03 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the pan-India Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime was an example of federalism at its best, and will go a long way in boosting the revenues of both the Centre and the state governments.
15 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said every major global agency has ranked in India the best investment destination, even as the country's economy has continued to grow well despite the global gloom.
03 Aug 2016
Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor says that language should not curb any actor's enthusiasm and that she is open to doing Russian, Chinese or French films if the script and her character is good.
26 Jul 2016
Paris: Two men armed with blades who took several people hostage in a church in France's northern Normandy region today were neutralized, the government said.
21 Jul 2016
Madrid: Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has ruled out the possibility of signing Juventus football club's French midfielder Paul Pogba for sporting reasons, Spanish sports newspaper Marca reported on Tuesday.
14 Jul 2016
Paris: France was informed of a planned terror attack on its team at the Rio Olympics, according to the head of military intelligence cited in an official document.
10 Jul 2016
Parsi: Hosts France are aiming to win their third European Championship today when they face Portugal in the Euro 2016 final with the outcome potentially hinging on the teams' attacking talismans Cristiano Ronaldo and Antoine Griezmann.
18 Jul 2016
Hyderabad: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan today said India has a long way to catch up with China on per capita GDP and will need years of strong growth but cautioned against expanding economy at the cost of environment. China's per capita GDP is about four times of India's, he said.
17 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Taking his critics head-on, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has challenged them to show how inflation is "very low" before accusing him of "being behind the curve" in his focus on containing price rise than on growth and debunked such criticism as mere 'dialogues'.
15 Jul 2016
Nice: A gunman at the wheel of a heavy truck ploughed into a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice last night, killing at least 84 people and injuring scores more in what President Francois Hollande called a terrorist act. Following the attack, France has declared three-day national mourning.