The finance ministry decides to offer no major tax sops and slaps surcharge on the super rich in its anual Budget of 2013-14. It also spells out bad news for lovers of SUVs, imported cars, mobikes and fine dinings by imposing more tax on these items. Liam Hemsworth cheating fiancee Miley Cyrus? Well, the rumour mills have it that way. And bollywood hottie Priyanka Chopra graces the cover page of Vogue India, looking stunning and half her age. Here are some of the most read stories on hindustantimes.com.
Budget 2013: Chidambaram offers no major tax sops, slaps surchage on super-rich
The government unveiled new taxes on the rich and large companies on Thursday to fund higher-than-expected spending for the next fiscal year, in a budget that aimed to revive growth amid the country's worst slowdown in a decade ahead of a 2014 election. Read more
Liam Hemsworth cheating on fiancée Miley Cyrus?
Rumour has it that singer Miley Cyrus's fiance Liam Hemsworth has been cheating on her with January Jones. Read more
HOT! HOT! HOT! Priyanka Chopra sparkles Vogue cover
Bollywood actress and singer Priyanka Chopra looks chic in black and white hotpants and a bustier on the cover page of Vogue India for March issue. The 30-year-old looks half her age... Read more
SUVs, imported cars, mobiles, eating out to cost more
Sports utility vehicles, imported cars and motorcycles, high-end mobile phones, eating out at air-conditioned restaurants and cigarettes will become costlier with Finance Minister P Chidambaram deciding to impose higher taxes on these items. Read more