Thank God for the EC: Sonia on Ahmed Patel victory

AMN / New Delhi Expressing pleasure over the victory of Mr Ahmed Patel in the Rajya Sabha elections, Congress president Sonia Gandhi thanked the Election Commission for its decision to disqualify votes of two Congress MLAs who showed their ballots to BJP president Amit Shah. “Thank God for the Election Commission,” Ms Gandhi said on … Continue reading Thank God for the EC: Sonia on Ahmed Patel victory

Quit India Debate: Sonia makes veiled attack on RSS

Our Correspondent  /New Delhi Making a veiled attack on the RSS and other Sangh Parivar outfits Congress president Sonia Gandhi today said that many organisations did not have any role in the Freedom struggle. Speaking in the Lok Sabha during a debate to commemorate 75th anniversary of Quit India movement, she said remembering Quit India … Continue reading Quit India Debate: Sonia makes veiled attack on RSS

Law will take its course, Kiren Rijiju on Chandigarh stalking case

Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju has said that the law will take its course and there was no interference in police work, with regard to the stalking case of the daughter of a senior IAS official in Chandigarh. One of those accused is the son of a senior BJP leader in Haryana. … Continue reading Law will take its course, Kiren Rijiju on Chandigarh stalking case

N Korea considering missile strikes near US Pacific territory of Guam

North Korea says it is considering missile strikes near the US Pacific territory of Guam, just hours after President Donald Trump threatened Pyongyang with fire and fury. The North’s official news agency said it was mulling a plan to fire medium-to-long-range rockets around Guam, where US strategic bombers are based. The statement marks a sharp … Continue reading N Korea considering missile strikes near US Pacific territory of Guam

US Prez vows to answer N Korea’s nuclear threats with ‘fire and fury’

WEB DESK The US President Donald Trump has vowed to answer any more threats by North Korea with fire and fury, remarks that followed Pyongyang saying that it is considering strikes near US strategic military installations in Guam island with its intermediate range ballistic missiles. Trump told reporters at his vacation home in New Jersey … Continue reading US Prez vows to answer N Korea’s nuclear threats with ‘fire and fury’

BJP MP from Ajmer & former Union minister Sanwar Lal Jat passes away

BJP’s Member of Parliament from Ajmer and former Union minister Prof Sanwar Lal Jat passed away in New Delhi today. He was 62. Prof Jat had suffered cardiac arrest on 22nd of last month during BJP President Amit Shah’s Jaipur visit. He slipped to coma and was treated at AIIMS in New Delhi. Prof Sanwar … Continue reading BJP MP from Ajmer & former Union minister Sanwar Lal Jat passes away

Ahmed Patel victory, a lesson for BJP: Congress

AMN / New Delhi Terming the victory senior party leader Ahmed Patel in the Rajya Sabha polls a lesson for the BJP, the Congress today said money, muscle and manipulation could not win in the election. Reacting to Mr Patel’s victory in the RS elections, senior Congress leader and Leader of the Opposition in the … Continue reading Ahmed Patel victory, a lesson for BJP: Congress

NITI Aayog announces partnership with 6 states to transform Health & Edu sectors

NITI Aayog has shortlisted Uttar Pradesh, Assam and Karnataka under its ‘Sustainable Action for Transforming Human Capital’, SATH initiative to handhold them and transform their health sector. The Aayog has also selected Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Odisha under its SATH initiative to transform their education sector. To give major push to competitive, cooperative federalism, the … Continue reading NITI Aayog announces partnership with 6 states to transform Health & Edu sectors

Massive earthquakes hit China; over 100 feared killed

AMN / At least five people were killed and over 70 were injured after the earthquake jolted Jiuzhaigou County in Sichuan at 9:19 p.m. Tuesday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center. A 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit southwest China’s Sichuan Province. Unofficial reports said that 100 people are feared dead and thousands injured. The … Continue reading Massive earthquakes hit China; over 100 feared killed

Indians celebrate 75th anniversary of Quit India Movement

AMN Nation is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Quit India Movement today. A number of events are being planned at organisational and local levels to mark the occasion. This year’s theme is “SANKALP SE SIDDHI- the Attainment Through Resolve. Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his recent Mann Ki Baat programme on All India Radio … Continue reading Indians celebrate 75th anniversary of Quit India Movement