Qatar offers permanent residency to some non-citizens

AMN / DOHA Qatar’s government has approved a draft law making permanent residency available to some non-citizens, marking a partial shift from its reliance on its longstanding visa-sponsorship system. One of the most prosperous Gulf nation said in a statement on Thursday, that the residency permits could be granted to children of Qatari women married … Continue reading Qatar offers permanent residency to some non-citizens

वार्ता से ही चीन से विवाद का हल निकलेगा : सुषमा स्वराज

AMN / NEW DELHI विदेश मंत्री सुषमा स्‍वराज ने चीन के साथ डोकलाम गतिरोध राजनयिक तरीके से हल करने पर जोर दिया। श्रीमती स्‍वराज ने कहा-युद्ध समस्‍या का हल नहीं हो सकता। पाकिस्‍तान के संदर्भ में विदेश मंत्री ने फिर कहा-आतंक और वार्ता साथ-साथ नहीं चल सकते। राज्यसभा में चीन और पाकिस्तान पर जवाब देने … Continue reading वार्ता से ही चीन से विवाद का हल निकलेगा : सुषमा स्वराज

CBI ने रिश्वत मामले में जीएसटी काउंसिल के अधीक्षक को गिरफ्तार किया

AMN  / NEW DELHI केंद्रीय जांच ब्यूरो-सेंट्रल ब्यूरो ऑफ इंवेस्टीगेशन (सीबीआई) ने गुड्स एंड सर्विसेज टैक्स (जीएसटी) काउंसिल के अधीक्षक को रिश्वत के आरोप में गिरफ्तार किया है. अधिकारी पर आरोप है कि उसने अपने एक करीबी सहयोगी के जरिये रिश्वत ली. एक अधिकारी ने बताया कि सीबीआई ने कल शाम अधीक्षक मनीष मल्होत्रा और … Continue reading CBI ने रिश्वत मामले में जीएसटी काउंसिल के अधीक्षक को गिरफ्तार किया

CBI arrests superintendent of newly established GST Council in graft case

AMN A superintendent of the newly-established GST Council has been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation, CBI for allegedly receiving bribe through one of his close aides. Monish Malhotra, the superintendent, and Manas Patra, the alleged middleman, were arrested last evening. This could be the first instance of a GST Council official being arrested … Continue reading CBI arrests superintendent of newly established GST Council in graft case

CPI(M) opposes Cabinet decision to approve proxy voting for NRIs

AMN The CPI(M) on Thursday opposed the Cabinet decision to approve proxy voting for NRIs and sought its withdrawal, saying the move would have serious consequences on free and fair elections and is likely to distort the results. Party general secretary Sitaram Yechury told a press conference in New Delhi that this will be a … Continue reading CPI(M) opposes Cabinet decision to approve proxy voting for NRIs

Lok Sabha passes Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill for non-performing assets

AMN The Lok Sabha has passed the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2017 by voice vote. The bill seeks to amend the Banking Regulation Act, 1949 to insert provisions for handling cases related to stressed assets of banks. Stressed assets are loans where the borrower has defaulted in repayment or where the loan has been restructured. … Continue reading Lok Sabha passes Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill for non-performing assets

Cow vigilantes become active in Bihar, attack 3 men on suspicion of carrying beef

AMN / Patna Gau Rakshak or the cow vigilantes have become active in Bihar since Nitish Kumar joined hand with NDA. On Thursday a group of cow vigilantes assaulted three Muslim men over suspicion of carrying beef in a truck in Bhojpur district. The violent mob also blocked Ara-Buxar stretch of the National Highway 84, disrupting … Continue reading Cow vigilantes become active in Bihar, attack 3 men on suspicion of carrying beef