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  • Tax exemption never really helped
    By Vinod Mirani  IANS | July 28 Just when the film industry had forgotten what tax exemption or, the popular term, 'tax free, meant, the phrase is back in the use. The Hrithik Roshan-starrer, "Super 30", has been granted tax-free status in the states of Delhi, Gujarat. Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. The granting of a tax free tag to a film used to be a regular feature with some state governments since the cinema and the entertainment tax collection were state subject
  • Thousands occupy disputed land in New Zealand in Māori rights protest
    Maori people prepare to welcome Britain's Prince Harry on to Putiki marae during his visit to Whanganui, May 14, 2015. REUTERS/Anthony Phelps     The country's largest builder plans to develop 480 houses in the city of Auckland on land that is seen as culturally significant   WELLINGTON, July 28 (Reuters) - Thousands of people protested in New Zealand on Saturday against a proposed housing development on land seen as sacred to the indigenous Māori people,
  • WASA 50th Annv enters 4th day
    Sechü Zubza | January 14 : The 50th anniversary of Western Angami Sports Association (WASA) has entered the fourth day here today with Wokha Deputy Commissioner Rovilato Mor as host of honour. Speaking on the occasion, Mor greeted the WASA 50th Anniversary on its 4th Day of the tournament. He also expressed his hope that the players can excel and can become good players in Archery as “we are good hunters by nature since time immemorial and hence almost everyone knew the art of shoot