Champion Trophy: India thrash Pakistan by 124 run

AMN In the rain hit Champions Trophy cricket match against India at Edgbaston, Birmingham, India today defeated Pakistan by 124 run. Earlier Pakistan were chasing a revised target of 289 in 41 overs under Duckworth-Lewis method. But it lost all wicket at 164 Earlier, India made 319 for 3 in 48 overs. Rohit Sharma was … Continue reading Champion Trophy: India thrash Pakistan by 124 run

Mercury breaks 5-yr record, shoots up to 44.6 deg C

New Delhi The heat wave conditions in the capital intensified today with the mercury setting a five year record, shooting up to 44. 6 degrees Celsius, highest of this season so far. The Weatherman said the maximum temperature was the highest for June 4 in the last five years. The maximum temperature, which was recorded … Continue reading Mercury breaks 5-yr record, shoots up to 44.6 deg C

Thailand Grand Prix Gold: Praneeth lifts Men’s Singles Crown

  India’s B Sai Praneeth has lifted the Men’s Singles Crown in the Thailand Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament. In the final in Bangkok today, third seeded Praneeth defeated Indonesia’s Jonatan Christie in three games, 17-21, 21-18, 21-19. This is the first Grand Prix Gold title for Sai Praneeth. Both the players facing each other … Continue reading Thailand Grand Prix Gold: Praneeth lifts Men’s Singles Crown

Sushma Swaraj asks Pak citizen to secure recommendation of Sartaz Aziz for medical visa

AMN / New Delhi A Pakistani citizen was today told by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj that his request for medical visa for his father’s liver transplant would be met, provided his case was recommended by the neighbouring country’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz. Presenting his case on microblogging site Twitter, Saeed Ayub of … Continue reading Sushma Swaraj asks Pak citizen to secure recommendation of Sartaz Aziz for medical visa

शशि शेखर वेमपति बने प्रसार भारती के नए सीईओ

प्रसार भारती बोर्ड के अंशकालिक सदस्य शशि शेखर वेमपति को इस लोक प्रसारक का मुख्य कार्यकारी अधिकारी यानि सीईओ नियुक्त किया गया। उपराष्ट्रपति हामिद अंसारी की अध्यक्षता वाली तीन सदस्यीय समिति ने प्रसार भारती के सीईओ पद के लिए उनके नाम को मंजूरी दी। उनका कार्यकाल पांच साल का होगा। वेमपति पहले इंफोसिस के साथ … Continue reading शशि शेखर वेमपति बने प्रसार भारती के नए सीईओ

World Environment Day should not be restricted to single day: Minister

Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr Harsh Vardhan today said the real sentiment behind World Environment Day should not be restricted to a single day, but must pervade every moment of the day, till the World Environment Day next year. Addressing a function on the eve of World Environment Day in New Delhi … Continue reading World Environment Day should not be restricted to single day: Minister

World Environment Day to be celebrated across world on June 5

World Environment Day will be celebrated across the world tomorrow. On the occasion Nagaland Governor PB Acharya while extending greetings to the people of the State, expressed the hope that the day will give thrust to the commitment towards preservation and protection of the pristine environment. In a message, the Governor opined that the people … Continue reading World Environment Day to be celebrated across world on June 5

UK elections slated for Thursday will go ahead as planned: British PM

British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that the general elections slated for Thursday will go ahead as planned despite another terrorist attack on London Bridge and Borough Market in the city today which left seven people dead and 48 injured. She spoke outside Downing Street after she chaired the emergency COBRA meeting with senior … Continue reading UK elections slated for Thursday will go ahead as planned: British PM

Nepal parliament meeting to elect new PM gets postponed till Tuesday

The Nepal parliament meeting to elect new prime minister has been postponed till Tuesday. The meeting was scheduled at 11 AM today but it was first postponed till 3 PM and again till Tuesday 1 PM. Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba is the only candidate for premiership. The parliament meeting scheduled to elect new … Continue reading Nepal parliament meeting to elect new PM gets postponed till Tuesday

Army Chief Rawat pays homage to 2 soldiers martyred in J&K

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today paid homage to the two soldiers who laid down their lives in terrorist attack yesterday in Jammu and Kashmir in a wreath laying ceremony. The mortal remains reached Palam Airport in New Delhi and they will be flown for last rites to their native places where they will be … Continue reading Army Chief Rawat pays homage to 2 soldiers martyred in J&K