23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
04 Aug 2016
New Delhi: As much as the cool weather soothes your soul after a rough summer, the monsoon is not everyone's favourite time of the year.
08 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will reduce tax evasion and improve ease of doing business by engendering a common market throughout the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today as he moved the modified constitution amendment bill in the Lok Sabha.
08 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Monday took up for discussion the amendments to the Goods and Services Tax Bill with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stating that there was a wide consensus on the legislation.
18 Jul 2016
New Delhi: From your hair to your feet -- it's essential to take precautions against the beauty woes that the monsoon season brings on, says an expert.
07 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Major tax reform--Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill—will be taken up by Lok Sabha on Monday, with virtually all political parties backing this legislation.
28 Jul 2016
Beijing: China today responded cautiously to the transgression by its troops in Uttarakhand, saying it needs to verify the "authenticity of the report" about incursion and asserted that PLA soldiers have always abided by agreements to maintain peace and stability along the border.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Chinese troops recently violated the border in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand area and were seen camping along with arms despite the two nations having agreed to keep it a demilitarised area.
18 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Opposition would seek to corner the government for its "attempts to destabilise" states ruled by it and the Kashmir unrest in the Monsoon Session of Parliament from today, but also support the GST Bill which Prime Minister Narendra Modi said was of "national importance".
03 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha on Tuesday witnessed heated exchanges between Congress and Samajwadi Party (SP) members over recent instances of rape in Uttar Pradesh particularly the gangrape of a mother and daughter in Bulandshahr, with the government saying law and order was a state matter but the incidents were highly condemnable.