Kerala RTO gets tough on tax-evading luxury car owners

Thiruvananthapuram , Nov 18

The Regional Transport Commissioner's office here has decided to crack down on the thriving business of Keralites getting high-end cars registered in Puducherry, taking advantage of the low taxes in that state.

Gujarat regressed in last 22 years: Chidambaram

New Delhi , Nov 19

Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Sunday attacked the BJP on Gujarat's development model, saying that as a result of a distorted concept of development, many sections of the people were left behind and the state has regressed in the last 22 years.

Infosys to configure GST network for filing returns

Bengaluru , Nov 18

Software vendor Infosys would configure the editing facility in the GST Network by November 20 to enable traders to file their three-page summary return (3B), said the GST Group of Ministers (GoM) Chairman Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday.

IFFI has changed a lot, says 'S Durga' director

Mumbai , Nov 18

Director of film "S Durga" Sanal Kumar Sasidharan, who moved the Kerala High Court after his film was dropped from the final list of 48th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), has apparently lost interest in screening of his movie at IFFI even if the court grants permission.

NIA officials record Hadiya's statement

Kottayam , Nov 18

A team of investigators attached to the Kochi unit of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday recorded statements of 24-year-old Hadiya, a Hindu woman, who converted to Islam.

Thiruvananthapuram Mayor injured in scuffle, hospitalised

Thiruvananthapuram , Nov 18

City Mayor V.K. Prasanth, owing allegiance to CPI-M, suffered injuries in a scuffle that broke out between the CPI-M and BJP councillors during a special sitting of the Corporation to mark its second anniversary. An injured Prasanth had to be rushed to a local hospital.