Political parties have to file audited returns to avail tax benefit: Govt

TIA NEWS Political parties have to file audited returns by December every year or risk losing tax exemptions,said Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia told a news agency in New Delhi today. Mr Adhia said donations to political parties via electoral bonds will be confidential and donor’s identity will not to be disclosed. He said, Finance Bill … Continue reading Political parties have to file audited returns to avail tax benefit: Govt

Insomnia may triple the risk of asthma: Study

A new study has warned that People experiencing chronic insomnia may have more than three times the risk of developing asthma compared to those without the disorder. Researchers said, Asthma affects about 300 million people worldwide, with major risk factors including smoking, obesity and air pollution. More recently, symptoms of depression and anxiety have been … Continue reading Insomnia may triple the risk of asthma: Study

E. Ahamed laid to rest in Kerala

AMN / Kannur (KERALA) IUML President and former Union minister, E Ahamed, who passed away at Delhi on Wednesday, was laid to rest at the City Jumma Masjid here today with full state honours. The body, covered with the national flag, was brought to the Masjid for the burial around noon and hundreds had converged … Continue reading E. Ahamed laid to rest in Kerala

Top  Scientist, Economist in fray for AMU Vice Chancellorship

Andalib Akhter /NEW DELHI FOLLOW ON TWITTER Renowned economist Dr. Abusaleh Shariff and leading Biomedical research scientist Dr Shahid Jameel have emerged as the contenders for the post of Vice Chancellor at the prestigious Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). The university’s highest decision making body AMU Court will meet on Saturday to elect three names from … Continue reading Top  Scientist, Economist in fray for AMU Vice Chancellorship

OIC Expresses Concern over restriction on entry of 7 Member States into US

AMN / The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) expressed grave concern at the Executive Order passed by the US President banning nationals of 7 OIC Member States from the United States and excluding those holding valid visas and permanent residence cards from entry. The OIC General Secretariat stated that this decision will further complicate the … Continue reading OIC Expresses Concern over restriction on entry of 7 Member States into US

امریکا میں داخلے پر پابندی: شدت پسند شہ پائیں گے، او آئی سی

دنیا بھر کے مسلم ممالک کی نمائندہ تنظیم او آئی سی نے کہا ہے کہ امریکی صدر ڈونلڈ ٹرمپ کی طرف سے سات مسلم اکثریتی ملکوں کے شہریوں کے امریکا جانے پر عائد کردہ عارضی پابندی سے شدت پسندوں کو مزید شہ ملے گی۔ سعودی عرب کے شہر جدہ سے پیر تیس جنوری کو ملنے … Continue reading امریکا میں داخلے پر پابندی: شدت پسند شہ پائیں گے، او آئی سی

Campaigning for Punjab and Goa Elections end

AMN / Campaigning for the assembly elections in Punjab and Goa have come to an end today. The two state will go to polls on Saturday to elect new assemblies. Election Commission has issued a detailed guidelines to the District Election Officers in Punjab to ensure prohibition 48 hours before the end of assembly polls … Continue reading Campaigning for Punjab and Goa Elections end

EC bars political parties in Punjab, Goa from publishing ads in newspapers

Election Commission has barred the political parties and candidates in Punjab and Goa from publishing advertisement in newspapers on 3rd and 4th of this month without its prior approval. The two states will go to poll on Saturday. The Commission has asked them to get pre-certified the advertisements from the Media Certification and Monitoring Committee … Continue reading EC bars political parties in Punjab, Goa from publishing ads in newspapers

Syrian rebels slam UN Envoy for offering to appoint delegates for Peace talks

The Syrian armed opposition criticized the initiative of UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura to appoint delegates of the Syrian opposition himself, and called on the UN official to apologize for his statement. Staffan de Mistura said on Tuesday that if the Syrian opposition delegation is not formed by February 8th for the … Continue reading Syrian rebels slam UN Envoy for offering to appoint delegates for Peace talks

Indian-American to build 8 cricket stadiums in US

An Indian-American cricket enthusiast has announced plans to build as many as eight cricket stadiums across the US at an estimated cost of 2.4 billion US dollars to professionalize the game in the country. Jignesh Pandya, Chairman of Global Sports Ventures, a a Gujarat-born real estate developer in the US, has said the eight stadiums, … Continue reading Indian-American to build 8 cricket stadiums in US