20 killed by shrine custodian in Pakistan

AMN / Islamabad At least 20 persons were killed and four injured by the custodian of a shrine in Sargodha city of Pakistan on Saturday night. Sargodha Deputy Commissioner (DC) Liaquat Ali Chatta claimed that the custodian Abdul Waheed, believed to be a resident of Lahore and a government employee, used a dagger and a … Continue reading 20 killed by shrine custodian in Pakistan

254 killed many missing in Landslide in Colombia

At least 250 people died and hundreds are missing after heavy rain flooded the city of Mocoa in southwest Colombia with mud and rocks. Security forces said, they are searching for the missing people and more than 1000 soldiers and police are involved in the rescue effort. The flood buried whole neighbourhoods and forced residents … Continue reading 254 killed many missing in Landslide in Colombia

Kerala: 400 CRPF jawans taken ill due to food poisoning

Thiruvananthapuram / AMN At least 400 CRPF jawans posted at Pallipuram in Thiruvananthapuram fell ill due to suspected food poisoning yesterday evening. While nearly 200 jawans have been admitted to the Thiruvananthapuram Medical College Hospital, the rest are been undergoing treatment at various other hospitals following complaints of upset stomach and vomiting after consuming food. … Continue reading Kerala: 400 CRPF jawans taken ill due to food poisoning

China bans wearing veils or growing abnormal beards in Xinjiang

AMN / China has banned wearing veils or growing abnormal beards in Xinjiang as part of a major crackdown aimed at curbing religious extremism in the restive Uygur Muslim majority province. According to law, special task forces to curb extremism would be set up at regional, prefectural and county governments. The regulation were passed by … Continue reading China bans wearing veils or growing abnormal beards in Xinjiang

Egyptian president to meet Prez Trump in Washington

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi left Cairo for Washington today where both sides will seek a renewed relationship after tensions over Sisi’s crackdown on opponents. Sisi will also see the top officials at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund, where he will pitch for help with his country’s ailing economy. The trip will be … Continue reading Egyptian president to meet Prez Trump in Washington

Centre releases drought assistance to Tamil Nadu and Karnataka

Centre Saturday released drought assistance to the tune of over 1700 crore rupees to Tamil Nadu, and approximately 1235 crores to Karnataka. The High Level Committee of the Union Government recommended the quantum of assistance on the basis of reports of inter-ministerial central teams. The Centre has advised the state governments to ensure, individual beneficiary-oriented … Continue reading Centre releases drought assistance to Tamil Nadu and Karnataka

Restart stalled peace talks immediately: Cyprus president

The Greek Cypriot President of ethnically divided Cyprus is calling for an immediate restart of stalled reunification talks as the leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriots looks to a resumption of negotiations after April 7. President Nicos Anastasiades said today talks should focus on proposals that serve the interests of all Cypriots, not third countries … Continue reading Restart stalled peace talks immediately: Cyprus president

जाफर शरीफ ने कहा, मोहन भागवत की देशभक्ति पर शक नहीं, बना दो राष्ट्रपति

प्रदीप शर्मा / पार्टी लाइन से अलग हटकर कांग्रेस के एक वरिष्ठ मुस्लिम नेता ने आरएसएस के चीफ मोहन भागवत को देश का राष्ट्रपति बनाने की मांग की है। कर्नाटक कांग्रेस के नेता और पूर्व रेल मंत्री जाफर शरीफ ने कहा कि मोहन भागवत की देशभक्ति पर किसी को संदेह नहीं होना चाहिए, वह राष्ट्रपति … Continue reading जाफर शरीफ ने कहा, मोहन भागवत की देशभक्ति पर शक नहीं, बना दो राष्ट्रपति

EVM में कोई भी बटन दबाने पर निकली बीजेपी की पर्ची, ईसी ने मांगी रिपोर्ट

प्रदीप शर्मा चुनाव आयोग ने मध्य प्रदेश के भिंड में जिला निर्वाचन अधिकारियों से मीडिया में आ रहीं उन रिपोर्टों पर विस्तृत रिपोर्ट मांगी है जिनमें कहा जा रहा है कि एक अभ्यास कार्यक्रम के दौरान वीवीपीएटी से केवल भाजपा के निशान वाली पर्चियां ही निकल रही थीं। भिंड में अगले सप्ताह उपचुनाव होना है … Continue reading EVM में कोई भी बटन दबाने पर निकली बीजेपी की पर्ची, ईसी ने मांगी रिपोर्ट

EC team rushed to MP following reports of EVM tampering

AMN / Election Commission has sent two teams to Madhya Pradesh, following complaints from opposition parties on malfunctioning of EVMs. Congress and Aam Admi Party had met the Election Commission officials, alleging the EVMs have voted for a particular party during demonstration. Ater and Bandhavgarh in the state are going to polls on April 9 and … Continue reading EC team rushed to MP following reports of EVM tampering