The Telegraph
Friday, December 15, 2017
 

SC pushes back date for linking Aadhaar with phones, welfare to Mar 31

First published on 15-Dec-2017
The Supreme Court on Friday extended till March 31 next year the deadline for mandatory linking of the Aadhaar biometric identification number with various services and welfare schemes.   | Read..

GST council meets Saturday to discuss e-bill, check evasion

First published on 15-Dec-2017
The all-powerful GST Council will meet on Saturday to discuss early implementation of e-way bill as well as ways to plug tax evasion.   | Read..

DeMo caused some disruptions, but potential benefits ahead: IMF

First published on 15-Dec-2017
Demonetisation caused some temporary disruptions in India's economic activity due to cash shortages, but the effects are dissipating, the International Monetary Fund has said.   | Read..

NGT won't spare 2-wheelers in crackdown on Delhi air pollution

First published on 15-Dec-2017
The National Green Tribunal on Friday dismissed the Aam Aadmi Party government's review plea seeking exemption for two-wheelers in odd-even scheme, saying such a relaxation...   | Read..

Draft law on instant talaq cleared

First published on 15-Dec-2017
The government on Friday approved a draft law under which the practice of giving instant triple talaq would be made illegal and void and would attract a jail term of three...   | Read..

Cong protests PM's remarks on Manmohan, forces adjournment of Rajya Sabha

First published on 15-Dec-2017
Congress members on Friday forced the adjournment of the Rajya Sabha by raising slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks at an election rally in Gujarat last...   | Read..
Prime Minister Narendra Modi shows the ink mark on his finger after voting at Ranip in Ahmedabad during the second phase of the Gujarat elections...   | Read..
 
Quote of the Day

The EC is sleeping on the job

P. CHIDAMBARAM