PM asks states to take strict action against Cow vigilantes

PM once again; Violence in the name of cow not acceptable Our correspondent /NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi today reiterated that ‘strict action should be taken against the people who were involved in violence in the name of cow protection’. Prime Minister also said that state governments should take action against such people. He … Continue reading PM asks states to take strict action against Cow vigilantes

BJP to announce its Vice-Presidential nominee Monday

The BJP Parliamentary Board will meet in New Delhi Monday evening to take up a call on its Vice-Presidential nominee. The opposition has already declared the name of former West Bengal Governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi for the post. The last date of filing nominations is Tuesday. The scrutiny will be held the next day and … Continue reading BJP to announce its Vice-Presidential nominee Monday

WIMBLEDON Men’s Singles: Roger Federer wins 8th title

AMN / Swiss tennis star Roger Federer won his eighth Wimbledon title beating Croatian Marin Cilic in Men’s singles final today. Federer defeated Cilic in straight sets 6-3, 6-1, 6-4. The 36-year old Federer has not dropped a set in this tournament.This is Federer’s 19th Grand Slam title. Roger Federer became the tournament’s oldest champion … Continue reading WIMBLEDON Men’s Singles: Roger Federer wins 8th title

Action against corrupt politicians is a must: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged politicians to join hands together against those who try to save themselves by raking up the issue of political conspiracy. Addressing an all-party meet ahead of the Monsoon Session of Parliament beginning tomorrow, he said action against corrupt politicians is a must. Mr Modi said, over the past few … Continue reading Action against corrupt politicians is a must: PM Modi

Prez poll to see direct contest between Ramnath Kovind, Meira Kumar

AMN The voting to elect the next President of India will be held tomorrow and there will be a straight fight for the top constitutional post between NDA’s Ramnath Kovind and Opposition candidate Meira Kumar. The term of present incumbent Pranab Mukherjee comes to an end on the 24th of this month. Special arrangements have … Continue reading Prez poll to see direct contest between Ramnath Kovind, Meira Kumar

Sports Ministry mulls making online betting legal

AMN / NEW DELHI India’s The Sports Ministry is mulling to frame a legislation to legalise online sports betting in India. According to a Indian Express quoting ministry official, informal consultations have already been held with various stakeholders in the government. However, it may take at least two years for the ministry to prepare a … Continue reading Sports Ministry mulls making online betting legal

‘जनता दल युनाइटेड भ्रष्‍टाचार से कोई समझौता नहीं करेगी’

AMN जनता दल युनाइटेड ने फिर कहा है कि पार्टी भ्रष्‍टाचार से कोई समझौता नहीं करेगी। जनता दल युनाईटेड के प्रवक्‍ता संजय सिंह ने कहा कि जेडीयू ने अपना रूख स्‍पष्‍ट कर दिया है। अब राष्‍ट्रीय जनता दल और कांग्रेस को भी अपना रूख सामने रखना चाहिए और उप मुख्‍यमंत्री तेजस्‍वी यादव के इस्‍तीफे को … Continue reading ‘जनता दल युनाइटेड भ्रष्‍टाचार से कोई समझौता नहीं करेगी’

प्रधानमंत्री मोदी ने गौरक्षकों के खिलाफ राज्‍यों से कड़ी कार्रवाई करने को कहा

AMN प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्‍द्र मोदी ने कहा है कि जो लोग गौरक्षा के नाम पर हिंसा कर रहे हैं उनके खिलाफ कड़ी कार्रवाई की जानी चाहिए। कल से शुरू हो रहे संसद के मॉनसून सत्र से पहले सरकार द्वारा नई दिल्‍ली में बुलाई गई सर्वदलीय बैठक के बाद पत्रकारों से बातचीत में संसदीय कार्यमंत्री अनंत कुमार … Continue reading प्रधानमंत्री मोदी ने गौरक्षकों के खिलाफ राज्‍यों से कड़ी कार्रवाई करने को कहा

IAF Chief to visit France for strong defence ties

New Delhi To further strengthen the existing defence cooperation between the air forces of both the nations, Chief of Air Staff Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa will be on a three-day France visit starting tomorrow. His visit will conclude on July 20, 2017. The areas of cooperation presently include exchanges in military training courses, mutual visits … Continue reading IAF Chief to visit France for strong defence ties

J&K: 16 Amarnath Yatris killed in bus accident

AMN / SRINAGAR At least SIXTEEN Amaranth pilgrims were killed and many others injured when their bus fell into a ravine in Jammu and Kashmir, according to police. The bus slid off the highway in Banihal area while it was on way for the Amarnath pilgrimage. A police spokesman confirmed the toll, adding that the … Continue reading J&K: 16 Amarnath Yatris killed in bus accident