Tharoor questions BJP’s inner democracy after attack on Rahul

New Delhi Member of Lok Sabha and senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Monday sought to repulse Bharatiya Janata Party’s attack on Rahul’s imminent elevation saying ‘those who live in glass houses should not throw stones at others’. ”Following the democratic process was more important than the number of candidates”, he said here replying to … Continue reading Tharoor questions BJP’s inner democracy after attack on Rahul

فلموں کے معروف اداکارششی کپور کا انتقال

ہندی فلموں کے معروف اداکارششی کپور کا آج انتقال ہوگیا ۔ وہ 79 برس کے تھے۔آنجہانی پرتھوی راج کپور کے سب سے چھوٹے بیٹے اور راج کپور اور شمی کپور کے سب سے چھوٹے بھائی ششی کپور ادھر کافی طویل عرصہ سے بیمار چل رہے تھے۔ ششی کپور کا اصل نام بلبیر راج کپور تھا۔ … Continue reading فلموں کے معروف اداکارششی کپور کا انتقال

Fitch cuts India’s GDP growth forecast to 6.7% for FY18

AMN / New Delhi Another international rating agency, Fitch Ratings on Monday cut down India’s GDP growth forecast for the current fiscal to 6.7 per cent from the earlier projected 6.9 per cent. Even after rebound in the Q2 of the current fiscal as announced by the National Statistical Commission (NSC) of India, while downgrading … Continue reading Fitch cuts India’s GDP growth forecast to 6.7% for FY18

Poor visibility recorded in several parts of Delhi

AMN Poor visibility was recorded in several parts of the national capital Delhi today as smog continued to engulf the city, even as the mercury settled at 8.3 degrees Celsius. In the morning, the visibility had dropped to 700 meters at the Safdarjung Observatory, while the Palam station registered it at 900 meters. A MeT … Continue reading Poor visibility recorded in several parts of Delhi

Rahul attacks BJP on unemployment of youth

AMN /New Delhi Continuing his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP in the run up to the assembly elections in Gujarat, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the state government of failure to ensure employment opportunities for youth and exploitation of contractual workers. Taking to twitter, the Congress vice president, … Continue reading Rahul attacks BJP on unemployment of youth

Delhi Test: Sri Lanka 356/9 at stumps on day 3 against India

AMN The Indian bowling attack was rewarded for its perseverance on a lifeless track as the hosts reduced Sri Lanka to 356 for 9 after defiant hundreds from Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal in the final Test in New Delhi today. The tourists ended the third day’s play of the third Test 180 runs behind. … Continue reading Delhi Test: Sri Lanka 356/9 at stumps on day 3 against India

Rahul Gandhi files nomination papers for party’s chief post

AMN / NEW DELHI Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi today filed his nomination papers for the post of party president at the party headquarters in New Delhi. Party members including former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, Ahmed Patel, Sheila Dikshit, Sushil Kumar Shinde, Jyotiraditya Scindia were present at the event. Party leaders Kamal … Continue reading Rahul Gandhi files nomination papers for party’s chief post

Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor is no more

AMN / MUMBAI Veteran Bollywood actor and the romantic screen icon of the 70s and 80s, Shashi Kapoor this evening after prolonged illness. He was 79. He took his last breath at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital here. Actor Randhir Kapoor, son of veteran actor Raj Kapoor and his nephew said that his funeral will … Continue reading Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor is no more

27 lakh students registered for admission to Navodaya Vidyalayas

AMN Over 27 lakh students registered for admission to Navodaya Vidyalayas across the country this year, registering a jump of nearly 5 lakh against the last year’s figure as the process went online for the first time. In a series of tweets on Sunday, Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar hailed the Navodaya Vidyalayas … Continue reading 27 lakh students registered for admission to Navodaya Vidyalayas

NGT pulls up Delhi govt over air pollution

AMN / NEW DELHI The National Green Tribunal today came down heavily on the Delhi government for not filing a comprehensive action plan on ways to deal with severe air pollution in the city and slammed authorities for holding the India-Sri Lanka cricket match despite bad air quality. During the hearing, the Delhi government said … Continue reading NGT pulls up Delhi govt over air pollution