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Scope to ramp up heat on Pak to stop cross-border terrorism: Army chief

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:07
Political initiative must go "hand-in-hand" with military operations in Jammu and Kashmir to bring peace, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Sunday, and favoured ramping up military offensive to pile up heat on Pakistan to stop cross-border terrorism in the state.

Tax free Rs 20 lakh gratuity for employees a reality soon

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:53
At present formal sector workers with five or more years of service are eligible for Rs 10 lakh tax free gratuity after leaving job or at time of superannuation.

Delhi's Teen Murti Chowk renamed after Israeli city

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 10:04
The three bronze statues at Teen Murti represent the Hyderabad, Jodhpur and Mysore Lancers who were part of the 15 Imperial Service Cavalry Brigade.

'Saudi's billionaire Prince Alwaleed in settlement talks with govt'

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 09:41
Prince Alwaleed, whose net worth has been estimated by Forbes magazine at $17 billion, is chairman and owner of international investment firm Kingdom Holding, and one of the country’s most prominent businessmen.

Modi breaks protocol to receive Israeli PM in Delhi

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 09:35
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday broke protocol to receive his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara in Delhi. It is noteworthy that the visit is the first by an Israeli PM to the country after 15 years. The last such trip was by Ariel Sharon, who came to India in 2003.

Live: India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 2

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 08:43
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Rishabh Pant records 2nd fastest century in T20s

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 08:04
Risbah Pant has created history by scoring the second fastest century in T20 history. He blasted an unbeaten 116 off just 38 deliveries against Himachal in a North Zone T20 League (Syed Mustaq Ali Trophy) fixture leading his team to a crushing 10-wicket victory on Sunday.

U-19 WC: India thrash Australia by 100 runs

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 06:00
Riding on a record 180-run opening stand between Indian skipper Prithvi Shaw and fellow opener Manjot Kalra, India went on to post 328 for the loss of seven wickets in the opening match of the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2018 against Australia on Sunday at the Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui.

Soon, using railway cloak rooms, lockers to cost more

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 05:57
Indian railways It will soon launch a bidding system to modernise the service, including a computerised inventory, and allowing fee to be raised annually.

Hawaii officials mistakenly warn of inbound missile

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 00:13
A false alarm that warned of a ballistic missile headed for Hawaii sent the islands into a panic Saturday, with people abandoning cars in a highway and preparing to flee their homes until officials said the cellphone alert was a mistake.

ED raids Chidambaram's houses in Delhi, Chennai

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 23:59
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) searched the residences of former finance minister P Chidambaram at Jor Bagh in New Delhi and Chennai on Saturday in connection with a money laundering case registered against his son Karti and a group of companies associated with the latter in the Aircel-Maxis case.

Make separate merit lists for girls: Govt to IITs

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 23:21
The human resource development (HRD) ministry has directed the Indian Institutes of Technology to prepare separate merit lists for girls from the 2018-2019 academic session to ensure the number of female students, on each IIT campus, is 14 per cent.