जामिया छात्राओं ने जवानों के लिए सेना प्रमुख को भेजीं 500 राखी

AMN जामिया मिल्लिया इस्लामिया, सेंट्रल यूनिवर्सिटी कैम्पस में रक्षाबंधन, बडे हर्ष उल्लास के साथ मनाया गया। छात्राओं ने जामिया के कुलपति प्रोफेसर तलत अहमद से लेकर जामिया के सुरक्षाकर्मियों तक को राखी बांध कर हिन्दू -मुस्लिम भाईचारे का संदेश दिया । वहीं दूसरी तरफ ब्रह्मकुमारी बहनों ने भी जामिया के कुलपति प्रोफेसर तलत अहमद को … Continue reading जामिया छात्राओं ने जवानों के लिए सेना प्रमुख को भेजीं 500 राखी

GST Council authorises Centre to hike cess on SUVs, luxury cars from 15% to 25%

AMN GST Council has authorised Centre to hike cess on SUVs, luxury and large cars to 25 percent from 15 percent. Finance Ministry today said, GST Council in its meeting last Saturday considered the issue that total tax incidence on motor vehicles after GST has come down. It recommended that Central Government may move legislative … Continue reading GST Council authorises Centre to hike cess on SUVs, luxury cars from 15% to 25%

BEST bus strike affects normal life in Mumbai

AMN The BEST bus strike that started yesterday midnight has affected the normal life of Mumbaikar who depend heavily on the bus transport system. The bus strike has resulted in over-crowding in trains and people can be seen waiting for taxis and auto-rickshaws. The action committee of various BEST unions is not ready to change … Continue reading BEST bus strike affects normal life in Mumbai

Singapore: Parliament Speaker Halimah Yacob to contest for Presidential polls

AMN / Speaker of Singapore’s Parliament Mrs Halimah Yacob will contest for the Presidential election to be held in September this year. She will be first woman to run for the highest office. Sixty-two year old Halimah will step down as the Speaker, a post she has held since 2013, and as an Member of … Continue reading Singapore: Parliament Speaker Halimah Yacob to contest for Presidential polls

Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket was $ 50.99/bbl on Aug 04

AMN The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 55.99 per barrel (bbl) on 04.08.2017. This was lower than the price of US$ 51.48 per bbl on previous publishing day of 03.08.2017. In rupee terms, … Continue reading Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket was $ 50.99/bbl on Aug 04

SUVs, Luxury Cars Could be Costly as GST to Go Up

AMN / Sports utility vehicles (SUVs) and luxury cars could be more expensive as the GST Council has recommended to the central government to move legislative amendments to increase the ceiling of cess on motor vehicles to 25 per cent from the present 15 per cent. This was stated by the Ministry of Finance in … Continue reading SUVs, Luxury Cars Could be Costly as GST to Go Up

North Korea condemns adoption of tough UN sanctions

AMN North Korea condemned the adoption of tough U.N. sanctions imposed on it after its intercontinental ballistic launches and said that it will launch revenge and strongly criticized the United States. In a statement North Korea said the sanctions were caused by U.S. plot to isolate North Korea. It says the U.N. sanctions will never … Continue reading North Korea condemns adoption of tough UN sanctions

Myanmar denies human rights abuses against Rohingya

AMN The Myanmar government has rejected UN allegations of human rights abuses against Rohingya Muslims. The government’s inquiry into violence in northern Rakhine state last year that forced tens of thousands of Muslim Rohingya to run to Bangladesh, has concluded that no such crimes happened. A UN report in February reportedly said security forces instigated … Continue reading Myanmar denies human rights abuses against Rohingya

Israel imposes new travel restrictions on Palestinians

WEB DESK Cogat, an Israeli defense body, referred questions to the Shin Bet security service. The Shin Bet says, it is not aware of a laptop ban and will look into the matter. The Israeli group Gisha said it was informed by Cogat last week that Gazans can no longer carry electronic devices, except mobile … Continue reading Israel imposes new travel restrictions on Palestinians

North Korea must halt missile tests for talks: US

WEB DESK US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson today said that a UN Security Council vote to impose sanctions on North Korea showed that world powers were united behind a push for a denuclearised Korean peninsula. Speaking at a security forum in Manila, Washington’s senior diplomat said Kim Jong-Un’s regime must halt ballistic missile tests … Continue reading North Korea must halt missile tests for talks: US