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Surgical strike by India not against Pakistan, or army in PoK

Surgical strike by India not against Pakistan, or army in PoK

Given the repeated acts of terror sponsored by Pakistan, India seems to be following a well thought out strategy of retaliation.

Big-ticket items on agenda for today’s GST Council meet
Big-ticket items on agenda for today’s GST Council meet

The GST Council, that will meet here on Friday, will have the hard task of identifying the items to be exempt from the goods and services tax (GST), besides endorsing the draft rules on the council’s functioning.

In surgical strike, Army says inflicted significant casualties on terrorists, their backers
In surgical strike, Army says inflicted significant casualties on terrorists, their backers

In the first military response to the September 18 terror attack on an army camp in Uri where 18 soldiers died, the Indian Army announced on Thursday that it had carried out “surgical strikes” in the early hours of the day to destroy seven...

TECHNOLOGY

Yahoo hacked by 'professional' criminals: Researchers
Yahoo hacked by 'professional' criminals: Researchers

The massive theft of Yahoo user data disclosed last week came from "professional" hackers seeking to profit from the breach, according to an analysis by security researchers.

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INSURANCE

LIC Employees Federation urges implementation of SC order
LIC Employees Federation urges implementation of SC order

The All India National Life Insurance Employees Federation has urged the management of the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) to immediately implement the Supreme Court order to pay 50 per cent back wages to temporary III and IV grade employees, who were asked to be regularised.

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SCIENCE

Climate change jigsaw puzzle: Antarctic pieces missing
Climate change jigsaw puzzle: Antarctic pieces missing

Human-induced changes have caused westerly winds to shift southwards towards the Antarctica, scientists have said in a study published today but rued that a shortage of data about the inhospitable region was hampering their work.

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TRAVEL

Mehbooba Mufti calls for strengthening travel and tourism industry
Mehbooba Mufti calls for strengthening travel and tourism industry

Asking Tourism Department authorities to promote niche tourism activities in their respective areas, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today called for a fresh roadmap to strengthen the travel and tourism industry in the state.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 30 Sep )This Week ( 25 Sep - 01 Oct )

SAGITTARIUS If you've got things to talk about, don't spend too much time going over old ground. You must be practical, on the other hand, and this means that you should pay due deference to the way certain… read more