Kerala Govt’s Startup Accelerator Workshop: Launch Pad

Topics covered include legal aspects of business, idea generation, project report preparation, sales and marketing strategies, securing financial assistance from banks, understanding GST, necessary business licenses, and insights from successful entrepreneurs.

ITR functionalities enabled on the e-filing portal 

The ITR functionalities i.e. ITR-1, ITR-2 and ITR-4, commonly used by taxpayers are available on the e-filing portal from 1st April, 2024 onwards for taxpayers to file their Returns. Companies will also be able to file their ITRs through ITR-6 from April 1 onwards.

FSSAI To Upskill Food Handlers in Government Offices

FSSAI has begun training food handlers at State/UT Bhawans (guest houses) and canteens in government office buildings. This training covers vital aspects like food safety regulations, hygiene practices, allergen management, and food handling procedures.

NBEMS Announces Schedule for Upcoming Medical Exams

The National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences (NBEMS) has released a revised schedule for their upcoming medical examinations in 2024. These dates are tentative and subject to change. Candidates are advised to refer to the official NBEMS website for the latest updates and confirmation of exact exam dates.

Strengthening Private Medical Device Testing Facilities in India

CDSCO has issued a public notice issued inviting applications from existing private labs to register for testing specific medical devices. These tests include physical, chemical, microbiological, mechanical, and electrical examinations. Interested private labs can submit applications in Form MD-39, along with the requisite fees.