India in touch with US, Australia over new visa programme

AMN / India has said, it was in touch with the Trump administration and making full assessment of its impact on Indian professionals even as concerns over the changed H1B visa programme in the United States is increasing. External Affairs Ministry spokesman Gopal Baglay said, H1-B visas cap has remained at 65,000 since December 2004 … Continue reading India in touch with US, Australia over new visa programme

AAP promises to make Delhi clean & healthy

  Aam Aadmi Party today promised to make Delhi a clean and healthy city. Releasing the manifesto for the MCD election, AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal said, he will ensure that no house tax is collected from any residential dwelling in the national capital. He said, party will also waive off all pending arrears of house … Continue reading AAP promises to make Delhi clean & healthy

IT dept raids 80 locations in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala over tax evasion

Income Tax department today launched searches at about 80 locations in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala in connection with a tax evasion case. Officials said the raids are being conducted against a city-based chit fund company and its associates at about 43 locations in Tamil Nadu, 29 in Kerala and six in Karnataka apart from … Continue reading IT dept raids 80 locations in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala over tax evasion

Govt amends Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme

AMN In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (c) of Section 199B of the Finance Act, 2016 (28 of 2016), the Central Government has amended through a Notification the conditions specified in clause 5 of the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme. Following is the amended Clause 5: Now the effective date of opening … Continue reading Govt amends Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme

कोई साजिश नहीं, सब खुल्लम-खुल्ला था: बाबरी केस में बोले उमा और कटियार

बीजेपी नेता और केंद्र सरकार में मंत्री उमा भारती ने सुप्रीम कोर्ट के फैसले पर प्रतिक्रिया देते हुए कहा है कि हमारे खिलाफ कोई भी साजिश नहीं हुई, सब खुल्लम-खुल्ला हुआ है. अयोध्या, गंगा और तिरंगे के लिए मैं कोई भी सजा भुगतने को भी तैयार हूं. आज ही रात को अयोध्या जा रही हूं. … Continue reading कोई साजिश नहीं, सब खुल्लम-खुल्ला था: बाबरी केस में बोले उमा और कटियार

IPL: RCB beat Gujarat Lions by 21 runs; Gayle becomes first batsman to score 10K runs in Twenty-20

In the IPL Cricket, Royal Challengers Bangalore, RCB, have beaten Gujarat Lions by 21 runs, last night, at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot. Chasing a big total of 214, Gujarat made efforts till the end. However, they could only manage 192 for 7 in 20 overs. In the match, Chris Gayle of RCB became … Continue reading IPL: RCB beat Gujarat Lions by 21 runs; Gayle becomes first batsman to score 10K runs in Twenty-20

CBI initiates inquiry into army recruitment exam paper leak case

CBI has initiated a preliminary inquiry into the recent army recruitment examination paper leak case. Sources said, the agency had received a complaint from the Defence Ministry alleging that the examination paper of Army Recruitment Board for lower level posts was leaked a day before the test was scheduled on 26th February this year. The … Continue reading CBI initiates inquiry into army recruitment exam paper leak case

44 killed in bus accident in Himachal Pardesh

AMN / A Teuni bound private mini bus from Vikasnagar in Uttrakhand fell down in Tons river under Nerwa police station in Himachal Pradesh Wednesday at about 1130 hrs. The transport Minister G.S.Bali told media that 44 passengers were killed in the incident while 12 others injured. He said that a magisterial inquiry into the … Continue reading 44 killed in bus accident in Himachal Pardesh

Nepal will forge consensus through dialogue for democracy: President Mukherjee

AMN President Pranab Mukherjee has said, India is hopeful that Nepal will be able to forge consensus through dialogue in its quest for peace, stability and multi-party democracy taking all the sections of its society on board. In his banquet speech in the honour of visiting Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari last night, Mr Mukherjee … Continue reading Nepal will forge consensus through dialogue for democracy: President Mukherjee