How European economic major Germany nixed Chinese plans on Kashmir in UNSC
ET has learnt that Germany advocated that there has been improvement on the ground situation in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir and that there was no necessity to call another meeting of UNSC on the matter.
Anti evasion wing of Mumbai Central GST busts major illegal gold movement channel
“The customs and GST officials have raised their drive to c...
CBI set for major rejig, officers at same posts for long to be shifted
A CBI source said that the transfers are part of a "routine" exercise ...
Major differences among UN members over India's permanent membership in UNSC: China
China, which has veto power in the UNSC being one of its five permanent members, has been stonewalling India's efforts to become permanent member of the powerful UN body for years, pointing out lack of consensus even though the other four -- US, UK, France and Russia -- have backed New Delhi's membership.
Housing sales across 9 major cities drops 30% in Q3
Compared to 91,464 units sold during the quarter last year, only 64,034 homes were sold across the nine markets in Q3 this year.
Major tragedy averted in Kashmir; IED recovered from under a bridge
A major tragedy averted in Jammu and Kashmir, security forces on Monday recovered Improvised Explosive Device (IED) placed under a bridge. O...
Stephen King receives major backlash after his tweet on ‘diversity in matters of art’ goes viral
The author received major backlash due to his tweets.
Impeachment trial to start next Tuesday: Mitch McConnell
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the impeachment trial could start this week, but significant proceedings would launch next Tuesd...
Centre to set up panel to examine issues on royalty rates for major minerals
The Centre has decided to set up an 11-member panel including mines secretaries from various states, to examine issues pertaining to the revision of rates of royalty for minerals.
Astros fire GM, manager over sign stealing scandal
Astros manager AJ Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow were fired Monday after the pair were suspended by Major League Baseball for the tea...
New Army deputy-chief to look after ops & strategic planning post-Doklam
The need for the new post of Deputy Chief of Army Staff (Strategy) or DCOAS (S) was acutely felt during the 73-day troop confrontation between India and China at Doklam near the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction in June-August 2017
Majority of Americans favor wealth tax on very rich
Among the 4,441 respondents to the poll, 64% strongly or somewhat agreed that "the very rich should contribute an extra share of their total wealth each year to support public programs" - the essence of a wealth tax. Results were similar across gender, race and household income.
History written after Independence overlooked several major aspects: PM Modi
Modi dedicated to the nation four refurbished heritage buildings of the city - the Old Currency Building, the Belvedere House, the Metcalfe House and the Victoria Memorial Hall.
HDFC completes majority acquisition in Apollo Munich
New Delhi, Jan 9 () Mortgage lender HDFC on Thursday said it has completed the acquisition of majority stake in Apollo Munich Health Insurance for Rs 1,495.81 crore.
Majority of political leaders in J&K free now: Ram Madhav
Majority of the leaders are free now. About 20-25 of them are still in detention. I am hopeful that they will be set free by the end of this month or maybe next few weeks," he told PTI here on the sidelines of an event.
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