ED issues Fema notice to NRI businessman

The Enforcement Directorate, ED has issued a show cause notice to NRI businessman C C Thampi and his firms for alleged violation of Foreign Exchange laws. The notice was issued for acquiring vast tracts of land in Delhi and adjoining areas worth over 288 crore rupees. The ED had registered a case under the FEMA … Continue reading ED issues Fema notice to NRI businessman

Army Chief pays tribute to soldiers killed in Kashmir

The Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today paid tributes to three soldiers killed in a terrorist ambush in south Kashmir’s Mulu Chitragam area in Shopian district yesterday. Five other soldiers including an officer were also injured in the midnight attack. Defence spokesman told Media that General Bipin Rawat, who had arrived in Srinagar yesterday paid … Continue reading Army Chief pays tribute to soldiers killed in Kashmir

Campaigning at peak for 5th phase of UP Assembly polls

AMN / Campaigning for fifth phase of assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh is in full swing. Star campaigners from all major political parties have very hectic schedule today in most of the poll bound districts. A total of 52 constituencies spread over 11 districts of Tarai and eastern regions of the state will go to … Continue reading Campaigning at peak for 5th phase of UP Assembly polls

PM Modi unveils 112 ft bust of Lord Shiva

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today unveiled the 112-foot bust of ‘Adiyogi’ or Lord Shiva built by an NGO Isha Foundation in Coimbatore. He visited Isha yoga centre where he attended the Pancha Bhuta Aradhna function. After this function, Mr Modi inaugurated the metallic statue face of Lord Shiva. Lauding the practice of Yoga, the Prime … Continue reading PM Modi unveils 112 ft bust of Lord Shiva

India win bronze in ISSF World Cup

India have opened their account with a Bronze medal in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup. On Day One of competitions at the Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi today, Pooja Ghatkar overcame technical issues to clinch the women’s 10 metre air rifle bronze. The former Asian champion shot 228.8 in the … Continue reading India win bronze in ISSF World Cup

Navy war room leak case: SC upholds sacking of naval officers

The Supreme Court has upheld the government’s decision to sack two naval officers facing criminal trial in the 2005 Navy war room leak case. A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra refused to intervene with the 2013 order of Armed Forces Tribunal. It rejected the contention of naval officers, Commanders Vijendra Rana and V K … Continue reading Navy war room leak case: SC upholds sacking of naval officers

Pune Test: Australia 143/4 in second innings on Day 2

Australia have taken a firm control of the first Cricket Test against India at Pune. The visitors were 143 for 4 in their second innings at close of play on Day Two today, securing an overall lead of 298 runs. Skipper Steven Smith on 59 and Mitchel Marsh on 21 were at the crease. Earlier, … Continue reading Pune Test: Australia 143/4 in second innings on Day 2

BJD retains number one position in Odisha Panchayat polls

Five-phase three-tier Panchayat polls in Odisha,ended on Tuesday where the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) continued to be Number 1 and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) continued its unexpected surge till the end of the last rounds. The BJD which had swept the 2012 panchayat polls, winning 651 of the 851 ZP seats, has won 450 … Continue reading BJD retains number one position in Odisha Panchayat polls

Jaitley leaves for UK to represent India at reception by Queen Elizabeth II

AMN Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today left for London to represent the Indian government at a historic reception hosted by Queen Elizabeth II to launch the UK-India Year of Culture 2017. Bilateral talks with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond are among the ministerial meetings on Jaitley’s agenda, during … Continue reading Jaitley leaves for UK to represent India at reception by Queen Elizabeth II

634 drugs suspected to be non-compliant with ceiling price: NPPA

Six hundred and 34 drugs of various strengths produced by firms are suspected to be non-compliant with ceiling prices as notified by National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA). In its notification, the regulator said that it has issued the list after analysing the market data of various medicines in December last year.The list of cases of … Continue reading 634 drugs suspected to be non-compliant with ceiling price: NPPA