INDIA LOSE ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY TO PAKISTAN

  PAKISTAN BEAT DEFENDING CHAMPIONS INDIA BY 180 RUNS TO WIN ICC CHAMPION TROPHY AT OVAL IN LONDON AMN Pakistan won their maiden Champions Trophy cricket title defeating defending champions India by a huge margin of 180 runs in the final in London today. Set to score 339 runs for a win, India folded up … Continue reading INDIA LOSE ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY TO PAKISTAN

K Srikanth lifts Indonesia Open; Prez, PM congratulate him

  AMN India’s K Srikanth has lifted the Indonesia Open Super Series badminton title by defeating Japanese qualifier Kazumasa Sakai in straight games 21-11, 21-19 in the Men’s Singles final at Jakarta today. For World No.22 Srikanth, it is his third Super Series title. He had earlier won the 2014 China Open and 2015 India … Continue reading K Srikanth lifts Indonesia Open; Prez, PM congratulate him

Assam to recruit 5,000 police personnel

  The Assam police has decided to recruit over 5 thousand personnel within this year and advertisement for this purpose is expected to be published by the month of July – August, said senior police officials. Additional DGP, L R Bishnoi said that police department is waiting for the new recruitment policy. The Assam police … Continue reading Assam to recruit 5,000 police personnel

Amit Shah, CM Fadnavis meet Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray

AMN Amid the reports of crack in BJP Shiv Sena ties, BJP president Amit Shah today met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray. Shah, along with Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, visited Thackeray’s residence in suburban Bandra and held a close-door meeting. The meeting comes a day after the BJP chief, who is in Mumbai on … Continue reading Amit Shah, CM Fadnavis meet Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray

Nuke ban treaty at UN:  Hiroshima survivors hand over petition with 3 million signatures

TIA WEB DESK In a rare campaign to end nuke war in future, the Survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on Friday presented a petition with nearly 3 million signatures to U.N. officials as a conference to negotiate the world’s first nuclear weapons ban treaty was underway. According to Kyodo, Toshiyuki Mimaki, … Continue reading Nuke ban treaty at UN:  Hiroshima survivors hand over petition with 3 million signatures

Japan: Missing US sailors found dead in Fitzgerald destroyer

WEB DESK The commander of the U.S. Navy’s 7th Fleet says that search and rescue efforts are over for the seven sailors missing after a destroyer collided with a container ship in waters off Japan. But Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin declined to say how many bodies were recovered from USS Fitzgerald after it returned to … Continue reading Japan: Missing US sailors found dead in Fitzgerald destroyer

UP: Waqf members sacked

Uttar Pradesh government has sacked nominated members of Shia and Sunni Waqf Boards in state following allegations of corruption. In the wake of corruption charges against the Shia and Sunni waqf boards in Uttar Pradesh, the process to dissolve them has started after taking into account all legal aspects. State Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has … Continue reading UP: Waqf members sacked

Essence of Eid ul-Fitr

By Mohammed Shoeb Alqasmi The moments of pleasure and cheerfulness always play an important role in human life. Festivals bring happiness not only to family but whole society and the nation. Weak and poor too feel a sense of strength and cheerfulness on the auspicious occasions. Eid ul-Fitr or simply Eid too is such an … Continue reading Essence of Eid ul-Fitr

Death toll in Portugal forest fires rises to 24

The death toll in forest fires in Portugal, has risen to 24, says Prime Minister Antonio Costa. The majority died while trying to flee the Pedrogao Grande area in their cars, according to the government. Several fire fighters are reported to be among about 20 people injured. Mr Costa said that they are witnessing a … Continue reading Death toll in Portugal forest fires rises to 24

Syria’s army declares 48-hour ceasefire in city of Daraa

Syria’s Army has declared a 48-hour ceasefire in the southern city of Daraa, bringing a cautious calm after days of heavy fighting. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitor of the war, reported a cautious calm in the hours after the truce was announced yesterday. Daraa is among the areas included in a … Continue reading Syria’s army declares 48-hour ceasefire in city of Daraa