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Indian engineer killed, wife injured in hit-and-run in US

A 30-year-old Indian engineer has been killed and his wife critically injured when an intoxicated minivan driver rammed them from behind in a hit-and-run accident in the US city of Columbus.Anshul Sharma died on the spot while his wife Samira Bharadwaj, 28, was critically injured when the driver hit the couple, both walking in the buffered bike lane, from behind in Columbus on Sunday.Michael Demaio, 36, has been arrested by the police and criminal charges have been filed against him.The accused ..., 3 minutes ago

Delhi LG asks AAP to pay up Rs 97 crore for splurge on ads

In a setback to the Kejriwal dispensation, Lt Governor Anil Baijal has directed that Rs 97 crore be recovered from the Aam Aadmi Party that was allegedly “splurged” by the city government on advertisements in violation of the Supreme Court guidelines. Baijal also ordered an inquiry into the spendings on advertisements projecting Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his party and asked the chief secretary to fix responsibility. The AAP will have to reimburse the money within a month.
 Rediff.com27 minutes ago Recover Rs 97 crore from AAP in 30 days for ads: LG tells CS  Rediff.com43 minutes ago

Hawai chappal and BMW car cant have the same tax rate: Jaitley on GST bill

The Lok Sabha took up Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill for discussion and passage today. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley debating the bill said A slipper (hawai chappal) and a BMW car cant have the same tax rate. Then it will be highly regressive."All sin products or products, which have health hazards, are taxed at 40-50%. That is why we will have a cess on sin products in the GST regime, FM said. Cess will remain for the first five years. The UPA government did not provide for ...
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Pakistan bowler Irfan suspended for year over spot-fixing

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Irfan has been suspended for a year and fined 1 million rupees ($9,500,00) after failing to disclose two approaches made by bookmakers during this year's Pakistan Super League (PSL), the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said on Wednesday. The 34-year-old, who played for Islamabad United in the 2017 PSL, admitted the charges levelled against him by the PCB's anti-corruption unit. The PCB will review the suspension after six months, at which point Irfan's contract may ...
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Yogi Adityanath moves in after CM's bungalow gets makeover

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today moved into his official residence at Lucknow's 5 Kalidas Marg, which the Samajwadi Party's Akhilesh Yadav occupied till earlier this month and in which Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati lived some years ago. The bungalow has been stripped bare of all the furniture it housed previously - much of it belonged to Yadav, who took his things along with him when he moved out. All walls have been repainted white or off-white and doors polished ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago Yogi moves into official residence  Rediff.com7 hours ago

Surya namaskar similar to namaz: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said ‘surya namaskar’ was similar to ‘namaz’ (prayers) offered by Muslims and those opposing the yogic exercise wanted to divide the society on religious lines. Adityanath, who had in the past lashed out at a section of Muslims for terming the practice of ‘surya namaskar’ as un-Islamic, said the sun salutation was a beautiful example of religious harmony. “The namaz offered by Muslims ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago Namaz postures similar to Surya Namaskar: Yogi Adityanath  Rediff.com1 hour ago

Filing tax returns will be less painful for you from April 1

The current 3-page form is simplified version of an income tax return form after removing mandated disclosure of foreign trips and dormant bank accounts introduced two years back. A crisp Income Tax form for the salaried individuals will be introduced from April 1, doing away with some columns to simplify the filing of returns. Individuals with salary and interest income will have to fill fewer columns as some of these for claiming income deductions have been clubbed in ITR1 form called ...
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'RSS chief as President is Shiv Sena's cheap gimmick'

'A person of the stature of the RSS Sarsanghachalak would like to stick to changing social mores and social traditions and uniting society, which is much more important than politics.' Pro-Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh thinker Ratan Sharda -- author of Secrets of RSS: Demystifying The Sangh (external link) -- speaks to's Prasanna D Zore about the Shiv Sena's proposal that RSS Sarsangchalak Mohan Bhagwat be elected India's next President. Dr Bhagwat said on Wednesday morning that he is ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago Not in Presidential race: RSS chief  Rediff.com8 hours ago Not in the Presidential race, says RSS chief  Rediff.com5 hours ago

When our MPs bent it like Beckham!

Members of Parliament cutting across party lines participated with enthusiasm in a mass awareness programme for promoting sports culture in the country, particularly the game of football. The function was organised by the ministry of youth affairs and sports to promote Mission XI Million Programme for taking football across India in the run up to FIFA U-17 Football World Cup to be hosted in October this year. U-17 WC: Kolkata to host final; Mumbai, Guwahati get semis Lok Sabha Speaker ...
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Video: Why did Ustad Amjad Ali Khan invite Karan Johar?

Glimspes from the launch of Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's book, Master On Masters. Video: Afsar Dayatar/ When a music maestro decides to write about 12 music icons of the twentieth century, you know the book will make for a riveting read. In Master On Masters, sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan brings to life 12 legendary musicians -- Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Ustad Amir Khan, Begum Akhtar, Ustad Alla Rakha, Kesarbai Kerkar, Kumar Gandharva, M S Subbulakshmi, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, ...
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