Priyanka Chopra meets PM Modi in Berlin

  AMN Film actress Priyanka Chopra, who is in Berlin in connection with her first Hollywood film Baywatch, met Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was also in the German capital on his second two-day bilateral visit to the country. Extremely delighted over meeting the PM Modi, Priyanka tweeted, ‘Thank you for taking the time to … Continue reading Priyanka Chopra meets PM Modi in Berlin

PM Modi invites German companies to invest in India

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited German companies to invest in India and assured to work hand in hand to make their efforts successful. Mr.Modi said that, the GST is the biggest economic reforms that India has ever had. He said that several steps have been taken for the ease of doing business in … Continue reading PM Modi invites German companies to invest in India

Madras HC stays Cattle Slaughter Notification

The Madurai bench of Madras high court stayed for four weeks the notification banning sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter. In its interim order, a division bench comprising Justices M V Muralidharan and C V Karthikeyan directed the central government to file its counter in four weeks. More from our correspondent: Madurai bench of … Continue reading Madras HC stays Cattle Slaughter Notification

Production of horticulture crops during 2016-17 to be more than 295 MTt

  The production of horticulture crops in the country in 2016-17 is estimated to be more than 295 million tonnes which is 3.2 per cent higher than previous year.The Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare today released the Second Advance Estimates of Area and Production of Horticulture Crops for 2016-17. The department said, the … Continue reading Production of horticulture crops during 2016-17 to be more than 295 MTt

Only 34% stundents could pass 12th exam in Bihar

Bihar School Examination Board( BSEB) today declared result of class 12th. Only 30.11 percent students passed in science stream while 37.13 percent students passed in Arts. Maximum 73.76 percent students passed in Commerce. Ganesh Kumar topped in Arts while Khusboo Kumari is a topper of Science. Priyanshu Jaiswal got the highest marks in Commerce. About … Continue reading Only 34% stundents could pass 12th exam in Bihar

Indian Navy Teams join Sri Lanka flood rescue ops as toll reaches 193

AMN Indian naval divers and medical teams today joined rescue efforts in Sri Lanka’s flood-hit regions. The death toll in the country’s worst torrential rains since 2003 climbed today to 194. The government has initiated efforts to purify wells and other potable water sources which have been contaminated by the floods as tens of thousands … Continue reading Indian Navy Teams join Sri Lanka flood rescue ops as toll reaches 193

New way to slow down cancer growth found

AMN Scientists have identified a new way to slow down the growth of cancer cells, an advance that may lead to novel treatment options against the deadly disease. Researchers from the University of Rochester in the US identified a protein called Tudor-SN that is important in the “preparatory” phase of the cell cycle – the … Continue reading New way to slow down cancer growth found

BJP leader George Kurian new vice chairperson of minorities’ panel

George Kurian has been appointed as vice-chairman of National Commission for Minorities. He is a renowned social and educational activist from Kerala. Last week, the government had appointed noted social activist and former national general secretary of the BJP Minority Morcha, Syed Ghayorul Hasan Rizvi as Commission’s chairman. Other members of the Commission are Sulekha … Continue reading BJP leader George Kurian new vice chairperson of minorities’ panel

Saudi Deputy Crown Prince in Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin today discussed cooperation on oil and the conflict in Syria with powerful Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at a meeting in the Kremlin. Oil producers within and outside the OPEC cartel last week agreed to extend a November accord to cut crude production by nine months in a move … Continue reading Saudi Deputy Crown Prince in Russia

India’s Health Minister gets WHO’s special recognition for tobacco control

AMN World No-Tobacco-Day will be observed on May 31 . On this day people are encouraged to observe abstinence of 24 hours from all forms of tobacco consumption. Every year, WHO recognizes individuals or organizations in each of the six WHO Regions for their accomplishments in the area of tobacco control. This year Union Health … Continue reading India’s Health Minister gets WHO’s special recognition for tobacco control