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Cloth traders in Gujarat continue strike against GST

Ahmedabad: Cloth shop owners in various parts of Gujarat on Tuesday decided to continue their indefinite strike against 5% GST levied on textiles, a day after police baton-charged protesting members of their association in Surat. The Maskati market in Ahmedabad, a major textile centre in the state,…

Long random passwords can shield against hacking: Expert

W DELHI: With Yahooannouncing a massive data breach last week where 500 million of its user accounts were compromised in 2014, experts feel that the trick to avoid email account hacking is to use really long random string for a password. “The password length should be…

At WTO, India loses the ‘solar battle’ against US

In a set back to India, World Trade Organisation’s appellate body has upheld the rulings of a panel which had stated that the government’s power purchase agreements with solar firms were “inconsistent” with international norms. “The appellate body (of the WTO) upheld each of these panel…

LIVE! PIL filed in SC against government funding to separatists

11:41  Modi appoints 4 ministers to brief media on Kashmir unrest: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Anath Kumar to brief the media about the government’s efforts to…