Delhi Police files FIR against Shiv Sena MP Gaikwad for assaulting Air India staffer

Our Correspondent The Delhi Police today registered an FIR against Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad for assaulting an Air India staffer and transferred the case to its Crime Branch. Delhi Police chief spokesperson and special commissioner (operations) Dependra Pathak said a case has been registered under sections 308 (attempt to commit culpable homicide), 355 (assault … Continue reading Delhi Police files FIR against Shiv Sena MP Gaikwad for assaulting Air India staffer

Lalu Prasad injured as dias collapse, admitted to hospital

AMN PATNA: RJD chief Lalu Prasad today received injuries in his waist when a dais made for him at a function collapsed in Patna. He was immediately rushed to the local Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Science where X-day was done his body. Doctors said Prasad escaped fracture but has received severe injuries in waist … Continue reading Lalu Prasad injured as dias collapse, admitted to hospital

UK Terror attack: Police appeals for information on Khalid Masood

Police in UK have appealed to anyone who knew the Westminster attacker Khalid Masood to come forward with information. Officers investigating Wednesday’s attack said they wanted to hear about associates and places he visited. The fourth victim has been named as Leslie Rhodes, 75, from Streatham in south London – one of three killed by … Continue reading UK Terror attack: Police appeals for information on Khalid Masood

Russia had no intention of interfering in France’s presidential election: Putin

Russia President Vladimir Putin met French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen in the Kremlin today and told her Russia had no intention of interfering in France’s presidential election. Le Pen, who has said she admires the Russian leader, was visiting Russia at the invitation of Leonid Slutsky, leader of the lower house of parliament’s … Continue reading Russia had no intention of interfering in France’s presidential election: Putin

All-women crew of Indian Navy to circumnavigate world

An all-women crew of the Indian Navy is to circumnavigate the world in a small boat from August this year. Known as Navika Sagar Parikrama project, the six members will cover the distance of 20,730 nautical miles over a period of eight months. The main objective of the adventure is to promote ocean sailing at … Continue reading All-women crew of Indian Navy to circumnavigate world

Oil prices edge up amid fall in Saudi exports to US

AMN Global crude oil prices edged up, today, supported by a fall in Saudi exports to the United States. But overall markets remained under pressure on the back of a world market flooded with fuel. Brent crude oil futures rose 13 cents, to 50.69 dollars a barrel. U.S. crude rose 18 cents, to 47.88 dollars … Continue reading Oil prices edge up amid fall in Saudi exports to US

NDA govt is not against reservations: Minister

Our Correspondent Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot has dismissed opposition allegations that the NDA government is anti-reservations. In the Rajya Sabha, minister said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has, a number of times, assured that the Central reservations for Backward Classes, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes will continue. Mr Gehlot described as historic … Continue reading NDA govt is not against reservations: Minister

India to conduct joint military exercises internationally

India is to conduct joint military exercises with Australia, Bangladesh, China, France, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, Russia, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Thailand, United Kingdom and United States of America this year. The objective of these exercises is to enhance bilateral defence cooperation through interactions between the armies of two countries. Minister of State … Continue reading India to conduct joint military exercises internationally

Doctors’ strike hits Medical services in Delhi, Maharashtra

AMN / Medical services at government-run hospitals in Delhi were severely hit as over 20 thousand doctors proceeded on mass casual leave yesterday in solidarity with their counterparts in Maharashtra. Resident doctors from around 40 government hospitals, including RML, Lady Hardinge Medical College, Safdarjung Hospital stayed away from work, while those at AIIMS continued with … Continue reading Doctors’ strike hits Medical services in Delhi, Maharashtra

Uttrakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat distributes cabinet portfolios

AMN Uttrakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has distributed cabinet portfolios, retaining the key ministries with himself. In a late night development the Chief Minister announced the portfolios to the minister in the cabinet. According to reports Rawat has kept as many as 40 departments including home, Health, PWD, vigilance and aviation. Satpal Maharaj has … Continue reading Uttrakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat distributes cabinet portfolios