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9 January, 2019 6:15 PM 10 per cent quota to poor in general category in central and State govt jobs: Ravi Shankar Prasad

New Delhi: The Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday told the Rajya Sabha that 10 per cent reservation to poor in the general category will be applicable to jobs in both central and state governments. Intervening in the debate on The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Fourth Amendment) Bill, he said the legislation gives powers to the states 44

7 January, 2019 2:02 AM From sliced bagels to cess on cows: Unusual taxes people pay around the world

In Switzerland, those who wish to get a pet need to pay taxes, which has to be paid annually and varies in each municipality. Artist exemption in Ireland | If you are a budding artist who is overloaded with hopes and dreams but not with cash, Ireland is the place for you. Under the tax exemption scheme, the first 50,000 euros per annum of profits or gains 35

30 November, 2018 6:49 PM In Denmark, Even Crematoriums Want To Save Planet

In Denmark's second city Aarhus, even the crematorium is doing what it can to go carbon neutral, in a country that ambitiously aims to be fossil free by 2050. "We're always looking for new solutions in our services that can help reduce the impact we have on the environment," an Aarhus municipal official, Kim Gulvad Svendsen, said in a statement. By replacing 51

30 November, 2018 6:41 PM Kerala Polls: Left Front Wins 21 Out Of 39 Seats, Congress Bags 12 Seats

The ruling CPI(M)-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) in Kerala on Friday bagged 21 of the 39 seats in the keenly fought bypolls to the local bodies. The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) came second with 12 seats, the results of which were announced on Friday. However, the BJP, which has led frenzied protests over the entry of women of all ages into Sabarimala 95

2 October, 2018 5:56 AM 5 Injured In Explosion In Kolkata's Nager Bazar

Five people were injured in an explosion in front of a multi-storey building in the Nagerbazar area in the city's northern suburbs on Tuesday, police said. The explosion was reported outside a fruit shop on the ground floor of the building in the congested Kazipara area under the jurisdiction of Dum Dum Police Station around 9 am, a police officer said. The injured 50

13 August, 2018 7:16 PM Ghaziabad Woman Beaten Up By Local Boys, Son Commits Suicide

A 17-year-old Class X student was found hanging in his room after he was allegedly assaulted by three boys who snatched his watch in Ghaziabad, the police said on Monday. The incident happened at Archna enclave in Khoda municipality last night. Three boys of the same locality had on Sunday snatched a new watch of the victim, a student of a Delhi school 217

12 August, 2018 5:10 PM BJP Suspends Party Leaders Arrested In Bribery Case

Babita Chauhan and Narendra Chauhan were arrested by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) for taking bribe of Rs 2.25 lakh on August 8 Rajasthan's Beawar municipality chairperson Babita Chauhan and her husband Narendra Chauhan, arrested in a bribery case, have been suspended from the primary membership of the BJP. They were arrested by the Anti-Corruption 82

4 August, 2018 6:09 PM 5-Year-Old Girl's Body Found On Neighbour's Terrace In Ghaziabad

The body of a five-year-old girl, who was missing since Monday, was found today in a gunny bag on the terrace of a house adjoining her residence in Adarsh nagar colony of Khoda municipality. Superintendent of Police (City) Akash Tomar said the girl was studying in a private school and her father works in a private company of Noida. On August 2, she went missing 58

30 July, 2018 8:20 AM Punjab to launch world's largest anti-drug campaign today. Here's all you need to know

The campaign will be launched in over 1,600 colleges across 22 districts in the state Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh is scheduled to inaugurate the world's largest anti-drug campaign on July 30 in Chandigarh at an event organized by Joint Action Committee (JAC). > The campaign will be launched in over 1,600 colleges across 22 districts 64

22 June, 2018 3:51 PM Municipal bodies from the State win 22 Skoch awards

For innovations and citizen-centric policies The Municipal Administration & Urban Development Department has bagged 22 Skoch awards under various categories for various reforms, innovations and citizen-centric policies across the country this year. The awards are given in governance and other fields by Skoch group, a think tank dealing with socio-economic 64