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Vodafone wins retro tax fight against India; govt estimates Rs 75 cr liability

Vodafone wins retro tax fight against India; govt estimates Rs 75 cr liability

British telecom giant Vodafone Group plc on Friday won an arbitration against the Indian government over a demand for Rs 22,100 crore in ...Read More

Vijay Mallya asks govt to accept loan repayment offer, close case against him

Vijay Mallya asks govt to accept loan repayment offer, close case against him

While congratulating the Indian government over the Rs 20 lakh crore economic package, Mallya lamented that his repeated offers to repay ...Read More

Coronavirus update: 146 Indians on ship close to Mumbai coast finally get nod from govt to disembark

Coronavirus update: 146 Indians on ship close to Mumbai coast finally get nod from govt to disembark

Until Tuesday afternoon the ship had only been allowed to enter Mumbai waters for refuelling, after which it had to return to Indian wate...Read More

All my companies have ceased operations, yet not sending employees home: Vijay Mallya seeks govt's help

All my companies have ceased operations, yet not sending employees home: Vijay Mallya seeks govt's help

Mallya took to Twitter to post: "Indian Government has done what was unthinkable in locking down the entire country.

Coronavirus outbreak: 138 Indians from Japanese cruise ship board chartered plane sent by Indian govt

Coronavirus outbreak: 138 Indians from Japanese cruise ship board chartered plane sent by Indian govt

The ship was docked off the coast of Japan in Yokohama since February 3.

Coronavirus Update: Indian security officer Sonali Thakur family has sent out a distress call for help to Indian government

Coronavirus Update: Indian security officer Sonali Thakur family has sent out a distress call for help to Indian government

The officer, Sonali Thakur, was placed in isolation on Monday, a week after the ship docked at Yokohoma on February 3.

FPJ Edit: On back foot in EU Parliament

FPJ Edit: On back foot in EU Parliament

The European Parliament is set to debate a clutch of resolutions moved by several sets of EU MPs deprecating some of the policies followe...Read More

‘Govt should focus on slowdown’ says American economist

‘Govt should focus on slowdown’ says American economist

New Delhi: The Indian government has chosen to focus on ideological considerations rather than economic slowdown, American economist Nour...Read More

India’s Data Privacy Bill 2019: What is it and how it strips citizens of their democratic rights

India’s Data Privacy Bill 2019: What is it and how it strips citizens of their democratic rights

Agencies with the help of a written order from the central government specifying the reason of a breach or in a manner “as may be specifi...Read More

Vodafone issues ultimatum to Indian government: UK media

Vodafone issues ultimatum to Indian government: UK media

Global telecom player, Vodafone has told Indian authorities that it will not provide more capital for its India business

Panipat: Afghan embassy concerned over Ahmad Shah Abdali’s portrayal, writes to Indian Government

Panipat: Afghan embassy concerned over Ahmad Shah Abdali’s portrayal, writes to Indian Government

Revolving around the third battle of Panipat that took place between the Afghans and the Marathas.

WhatsApp had sent second alert September, informed about 121 Indian citizens may have been targeted: Report

WhatsApp had sent second alert September, informed about 121 Indian citizens may have been targeted: Report

Amid an uproar over allegations of an Israeli software being used to spy over activists and journalists, WhatsApp has said that it had in...Read More

'Notified relevant Indian government authorities about security issue in May’: WhatsApp on snooping row

'Notified relevant Indian government authorities about security issue in May’: WhatsApp on snooping row

On Friday, WhatsApp responding to allegations over breach of privacy of several Indian users using Israeli surveillance software Pegasus,...Read More

China objects to bifurcation

China objects to bifurcation

Jammu and Kashmir was bifurcated on Thursday into two union territories -- Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh -- in accordance with the Indian...Read More

Blindness prevalence in India down by 47% since 2007: government report

Blindness prevalence in India down by 47% since 2007: government report

Diabetic retinopathy is medical condition in which damage occurs to the retina in those suffering from diabetes

Greenwashing and doublespeak in Mumbai

Greenwashing and doublespeak in Mumbai

Actions do speak louder than words. The Indian government has for several months now been blowing its own trumpet at various fora about h...Read More

Dissent is lifeline of political, spiritual dialectic

Dissent is lifeline of political, spiritual dialectic

"A political system thrives and survives when dissent is freely allowed to be heard." -Harold Laski, the legendary British political anal...Read More

Told cook not to use onions in food: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina jokes on Indian govt banning onion export

Told cook not to use onions in food: Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina jokes on Indian govt banning onion export

New Delhi: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday touched upon the issue of the Indian government banning the export of onions...Read More

S Jaishankar takes exception to bids to hyphenate India with Pakistan

S Jaishankar takes exception to bids to hyphenate India with Pakistan

The Indian government decided to revoke the special status to Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcate the state into two Union Territories on Aug...Read More

Social media takes "dangerous turn", SC asks central government to step in

Social media takes "dangerous turn", SC asks central government to step in

Referring to different criminal cases, the state government had said local law enforcement authorities have attempted to seek information...Read More

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