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Terror group Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen is banned, says Centre

PTI NEW DELHI The Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen, which has been fighting for “liberation of Kashmir” and involved in a series of terror acts, has been banned by the government, the Home Ministry said on Wednesday. In a notification, the ministry said the central government believes that the Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen  is involved in terrorism as it has committed and participated in various acts of ... Read More »

Delhi govt under fire over JNU case

PTI NEW DELHI A city court on Wednesday lashed out at the Delhi government over delay in granting requisite sanctions to prosecute former JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar and others in a 2016 sedition case, saying they can’t sit on file indefinitely. Chief metropolitan magistrate Deepak Sherawat directed the Delhi police to ask the authorities concerned to expedite the ... Read More »

Trump-Kim summit2.0 on February 27-28

IANS Washington US President Donald Trump announced the time and date for his second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on February 27 and 28 in Vietnam. Addressing the Congress and the nation in his much awaited State of the Union on Tuesday, Trump said: “Our hostages have come home, nuclear testing has stopped, and there has not been ... Read More »

Ivanka Trump hits back at art exhibit

AP WASHINGTON A new art exhibit at a Washington DC museum shows an Ivanka Trump lookalike pushing a vacuum cleaner and invites spectators to toss crumbs for her to clean up. The art piece by Jennifer Rubell, Ivanka Vacuuming, opened on 1 February and continues through 17 February at the Flashpoint Gallery. The public is encouraged to “throw crumbs on ... Read More »

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Shore Up Traffic Sentinel Scheme THE Bureau of Police Research and Development, which comes under the Union ministry of home affairs, has been keen on replicating Goa’s controversial traffic sentinel scheme at the national level. It is pertinent to note here that the Delhi traffic police had in 2015 introduced a traffic sentinel scheme as an empowering tool for the ... Read More »

Mercedes- Benz retains its top position

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Luxury car manufacturer, Mercedes- Benz retained its top position in the upper-end segment of the Indian automobile industry, a senior official of the company said on Wednesday. The brand retained its leading position for the fourth year in a row and sold 15,538 vehicles in 2018, revealed an official at a company event in Counto Motors, ... Read More »

Linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing IT returns: SC

PTI   New Delhi The Supreme Court has said that linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing of Income Tax returns. A bench comprising Justices A K Sikri and S Abdul Nazeer said the top court has already decided the matter and upheld the section 139AA of the Income Tax Act. The court’s direction came on an appeal ... Read More »

‘Didigiri’ in Kolkata

MICHAEL VAZ, MERCES INDIAN states enjoy powers within our federalism system enshrined in the Constitution. However, the Centre is supreme and maintains authority over the states. When the order of the day is cooperation and mutual trust and understanding between the Centre and the states then governance is smooth. But when there is Centre-state confrontation then lawlessness is the result. ... Read More »

Shopping festival for the first time at Mapusa

NT NETWORK   Mapusa Shopping Utsav Festival,  the Life Style Consumer Exhibition is underway for the first time at Mapusa opposite Bodgeshwar Temple. There are lot of exclusive offers on home, office, dinning tables, varieties of sofa sets, Poonam furniture, exclusive garden furniture, air conditioner, money counting machine, Sleepwell mattress from home fashion, Italian blanket, kitchenware, gifts foods, prestige, Powermax ... Read More »

Mining: PM promises soln within law

Dekhta Hoon. I will see what I can do. This the only assurance Goa got from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after waiting for 11 months to meet him.In spite of BJP leaders claiming that they have found a new solution to resolve the mining crisis, he has not given any firm assurance. The delegation had gone to Delhi with a ... Read More »