Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games: India wins one gold, two bronze medals on day 5

  India added one gold and two bronze medals to their kitty on the fifth day of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games at Ashgabat in Turkmenistan on Wednesday. Ajay Kumar Saroj won the gold in men’s 1500m race, clocking 3 minute and 48.67 seconds to clinch the gold. In women’s kurash, Neha … Continue reading Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games: India wins one gold, two bronze medals on day 5

Japan Open: Saina, Sindhu crash out; Srikanth, Prannoy advance into quarterfinals

In Badminton, Indian challenge in women’s singles in Japan Open Superseries has ended with Saina Nehwal also bowing out. She lost tamely to fifth seed Carolina Marin of Spain 17-21, 13-21 in the second round. Earlier today, Rio Olympics and World Championships Silver medalist PV Sindhu made a shock second round. Sindhu, seeded 4th, lost … Continue reading Japan Open: Saina, Sindhu crash out; Srikanth, Prannoy advance into quarterfinals

India beat Australia by 50 runs in 2nd ODI

India beat Australia by 50 runs to win second one-day international at Eden Gardens in Kolkata today. Chasing the victory target of 253 runs, Australia were all out at 202 in 43.1 overs Earlier, deciding to bat first, India made 252 all out in their allotted 50 overs. Skipper Virat Kohli missed out on a … Continue reading India beat Australia by 50 runs in 2nd ODI

Rohingyas are illegal immigrants, not refugees: Rajnath Singh

AMN /NEW DELHI Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said that Rohingyas who came from Myanmar to India are illegal immigrants and not the refugees. Speaking at a Seminar on Good governance, development and human rights organised by NHRC in New Delhi, Mr Singh said the Rohingyas have not followed the procedure of granting status of … Continue reading Rohingyas are illegal immigrants, not refugees: Rajnath Singh

No one can tell me what to do, says Mamata after HC order on Durga immersion

AMN / KOLKATA “Slit my throat but no one tells me what to do,” a defiant Mamata Banerjee declared today after a court said her government in Bengal cannot ban the immersion of Durga idols on Muharram and cancelled the unusual restrictions that she had ordered on grounds that there could be trouble. “You are … Continue reading No one can tell me what to do, says Mamata after HC order on Durga immersion

Calcutta HC allows Durga idol immersion on all days, including Muharram

AMN / KOLKATA The Calcutta High Court today allowed immersion of Durga idols on all days from Vijayadashami on the 30th of this month, including on Muharram, and directed the West Bengal government to make necessary security arrangements. The court asked the state government to chalk out designated routes for immersion and tazia processions. It … Continue reading Calcutta HC allows Durga idol immersion on all days, including Muharram

अपनी मातृभूमि पर आखिरी सांस लेना चाहता है दाऊद इब्राहिम; राज ठाकरे का दावा

AMN / MUMBAI महाराष्ट्र नवनिर्माण सेना के अध्यक्ष राज ठाकरे ने गुरुवार को सनसनीखेज दावा किया कि भगोड़ा माफिया डॉन दाऊद इब्राहिम कास्कर भारत लौटना चाहता है। ठाकरे ने दावा किया कि वह इस संदर्भ में केंद्र सरकार के संपर्क में है। अपनी पार्टी के काडर से जुड़ने के लिए आयोजित कार्यक्रम के दौरान राज … Continue reading अपनी मातृभूमि पर आखिरी सांस लेना चाहता है दाऊद इब्राहिम; राज ठाकरे का दावा

पीएम ड्यूटी में लगे दरोगा की सड़क हादसे में मौत

AMN/ VARANSI वाराणसी के मिर्जामुराद में सड़क दुर्घटना में प्रधानधानमंत्री की सुरक्षा ड्यूटी लगे 3 उप निरीक्षक घायल और एक उप निरीक्षक की मौत आज वाराणसी के मिर्जामुराद थाना क्षेत्र के खजुरी के पास अज्ञात वाहन की टक्कर से प्रधानधानमंत्री की सुरक्षा ड्यूटी लगे , कार सवार 4 सब इंस्पेक्टर घायल हो गये , जिन्हें … Continue reading पीएम ड्यूटी में लगे दरोगा की सड़क हादसे में मौत

Former Maharashtra CM Narayan Rane quits Congress

AMN / Former Maharashtra chief minister Narayan Rane today quit the Congress. Announcing his decision, Mr Rane accused the Congress of going back on its promise of making him the chief minister after he joined the party 12 years ago. Rane, who was the chief minister in 1999 while being part of the Shiv Sena, … Continue reading Former Maharashtra CM Narayan Rane quits Congress

Dawood Ibrahim in talks with govt for return to India: Raj Thackeray

AMN / Mumbai Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray today claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Party-led government at the centre was working out a “settlement” with fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. Thackeray said the gangster himself wanted to return to India “to die in his motherland” but the BJP government wanted to show his … Continue reading Dawood Ibrahim in talks with govt for return to India: Raj Thackeray