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Govt may advance Parliament session to get GST laws approved

Government is of view that early Winter Session will be beneficial as  Budget Session is planned to convened in January

Winter Session of Parliament is normally convened in the third or fourth week of November.

Modi govt readies Rs 2,000 cr package for refugees from PoK

Police arrest Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) refugees during a protest for their various demands in Jammu. (Photo: PTI)

The Home Ministry is expected to place the details of the package before the Union Cabinet for approval soon.

Mann Ki Baat: Unity, compassion solution to Kashmir unrest, says Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shares his thoughts on his radio address 'Mann Ki Baat' once every month. (Photo: PTI)

Invoking Teachers Day which falls on September 5, Modi also praised PV Sindhu's coach Pullela Gopichand.

ISRO launches futuristic rocket, India joins select club of nations

The successful test of the futuristic rocket will help reduce launch cost of weather satellite INSAT-3DR by 10 times.

The test of the scramjet engine puts India in a select club of nations including Australia and the United States.

12 coaches of Thiruvananthapuram-Mangalore Express derail in Kerala

No casualties were reported in the incident. (Photo: Youtube screengrab)

The incident took place around 2.30 am when the 16347 express train derailed between Aluva and Karukutty stations.

Tendulkar presents BMW cars to Sindhu, Sakshi, Dipa, coach Gopichand

 Sachin Tendulkar, handed over the keys at a function at Gopchand Badminton Academy in Hyderabad. -(Sachin Tendulkar Facebook)

Under the guidance of chief coach Gopichand, Sindhu clinched the silver medal in women's singles in Rio Games.

Tamil Nadu: Boy begs to pay bribe to officer after father's death

Since Ajit could not pay the bribe money, he created a banner asking for help to collect money to pay the bribe. (Photo: Twitter

A village administrative officer allegedly asked Ajit for a bribe of Rs 3,000 in order to pay him the state compensation due to farmers.

Bangladesh attack ‘mastermind’ killed in police raid

Bodies of militants killed by the police after the raid near Dhaka. (Photo: AP)

Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury, the mastermind of Bangladesh’s worst terror attack at a cafe here that claimed 22 lives, including of an Indian girl last month, was on Saturday killed along with two of his aid

Mehbooba Mufti presents peace plan to PM Modi

J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti addresses media after her meeting with PM Modi in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday presented a “three-pronged action plan” to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for bringing lasting peace in the Valley rocked by turmoil that has

PM Modi wants 100 per cent implementation of govt schemes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)

With an eye on elections in key states, including Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Gujarat, as well as the main electoral battle of 2019, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday said that since it has ushered

Ever since the BJP-PDP government came to power in J& K, there has been a concerted effort by a section of the media and the entire spectrum of political parties, who call themselves secular, to torpe

A new name has been added to the illustrious list of those who have fought to strengthen democratic India post-1947: Perumal Murugan.