SEBI directs stock market to act against 331 suspected shell companies

AMN / Securities and Exchange Board of India, SEBI has directed stock market to initiate action against 331 suspected shell companies listed in the share markets. These scripts will not be available for trading from this month. The regulator’s directive came after the corporate affairs ministry shared a list of 331 listed companies that are … Continue reading SEBI directs stock market to act against 331 suspected shell companies

Stalemate continue over result of Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat

Counting held up as Congress and BJP rush to poll panel AMN Counting of votes for 3 Rajya Sabha seats in Gujrat has been put on hold following Congress allegations that two of its rebel MLAs Raghavji Patel and Bholabhai Gohil showed their ballot papers to the presiding officer of the BJP.  Congress termed it … Continue reading Stalemate continue over result of Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat

25% growth in ITR filing: Finance Ministry

AMN / NEW DELHI Government has said, due to demonetisation and Operation Clean Money, there has been a substantial increase in the filing of Income Tax Returns. The Finance Ministry said in a statement that the number of returns filed has registered an increase of around 25 per cent compared to 10 per cent in … Continue reading 25% growth in ITR filing: Finance Ministry

Kynan Chenai wins bronze at 7th Asian Shotgun

Indian shooter Kynan Chenai won a bronze in men’s trap event, his first international medal at the senior level, at the 7th Asian Championship Shotgun at Astana, Kazakhstan. Kynan first shot 116 out of 125 to qualify for the six men final round in third sport and then held on to the position till the … Continue reading Kynan Chenai wins bronze at 7th Asian Shotgun

World Athletics Championships: McLeod restores Jamaican sprint pride with hurdles win

Omar McLeod brought the smile back to Jamaican sprinting as he powered to the 110 metres hurdles title at the World Athletics Championships in London today. Following the shock defeats of Usain Bolt and Elaine Thompson in the 100 metres events, McLeod, another overwhelming race favourite from the Caribbean island, made no mistake as he … Continue reading World Athletics Championships: McLeod restores Jamaican sprint pride with hurdles win

Ravindra Jadeja tops ICC ranking among all-rounders in Test Cricket

India’s Ravindra Jadeja today edged out Bangladesh’s Shakib Al Hasan to claim the top-rank among all-rounders apart from maintaining top position in the bowlers’ chart in the latest ICC test match rankings. Jadeja currently has 438 points among the all-rounders while Shakib has 431 points. Cheteshwar Pujara gained a place to be third among batsmen … Continue reading Ravindra Jadeja tops ICC ranking among all-rounders in Test Cricket

Keralites protest against ‘wrong remarks’ against Kerala by Minister Rijiju

Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI Representatives of Malayalee organisations and prominent Keralites in Delhi held a protest demonstration in front of Parliament today against what they called the ‘wrong statement made by union minister Kiran Rijiju’ about their state on communal violence. Union Minister of State for Home, Kiran Rijiju on 31st July 2017, while … Continue reading Keralites protest against ‘wrong remarks’ against Kerala by Minister Rijiju

SC dismisses plea to make yoga compulsory for students

Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI In a major setbcak to the votaries of Yoga, the Supreme Court today dismissed a plea seeking framing of a national policy on Yoga and making the practice compulsory for students of classes 1-8 across India. A bench headed by Justice M B Lokur rejected the plea and said it … Continue reading SC dismisses plea to make yoga compulsory for students

बाबरी मस्जिद मामले में शिया बोर्ड के हलफनामे पर उठे सवाल

  AMN बाबरी मस्जिद मामले में शिया बोर्ड की तरफ से दायर हलफनामे पर कई सवाल उठने लगे हैं. ज्ञात हो के एक तरफ जहां शिया वक्फ बोर्ड ने सुप्रीम कोर्ट में हलफनामा दाखिल कर बाबरी मस्जिद को विवादित ज़मीन से कहीं दूर बना कर मामले का निपटारा करने की बात कही है, वहीं कुछ … Continue reading बाबरी मस्जिद मामले में शिया बोर्ड के हलफनामे पर उठे सवाल

NGOs Call for National Plan to Combat Sexual Abuse of Children

By TN Ashok / New Delhi A clarion call went out to the government today for evolving a National Plan for combating child abuse which was on the rise across all strata of society and most of the times the crime went totally unreported because of the social stigma attached to it. The national coalition … Continue reading NGOs Call for National Plan to Combat Sexual Abuse of Children