Mann Ki Baat: PM focuses on cleanliness, waste management

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said a massive campaign of waste management will be launched by the Centre and state governments on the occasion of World Environment Day. Addressing the nation through Mann Ki Baat programme on All India Radio, Mr Modi said litter bins will be made available to collect solid and liquid … Continue reading Mann Ki Baat: PM focuses on cleanliness, waste management

Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat says Indian Army facing dirty war in J&K

Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat has said, the Indian Army is facing a dirty war in Jammu and Kashmir which has to be fought through innovative ways. He stoutly defended the use of a Kashmiri as a human shield by a young officer. In an interaction with a news agency, Mr. Rawat said, though a … Continue reading Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat says Indian Army facing dirty war in J&K

India should be defence manufacturing hub: Jaitley

AMN Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today vouched for making India a defence manufacturing hub and said, it is essential to deal with various security challenges like insurgency effectively. Speaking at the 9th convocation of the Defence Institute of Advance Technology in Pune, he said, no country can secure itself by depending on others for its … Continue reading India should be defence manufacturing hub: Jaitley

NIA summons two Kashmiri separatists leaders to HQ in Delhi

The National Investigation Agency, NIA, has summoned two separatist leaders to its headquarters in Delhi tomorrow. Those summoned are Farooq Ahmad Dar alias ‘Bitta Karate’ and Javed Ahmed Baba alias ‘Gazi’ of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat. They have been summoned in connection with a case related to the funding of terror and subversive activities in Jammu and Kashmir. … Continue reading NIA summons two Kashmiri separatists leaders to HQ in Delhi

Commerce Ministry allowed to grant licenses to pvt. sector in defence manufacturers

AMN Private sector players can now apply to Commerce Ministry for licences to manufacture tanks, fighter planes, warships and other defence equipment. In a gazette notification, Home Ministry said the Secretary in the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, DIPP, can now issue licences for manufacturing of defence items. However, the licences will be issued … Continue reading Commerce Ministry allowed to grant licenses to pvt. sector in defence manufacturers

WHO confirms 1st 3 cases of Zika virus in India

World Health Organization (WHO) has ​confirmed the first three cases of Zika virus in India, as having been reported from Ahmedabad. This includes a pregnant lady tested in January. All the three cases are from the Bapunagar area of the Ahmedabad city. Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry also reported three confirmed cases of Zika … Continue reading WHO confirms 1st 3 cases of Zika virus in India

Jaitley pitches for Air India disinvestment

AMN / Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has favoured disinvestment of the loss-making Air India, the flag carrier airline of India. The minister said, the airline’s market share is just around 14 per cent whereas the debt burden is 50,000 crore rupees. It indicates possible stake sale in Air India, which is staying afloat on taxpayers’ … Continue reading Jaitley pitches for Air India disinvestment

CBSE announces results of Class 12 ,Noida girl tops exam

AMN Results of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) class 12th have been declared. Students can check their results on the official website of the board: cbseresults.nic.in and also on cbse.nic.in and results.nic.in. CLICK HERE FOR CBSE XII RESULTS Raksha Gopal from Noida has topped the exam with 99.6 per cent marks. Bhumi Sawant is … Continue reading CBSE announces results of Class 12 ,Noida girl tops exam

बैंकों, निजी निवेशकों का खराब प्रदर्शन विकास के लिए चुनौती: अरुण जेटली

NEW DELHI / केंद्रीय वित्तमंत्री अरुण जेटली ने शनिवार को कहा कि निजी निवेशकों व बैंकों का खराब प्रदर्शन अभी भी देश की अर्थव्यवस्था के लिए चुनौती बना हुआ है। जेटली ने डीडी न्यूज चैनल को दिए साक्षात्कार में कहा, “देश में बड़ी संख्या में प्रत्यक्ष विदेशी निवेश (एफडीआई) आने के बावजूद निजी उद्योग द्वारा … Continue reading बैंकों, निजी निवेशकों का खराब प्रदर्शन विकास के लिए चुनौती: अरुण जेटली

कश्मीर: हिजबुल कमांडर सबजार के मारे जाने के बाद कई क्षेत्रों में कर्फ्यू

श्रीनगर प्रशासन ने कश्मीर घाटी में कानून एवं व्यवस्था बनाए रखने और हिंसक घटनाओं को रोकने के लिए रविवार को सात इलाकों में कर्फ्यू लगा दिया। कश्मीर में सुरक्षाबलों के साथ मुठभेड़ में हिजबुल मुजाहिदीन कमांडर सबजार के मारे जाने के बाद हिंसक प्रदर्शनों के मद्देनजर प्रशासन ने कानून एवं व्यवस्था की स्थिति बनाए रखने … Continue reading कश्मीर: हिजबुल कमांडर सबजार के मारे जाने के बाद कई क्षेत्रों में कर्फ्यू