Meira Kumar files nomination for Presidential elections

  AMN Senior Congress leader and former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar today filed nomination for Presidential Election. The 75-year-old Ms Kumar is the joint opposition candidate of 17 non-NDA parties against the ruling NDA’s nominee Ram Nath Kovind. Congress President Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, NCP leader Sharad Pawar, BSP leader … Continue reading Meira Kumar files nomination for Presidential elections

Govt hikes allowances for Central employees as per 7th pay Commission

AMN The Union cabinet today approved the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission for higher allowances, including house rent allowance (HRA). The HRA that has been approved will be 24%, 16% and 8% of the new basic pay, depending on the type of city. “The HRA will not be less than Rs 5,400, Rs 3,600 … Continue reading Govt hikes allowances for Central employees as per 7th pay Commission

राष्‍ट्रपति पद के लिए मीरा कुमार ने नामांकन पत्र दाखिल किया

AMN विपक्ष की उम्‍मीदवार और लोकसभा की पूर्व अध्‍यक्ष मीरा कुमार ने राष्‍ट्रपति पद के लिए आज संसद भवन में नामांकन पत्र दाखिल किया। 75 वर्षीय श्रीमती कुमार 17 गैर एनडीए दलों की ओर से विपक्ष की संयुक्‍त उम्‍मीदवार हैं जो सत्‍ताधारी एनडीए के प्रत्‍याशी रामनाथ कोविंद के खिलाफ चुनाव लड़ रही हैं। इस मौके … Continue reading राष्‍ट्रपति पद के लिए मीरा कुमार ने नामांकन पत्र दाखिल किया

राष्ट्रपति चुनाव की सरगर्मियां तेज; मीरा कुमार ने नामांकन दाखिल किया, एनडीए ने शुरु किया रामनाथ कोविंद के लिए अभियान

AMN / NEW DELHI राष्ट्रपति के चुनाव को लेकर सरगर्मियां तेज हो गई हैं। एनडीए के राष्ट्रपति पद के उम्मीदवार रामनाथ कोविंद उत्तर प्रदेश के बादसमर्थन जुटाने के लिए कल उत्तराखंड की राजधानी देहरादुन पहुंचे और राज्य के सांसदों और विधायकों से समर्थन मांगा। राष्ट्रपति के चुनाव को लेकर सरगर्मियां तेज हो गई हैं। एनडीए … Continue reading राष्ट्रपति चुनाव की सरगर्मियां तेज; मीरा कुमार ने नामांकन दाखिल किया, एनडीए ने शुरु किया रामनाथ कोविंद के लिए अभियान

4 Arrested For lynching of Junaid Khan on train in Delhi

TIA NEWS Four persons including a Delhi government employee were arrested today for the murder of teenager Junaid Khan. Junaid was beaten and stabbed to death on a train last week by a mob armed with knives. According to reports another Delhi government employee, a food inspector, has also been identified as a suspect, but … Continue reading 4 Arrested For lynching of Junaid Khan on train in Delhi

1993 Mumbai blasts convict Mustafa Dossa dies of cardiac arrest

TIA NEWS 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case convict Mustafa Dossa died after suffering a cardiac arrest on Wednesday. He was admitted to the JJ Hospital in Mumbai after he complained of chest pain. Hospital dean TP Lahane confirmed the news of Dossa’s death. Speaking to news agency, Dr. Lahane said that Dossa passed away at … Continue reading 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Mustafa Dossa dies of cardiac arrest

India’s largest container port JNPT at Mumbai hit by ransomware

  Operations at one of the three terminals of the country’s largest container port Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, JNPT, were impacted last night as a fallout of the global ransomware attack, which crippled some central banks and many large corporations in Europe. The current attacks come weeks after the Wannacry ransomware attack, which impacted systems … Continue reading India’s largest container port JNPT at Mumbai hit by ransomware

Shipping Ministry confirms ransomware cyber attack on JNPT

INDIA’S Shipping Ministry has confirmed that one terminal at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) has been affected due to ransomware cyber attack. It said in a statement that an unforeseen situation has developed at JNPT, Sheva owing to disruption in the operations of one of the private terminal operator, APM Maersk. The Ministry and JNPT … Continue reading Shipping Ministry confirms ransomware cyber attack on JNPT

Govt makes linking Aadhaar with PAN of taxpayers mandatory from 1st July

AMN The Government has made it mandatory to link existing Aadhaar numbers with Permanent Account Number (PAN) of taxpayers with effect from July 1. Amending income tax rules and notifying the same, the Government has also made quoting of the 12-digit biometric Aadhaar or the enrolment ID a must at the time of application of … Continue reading Govt makes linking Aadhaar with PAN of taxpayers mandatory from 1st July

US to help Indian armed forces, says Vice President Mike Pence

AMN The US Vice President Mike Pence has said that his country will help the Indian armed forces to obtain the resources and technology it needs to support security in South Asia. He said the process to approve the sale was underway and expressed hope that it would accurately reflect commitment to mutual security among … Continue reading US to help Indian armed forces, says Vice President Mike Pence