UP: CM Yogi directs officers to furnish asset details in 15 days

AMN Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath Yogi today directed all senior officers of state government for disclosure of their properties withing fifteen days. Addressing an officers’ meeting at his office he said that bureaucracy is also supposed to declare their movable and immovable properties like Ministers of the State. He also directed that maintenance of … Continue reading UP: CM Yogi directs officers to furnish asset details in 15 days

Yogi Adityanath not made CM under RSS pressure: Venkaiah Naidu

AMN / Information and Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu today said, the decision to appoint Yogi Adityanath as Uttar Pradesh chief Minister was not taken under the pressure of the RSS. Talking to media outside Parliament, Mr Naidu said, there was no need to politicise the appointment by anyone as the decision was waken unitedly. FOLLOW … Continue reading Yogi Adityanath not made CM under RSS pressure: Venkaiah Naidu

Indian clerics who went missing in Pakistan returns home

AMN The two Indian clerics – the head priest of Delhi’s Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah and his nephew, who went missing in Pakistan, have returned home. Syed Asif Nizami and his nephew Nazim Nizami landed at the Delhi airport this morning and were welcomed by their family members. Amir Nizami, son of Asif Nizami, thanked the … Continue reading Indian clerics who went missing in Pakistan returns home

Joint exercise between Indian Army, Royal Army of Oman conclude

AMN / The 14-day joint training exercise between Indian Army and Royal Army of Oman concluded yesterday at Bakloh in Chamba district in Himachal Pradesh. Senior observers and other officers of both the Armies were present during the validation exercise and closing ceremony. Major General Naveen Kumar Airy of the Indian Army said, the exercise … Continue reading Joint exercise between Indian Army, Royal Army of Oman conclude

Communalism can be defeated through social justice: Kerala CM

AMN / Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said people will win the fight against communalism and the nation can achieve development only through social justice. He called upon all democratic and progressive forces to come together to build people’s alliance and defeat communalism and neo-liberalism, which are basis for all injustice, inequality and misery … Continue reading Communalism can be defeated through social justice: Kerala CM

First BJP-led govt in Manipur won Floor Test

AMN / The first BJP-led government in Manipur won the Floor Test in the Assembly today. The government, led by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, won the vote of confidence by voice vote. First time MLA Yumnam Khemchand of BJP was elected Speaker of the Assembly. First BJP-led government in the state under the Chief … Continue reading First BJP-led govt in Manipur won Floor Test

Cabinet clears 4 GST supplementary legislations

AMN The Cabinet today cleared four supporting Goods and Services Tax legislations, paving the way for their introduction in Parliament soon. The legislations were cleared at a Cabinet meeting in New Delhi. The supporting legislations — the Compensation Law, the Central-GST (C-GST), Integrated-GST (I-GST) and Union Territory-GST (UT-GST) — would be introduced as Money Bill. … Continue reading Cabinet clears 4 GST supplementary legislations

Pakistan wants peaceful ties with neighbours: Nawaz Sharif

AMN Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday said that his country wants to address all outstanding issues with neighbours peacefully. He made the remarks while meeting President of the Republic of Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov, who called on the Prime Minister at his house in Islamabad. A statement from the Prime Minister’s Office said the … Continue reading Pakistan wants peaceful ties with neighbours: Nawaz Sharif

3,000 migrants rescued off Libya: Italy coastguard

AMN Around 3,000 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya yesterday as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to Europe, the Italian coastguard said. After some calm days, migrants were arriving in large numbers, taking advantage of a window of favourable weather, said a coastguard official. According to the Italian government, 16,206 people have … Continue reading 3,000 migrants rescued off Libya: Italy coastguard

Clashes in Syria capital after surprise rebel assault

Heavy clashes rocked eastern districts of the Syrian capital Sunday as rebels and jihadists tried to fight their way into the city centre in a surprise assault on government forces. The attack comes just days before a fresh round of UN-brokered peace talks in Geneva aiming at ending Syria’s six-year war. Rebels and government forces … Continue reading Clashes in Syria capital after surprise rebel assault