Defence Minister Sitharaman visits Siachen base, inaugurates new bridge

AMN / Srinagar India’s Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman today visited Base Camp of world’s highest battle field at Siachen in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir and also inaugurated a strategically important bridge. The Defence Minister interacted with the soldiers in the remote areas of Siachen Glacier and conveyed her best wishes on the auspicious … Continue reading Defence Minister Sitharaman visits Siachen base, inaugurates new bridge

Home Minister Rajnath visits Indo-China Border at Rimkhim

AMN As part of his four days visit to Uttrakhand, the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh along with Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat visited Indo-China Border at Rimkhim in Chamoli district today. Both Mr. Singh and Mr. Rawat celebrated Vijay Dashmi with ITBP Jawans. On this occasion Rajnath Singh met soldiers and held discussion with … Continue reading Home Minister Rajnath visits Indo-China Border at Rimkhim

Syrian war monitor: 28 civilians killed in safe zone

WEB DESK At least 28 civilians were killed today in air attacks in the opposition stronghold of Idlib province in Syria. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, four children are among the dead in the overnight air strikes on the town of Armanaz, a few kilometres from the Turkish border. An AFP news … Continue reading Syrian war monitor: 28 civilians killed in safe zone

Trump to make his maiden visit to Asia with stops in five countries

WEB DESK US President Donald Trump will make his maiden visit to Asia in November with stops in five countries Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. White House announced yesterday that during his trip from November 3 to 14, Trump will participate in a series of bilateral, multilateral and cultural engagements. Trump will … Continue reading Trump to make his maiden visit to Asia with stops in five countries

UN agrees to send war crime experts in Yemen

AMN The United Nations has agreed to send war crimes investigators to Yemen to examine alleged violations committed by all parties to country’s civil war. The resolution was approved yesterday in Geneva after a proposal from some European Union states and Canada for a more robust investigation. A group of eminent international and regional experts … Continue reading UN agrees to send war crime experts in Yemen

U.S. does not recognize Kurdish independence vote in Iraq: Tillerson

The United States does not recognize the independence referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan and urged an end to threats of reciprocal actions. The US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement that the United States does not recognize the Kurdistan Regional Government’s unilateral referendum held on Monday. He said, the vote and the results … Continue reading U.S. does not recognize Kurdish independence vote in Iraq: Tillerson

Dr. Reddy’s Lab launches kidney drug in US

AMN / Hyderabad Hyderabad-based Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd has announced that it has launched Sevelamer Carbonate Tablets, 800 mg,a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Renvela (sevelamer carbonate) Tablets, a trade mark of Genzyme Corporation, in the US Market The drug was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA), the pharmacutical company said in statement … Continue reading Dr. Reddy’s Lab launches kidney drug in US

Nawaz Sharif may regain PML-N’s leadership

  WEB DESK Pakistan’s ousted premier Nawaz Sharif is expected to regain the leadership of his Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) party next week. PML-N central information secretary and Minister for Climate Change Mushahidullah Khan said in Islamabad that a meeting of the General Council will be held on Monday to amend the party constitution that … Continue reading Nawaz Sharif may regain PML-N’s leadership

President appoints governors of five states

President of India today appointed Governors of five states. President Ramnath Kovind today appointed Governors to five states–Bihar, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Meghalaya, and Lt Governor to union territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, a communique from Rashtrapati Bhawan said here on Saturday. Prof Jagdish Mukhi will be the Governor of Assam, while … Continue reading President appoints governors of five states

US will admit up to 45,000 refugees during fiscal 2018: Trump

The United States will admit a maximum of 45,000 refugees during the 2018 fiscal year. This was stated by President Donald Trump in a memorandum to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The cap, the lowest since at least 1980, was proposed by the Trump administration in a report to the US Congress.