Govt holds high-level meeting to review situation in J&K

The government today said that anti-militancy operations will be further intensified in Jammu and Kashmir. The security forces have been instructed to take action against terrorists. The directive came after Home Minister Rajnath Singh today chaired a high-level meeting in New Delhi to review the Jammu and Kashmir situation. It was attended by Defence Minister … Continue reading Govt holds high-level meeting to review situation in J&K

PM greets the people of Jharkhand on their Statehood Day

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted people of Jharkhand on their statehood day. In a tweet, Mr Modi said, he prays that Jharkhand continues to scale new heights of progress and prosperity. Follow and like us:20

Majid Majidi’s film ‘Beyond the Clouds’ set to be curtain raiser for IFFI 2017

‘Beyond the Clouds’ by legendary Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi is set to be the curtain raiser at the 48th International Film Festival of India in Goa on the 20th of this month. The two-hour long film was also nominated for the Best Film Award at the London Film Festival 2017. The film marks the official … Continue reading Majid Majidi’s film ‘Beyond the Clouds’ set to be curtain raiser for IFFI 2017

NGT sets up committee for proper facilities to Amarnath pilgrims

AMN The National Green Tribunal today rapped the Amarnath Shrine Board for not providing proper infrastructural facilities to pilgrims travelling to the cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas. The Green Panel took exception over non-compliance of the directions issued by the Supreme Court in 2012 and directed the Shrine Board to submit a status report, … Continue reading NGT sets up committee for proper facilities to Amarnath pilgrims

UIDAI approves blueprint on new SIM re-verification modes

AMN The Unique Identification Authority of India has approved the blueprint to operationalise new modes like OTP for Aadhaar-based SIM re-verification of existing subscribers from 1st of next month. An official in the UIDAI said, the blueprint presented by telecom operators have been approved and will be implemented from 1st of December. Last month, the … Continue reading UIDAI approves blueprint on new SIM re-verification modes

Kejriwal, Khattar hold talks on pollution in NCR

AMN / CHANDIGARH Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal have agreed upon the need for action on many measures aimed at preventing re-occurrence of smog in the winters of 2018. In a meeting at Chandigarh today, they discussed various reasons for air pollution including crop residue burning and vehicular pollution … Continue reading Kejriwal, Khattar hold talks on pollution in NCR

Revised GST rates come into effect

AMN The reduced GST rates on a wide range of common use items have come into effect from today. Eating out at restaurants will now cost less as the tax rate for restaurants has been cut to 5 per cent. On Friday, the GST Council had decided to reduce rates on 178 items from 28 … Continue reading Revised GST rates come into effect

Delhi court frames money laundering charges against Shabir Shah

AMN A Delhi court has framed money laundering charges against Kashmiri separatist leader Shabir Shah and alleged hawala dealer Mohammad Aslam Wani in a 2005 case of terror financing. The Enforcement Directorate had on 23rd September filed the charge sheet against Shah accusing him of being in touch with Pakistan-based terrorist Hafiz Saeed. The charge … Continue reading Delhi court frames money laundering charges against Shabir Shah

BJP meeting to finalize candidates for Gujarat Assembly polls

AMN BJP Central Election Committee met in New Delhi this evening to finalize the name of party candidates for the ensuing Gujarat Assembly Elections. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and other senior leaders were present at the meeting. The nomination process for the first phase of assembly … Continue reading BJP meeting to finalize candidates for Gujarat Assembly polls

Statement from the Zimbabwe Defence Forces

Fellow Zimbabweans, following the address we made on 13 November 2017 which we believe our main broadcaster, ZBC and The Herald were directed not to publicise, the situation in our country has moved to another level. Firstly, we wish to assure the nation that His Excellency, The President, of the Republic of Zimbabwe, Head of … Continue reading Statement from the Zimbabwe Defence Forces