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December 18, 2017

Rs 7,961-cr undisclosed income unearthed post note ban

New Delhi: Since demonestisation in November last year, the Income Tax Department unearthed undisclosed income of Rs 7,961 crore till March this year, Parliament was informed on Monday. Minister of State for Finance Pon Radhakrishnan…

Odisha govt effects major IAS reshuffle

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government today effected a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy involving as many as 17 IAS officers. Shalini Pandit, a 2001-batch IAS officer, who is serving as the Mission Director, National Health Mission, has been…

Lessons From The Gujarat Verdict

There are two ways to look at the Gujarat election results. You can either say it was a tremendous achievement on the part of the BJP to have beaten the anti-incumbency of five consecutive terms in office to retain power. You can also see…

3 killed, 31 wounded in Afghan car bombing

Kabul: At least three people were killed and 31 others injured after a suicide car bombing struck a police checkpoint in Lashkar Gah, capital of Afghanistan's southern province of Helmand on Monday, officials said. The incident occurred…

BJP retains Gujarat, snatches Himachal from Congress

Gandhinagar/Shimla: The BJP on Monday just managed to hold on to power in Gujarat, edging past the half-way mark to clinch a sixth term in government, but wrested Himachal Pradesh from Congress with a comfortable majority. Overcoming…

12 persons killed in Mumbai eatery blaze

Mumbai: At least 12 persons, including a Nepali national, were killed and another two injured when a major fire engulfed a dry snacks and sweetmeats shop here early on Monday, officials said. According to the BMC Disaster Control, the…