Ujjain: Catholic hospital attacked, association cries foul over inaction
New Delhi [India] | March 16, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
The Catholic Bishops' Conference of India (CBCI) has alleged that a Catholic hospital in Ujjain was attacked by a mob of goons, but no action was taken by the authorities.... read..
Kerala: Students injured as Holi celebration turns violent
Kozhikode (Kerala) [India] | March 16, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
The Holi celebrations in Farook College in Kerala's Calicut turned violent after few students were allegedly assaulted by the college staff members.... read..
Indonesia's island of Bali to curb internet use over Hindu holiday
JAKARTA | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 IST
Indonesia has asked telecoms providers to shut down some mobile internet services in its holiday island of Bali on Saturday, to respect the predominantly Hindu island's New Year "day of silence".
Most activities on the island, known for its beaches and te... read..
Holiday Inn revives the lost art of family picnics
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | March 14, 2018 12:01:13 AM IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar. 14 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Travelling and exploring the world together is increasingly becoming an important part of family bonding and creating lasting memories between parents and children. Be it a trip to the ancien... read..
Council clarifies GST not leviable on licenses for alcoholic liquor for human consumption
Chandigarh | Sunday, Mar 11 2018 IST
The Goods and Services Tax Council has decided to issue a clarification stating that GST is not leviable on licenses for alcoholic liquor for human consumption.
This would also apply, mutatis mutandis, to the demands by service tax or central excise auth... read..