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11 December, 2017 4:52 PM BJP stages demo against Aiyar, Thirumavalavan

C.P. Radhakrishnan says party is ready for debate on temple issue The Bharatiya Janata Party’s Vellore east district unit on Monday staged a demonstration condemning suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar’s remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The party condemned Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi leader Thol. Thirumavalavan for his alleged 22

10 December, 2017 11:35 AM Six axed Trinamool MLAs recognised as BJP legislators

Agartala: Four months after six axed Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLAs joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the lawmakers were recognised as saffron party legislators in the Tripura Assembly on Sunday, Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath announced. "The six axed TMC MLAs have given recognition as BJP legislators. They would not get any extra facilities 30

8 December, 2017 4:35 PM ‘End tax exemptions to raise tax-GDP ratio’

Tax exemptions must go completely in a bid to improve tax-gross domestic product (GDP) ratio and reduce compliance cost, according to Bibek Debroy, Chairman, Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council and Member, NITI Aayog. “Until we reduce the exemptions, the tax-to-GDP ratio is not going to go up, nor the compliance costs [are] going to come down,” Mr. Debroy 25

8 December, 2017 7:31 AM Six held for running fake education board in Delhi

As many as 15,000 fake marksheets of 17 different boards and universities, rubber stamps, printers, computers, etc were seized by the Police Six people have been arrested for allegedly running a fake education board in northeast Delhi’s Shahdara since 2012, police said on Friday. The chairman of the fake education board, Shiv Prasad Pandey, was among 11

8 December, 2017 7:15 AM Britain and EU reach deal on Brexit divorce terms: Commission

"The European Commission has today recommended to the European Council (Article 50) to conclude that sufficient progress has been made in the first phase of the Article 50 negotiations with the United Kingdom," the commission, the bloc's executive arm, said in a statement. The EU Commission said today that Brexit talks should move on to trade talks as "sufficient 30

6 December, 2017 11:49 PM Donald Trump Asks Saudi Arabia To Allow Immediate Aid To Yemen

WASHINGTON: U.S. President Donald Trump called for Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to immediately allow humanitarian aid to reach people in Yemen, suggesting Washington had run out patience with a Saudi-led blockade that has been condemned by human rights groups. The Saudi-led military coalition fighting the armed Houthi movement in Yemen's civil war started 41

6 December, 2017 5:05 PM Relief and joy in Chennai Super Kings camp with Dhoni set to return

The IPL Governing Council had a meeting to discuss the next season When news filtered in on Wednesday on IPL player retention, there was relief and joy in the Chennai Super Kings camp. It also meant CSK’s talismanic captain M.S. Dhoni would return to the side after his two-year stint with Rising Pune Super Giant. Dhoni’s name has been synonymous with that of CSK. Simply 29

6 December, 2017 10:29 AM CBSE NEET 2018: Exam In May, Admission To Be Completed By August

New Delhi: Medical aspirants should gear up, as the expected dates for NEET 2018 is out. As per the recent report by the Times of India, NEET 2018 will be held on 10 May (Thursday). NEET 2017 was held on 7 May 2017 (Sunday). This year CBSE will conduct the exam on a week day. According to the report, Medical Council of India (MCI) will complete the admission 87

6 December, 2017 7:08 AM In A First, Indian Army To Train Afghan Women Military Personnel

Chennai: In a first, Indian Army will train a group of Afghan women military personnel at Officers Training Academy in Chennai. The women officers have been selected from different provinces and represent all the major ethnicities of the country. The group of Afghan women officers include 17 from the Army, three from the Air Force, some from the Special 41

5 December, 2017 11:43 AM Working to ensure returns of Rohingya refugees, Myanmar tells UN

Myanmar told the United Nations on Tuesday that it was finalising terms for a joint working group with Bangladesh that will launch the process of return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees. GENEVA: Myanmar told the United Nations on Tuesday that it was finalising terms for a joint working group with Bangladesh that will launch the process of safe and voluntary 27