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The GST calculations may ruin Sitharaman's fiscal math

Several states are now claiming that the Centre has not paid them GST dues since August.

Election Commission of India

Dec 15, 2019, 03.56 PM IST



Women BJP MPs seek EC action against Rahul for rape remark at Jharkhand poll rally

"It is with a sense of outrage that women MPs of BJP have approached the Election Commission of India to take strongest action possible against Rahul Gandhi. Mr Gandhi has used rape as a political weapon to settle scores with Narendra Modi.

61.19 per cent voter turnout in third phase of Jharkhand polls

Amid tight security, 61.19 per cent of 56,18,267 voters exercised their franch...

Peaceful polling in Jharkhand, 45.14 pc polling till 1 pm

The third phase of polling will decide the fate of legislators in 17 seats out of t...

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  • The Indo-Pacific concept is also moving beyond economic, cultural and historical linkages to include an overarching strategic imperative, which shows India gradually evolving this new foreign policy concept into a hard power attribute, “one which drives existing mechanisms with a new sense of purpose”.

    With Pakistan government opening up the Kartarpur Corridor last month, Diljeet and many YouTubers from India have visited the gurdwara, met Pakistani locals for the first time, and recorded their experiences for the world to see.

    Under the Paris Agreement, India pledged to reduce the emission intensity of its gross domestic product (GHG emissions per unit GDP) by 33-35 per cent over 2005 levels by 2030, however, India does not plan to bring a legislation to achieve this target, the environment ministry told Parliament recently.

    With the chorus against climate change getting louder than ever, countries around the world, including India, have expressed their commitment towards reducing carbon emissions but environmental experts feel that targets will not be achieved effectively unless there is stringent legislation to deal with the issue.

    Protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act were held in more states across the country on Friday even as Assam remained tense but relati...

    NRC is the National Register of Citizens. The NRC identified and eliminated illegal immigrants from Assam on the Supreme Court's order. This has been a state-specific exercise to keep its ethnic uniqueness unaltered.

    A waste water treatment plant is being set up in Okhla here at a cost of 145 million euros and will be operational within three years, said Suez Group's Senior Executive Vice President Ana Giros Calpe, who was in the national capital recently. Besides this, a 72 million euros water distribution project in Mangalore will kick off within a month, Calpe added.

    Last year at the talks in Katowice, Poland, countries failed to finalise the rules for carbon markets and trading and they agreed to resolve their difference by this year’s annual meeting. However, a resolution on the carbon markets continues to elude.

    Garg had quit as the vice-president of revenue management at IndiGo a few weeks back. He now has a role in which he will be in-charge of areas such as network and revenue management, marketing and sales, and cargo of AirAsia India.

    NITI Aayog CEO said that India's process of urbanisation & using technology to leapfrog has just begun.

    The Statement of Objects and Reasons justifies the amendment by reference to the religious persecution of minorities in these countries, but the term persecution occurs nowhere in the text of the amended law, and an illegal migrant is not required to establish that s/he was driven out by religious persecution.

    "Due to favourable meteorological conditions, dense to very dense fog in some pockets are very likely to occur over the plains of northwest India and dense fog in isolated pockets over Bihar, Odisha, north Madhya Pradesh, and northeast India during in morning hours during next 2-3 days," IMD stated in its All India Weather Warning Bulletin.

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