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Twitter earns final warning from Indian government following blue-tick purge

05 Jun 2021

Twitter earns final warning from Indian government following blue-tick purge

Earlier today, Twitter was banned indefinitely in Nigeria. It might meet the same fate in India if it continues escalating its feud with the Indian government.

Twitter de-verifies, then restores verification for VP Venkaiah Naidu's account

05 Jun 2021

Twitter de-verifies, then restores verification for VP Venkaiah Naidu's account

Twitter is taking its war with the Indian government into high gear. After removing the verification badge of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's personal account, the microblogging site restored it following uproar against the partisan move.

BJP: Delhi's COVID-19 deaths five times higher than national average

01 Jun 2021

BJP: Delhi's COVID-19 deaths five times higher than national average

The BJP on Monday claimed that the number of COVID-19 deaths per million population in Delhi was five times higher than the national average, and alleged that the healthcare system was in shambles under the Arvind Kejriwal government.

BJP will enact laws against 'love-and-land jihad' in Assam: Shah

26 Mar 2021

BJP will enact laws against 'love-and-land jihad' in Assam: Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday said the BJP will enact laws to tackle the "menace of love and land jihad" in Assam if it is voted to power.

MP: Two killed in brawl at BJP MLA's birthday bash

06 Mar 2021

MP: Two killed in brawl at BJP MLA's birthday bash

Two persons attending the birthday bash of a BJP MLA in Madhya Pradesh's Damoh district were killed over some dispute, police said on Saturday.

Gujarat civic poll results prove that people trust us: Shah

24 Feb 2021

Gujarat civic poll results prove that people trust us: Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday hailed the BJP's spectacular victory in elections to six municipal corporations in Gujarat, terming the results as a reflection of people's trust in policies pursued by the government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Gujarat Government decides to rename dragon fruit 'Kamalam'

20 Jan 2021

Gujarat Government decides to rename dragon fruit 'Kamalam'

The Gujarat Government has decided to rename dragon fruit as Kamalam, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani informed on Tuesday.

Konch sexual abuse case: Nine more victims identified

15 Jan 2021

Konch sexual abuse case: Nine more victims identified

The UP Police has identified nine more victims, including seven minors, on the basis of data recovered from a laptop and other devices seized from an expelled BJP office-bearer arrested on charges of sexually exploiting two children, an official informed on Friday.

Farmers don't know what they want, says BJP's Hema Malini

13 Jan 2021

Farmers don't know what they want, says BJP's Hema Malini

Veteran actor and politician Hema Malini has said that the farmers who are protesting against the new agricultural laws do not know what they want.

Journalists allowed to meet Hathras gang-rape victim's family after outrage

03 Oct 2020

Journalists allowed to meet Hathras gang-rape victim's family after outrage

The Uttar Pradesh government, led by BJP's Yogi Adityanath, sent at least 300 police officers to lock down the Bulgaddhi village in Hathras, where a 19-year-old Dalit woman was gang-raped and assaulted.

Just two classrooms and no library in IIM Bodh Gaya

08 Oct 2016

Just two classrooms and no library in IIM Bodh Gaya

A year after its launch, the Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya is still under the process of early development.

Congress CMs push for 18% GST

26 Sep 2016

Congress CMs push for 18% GST

The Congress high command has ordered all Congress Chief Ministers to push for an 18% cap on GST rates in the upcoming meeting of the GST council on 17 October.

Congress may be asked to vacate its Delhi headquarters

26 Sep 2016

Congress may be asked to vacate its Delhi headquarters

The BJP Government may propose that Congress empty its headquarters on 24 Akbar Road and three other bungalows in Lutyens' Delhi.

Centre, States agree upon April 1 deadline for GST

23 Sep 2016

Centre, States agree upon April 1 deadline for GST

The Centre as well as states agreed to complete deliberations in the GST council so that the GST can be rolled out on 1 April, 2017.

President constitutes GST council

17 Sep 2016

President constitutes GST council

The Centre has notified the GST council which will now decide the tax limit, exemptions and geographical application limits.

Jaitley: Apr 1 deadline for GST

08 Sep 2016

Jaitley: Apr 1 deadline for GST

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has stated that 1 April 2017 would be the stiff deadline for the government to roll out the GST bill.

Odisha 16th state to ratify GST, bill awaits Presidential nod

02 Sep 2016

Odisha 16th state to ratify GST, bill awaits Presidential nod

Odisha became the 16th state to pass the Constitutional Amendment which allows for the passage of the Goods and Services Tax, leaving it up to Presidential approval to come into force.

Military Pact signed between India and USA

31 Aug 2016

Military Pact signed between India and USA

America and India, on Monday signed the Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement (LEMOA).

Maha ratifies GST, WB does not bring it up

30 Aug 2016

Maha ratifies GST, WB does not bring it up

The Maharashtra state government ratified the GST bill in a special session of the state assembly that was called on 29 Aug.

Government extends Facilities for Long Term Visa holders

21 Aug 2016

Government extends Facilities for Long Term Visa holders

In an official statement issued on 20th August, 2016, the Home Ministry said that the Government has decided to broaden facilities provided to Long-Term Visa holders.

Assam: First state to pass GST Bill

12 Aug 2016

Assam: First state to pass GST Bill

India's north-eastern state of Assam became the first state in the country to ratify the historic Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.