Budget 2019 : Parliament passes Interim Budget 2019-20

New Delhi : Parliament Wednesday approved Modi Government’s sixth and final Budget that gave Income Tax rebate to those earning up to Rs 5 lakh, an annual cash dole of Rs 6,000 to small farmers and pension for unorganised sector workers. While the Lok Sabha has passed the Appropriation Bills that gave Government authorisation of […]

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CAG Report : Modi Govt’s ‘Urgency’ to Buy 36 Flyaway Rafale Jets Led to Benefit of One Month

New Delhi: The much awaited Comptroller and Auditor General report on the Rafale Deal has been a mixed bag for the government and the opposition, both of whom have been engaged in a political slugfest over allegations of wrongdoing. While the audit report summed up that the deal agreed to by the Narendra Modi government […]

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In Opening Trade: Rupee gains 26 paise against US dollar

New Delhi :The rupee appreciated by another 26 paise to 70.44 against the US dollar in opening trade Wednesday after retail inflation fell to a 19-month low of 2.05 per cent in January. The weakness in the dollar against some currencies overseas as investors shifted their focus to riskier asset amid the US-China trade truce […]

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China’s Xi Jinping to meet top US trade officials: report

New Delhi :Chinese President Xi Jinping plans to meet with top US officials in Beijing this week, a report said Wednesday, as the world’s two biggest economies rush to patch up their trade differences before a looming deadline. Xi will meet on Friday with officials including US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven […]

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Sreesanth Unfollowed Bigg Boss 12 Winner and Sister Dipika Kakar on Social Media

New Delhi :Dipika Kakar, who shot to fame with her daily soap Sasural Simar Ka won the latest season of Bigg Boss and Sreesanth was announced the first runner up. The two share a warm equation and treat each other as siblings and their brother-sister bond was loved by the audience in Bigg Boss 12. […]

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Rahul Gandhi Said – ‘ Prime Minister’s Defence on Pricing of Rafale Deal Demolished ‘

New Delhi: Stepping up his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Rafale issue, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday cited a media report to claim that the PM’s argument of better pricing and faster delivery of the jets to defend the deal has been “demolished”. His attack came after a report in The […]

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Sonia Gandhi said : Bluff, bluster and intimidation have been Modi govt’s philosophy

New Delhi : In a blistering attack on the Modi government, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi said Wednesday “bluff, bluster and intimidation” have been its governance philosophy, while asserting that her party will confront political adversaries with all its vigour. Addressing the Congress Parliamentary Party’s general body meeting, Sonia Gandhi also hailed party president Rahul Gandhi, […]

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Weather Forecast : Light rain, thundershowers expected in city

New Delhi :It was a partly cloudy Wednesday morning in Delhi, with the minimum temperature settling one notch above the average for the season at 11.4 degrees Celsius. Relative humidity was 98 per cent, at 8.30 AM, said a MeT department official. Generally cloudy sky with possibility of very light rain or thundershowers by the […]

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