French Open: Novak Djokovic & Rafael Nadal enter second round of Men’s Singles

  In French Open Tennis, the second Grand Slam of the season, defending champion Novak Djokovic and 9-time winner Rafael Nadal began their campaigns with easy wins today. Second seed Djokovic beat M. Granollers 6-3, 6-4, 6-2, while fourth seed Nadal defeated B. Paire 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 to enter into second round. Other seeded players … Continue reading French Open: Novak Djokovic & Rafael Nadal enter second round of Men’s Singles

Ayurveda is an important component of India’s healthcare system: Vice President

Our Correspondent / The Vice President of India, Hamid Ansari on Monday said that Ayurvedic medicine still remains an important component of our healthcare system. Addressing the Silver Jubilee Celebrations of Rashtriya Ayurveda Vidyapeeth, Vice President said that Ayurveda is a traditional healing system of India, going back at least to the Vedic times. He … Continue reading Ayurveda is an important component of India’s healthcare system: Vice President

Have GST queries? Tweet to Revenue Dept.

  With just a month left for GST implementation, the revenue department on Sunday started a new twitter handle to answer industry queries related to the new indirect tax regime. Traders and industry can ask questions on the twitter handle ‘@askGST_GoI’ and officials from Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) will answer them. “All … Continue reading Have GST queries? Tweet to Revenue Dept.

Delhi HC seeks Arnab, Republic reply on Tharoor defamation plea

AMN The Delhi High Court Monday  sought the response of the Arnab Goswami and his newly-launched news channel Republic TV on Congress MP Shashi Tharoor’s defamation plea against them. In his plea, Tharoor has claimed damages and compensation of Rs 2 crore from the journalist and his channel for allegedly making defamatory remarks against him … Continue reading Delhi HC seeks Arnab, Republic reply on Tharoor defamation plea

UP: 3 more accused arrested in Rampur molestation

AMN Three more named accused have been arrested Monday in connection with a recent incident of molestation in Rampur district in Uttar Pradesh. A video of the incident had gone viral on the social media. Principle Secretary Home Arvind Kumar has said that main accused of the case was arrested yesterday. He said that police … Continue reading UP: 3 more accused arrested in Rampur molestation

HC directs Delhi Govt to ensure eviction of 990 Waqf properties

AMN The Delhi High Court Monday asked the AAP government and other agencies to enforce the eviction orders, already passed and awaiting enforcement for several years, regarding Waqf properties in the national capital. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar said there is law in place and the authorities … Continue reading HC directs Delhi Govt to ensure eviction of 990 Waqf properties

PM Modi reaches in Germany on 4-nation tour

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi today get to a warm welcome in Germany on the first leg of his four-nation, six-day trip to three European countries and Russia. In a tweet he said, this visit will lead to beneficial outcome and deepen India-Germany friendship.Earlier in a pre departure message also , Mr.Modi hoped that this … Continue reading PM Modi reaches in Germany on 4-nation tour

HRD Minister launches Anti-Ragging Mobile App of UGC

AMN Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar Monday launched an Anti-Ragging Mobile App of the University Grants Commission in New Delhi. Mr Javadekar said, students can register complaints against ragging on this App. The Minister said, earlier students had to visit the website for registering a complaint of ragging and timely action had ensured a … Continue reading HRD Minister launches Anti-Ragging Mobile App of UGC

PM gives Rs. 1 lakh to kin of E-rickshaw driver beaten to death for Swachha Bharat

  NEW DELHI / AMN The Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on a visit abroad has sanctioned Rs. one lakh from the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund to the next of kin of the E-rickshaw driver Ravindra Kumar who was beaten to death for stopping two people from urinating in the public in New … Continue reading PM gives Rs. 1 lakh to kin of E-rickshaw driver beaten to death for Swachha Bharat

Cyclone MORA likely to cross Bangladesh coast near Chittagong today

Our Correspondent Cyclonic storm ‘MORA’ centred over eastcentral Bay of Bengal has moved northward with a speed of 11 kilometre per hour. It lies about 660 kilometres south-southeast of Kolkata and 550 kilometres south-southwest of Chittagong. The system is likely to intensify further into a severe cyclonic storm during next 12 hours. It is very … Continue reading Cyclone MORA likely to cross Bangladesh coast near Chittagong today