Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire on LoC

Jammu, July 8 : Indian and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire on Saturday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Punj district, according to defence sources. “Pakistan Army began indiscriminate firing and shelling on our positions on the LoC in Gulpur area,” the sources told IANS. “The firing is ongoing and our […]

US, Russia announce Syria truce after Trump-Putin talks

Hamburg, Germany, July 8 : The first ever meeting between US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin ended here on Friday with agreements to arrange a ceasefire in Syria and to establish a designated bilateral channel for discussions on the conflict in Ukraine. The two leaders also addressed allegations of Russian interference […]

Trump, Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria, terrorism

Hamburg, July 8 : US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin held their first ever and much-anticipated sit-down discussion here on Friday, focussing on the situation in Ukraine and Syria, fight against terrorism and cyber security, on the sidelines of the G20 summit here. The meeting lasted about 2 hours and 20 […]

‘One nation, one law’ becomes reality after GST begins in Kashmir

Srinagar, July 8 : The GST became applicable across India after the pan-India indirect tax regime commenced in Jammu and Kashmir from Saturday, hours after its assembly on Friday passed the state Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill on receiving President Pranab Mukherjee’s order “safeguarding” Kashmir’s special constitutional status and its exclusive taxation powers. Jammu […]

CII innovation summit to focus on intellectual capital

Bengaluru, July 8 : The 13th edition of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) innovation summit in this tech hub on July 13-14 will be on the intellectual capital as the new wealth of nations, said India Inc’s lobby on Friday. “The two-day summit will focus on strengthening the spirit of India to build an […]

TiE launches entrepreneurship program for school students

Hyderabad, July 8 : TiE Hyderabad on Friday announced the launch of Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) programme for school students of classes 9-12. The Entrepreneurial Education programme comprising sessions on 12 Sundays for 4 hours, is put together to stimulate entrepreneurial thought process through entrepreneurship coaching to young undergraduate and helping them discover the rewards and […]