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Friday , May 19 , 2017

Sweden drops Assange investigation, but UK cops say he still faces arrest

May 19, 2017
Swedish prosecutors dropped an investigation on Friday of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over a rape allegation, but British police said he would still be arrested if he left the Ecuadorean...   | Read..

Pakistan to change legal team at ICJ

May 19, 2017
Pakistan will form a new team of lawyers to present its case against Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav at the world court, Sartaj Aziz, the Prime Minister's advisor on...   | Read..

No changing June 30 Aadhaar deadline for welfare schemes, govt tells SC

May 19, 2017
The government will not push back the June 30 deadline by which people benefiting from social welfare schemes are supposed to have the biometric Aadhhaar identification,...   | Read..

We are in a state of readiness, Jaitley says, as panel sets GST rates for services

May 19, 2017
The Goods & Services Tax regime due to come into effect in July has put services under four slabs, but continued the exemption on education and healthcare, Union...   | Read..

Former coal secretary Gupta convicted, sentencing on Monday

May 19, 2017
A special court here on Friday convicted former coal secretary H.C. Gupta in a coal scam case.   | Read..

Opec looking at extending output cut

May 19, 2017
An OPEC panel reviewing scenarios for next week's policy-setting meeting is looking at the option of deepening and extending an OPEC-led deal to reduce oil output, OPEC...   | Read..
A car careened through Times Square and ploughed through a crowd of pedestrians in one of New York City’s most congested corridors around...   | Read..
Quote of the Day

The ICJ order has come as a great relief

Sushma Swaraj

Nation RSS
Tougher battle ahead for Jadhav release
The International Court of Justice today barred Pakistan from executing former Indian naval officer ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Vikram at grave upsets Sonika family
Actor Vikram Chatterjee has been visiting model Sonika Singh Chauhan's grave at the Lower Circular R...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
TMC tally tells a tale
Trinamul's vote share is 96 per cent.   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Conviction endgame for don raj
RJD chief Lalu Prasad used to openly call former MP Prabhunath Singh a " goonda (goon)" wh...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Alliance barb at Harka
Minister Aroop Biswas today blamed Harka Bahadur Chhetri for Trinamul's failure to strike an allianc...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Gunning for final spot with an eye on the sky
One task done, over to the next. The Kolkata Knight Riders will face the Mumbai Indians in Qualifier...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Trump says he is witch-hunt target
President Trump lashed out today at his predecessor, President Barack Obama, and his former campaign...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
SoftBank cash in Paytm wallet
Japanese conglomerate SoftBank has pumped $1.4 billion (over Rs 9,079 crore) into One97 Communicatio...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Transport office touts get the boot
Ranchi district transport officer (DTO) Nagendra Paswan on Thursday ordered applications for driving...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
CISF likely custodian of Dhola-Sadiya bridge
The Assam government has sent a proposal to the Union ministry of road transport and highways to han...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Go digital, net more revenue
After a record collection of Rs 100.13 crore revenue from various taxes, the civic body has decided ...   | Read..