GST made India more tax-compliant society: President

   New Delhi, July 1: President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) had made India a more tax-compliant society while also enhancing the ease of doing business. On the first anniversary of the implementation of the GST, the Pre

Punjab vigilance books Akali Dal leader

Punjab vigilance books Akali Dal leader   Chandigarh, July 1 : The Punjab Vigilance Bureau on Sunday registered a case of disproportionate assets against senior Shiromani Akali Dal leader Dyal Singh Kolianwali. A Bureau spokesman said that Kolianwali has been booked for

Family portraits glimpse into Napoleon’s intimate life  

Family portraits glimpse into Napoleon’s intimate life   London, July 1 : A rare collection of miniature portraits of Napoleon Bonaparte and his family is set to glimpse into a more intimate side to the French statesman and military leader. The items are among 44 l

Maldives opposition announces new presidential candidate

Maldives opposition announces new presidential candidate   Male, July 1 : Maldives’ main opposition party has named veteran lawmaker Ibrahim Mohamed Solih as its presidential candidate after former president Mohamed Nasheed withdrew his candidacy, authorities said on Sund

Thousands protest across US against Trump’s immigration po...

Thousands protest across US against Trump’s immigration policies   Washington, July 1 : Thousands of Americans from all walks of life took to the streets of cities across the US and chanted “families belong together”, nearly two months after President Donald Trump implemented the &

Arrest in threats to kill senior Indian-American official’...

Arrest in threats to kill senior Indian-American official’s children   New York, July 1 : A person has been arrested and charged with threatening to kill the children of Ajit Pai, the head of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC), according to a court

New algorithm that may predict your intelligence

New algorithm that may predict your intelligence New York, June 30 : Be careful if you lie about your IQ as researchers have developed a machine-learning algorithm that may tell how smart you are by looking at a scan of your brain.

How ablation may help treat atrial fibrillation

How ablation may help treat atrial fibrillation New York, June 30 : Using catheter-based ablation instead of medications alone may reduce the risks of death and stroke in patients with the common form of heart arrhythmia known as atrial fibrillation (AFib), a

LG stresses on native, fruit-bearing species for Delhi

LG stresses on native, fruit-bearing species for Delhi New Delhi, June 29 : Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal on Friday directed greening agencies in the city to plant more native and fruit-bearing species wherever feasible and also to explore the possibility of

Iran vows to overcome US sanction pressures

Iran vows to overcome US sanction pressures Tehran, June 30 : Iran will overcome the new wave of sanction pressures by the US, a senior Iranian official said on Friday. “The American officials believe that Iran would