Trump Administration has positive view on Indo-US ties:Jaishankar

AMN / India’s Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar has said, the Trump Administration has a very positive view of the Indo-US relationship and a lot of interest in taking the ties forward. After his wide-ranging talks with senior Cabinet members and top officials in Washington, he said India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue would be held later … Continue reading Trump Administration has positive view on Indo-US ties:Jaishankar

Another Indian shot dead in US

AMN Close on the heels of the shooting in Kansas,an other person of Indian origin was shot dead in Lancaster County, South Carolina in United State. This killing is also seen as part of hate crime increasing in US. According to reports an Indian-origin businessman was shot dead in Lancaster County, South Carolina last night. … Continue reading Another Indian shot dead in US

Muslim Leader, former MP Syed Shahabuddin is no more

AMN / Top Muslim Leader of his time, former MP Syed Shahabuddin passed away in Delhi this morning (March 4). He was 82. He was not well for some time. He is known for his active role in the opposition to the Demolition of Babri Masjid and in Shah Bano case. He was votary of … Continue reading Muslim Leader, former MP Syed Shahabuddin is no more

Vice President condoles Syed Shahabuddin’s death

AMN / New Delhi The Vice President of India, Hamid Ansari has condoled the passing away of former Member of Parliament, janab Syed Shahabuddin. In a message, he said that Syed Shahabuddin was a man of deep convictions, he pursued issues that were dear to him with great tenacity and determination. “I am deeply saddened … Continue reading Vice President condoles Syed Shahabuddin’s death

International Fiqhi seminar to discuss various socio-religious issue

By Abdul Bari Masoud / UJJAIN (MP) Do Muslims can avail the benefits of government welfare schemes run on the money of interest (Riba)?; What is the approach of Islam towards environment related issues particularly the menace of plastic litter and air pollution?; Can Islam permit hoarding of precious metal like gold and silver?; and … Continue reading International Fiqhi seminar to discuss various socio-religious issue

Army jawan found dead

Roy Mathew, an Army soldier who featured in a recent video on the abuse of the Sahayak system in military camps; has been found dead. The soldier had been missing from the Artillery Centre in Deolali since February 25 after the sting video went viral. According to local police, Mathew’s decomposed body implied that he … Continue reading Army jawan found dead

Nepal to soon get exchange facilities for demonetised Indian currency: FM

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Friday announced that Nepal would soon get exchange facilities for the demonetised high-value Indian currency notes to ease difficulties faced by Nepalese citizens. Mr. Jaitley, who is in Kathmandu on a two-day visit to attend the Nepal Investment Summit, said necessary steps have been taken to facilitate the exchange of demonetised … Continue reading Nepal to soon get exchange facilities for demonetised Indian currency: FM

SC refuses to grant urgent hearing on PIL for probe in Kalikho Pul’s death

The Supreme Court Friday refused to grant an urgent hearing on fresh PIL seeking independent probe into the alleged suicide of former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul. Advocate M L Sharma, who filed a PIL in his personal capacity, had sought urgent listing of the plea saying a criminal conspiracy was on to defame … Continue reading SC refuses to grant urgent hearing on PIL for probe in Kalikho Pul’s death

No action taken to address causes behind suicides, observes SC

AMN / Supreme Court has expressed concern over farmers’ suicide due to indebtedness and crop failure. Hearing a public interest litigation filed by a voluntary organisation, the apex court asked the Centre to apprise it of the policy roadmap to address the burning issue. The bench headed by Chief Justice J.S. Khehar observed, the issue … Continue reading No action taken to address causes behind suicides, observes SC

Students now require Aadhaar to get Mid Day Meal

AMN Students who are served cooked meal under the Mid Day Meal Scheme will now be required to have an Aadhaar card to avail the facility. The government is implementing the scheme to improve nutritional status of children studying in classes from 1st to 8th in government or government aided schools or Special Training Centres … Continue reading Students now require Aadhaar to get Mid Day Meal