CBI arrests a Lt Col in connection with transfer racket at Army Headquarter

The CBI has arrested a Lieutenant Colonel and a middleman in connection with an alleged transfer racket at the Army headquarter in New Delhi in which army officers paid lakhs of rupees to manipulate their postings. Official sources said, the agency arrested the two while an alleged bribe of two lakh rupees was changing hands … Continue reading CBI arrests a Lt Col in connection with transfer racket at Army Headquarter

Lt. Col, middleman arrested in Army transfer racket

A special court in Delhi has sent a Lieutenant Colonel and a ‘middleman’ to CBI custody for three days in connection with a transfer racket at Army headquarters in the national capital. Officers allegedly paid lakhs of rupees to manipulate their postings. Special CBI Judge Naresh Kumar Malhotra sent Lt Col Ranganathan Suvramani Moni, posted … Continue reading Lt. Col, middleman arrested in Army transfer racket

CBSE Class X results declared, pass percentage falls

AMN The Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE today announced results for the class X examination. The pass percentage in CBSE Class X exam declined to 90.95 per cent from 96.21 per cent last year, registering a dip of over 5 per cent. Trivandrum region has highest pass percentage at 99.85, followed by Chennai at … Continue reading CBSE Class X results declared, pass percentage falls

India, France to work together to fight against terrorism

PM Modi meets French Prez Macron AMN India and France have decided to work together to fight against terrorism and climate change. Addressing a joint press conference with France President Emmanuel Macron in Paris this evening, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, terrorism and climate change are big challenges before the world. Mr Modi said, Paris … Continue reading India, France to work together to fight against terrorism

Govt will put end to Pak-sponsored terrorism in J&K: Rajnath Singh

Our Correspondent Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today assured that government will put an end to Pakistan-sponsored terrorism and ensure peace in Jammu and Kashmir. Addressing a press conference in New Delhi on the achievements of his Ministry during last three years, Mr Singh said, 368 terrorists were killed between 2014 and 2017. He said, … Continue reading Govt will put end to Pak-sponsored terrorism in J&K: Rajnath Singh

Chile: Court sends 106 former secret agents to prison

A Judge in Chile has sentenced 106 intelligence officers for the kidnapping and murder of 16 leftist activists in 1974 and 1975. Judge Hernan Cristoso sentenced the former intelligence officers to between 541 days and 20 years in jail. He also ordered the state to pay 7.5 million US dollars in compensation to the victims … Continue reading Chile: Court sends 106 former secret agents to prison

Nepal: Sher Bahadur Deuba registers candidacy for PM post

AMN Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba is the only candidate for the post of prime minister. According to Parliament Secretariat only Mr Deuba’s nomination has been received for premiership who submitted his nomination papers at Kathmandu today . Prime Minister and Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Centre) Chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal proposed his name. … Continue reading Nepal: Sher Bahadur Deuba registers candidacy for PM post

US warns Beijing of South China Sea Islands

WEB DESK US Defence Secretary, James Mattis warned that Washington will not accept China’s militarisation of man-made islands in the South China Sea. Speaking at a security conference in Singapore yesterday, he said such moves undermined regional stability. Mr. Mattis said Washington oppose countries militarising artificial islands and enforcing excessive maritime claims. He said, US … Continue reading US warns Beijing of South China Sea Islands

50 killed in blasts near funeral in Kabul Afghanistan

WEB DESK At least 15 people were killed in Kabul today as multiple explosions rocked the funeral of an Afghan politician’s son who died during an anti-government protest yesterday over the deteriorating security situation in the country. Local media reported three explosions at the burial site of Salim Ezadyar,who was among four people killed yesterday … Continue reading 50 killed in blasts near funeral in Kabul Afghanistan

NCP, CPI(M) did not attempt tampering with EVMs after demonstration EC

EVM hacking challenge sees little action from NCP, CPI(M) AMN The Election Commission today held the EVM hacking challenge, starting with a detailed demonstration on the various security checks in the machine. The NCP and the CPI(M) were the only parties to participate. Briefing media in New Delhi today, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi said, … Continue reading NCP, CPI(M) did not attempt tampering with EVMs after demonstration EC