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SC rules states can tax mines, royalty on minerals not tax

The legislative power to tax mineral rights vests with the states and the royalty paid on minerals is not a tax, the Supreme Court ruled on Thursday in a landmark judgement which will give a huge......

Passing the torch to new generation: Biden in Oval Office address

United States President Joe Biden has said his decision to step aside from the 2024 presidential race and endorse Kamala Harris as the Democratic Presidential nominee was an act aimed at unifying......

4 killed in rain havoc in Pune; Army, NDRF called in

Heavy rains wreaked havoc in Maharashtra's Pune, where at least four persons died in rain-related incidents on Thursday, while several houses and residential societies in low-lying areas in the......

A Neat Tragedy Called NEET

NEET is a court-ordered examination, supposedly aimed at meritocracy. However, over the past years when the Modi government at the Centre began implementing it, it took on political and casteist......

Why Nagaland Is Baying For Army's Blood

'It is in the interest of China and Pakistan to give a bad name to the Indian Army and remove AFSPA 'completely' from the north east.' 'Hopefully, better sense will prevail and the ground realities......

Sensex sheds 109 points at close; metal, bank stocks major drag

Equity market benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty stayed on the back foot for the fifth straight session on Thursday as investors offloaded metal, banking and finance stocks amid a lacklustre trend......

'Jobs Have To Be Created Everywhere'

'I found it unbelievable that L&T said 45,000 jobs were waiting to be filled because of unavailability of suitable skillsets.' 'So, when the Opposition sweepingly says there are no jobs, I'm......

Budget focuses on jobs and skilling, keeping 2 allies happy

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday announced a marginal income tax relief for the middle class, a Rs 2 lakh crore outlay for job creation schemes over the next five years and a spending......

Sitharaman again takes tablet in red pouch to present paperless Budget

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday again took a digital tablet wrapped in a traditional 'bahi-khata' style pouch as she headed for Parliament to present the full Budget 2024-25 in a......

Meet Nirmalaji's Core Budget Team

The finance minister continues to be backed by the same policy team in charting out the broad strategy as in the few earlier Budgets. IMAGE: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman distributes halwa......

Sara's Bedroom Pictures

Fatima is on holiday... Nimrat says a prayer... Sanjay is grateful for the 'rock of his life'... Photograph: Kind courtesy Sara Ali Khan/Instagram Sara Ali Khan is making some lovely bedroom......

Is Shraddha Getting Married? She Answers

IMAGE: Shraddha Kapoor. Photograph: Hitesh Harisinghani/Rediff.com "Bhootni ke superspower bahut kamal ke hote hai. They can fly and do different things. I wish I would have these powers so that......

10 Ways To Dress Up Like Katrina

Katrina Kaif has proved time and again that her fashion sense is all about class, comfort and elegance. As she turns 41 on July 16, Namrata Thakker takes a peek into her steal-worthy wardrobe which......

Sri Lanka drub Thailand to storm into Asia Cup semis

IMAGE: Sri Lanka lock their Women’s Asia Cup semi-final spot in style. Photograph: ICC/X Sri Lanka cruised into the Women's Asia Cup 2024 semi-finals with a dominant ten-wicket victory......

India crush Nepal by 82 runs; enter Asia Cup semis

IMAGE: Shafali Verma smashed 81 off 48 to power India to 178 for 3. Photograph: BCCI Women/X Explosive opener Shafali Verma slammed a career-best 48-ball 81 as defending champions India......

Murray to end legendary career after Paris Games

'Competing for Britain has been by far the most memorable weeks of my career and I'm extremely proud to get to do it one final time' IMAGE: Andy Murray has won three grand slams and 3 Olympic......

Women's Asia Cup: Sri Lanka crush Malaysia; Bangladesh outplay Thailand

Photograph: Kind Courtesy ICC/X Sri Lanka and Bangladesh produced superlative performances to secure victories over Malaysia and Thailand in group B and inch closer to the semifinal berth at the......

LeBron James named Team USA's male flag bearer

IMAGE: Two-time Olympic gold medallist Lebron James will be participating in his fourth Olympics. Photograph: Rula Rouhana/Reuters Four-time NBA champion LeBron James will be Team USA's male flag......

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