Exit polls give high hope to BJP in UP, Uttrakhand and Manipur

AMN Different Exit polls have predicted the BJP as the largest party in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur while a setback for SAD- BJP alliance in Punjab. Times Now- VMR in its Exit poll for Uttar Pradesh has predicted 190 to 210 seats for BJP out of 403 seats and 110 to 130 for … Continue reading Exit polls give high hope to BJP in UP, Uttrakhand and Manipur

60 million Indians to be trained in digital technology in 3 years: Minister

Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said, sixty million Indians will be trained in digital technology over the next three years. Addressing an International Conference on E-Governance, IceGov- 2017 in New Delhi today, Mr Prasad said, Digital India programme aims to empower people through ICT without barriers. He urged the International community … Continue reading 60 million Indians to be trained in digital technology in 3 years: Minister

SC questions Mallya on assets, transfer of USD 40 mn to kids

TIA NEWS Liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who is presently in the United Kingdom, was today posed searching questions by the Supreme Court which asked him about the truthfulness of his disclosure of assets and transfer of 40 million US Dollars to his children. A bench of Justices Adarsh Kumar Goel and U U Lalit put … Continue reading SC questions Mallya on assets, transfer of USD 40 mn to kids

PM hopeful of breakthrough on implementation of GST

AMN The second part of the budget session of Parliament began today after a month-long recess which will continue till the 12th of next month. During the session, from the passage of the Finance Bill, 2017, the government is keen to pass the much-awaited legislations related to the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Prime Minister … Continue reading PM hopeful of breakthrough on implementation of GST

Parliament passes bill to raise maternity leave to 26 weeks

AMN Parliament passed the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 with Lok Sabha approving it today. the Bill was already cleared by Rajya Sabha earlier. The bill seeks to enhance paid maternity leave for women engaged in organised sector from 12 weeks to 26 weeks for two surviving children. It will be applicable to mines, factories … Continue reading Parliament passes bill to raise maternity leave to 26 weeks

DRS row: BCCI lodges complaint with ICC against Steve Smith, Peter Handscomb

The Indian Cricket Board today lodged an official complaint with International Cricket Council (ICC) against Australian captain Steve Smith and Peter Handscomb for seeking dressing room help on a DRS call. Interestingly, the complaint by the BCCI comes after ICC issued a statement making it clear that no further action would be taken against either … Continue reading DRS row: BCCI lodges complaint with ICC against Steve Smith, Peter Handscomb

Saina, Sindhu storm into quarterfinal of All England Open Badminton Championships

Olympic medallists Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu have booked their quarterfinal berths in the Women’s Singles at the All England Open badminton championships. In second round matches in Birmingham today, while eighth seeded Saina defeated Fabienne Deprez of Germany 21-18, 21-10, sixth seeded Sindhu overcame Dinar Dyah Ayustine of Indonesia, also in straight games … Continue reading Saina, Sindhu storm into quarterfinal of All England Open Badminton Championships

کچھ لوگ ملک کو توڑنا چاہتے ہیں: لالو

نمائندہ خصوصی پٹنہ: آر جے ڈی سربراہ لالو پرساد نے کہا ہے کہ کچھ لوگ ملک کو توڑنا چاہتے ہیں. مذہب اور مذہب کی بنیاد پر، نسل اور تعصب سے سماج کو تقسیم کرنا چاہتے ہیں، لیکن انہیں کامیاب نہیں ہونے دینا ہے. ہمیں متحد ہو کر رہنا ہے. اب ایک سال بعد لوک سبھا … Continue reading کچھ لوگ ملک کو توڑنا چاہتے ہیں: لالو

5 terrorists sentenced by military courts in Pakistan

Five terrorists sentenced by military courts were executed at District Jail Kohat yesterday. The Inter-Services Public Relations said in a statement that the convicted terrorists were involved in attacks on Army and other law enforcement personnel. IT said, the convicts had admitted to their offences before the magistrate and the trial court.

امریکا سے تارکین وطن کے ناجائز انخلا کا خطرہ،:اقوام متحدہ

جنیوا / اقوام متحدہ کے انسانی حقوق کے ہائی کمشنر نے کہا ہوئی کے امریکا میں صدر ٹرمپ کی امیگریشن پالیسیوں کے باعث تارکین وطن کی بڑی تعداد میں غیر قانونی ملک بدریوں کا خطرہ ہے۔ انہوں نے یہ بھی کہا کہ امریکا کو بہتر قیادت کی ضرورت ہے۔   عالمی ادارے کے انسانی حقوق … Continue reading امریکا سے تارکین وطن کے ناجائز انخلا کا خطرہ،:اقوام متحدہ