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India, All india, 04 Aug 2018

In long-term, GST slabs may reduce to 3: Advisor to finance ministry

The three slabs could be a low of 5 per cent, a central 15 per cent (merging 12 pc and 18 pc slabs) and a top rate of 25 per cent

04 Aug 2018 9:22 PM

Oppn stands united at Tejashwi Yadav's protest over Bihar shelter rapes in Delhi

'If Nitish Kumar is ashamed of Muzaffarpur rape incident, he should immediately take action against those involved.' said Rahul Gandhi.

04 Aug 2018 8:09 PM

J&K: Family of man shot dead at Farooq Abdullah's house demand probe

Syeed Murfad Shah was killed when he drove his XUV into the heavily fortified residence of the former chief minister on Saturday.

04 Aug 2018 7:34 PM

TMC observes 'black day' in West Bengal to protest manhandling of leaders

The protest, against the 'detention and manhandling' of Trinamool Congress leaders in Assam's Silchar airport, is set to continue tomorrow.

04 Aug 2018 6:40 PM

Salman Khan has to seek permission for all foreign trips: Jodhpur Court

Salman Khan had requested that he be exempted from the order but his request has been rejected by the court on Saturday.

04 Aug 2018 5:10 PM


In a first, Osama Bin Laden's mother says son 'brainwashed in his 20s'

Alia Ghanem recalls that when she learned about her son's business, she was 'extremely upset'.

04 Aug 2018 4:39 PM

With Indira Banerjee's appointment, SC gets its 8th woman judge

After Justice Indira Banerjee's appointment, SC for the first time will have three women judges.

04 Aug 2018 3:38 PM

Swachh Bharat campaign can prevent over 3 lakh deaths: WHO

The WHO noted that India's commitment and progress is reflected in the fact that household sanitation coverage has greatly increased.

04 Aug 2018 3:05 PM

FinMin must take over pension liability of railway staff, suggests panel

The Railways has said that the impact of pension payment on the railways at the moment is around Rs 50,000 crore annually.

04 Aug 2018 2:26 PM

Suit-Boot BFF: Rahul Gandhi's dig at PM Modi on Mehul Choksi clean chit

Rahul Gandhi shared a short video of launch of Gold Monetisation Scheme in 2015 where PM Modi had referred to Mehul Choksi as 'Mehul bhai'.

04 Aug 2018 2:18 PM


Anganwadis to get 2 lakh smartphones, tablets to monitor nutrition levels

This is under 'Poshan Abhiyan', a programme launched to reduce stunting levels, under-nutrition, anaemia and low birth weight in children.

04 Aug 2018 1:37 PM

Rahul, Kejriwal to join RJD protest in Delhi against Muzaffarpur shelter rapes today

'The protest would be a ‘non-political event’ despite the presence of top Opposition leaders,' Tejaswi Yadav said.

04 Aug 2018 1:33 PM

Cong discusses Rafale deal, Assam NRC on panel meet, Sonia Gandhi absent

Top party leaders, including former PM Manmohan Singh, A K Antony, Ghulam Nabi Azad and Ahmed Patel attended the meeting.

04 Aug 2018 12:53 PM

Five killed, seven injured as jeep rams into truck in UP

The victims' jeep tried to overtake a truck and collided with a stationary truck at a roadside eatery near Machlishahr.

04 Aug 2018 12:35 PM

Man tries to forcibly enter cockpit of Air India Milan-New Delhi flight, held

The man was arrested soon after the plane landed back in Milan.

04 Aug 2018 12:09 PM


Man shot dead for trying to forcibly enter residence of ex-J&K CM Farooq Abdullah

The intruder was shot when he drove his SUV through the gate of Farooq Abdullah’s residence in Bhatindi around 9:30 am.

04 Aug 2018 11:51 AM

Assam's lone woman chief minister's name missing from NRC list

Syeda Anwara Taimur had headed Assam govt from December 1980 to June 1981. She has been living in Australia with her son for some years.

04 Aug 2018 11:33 AM

Vasundhara Raje's pre-poll tour is 'vidai yatra' of her govt: Cong

Vasundhara Raje's yatra will cover all divisions in the state before its culmination on September 30 in Ajmer.

04 Aug 2018 9:50 AM

BJP leader writes to Piyush Goyal about bad food served in Garib Rath Express

Karan Raj Singh along with around 30 other passengers wrote to Piyush Goyal, mentioning their PNR as well as their phone numbers.

04 Aug 2018 8:55 AM

5 militants killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Shopian district

The search operation turned into an encounter after the militants fired upon the security forces, an official had said.

04 Aug 2018 8:40 AM