Tamil Nadu: Pro-Dhinakaran MLAs meet TN governor, seek CM’s removal

AMN /CHENNAI AIADMK MLAs owing allegiance to the sidelined party leader TTV Dhinakaran have expressed their loss of faith in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy. The dissenting MLAs met Governor Vidyasagar Rao today at Raj Bhavan in Chennai and submitted a memorandum seeking removal of the chief minister. The development comes a day … Continue reading Tamil Nadu: Pro-Dhinakaran MLAs meet TN governor, seek CM’s removal

IFFCO to focus on e-Commerce platform for rural areas

AMN / New Delhi World’s largest processed fertiliser cooperative Indian Farmer Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO), has signed an agreement with CSC e-Governance Services India Limited (CSC–SPV) to provide e-commerce services to rural villages. This will be done through the recent digital initiative of IFFCO i.e. “Indian Cooperative Digital Platform” (ICDP). On the announcement, Dr US Awasthi, … Continue reading IFFCO to focus on e-Commerce platform for rural areas

A step towards empowerment of Muslim women, RSS on triple talaq verdict

AMN / New Delhi The RSS today welcomed the Supreme Court judgement declaring the triple talaq as unconstitutional, saying that it had come as a great relief to crores of Muslim women. RSS leader Indresh Kumar said here Muslim women of the country had long been been subjected to injustice because of the age-old practice … Continue reading A step towards empowerment of Muslim women, RSS on triple talaq verdict

1993 Mumbai bomb blast case: TADA court to deliver final verdict on Sep 7

AMN / Mumbai A special TADA court today fixed September 7 as the date for awarding the sentences and final verdict in the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts case, which includes gangster Abu Salem among seven convicts. The court had earlier found six accused guilty in the second leg of the trial. The trial involves … Continue reading 1993 Mumbai bomb blast case: TADA court to deliver final verdict on Sep 7

Article 35-A: JKNPP protests BJP’s ‘double standards’

Jammu Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) today staged protest against the BJP here blaming them for ‘double standards’ on Article 35-A. “BJP has double dealing in view of its support to PDP’s stand over Article 35A in the Supreme Court and dichotomous statements are being issued by its leaders at different places and … Continue reading Article 35-A: JKNPP protests BJP’s ‘double standards’

Rahul Welcomes SC judgement on Triple Talaq

AMN /New Delhi Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today welcomed the Supreme court decision to declare Triple Talaq as unconstitutional’. Mr Gandhi also congratulated the women who fought for justice. ‘Welcome the Supreme Court decision setting aside instant #TripleTalaq. I congratulate the women who fought for justice,’ he said in a tweet. The Congress earlier … Continue reading Rahul Welcomes SC judgement on Triple Talaq

7 lakh teachers observe ‘Black Day’

AMN /New Delhi More than seven lakh teachers today observed ‘black day’ across the nation to protest against the privatisation of education and demanding implementation of Seventh Pay Commission. Under the leadership of All India College and University Teachers Federation (AIFUCTO) general secretary Arun Kumar and Central University Teachers Federation general secretary Nandita Narayan, teachers … Continue reading 7 lakh teachers observe ‘Black Day’

World Championships: PV Sindhu advances to pre-quarterfinals

Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu advanced to the pre-quarterfinals of the women’s singles competition of the World Championship Glasgow in Scotland today. Sindhu defeated Korea’s Kim Hyo Min in the second round. Singapore Open champion B Sai Praneeth opened his campaign with a straight-game win over Hong Kong’s Wei Nan to reach the second … Continue reading World Championships: PV Sindhu advances to pre-quarterfinals

Devendra, Sardar selected for Khel Ratna award

Athlete Devendra and Hockey player Sardar Singh have been selected for this year’s Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award. Cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara, Women Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur and shooter P. N. Prakash are among the 17 sportsmen who will be given Arjuna Awards for their outstanding performance. Seven persons have been chosen for Dronacharya Awards for producing … Continue reading Devendra, Sardar selected for Khel Ratna award

GMR led DIAL set for Delhi Airport’s Expansion

New Delhi GMR Group led Delhi International Airport Ltd, today announced that it is set to start the process of Delhi Airport capacity expansion as per the IGI Airport (IGIA) Master plan 2016. The expansion process will encompass all areas of the airport i.e. Airside, Terminal and Landside. In May 2016, DIAL had finalised the … Continue reading GMR led DIAL set for Delhi Airport’s Expansion