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Stem cells may help treat spinal cord injuries

Scientists have successfully used stem cells for the first time to promote regeneration after injury to a specialised band of spinal chord nerve fibres that are important for motor function. Researchers from Hokkaido University in Japan together with an international team of scientists implanted specialised embryonic stem cells into the severed spinal cords of rats.

More rain expected in Mumbai today, situation likely to worsen; people slam civic bodies

More rain expected in Mumbai today, situation likely to worsen; people slam civic bodies

The situation is likely to get worse in Mumbai on Saturday as more rainfall accompanied by strong winds has been predicted by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).

DC to AC conversion on Mumbai's CR rail route completed

The Central Railway on Monday successfully completed the conversion of the overhead power supply system from 1500 Volt DC to 25,000 Volt AC traction on the rail route connecting CST and Thane.

GST panel to elect its new chairman today

The Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers will meet on Friday to elect its new chairman.

GST panel to elect its new chairman on March 20

The Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers will meet on March 20 to elect its new chairman.

Govt approves Rs 33,000 cr CST compensation to states/UTs

Government Tuesday approved the release of Rs 33,000 crore in tranches to states and Union Territories to compensate them for revenue loss on account of phasing out of Central Sales Tax for three financial years up to 2012-13.

Rs 32,800 cr paid to states to compensate for CST loss: Sinha

The Centre Friday said it has paid Rs 32,800 crore to states as compensation for phasing out of Central Sales Tax in the run-up to roll-out of Goods and Services Tax.

Govt seeks Parl nod for Rs 11000 cr CST compensation to states

Govt seeks Parl nod for Rs 11000 cr CST compensation to states

Government Monday sought approval of Parliament to release about Rs 11,000 crore to states and union territories to compensate them for revenue loss on account of phasing out of Central Sales Tax (CST).

Youth thrashed by group of men in Mumbai local train

A video has surfaced in which a group of men are seen beating a youth after a brawl in a Mumbai local train.

Taxmen must recover legitimate dues: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said revenue department must recover the legitimate dues but there is no point in focusing on unfairly imposed taxes as they only bring "bad name".

Centre to release Rs 11,000 cr CST compensation to states: FM

A day ahead of his meeting with state finance ministers, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Wednesday said the government will soon release Rs 11,000 crore towards Central Sales Tax (CST) compensation, as part of consensus building for GST rollout.

Two bogies of local train derail at Mumbai's CST, no casualties

Two bogies of a local passenger train derailed at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) in Mumbai on Sunday.

Cars are more taxed than cigarettes in India: Honda Cars

Car major Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) Thursday said there is a "high" incidence of taxes on automobile sector, saying "cars are more taxed than cigarettes" in the country.

Chelsea fans would be `appalled` at Mata sale

Chelsea fans would be disgusted if Juan Mata is allowed to leave Stamford Bridge, says the Chelsea Supporters Trust (CST) - unless manager Jose Mourinho wants it to happen.

Centre agrees to delete DSA, 3 sub-committees set up

A day after resolving the contentious CST issue, state finance ministers Tuesday formed three sub-committees to look into other matters like IT infrastructure for smooth roll-out of the Goods and Service Tax regime.

CST pauses in its busy tracks to remember 26/11

At CST, where Kasab and his associate Abu Ismail massacred over 50 people, many commuters lit a lamp in front of a memorial to the victims Thursday.

Committees to look into CST compensation, GST design issues: FM

Finance Minister P Chidambaram Thursday said two committees will be constituted to sort out contentious issues that hamper implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

States want Centre to resolve CST issue before GST rollout

States want the central government to resolve the Central Sales Tax (CST) compensation issue before moving ahead with the rollout of the Goods and Service Tax (GST) regime.

Lover arrested for murder of woman whose body was found at CST

The Pune railway police on Saturday claimed to have solved the murder case where a young woman`s body had been found in an abandoned trolley-bag at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus here on September 26.