With a view to reviving and sustaining traditional weaving practices, Microsoft India has opened a digital empowerment centre at Pochampally, known for its trademark handlooms. Besides imparting digi
STC Technologies plans to train over one lakh unemployed youth in the next three years. Saran Vel, founder and Chief Operating Officer, STC Skills, said the company planned to set up 20 multi-skil...
The sweetmeat shop owners in West Bengal have threatened to go on strike if the sector is not exempted from GST. Sweetmeat was not taxed under VAT but from July 1, they will be charged at 5 per cent.
Berlin, June 25, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif said on Monday that a regional security forum in Persian Gulf is needed.
Cargo operations fallby 100-150 TEUs
Implementation of a limited version of the Trump administration’s ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries is “going to be a little messy for the next few months,” says Jorge Barón, director of
Costs rising as even routine approvals are hard to secure
Textile traders in Andhra Pradesh will down shutters in protest against goods and services tax (GST) for three days from Tuesday, according to Andhra Pradesh Textile Federation (APTF) president B Ma.
Senate GOP leadership hopes to hold a vote on the bill this week.
Knitwear exporting units in Tirupur have appealed to Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Irani to help get full reimbursement of the ROSL (Rebate of State Levies) claims as any delay, they fear, will a
Last week the Senate passed the Liberal government’s controversial budget bill. Liberal-appointed Independents voted with the party prompting Conserv
Farmers in Telangana can now use their pattadar passbooks in electronic form in order to secure crop loans. The State Government has cleared the way for this, and the Telangana Rights in Land and Pat
High court agreed today to allow Trump’s travel ban to partially go into effect.
As it stands, the Senate Republican proposal would reduce funding for Medicaid, the single largest source of health care coverage in the United States.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News
Jeremy Corbyn says the UK "needs a new approach to Brexit" as he attacks PM's offer to EU citizens.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republicans plan to issue a revised version of their healthcare bill on Monday, according to a Republican Senate aide, as the chamber's leaders scrambled to get legi
Canada and China have agreed not to engage in state-sponsored hacking of each other's trade secrets and business information.
The federal government has launched a new, $35-million centre tasked with preventing the radicalization of Canadian youth.
Startegic issues dominate talks between the two leaders
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – Iran’s Ambassador to Minsk Mostafa Oveisi and Minister of Internal Affairs of Belarus Ihar Shunevich on Monday discussed cooperation in organized crimes, narcotic drugs smuggl
Says Jaya would have backed Kovind
ABC News' Emily Rau and Kate Shaw discuss the Supreme Court's decision to allow part of Trump's travel ban to take effect.
It is customary for a UP Chief Minister to visit a shrine on Eid
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani on Monday asked executive officials to set production, employment and development of Islam Iran as their targets.
The court will hear arguments about the case in October.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his temporary ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority countries and all refugees to go
Senate GOP leadership hopes to hold a vote on the bill by Friday.
Tehran, June 26, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani on Monday called on Iranian officials to strive for materialization of single national goals, serving masses and enforcing laws and regulations.
President Emmanuel Macron said June 26 France refuses to recognise Russia’s “annexation” of the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea. Speaking after talks with Ukrainian President Petro Por
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republicans are expected to issue a revised version of their healthcare bill on Monday, according to a Republican Senate aide, as the chamber's leaders scurried to w
Tehran, June 26, IRNA - Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani headed for Seoul, South Korea, on Monday to attend the second meeting of Speakers of Eurasian countries.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump stepped up his criticism on Monday of former Democratic President Barack Obama's handling of alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidenti
Ukrainian state energy company Naftogaz has asked a Chinese state bank to extend the deadline by which Naftogaz must submit project proposals to qualify for a loan worth $3.5 billion, the chief execut
The high court will hear arguments about the case in October.