No plans to impose long-term capital gains tax: Jaitley

No plans to impose long-term capital gains tax: Jaitley

New Delhi, Dec 25 - The government has no plans to impose long-term capital gains tax on share transactions in the upcoming budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley clarified on Sunday, describing media...
Demonetisation, a right decision at right time: PM Modi

Demonetisation, a right decision at right time: PM Modi

New Delhi, Feb 7.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday strongly defended his government's decision to ban high value currency notes, saying it was the right step taken at the right time...
Altering Gilgit-Baltistan status unacceptable: India

Altering Gilgit-Baltistan status unacceptable: India

New Delhi, April 5 - After the federal cabinet of Pakistan approved the merger of tribal areas with Khyber-Pakhtunkhuwa province last month, India on Wednesday said that any attempt to alter the...
Terror in heart of London: Four killed in Parliament attack

Terror in heart of London: Four killed in Parliament attack

London, March 23 - Three people and a terrorist were dead after an attacker brought carnage to central London on Wednesday, mowing down pedestrians on Westminster Bridge and hacking at police with...
Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

London, Dec 26 - Singer-songwriter George Michael, who sold tens of millions of albums as a member of the duo Wham! and on his own, was found dead on Sunday at his...

Goa govt to notify land use plan in phases

Panaji, May 3 (PTI) Goa government will notify its land use plan (Regional Plan 2021) in a phased manner beginning from remote Sattari and Pernem talukas, deputy chief minister Francis D...
Shivratri, a grim reminder of what Kashmir has lost

Shivratri, a grim reminder of what Kashmir has lost

Srinagar, Feb 24.  The auspicious occasion of Maha Shivratri Friday came as a grim reminder of what and how much Kashmir has lost in its values, traditions and heritage during the last...
'Chitta Ve' Singer 'Babu Haabi' in trouble for depicting Gandhi doing groovey controvertial moves in his new Trippy Music Videovideo

Udhta Punjab’s Singer Babu Haabi in legal trouble over Gandhi’s depiction in a new...

Mumbai,11 Sep 2016 - Udhta Punjab famed singer Rapper-singer Babu Haabi's latest single "Bobocanta" has got embroiled in legal trouble for its depiction of Mahatma Gandhi.The song, titled "Satyagraha se kuch na mila,...

Seven hacks to good health for mothers

New Delhi, Dec 19 - Eat well, stay hydrated and snack smart for good health while balancing pregnancy with busy schedules, says an expert.Poornima Shankar, Senior Research Scientist at The Himalaya Drug...

Widows break taboo by celebrating Diwali inside temple

Vrindavan, Oct 28 - Breaking an age-old taboo, about 700 widows celebrated Diwali for the first time in the ancient Gopinath Temple here on Thursday.The initiative to let widows of Vrindavan light...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...