India urges Myanmar to handle Roghinya issue with restraint

AMN Soon after Bangladesh envoy to India met Foreign secretary Jaishankar, India urged Myanmar that the situation in Rakhine state be handled with restraint and maturity, focusing on the welfare of the civilian population alongside that of the security forces. In a statement, the External Affairs Ministry said that it is imperative that violence is … Continue reading India urges Myanmar to handle Roghinya issue with restraint

गुरमीत राम रहीम, आसाराम बापू, उर्फ राधे मां समते १४ बाबाओं को अखाडा परिषद ने फ़र्ज़ी घोषित किया

अखाडा परिषद ने जारी की ‘फर्जी बाबाओं’ की लिस्ट इलाहबाद देश में साधुओं की  सब से बड़ी संस्था  अखिल भारतीय अखाड़ा परिषद ने आज १४ बाबाओं को फ़र्ज़ी घोषित कर दिया जो धर्म के नाम पर फर्जी तरीके से लोगों को गुमराह कर रहे है। इसमें कई बड़े बड़े बाबाओं के नाम शामिल हैं. अखाडा … Continue reading गुरमीत राम रहीम, आसाराम बापू, उर्फ राधे मां समते १४ बाबाओं को अखाडा परिषद ने फ़र्ज़ी घोषित किया

Newspapers Scan – Sep 10

Newspapers Scan – Sep 10 Changes in tax rates effected by the Goods and Services Tax or GST Council are prominently noticed on the front pages of the papers today. “7% extra cess on SUVs ; small cars exempt” reports the Hindu. The Hindustan Times says “GST Council cuts tax on 30 items of common … Continue reading Newspapers Scan – Sep 10

Rahul gandhi to leave for US, slated to lecture at Berkeley

New Delhi Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will undertake a two-week long tour of the US. “Looking forward to addressing students @UCBerkeley & interacting w/Indian Overseas Congress members w/@sampitroda during my visit to the US,” Mr Gandhi said in a tweet. According to Congress party sources, the party leader and Amethi MP will interact with students … Continue reading Rahul gandhi to leave for US, slated to lecture at Berkeley

Army Chief General Rawat visits Veer Abdul Hamid village, pays respect

AMN / GHAZIPUR Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat today visited ancestral village of 1965 war Hero Veer Abdul Hamid in Ghazipur in Uttar Pradesh and paid his respect to the Hero  on his 52nd Martyrdom Day. General Rawat offered wreath on the memorial built in the memory of Abdul Hamid at his native … Continue reading Army Chief General Rawat visits Veer Abdul Hamid village, pays respect

Gurmeet Ram Rahim, Asharam, Aseemanand, Radhe Maa, 14 others declared fake priests

AMN /Allahabad All-India Akhara Parishad, the supreme governing body of ‘Akharas’ (distinct groups of saints and seers) in the country, today in its special meeting declared 14 babas (priests) as fake. They include two jailed on rape charges — Gurmeet Ram Rahim and Asaram Bapu. The Parishad also declared the controversial Sukhvinder Kaur alias Radhe … Continue reading Gurmeet Ram Rahim, Asharam, Aseemanand, Radhe Maa, 14 others declared fake priests

Trump speaks to Qatar emir on Gulf unity

WASHINGTON  US President Donald Trump stressed to the emir of Qatar the importance of unity in fighting terrorism, the White House said on Friday, a day after Trump offered to mediate the Gulf country’s dispute with its Arab neighbors. In a telephone call Thursday with Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, “the president underscored … Continue reading Trump speaks to Qatar emir on Gulf unity

Saudi Arabia suspends dialogue with Qatar

AMN Saudi Arabia says it has suspended dialogue with Qatar, shortly after a phone call between the Qatari leader and the Saudi crown prince. The two sides had discussed holding talks to resolve the Qatar crisis, which has seen Doha cut off from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the UAE. However, Saudi Arabia then accused … Continue reading Saudi Arabia suspends dialogue with Qatar

Defence minister flags off women’s circumnavigation expedition

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman today flagged off Navika Sagar Parikrama in Goa, a circumnavigation programme by women naval officers. This is the the first Indian circumnavigation of the globe by an all-women crew. The project will be a milestone in promoting ocean sailing activities by the Indian Navy. The expedition is aimed at promoting women … Continue reading Defence minister flags off women’s circumnavigation expedition

Umesh, Shami back in Indian cricket team for Australia ODIs

A 15-member Indian squad has been announced for the first three ODIs of the upcoming 5-match home series against Australia. Fast bowlers – Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Shami – have made a return to the squad, while Shardul Thakur has been rested. The Virat Kohli-led Team India will continue to be without star spinners Ravichandran … Continue reading Umesh, Shami back in Indian cricket team for Australia ODIs