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Mutual funds are a mode of investment where you can park a

Why you should shift to mutual funds from conventional mode of investment

Nov 01, 2020, 11:10 AM IST

Mutual funds have been the topic of attraction for years now, credit the varieties of plans and high returns they give. But before you start investing in mutual funds, it is necessary to understand what it is. Many people confuse mutual funds with stocks.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar contested Assembly elections last in

Why Nitish Kumar never contested Assembly elections in last 35 years

Elections | Oct 31, 2020, 01:57 PM IST

Nitish Kumar has been sitting at the helm of Bihar's affair since 2005. But he has never contested Assembly elections in Bihar in the last 35 years. Nitish last contested Assembly elections in 1985.

A quick guide before you buy gold coins/jewellery this

Planning to buy gold coins this Dhanteras-Diwali? A quick guide before you proceed

Business | Oct 27, 2020, 02:31 PM IST

Buying a gold coin or jewellery on the occasion of Dhantera and Diwali is not just a tradition in India but also considered a wise investment. Besides financial value, gold has social value as well.

Mandakini Chaudhary, an MBA holder, is Mukhiya of Pirokhar

Bihar Election 2020: Meet the MBA degree holder who left plush MNC job to take political plunge

India | Nov 02, 2020, 11:23 AM IST

Mandakini Chaudhary, who holds an MBA degree, is contesting Bihar Assembly elections 2020 from Harlakhi Vidhan Sabha seat in Madhubani district as an independent.

LJP founder Ram Vilas Paswan passes away at 74. 

How LJP's Ram Vilas Paswan demise will impact Bihar Assembly elections

India | Oct 25, 2020, 11:22 AM IST

Lok Janshakti Party founder and Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan passed away on Thursday evening. He was 74. Paswan was often described as a man of the people, credit the way he build and carried his relationships in the public life. He enjoyed a mass support among the Dalits, especially the Dusadh (Paswans).

Plan India

‘International Day of the Girl Child’: Technology helping empower girls through education

India | Oct 11, 2017, 03:43 PM IST

Data shows that Delhi government’s 106 pc increase in education budget to uplift quality of education hasn’t really had the desired impact.

Sambit Patra

Disruption of Parliament part of Congress ploy to evade debate: BJP’s Sambit Patra

Politics | Jul 19, 2017, 05:08 PM IST

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said that Congress was resorting to a specific tactic in order to create ruckus on the floor of the House, and brought proof to claim that the party had planned this in advance.

Congress leader Saifuddin Soz

Would have kept Burhan Wani alive for dialogue, says Congress leader Saifuddin Soz

Politics | Jul 07, 2017, 11:52 PM IST

The Congress leader’s remark comes a day ahead of Wani’s death anniversary on July 8.

Mohammad Kaif terms communal violence in Bengal a 'shame'

Mohammad Kaif terms communal violence in Bengal a 'shame', says ‘violence against Prophet’s teachings’

India | Jul 07, 2017, 06:11 PM IST

Meanwhile, state government has temporarily suspended internet services in four police station areas of Basirhat, Baduria, Swarupnagar and Deganga to check the spread of rumours through social networking sites.

Amid border standoff, PM Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping meet

Amid border standoff, PM Narendra Modi, Xi Jinping meet informally in Germany

World | Jul 07, 2017, 11:53 PM IST

The two leaders are, however, not scheduled to hold a bilateral meeting with Beijing citing that the ‘atmosphere’ is not good due to the face-off between their armies in Dokalam region in the Sikkim sector.

History of India’s biggest tax reform and people who made

Goods and Services Tax: History of India’s biggest tax reform and people who made it possible

Jun 29, 2017, 07:57 PM IST

In May 2014, when the NDA government was voted to power, it started making efforts to make GST a reality. Jaitley had in February 2015 set April 2016 as the deadline for rolling out GST. It was later changed to July 1, 2017.

GST in other Countries compared to GST in India

GST: How India’s dual GST model stacks up against other countries

Jun 30, 2017, 05:30 PM IST

The Goods and Services Tax (GST), touted as biggest reform in India since independence, will be launched at 12 am tonight at the Central Hall of Parliament.

What is GST, GST Full Form, GST Rates, its impact and what

What is GST, GST Full Form, GST Rates, its impact and what it means for India

Dec 28, 2017, 01:03 PM IST

Here India TV brings to you the answers of some natural queries that will help you better understand what GST is, GST rates, what the new tax means for individuals, businesses as well as the economy.

Number speak Where Ram Nath and Meira Kumar stand in the

Presidential election 2017: Where NDA's Ram Nath Kovind and Opposition's Meira Kumar stand in the race

Politics | Jul 17, 2017, 10:36 AM IST

The Congress-led opposition pitted Dalit leader Meira Kumar against NDA’s nominee Ram Nath Kovind for the highest constitutional office in the country

Ram Nath Kovind

Ram Nath Kovind, a Dalit who will be India’s first UP-born elected President

Politics | Jul 20, 2017, 02:32 PM IST

Ram Nath Kovind, 71, the former Governor of Bihar, is all set to be elected as the 14th President of India.

File pic of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

MCD elections: Is it the beginning of end for Aam Aadmi Party and Arvind Kejriwal?

Politics | Apr 26, 2017, 06:26 PM IST

Road is not long for Arvind Kejriwal and AAP, which has consistently loosing people’s faith, if they do not amend their ways.

Rahul has promised organisational change in Congress after

Why Rahul Gandhi’s promise of structural changes in Congress will fall flat

Politics | Mar 14, 2017, 10:58 PM IST

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today admitted that the Congress needs structural and organisational changes.

File pic of Congress VP Rahul Gandhi

Congress decimated in ‘semi-finals’ ahead of 2019, will Rahul take responsibility?

Politics | Mar 11, 2017, 08:41 PM IST

Two years after its worst defeat in Lok Sabha elections so far, the Congress party disappointed once again, managing to just bag seven of 104 seats it contested in the 403-strong Uttar Pradesh assembly.

Virendra Singh

Uttar Pradesh needs a farmer CM, ready to lead the state: BJP MP Virendra Singh

Politics | Aug 05, 2016, 05:15 PM IST

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership has maintained silence over whether to project a chief ministerial face for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls or not. Of the four major political parties in the state --


Why Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's 'death' could signal a beginning to the end of the Islamic State

World | Jul 11, 2017, 07:30 PM IST

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) told Newsweek that the monitoring group was informed by Baghdadi's death by the extremist group and that it will soon announce his successor.