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Tax laws still adversarial; reforms must in tax administration: ASSOCHAM  Jan 29, 8:58 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 29 (ANI): While lauding a courageous decision of the government not to press for further litigation in the Vodafone case, the ASSOCHAM has brought to the notice of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley several loop holes in the tax laws which make them quite adversarial to the tax-payers and investors quite contrary to the often-repeated commitments to make tax administration non-adversarial and consistent.
'Sought early retirement from government service': Sujatha Singh  Jan 29, 8:19 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 29 (ANI): Former foreign secretary Sujatha Singh, in a letter written yesterday to her IFS colleagues, said she had sought early retirement from government service.
India's defence acquisitions have complicated regional strategic stability: Pak  Jan 29, 6:53 pm
Islamabad, Jan. 29 (ANI): Pakistan on Thursday claimed that India's defence acquisitions have complicated the regional strategic stability, questioning New Delhi's candidature for a permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council for allegedly violating the resolutions of the intergovernmental organisation.
BJP fires first set of five questions at Kejriwal, AAP retorts back  Jan 29, 6:08 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday fired the first set of its five daily questions for Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal, asking him why he took the Congress's support to form the government in Delhi and travelled in a private jet.
French govt releases video to deter youngsters from joining jihadi groups  Jan 29, 4:21 pm
London, Jan 29 (ANI): The French government has reportedly released a new video aimed at deterring young people from joining militant groups in the Middle East.
Pak editorial says govt 'quietly acquiesced' into non-policy against extremism  Jan 29, 4:16 pm
Karachi, Jan 29 (ANI): The action plan initiated in the aftermath of the Taliban attack on Peshawar's Army Public School, which left more than 100 children dead, seems to have run out of steam as the Pakistan Muslim League (N) government headed by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has quietly sunk back into a state of inaction, an editorial published in a Pakistani daily said.
BJP, PDP close to forming J-K state government  Jan 29, 4:03 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday hinted at the possible formation of a new government in Jammu and Kashmir soon in the wake of an understanding with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Implementation of 'Smart Cities' projects to commence after talks: Naidu  Jan 29, 3:42 pm
Chennai, Jan. 29 (ANI): Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday stated that the implementation of projects related to the 'Smart Cities' initiative will commence after talks are finalised between the Centre and state governments.
Modi Government should act on rights pledges: HRW World Report   Jan 29, 3:42 pm
New York, Jan.29 (ANI):Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Government should bring public officials, police, and military personnel who commit serious rights abuses to justice, Human Rights Watch said today in the release of its World Report 2015.
Pakistan must protect minorities, women and journalists: HRW World Report  Jan 29, 3:42 pm
New York, Jan.29 (ANI): The Government of Pakistan should ensure the security of the country's religious minorities from judicial injustice and attacks by militants, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2015.
HRW World Report 2015: Rights aren't wrong in tough times  Jan 29, 3:42 pm
Beirut, Jan.29 (ANI): Governments make a big mistake when they ignore human rights to counter serious security challenges, Human Rights Watch said today in releasing its annual world report.
HRW World Report question's Rajapaksa regime's legacy of abuse  Jan 29, 3:10 pm
New York, Jan.29 (ANI): Human Rights Watch has in its worls report questioned the previous Sri Lankan government for its legacy of abuse on human rights activists and journalists, particularly those urging justice for past war crimes.
Sri Lanka Govt. to present bill in parliament to amend 2015 budget  Jan 29, 12:02 pm
Colombo, Jan.29 (ANI): A bill will be tabled in the Sri Lanka parliament today to amend the 2015 Budget Appropriation Act that was presented by the previous Mahinda Rajapaksa-led government.
Anna Hazare criticizes Centre on failing to curb corruption  Jan 29, 9:38 am
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Jan. 29 (ANI): Veteran Social activist Anna Hazare said he would launch a fresh stir against the government as Narendra Modi led BJP- government has failed to fulfil the promises on bringing back black money and appointing a Lokpal.
Practicing and propagating my faith is a fundamental right: IAS officer Umashankar  Jan 28, 5:40 pm
Chennai, Jan. 28 (ANI): Responding to the Tamil Nadu Government's warning to him to stop preaching in churches as it is in violation of service rules, IAS officer C Umashankar on Wednesday said the practise and propagation of his faith Christianity was his fundamental right, and added that he had not seen any service rule that stopped him from doing so.
Shiv Sena seeking 'signal for communal orchestra' to start playing: Congress  Jan 28, 5:40 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Wednesday said the Shiv Sena's demand that the words 'socialist' and 'secular' should be removed from the Preamble of the Constitution goes on to show that the advertisement published by the government on Republic Day was not a coincidence but a signal for the communal orchestra to start playing.
PDP-BJP dialogue to reach consensus soon: PDP  Jan 28, 4:50 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday stated the next government in Jammu and Kashmir will be on the basis of a common minimum programme and added that the dialogue between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and PDP will reach a consensus soon.
Pak SC issues notices to AG, advocates general on sanctity of military courts  Jan 28, 4:25 pm
Islamabad, Jan.28 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notices to the attorney general and the advocates general on a petition that has questioned the sanctity of military courts, and the government's move to establish them in violation of the Constitution.
France seeks legislation to hold Google, Facebook 'accountable' for hate speech  Jan 28, 3:44 pm
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): The French government has reportedly announced plans to hold eb companies responsible for hosting any extremist messages that their users may post.
Obama sent a clear message on religious tolerance to BJP-led govt.: Manish Tewari  Jan 28, 1:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Wednesday said U.S. President Barack Obama had sent a clear message to the BJP-led NDA Government at the Centre that recent incidents have put a strain on India's espoused philosophy of religious tolerance, adding that if the country had any threat, it was from 'within'.
Spice Jet needs to sort out its financial problems: Civil Aviation Minister  Jan 28, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pasupati has said troubled airliner Spice Jet would have to sort out its financial problems, and added that the government could only help in the process.
'Look forward to partnership on public health issues': Prez Obama  Jan 27, 9:29 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 27 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday said his government was looking forward to partnering with the Indian government and non-governmental organizations around broader public health issues such as obesity.
Rahul Gandhi says PM Modi involved in personal PR; BJP hits back  Jan 27, 7:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 27 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday launched an attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he was busy with his personal PR and no concrete work has been done even though the NDA government has been in power since May.
People of Delhi want a stable government: BJP  Jan 27, 4:08 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 27 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said that the people of Delhi want a stable government in Delhi which works in coordination with the Centre.
'In India and America, our diversity is our strength': President Obama  Jan 27, 3:09 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 27 (ANI): US President Barack Obama on Tuesday hailed the diversity of India and America, adding that nations are strongest when their governments show appreciation for all its people.
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