News 10th October
*Reflecting an increase in economic activity, indirect tax revenue goes up by 35.8 per cent in first six months of current fiscal.
*G-20 countries including India endorse action plan for transparent global tax regime to curb artificial profit-shifting ways.
*President Pranab Mukherjee leaves on a six-day visit to Jordan, Palestine and Israel this morning.
*Campaigning for first phase of Bihar Assembly elections ends today; polling to take place in 49 constituencies on Monday.
*Gujarat High Court says step parents are not liable to maintain child.
*In a shift its policy in Syria, United States abandons training of rebels and focuses to provide equipments and weapons to select group to fight Islamic State.