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Unable to pay betting debts, man seeks help from PM Narendra Modi after being...

Video of a man seeking help from the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that he has been threatened for not paying the bookies after losing money in cricket betting, has prompted...

No pre-poll alliance with Goa Forward a mistake: Digvijaya Singh

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh. (PTI) Around one-and-a-half month after the Congress failed to grab the opportunity to form government in Goa, party leader Digvijaya Singh today said “not having a pre-poll...

Most places renamed by China have Dalai Lama, Tibet links: Expert

Bumla, the place where the Dalai Lama made his first stopover during his April 4-13 visit to Arunachal Pradesh, has also been renamed by the Chinese as Bumola.(Reuters) Most of the...

HDFC expects govt’s housing subsidy scheme to be game-changer

Under the scheme, the government provides interest subsidy up to 6.5 per cent to first time home buyer with household income up to Rs 1.5 lakh per month. (Reuters) HDFC, which...

MCD polls 2017: Voting begins for Delhi municipal elections

The verdict of the poll will have political ramifications beyond the capital’s borders and reshape the political equations here. (Representative Image: PTI) Voting began this morning for the Delhi municipal polls...

Sounders expect best effort from host L.A. Galaxy

LA Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes wraps a hand over the shoulder of Sounders FC midfielder Cristian Roldan in the first half during a game between the Seattle Sounders FC and LA...

Sharks’ Brent Burns refocuses for critical Game 6 vs. Oilers

Sharks defenseman Brent Burns (88) checks Benoit Pouliot (67) of the Edmonton Oilers in Game 1 of the first round playoff series at Rogers Place on April 12. SAN JOSE —...

Pass on cost reduction from GST to consumers: Finance Minister Capt Abhimanyu to industry

There will be only one interface from the side of dealers or businesses and all offices of the government will also converge into single window for revenue collection. Traders and businessmen...

Death toll rises to nine in Bengal violence, six arrested

“Nine people have died so far in the crude bomb explosion following clashes between two groups in Birbhum district’s Labpur since Friday,N. Sudheer Kumar.(PTI) With two more persons succumbing to their...

Include bidi in demerit goods under GST regime, oncologists urge PM Narendra Modi

Oncologists from 108 cancer centres, led by Tata Memorial Centre, pleaded with Modi in a letter to end the serious anomaly of low tax on bidis in the Goods and Services...