CBI should question me, not harass my son: P Chidambaram

NEW DELHI Senior Congress leader P Chidambaran today said the CBI should question him instead of harassing his son Karti in the Aircel-Maxis case. In a series of tweets, Mr Chidambaram accused the probe agency of spreading misinformation. He said in Aircel-Maxis, he had approved minuted after the recommendation by the FIPB. He said, FIPB … Continue reading CBI should question me, not harass my son: P Chidambaram

Supreme Court passes directions on prison reforms across India

AMN / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court today passed a slew of directions on prison reforms today. It has directed all state governments to appoint counsellors and support persons for counselling prisoners, particularly first-time offenders. It also directed all states to study the availability of medical assistance to prisoners and take remedial steps wherever necessary. … Continue reading Supreme Court passes directions on prison reforms across India

لندن ميں دہشت گردی، ميٹرو اسٹيشن پر بم دھماکے ميں 29 زخمی

’بم صحیح طرح پھٹتا تو بڑے پیمانے پر ہلاکتیں ہوتیں‘   برطانوی دارالحکومت لندن ميں ہنگامی حالات سے نمٹنے والے حکام نے بتايا ہے کہ زير زمين ايک ريلوے اسٹيشن پر ’ايک واقعہ‘ سے نمٹا جا رہا ہے۔ ايسی اطلاعات بھی ہيں کہ واقعے کی تفتيش ’دہشت گردانہ‘ کارروائی کے طور پر کی جا رہی … Continue reading لندن ميں دہشت گردی، ميٹرو اسٹيشن پر بم دھماکے ميں 29 زخمی

Tube blast a terror incident: London Police

Search underway for London underground bombers. 29 people have been treated in hospitals, mostly for burns   WEB DESK Scotland Yard, the London Police has confirmed the “improvised explosive device” that detonated on a Tube train in south-west London during Friday’s morning rush hour is terror act. “The blast, at Parsons Green station on a District … Continue reading Tube blast a terror incident: London Police

Washington: India, Pakistan hold talks on Indus Waters Treaty

  India and Pakistan are holding high-level talks on technical issues of the Indus Waters Treaty in Washington. A senior World Bank official has said that the meeting is a continuation of a discussion on how to safeguard the Treaty for the benefit of the people in both countries. The World Bank last month had … Continue reading Washington: India, Pakistan hold talks on Indus Waters Treaty

Davis Cup: India to starts its campaign against Canada this evening

In the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie today, India will open its campaign against Canada. In the first singles match Ramkumar Ramanathan, ranked 154, is up against the debutant Bradley Schnur while Yuki Bhambri will play the crucial second singles against world number 51 Denis Shapovalov. The Indian team is making its fourth straight … Continue reading Davis Cup: India to starts its campaign against Canada this evening

Tokyo Olympic Preparation: Sports Ministry announces Rs 50 thousand per month to elite athletes

Sports Ministry has announced 50 thousand rupees per month stipend to the elite athletes preparing for Tokyo Olympic, Asian Games and Common Wealth Games to meet their pocket expenses. The stipend will be given to 152 elites players from this month. The Olympic Task Force has made recommended in this regard which was accepted by … Continue reading Tokyo Olympic Preparation: Sports Ministry announces Rs 50 thousand per month to elite athletes

London Train Explosion: 18 injured; panic in station area

An improvised explosive device today went off on a Tube train at a busy station in southwest London, leaving more than 18 people injured, in what Scotland Yard described as a “terrorist incident”. The incident occurred during rush hour in the morning on a District Line Tube train as it pulled into Parsons Green station. … Continue reading London Train Explosion: 18 injured; panic in station area

NEWSPAPERS SCAN- Sep 15

NEWSPAPERS SCAN- Sep 15 Foundation of bullet train project in Ahmedabad has attracted most of the attention in the front page of the newspapers . The Hindustan Times headline reads “Modi, Abe flag off bullet train project, ink 15 pacts”. Financial Express says ” India takes bullet train to the future”. The Indian Express refers … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN- Sep 15

Ram Rahim’s Dera spokesperson Dilawar Insaan arrested

AMN A key Dera Sacha Sauda functionary has been arrested in connection with the violence that broke out after the conviction of the Dera chief Gurmeet Singh. Dilawar Insaan has been arrested from Panipat. He will be presented before a Panchkula court Friday. Dilawar had gone underground after the conviction of Dera Chief in a … Continue reading Ram Rahim’s Dera spokesperson Dilawar Insaan arrested