No letter is required for treatment of ailing PoK resident in India: Sushma

Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today waived the condition of a letter from Pakistan’s Foreign Adviser Sartaj Aziz for an ailing Pakistan occupied Kashmir, PoK resident to get a visa. “Government is giving visa and no letter is required”, the Minister said. Ms Swaraj said, the patient would be … Continue reading No letter is required for treatment of ailing PoK resident in India: Sushma

Zakir Naik’s passport revoked

Government has revoked the passport of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik. Sources said, the passport has been revoked by the Regional Passport Office, Mumbai on the request of National Investigation Agency. The NIA is probing the alleged terror activities and spreading communal hatred by Naik and his organizations including Islamic Research Foundation. The Agency had … Continue reading Zakir Naik’s passport revoked

Rs 103 cr assistance for flood affected Arunachal, Rs 28 cr for Nagaland

AMN Central Government has approved the assistance of over 103 crore rupees for flood affected Arunachal Pradesh and over 28 crore rupees for Nagaland. The approvals were given by a High Level Committee chaired by Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi today. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh, Home Secretary Rajiv … Continue reading Rs 103 cr assistance for flood affected Arunachal, Rs 28 cr for Nagaland

Why Mayawati resigns from Rajya Sabha?

Our Correspondent/ NEW DELHI Accusing government of being Anti dalit, BSP Chief Mayawati today resigned from the Rajya Sabha. She alleged that she was not allowed to speak in the House on issues of Dalit atrocities. She accused the treasury benches of not allowing her to raise the issue. Earlier, in and outside the Rajya … Continue reading Why Mayawati resigns from Rajya Sabha?

Both Houses of Parliament adjourned for the day

AMN Both Houses of Parliament witnessed noisy scenes on the second day of the Monsoon session. Rajya Sabha witnessed repeated adjournments and noisy scenes throughout the day and had to be finally adjourned till tomorrow. The House faced uproar on different issues raised by the opposition parties including issues related to farmers and atrocities and … Continue reading Both Houses of Parliament adjourned for the day

क्यों दिया मायावती ने राज्यसभा से दिया इस्तीफा ?

प्रदीप शर्मा/ नई दिल्ली बहुजन समाज पार्टी की अध्यक्ष मायावती ने मंगलवार शाम को दलितों पर अत्याचार का मुद्दा राज्यसभा में नहीं उठाने दिए जाने को लेकर राज्यसभा से इस्तीफा दे दिया है। मानसून सत्र के दौरान मंगलवार सुबह 18 जुलाई को राज्य सभा में जमकर हंगामा हुआ। बहुजन समाज पार्टी की नेता मायावती ने … Continue reading क्यों दिया मायावती ने राज्यसभा से दिया इस्तीफा ?

Women’s Hockey League: India to take on England in quarterfinals

Hockey World League Semi-finals tournament, Indian eves will take on England in the quarterfinals to be played in Johannesburg, South Africa today. In the Hockey World League Semi-finals tournament, Indian eves will take on England in the quarterfinals to be played in Johannesburg, South Africa today. The match will begin at 1915 hours Indian Time. … Continue reading Women’s Hockey League: India to take on England in quarterfinals

US gears up for NAFTA renegotiations

The United States yesterday outlined its priorities for renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement, NAFTA. In the document sent to Congress for revamping the NAFTA, the US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said, the US would focus on ensuring better access for the US goods exported to Canada and Mexico in order to reduce trade … Continue reading US gears up for NAFTA renegotiations

Japan says time for pressure, not dialogue with N.Korea

  WEB DESK Japan today downplayed South Korea’s offer to hold military talks with North Korea, saying the priority should be piling pressure on Pyongyang through sanctions. Japan’s foreign ministry spokesman Norio Maruyama told reporters today in New York where Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida was attending a UN meeting on development. Maruyama said this is … Continue reading Japan says time for pressure, not dialogue with N.Korea

Syrian army captures more oil wells in Raqqa province

WEB DESK The Syrian Army supported by Iranian backed militias seized new oil fields in the desert in the southwest of Raqqa province yesterday in new advances against retreating Islamic state militants. The Syrian Army said on state media that they had taken al Daylaa oil field alongside the Zamla gas field in large stretches … Continue reading Syrian army captures more oil wells in Raqqa province