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London

The UK government's latest blueprint for Brexit released today threatens to derail plans for closer trade ties with India as it would prevent Britain from making the kind of concessions on trade in goods that New Delhi seeks, according to details of a confidential rep

NEW DELHI

The Supreme Court today said the social stigma and discrimination attached to the LGBTQ community would go if criminality of consensual gay sex is done away with, while maintaining that it would scrutinise the legal validity of section 377 of the IPC in all its aspect

NEW DELHI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today stressed the need to involve people in preserving the country's archaeological heritage, saying it was the responsibility of society to take pride in it.

Blames Mamata for rise of BJP in Bengal
Report by: 
Agencies

CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury today ruled out the possibility of formation of a grand Opposition alliance at the national level before 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Accuses saffron party of targeting Missionaries of Charity
Report by: 
Agencies

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee today condemned the I-T raids at a hospital owned by Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav's sisters at Rewari and alleged that the BJP was using government agencies to silence opposition voices before the general election.

Kolkata

The Calcutta High Court today directed the West Bengal School Service Commission (SSC) not to proceed with the counselling of candidates for recruitment as teachers for class XI and XII till a merit list was published.

Kolkata

West Bengal would try to prevail upon the GST Council for giving exemption to businesses having an annual turnover of up to Rs 50 lakh, the state's finance minister Amit Mitra said today.

Mumbai/Bengaluru

Nearly 330 passengers had a narrow escape after two IndiGo planes averted a mid-air collision over the Bangalore airspace on Tuesday, prompting authorities to launch a probe into the incident, industry sources said.

Kolkata

SBI Card, one of the country`s leading credit card issuers, today announced the launch of ‘ELA’ (Electronic Live Assistant), a virtual assistant for customer support and services.

Kolkata

Panasonic India announced a significant expansion of its line-up of 'Intelligent Home appliances' range comprising of refrigerator, washing machine and microwave.

Kolkata

With the advent of high speed internet, smartphone users are consuming more videos than ever before; thus making smartphones a primary medium of entertainment for an Indian consumer.

Kolkata

During the first three months i.e. April-June of current financial year (2018-19), South Eastern Railway has earned Rs. 3121.58 crore from originating freight traffic which is Rs. 235.53 crore more than the corresponding period of last year i.e.

To create In-Ko Finance Corridor, Digital Payment Ecosystem
Report by: 
EOIC

Bank of Baroda signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with KB Financial Group Inc. (KBFG), Korea, for comprehensive business cooperation between the two organisations to establish In-Ko financing corridor and development of innovative digital payment eco-system.

Kolkata

Central, the fashion destination of Future Group, presents Red Haute Saturday this 14th July. This Saturday, one can shop at your nearest Central and let Central pay for it.

Kolkata

Phonup a joint venture between Francorp  & Phonup Italy announceD its expansion in West Bengal with Salasar Comtrade Private Limited, Area Franchisee for Kolkata, with their first outlet in Kolkata on July 11,2018 at 71 Bentinck Street.

KOLKATA/SILIGURI

Vodafone India introduced the smartest postpaid plans in India with the Lowest Bill Guarantee, Complimentary mobile insurance, unlimited international roaming benefits, un-matched entertainment content offerings and much more.

Rs 12.73 cr realised from free trippers
Report by: 
EOIC

South Eastern Railway has conducted massive ticket checking drives in the first quarter i.e April-June of the current financial year (2018-19) through its entire network of four Divisions i.e Kharagpur, Adra, Chakradharpur and Ranchi.

Ranchi

The Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) has registered a record 11.4 million tonnes of coal production recording a growth of 13 per cent till July 11 in the first quarter of 2018-19 financial year.

NEW DELHI

With about Rs 5 lakh crore stuck in litigations, the Union government has decided to hike the threshold monetary limit for tax department to file appeals in tribunals and courts to bring down litigation by 41 per cent, Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday.

NEW DELHI

The amount locked up in tax litigation will come down by Rs 5,600 crore as the government has decided to hike the threshold monetary limit to file appeals in tribunals and courts, Goyal said on Thursday.

NEW DELHI

Retail inflation rose to 5 per cent in June, a five-month high, despite easing food prices, the government data showed on Thursday.
The retail inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 4.87 per cent in May. It was 1.46 per cent in June 2017.

Kolkata

After targetting the college and university students, the tea industry is now aiming to promote tea drinking habit among school children in some cities of the country.

Mumbai

Gold tumbled by Rs 235 per 10 grams at the bullion market here Thursday on muted demand from local jewellers even as the precious metal strengthened overseas.
Silver also fell by Rs 365 per kg due to reduced offtake by industrial units.

Mumbai

Capital markets regulator Sebi Thursday said though the country needs more exchanges, it does not mean that existing bourses cannot merge or consolidate.

NEW DELHI

Markets regulator Sebi has modified the methodology for daily stress testing for commodity derivatives as part of strengthening the risk management system.

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has kicked up a huge row with his remarks that if voted to power again, the BJP will rewrite the Constitution and pave the way for creation of a "Hindu Pakistan".

NEW DELHI

The Delhi High Court today sought to know the stand of former Janata Dal-United (JD-U) president Sharad Yadav on a plea by the Nitish Kumar faction seeking to file documents to buttress its claim that he has formed and joined a new political party.

NEW DELHI

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today visited the school where 16 kindergarten students were allegedly confined in the basement for non-payment of fee.

Chandigarh

The Punjab sports ministry is set to recommend relaxations in the educational qualification for granting government jobs to sports personalities in its new policy, in the wake of questions being raised over the graduation degree of Indian women's team cricketer Harman

To offer joint courses in performing arts
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EOI CORRESPONDENT

NSHM Knowledge Campus will partner Bickram Ghosh Academy of Performing Arts to offer courses in Performing Arts from the ensuing academic session. The courses would be in three categories—Vocal & Instrumental music besides Dance.

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