08 Apr 2015
Guwahati: Peaceful polling is going on in 40 constituencies of Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) in four Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD) on Wednesday.
29 Mar 2016
New Delhi: A large number of gold traders and jewellers continued their strike for the 28th day today in protest against the proposed one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
06 Apr 2015
Guwahati: Balloting will take place on Wednesday to elect a new Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC), which administers four Bodo-dominated districts in Assam.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: JNU students who have been punished by the university in connection with the controversial February 9 event yesterday began an indefinite hunger strike to demand revocation of punitive action.
21 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Jewellery stocks today rose sharply by up to 8 per cent after jewellers called off their 18-day old strike demanding rollback of proposed excise duty on non- silver jewellery.
23 May 2016
Hanoi: Barack Obama today confirmed that Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a US strike, hailing his death as an "important milestone" in efforts to bring peace to Afghanistan.
23 May 2016
Washington/Kabul: Afghan Taliban supremo Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a rare US drone strike deep inside Pakistan, Afghanistan announced yesterday, inflicting a body blow to the insurgents and removing a major "threat" to the fragile peace process in the war-torn country.
22 May 2016
Washington: The United States conducted a drone strike on Saturday against the leader of Afghan Taliban, likely killing him on the Pakistan side of the remote border region with Afghanistan in a mission authorized by US President Barack Obama, officials said.
15 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The protest by gold and jewellery traders entered the 14th day today even as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rejected demands for rollback of one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
04 Apr 2016
New Delhi: A large number of jewellery establishments in the country remained shut for the 34th day today to protest against one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.