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Power generation to be termed manufacturing, pay 15% corp tax
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) As part of efforts to incentivise the power sector and make its operations viable, the government is looking to extend the benefit of lower corporate tax to electricity generating units by qualifying their activity as manufacturing.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy,Politics
Punjab, NHAI to start work on Delhi-Amritsar-Katra section
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) Chairman Sukhbir Singh Sandhu on Monday agreed to expeditiously start work on the Delhi-Amritsar-Katra expressway project.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
'Efforts on to repatriate remains of kidnapped Goa sailor'
Panaji, Jan 20 (IANS) The Goa government's Commissioner for NRI affairs Narendra Sawaikar on Monday said efforts were being made to repatriate the remains of a Goan seafarer, Britto D'Silva, who was among the 20 seamen who were kidnapped from cargo carrier MV Duke by Nigerian pirates in December.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
2020 year of rebirth of secularism, liberalism: Khurshid
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Monday took to social media to share his views on the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and said that though people are talking about New India but we are witnessing the rebirth of India and 2020 is the year of the rebirth of secularism and liberalism.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
IMF cuts India's growth rate to 4.8%, calls it 'negative surprise'
United Nations, Jan 20 (IANS) Calling it one of the "negative surprises", the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Monday sharply cut India's growth estimate for the current fiscal to 4.8 per cent, darkening the economic picture from the rosy 7.5 per cent made this time last year.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United States,Business/Economy
Will pass Assembly resolution against CAA: Mamata
Kolkata, Jan 20 (IANS) The West Bengal government is planning to pass a resolution in the state Assembly against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act in the next three-four days, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Monday.
2020-01-20
Category: India, West Bengal,National
Three killed in Sikh group clash in London, two held
London, Jan 20 (IANS) Two Sikhs have been arrested after three men from the community were stabbed to death in a single attack on Sunday night here, a media report said on Monday.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Diaspora
Haryana passes Constitutional Amendment to extend reservations
Chandigarh, Jan 20 (IANS) The Haryana Assembly on Monday unanimously passed a motion to ratify the 126th Constitutional Amendment to extend reservations for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in Punjab for another 10 years.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
ED quizzes Karti on buying assets abroad via sell firms
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Karti Chidambaram, son of former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, here on Monday, appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for questioning as summoned in connection with alleged violation of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) in the INX media case.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
BJP, AAP miffed with railway official calling Goa MLA Portuguese
Panaji, Jan 20 (IANS) Ruling and opposition political parties in Goa, including the BJP, on Monday demanded the resignation of South Western Railway manager Ajay Kumar Singh after he during a verbal duel with Goa BJP MLA Alina Saldanha allegedly suggested that she was of Portuguese descent.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Lord Hall to step down as BBC's DG in summer
London, Jan 20 (IANS) Tony Hall is set to step down as director general of the BBC in the summer, after seven years in the role, the organisation reported on Monday.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Media
82% of total students registered for winter semester: JNU
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Three days post the deadline for registration for the winter semester in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), the administration of the varsity has claimed that 82% of the total 8,500 enrolled students have cleared their hostel dues.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
Saibaba birthplace row resolved: BJP
Mumbai, Jan 20 (IANS) Amid speculation that Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has withdrawn his remark on the birthplace of the Shirdi saint Saibaba, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil said, here on Monday, the controversy was resolved amicably.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics,Religion
Adulthood linked to lower amount of physical activity
New York, Jan 20 (IANS) Leaving school and getting a job both lead to a drop in the amount of physical activity, while becoming a mother is linked to increased weight gain, researchers have found.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
Akhtar lauds Rohit's effort after Bengaluru win
Lahore, Jan 20 (IANS) Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhthar was all praise for India opener Rohit Sharma as he amassed a well-paced 119 to help India chase down the 287-run target and win the 3rd ODI against Australia at Bengaluru on Sunday.
