Jaitley thanks J&K government for outstanding arrangements for GST council meet

Srinagar, May 18 :  Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday thanked the Jammu and Kashmir government for “the outstanding arrangements” made for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) council meet that began here.

The 14th GST Council meet chaired by Jaitley began here on Thursday morning.

Finance Ministers, Finance Secretaries…

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Trump confirms NATO commitment, cooperation to Spain

Washington, Feb 8 :  US President Donald Trump has expressed his commitment to NATO and bilateral cooperation with Spain during a telephone call with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, a media report said on Wednesday.

They also discussed the fight against the terrorist group Islamic State (IS), Efe news reported.

Trump…

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BSF guns down intruder from Pakistan in Punjab

Chandigarh, Dec 3 : Border Security Force troopers have gunned down an intruder from Pakistan in north Punjab, official sources said on Saturday.
The incident took place the Bamiyal sector near the Dinda border out post (BoP) in forward areas of Pathankot district.

The intruder was killed after he came close…

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BSF kills 7 Pak Rangers, one terrorist on Jammu border

Jammu, Oct 22 (PTI) BSF today said it had killed 7 personnel of Pakistani Rangers and a terrorist while retaliating to a ceasefire violation on the International Border in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir in which one BSF jawan was injured.

Pakistan Rangers, the border force of Pakistan, resorted…

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Odisha hospital fire toll 19

Bhubaneswar, Oct 18 : Odhisha health authorities on Tuesday confirmed that the toll of a major fire at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital in Bhubaneswar was 19.
On Monday night, the state government announced that 22 persons were killed due to the fire that broke out in the…

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