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Sitharaman says Centre not reneging from responsibility on GST compensation, slams critics over `Act of God' remark

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- : Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that the Central government was not reneging from its responsibility on GST compensation and the issue will be discussed in ... Read More


541 medical colleges across India with capacity of 80,312 MBBS seats: MoS Choubey

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- : There are currently 541 medical colleges across the country with a capacity of 80,312 MBBS seats, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Kumar Choubey s... Read More


Farmers' protest running out of steam but pressure on JJP to take acid test

Chandigarh,, Sept. 19 -- The farmers' unrest in Haryana over the enactment of three controversial farm legislations by the Parliament seems to be running out of steam. But politics is now taking the c... Read More


Ali Zaidi asks Bilawal to stop making immature statements

Pakistan, Sept. 19 -- Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi on Friday asked PPP Co-Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari to stop giving irresponsible statements or to provide evidence ... Read More


Andhra BJP leaders put under house arrest for planning rallies against attacks on temples

India, Sept. 19 -- Scores of Bharatiya Janata Party leaders in Andhra Pradesh were placed under house arrest and hundreds of activists were taken into preventive custody on Friday in a bid to thwart t... Read More


Himachal legislators' area development fund restored

SHIMLA,, Sept. 19 -- Five months after suspending the MLA local area development (MLALAD) fund in view of financial difficulties arising due to the novel coronavirus crisis, Himachal chief minister Ja... Read More


Country can't survive with divisive agenda, SC says in Sudarshan TV case

India, Sept. 19 -- "A particular community cannot be targeted" in the name of investigative journalism: SC Agencies / New Delhi Supreme Court on Friday took strong objection to the Bindas Bol progra... Read More


RS: Bills to reduce salary, perks of MPs, Ministers by 30 pc moved

Jammu, Sept. 19 -- Union Ministers G Kishan Reddy and Pralhad Joshi moved the Salaries and Allowances of Ministers (Amendment) Bill, 2020 and the Salary, Allowances and Pension of Members of Parliamen... Read More


Ruckus in LS over Anurag's comments

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- Opposition MPs are creating a ruckus in the House as Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is introducing the Taxation and Other Laws (Relaxation and Amendment of Certain Provisio... Read More


Critics misleading farmers: PM on farm bills

Jammu, Sept. 19 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday took on critics of his government's farm liberalisation plan, a day after the lower House passed two of the three farm bills, accusing detract... Read More