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Misquoted on etailers

Commerce minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday that the government had no plans to regulate online retail, in the wake of speculation that such a move was being considered, following complaints s

Centre close to solve GST issues

The Centre is close to resolving questions raised by various states regarding the proposed Goods and Services Tax (GST) that will replace the existing VAT, Union minister of state for commerce Nirmala

After bail, J. Jayalalithaa smiles at last

J. Jayalalithaa’s supporters celebrate near the Central jail in Bengaluru after she was granted bail by the Supreme Court — PTI

She smiled at last, after three weeks of staying mum. “When she was told that the Supreme Court had granted her conditional bail, former chief minister of Tamil Nadu J.

Accused declared rowdy sheeters in assault case

In a strong message to those who carry out attacks on the people from other states, the city police has opened rowdy sheets against the three accused held for attacking a northeast student in Kothanur

Key Tamil Nadu terror suspect behind Burdwan blast?

Is Ali Baqr Siddique, the fugitive terror suspect of banned Tamil Nadu-based militant outfit Al Umma, associated with the October 2 Burdwan blast in West Bengal, that claimed the lives of two alleged

iGate Q3 net up 17% at $37.3 million

US-based outsourcing solutions firm IGATE on Wednesday reported a 17 per cent growth in net profit at $37.3 million for the third quarter ended September 30, aided by growing traction in segments like

Mangalyaan faces close encounter with a comet


For a couple of hours beginning midnight of Sunday, Mangalyaan will shift its gaze away from Mars and peer at a rare celestial visitor Siding Spring during a close encounter with the comet that could

Knew I was in mix, says delighted Manish Pandey

Manish Pandey

He has the talent and temperament to back his fearlessness, which makes him one of the best youngsters in limited-overs cricket. But when it comes to achievements, he is an underachiever by miles.

Jayalalithaa confines herself to her cell in prison


It’s been more than a fortnight since her conviction and arrest in the disproportionate assets case and former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK general secretary J.

Five Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commanders including the militant group’s spokesperson Shahidullah Shahid have announced their oath of allegiance to Abu Bakar al-Baghdadi, self-proclaimed caliph

When the Ethiopian footballer, Fikru Teferra Lemessa, chipped the ball over the rival goalkeeper, the roar that reverberated through the Salt Lake Stadium could have been mistaken for a goal scored in