Don’t give religious colour to lynching: Naidu

Don’t give religious colour to lynching: Naidu
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“Lynching or killing any human being is condemnable, barbaric and civilized society cannot accept it. It is for the law enforcement agencies of the respective states to take the strongest possible action,” Naidu told reporters. “Let us not give it a religious colour. Let us not divide the society,” he said.

July 1, 2017 at 04:19AM
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Why Cong thinks launch boycott was sound strategy

Why Cong thinks launch boycott was sound strategy
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Congress’s boycott of the midnight Parliament session cannot be seen as divorced from its peeve over BJP’s opposition that denied UPA authorship of the GST. The decision to stay away also appears linked to the party’s belief that cooperating with PM Modi only brought it some condescension.

July 1, 2017 at 08:19AM
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NIA will recommend LOC trade shutdown

NIA will recommend LOC trade shutdown
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The NIA probe into the barter trade between India and Pakistan at LoC is almost finalized with the agency arriving at a decision to write to the government recommending closure of the trade which agency sources say is largely being misused to fund terror activities and fuel civil unrest in J&K.

July 1, 2017 at 04:09AM
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Are mice, fires excuses to deny info, asks CIC

Are mice, fires excuses to deny info, asks CIC
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Can mice or fire destroying files be an adequate excuse not to give information under the RTI Act? That’s a question that the central information commission has asked officials in response to a complaint filed by an RTI applicant who claimed that he had been denied information by the department concerned on the basis that the files were “missing”.

July 1, 2017 at 04:13AM
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Freedom at midnight from tax terrorism: PM Modi

Freedom at midnight from tax terrorism: PM Modi
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The goods and services tax, a radical step towards the country’s transformation into a common market, became a reality at the stroke of midnight with Prime Minister Narendra Modi billing it a “good and simple tax” which would help businessmen by putting an end to tax terrorism and inspector raj.

July 1, 2017 at 06:55AM
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GST will help in lowering inflation, propelling GDP: Arun Jaitley

GST will help in lowering inflation, propelling GDP: Arun Jaitley
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“Inflation will come down, tax avoidance will be difficult, India’s GDP will be benefited and extra resources will be used for welfare of poor and weaker section,” Jaitley said. He further said that 17 transaction taxes in states and centre and 23 cesses would be subsumed in GST

July 1, 2017 at 04:49AM
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