Meira Kumar begins her presidential campaign from Gujarat

AMN Opposition candidate Meira Kumar on Friday launched her presidential election campaign from Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati ashram in Ahmedabad. She said her fight is to take forward the ideology of the Father of the Nation. Kumar said that she had come to Sabarmati Ashram to gain strength from his principles and help disseminate the same. … Continue reading Meira Kumar begins her presidential campaign from Gujarat

GST council reduces rate on fertilisers from 12 to 5 %

AMN / The government has reduced the GST rate on fertilisers from 12 per cent to 5 per cent. The decision was taken by GST Council at its meeting in New Delhi today which was chaired by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Briefing media after the meeting, Mr Jaitley said, the government has received several representations … Continue reading GST council reduces rate on fertilisers from 12 to 5 %

Pakistan: Death toll in oil tanker inferno rises to 194

The death toll in the oil tanker inferno in Pakistan rose to 194 on Friday, prompting the government to suspend six officials including a DSP-level officer for negligence that led to one of the worst fire accidents in the country. A Punjab government official said, six children were among the 19 victims who died during … Continue reading Pakistan: Death toll in oil tanker inferno rises to 194

China condemns US sanctions over ‘North Korea funding’

WEB DESK China has reacted angrily to a US decision to impose sanctions on a Chinese bank accused of laundering North Korean money. A foreign ministry spokesman urged the US to stop wrongful actions to avoid harming co-operation. The US announced the move, as well as sanctions on a Chinese shipping company and two Chinese … Continue reading China condemns US sanctions over ‘North Korea funding’

रामगढ़ व गिरिडीह के दोषियों के खिलाफ होगी कठोर कार्रवाई: झारखण्ड सी एम रघुवर का वादा

  AMN रामगढ़ में कल भीड़ द्वारा अलीमुद्दीन उर्फ असगर अंसारी की पीट-पीटकर हत्या मामले में झारखण्ड ke मुख्यमंत्री रघुवर दास ने आज पहली बार प्रतिक्रिया जतायी है. मुख्यमंत्री रघुवर दास ने कहा कि रामगढ़ और गिरिडीह में हुई घटना के दोषियों के खिलाफ कठोर कार्रवाई की जायेगी. किसी को भी कानून अपने हाथ में … Continue reading रामगढ़ व गिरिडीह के दोषियों के खिलाफ होगी कठोर कार्रवाई: झारखण्ड सी एम रघुवर का वादा

Govt asks 3,768 NGOs to validate bank accounts designated for foreign contribution

AMN Government has asked over 3,765 NGOs across the country to validate their foreign contribution designated accounts with banks, failure of which will invite penalty. Home ministry, in a circular on Friday said, all NGOs which were registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) should receive donations from abroad in a single designated bank … Continue reading Govt asks 3,768 NGOs to validate bank accounts designated for foreign contribution

Downloaded e-Aadhar Card allowed as identity proof in rail travel

Now downloaded e-Aadhaar Card will be valid as proof of identity during rail travel. Ministry of Railways in a statement said that it has decided to incorporate downloaded Aadhaar letter as prescribed proof of identity at par with printed Aadhaar Card during travel in any reserved class. Other valid documents for identity proof include Voter … Continue reading Downloaded e-Aadhar Card allowed as identity proof in rail travel

Pakistan army resorts to heavy shelling along LoC in J&K

A woman got seriously injured in Pakistani shelling in Bhimber Gali sector of Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir, today. In yet another incidence of ceasefire violation, Pakistan army resorted to mortar shelling and firing in the area along the Line of Control, LoC targeting forward defence locations and civilian population. The woman got injured … Continue reading Pakistan army resorts to heavy shelling along LoC in J&K

Why is GST so important?

TIA NEWS Goods and Services Tax (GST), the historic tax reform, will come into effect from 1st July, 2017.  It will completely transform the Indirect Taxation landscape in the country involving both the Central and State levies. In a departure from the normal practice, GST will be administered together by the Centre and States. Biggest … Continue reading Why is GST so important?

Kharif Crop Sown in 222.30 Lakh Hectare so far across India

  The total sown area as on 30th June 2017, as per reports received from States, stands at 222.30 lakh hectare as compared to 187.03 lakh hectare at this time last year.             It is reported that rice has been sown/transplanted in 38.93 lakh ha, pulses in 18.80 lakh ha, coarse cereals in 38.12 lakh ha, sugarcane in 47.52 lakh hectare … Continue reading Kharif Crop Sown in 222.30 Lakh Hectare so far across India