Chandrasekaran chairs first board meeting as Chairman of Tata Sons

AMN /Mumbai N Chandrasekaran today chaired his first board meeting as Chairman of Tata Sons, the principal investment holding company for more than 100 Tata operating companies. Ratan N Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, said: “I welcome Chandra, who has successfully displayed his leadership in his career at Tata Consultancy Services. I am sure … Continue reading Chandrasekaran chairs first board meeting as Chairman of Tata Sons

From April, Reliance Jio will charge its customers

AMN From April, Reliance Jio will charge its customers. All domestic voice calls to any network will be free across India, to any network. There will be no roaming charges, no hidden charges and no blackout days. Reliance chief Mukesh Ambani today announced the addition of 100 million subscribers on Jio’s 4G LTE network. He … Continue reading From April, Reliance Jio will charge its customers

7 Maoists killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh

Security forces in Chhattisgarh today gun down seven Maoists in Abujhmad forests of Narayanpur. It is believed that it was one of the biggest operations against Maoists in recent times, According to reports on specific inputs, a joint team of police & District Reserve Group (DRG) was sent from Dantewada’s Barsu today  morning into the … Continue reading 7 Maoists killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh

AIIMS announces compensation of Rs 10 lakh to kin of Nursing officer

TIA NEWS All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS Delhi has announced a compensation of ten lakh rupees to the next of kin of Nursing officer Rajbir Kaur, who died recently. Besides, the services of senior resident of anesthesiology found guilty for willful absence from duties, will be terminated. The compassionate appointment case of next … Continue reading AIIMS announces compensation of Rs 10 lakh to kin of Nursing officer

Govt to study deaths due to pollution soon: Minister

AMN / Union Environment Minister Anil Dave today said a study will soon be conducted by Health Ministry on global reports linking deaths to air pollution. Speaking to media in New Delhi, Mr Dave’s remark came after a recent study, ‘State of Global Air 2017’, stated that surpassing China, India now accounts for the maximum … Continue reading Govt to study deaths due to pollution soon: Minister

India notifies protocol amending tax treaty with Israel

TIA NEWS Government of India has notified the protocol amending the India-Israel tax treaty to provide for exchange of information on tax matters including bank details to check flow of black money. The amended treaty provides that information received from Israel in respect of an Indian resident can be shared with other law enforcement agencies … Continue reading India notifies protocol amending tax treaty with Israel

SC questions source of money in Teesta Setalvad’s frozen account

TIA NEWS / The Supreme Court today questioned the source of money in the bank accounts of social activist Teesta Setalvad and others which were frozen by Ahmedabad police in 2015 after allegations of misappropriation. A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra asked the counsel for Setalvad that from where did the money in these … Continue reading SC questions source of money in Teesta Setalvad’s frozen account

India’s foreign secretary holds talks with top Chinese diplomat

AMN India’s Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar today held talks with China’s top diplomat Yang Jiechi ahead of a key strategic dialogue on Feb 22 to improve bilateral ties hit by Chinese reluctance to support India’s admission into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) and back a United Nations ban on JeM leader Masood Azhar. Jaishankar, who … Continue reading India’s foreign secretary holds talks with top Chinese diplomat

SC refers Assam citizenship matter to Constitution Bench

TIA NEWS / The Supreme Court today referred the Assam’s citizenship matter to a Constitution bench.The Apex court referred the matter after hearing a writ petition filed by Assam Sanmilita Mahasangha challenging Section 6A of the Citizenship Act. A three-judge bench of the Apex Court, headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Jagdish Singh Khehar, … Continue reading SC refers Assam citizenship matter to Constitution Bench

Hafiz Saeed a serious threat to Pakistan: Pak Defence Minister

AMN Pakistan has said that Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed can pose a serious threat to the nation, and was thus placed under house arrest. Addressing an international security conference at Munich in Germany, Pakistan’s Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said Hafiz Saeed was arrested in the larger interest of the country. The action against Saeed was … Continue reading Hafiz Saeed a serious threat to Pakistan: Pak Defence Minister