SC refuses urgent hearing on Ram Temple issue

AMN The Supreme Court today refused to accord an early hearing on a batch of civil appeals pertaining to the Ayodhya Ram Temple-Babri Masjid case. During the hearing, a bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar told BJP leader Subramanian Swamy that the court was made to believe that he was a party to … Continue reading SC refuses urgent hearing on Ram Temple issue

Indian student beaten to death in Poland, Sushma seeks report

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday sought a report from the Indian ambassador in Poland regarding a media report of an Indian student allegedly beaten to death in Poland’s Poznan city. “I have just spoken to the Indian Ambassador in Poland and asked for a report,” she tweeted. Swaraj’s comment came in response to … Continue reading Indian student beaten to death in Poland, Sushma seeks report

Government notifies simplified ITR forms for tax payers

Government today notified a new simplified Income-Tax Return Forms, ITR Forms, for individuals for the Assessment Year 2017-18. The Central Board of Direct Taxes, CBDT, in a release said, one of the major reforms made in the forms is the designing of a one page simplified ITR Form-1, called Sahaj. This ITR Form- 1 can … Continue reading Government notifies simplified ITR forms for tax payers

SC allows students above 25 years to take NEET exam

The Supreme Court today allowed medical students of over 25 years to take this year’s National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) examination. An apex court bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra also extended the last date of filling up the forms till April 5. It said that the age limit can be fixed from the … Continue reading SC allows students above 25 years to take NEET exam

India Open: Sindhu beats Saina, marches into semis

Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu today won against two-time India Open badminton champion Saina Nehwal in straight games to book a berth in the semi-final of the India Open World Super Series badminton championship at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here. PV Sindhu has entered the women’s singles semi-final of the India Open Badminton Super … Continue reading India Open: Sindhu beats Saina, marches into semis

Will CM Yogi offer ‘namaz’ if it is similar to ‘surya namaskar’, asks Azam Khan

TIA NEWS Former UP minister Azam Khan today asked Chief Minister Yogi Adtyanath if he would offer ‘namaz’ if it is similar to ‘surya namaskar’. He was responding to a question on UP CM’s statement that the prayers offered by Muslims resembled different postures of surya namaskar, the senior Samajwadi leader said that he would … Continue reading Will CM Yogi offer ‘namaz’ if it is similar to ‘surya namaskar’, asks Azam Khan

Petrol, Diesel prices slashed substantially

AMN India’s oil marketing companies today slashed petrol price by Rs 3.77/litre and diesel by Rs 2.91/litre following the fluctuations in crude prices which have been swinging between the push and pull from coordinated output cuts by major producers on one side, and rising US stockpiles on the other. An official statement said, “The current … Continue reading Petrol, Diesel prices slashed substantially

China reiterates its opposition to Dalai Lama’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh

AMN / China has reiterated its opposition to Dalai Lama’s upcoming visit to Arunachal Pradesh from the 4th of next month. It reminded India of possible damage to bilateral ties, and asked New Delhi to honour its political pledges on the Tibet issue. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang told media in Beijing today that … Continue reading China reiterates its opposition to Dalai Lama’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh

25 killed in blast outside a shrine in Pakistan

AMN / WEB DESK At least 25 people were killed and over 50 injured when a powerful car bomb ripped through a crowded market outside an Imambargah in the restive northwest tribal region of Pakistan. Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a breakaway faction of the Pakistani Taliban, claimed responsibility for the attack. The car bomb went off near the … Continue reading 25 killed in blast outside a shrine in Pakistan

Australia tightens airport security

Web Desk Australia today said, it will increase security checks for flights from some Middle East airports, but stopped short of implementing the laptop ban introduced by the United States and Britain. Transport Minister Darren Chester said in a statement that explosive detection screening will be conducted for randomly selected passengers and their baggage. Checks … Continue reading Australia tightens airport security