A suspected U.S. drone strike killed a commander of the Haqqani network in Pakistan, officials said Tuesday, weeks after a massive truck bombing in Kabul’s diplomatic quarter that was blamed on the Taliban-affiliated group.
Pressure is mounting on Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah to waive farm loans of about Rs 50,000 crore in the run-up to the assembly polls next year ever since the BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra resorted to this populist measure.
BJP and the RSS are keen on having somebody who believes in the RSS ideology to become the next President of India. The NDA candidate is likely to announce its candidate by June 23.
The Chinese authorities have banned the use of names such as Muhammad, Haji, Islam and Imam for babies in Xinjiang.
The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday invited a school student to inaugurate the police public library in Baramulla instead of a politician.
Several political parties in Darjeeling, including ruling party Gorkha Janmukti Morcha, reached a unanimous decision to fight for separate state Gorkhaland in an all-party meeting.
The Telangana government on Monday launched the website ‘PashuBazar’ to facilitate online sale or purchase of cattle.
GST Council revises rates for 66 items; “After considering the recommendations, GST Council has reduced tax rates on 66 out of 133 items on which representations were made by the industries,” FM said.
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Government to kick start process for Rs 60K crore submarine programme
The government is all set to roll out the process for the Rs 60,000-crore submarine programme, moving swiftly after unveiling a major policy for defence manufacturing in the country.
For Indian telcos, this could be a week of reckoning; Separately, handset makers are seeking the intervention of finance minister Arun Jaitley to start the introduction of the GST a month later from August 1.
Integrated command among three forces must happen: Army Chief Bipin Rawat
An integrated command of the defence forces must happen at some point of time and it must be looked at as an option, suggests Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat.
Many US firms plan to incrementally invest in India, China: UBSThe report said that US FDI is heavily biased towards Western Europe, and China and India host just 2 per cent of total.
Army to take 20 Kashmiri boys on educational tour to curb stone-pelting
The Indian Army is zeroing in on young stone throwers in Kashmir — not to lock them up but to take them around India and give wings to their dreams.
Congress leader calls Indian Army Chief ‘Galli Ka Gunda’ – Apologises Later
Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Sunday withdrew his controversial statement made on army chief General Bipin Rawat and tendered an apology for the same.
GST won’t hamper movement of goods, e-way bill rule to be deferred;
e-way bill rules make it necessary for any movement of goods, within the country, having value of more than Rs 50K to be registered with GSTN website
Induction of Scorpene Submarines will add major firepower to India’s underwater capabilities
The Indian Navy is all set to add teeth to its might as it goes ahead with strengthening its crucial submarine arm.Khanderi, the second of the six Scorpene class submarines being built in India at Maharashtra-owned Mazagon Docks Ltd (MDL), in . . .