Modi, Xi Jinping eager to work together for mutual good

Two leaders hold talks on sidelines of BRICS summit   AMN /Xiamen Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping held a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the Xiamen BRICS summit. The meeting was first substantive and structured bilateral between the two leaders after Doklam standoff. Both sides expressed willingness to work … Continue reading Modi, Xi Jinping eager to work together for mutual good

Senior Journalist Gauri Lankesh Shot Dead in Bengaluru

Media persons and social activists across the country have expressed shock and dismay over murder of the fearless journalist. They are expressing their anger on different platform of social media condemning the brutal killing. WEB DESK Senior journalist, writer and activist Gauri Lankesh was shot dead at her residence in Bengaluru today. She was editor … Continue reading Senior Journalist Gauri Lankesh Shot Dead in Bengaluru

India to take on Sri Lanka in lone T20 International in Colombo tomorrow

After having a clean sweep in the test as well as one -day series against the hosts, team India will take on Sri Lanka in the lone T20 Internationational Cricket match in Colombo tomorrow evening. The visitors are likely to test their bench strength and give chance to the youngsters during this fixture. The hosts … Continue reading India to take on Sri Lanka in lone T20 International in Colombo tomorrow

Star India bags IPL Media rights for Rs 16,347.50 cr for next 5 years

WEB DESK Star India has won the coveted Indian Premier League, IPL, media rights for a whopping 16,347 (point) 50 crore rupees for the next five years. The staggering deal, which will run from 2018 to 2022, has turned out to be a financial windfall for the BCCI despite the administrative crisis it is facing … Continue reading Star India bags IPL Media rights for Rs 16,347.50 cr for next 5 years

Sania Mirza lone Indian contender left in US Open, Bopanna crashes out

Sania Mirza is the lone Indian contender left in the US Open Tennis tournament being held in New York, after Rohan Bopanna crashed out at the quarterfinal stage. Sania along with Shuai Peng of China yesterday reached the the quarter-finals of women’s doubles. Earlier, Rohan Bopanna and his Canadian partner Gabriela Dabrowski failed to continue … Continue reading Sania Mirza lone Indian contender left in US Open, Bopanna crashes out

Bangladesh can’t cope with Rohingya influx: Minister

AMN / DHAKA Bangladesh government has said that it is not possible for it to cope with the influx of Myanmar’s Rohingya refuges. Bangladesh Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader today said it was not possible for Bangladesh to cope with the influx of Myanmar’s Rohingya refuges. “A crisis situation has already been … Continue reading Bangladesh can’t cope with Rohingya influx: Minister

Peace along border, a pre-requisite for better ties with China: India

AMN India has reiterated that peace and tranquility is pre-requisite for further development in bilateral relationship with China. Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar told media persons that bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Mr Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping was forward looking and constructive. He said meeting lasted about an hour. Mr Jai Shankar said that … Continue reading Peace along border, a pre-requisite for better ties with China: India

NHRC notice to Rajasthan over deaths of 80 children in govt hospital

AMN / New Delhi The National Human Rights Commission has taken suo motu cognizance of media reports about the deaths of more than 80 infants/children at a government-run hospital in the district Banswara of Rajasthan during the last two months. It has issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, Government of Rajasthan calling for a … Continue reading NHRC notice to Rajasthan over deaths of 80 children in govt hospital

Syria: Two Russian soldiers killed in eastern province of Deir Ezzor

WEB DESK Two Russian soldiers have been killed by artillery fire from the Islamic State group in eastern province of Deir Ezzor in Syria, where the army is battling jihadists. Russia’s defence ministry said one serviceman was killed instantly and a second died from his wounds in hospital. According to the ministry, the soldiers were … Continue reading Syria: Two Russian soldiers killed in eastern province of Deir Ezzor

North Korean leader is begging for war, Nikki Haley tells UNSC

NEW DESK UN Security Council, UNSC, members called for further sanctions against North Korea after a powerful nuclear test explosion.Yesterday’s emergency session of the UNSC comes six days after the council strongly condemned Pyongyang’s ‘outrageous’ launch of a ballistic missile over Japan.The meeting was requested by the United States, Japan, France, Britain and South Korea. … Continue reading North Korean leader is begging for war, Nikki Haley tells UNSC