How Major Leetul Gogoi from Assam said he saved many lives without using a bullet in Kashmir

How Major Leetul Gogoi from Assam said he saved many lives without using a bullet in Kashmir

Major Leetul Gogoi was honoured by Army chief General Bipin Rawat recently with a 'Commendation Card' "for his sustained efforts in counter-insurgency operations".

UDAN: Modi government to allocate more routes by August
UDAN: Modi government to allocate more routes by August

The central government on Wednesday said that it will allocate more air routes under its regional connectivity scheme -- UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik) -- through the second round of bidding by August.

Jittery Pakistan makes all airbases operational after India destroys Pak terror posts
Jittery Pakistan makes all airbases operational after India destroys Pak terror posts

Indian Army's strike on Pakistan's terror-aiding Army posts along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir has apparently shaken Islamabad.

GST execution from July 1 a challenge for industry: Assocham
GST execution from July 1 a challenge for industry: Assocham

The government is working overtime to roll out the goods and services tax regime from July 1 and has held several workshops and seminars to familiarise traders and the industry about the new indirect taxation structure.

Asus ZenFone Live smartphone with 'Beautification' feature for live videos launched at Rs 9,999: specs, features & release date
Asus ZenFone Live smartphone with 'Beautification' feature for live videos launched at Rs 9,999: specs, features & release date

Asus has launched the ZenFone Live smartphone in India today. The Asus ZenFone Live is said to be the world's first smartphone with hardware-optimised, real-time beautification technology for video live streaming.

Financial sector readies for IPO rush worth over Rs 20,000 crore
Financial sector readies for IPO rush worth over Rs 20,000 crore

The IPO market is heading for a heavy rush with a number of high-profile names including UTI Mutual Fund and SBI Life expected to launch their initial public offers amounting to Rs 20,000 crore in coming months.

Allahabad HC issues notice to Centre, Uttar Pradesh government on plea seeking disqualification of Yogi Adityanath
Allahabad HC issues notice to Centre, Uttar Pradesh government on plea seeking disqualification of Yogi Adityanath

The Allahabad HC has asked the Centre and Uttar Pradesh Government to file their response on a plea seeking disqualification of state CM Yogi Adityanath and his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya for not resigning as members of the Parliament.

AUTOMOBILES

Heavy tax on hybrid cars may be reconsidered by GST Council
Heavy tax on hybrid cars may be reconsidered by GST Council

After the recent announcement by the GST council of the 43 percent tax levied on hybrid cars, the auto industry expressed disappointment and the structure is being reconsidered.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 24 May )This Week ( 21 May - 27 May )

SAGITTARIUS Your creative energy should now be at a peak, but not perhaps because the stars are all on your side. On the contrary, challenging romantic stars remind us of the cliché that all great art stems from… read more