KKR beat KXIP by 8 wickets

At Kolkata, Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Kings Eleven Punjab by eight wickets in their first home game of the ongoing IPL tournament. The Kolkata side overhauled the 171-run target in 16.3 overs. Gautam Gambhir played a captain’s knock by scoring 79 off 49 balls. Player of the Match Sunil Narine who opened the innings alongside … Continue reading KKR beat KXIP by 8 wickets

Good Friday is being observed today

Good Friday is being observed today by Christians all over the globe to mark the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary. It is called Good because it is believed that Jesus Christ, on this day, died for our sins and was buried for our sins. It is observed on the Friday before … Continue reading Good Friday is being observed today

India, UK agree to build range of capability partnerships

AMN India and the UK have agreed to build a range of capability partnerships focussing on varied aspects of military effectiveness. These include specialised training interactions and exchange of best practices in counter terrorism, counter improvised explosive devices, Air Force training, air safety, aircraft carriers, maritime safety, shipbuilding and UN Peacekeeping. A joint statement issued … Continue reading India, UK agree to build range of capability partnerships

Gurudwara in Dubai organises unique feast, enters Guinness World Record

AMN The Gurudwara in Dubai today entered the Guinness Book of Records for hosting Breakfast for people of 101 nationalities on the auspicious occasion of Baisakhi, . Officially called “Breakfast for Diversity” , the occasion exemplified the spirit of charity, religious and cultural tolerance amongst people of various nationalities and faith. Making the announcement Ms … Continue reading Gurudwara in Dubai organises unique feast, enters Guinness World Record

Two billion people drinking contaminated water: WHO

  World Health Organization, WHO says, nearly two billion people currently use contaminated water. Head of WHO’s public health department,Maria Neira, said in a statement that almost two billion people use a source of drinking-water contaminated with faeces, putting them at risk of contracting cholera, dysentery, typhoid and polio. She said, contaminated drinking water is … Continue reading Two billion people drinking contaminated water: WHO

Indian billionaire Anil Agarwal buys 11.4% of miner Anglo American

Indian billionaire Anil Agarwal has become the second largest shareholder in Anglo American after acquiring 11.44 per cent of the British mining group, the group said today. According to a notice posted on the London Stock Exchange, the Volcan Holdings investment company owned by Agarwal’s family now owns 11.44% of the group’s capital and voting … Continue reading Indian billionaire Anil Agarwal buys 11.4% of miner Anglo American

Kohli returns for RCB ahead of IPL clash against Mumbai Indians

India captain Virat Kohli will return to bolster Royal Challenger Bangalore’s campaign when they take on arch-rivals Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League in Bengaluru, tomorrow. Kohli had to undergo rehabilitation after sustaining an injury to his right shoulder while fielding during the third Test against Australia in Ranchi and he has been missing … Continue reading Kohli returns for RCB ahead of IPL clash against Mumbai Indians