Rahul will lead party with pure heart, devotion: Sonia Gandhi

AMN / NEW DELHI As she passed on the mantle of the Congress president to her son Rahul Gandhi,  Ms Sonia Gandhi today on Saturday expressed confidence that he would lead the party with a pure heart, patience and devotion. The process of his election as the new Congress chief was completed after the Central … Continue reading Rahul will lead party with pure heart, devotion: Sonia Gandhi

Will fight BJP’s politics of ‘anger’ with love: New Congress President Rahul

Andalib Akhter / New Delhi Soon after assuming the post of the India’s oldest Congress party, Rahul Gandhi today charged the BJP with following a ‘politics of hatred and anger’ and said his party would fight it with ‘love and affection’. In his maiden speech after assuming the post of Congress president, Mr Gandhi, lashing … Continue reading Will fight BJP’s politics of ‘anger’ with love: New Congress President Rahul

Interpol cancels Red Corner Notice on Zakir Naik- Reports

AMN / New Delhi The International Criminal Police Organization, commonly known as Interpol, has instructed all its world wide officers to delete all the data from files on Islamic preacher Dr. Zakir Naik, reports NEWS18 TV. According to reports, after thorough examination it considered retention of data does not comply with the Interpol rules and … Continue reading Interpol cancels Red Corner Notice on Zakir Naik- Reports

Govt committed towards development of Northeast: PM Modi

AMN / AIZWAL Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said his government is committed to the development of the North-East, adding that central schemes initiated for the benefit of the region have gained momentum. Mr Modi was speaking after dedicating to the nation, the 60-Megawatt Tuirial Hydropower Project in Aizawl, the capital of Mizoram today. With … Continue reading Govt committed towards development of Northeast: PM Modi

RAHUL GANDHI, a Profile

Rahul Gandhi has taken the mantle of Congress party at crucial juncture. It has to be seen how he emerges victorious facing onslaught of communal forces. By Andalib Akhter Marking a generational change Rahul Gandhi on Saturday ( December 16,2017) took over as the new President of India’s oldest political party, the Congress. The process … Continue reading RAHUL GANDHI, a Profile

Official emblems for Beijing 2022 Winter Games unveiled

The emblems of the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games have been named “Winter Dream” and “Flight,” respectively. The emblem launching ceremony was held at the National Aquatic Center, which staged the swimming events during the Beijing 2008 Games. In 2022, this venue will be transformed into an ice rink for curling games. At … Continue reading Official emblems for Beijing 2022 Winter Games unveiled

Coal scam: CBI court awards 3 years jail for Madhu Koda, others

AMN / NEW DELHI Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda and former coal secretary HC Gupta were today sentenced to three years in jail by a Special CBI court in Delhi in a coal scam case. The court also imposed a fine of 25 lakh rupees on Koda and one lakh rupees on Gupta. Former … Continue reading Coal scam: CBI court awards 3 years jail for Madhu Koda, others

Dubai Open: PV Sindhu to take on Chen Yufei in semis

In Badminton, Rio Olympics and World Championships Silver medalist PV Sindhu will clash with China’s Chen Yufei in the semi-finals of the Dubai World Superseries Finals today. This will be the sixth meeting between the two shuttlers. Sindhu has won 3 of the 5 matches played, so far. In the Dubai World rankings, while Sindhu … Continue reading Dubai Open: PV Sindhu to take on Chen Yufei in semis

Strong quake hits Indonesia’s Java, two dead

In Indonesia, at least two people were killed and seven injured in a strong 6 point 5 magnitude earthquake in Java island. The quake took place late yesterday and caused damages to more than 100 buildings. Indonesia’s national disaster management agency said the quake activated early tsunami warning systems in the south of Java, prompting … Continue reading Strong quake hits Indonesia’s Java, two dead

3rd World Telugu Conference begins in Hyderabad

AMN / HYDERBAD The third World Telugu Conference began in Hyderabad amidst fanfare.  Vice President of India M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the conference in the presence of Governor of Telangana and AP E.S.L. Narasimhan and Maharashtra Governor Ch. Vidyasagar Rao, Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao and other dignitaries. Addressing the conference, Venkaiah Naidu stressed on the need … Continue reading 3rd World Telugu Conference begins in Hyderabad