2020-01-20
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
De-radicalisation centres in Kashmir will be welcome: DGP
Srinagar, Jan 20 (IANS) Supporting the idea of de-radicalisation centres in Kashmir, as suggested by Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, J&K Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh said such a move was welcome.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Kashmir
Robert Vadra probe: Questions that Thampi evaded
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has claimed that NRI businessman C.C. Thampi who was arrested in connection with the money laundering probe against Robert Vadra has "failed" to answer various questions during the interrogation.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Aus Open: Federer, Serena start with easy wins on opening day
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Roger Federer and Serena Williams got off to clinical starts in the opening round of the Australian Open on Monday. While Federer brushed aside Steve Johnson to race into the second round, Serena thrashed Anastasia Potapova.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
JGU VC to speak at World Economic Forum in Davos
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) Vice Chancellor, Professor (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar, will be speaking in three separate sessions at this year's World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland from January 21-24. He is the only Vice-Chancellor from India invited to speak at Davos this year.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
Twitter erupts after bureaucrat in MP heckled
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) A video showing the District Collector Nidhi Nivedita slapping an unruly protester and Deputy Collector Priya Verma indulging in a street fight is doing the rounds on the Internet. The clip showed a man pulling Priya Verma by her hair after she slapped her during a melee amid heavy police presence.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
Twitter erupts after Deputy Collector in MP gets heckled
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) A video showing Madhya Pradesh's Rajgarh district Deputy Collector Priya Verma indulging in a street fight is doing the rounds on the Internet.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston's backstage moment at SAG Awards
Los Angeles, Jan 20 (IANS) Hollywood star Brad Pitt and his former wife Jennifer Aniston were spotted reuniting backstage to celebrate his win at the Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG).
2020-01-20
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Aus Open: Prajnesh's first round match rescheduled due to rain
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Rain played spoilsport in India's top-ranked tennis player Prajnesh Gunneswaran's Australian Open first-round match against Japanese Tatsuma Ito as it had to be rescheduled for Tuesday.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Shaheen Bagh protestors look to Jan 22 SC hearing
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) The Shaheen Bagh protest entered 37th day here on Monday as protestors are not willing to quit without a concrete result on the new Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
Twitter abuzz as Nadda becomes new BJP President
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Twitterati on Monday congratulated J.P. Nadda after he was elected unopposed as the new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
Thampi: A typical rags-to-riches story
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 20 (IANS) Starting off by doing odd jobs after moving to the Middle East in the 1980s, arrested NRI businessman C.C. Thampi's story is a typical rags-to-riches one.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Kerala,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Diaspora,Business/Economy,Politics
Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro in Martin Scorsese's next
Los Angeles, Jan 20 (IANS) Hollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro will star in filmmaker Hollywood maestro Martin Scorsese's upcoming film, "Killers Of The Flower Moon".
2020-01-20
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Rahul Gandhi to address anti-CAA rally in Jaipur on Jan 28
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will address an anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) rally in Jaipur on January 28. It will be his third rally against the CAA after Delhi and Guwahati.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
2 Delhi schools among CBSE-Adobe Creativity Challenge winners
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Springdales School (Pusa Road) and East Point School (Vasundhara Enclave) were among the three winners of the 'Creativity Challenge' organised by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and Adobe India in the National Capital Region (NCR), the company announced on Monday.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Technology
Punjab challenges CAT order to set aside DGP's appointment
Chandigarh, Jan 20 (IANS) Punjab government on Monday moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court against the decision of the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) that set aside the appointment of Director General of Police (DGP) Dinkar Gupta.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
3 terrorists killed in encounter in Shopian, J&K
Srinagar, Jan 20 (IANS) Three terrorists of the proscribed terrorist outfit Hizbul Mujahideen were gunned down by security forces in an encounter in Kashmir's Shopian district on Monday, the Army said.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
7 killed in Indonesia bridge collapse
Jakarta, Jan 20 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and three reported missing after a flash flood made a crowded hanging bridge over a river in Indonesia collapse, officials said on Monday.
2020-01-20
Category: International, Indonesia,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Nadda now certain to be BJP president: Swamy
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) BJP Rajya Sabha member of Parliament Subramanian Swamy on Monday said that Jagat Prakash Nadda is now certain to be the president of the party after it trended on Twitter following the announcement by the party.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
Brother linked to suicide, Goa Minister must resign: Congress
Panaji, Jan 20 (IANS) The Congress in Goa on Monday demanded the resignation of Panchayat Minister Mauvin Godinho, after the latter's brother Wilson, was booked for alleged abetment in the suicide of former sarpanch Prakash Naik last week.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Don't allow tech to take control of lives: PM to students
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that students should look at technology as a friend even as he cautioned them against allowing technology to take control of their lives. The Prime Minister was addressing a select audience of students, teachers and parents at the 'Pariksha Pe Charcha' event, on Monday.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Politics
B'desh sentences 10 to death over 2001 rally blast
Dhaka, Jan 20 (IANS) A Bangladesh court on Monday sentenced 10 members of the banned militant outfit Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami (Huji) to death over the 2001 blasts at a political rally here.
