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Jun 12 2017

Maha govt announces loan waiver; farmers call off protests

However, it is unlikely that the whole of Rs 31,000 crore loan amount would be waived off, though Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had said that the waiver would be "hi...

Jun 12 2017

Iran Sends Five Planes of Food to Qatar

But it was importing 80 percent of its food from bigger Gulf Arab neighbours before they cut ties and is now in talks with Iran and Turkey to secure food and water supp...

Jun 12 2017

Maharashtra SSC 10th Results 2017 - mahahsscboard.maharashtra.gov.in MSBSHSE SSC Result

The act was amended in 1976 and the name of the Board changed to its present name - The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education. A huge number...

Jun 12 2017

Govt relents to pressure on entertainment tax, decides 2 slabs for cinema

Movie tickets that cost Rs 100 and below will now attract 18 per cent GST , as against 28 per cent proposed earlier. All goods and services under the pan-India GST re...

Jun 12 2017

United Kingdom ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May

DUP leader and former Northern Ireland First Minister Arlene Foster who is in negotiations with the Conservatives over what support her party will provide. May put on a...

Jun 12 2017

Iranian authorities arrest 8 suspects with links to Tehran attacks

A motorcycle repairman reads a newspaper at his shop near Iran's parliament building in Tehran , Iran, Thursday, May 8, 2017, a day after a pair of stunning Islamic Stat...

Jun 12 2017

Niger Recalls Ambassador from Qatar in Solidarity with Other Arab Countries

The call, held at Tillerson's request, came after Tillerson on Friday urged Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states to ease their blockade of Qatar , saying it was causing ...

Jun 12 2017

Theresa May Expected to Resign Soon, Aides Ankling Fast

In a statement after returning from Buckingham Palace, where she received the Queen's permission to form a government, May shrugged off a growing backlash in the Conserva...

Jun 12 2017

Sen. James Lankford: Comey's memo leak 'not damaging to national security'

Comey said it is the "high confident judgment" of the US intelligence community that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 campaign. He did the same thing on January...

Jun 12 2017

Former US FBI Director James Comey testifies about President Trump

Mr Comey said Russian Federation did interfere with the election in a "sophisticated" manner, and it was an issue beyond party politics. "I think he's proven himself to b...

Jun 12 2017

Curfew in violence-hit Mandsaur to be relaxed today: Collector

Speaking to The Hindu , leader of the Rashtriya Bharatiya Sangh, Shiv Kumar Sharma aka Kakkaji, confirmed that at a meeting held at the Gandhi Peace Foundation in New D...

Jun 12 2017

Mandsaur violence: CM Chouhan vows to solve farmers' issues

In Mandsaur, the curfew was imposed after five people were killed in police firing during a farmers' protest on June 6, it was on Saturday relaxed for 12 hours in five po...

Jun 12 2017

Third UK attacker named as anger grows over security flaws

Nathalie Cros Brohan, sister of Mr Thomas's girlfriend Christine Delcros , posted on Facebook this morning that the family "fear the worst". His girlfriend, who was hi...

Jun 12 2017

Iran claims to have killed planner of Tehran terror attacks

One of the terrorists was killed by his own grenade which also injured another one, he said, noting that the IRGC forces then shot both of them dead. However, in Wednes...

Jun 12 2017

Trump on Comey 'leaks': 'Totally illegal? Very cowardly!'

The tweet followed a statement the day before by Mr. Trump's lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, who said in a statement that the president "is pleased that Mr. I mean, I will tell...

Jun 12 2017

Barcelona On Alert As Marco Verratti Wants to Quit Paris Saint-Germain

The former Porto honcho had meant to meet with Verratti in order to get to know him - doing the same with each member of the squad - but was stunned by the midfielder's t...

Jun 12 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May to form a minority government

The Democratic Unionists Party (DUP) has agreed to support the Conservatives on the basis of an agreement known as "confidence and supply". Since 2015, when the Conserv...

Jun 12 2017

Not emotionless: MP CM commences indefinite fast for peace amid farmers

Farmers in Madhya Pradesh are demanding better prices for their produce as also a waiver on loan repayments. Deepak Sharma, spokesperson of the Bhartiya Kisan Union-A...

Jun 12 2017

Kansas governor signs abortion law that has 12-point font requirement

The Senate voted 27 to 13 and the House of Representatives 88 to 31 to increase income taxes and raise a projected $1.2 billion over the next two years. "The budget that ...

Jun 12 2017

New election only alternative to deal with DUP - senior Conservative MP

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. The spokesman indicated this would not be a formal coalition but a minority government with looser DUP support on a " confidence...