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

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

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

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

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

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

Bihar: BSSC Chairman arrested in connection with exam racket

Our Correspondent / Patna Senior IAS officer and the chairman of Bihar Staff Selection Commission Sudhir Kumar has been arrested today in connection with question paper leak of clerical examination in the state. Special Investagtion team SIT arrested him from Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. Four relatives of Chairman were also taken in police custody. SIT … Continue reading Bihar: BSSC Chairman arrested in connection with exam racket

Bangladesh PM Hasina to visit India in April

AMN /DHAKA Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will visit India in the first half of April this year. This was stated when visiting Indian Foreign Secretary Dr Subrahmanyam Jaishankar paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her Jatiya Sangsad office here yesterday afternoon. “Through the visit the bilateral ties between India and … Continue reading Bangladesh PM Hasina to visit India in April