Pakistan Senate passes landmark Hindu marriage bill

AMN The much-awaited landmark bill to regulate marriages of minority Hindus in Pakistan is set to become a law soon. The Hindu Marriage Bill 2017, the first elaborate Hindu community’s personal law, has unanimously been adopted by the Senate. The bill — approved by the National Assem­bly on Sept 26, 2015 —It is likely to … Continue reading Pakistan Senate passes landmark Hindu marriage bill

NPPA asks stent makers, importers to submit price list

AMN The National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Authority, NPPA has asked manufacturers and importers of coronary stents to submit details, including price list of their products, before 1st of next month. In a notification,the drug pricing regulator also asked the manufacturers to furnish quarterly returns of production,import and sale of coronary stents.The NPPA said, manufacturers will issue … Continue reading NPPA asks stent makers, importers to submit price list

GST council clears draft for compensating states for loss of revenue

AMN Goods and Services Tax Governing Council has cleared the draft for compensating states for loss of revenue after GST is implemented. The Council met in Udaipur today to give approval to the GST Draft Law under the chairmanship of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Finance Ministers of various states attended the meeting. Mr Jaitley … Continue reading GST council clears draft for compensating states for loss of revenue

NRAI gets highest WHO ratings for vaccine regulations

aAMN National Regulatory Authority of India (NRAI) has been given the maximum ratings by the World Health Organisation for vaccine regulations. An official statement said in New Delhi that WHO completed the assessment of the status of the Indian vaccine regulatory system against WHO NRA Global Benchmarking Tool and measured the maturity of the system … Continue reading NRAI gets highest WHO ratings for vaccine regulations

Tamil Nadu: Palaniswami wins trust vote

AMN / Tamil Nadu:  Palaniswami wins trust vote. 122 legislators voted in favour of E Palaniswamy and 11 against. We will get to know the truth once we go back to our constituencies. The voters have been betrayed by MLAs: O Panneerselvam. Chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy has won the trust vote, after 122 MLAs voted … Continue reading Tamil Nadu: Palaniswami wins trust vote

UN has not been able to define terrorism; regrets India

India has lamented that the UN has been unable to define terrorism at a time when radical terror factories like Islamic State and their surrogates like Lashkar-e-Taiba are challenging the nation state and asked the national governments to make policies for sustaining peace. Addressing the Foreign Ministers of G-20 countries in Bonn, Minister of State … Continue reading UN has not been able to define terrorism; regrets India

Melody Queen Lata Mangeshkar honoured with ‘Legendary Award ‘ 2017

Melody Queen Lata Mangeshkar has been honoured with the ‘Legendary Award ‘ 2017 by Brand Laureate. The Brand Laureate Awards recognise world-class achievement in branding amongst individuals and companies. Lata expressed her heartfelt thanks to the Brand Laureate on twitter for honouring her. In 2012, actor Shah Rukh Khan was honoured with the Brand Laureate … Continue reading Melody Queen Lata Mangeshkar honoured with ‘Legendary Award ‘ 2017

Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Circus’ to Rerun on Doordarshan

AMN Modern super star of the Indian film industry Shah Rukh Khan who entered the movie business with Deewana (1992), has given us memorable characters such as Ajay/Vicky in Baazigar, Sunil in Kabhi Haan Kabhi Na, Raj in DDLJ, Kabir Khan in Chak De! India, and Mohan Bhargav in Swades. Doordarshan will air Circus much … Continue reading Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Circus’ to Rerun on Doordarshan

ISRO successfully tests engine for GSLV Mark III rocket

AMN Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully ground tested its indigenously developed Cryogenic Upper Stage engine for GSLV Mark III at its Liquid Propulsion Complex at Mahendragiri in Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu yesterday. ISRO Chairman AS Kiran Kumar said the full duration flight test of cryogenic upper stage for GSLV Mark III was … Continue reading ISRO successfully tests engine for GSLV Mark III rocket

Aadhaar must for College students availing Scholarships

AMN / College and University students who want to avail benefit under the Central Sector Scholarship Scheme will have to furnish proof of possession of Aadhaar card or undergo Aadhaar authentication. Union Human Resource Development Ministry, HRD ministry notification issued in New Delhi Friday said those who are receiving these scholarships but don’t have an … Continue reading Aadhaar must for College students availing Scholarships