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19 July, 2018 4:24 PM India May Lose To US On Export Subsidies Issue At WTO: Commerce Ministry

Anything which entails a refund of statutory levy is legitimate for the purpose of exports in trade rules while incentive given only for exports is not legitimate, an official said. India faces the possibility of losing in the trade disputes with the US on its challenge to export subsidies, but the government is working on schemes to make them WTO compliant 41

12 July, 2018 12:45 PM Donald Trump, Barack Obama see significant drop in Twitter followers

US President Donald Trump lost about 100,000 of his 53.4 million followers, while his predecessor Barack Obama saw a significant drop of nearly 400,000 of his 104 million followers as Twitter began removing accounts locked by it for their suspicious activity, a media report said here today. The move of the microblogging site is a part of its efforts 41

10 July, 2018 5:24 AM Telcos request Centre to ensure E and V bands are not delicensed by DoT

The E and V bands can be used to increase coverage of networks. The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) has requested the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to ensure 'E' and 'V' spectrum is not delicensed by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT). According to a Mint report, a July 7 letter by COAI stated that the move would allow unlicensed 40

8 July, 2018 9:44 PM Triple Talaq Petitioner Shayara Bano May Soon Join BJP

Shayara Bano was one of the petitioners who had filed a plea in the top court to put a ban on triple talaq, citing the practice as unfair and discriminatory for Muslim women residing in India. Triple Talaq crusader Shayara Bano on Sunday said she is willing to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) if given an opportunity in the future. Speaking to ANI, Ms Bano applauded 65

6 July, 2018 7:03 AM Shared Psychosis Might Have Led To Burari Deaths: Know All About It

Shared psychosis is being speculated as the reason behind Burari deaths. It is a mental disorder in which a person develops delusions when s/he are involved in a close relationship with another person who is already suffering from a mental disorder and experiences delusions. On the morning of July 1, 2018 the national capital woke up to a diabolic incident 64

4 July, 2018 3:08 PM Working To Make Air India Profitable Again: Piyush Goyal

Air India's sale offer failed to attract any bidder by the deadline for submitting preliminary bids on May 31. The government is making efforts to turnaround Air India and make it profitable again to be able it fetch higher value from its strategic disinvestment, acting Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday. Last month, the government said a 76 per cent stake 42

4 July, 2018 2:18 AM Base Year For GDP, Inflation Calculation To Change By Fiscal 2020

New Delhi: The government on Tuesday declared its intent to change the base year for calculation of GDP and retail inflation to 2017-18 and 2018 respectively, likely to come to effect by fiscal 2019-20. The previous base year revision for gross domestic product (GDP), the index of industrial production (IIP) and the consumer price index (CPI), or retail 41

26 June, 2018 5:31 PM Global poll says India most dangerous country for women

Afghanistan, Pakistan, Syria comes later in list India has been ranked as the most dangerous country out of the world’s 10 worst countries for women, behind Afghanistan, Pakistan and Somalia, according to a poll conducted by the Thomson Reuters Foundation. The same poll conducted in 2011 had placed India at the fourth place. The findings are based on perceptions 39

24 June, 2018 3:39 PM Plastic banned in GWMC office

To encourage sustainable environmental practices The Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation has banned the usage of plastic material in all its offices. A circular regarding this issue was released by GWMC Commissioner V. P. Goutham. The Municipal and Urban development minister K.T. Rama Rao, during a recent review meeting, advised all the ULBs (urban 41

20 June, 2018 7:34 PM Shrimp exporters reelunder EU’s fresh blow

Fisheries department swings into action In yet in another blow to Andhra Preadesh’s agriculturists, the European Union has rejected as many as five containers of shrimp produced in the State during the present fiscal, citing the presence of excessive levels of antibiotics. “Rejection of shrimp year after year will put pressure on exporters to improve 37