GST Council reduces tax rate on 30 items

Extends deadline of filing returns by a month AMN / HYDERBAD The Goods and Services tax (GST) Council Saturday extended the deadline for filing the first set of returns by a month to October 10. Briefing media after chairing the 21st meeting of the GST Council here, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, GST rate … Continue reading GST Council reduces tax rate on 30 items

Jamaat welcomes SC directive to appoint nodal officer in each district

AMN Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) has welcomed the recent directive by the Supreme Court of India to all states to appoint a senior police officer as the nodal officer in each district to effectively deal with the issue of cow vigilantism. “This directive is testimony to the fact that the states have failed to deal with … Continue reading Jamaat welcomes SC directive to appoint nodal officer in each district

Hurricane Irma prompts mass evacuations in Florida

WEB DESK / The most powerful Atlantic storm in a decade, Hurricane Irma, hit Cuba overnight as a rare Category 5 storm before being downgraded to a Category 3 Saturday morning. It is expected to strengthen again as it heads toward Florida. Hurricane Irma shifted track and took aim at southwestern Florida, raising the risk of … Continue reading Hurricane Irma prompts mass evacuations in Florida

Save the Rohingya Muslims

By Dr Mohammad Manzoor Alam This is an SOS to halt the unprecedented escalation in the persecution of Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar. Over the last ten days alone, nearly 125,000 of them have fled over the border to Bangladesh to avoid a military attack that killed at least 400 Rohingyas. The intensity of violence is … Continue reading Save the Rohingya Muslims

Jamaat asks Govt of India to help Rohingya Muslims

AMN /New Delhi Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) has asked the Government of India to play a more meaningful role in helping the oppressed Rohingya Muslims who are being massacred in Burma. President of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, Maulana Syed Jalaluddin Umari said: “We wish to remind the Government of India to talk to the Burmese Government on the … Continue reading Jamaat asks Govt of India to help Rohingya Muslims