Prez Trump confirms he is ‘under investigation’

AMN US President Donald Trump has confirmed that he is under investigation in the inquiry into alleged Russian meddling in the US election. “I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director! Witch Hunt” Trump said in a tweet a few hours ago. In … Continue reading Prez Trump confirms he is ‘under investigation’

Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl dies at 87

AMN Former Germany chancellor Helmut Kohl died. he was 87 He died at his house in Ludwigshafen, in the western state of Rhineland-Palatinate. Having led Germany for 16 years, he is remembered for reuniting the country as well as for making a huge political and economic contribution to the integration of Europe. Helmut Kohl’s political … Continue reading Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl dies at 87

Germany: Merkel slams proposed US sanctions on Russia

AMN German Chancellor Angela Merkel has expressed concerns over proposed new US sanctions against Russia saying it could hurt European companies, her spokesman says. He called the plans “peculiar.” According to DW, Chancellor Angela Merkel is worried that a US Senate proposal to impose sanctions on Russia over alleged meddling in the 2016 US election … Continue reading Germany: Merkel slams proposed US sanctions on Russia

London fire: Death toll rises to 30, protesters demand help

Angry protesters stormed Kensington Town Hall, demanding help WEB DESK The death toll in wednesday’s devastating fire that engulfed the 24-storey residential block in west London has risen to 30 amid fears that it could climb to over 100 in one of the worst fire tragedies in the country. Metropolitan police commander Stuart Cundy said, … Continue reading London fire: Death toll rises to 30, protesters demand help

AIIB approves membership of Argentina, Madagascar, Tonga

The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved the membership of Argentina, Madagascar and Tonga at its second annual meeting of Governors. The AIIB’s board of Governors adopted resolutions approving the three applicants to join the bank at the second annual meeting, which kicked off earlier in the day in South Korea’s southern resort … Continue reading AIIB approves membership of Argentina, Madagascar, Tonga

1993 Mumbai blasts: TADA court convicts Mustafa Dossa, Abu Salem, others

AMN A Special TADA court today convicted key mastermind of the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. The convicted Mustafa Dossa and extradited gangster Abu Salem, besides Karimullah Khan, Firoz Abdul Rashid Khan, Riyaz Siddiqui and Tahir Merchant, and let off one Abdul Quayyum. While Dossa was convicted on charges of conspiracy and murder under various … Continue reading 1993 Mumbai blasts: TADA court convicts Mustafa Dossa, Abu Salem, others

J&K: 6 policemen killed in terrorists attack

AMN In a brutal terror attack six policemen, including a Sub-Inspector, were killed in Anantnag district of South Kashmir after terrorists ambushed a police party today. Police said, besides the fatalities, some other policemen sustained serious bullet injuries and were rushed to nearby hospital. Army has been rushed to the spot and was combing the … Continue reading J&K: 6 policemen killed in terrorists attack

Now Aadhaar card mandatory for opening bank account

Government has made Aadhaar card mandatory for opening of bank account and financial transactions of 50 thousand rupees and above. According to a notification issued by Revenue Department, all existing bank account holders have also been asked to submit Aadhaar to banks by 31st of December this year. The accounts which are not be seeded … Continue reading Now Aadhaar card mandatory for opening bank account

Who will succeed President Mukherjee ?

Andalib Akhter / New Delhi Even as the ruling NDA and the opposition are keeping name of their presidential candidates as closely guarded secret, several names are doing round rounds in newspapers, television channels and social media. All are speculating name for the presidential nominee to succeed President Pranab Mukherjee with their own contention and … Continue reading Who will succeed President Mukherjee ?

British PM orders public inquiry into west London fire incident

AMN British Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the fire that engulfed a west London block of flats, killing at least 17 people. The Prime Minister said people deserve answers as to why the fire spread so rapidly. London Police also said an investigation had been launched by them to … Continue reading British PM orders public inquiry into west London fire incident