NEWS ON AIR http://newsonair.nic.in/Default.aspx Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio, New Broadcasting House, New Delhi, India ? 2006 All rights reserved. All India Radio AIR Top News PM Modi arrives in Houston in first leg of his week long visit to USA http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371849 NAT Sun, 22 Sep 2019 06:56:25 GMT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Houston in the first leg of his week long visit to the USA. He was received at the Bush International Airport by Director, Trade and International Affairs, Christopher Olson and other officials. US to send troops to gulf after attack on Saudi oil facilities http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371865 INT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 21:13:37 GMT The United States has announced that it was sending military reinforcements to the Gulf region following attacks on Saudi oil facilities that it attributes to Iran. Postal accounts to be linked with Aadhaar for transparency http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371883 NAT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 21:07:04 GMT IT and Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said postal accounts will be linked with Aadhaar for greater transparency. India to undertake space mission Gaganyaan next year: ISRO http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371882 NAT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 21:03:41 GMT Indian Space Research Organisation, ISRO, Chairman K Sivan has said the Chandrayaan-2 mission has achieved 98 per cent of its objectives. Assembly polls in Maharashtra, Haryana to be held on Oct 21 http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371874 NAT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 20:57:28 GMT Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana will be held on October 21 and the counting of votes will take place on October 24. Moody's Investor Service terms centre's decision to cut corporate tax rate as credit positive move http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371875 BNE Sat, 21 Sep 2019 13:53:51 GMT Moody's Investors Service today termed the central government's decision to cut corporate tax rate as a credit positive move. EAM S Jaishankar holds talks on terrorism, regional issues with Finnish Leadership http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371877 NAT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 13:53:02 GMT External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has held long discussions on cross-border terrorism with the top Finnish leadership. 12 people killed in bomb explosion near holy city of Karbala in Iraq http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371853 INT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 08:32:25 GMT In Iraq, at least 12 people were killed and several wounded when a bomb exploded in a minibus packed with passengers outside the holy city of Karbala last night. GST Council rates cut in several items including hotel tariffs http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371862 NAT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 08:30:59 GMT GST Council has slashed tax rates on several items, including hotel room tariffs and cut and polished semi-precious stones. Industry, Trade welcome govt decision to cut corporate tax rate saying it will boost economy http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371861 NAT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 08:26:24 GMT Captains of Industry and Trade have welcomed the slashing of corporate tax by about ten per cent saying that it will give a big boost to the economy and make Indian Industry more competitive globally. India, Mongolia sign MoUs in areas including space, disaster management & culture http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371860 NAT Sat, 21 Sep 2019 08:15:15 GMT India and Mongolia have exchanged documents in areas including space, disaster management and culture. Boxing: Amit Panghal becomes first Indian to enter World Men's C'ship finals http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=371841 SPT Fri, 20 Sep 2019 21:33:59 GMT In Boxing, Asian Champion Amit Panghal today became the first Indian to make the finals of the World Men's Championship while Manish Kaushik signed off with a bronze medal after going down in the semifinals in Ekaterinburg, Russia.