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  • NDA’s Presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind gets support from another faction of AIADMK led by OPS

    The candidature of Ramnath Kovind got further boost for the Presidential election, as the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Paneerselvam led faction of AIADMK also decided to support the NDA candidate. Speaking to newspersons at Chennai today, Paneerselvam said that heeding to the BJP President Amit Shah’s request, the faction has decided to support […]

    GST registration for existing Service Tax, Excise, VAT to reopen on June 25th

    Government has said a new window for registration for Goods and Services Tax for excise, service tax and VAT payers will reopen on June 25th.  Talking to media, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said traders and businessmen can enroll themselves on GSTN website. Two rounds of registration have already taken place.  80 percent of the 80 […]

    NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind gets support of AIADMK (Amma) & JD(U)

    NDA proposed Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind got a boost with the AIADMK (Amma) faction, led by Chief Minister K Palaniswami announced its support to him.  This came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi rang up Mr Palaniswami to seek his party’s support for the National Democratic Alliance nominee.  A press release issued by the AIADMK […]

    Yoga is binding the whole world with India: PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appealed people to make Yoga a part of their lives. Addressing the gathering at Ramabai Ambedkar Ground in Lucknow, where the main event of Yoga Day celebrations was held Wednesday morning, Mr Modi said, Yoga has been a part of Indian tradition and it integrates the people. He said, yoga […]

    3rd edition of International Yoga Day being celebrated world-wide today

    International Yoga Day is being celebrated world-wide. From New Delhi to New York and Paris to Panama, Yoga Day celebrations are taking place as about 5,000 events are being held across 180 countries to mark the day. According to the United Nations, UN, the theme of this year is “Yoga for Health”. It highlights the […]

    Russia warns US-led coalition fighting in Syria

    Russia has warned the US-led coalition fighting in Syria that it will view its aircraft as targets, after the US shot down a Syrian military plane on Sunday. Russia’s Defence Ministry said in Moscow yesterday that it would view as targets any flying objects over Syria in the areas of the country where its air […]

    India re-nominates Justice Dalveer Bhandari to ICJ

    India has re-nominated Justice Dalveer Bhandari as its candidate for another term as judge at the International Court of Justice (ICJ). Justice Bhandari was elected in April 2012 during simultaneous balloting in both the General Assembly and the Security Council to a seat on the ICJ. His current term runs through February next year. India […]

    President to launch GST on midnight of 30th June

    Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said, Goods and Services Tax (GST) will officially be launched on 30th June midnight. Briefing media in New Delhi, Mr Jaitley said the launch function will be held exactly at midnight in the Central Hall of Parliament. He said President, Prime Minister, Vice-President, Chief Ministers, and Opposition leaders […]

    World gears up for International Yoga Day 2017

    With the third United Nations International Day of Yoga just around the corner, yoga enthusiasts in India and several other countries have already began participating in events to mark the occasion. Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday inspected preparations of Yoga Day celebrations, to be attended by Prime Minister […]

    GST Council relaxes return filing rules for July, August

    The GST Council has relaxed return filing rules for businesses for the first two months of the rollout of the new indirect tax regime. As per the revised return filing timeline decided by the Council, for July, the sale returns will have to be filed by September 5 instead of August 10. The GST council […]