start receiving some of your mail digitally and begin storing your important documents online. Plus, you can suggest other service
Your available service providers will send your bills, statements and letters in digital format directly to your digital mailbox. You can access your mail anywhere, anytime, via any device with an internet connection. Receive mail and pay bills from selected providers, schedule payments and securely store important documents online, in one place, with one password.
With Australia Post Digital Mailbox, you will have more time to focus on the things you like.

Monday, July 15, 2013

Huge collection of Free Microsoft eBooks for you

Eric Ligman, Microsoft Sales Excellence Program Manager, has written an awesome posting in which he listed a huge collection of new collection of absolutely FREE Microsoft eBooks and Resource Kits on a variety of topics, including: Office, Office 365, SharePoint, SQL Server, System Center, Visual Studio, Web Development, Windows, Windows Azure, and Windows Server.

He appeal to all the reader that 'please let your friends, family, colleagues, or anyone else that you think would benefit from these know that they are available here and to come download the ones they are interested in. I’d love to give away another 1,000,000 free eBooks again this round, so spread the word and please enjoy these resources from Microsoft to you.

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Sunday, July 14, 2013

Curtains for 163-year-old telegram service

The 163-year old telegram service in the country - the harbinger of good and bad news for generations of Indians - is dead.

Once the fastest means of communication for millions of people, the humble telegram was today buried without any requiem but for the promise of preserving the last telegram as a museum piece.

I need to use my Digital Certificate from a different machine. Is this possible?

Yes. You can easily transfer your Digital Certificate from one machine to another. The process is called 'Certificate Export / Import'.

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Guidelines on Air Travel on Official Tours / Leave Travel Concession (LTC) – reg. ( inclusion of IRCTC as an authorized for the purpose of booking air tickets on Government Account.)

Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
North Block. New Delhi
Dated the 9th July, 2013

Monday, July 8, 2013


  • Guard Yourself against Phishing.
  • Change your password on regular basis as per the password policy.
  • Do not share your password with anyone.
  • Always remember to sign out properly after using your mail account.
  • Do not save or remember your password anywhere.
  • Use Anti-Virus software & update it on regular basis.
  • Update the operating system and application patches.
  • Use automatic reply only when needed.
  • Never open / respond any mail / attachment from unknown sender.
  • Never subscribe your email ID on unsafe locations (over internet).

Sunday, July 7, 2013

Prepare and Submit ITR 1 ( Income Tax form for Individual ) Form Online

Steps to file your ITR-1 online -

  1. Register on e-Filing website using your PAN
  2. LOGIN to the portal.
  3. GO TO e-File - Income Tax Return - Prepare and Submit Online