Archive for July 22nd, 2018

In Haryana, girls are no less than anybody: Miss India runner-up

Mumbai, July 22 : Miss India first runner-up Meenakshi Chaudhary, who hails from Haryana, says that her state has done an excellent job in bringing an equality between girls and boys with the help of government and this has shown amazing results in all fields.

“My state has really done…

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1,561 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra

Jammu, July 22 (IANS) Another batch of 1,561 pilgrims on Sunday left Jammu for the Kashmir Valley to perform the Amarnath Yatra, officials said.
“The yatris left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in an escorted convoy of 62 vehicles. Of these, 1,179 yatris are going to Pahalgam base camp…

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Bihar to grant reservation in promotions to SCs/STs

Patna  July 22 (ANI): The Bihar government has announced reservation in promotions to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes personnel in its services.

The decision was taken in compliance with the order passed by the Supreme Court on May 17 and June 5 on special writ petition.

A notification issued…

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Govt slashes GST rate on several products

New Delhi, Jul 22 (PTI) Conceding a year long demand, sanitary pads today exempted from GST as the GST Council reduced tax rates on an array of daily use appliances and products.

While GST tax on sanitary pads was cut from 12 per cent to zero, rakhis were exempted from…

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Sonia attacks Modi govt, says dangerous regime compromising democracy

New Delhi, July 22 (PTI) UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi today lashed out at the Narendra Modi government, saying the people of the country have to be rescued from a “dangerous regime” that is “compromising” with India’s democracy.

In her address to the newly-constituted Congress Working Committee, which met…

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