Did you check if you have completed your ITR-V Process?

How to get a copy of the ITR-V?
Logon to https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in with user id and Password & Go to “My Account” tab.
From the drop down box, select “e-filed Return/ Forms”.
Select the Acknowledgement Number for the Assessment year for which you need to send the ITR-V.
Click on the “ITR-V/Acknowledgment” to download the ITR-V.
Points to be considered before submitting the ITR-V
Use only A4 size white paper to take the print of the ITR-V.
Poor quality of ITR-V print will result in rejection at CPC since the barcode and other details including PAN etc will not be legible.
The ITR-V should be in original and not photocopy.
Remember to sign the ITR-V (preferably in blue ink) before sending by ordinary post or Speed post to CPC.
Where to send the ITR-V?
The ITR-V Verification form should be sent by ORDINARY POST or SPEEDPOST to the address below within 120 days of date of uploading the e-return.

Centralized Processing Center (CPC), Income Tax Department,Post Bag No-1, Electronic City Post Office,
Bangalore, Karnataka 560 500.

What is EVC and how to verify my return through EVC?
The Electronic Verification Code (EVC) would verify the identity of the person furnishing the return of income. Taxpayer has an option to e-Verify the return at the time of uploading / after uploading. Taxpayer can e-Verify the return using the below modes:
EVC received in Registered Mobile number and e-mail.
Aadhaar OTP.
Login to e-Filing through Net Banking.
Electronic Verification Code (EVC) is a 10 digit alphanumeric code which can be generated through e-Filing portal and is valid for 72 hours.
For further details, please logon to https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in and refer user manual on ‘e-Verification of Returns‘ under Help tab. This manual covers in detail the procedure how to e-verify the returns.
Online Services to check return status
Please logon to https://incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in with your user id and password, to know the below details:
ITR-V receipt status can be checked under My Account -> e-Filed Returns/ Forms.
Refer user manual on ‘ITR-V Do and Don’ts’ available under Help tab.
You are requested to regularly check “Work list” on the “Home” page to verify pending proceeding/ actions.

Nokia 6.1 Plus will be Flipkart exclusive, reveals new teaser; India launch on August 21

Nokia 6.1 Plus will be Flipkart exclusive when it launches in India tomorrow, on August 21. The e-commerce platform already has a banner page ready with a teaser for the upcoming smartphone. While it does not mention the Nokia 6.1 Plus has such,  the Nokia Mobile India Twitter handle has also shared a similar video on its official feed

On its Twitter page, Nokia Mobile India tweeted, “We are thrilled to bring you the Nokia smartphones event for the most awaited phone. Stay tuned to #BringItOn with #NokiaMobile” along with a video. A similar video is used on Flipakrt. Nokia 6.1 Plus is officially the company’s first smartphone to sport a notch and has an aspect ratio of 19:9 on the display. The phone was first launched in China in May 2018 and is called the Nokia X6 in that market.

However, later on HMD Global, decided to introduce global variants of the Nokia X6, which is called as Nokia 6.1 Plus in markets outside China. The phone has officially been launched in Hong Kong for a starting price of HKD 2,288, which is around Rs 20,000 plus on conversion. Nokia 6.1 Plus will also come with dual-rear cameras at the back.

Earlier, the smartphone’s user guide was also spotted on the Nokia India website with DoT certification mentioned for Nokia 6.1 Plus, which pretty much confirmed an India launch. Additionally, the company has slashed the price of Nokia 6.1 or Nokia 6 (2018) version by Rs 1,500. The phone will now cost Rs 15,499 for the base 3GB RAM and 32GB storage version.

In terms of specifications, Nokia 6.1 Plus has a 5.8-inch FHD+ display with 2280 X 1080 pixels resolution. Processor on board is Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 and it has 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The battery is 3,060 mAh. It ships with 16MP+5MP dual-rear cameras and a 16MP front camera.

Unhealthy levels of chemicals present in cereals, report says

A report by Environmental Working Group(EWG) has stated that several of America’s popular breakfast food come with a “hefty dose of the weed-killing poison” as quoted by a report in CNN. Traces of glyphosate, an active chemical ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer, was found in two among the 45 products that were made with oats. It was also reported that in 31 of the samples, the glyphosate level was more than what is believed to be healthy for children.

Some of those products included Back to Nature Classic Granola, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Cheerios Toasted Whole Grain Oat Cereal, Lucky Charms, Quaker Steel Cut Oats and Kellog’s Nutrigrain Strawberry Breakfast Bars, Nature Valley Granola Protein Oats ‘n Honey, Great Value Original Instant Oatmeal. This, however, does not mean that they are violating the limit as decided by the Environmental Protection Agency.

“I grew up eating Cheerios and Quaker Oats long before they were tainted with glyphosate,” said EWG President Ken Cook as quoted in a report in KARE 11. “No one wants to eat a weed killer for breakfast, and no one should have to do so,” he added. There is also a plan to intimate and petition the EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency) to stop using glyphosate.

Monsanto, in a statement provided to CBS News, has defended the results and said, “even at the highest level reported… an adult would have to eat 118 pounds of the food item every day for the rest of their life in order to reach the EPA’s limit” for glyphosate residues.

However, glyphosate has been identified as carcinogenic by the France-based International Agency for Research on Cancer. It is also listed by California as a chemical that can cause cancer.