2020-01-20
Category: International, Bangladesh,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Charlize Theron's kids consider Oscar nomination 'waste of time'
Los Angeles, Jan 20 (IANS) Actress Charlize Theron's children are not hopeful when it comes to her chances of victory at the 2020 Oscars.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
3 terrorists killed in encounter in Shopian, J&K
Srinagar, Jan 20 (IANS) Three terrorists were gunned down by security forces in an encounter in Kashmir's Shopian district on Monday.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Terrorism
Had no choice but leave royal family: Prince Harry (Ld)
London, Jan 20 (IANS) The UK's Prince Harry said that he and his wife Meghan Markle had no choice but to stand down from their royal family duties, while insisting that the couple was not "not walking away" but felt "great sadness" over the new arrangement.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Modi cites Kumble, Dravid, Laxman as icons of motivation
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday gave the example of spin-legend Anil Kumble bowling with injury during a match against West Indies and Rahul Dravid and V.V.S. Laxman partnership of 376 runs in a test match against Australia as the "power of motivation and positive thinking".
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Politics
Crashed Ukrainian jet's black box still in Iran
Tehran, Jan 20 (IANS) The black box of a Ukrainian passenger plane that was mistakenly downed near Tehran is still in Iran and no decision has been made to send it abroad, a civil aviation official said.
2020-01-20
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
7 dead in a major road accident in Rajasthan
Jaipur, Jan 20 (IANS) Seven people lost their lives while one sustained critical injuries on Sunday night when a Fortuner they were travelling in was hit by a vehicle in Nyama village near a private hotel on Fatehpur-Sujangarh National Highway 58, in Churu district.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
This blood test may predict onset of tuberculosis
London, Jan 20 (IANS) Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have revealed a blood test could predict the onset of tuberculosis three to six months before people become unwell, a finding which could help better target antibiotics and save countless lives.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Diaspora,Health/Medicine
SC declines immediate stay on Electoral Bonds Scheme
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday refused to consider a plea seeking immediate stay on Electoral Bond Scheme. A bench headed by Chief Justice S.A. Bobde and comprising Justices B.R. Gavai and Surya Kant asked the Election Commission to file a response within two weeks.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
3 capitals Bill tabled in Andhra Assembly (LD)
Amaravati, Jan 20 (IANS) Sealing the fate of Amaravati as the Andhra Pradesh capital, a Bill was tabled in the Assembly on Monday to develop Visakhapatnam and Kurnool as the two other state capitals.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
VP posts photo of TN CM working in field
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Vice President Venkaiah Naidu has posted an image of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami in an agricultural field with a sickle in his hand, and praised him for not "forgetting his roots".
2020-01-20
Category: India, Delhi,National
Suspected ISI agent arrested in Varanasi
Lucknow, Jan 20 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) have arrested an ISI agent for Varanasi. The accused had taken photos of army installations and was sending them to Pakistan.
2020-01-20
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Terrorism
Pak team in Beijing for FATF Working Group meeting
Islamabad, Jan 20 (IANS) A Pakistani delegation has arrived in Beijing for highly important three-day face-to-face talks with the global money laundering watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Working Group, slated to begin on Tuesday.
2020-01-20
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Hacker leaks passwords for 5 lakh Internet-connected devices
San Francisco, Jan 20 (IANS) A hacker has leaked usernames and passwords of over five lakh servers, routers and Internet of Things (IoT) devices on the Dark Web which can be used to install malware on Internet-connected devices at home or at work.
2020-01-20
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Commuter alleges threatened by Shaheen Bagh protesters
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) A commuter on Sunday filed a case against the anti-CAA protesters at Shaheeen Bagh, saying he had been threatened by them when he asked them to let him pass and sought a removal of the "blockade", police said.
2020-01-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident