FMs of Russia, India, China meet in New Delhi to discuss pressing issues

File photo AMN / NEW DELHI Foreign ministers of Russia, India and China (RIC) will deliberate on a range of pressing regional and global issues, at a key meeting of the trilateral grouping in New Delhi on Monday. These include ways to tackle the threat of terrorism and extremism. Before the trilateral talks, External Affairs … Continue reading FMs of Russia, India, China meet in New Delhi to discuss pressing issues

India retain bronze medal at Hockey World League Final

India have reclaimed the bronze medal at the Hockey World League (HWL) Final tournament. In the third-fourth place classification match at Bhubaneswar today, they defeated Germany 2-1. Indian took the lead in 21st minute through SV Sunil. Germany equalised through its reserve custodian Mark Appel in the 36th minute. A penalty corner conversion by Harmanpreet … Continue reading India retain bronze medal at Hockey World League Final

India wins five medals at 10th Asian Airgun Shooting Ch’ships

  India won five medals at the 10th Asian Airgun Shooting Championships in Japan. On the opening day of the competition at Wako City yesterday, Ravi Kumar won an individual bronze in the men’s 10 metre air rifle, while Arjun Babuta won individual silver in the corresponding junior men’s event. India also bagged three team … Continue reading India wins five medals at 10th Asian Airgun Shooting Ch’ships

Sri Lanka beat India by seven wickets in first ODI at Dharamsala

Sri Lanka defeated India by seven wickets in the first ODI of the three-match series at Dharamsala today. After bundling out the hosts for a paltry 112 in 38.2 overs, the visitors overhauled the target of 113, by making 114 for 3 in 20.4 overs. Opener Upul Tharanga was the top scorer with 49. Earlier, … Continue reading Sri Lanka beat India by seven wickets in first ODI at Dharamsala

سعودی عرب سے تعلقات بہتر ہو سکتے ہیں، روحانی

ایرانی صدر حسن روحانی نے کہا ہے کہ ان کا ملک سعودی عرب کے ساتھ بگڑے ہوئے تعلقات کو بہتر کرنے پر تیار ہے۔ اس سلسلے میں روحانی نے شرائط بھی رکھی ہیں۔ ایرانی صدر حسن روحانی نے کہا کہ ہے کہ سعودی عرب کے ساتھ باہمی روابط صرف اسی صورت میں دوبارہ سے قائم … Continue reading سعودی عرب سے تعلقات بہتر ہو سکتے ہیں، روحانی

Govt seeks report from Vistara Airlines on ‘molestation’ of Zaira Wasim

Our Correspondent The National Commission for Women (NCW) has written to the Maharashtra DGP and the ethics officer of Vistara Airlines over allegation that Dangal actress Zaira Wasim was molested on board a flight from Delhi to Mumbai. In a letter, the NCW Chairperson Rekha Sharma said, the Commission had taken cognizance of media reports … Continue reading Govt seeks report from Vistara Airlines on ‘molestation’ of Zaira Wasim

VP reiterates India’s commitment to protection of human rights

AMN Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today said that India has been unequivocal in its commitment to preservation and protection of human rights globally as well as within country. Addressing a function in New Delhi organised on the occasion of Human Rights Day, Mr Naidu said, human rights are rights inherent to all human beings … Continue reading VP reiterates India’s commitment to protection of human rights

BJP fighting Gujarat polls on development: PM Modi

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that BJP governments have taken Gujarat to new heights of progress with the mantra of Unity, Peace and Good Faith. Addressing a rally in Kalol, he recalled that state Congress leaders mocked him when he stated his intent to ensure electrification of villages in Gujarat. He said he … Continue reading BJP fighting Gujarat polls on development: PM Modi

Violent Protests outside US Embassies in Lebanon, Indonesia

Protest against Trump’s Jerusalem move WEB DESK There have been violent clashes near the US embassy in Lebanon, in the latest protest against President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Security forces fired tear gas and water cannon to force back flag-waving protesters close to the embassy complex north of … Continue reading Violent Protests outside US Embassies in Lebanon, Indonesia

Saudi Arabia calls on US to back down on Jerusalem decision

JEDDAH Saudi Arabia on Saturday called on the US administration to back down from a recent decision to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem. Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said: “my government calls on the US administration to back down from its decision and support the international will to enable the Palestinian people to regain … Continue reading Saudi Arabia calls on US to back down on Jerusalem decision