UN urges Myanmar to immediately halt military operation against Rohingya Muslims

AMN United Nations has urged Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi to immediately halt military operation against Rohingya Muslims. In an interview with the BBC, the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said if Aung San Suu Kyi does not reverse the situation now, then the tragedy will be absolutely horrible. He warned the offensive could … Continue reading UN urges Myanmar to immediately halt military operation against Rohingya Muslims

Fate of 39 Indians captured by IS still unknown: Iraqi PM

WEB DESK Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says the fate of 39 Indians captured by the Islamic State group when the extremists initially overran Mosul three years ago is still unknown. In an interview with the Associated Press today, he said the situation is “still under investigation at the moment and he cannot comment any … Continue reading Fate of 39 Indians captured by IS still unknown: Iraqi PM

Japan: Abe may go for Snap Polls soon

WEB DESK Japanese media on Sunday speculated that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to dissolve the Lower House of parliament as early as Sept. 28 and call a snap election to take advantage of a disorganized opposition. Major media outlets, including Kyodo News, Asahi Shimbun, NHK and Sankei Shimbun, all reported that Abe is considering … Continue reading Japan: Abe may go for Snap Polls soon

London Police arrests second man in connection with Tube attack

AMN The London Police arrested a second man in connection with the bombing on a Underground tube train that wounded 30 people. The UK Home Secretary said, the new arrest suggests the attacker was not a lone wolf. Scotland Yard’s Counter-Terrorism Command investigating the Friday attack claimed by the Islamic State group arrested the 21-year-old … Continue reading London Police arrests second man in connection with Tube attack

Several flights grounded as typhoon hit Japan

WEB DESK A powerful typhoon bringing strong winds and heavy rain grounded hundreds of flights and halted train services after it made landfall in southern Kyushu, Shikoku and later in Hyogo Prefecture on Sunday, authorities said. Typhoon Talim hit the city of Minami-kyushu, Kagoshima Prefecture, around 11:30 a.m. and is expected to affect much of … Continue reading Several flights grounded as typhoon hit Japan

No dialogue with Pakistan unless it stops infiltration: Rajnath

Our Correspondent / Nizambad  (Telangana) Home Minister Rajnath Singh has asserted that the India will not resume dialogue with Pakistan unless it takes steps to stop infiltration activity along the borders. He said the first bullet will not come from the Indian side, but it will give a fitting reply if the neighboring country uses … Continue reading No dialogue with Pakistan unless it stops infiltration: Rajnath

Russia denies allegation of bombing US-backed militias in Syria

WEB DESK The Russian Defence Ministry  has denied that it had bombed US-backed militias in Syria, saying its planes only targeted Islamic State militants and that it had warned the United States well in advance of its operational plans. U.S.-backed militias said they came under attack yesterday from Russian jets and Syrian government forces in … Continue reading Russia denies allegation of bombing US-backed militias in Syria

Govt committed to double farmers’ income by 2022: PM Modi

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that his government is committed to doubling the farmers’ income by 2022. Addressing a large number of farmers at Sahakar Samelan in Amreli, Prime Minister Modi said that Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sampada Yojana has been designed with crores of rupees to increase the income of farmers. He said … Continue reading Govt committed to double farmers’ income by 2022: PM Modi

PV Sindhu creates history, wins Korea Open Superseries, PM congratulates

PV Sindhu today became the first Indian shuttler to lift the Korea Open Super Series title. In the summit clash played in Seoul this afternoon, the Rio Olympics Silver medalist, seeded 5th, recorded a sensational victory over Nozomi Okuhara of Japan, 22-20, 11-21, 21-18. Sindhu had lost to Okuhara in a closely contested World Championships … Continue reading PV Sindhu creates history, wins Korea Open Superseries, PM congratulates

PM congratulates PV Sindhu on winning Korea Open

New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated Badminton Player PV Sindhu on winning Korea Open Super Series title. “Congratulations to PV Sindhu on emerging victorious in the Korea Open Super Series. India is immensely proud of her accomplishment,” Mr Modi tweeted. PV Sindhu today became the first Indian shuttler to lift the Korea Open … Continue reading PM congratulates PV Sindhu on winning Korea Open