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Daily Archives: July 22, 2018

Donald Trump asks NFL to suspend anthem protesters

US President Donald Trump on Saturday asked the National Football League to suspend players who kneel during the national anthem this coming season. Trump questioned the players’ contracts and proposed two tiers of punishment. “The NFL National Anthem Debate is alive and well again –

United State asks UN to keep up pressure on North Korea

The US on Friday welcomed the UN Security Council’s united support for the fully verified denuclearisation of North Korea and pressed China and Russia to strictly enforce sanctions to get Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asked the

Dhadak leaves much to be desired

Like all great love stories Dhadak ends as a tragedy. Which is not to say that it is a great love story. Replicating, almost all the conventions of a love-at-first-sight-doom-at-a-later-stage yarn Dhadak makes all the right noises (includes a super-melodious title song) and is still

Modi government passes no-trust test comfortably

The Narendra Modi government on Friday passed the no-confidence motion moved by the oppostion with an overwhelming majority, with the government getting 325 out of a total 451 votes. Only 126 MPs voted in favour of the motion. The no-confidence motion was put to vote

Sonia terms Modi speech as old rhetoric, Rahul says it was weak

UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi described Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech during no-confidence motion in Lok Sabha as an “old rhetoric” and Congress President Rahul Gandhi said it was “weak”. The Congress party termed his speech as “dramebaazi” (theatrics). The Modi government on Friday passed the

GST council approves Simplified GST Return

The GST Council in its 28th meeting held here today under the Chairmanship of Shri PiyushGoyal, Union Minister for Railways, Coal, Finance & Corporate Affairs has approved the new return formats and associated changes in law. It may be recalled that in the 27th meeting held on