Assam Police in Delhi, to question Maulana Arshad Maadani ?

Our Correspondent / New Delhi A team of Assam police led by ACP Pranjal Bora arrived in New Delhi today to probe the incident generated due to the controversial statement made by some leaders at a seminar on NRC at the Constitution Club held on Monday. The City police team which included Investigation Officer of … Continue reading Assam Police in Delhi, to question Maulana Arshad Maadani ?

Diplomats in Delhi urge govt to address air pollution problem

AMN / New Delhi The menace of Delhi air pollution has evoked serious concerns among the diplomatic community which was conveyed to the External Affairs Ministry by Dean of Diplomatic Corps Frank Hans Dannenberg Castellanos on Friday. In what it could be called as a major embarrassment  for the government, the Dean of Diplomatic Corps, … Continue reading Diplomats in Delhi urge govt to address air pollution problem

Defence Minister rubbishes Rahul’s allegations on Rafale deal

AMN /New Delhi Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday rubbished Congress party’s allegations of bypassing the procedures in procuring 36 Rafale aircrafts from France, saying that the deal for the planes was done in a transparent manner and had to be struck quickly keeping in mind the defence preparedness of the Indian Air Force (IAF). … Continue reading Defence Minister rubbishes Rahul’s allegations on Rafale deal

Kapur eyes more success at AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open

HARPAL SINGH BEDI/ NEW DELHI After Winning Panasonic Open India, Shiv Kapur now hopes to sweeten his year when he competes at the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open from November 30 to December 3. The 2017 season has been one of Kapur’s finest years on the Asian Tour and he is determined to continue his winning … Continue reading Kapur eyes more success at AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open

Stage set for grand finale of 20th JK Tyre FMSCI Racing Championship

Anindith, Chittesh start as favourites H S BEDI /Greater Noida The 20th JK Tyre FMSCI National Racing Championship, country’s premier racing series is poised for a spectacular finish, with Anindith Reddy and Chittesh Mandody looking strong favourites to run away with the Euro JK 17 and LGB 4 titles at the Buddh International Circuit here … Continue reading Stage set for grand finale of 20th JK Tyre FMSCI Racing Championship

Indian team for AIBA Women World Boxing Championship announced

HARPAL SINGH BEDI / New Delhi India unveiled a strong 10-member contingent to lead the country’s charge in the AIBA Women’s Youth World Boxing Championship, starting in Guwahati on November 19 . Six pugilists from Haryana — Neetu (48kg, Jyoti (51kg), Sakshi (54kg), Shashi Chopra (57kg), Anupama (81kg) and Neha Yadav (81kg +) — and … Continue reading Indian team for AIBA Women World Boxing Championship announced

BJP releases 1st list of 70 candidates for Gujarat polls

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani will contest from his traditional Rajkot West seat in the ensuing state assembly elections while Deputy CM Nitin Patel will be the party candidate from his sitting Mehsana seat. Party State Chief Jitubhai Vaghani has been fielded from Bhavnagar West constituency. BJP today released the first list of 70 candidates … Continue reading BJP releases 1st list of 70 candidates for Gujarat polls

Zimbabwe crisis: President Mugabe refuses to resign

WEB DESK Zimbabwe’s long-time President Robert Mugabe is reportedly refusing to step down immediately, despite growing calls for his resignation. The 93-year-old was put under house arrest during a military takeover on Wednesday, amid a power struggle over who would succeed him. There has been no official word on the outcome of talks he had … Continue reading Zimbabwe crisis: President Mugabe refuses to resign

PM Modi reviews progress of key infrastructure sectors

AMN The Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday reviewed progress of key infrastructure sectors including PMGSY, housing, coal and power. The review meeting, which lasted for about two and a half hours, was attended by top officials from PMO, NITI Aayog and infrastructure Ministries of the Government of India. In course of the presentation made … Continue reading PM Modi reviews progress of key infrastructure sectors

Nitish Kumar wins ‘ARROW’ war

Election Commission gives symbol ‘arrow’ to Nitish Kumar faction of JD(U) Our Correspondent The Election Commission has rejected rebel JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav faction’s claim on party’s election symbol and recognized Nitish led group as real JDU. The commission has also entitled Nitish Kumar faction to use poll symbol – arrow. After opposing Bihar Chief … Continue reading Nitish Kumar wins ‘ARROW’ war