Kumble resigns as head coach

AMN / New Delhi Former Indian spinner Anil Kumble today stepped down as the Head coach of the Indian cricket citing differences with skipper Virat Kohli and other players. The former spinner stepped down two days after India were thrashed by Pakistan in the finals of the Champions Trophy. “The Board of Control for Cricket … Continue reading Kumble resigns as head coach

World Hockey: India lose to Netherlands 1-3 in final group

In Men’s Hockey, India lost to the Netherlands 1-3 in their final group game of the World League semi-final in London. India is now at the second position among 6-team Pool-B with 3 wins from outings. The Netherlands has won all of their four games so far and are at the top. Both teams have … Continue reading World Hockey: India lose to Netherlands 1-3 in final group

Delhi govt approves NoC for existing educational institutions

New Delhi / AMN AAP GOVERNMENT IN  Delhi today approved a proposal to grant No Objection Certificate (NoC) to existing higher educational institutions to run approved courses from agricultural land, school buildings and rented premises in Delhi for the academic year 2016-17. Earlier department of higher education had proposed to the government to grant ex-post … Continue reading Delhi govt approves NoC for existing educational institutions

India re-nominates Justice Dalveer Bhandari to ICJ

AMN India has re-nominated Justice Dalveer Bhandari as its candidate for another term as judge at the International Court of Justice (ICJ). Justice Bhandari was elected in April 2012 during simultaneous balloting in both the General Assembly and the Security Council to a seat on the ICJ. His current term runs through February next year. … Continue reading India re-nominates Justice Dalveer Bhandari to ICJ

President to launch GST on midnight of 30th June

AMN Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said, Goods and Services Tax (GST) will officially be launched on 30th June midnight. Briefing media in New Delhi, Mr Jaitley said the launch function will be held exactly at midnight in the Central Hall of Parliament. He said President, Prime Minister, Vice-President, Chief Ministers, and Opposition … Continue reading President to launch GST on midnight of 30th June

Shiv Sena backs BJP’s presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind

AMN/ MUMBAI.. Shiv Sena has extended its support for Ram Nath Kovind, the BJP’s nominee for the Presidential Election. Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray made this announcement after meeting senior party leaders in Mumbai this evening. Addressing a press conference after the meeting, Mr. Thackeray said all the party legislators and MPs will support Ram … Continue reading Shiv Sena backs BJP’s presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind

India’s Defence Minister to visit Russia

AMN India’s Minister of Defence, Finance and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley is on a three-day visit to Russia with a high level Indian delegation, to co-chair two meetings with the Government of the Russian Federation. On June 21, Jaitley will co-chair the first meeting of the India-Russia High Level Committee on Science & Technology with … Continue reading India’s Defence Minister to visit Russia

West Indies annouces 13-member squad for 1st two ODIs against India

The West Indies have named an unchanged 13-member squad, which played against Afghanistan recently, for the first two ODIs of the upcoming five-match series against India. The hosts will be without their premier fast bowler Shannon Gabriel as he is still rehabilitating from an injury. The team will be led by paceman Jason Holder. It … Continue reading West Indies annouces 13-member squad for 1st two ODIs against India

BJD to support NDA’s nominee for President Ram Nath Kovind

AMN The ruling Biju Janata Dal in Odisha will support the nomination of BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind. BJD president and State chief minister Naveen Patnaik last evening informed media about his party’s support to the NDA nominee, hours after Patnaik had a telephonic conversation with Prime Minister Narendra Modi … Continue reading BJD to support NDA’s nominee for President Ram Nath Kovind

Yuki Bhambri advances to 2nd round of Aegon Challenger

India’s Yuki Bhambri has advanced to the second round of the Aegon Challenger event with a battling win against Peter Polansky. Yuki defeated the Canadian 6-7, 7-6, 6-3. Besides Yuki, India have a strong challenge in the Doubles – the top-seeded team of Leander Paes and Adil Shamasdin and second-placed pair – Purav Raja and … Continue reading Yuki Bhambri advances to 2nd round of Aegon Challenger