GST revenue collection for August stands at Rs 86,449 crore: Finance Ministry

The gross GST revenue collected in August 2019 stood at Rs 98,202 crore.

Sep 01, 2020, 20:44 PM IST

August rainfall in Delhi highest in 7 years, says IMD data

Overall this year, the city has gauged 555 mm precipitation against the normal of 521.8 mm since June 1, when the monsoon season starts.

Aug 30, 2020, 22:13 PM IST

&pictures blockbuster watchlist for August!

So, this August, prepare yourself for an ultimate weekend full of drama, action, adventure and guaranteed entertainment with the following movie premieres on &pictures every weekend!

Aug 15, 2020, 16:18 PM IST

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announces birth of new baby girl

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife welcomed their second daughter -- August -- to the world on Monday with a post on the leading social network.

Aug 29, 2017, 09:29 AM IST

Pakistani textbooks preach 'traitorous' Hindus are to blame for bloodshed during Independence

This rationale is starkly different from what students across the border in India are taught

Aug 04, 2017, 09:34 AM IST

Why Friendship Day will always be special to us!

The month of August is here and this brings us closer to celebrating 'Friendship Day'. Although, we don't really need just one day to celebrate the bond of friendship yet it is always a great feeling to have a dedicated day for it. 

Aug 03, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

Rhino shot by poachers dies in Nepal

A one-horned rhino has died weeks after it was shot by poachers in Nepal, becoming the first of the rare animals to be killed in the country in over two years.

Sep 07, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

5 per cent interim relief released by Himachal Pradesh govt

Himachal Government today released five per cent interim relief to its employees and pensioners from August 1 this year.

Aug 04, 2016, 01:03 AM IST

Nepal plans to re-open heritage sites to tourists in August

 Nepal is planning to re-open the historical structures and monuments enlisted by the UNESCO as World Heritage sites to the tourists as well as the general public from August 17 as only 15 per cent of the sites have been damaged in the recent devastating earthquakes.

Jun 03, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

Zac Efron's 'We Are Your Friends' to release in August

Actor Zac Efron-starrer upcoming Warner Bros film "We Are Your Friends" will open on August 28 this year.

Apr 29, 2015, 12:17 PM IST

An app will unlock your doors

You can open this lock with an app installed in your smartphone. The lock made by a company called 'August' essentially allows you and anyone you register to open your door with an app.

Apr 06, 2015, 00:02 AM IST

'Resident Evil: Final Chapter' to start filming in August

"Resident Evil: The Final Chapter" is starting production later this year, says its lead actress Milla Jovovich.

Jan 23, 2015, 08:32 AM IST

South Korea exports fall 0.1% in August

South Korea`s exports fell 0.1 percent in August from a year ago due to strikes at major auto plants, state data showed Monday.

Sep 01, 2014, 07:47 AM IST

Delhi witnesses hottest day of August in last 12 years

The national capital on Monday witnessed the hottest day of August in the last 12 years as mercury breached the 39 degree Celsius mark.

Aug 26, 2014, 00:06 AM IST

Monsoon improving; normal rainfall likely in August: IMD

In a forecast that would bring cheer to vast swathes of the country, weather officials have said that the momentum picked up by Southwest Monsoon in July is likely to continue in August with normal rainfall expected next month.

Jul 26, 2014, 17:25 PM IST

Inaugural ICC Women`s Championship to commence in August

The inaugural ICC Women`s Championship to commence in August with a new qualification format for World Cup in 2017.

Jul 04, 2014, 13:47 PM IST

Ashlee Simpson plans for an `eclectic` wedding?

Singer Ashlee Simpson and actor-fiance Evan Ross are reportedly planning to organise an `eclectic Bohemian` wedding.

Jun 13, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Ashlee Simpson, Evan Ross to wed in August?

Singer-actress Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross are reportedly set to wed at a sprawling mansion in August.

May 25, 2014, 14:50 PM IST

Miley Cyrus delays US tour till August

Singer-actress Miley Cyrus, who has been hospitalised due to allergic reaction, has postponed her Bangerz tour in the US till August.

Apr 19, 2014, 12:31 PM IST

US consumer confidence dips in August

The consumer confidence in the US has dipped in August even as interest rates have gone up, says a consumer sentiment index.

Aug 31, 2013, 17:58 PM IST