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GST ‘milestone reform’ but India should consider simpler rate structure: IMF

In its annual country report, IMF said that a dual rate structure can be progressive and preserve revenue neutrality.

08 Aug 2018 1:37 PM

SC seeks J&K's reply on plea over custodial torture of Kathua case witness

A relative of Hussain sought his protection in police custody alleging that he had been brutally beaten up in an alleged fake rape case.

08 Aug 2018 12:55 PM

Stalin breaks down after HC ruling on Karunanidhi's burial at Marina

Madras High Court ruled that M Karunanidhi will be buried next to his mentor CN Annadurai at Marina Beach in Chennai.

08 Aug 2018 12:13 PM

In a first, Parl adjourns to pay tribute to Karunanidhi who was never an MP

Both Houses of Parliament were adjourned for the day today after paying obituary to DMK chief M Karunanidhi who passed away on Tuesday.

08 Aug 2018 12:08 PM

Watch: Kanwarias create ruckus, damage car that brushed past them in Delhi

The Kanwarias left the spot after the police arrived.

08 Aug 2018 10:41 AM


BK Hariprasad to be Congress candidate for RS Dy Chairperson post

The elections will be held on the second last day of the monsoon session of Parliament, on August 9.

08 Aug 2018 10:23 AM

US navy veteran gets 3 life terms for killing Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla

Adam Purinton of Olathe shot and killed Srinivas Kuchibhotla, and wounded two others at Austins Bar & Grill in Olathe, Kansas, last year.

08 Aug 2018 10:02 AM

Pall of gloom descends on native village of Karunanidhi

Villagers turned up in large numbers to pay floral tributes at a portrait of the DMK patriarch at his house in Thirukkuvalai.

08 Aug 2018 9:58 AM

End of a political era in TN as DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi is laid to rest

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi passed away on Tuesday at the age of 94.

08 Aug 2018 9:50 AM

TN mourns Karunanidhi’s death, schools, colleges to be shut today

A seven-day mourning has also been announced in the state by the Tamil Nadu government.

08 Aug 2018 9:39 AM


3,500 sq ft for Jayalalithaa but AIADMK refusing 6 ft for Karunanidhi: DMK

DMK said AIADMK's refusal to permit the burial was plain and simple 'political vendetta' and 'reeks of pettiness'.

08 Aug 2018 9:12 AM

Shall I call you Appa once at least now? son Stalin pens poem for Karunanidhi

'Every time you used to tell me the place where ever you go. Now, where did you go without telling me?' MK Stalin poem read.

08 Aug 2018 9:10 AM

SC will hear today plea on release of Kathua witness

A three-judge bench agreed to list the writ petition for hearing on Wednesday on a “mention” made by Sunil Fernandez, counsel for the petitioner.

08 Aug 2018 6:22 AM

Govt withdraws order on tender ads in papers

The earlier directive released on the issue had stated that “the requirement of compulsory advertisement in newspapers has been dispensed with”.

08 Aug 2018 6:07 AM

Lunchbox helps Armyman’s widow get pension after 65 years

The family struggled without success for 65 years till the lunchbox bearing an Army number was found. It helped trace his service record.

08 Aug 2018 6:01 AM


Karunanidhi’s burial at Marina Beach: Hearing to resume at 8 am today

The court will now resume hearing at 8 am as Tamil nadu government has reportedly sought more time to file a reply.

08 Aug 2018 5:57 AM

Congress sweeps civic body bypolls in Madhya Pradesh

Ruling BJP here however said results of by-election to wards of civic bodies were no indicator of mood of people of the state.

08 Aug 2018 2:34 AM

Arun Jaitley to resume office this month

Mr Jaitley, 65, who stopped attending office at the beginning of April, underwent a renal transplant operation on May 14.

08 Aug 2018 2:28 AM

Rahul Gandhi slams PM on women safety

Mr Gandhi also promised to bring women to the forefront of the party in framing policy, manifesto and strengthening the organisation.

08 Aug 2018 2:28 AM

Anandpal encounter cops’ shifted, Rajasthan erupts

The police officer was part of the police team that gunned down Anandpal Singh last year on June 24.

08 Aug 2018 2:26 AM