CPI(M) gives notice to suspend business in RS to discuss imposition of 5 pc GST on essential items

New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) floor leader in Rajya Sabha, Elamaram Kareem on Monday gave notice under rule 267 to suspend business and discuss the issue of price rise and imposition of 5 per cent GST on essential items.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:56 IST

First Advantage releases 2022 India Employment Screening Trends Report

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 18 (ANI/PR Newswire): First Advantage Corporation (NASDAQ: FA), a leading global provider of technology solutions for screening, verifications, safety and compliance related to human capital, announced the publication of its India Employment Screening Trends Report, which is a compilation of anonymized data and analytics from the Company's background screenings performed for its customers in the India market in Q1-22.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:55 IST

India's agricultural exports rise 14 pc in April-June quarter

New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): India's agricultural and processed food products exports rose 14 per cent during the first three months of the current financial year 2022-23 (April-June). Total exports were to the tune of USD 5,987 million.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:50 IST

CPI MP Binoy Viswam gives suspension of business notice in RS to discuss Agnipath scheme

New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Communist Party of India MP Binoy Viswam has given the suspension of business notice in Rajya Sabha under Rule 267 over the Centre's 'Agnipath Scheme' and demands discussion on it.'

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:49 IST

50-year-old woman stabbed to death in Afghanistan's Kapisa province

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 18 (ANI): Fifty-year-old woman was brutally stabbed by unidentified men in the central Afghan province of Kapisa on Sunday which reflects how criminal activities in Afghanistan have been on a constant rise since the Taliban took control of the country in August.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:45 IST

CSS Corp and Conversica join hands to drive Conversation Automation Innovation and help enterprises unlock new revenue streams

Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], July 18 (ANI/BusinessWire India): CSS Corp, a global customer experience (CX) and technology services provider, and Conversica, Inc., the leading provider of Conversation Automation solutions for enterprise revenue teams, have announced a strategic partnership to help enterprises elevate their customer experiences and generate new revenue streams.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:44 IST

'It was excruciating pain': Emilia Clarke speaks about surviving two brain aneurysms

Washington [US], July 18 (ANI): British actor Emilia Clarke of 'Game of Thrones' fame has opened up about her experience of surviving two brain aneurysms and expressed gratitude for being able to recover after losing "quite a bit" of the organ.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:36 IST

PM Modi urges lawmakers to hold "discussions with open mind for productive session"

New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): Just before the commencement of the Monsoon Session of the Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday urged lawmakers to hold discussions on various issues with an open mind to make the session fruitful and productive.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:32 IST

Jennifer Lopez's old interview reveals she intended to take Ben Affleck's last name after marriage

Washington [US], July 18 (ANI): American singer and actor Jennifer Lopez, who is now officially married to Ben Affleck, in a 2003 interview had shared plans to change her name to Jennifer Affleck, after marrying the 'Justice League' actor.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:28 IST

India records 16,935 fresh COVID-19 cases, 51 fatalities

New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): India on Monday registered a slight dip in the number of COVID-19 cases as 16,935 new infections were recorded, informed the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

Updated: Jul 18, 2022 10:26 IST

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