Odisha's export turnover may touch Rs 1 lakh cr by 2025: Minister

BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha government on Saturday said the export turnover of Odisha may touch Rs one lakh crore before 2025.

US government shutdown to hit Indian exports: EEPC

KOLKATA: The Engineering Export Promotion Council of India (EEPC) on Saturday said the shut-down of the US Federal government will hit exports to the country which is among the largest destinations for Indian exports.

Depressed over ill health, senior citizen commits suicide

NEW DELHI: Depressed over ill health, a senior citizen on Saturday committed suicide by jumping before a moving Delhi Metro train, police said.

ATM machine with Rs 5 lakh burnt in Jharkhand

Ranchi: A State Bank of India (SBI) ATM containing Rs 5 lakh cash caught fire and was gutted in Jharkhand's Khuti district on Saturday.

Lalu Yadav appears in CBI court in another fodder scam case

Ranchi: Former Bihar Chief Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Yadav appeared in a special CBI court of Ranchi in connection with another fodder scam case over fraudulent withdrawal from a treasury here.

Republic Day sales on e-commerce platforms to kick off on January 21

NEW DELHI: All major e-commerce platforms like Amazon India and Flipkart are set to commence their sales from Sunday (January 21) offering various deals and huge discounts across various categories.

Meghalaya Governor awaits EC view on 17 MLAs' disqualification

SHILONG: Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad has sent a reminder to the Election Commission (EC) seeking its view on the disqualification of 17 MLAs, who resigned as Parliamentary Secretaries after an adverse High Court verdict, a Raj Bhavan official said on Saturday.

EC acting as poll agent of BJP, says AAP's Sanjay Singh

LUCKNOW: Senior Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sanjay Singh on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government of trying to "murder democracy" and alleged that the Election Commission of India (ECI) had taken a unilateral and biased decision to recommend disqualification of its 20 legislators. He said the party will go to court against the "unjust decision".

Decoded: How Zika virus impairs foetal development

NEW YORK: Zika virus disrupts oxygen supply to a pregnant woman's placenta, leading to impairment in foetal development and also increases the newborns' susceptibility to additional infections, scientists have found.

American shutdown: Flights from India to US not affected

NEW DELHI: Despite the ripple effect of the United States shutdown across the world, no flights from India to America had been cancelled, according to sources.

TDS defaulter firm's Director sent to jail

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Saturday sent the Director of a Delhi-based real estate and IT solution company -- who was found to be defaulting on filing of TDS (tax deducted at source) return statements -- to judicial custody, an official said.

Jaitley offers pre-Budget 'halwa' to Finance Ministry officials

New Delhi: Following the Indian tradition of having something sweet before setting out on an auspicious work, the Finance Ministry here on Saturday performed the "halwa" ceremony to mark the commencement of the printing process for the 2018-19 Budget.

Pakistan summons Indian Deputy HC over cross-border firing

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Saturday again summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner J.P. Singh to condemn "unprovoked ceasefire violations" by India, which it said had killed five civilians and injured 22 others over the past three days.

We need to learn dignity of labour from West: Nimrat Kaur

MUMBAI:  Actress Nimrat Kaur, who has worked in foreign television series like "Wayward Pines" and "Homeland", says that culturally we are very different from the West and dignity of labour is something we can learn from the Occident.

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