Delhi Dynamos go down fighting against Real Oviedo

Harpal Singh Bedi/New Delhi A first half goal by forward David Gonzales handed Spanish outfit Real Oviedo a 1-0 win over Indian Super League side Delhi Dynamos at the Estadio Carlos Tartiere.,Oviedo Spain Sticking with the ISL regulations of playing five foreigners in the starting XI, head coach Miguel Angel Portugal handed starts to defender … Continue reading Delhi Dynamos go down fighting against Real Oviedo

FIFA U-17 :On our day we can put any strong team under pressure: Coach Matos

Harpal Singh Bedi/New Delhi With just eight days to for the FIFA U-17 World Cup a, Head Coach of the Indian U-17 National Team Luis Norton de Matos sounded confident of his boys and expressed that the young colts will give it their best in the mega event . “The players are very focused and … Continue reading FIFA U-17 :On our day we can put any strong team under pressure: Coach Matos

Srinagar and Raipur airports awarded as Best Airports

New Delhi The Airports Authority of India’s Srinagar International Airport, Jammu & Kashmir and Swami Vivekananda Airport, Raipur, Chhattisgarh have been jointly conferred with the prestigious National Tourism Awards 2015-16. President Ram Nath Kovind, presented the award for Best Airport under ‘rest of India’ category at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi on the occasion of World … Continue reading Srinagar and Raipur airports awarded as Best Airports

Zuckerberg hits back at Trump over allegations of Facebook bias

  WEB DESK   Mark Zuckerberg has hit back at US President Donald Trump for accusing Facebook of being “anti-Trump”, saying the social networking site is a platform for all ideas. Responding to Trump’s tweet labeling the leading social network platform “anti-Trump”, the Facebook CEO and founder said the social media platform had tried to … Continue reading Zuckerberg hits back at Trump over allegations of Facebook bias

WORLD BANK ready to work with Bangladesh on Rohingya crisis

DHAKA   DHAKA / Expressing willingness to work with Bangladesh on the Rohingya crisis, the World Bank (WB) assured that the development partner is ready to provide US$40 crore if Bangladesh government takes any programme for Rohingyas. “The World Bank has been monitoring the situation very closely as Rohingyas fled their home country because of … Continue reading WORLD BANK ready to work with Bangladesh on Rohingya crisis

More than 500,000 Rohingya enter Bangladesh: UN

AMN United Nations today said, the number of Rohingya refugees who have fled to Bangladesh since violence broke out in Myanmar’s Rakhine state on August 25 has exceeded half a million. The new figure of 501,800, up from around 480,000, was due mainly to the counting of refugees not previously included in the tally rather … Continue reading More than 500,000 Rohingya enter Bangladesh: UN

Saudi Arabia names first woman to senior government post

AMN A Saudi woman has been named to a senior government post for the first time, shortly after a ban on women drivers was lifted.Twenty-four hours after King Salman issued a decree to end the ban on woman drivers, the government announced that a woman had been appointed as assistant mayor of Al Khubar governorate. … Continue reading Saudi Arabia names first woman to senior government post

US to give additional $6m for Rohingyas in Bangladesh

DHAKA   The United States has declared of providing an additional $6 million to the UN World Food Program (WFP) to address the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh. “The United States, through the US Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing an additional $6 million to the UN World Food Program (WFP) to address the Rohingya … Continue reading US to give additional $6m for Rohingyas in Bangladesh

Bangladesh gets relief materials for Rohingyas from India, China

AMN / DHAKA Bangladesh today received relief materials for Rohingyas from India, China. An Indian navy ship arrived with relief materials while China sent an aircraft carrying succor for Rohingyas as part of continued international response to the humanitarian crisis caused by the influx of nearly five lakh forcibly displaced Myanmar nationals. Indian High Commissioner … Continue reading Bangladesh gets relief materials for Rohingyas from India, China

NIA summons independent JK MLA Er Rashid for questioning

AMN Jammu and Kashmir independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid, popularly known as Rashid Engineer, has been summoned by the NIA for questioning in a case related to funding of terror activities in the Valley. Officials in Srinagar said, Rashid, MLA from Lagate in North Kashmir has been called for questioning on 3rd October. He is … Continue reading NIA summons independent JK MLA Er Rashid for questioning