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40 JeM militants still active in J&K, say officials

Three Jaish terrorists including Kamran, a Pakistani national, were killed on Monday in Pulwama district’s Pinglan area.

19 Feb 2019 1:45 AM

81 IAF fighters deployed for exercise close to Pak border

As part of sub-conventional conflict like a surgical strike, the IAF demonstrated its ability to insert and extricate troops from hostile territories.

17 Feb 2019 3:09 AM

600 J&K terrorists killed in last three years

In the past one-and-half months of 2019, the Indian Army has been able to neutralise some 28 terrorists operating in Jammu and Kashmir.

15 Feb 2019 2:11 AM

NDA’s Rafale deal is 2.8 per cent cheaper than UPA’s: CAG

This saved 17 per cent in the India-specific enhancement cost of the Rafale jets.

14 Feb 2019 2:00 AM

IAF to display fire power at ‘Vayu Shakti’ drill in Pokhran

Some 137 aircraft, including 81 fighter jets, are going to take part in the exercise to showcase the Indian Air Force’s strength.

13 Feb 2019 2:34 AM


No sovereign guarantee pact with Russia, says VR Chaudhari

India is also in talks to buy unused fighter aircraft MiG-29 from Russia to boost its depleting fleet.

13 Feb 2019 2:27 AM

Budget 2019: Pitch for second term

The payment of Rs 2,000 will be made three times in a year directly in the bank account of the farmers, costing the exchequer Rs 75,000 crore.

02 Feb 2019 1:57 AM

GST exemption limit doubled to Rs 40 lakh

GST Council allows Kerala to impose 1 per cent cess on intra-state sales for up to 2 years.

11 Jan 2019 1:11 AM

Centre tightens e-commerce rules

Selling products of companies where etailers hold stakes, exclusive deals barred under rules..

27 Dec 2018 3:09 AM

Govt mulls law to force firms trace fake news

The ministry is seeking feedback from the public on the draft amendments by January 15 before taking a final decision.

25 Dec 2018 1:18 AM


GST Council cuts rates on 23 items; movie tickets, TVs to become cheaper

The new GST rates, the government said in a statement, will take effect from January 1, 2019.

23 Dec 2018 6:04 AM

India ranks 111 in mobile net speed

Speed has improved by 15% last year, but trails behind China, tied with Brazil.

20 Dec 2018 1:26 AM

Avoid ‘transient populism’ in poll campaign, urges Jaitley

Speaking at AGM of FICCI, Mr Jaitley said that he is confident to meet the fiscal deficit target of 3.3 per cent in FY19 despite challenges.

15 Dec 2018 12:54 AM

Shaktikanta Das, a close Modi aide, new RBI gov

His appointment means that the next RBI board meeting scheduled for December 14 is expected to go smoothly.

12 Dec 2018 2:05 AM

Exporters find it difficult to get bank credit

Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) president Ganesh Kumar Gupta said that the bank credit issue of exporters are yet to be resolved.

07 Dec 2018 1:29 AM


China keen to woo Indians to boost tourism

Less than 10K Indian tourists visited Yunnan annually: TAAI prez

05 Dec 2018 12:42 AM

There’s no crisis per se... Emerging economies are facing pressure partly as the US dollar is becoming stronger

I will not like to comment on the RBI because it has to take into account various factors, says Bimal Jalan.

23 Nov 2018 6:57 AM

RBI board meet today, efforts on for accord

Just 10 out of 18 men to decide RBI’s future role, and its money.

19 Nov 2018 12:11 AM

Telcos asked not to ask for Aadhaar-based eKYC for SIMs

The department has asked operators to delete the column of writing Aadhaar number on CAF for issuing the new mobile connections.

27 Oct 2018 12:22 AM

Essar Steel shareholders plan to clear all dues

Company seeks withdrawal of insolvency plea after last-ditch attempt.

26 Oct 2018 1:14 AM