Ease of Doing Business leads to Ease of Life: PM Modi

GST is a commendable reform done by India: World Bank CEO Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that ease of Doing Business will lead to Ease of Life for every Indian. Speaking at an event- India’s Business Reforms in New Delhi today, Mr Modi said, GST was a commendable reform … Continue reading Ease of Doing Business leads to Ease of Life: PM Modi

ADHM to be held as scheduled on 19 Nov: Procam International

H S BEDI /New Delhi Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (ADHM) will be held as per schedule in Delhi on November 19, the organizers of the event ,Procam International announced on Saturday. They dismissed the demand to defer or cancel the event because of the air pollution saying such demands are shortsighted and misplaced. In a … Continue reading ADHM to be held as scheduled on 19 Nov: Procam International

Hockey India names 35 probables for preparation of Hockey World League

HARPAL SINGH BEDI / NEW DELHI Hockey India on Saturday named 35 probables for the 18-day coaching cum training camp in preparation of the Hockey World League Final to be played in Bhubaneswar from December 1. The 35-member core group that includes the 18-member Asia Cup squad as well as players who were part of … Continue reading Hockey India names 35 probables for preparation of Hockey World League

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri resigns

AMN In a surprise move, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri today resigned from his post during a trip to Saudi Arabia. The resignation plunged the country into uncertainty amid heightened regional tensions. In a televised address from Riyadh, Hariri fired a vicious tirade against Iran and the Lebanese Hezbollah group for what he said was … Continue reading Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri resigns

Jamaat rejects out of court settlement of Babri Masjid issue

Expresses concern over encounters by UP police AMN / New Delhi Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, JIH, has expressed concern over recent police encounters in different parts of Uttar Pradesh saying the mentality to control crime by resorting to extra judicial killings is not healthy for any democracy. “We are highly disturbed at media reports stating that the … Continue reading Jamaat rejects out of court settlement of Babri Masjid issue

Rohingya should be returned safely to Myanmar: US official

WEB DESK A US official visiting Bangladesh says, Rohingya Muslims should be returned safely to their homes in Myanmar. Simon Henshaw, acting Assistant Secretary for the US Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration, said today that the US would continue to support Rohingya who have fled to Bangladesh because of persecution in Myanmar’s Rakhine state. He … Continue reading Rohingya should be returned safely to Myanmar: US official

Rahul does not understand GST, has not studied it: Jaitley

AMN / Ahmedabad Union Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Saturday said looking at the way Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi was raising the GST issue in Gujarat elections, he clearly believed that the Congress scion did not even understand this tax regime which was beneficial for the country and was also being … Continue reading Rahul does not understand GST, has not studied it: Jaitley

Cong demands resignations of 4 Union Ministers over office of profit

AMN / New Delhi The Congress party on Saturday demanded resignations of four union ministers, over the allegations of having conflict of interest, by serving as Directors in a non-governmental organisation, while holding key positions of governance. Addressing a press conference here, Mr Sibal, quoting media reports, said Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, External Affairs Minister … Continue reading Cong demands resignations of 4 Union Ministers over office of profit

Cauvery Tribunal Gets Six Months Extension

NEW DELHI Union Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has extended the term of Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal by six months upto May 02, 2018. Cauvery is an inter‐State basin having its origin in Karnataka and flowing through Tamil Nadu and Puduchery before outfalling in Bay of Bengal. The sharing of waters … Continue reading Cauvery Tribunal Gets Six Months Extension

Ram Dev, Ministers, Sanjiv Kapoor make Khichdi at India Gate

AMN / NEW DELHI A record-breaking Kichadi was cooked at World Food India expo at India Gate Lawns today. Chief Chef Sanjeev Kapoor, Chef Imtiaz Qureshi and Ranveer Brar and Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal prepared 800 kilogram Khichdi at the event to create world record and also to popularise … Continue reading Ram Dev, Ministers, Sanjiv Kapoor make Khichdi at India Gate