Horrific accounts of sexual violence against Rohingyas just tip of iceberg: UNFPA

United Nations Warning that the horrific accounts of rape and sexual assault against Rohingya women and girls fleeing unrest in Myanmar could be “just the tip of the iceberg,” the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has underscored the need to ensure that such violence is prevented and called for additional resources so that it can … Continue reading Horrific accounts of sexual violence against Rohingyas just tip of iceberg: UNFPA

मुंबई में फुटओवर ब्रिज पर भगदड़ से 22 लोगों की मौत

मुंबई मुंबई में एल्फिंस्टन रोड और परेल उपनगरीय रेलवे स्टेशनों को जोड़ने वाले फुटओवर ब्रिज पर आज सुबह के व्यस्त समय पर मची भगदड़ में कम से कम 27 लोग मारे गये हैं जबकि कई अन्य घायल हुए हैं। बृहन्मुंबई महानगरपालिका के अधिकारियों ने यह जानकारी दी। पुलिस के एक अधिकारी ने बताया कि यह … Continue reading मुंबई में फुटओवर ब्रिज पर भगदड़ से 22 लोगों की मौत

India, Norway extend bilateral cooperation in health sector

MAN / NEW DELHI India and Norway have extended bilateral cooperation in health sector through the Norway-India Partnership Initiative for a period of three years starting 2018. A letter of Intent was signed to this effect in New Delhi yesterday between the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign … Continue reading India, Norway extend bilateral cooperation in health sector

India registers significant decline in Infant Mortality Rate

AMN India has registered a significant decline of eight percent in Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) in 2016. According to the just released Sample Registration Bulletin (SRS), IMR has declined by three points from 37 per 1000 live births in 2015 to 34 per 1000 live births in 2016. The country has also recorded a major … Continue reading India registers significant decline in Infant Mortality Rate

IAS की नौकरी छोड़ने वाला, नौकरी नहीं मांगता जेटली साहब – यशवंत सिन्हा

प्रदीप शर्मा /नई दिल्ली वित्त मंत्री अरुण जेटली और पूर्व वित्त मंत्री यशवंत सिन्हा के बीच की कलह अब खुलकर सामने आयी है कल वित्त मंत्री जेटली ने इशारों में कहा कि 80 साल की उम्र में लोग नौकरी ढूंढ रहे हैं इस पर यशवंत सिन्हा ने जेटली पर जमकर हमला बोला है यशवंत सिन्हा … Continue reading IAS की नौकरी छोड़ने वाला, नौकरी नहीं मांगता जेटली साहब – यशवंत सिन्हा

Maha Navami celebrated in different parts of country

Maha Navami is being celebrated today with gaiety and fervour in different parts of the country. In the eastern and northeastern states, Durga Puja is synonymous with Navratri, wherein goddess Durga battles and emerges victorious over the buffalo demon to help restore Dharma. In the northern and western states, the festival is synonymous with “Rama … Continue reading Maha Navami celebrated in different parts of country

22 killed, several injured in stampede at Mumbai station

AMN /MUMBAI Twenty seven people, including four women reportedly died and several others were injured in a stampede at the Elphinstone Road station in Mumbai at about 10:45 a.m. today. Injured were immediately rushed to nearby KEM hospital. The state government has announced an ex-gratia of Rupees 5lakh each to next of kin of the … Continue reading 22 killed, several injured in stampede at Mumbai station

Sation Stampede: Maha CM promises strict action, announces compensation

AMN Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today promised to take strict action against those responsible for the tragic stampede in Mumbai that claimed at least 22 lives and announced Rs five lakh for the next of the kins of the deceased. Devendra Fadnavis‏Verified account @Dev_Fadnavis  2h2 hours ago More ₹5 lakh announced for the next of the … Continue reading Sation Stampede: Maha CM promises strict action, announces compensation

Afghanistan never differentiated between good and bad terrorists: Dr. Abdullah Abdullah

AMN / NEW DELHI Chief Executive of Afghanistan, Dr Abdullah Abdullah today said that Afghanistan has never differentiated between good and bad terrorists. Delivering a lecture on Regional Peace-Building in New Delhi, Dr Abdullah said, terror groups are threatening security of Afghanistan and it is a big challenge for the whole region. He said, Afghanistan … Continue reading Afghanistan never differentiated between good and bad terrorists: Dr. Abdullah Abdullah

Putin,Erdogan agree to push for creation of de-escalation zone in Syria

WEB DESK / Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan have agreed to push for the creation of a de-escalation zone in Syria’s key northern province of Idlib to help end the civil war. Mr Erdogan said after talks in Ankara yesterday that yhey agreed to pursue more intensely the implementation of … Continue reading Putin,Erdogan agree to push for creation of de-escalation zone in Syria