Ians

Nandita Das thrilled about returning to Telugu cinema

Aug 28 2019

Actor Nandita Das, who has made a comeback to Telugu industry after a decade with the upcoming film "Virataparvam", is thrilled as well as nervous about her return with the Rana Daggubati starrer.

Chit-fund scam: Raman Singh's son named in 27 cases

Aug 28 2019

A total of 27 complaints have been lodged against former Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh's son and former BJP MP from Rajnandgaon Abhishek Singh in the chit-fund scam.

Sterling Biotech case: ED summons Ahmed Patel's son Faisal

Aug 28 2019

In more trouble for the Congress, the Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday said that it has summoned party Treasurer Ahmed Patel's son Faisal Patel in its probe into the multi-crore-rupee bank fraud and money-laundering by Gujarat-based Sterling Biotech.

Complain against BJP men at your own peril: Priyanka

Aug 28 2019

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday slammed the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh over its failure to assure safety of women, saying those who complain against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders are not "guaranteed their own safety".

CBI summons TMC MP, BJP leader in Narada sting case

Aug 28 2019

The Central Bureau of Investigation has summoned Trinamool Congress MP Aparupa Poddar and Trinamool-turned-BJP leader Sovan Chatterjee in connection with the Narada sting footage case, a CBI official said on Wednesday.

Goa to get 50 electric buses

Aug 28 2019

Fifty electric buses will be added to Goa's state transport corporation fleet, as part of the central government's initiative to promote eco-friendly public transportation.

Markets end lower as growth worries resurface

Aug 28 2019

Indian equity markets closed lower on Wednesday ahead of the release of the gross domestic product (GDP) data for the first quarter of financial year 2019-20 on August 31, which is expected to indicate slower growth rate for the fourth consecutive quarter.

Cabinet Allows 100% FDI In Coal Mining Via Automatic Route

Aug 28 2019

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday approved 100 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) through the automatic route in coal mining and related activities.

Tax Task Force Recommends New Tax Slabs For Individuals

Aug 28 2019

A government constituted Direct Tax Code task force, headed by CBDT member Akilesh Ranjan, is arguing for a new tax regime for individuals. It has proposed dramatic changes to the Income Tax Act, which dates back 58 years.

Congress slams Pak for using Rahul's name in UN letter

Aug 28 2019

After Pakistan in its letter to the UN specifically quoted Rahul Gandhi as saying that "people are dying" in Kashmir, a visibly embarrassed Congress changed tack and instead of attacking the government, fiercely attacked Pakistan as the instigator of violence in the Valley, stressing that Kashmir is India's internal issue.