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Apr 18, 2017
To tackle unemployment, Australia scraps visa programme for skilled workers used largely by IndiansAustralia on Tuesday abolished a visa programme used by over 95,000 temporary foreign workers, the majority of them Indians, to tackle the growing unemployment in the country.
Apr 13, 2017
2004 Dhaka grenade attacks: Bangladesh executes HuJI chief Mufti Abdul Hannan, two associatesBangladesh on Wednesday night executed banned Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami chief Mufti Abdul Hannan and his two associates for the 2004 Dhaka grenade attack on a shrine that killed three people and wounded the British high commissioner at the time.
Apr 10, 2017
Mohan Bhagwat bats for country-wide beef ban, says RSS workers in power will work towards itBhagwat said as a veterinary doctor he is aware of a 'desi' cow's utility, including the usefulness of its urine and dung, and claimed that even scientific bodies have come to accept this.
Mar 29, 2017
Mumbai Police ban use of drones, paragliders for a month beginning 31 MarchTo prevent any threat from the skies, the police on Wednesday banned the use of drones and paragliders in the metropolis for a month.
Mar 10, 2017
Jaitley says, 12 lakh new notes infused in the market by RBIJaitley said the cost of the currency note is the function of direct and indirect material and labour cost, which changes every year.
Mar 03, 2017
Demonetisation shaves off Rs 8k cr; recovery quicker than thought: M&Mlong-term beneficial impact of demonetisation on the economy would be very much if the government was able to do what they had set out to do with the note ban.
Feb 07, 2017
UP Election 2017: BJP hails HC order to ensure free and fair polls in stateThe Allahabad High Court order to the Uttar Pradesh government to ensure free and fair polls in Kairana and other sensitive areas of the state has come as a shot in the arm of BJP which has been demanding removal of UP DGP Javeed Ahmed and other officials "working for SP candidates".
Jan 26, 2017
Donald Trump says waterboarding 'absolutely' works in interrogationUS President Donald Trump said he "absolutely" thought that waterboarding works and would consider reinstating it as an interrogation technique, depending on the advice of Defense Secretary James Mattis and CIA Director Mike Pompeo, the media reported.
Nov 21, 2016
BJP slams Mamata Banerjee for spreading canards on demonitisation, questions TMC on Narada, Saradha scamsBJP questioned Mamata about the funds that her party had received from a fictitious company before the 2014 Lok Sabha election.
Sep 19, 2016
Vladimir Putin's party dominates in Russia parliament voteRussia's ruling United Russia party on Sunday cruised to an easy victory in parliamentary polls that could pave the way for President Vladimir Putin to glide to a fourth term in 2018 elections, partial results showed.