Iran: Nationwide protests turned violent

Armed protesters tried to overrun military bases & police stations WEB DESK Nationwide protests in Iran turned violent last night as armed protesters tried to overrun military bases and police stations. The Iranian State television aired footage of a ransacked private bank, broken windows, overturned cars and a firetruck that appeared to have been set … Continue reading Iran: Nationwide protests turned violent

Former Afghan Prez Karzai welcomes Trump’s statement against Pak

  New Delhi Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai has welcomed the US President Donald Trump’s tweeter-statement denouncing Pakistan for its role in fomenting terrorism in the region. He further said that there is a “clarity” in Washington’s stance now and maintained that there should be US-regional coalition to pressurise Pakistan army to bring peace.

UP CM asks officials to complete Kumbh preparations in time

  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Monday directed the departments concerned to complete preparations for the 2019 Kumbh Mela in Allahabad well in time. A government statement said the chief minister asked departments to start preparations well in time and in a concrete manner, so the event is held successfully. The Magh Mela and … Continue reading UP CM asks officials to complete Kumbh preparations in time

NCP wants Triple Talaq Bill be referred to Select Committee

AMN / New Delhi The NATIONALIST CONGRESS PARTY le by Sharad Pawar on Tuesday suggested that the much talked about Triple Talaq Bill be sent to the Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha as it was “brought in hurry”. “Heaven will not fall…….,” NCP MP Majeed Memon told TV channels. “These are sensitive matters, we … Continue reading NCP wants Triple Talaq Bill be referred to Select Committee

New Year revelers throng India Gate, cause massive jams

Agencies /New Delhi New Year revelry continued on a cold and foggy Monday as people turned out in large numbers in celebratory mood to the sprawling India Gate lawns, causing massive traffic jams and throwing normal traffic out of gear. Traffic choked near India Gate C-Hexagon due to gathering of more than one lakh pedestrians … Continue reading New Year revelers throng India Gate, cause massive jams

Mumbai fire: Two managers of ‘1 Above’ pub arrested

AMN Mumbai Police today arrested two managers of the ‘1 Above’ pub, where a massive fire claimed 14 lives last week. Gibson Lopez and Kevin Bawa were working as the managers of the pub, located at the Kamala Mills compound in Lower Parel area. Police said both were present in the pub when the blaze … Continue reading Mumbai fire: Two managers of ‘1 Above’ pub arrested

BJP welcomes US Prez’s tough stand against Pak

AMN / New Delhi BJP on Monday welcomed the statement of United States President Donald Trump, denouncing Pakistan for its role in fomenting terrorism in the region and also took potshots at the Congress, for their criticism of Modi government’s foreign policy. “Congrats to POTUS for calling Terroristan’s bluff and signalling resolve to end Pak’s … Continue reading BJP welcomes US Prez’s tough stand against Pak