Junaid lynching: NHRC issues notices to Railways, Haryana govt, DGP

AMN National Human Rights Commission, NHRC has issued notices to the Railways, and the Haryana government and its police chief over the killing of a Muslim youth on a train in Faridabad last month. A report has been sought from them in four weeks. Seventeen-year-old Junaid was stabbed to death when he was returning home … Continue reading Junaid lynching: NHRC issues notices to Railways, Haryana govt, DGP

New Saudi blacklist disappointing: Qatar

WEB DESK Qatar said today that a new blacklist released by Saudi Arabia and its allies came as a disappointing surprise in a diplomatic crisis that has split the Gulf. The four Arab Governments named 18 organisations and individuals yesterday that they accused of links with Islamist extremism and Qatar. The move by Saudi Arabia, … Continue reading New Saudi blacklist disappointing: Qatar

बिहार के मुख्यमंत्री नीतीश कुमार ने इस्तीफा दिया

बिहार के मुख्यमंत्री नीतीश कुमार ने इस्तीफा दिया। जेडीयू विधायक दल की बैठक खत्म होने के बाद मुख्यमंत्री नीतीश कुमार राज्यपाल केशरीनाथ त्रिपाठी से मिलने पहुंचे और उन्‍हें अपना इस्‍तीफा सौंप दिया. इस तरह तेजस्‍वी के इस्‍तीफे को लेकर महागठबंधन में चल रही राजनीतिक कलह खुलकर सामने आ गई और राज्‍य में सियासी संकट खड़ा … Continue reading बिहार के मुख्यमंत्री नीतीश कुमार ने इस्तीफा दिया

Prime Minister Modi congratulats Nitish Kumar

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Nitish Kumar for “joining in the fight against corruption” by quitting as Bihar Chief Minister, within minutes of the latter putting in his papers. In tweets, Modi said: “Many, many congratulations to Nitish Kumar for joining in the fight against corruption. The country’s 125 crore citizens welcome … Continue reading Prime Minister Modi congratulats Nitish Kumar

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar resigns

ANWARUL HODA /AMN / PATNA JDU Leader Nitish Kumar today resigned as Chief Minister of Bihar following his diffrence with alliance partner RJD.  Nitish handed over his resignation to Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. The development came hours after Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav earlier in the day took a jibe at Nitish … Continue reading Bihar CM Nitish Kumar resigns

Tejaswi will not resign: Lalu

Patna The Mahagathbandhan, ruling grand alliance plunged into deep crisis today when RJD Chief Lalu Prasad affirmed that his son and deputy chief minister Tejaswi Yadav would not resign from his post and asked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to decide his future course of action if he considered grand alliance a burden. After chairing a … Continue reading Tejaswi will not resign: Lalu

Noted Urdu writer Naiyer Masud passes away

Our Correspondent/ Lucknow Renowned Urdu scholar and short story writer Naiyer Masud passed away in Lucknow Monday (July 24, 2017). He was 81. He breathed his last at his ancestral home in old Lucknow city. Masud is the author of many scholarly books and translations, particulry of Kafka, but is best known for his short … Continue reading Noted Urdu writer Naiyer Masud passes away

INDIA celebrates Kargil Vijay Diwas

AMN India today celebrated the 18th Anniversary of ‘Kargil Vijay Diwas’. On the occasion, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and three Chiefs of Services laid floral tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti, India Gate.   At Drass War memorial, in Jammu and Kashmir the celebrations were started on Monday during which various programs have been arranged. Last Sunday … Continue reading INDIA celebrates Kargil Vijay Diwas

President expresses gratitude to armed personnel on Kargil Diwas

AMN / New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind today expressed ‘gratitude’ to the armed forces personnel on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas. “Kargil Vijay Diwas: Nation’s gratitude to the brave men & women of armed forces who keep our country safe & secure,” he said in a tweet. In another tweet, Mr Kovind condoled … Continue reading President expresses gratitude to armed personnel on Kargil Diwas

Muslims Pray Outside Holy Site Despite Israeli Concessions

  WEB DESK Muslim worshippers today held their Namaz (prayers) outside Al-Aqsa-Mosque in despite Israel’s removal of the metal detectors that sparked the protest. Muslim religious leaders have called for prayers to continue outside until delicate arrangements at the site, holy to both Jews and Muslims, return to what they were before Israel installed new … Continue reading Muslims Pray Outside Holy Site Despite Israeli Concessions