UP governor asks CM to clarify stand on continuation of Prajapati in cabinet

AMN / Uttar Pradesh governor Ram Naik today wrote a letter to the Chief Minister seeking his stand on the continuation of Transport Minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati in the cabinet after filing FIR against Mr Prajapati for his alleged involvement in a sexual harassment case. In his letter Mr Naik has said that after issuance … Continue reading UP governor asks CM to clarify stand on continuation of Prajapati in cabinet

BJP to support Shiv Sena in Mumbai Mayoral race

The Shiv Sena nominee is all set to become the Mayor of Mumbai as the BJP announced it would not enter the race, putting to rest speculation of a fierce contest between them for the post after a fractured verdict in the BMC polls. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said the BJP will not have … Continue reading BJP to support Shiv Sena in Mumbai Mayoral race

EC seeks report from DEO Varanasi over PM Modi’s road show

AMN The Election Commission has sought a report from the District Election Officer (DEO) of Varanasi whether prior permission was granted for organising Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s road show yesterday. Deputy Election Commissioner Vijay Dev said that the poll panel has sought a report in this regard. The road-show was scheduled on a day when … Continue reading EC seeks report from DEO Varanasi over PM Modi’s road show

EC directs 5 poll bound states to ensure full proof security for counting

AMN The Election Commission has issued directions to the Chief Electoral Officers (CEOs) of the five poll bound states of Punjab, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Goa and Manipur for making full proof security arrangements for counting of votes. These directions are in addition to those issued earlier by the Commission regarding storage and safety arrangements of … Continue reading EC directs 5 poll bound states to ensure full proof security for counting

J&K: 4 children injured in explosion in Sopore

Four children were injured in an explosion in Sopore town of Baramulla district in Jammu and Kahmir,this morning. A group of children playing in the fields, found the explosive and fiddled with it, resulting in the blast. Police said, the children have been admitted to a hospital in the area. Follow and like us:20

US to suspend premium processing of H-1B visas from April 3

AMN The United States has declared that it is temporarily suspending the premium processing of H-1B visas from the 3rd of April. This will eliminate the option of a shorter waiting period for the programmes that helped highly skilled foreigners workers at American firms. According to the US Citizenship and Immigration Services the suspension effective … Continue reading US to suspend premium processing of H-1B visas from April 3

Children below 13, elderly above 75 not allowed to undertake Amarnath Yatra

AMN The Amarnath Shrine Board has issued an advisory for pilgrims intending to embark on Amarnath Yatra. As per the advisory, children below 13 years of age and elderly persons above the age of 75 years will not be permitted to undertake the annual Amarnath Yatra which is expected to begin from June 29 to … Continue reading Children below 13, elderly above 75 not allowed to undertake Amarnath Yatra

Cop, 2 militants killed in gunfight at Tral in Kashmir

One policeman and two militant were killed in the on-going anti terrorist operation in Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district since late last night. In the encounter, a J&K Police constable was killed at the Hafoo Nazneepora area of Tral. However, there has been no report of the killing of any terrorist till now. … Continue reading Cop, 2 militants killed in gunfight at Tral in Kashmir

Sri Lankan Navy catch 13 more fishermen from Tamil Nadu

The Sri Lankan Navy apprehended 13 more fishermen from Tamil Nadu late last night when they were fishing near Katchatheevu. The fishermen were taken for questioning to Kankesanthurai Mannar and are likely to be brought before local courts tomorrow. Two boats of the fishermen were also detained. Local fishermen are urging the central government to … Continue reading Sri Lankan Navy catch 13 more fishermen from Tamil Nadu

Military plane crashes near Syria border: Turkish official

A Turkish official says a plane has crashed in the countryside near the Syrian border with preliminary information suggesting the aircraft belonged to Syria. A Turkish official says a plane has crashed in the countryside near the Syrian border with preliminary information suggesting the aircraft belonged to Syria. Turkey’s Hatay province governor Erdal Ata told … Continue reading Military plane crashes near Syria border: Turkish official