UP: Curfew continue in Lakhimpur Kheri

AMN / Curfew will continue till further orders in the entire city area of Lakhimpur Kheri district. Cufew was imposed last night after violent incidents. School and colleges will also remain closed till further orders. Senior police officers including the DIG and IG Lucknow have reached the city and are monitoring the situation. Official sources … Continue reading UP: Curfew continue in Lakhimpur Kheri

Top US Senator pushed for selling guardian drones to India

A top US Senator has strongly pushed for selling the state-of-the-art guardian drones to India which is going to be the next great thing of defence collaboration between both countries. Democrat Senator Mark Warner and his Republican colleague in the Senate Dan Sullivan, during a programme in Washington asserted that the erstwhile Obama Administration and … Continue reading Top US Senator pushed for selling guardian drones to India

Syrian troops with Russian support recapture city of Palmyra from IS

Syrian troops backed by Russian jets completed the recapture of the historic city of Palmyra yesterday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor, said the army and Iranian-backed militia advanced inside Palmyra on Thursday as ISIS withdrew completely. The Observatory reported that IS militants retreated to areas in the east and Government … Continue reading Syrian troops with Russian support recapture city of Palmyra from IS

Verdict on construction of SYl canal must be implemented: SC warns Punjab

AMN The Apex Court has said its verdict allowing construction of the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal in Haryana and Punjab has to be implemented. Apex bench also made clear that it would deliberate upon Punjab’s contention as to whether the judgment of a five-judge constitution bench, which held its law unconstitutional, was binding. A five-judge … Continue reading Verdict on construction of SYl canal must be implemented: SC warns Punjab

India emerged as fastest growing economy due to hardwork of farmers, workers: Prez

AMN President Pranab Mukherjee has said in the last 13 years, Country’s economy grew more than 7 per cent, making it the fastest growing large economy of the world. The President was speaking on the topic of ‘India at 70’, during the sixth K S Rajamony Memorial Lecture in Kochi yesterday. He added that as … Continue reading India emerged as fastest growing economy due to hardwork of farmers, workers: Prez

All arrangements in place for smooth polls in UP & Manipur

AMN / Preparations are in full swing for the smooth conduct of polls for the sixth phase of Uttar Pradesh and first phase of Manipur Assembly elections. Campaigning for these phases in both the states ended yesterday. In Uttar Pradesh, voting will be held in 49 constituencies spread over 7 districts of eastern region. The … Continue reading All arrangements in place for smooth polls in UP & Manipur

SIT detects Rs 70000 crore as black money

AMN / Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigating Team (SIT) on black money has so far unearthed black money to the tune of 70 thousand crore rupees across the country. Speaking to media after a high-level meeting of SIT on black money, its Vice-Chairman Justice Arijit Pashayat said in Cuttack yesterday that the SIT is hopeful that … Continue reading SIT detects Rs 70000 crore as black money

EC asks BSP to send details of cash deposits in post demonetisation

AMN The Election Commission has asked Bahujan Samaj Party to send its details of contributions received in cash and deposited in party’s bank accounts. The Poll Panel had drawn the attention of the party to its transparency guidelines which provide for due account of donation received in cash. The Commission’s order came in response to … Continue reading EC asks BSP to send details of cash deposits in post demonetisation

NPPA notice to 24 hospitals for overpricing stents

  AMN /New Delhi India’s drugs and medicine price regulatory body, the  National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) Thursday issued notice to 24 leading hospitals in the country including Lilawati Hospital, Mumbai, PGI Chandigarh and Metro Heart Institute in Faridabad for ‘overcharging’ to the patients for the coronary stents. In the notice NPPA, that functions under … Continue reading NPPA notice to 24 hospitals for overpricing stents