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Relax! No tax on owning domestic animals in Punjab

Relax! No tax on owning domestic animals in Punjab

A branding code or unique identification mark or number to each animal will also be issued by the state government, reported Zee News . There is some news of interest for people of Punjab who are keeping a pet or planning to have one. The license will be renewed after every year. The spokesperson also divulged that the letters being circulated in the media have absolutely no link with the imposition of tax.


This US City Is Now Issuing $35 Tickets for Walking While Texting

This US City Is Now Issuing $35 Tickets for Walking While Texting

Pedestrians caught crossing the street while staring at their cellphones in Hawaii's largest city will face a fine of up to $99 beginning on Wednesday as a new law comes into effect meant to prevent distracted people from blundering into traffic.


This Tiny Island Now Has the Most Powerful Passport in the World

This Tiny Island Now Has the Most Powerful Passport in the World

This is the first time that an Asian country has earned the top spot in a passport index developed by global advisory firm Arton Capital. WITH Paraguay removing its visa requirements for Singaporeans, Singapore now has a visa-free score of 159, making it the most powerful passport worldwide according to the Passport Index.


Safety chief touts program to locate sex offenders

Safety chief touts program to locate sex offenders

Of 936 individuals that the registry hasn't classified, 129 were convicted of rape of a child with force; 53 were convicted of assault with intent to commit rape; and 143 were convicted of rape, according to Bump's office. And, if the pilots work, Bennett said he'd require every city and town in the Bay State to follow suit. There are several apps to track sex offenders available for download on your smartphone.


Repairs on massive water main break in Oakland Co. begin Wednesday

Repairs on massive water main break in Oakland Co. begin Wednesday

Three new sections are being brought in to replace the broken sections. Officials say the earliest that a boil water advisory could be lifted for several suburban Detroit communities is Friday evening. Novi city officials say there is drinkable well water available at ITC Sports Park on 8 Mile Road near Napier Road. Two hospitals canceled elective surgeries and procedures following the break.


Ghajini star Asin and her husband Rahul Sharma welcome baby girl

Ghajini star Asin and her husband Rahul Sharma welcome baby girl

Last 9 months have been the most special and exciting for both of us and we want to thank all our well-wishers who have given us love and support '. She shared a photo with a message that read, " I am very happy to tell my daughter's arrival today, thank you very much for the duo, this is my best birthday gift ".