Chinese banks suspend transactions for North Koreans

web desk Branches of China’s biggest banks have suspended financial transactions for North Koreans, saying Beijing has pursued stronger measures against its nuclear-armed ally than previously thought. Staff at branches in Beijing and the border city of Yanji – a major trade and transportation hub between the two neighbours – said their banks have banned … Continue reading Chinese banks suspend transactions for North Koreans

Modi rolls out red carpet for Japanese PM

New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today rolled out the red carpet for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who will be visiting Gujarat from tomorrow, saying he looked forward to welcoming him to his home state. ‘India truly values relationship with Japan and we look forward to further boosting our bilateral ties in a wide … Continue reading Modi rolls out red carpet for Japanese PM

North Korea slams ‘vicious’ US-led UN sanctions

  North Korea on Tuesday blasted vicious sanctions imposed by the UN Security Council over its latest and most powerful nuclear test. North Korea threatened revenge against Washington, who it blamed for leading the charge. Han Tae Song, Pyongyang’s Ambassador in Geneva told the UN Conference on Disarmament in the first North Korean reaction to … Continue reading North Korea slams ‘vicious’ US-led UN sanctions

Rahul Gandhi slams Modi Govt for social and economic problems in India

WEB DESK /New Delhi Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi Tuesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra modi and the NDA Government for demonetisation and ‘hastily-applied GST’ that he said had caused tremendous damage to the India economy. Addressing the students of the University of California in Berkeley on ‘India at 70: Reflections on the Path Forward’, Mr Gandhi … Continue reading Rahul Gandhi slams Modi Govt for social and economic problems in India

India regrets criticism by UN Human Rights body on Rohingya issue

AMN A day after the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights criticised the Indian government’s plan to deport Rohingya refugees, Syed Akbaruddin, India’s Permanent Representative to the UN on Tuesday stated that enforcing laws should not be mistaken for lack of compassion and expressed regret that the UN body had overlooked the central role … Continue reading India regrets criticism by UN Human Rights body on Rohingya issue

BJP Slams Rahul Gandhi for his remrks against Modi govt

AMN / New Delhi BJP on Tuesay slammed Rahul Gandhi for his remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP on foriegn soil. Party said he was a failed dynast and failed politician. Briefing media in New Delhi, party leader and Union Minister Smriti Irani attacked him saying Mr. Gandhi’s admission that the Congress … Continue reading BJP Slams Rahul Gandhi for his remrks against Modi govt