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Apr 24, 2017
Narendra Modi’s pitch for Jan-Dec fiscal year: A good move, but there’s a cost to itIf India migrates to the new format, a host of changes will have to be effected including the date of budget presentation, tax assessment year, reorganizing the tax infrastructure including at the company level and, mostly likely, adjust even the timing of Parliament sessions.
Apr 14, 2017
Obituary: Former J&K governor Girish Saxena was a gentleman who brought Valley back from the brinkThe courage and character of Girish 'Gary' Saxena, who died on Friday aged 90, was tested often, whether when he was an undercover agent in Pakistan (something he denied, but of which the Pakistani establishment was convinced), or as chief of RAW (India’s external intelligence agency), or as security adviser to the prime minister.
Nov 05, 2016
Shashi Tharoor: You can’t revenge yourself upon history, history is its own revengeShashi Tharoor's new book — An Era of Darkness — examines the legacy of the British Empire in India
May 11, 2016
Bills repealing over 1,000 redundant laws gets President's assentOver 1,000 outdated laws will be off the statute as President Pranab Mukherjee has given assent to two legislations passed by the Parliament.
Mar 25, 2016
BJP MP Kushwaha hits out at Congress for berating VD SawarkarBJP on Friday hit back at Congress for running down BJP-RSS ideologue V D Savarkar, saying the day is not too far when even Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel would "appear anti-national" to the opposition party.
Aug 14, 2015
Meet the real before the reel one: Gour Hari Das on his idea of independent IndiaAhead of the Gour Hari Dastaan: The Freedom File's release on 14 August, Gour Hari Das spoke exclusively to Firstpost on his struggle, the diminishing idea of independent India and his shattered dreams.
Jul 20, 2015
The British owe us: Watch Shashi Tharoor argue why the Raj didn't do India any goodShashi Tharoor, Congress MP from Kerala, liberal and certainly a man who can hold an audience, couldn't have made it any clearer than on the occasion when he spoke at the Oxford Union Society, that the British owe us one.
Nov 09, 2014
Bihar archives to chronicle Subhash Chandra Bose's link with stateBihar is going to chronicle Subhash Chandra Bose's connection with the state.
May 11, 2014
Mullaperiyar row: Sincerity of a committee member questioned after SC verdictThe blame game over the Supreme Court's verdict striking down the 2006 Kerala act which restricted the water level in Mullaperiyar dam took a turn on Sunday
Mar 03, 2014
Remains of 1857 soldiers recovered from 'Well of Martyrs'NGO's, Gurudwara officials demand a permanent area be sanctioned by the government for a memorial where the mortal remains could be kept.