DGCA suspends 2 Jet Air pilots for Mid-air brawl

Our Correspondent India’s Aviation regulator DGCA on Wednesday suspended the flying licence of a senior Jet Airways pilot who allegedly slapped a female commander of the airline’s London- Mumbai flight on January 1. An Air tragedy was averted despite a fight between two pilots mid air recently. A pilot couple had a fight inside the … Continue reading DGCA suspends 2 Jet Air pilots for Mid-air brawl

Women wing of AIMPLB welcomes opposition stand on Talaq Bill

Andalib Akhter / New Delhi The women wing of the ALL INDIA MUSLIM PERSONAL LAW BOARD, AIMPLB has welcomed opposition stand on the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriages) Bill , 2017 in Rajya Sabha. Dr Asma Zehra Chief Organiser Women’s wing AIMPLB in a statement expressed gratitude to all those political parties which … Continue reading Women wing of AIMPLB welcomes opposition stand on Talaq Bill

कोरेगांव हिंसा पर संसद में हंगामा, कांग्रेस ने कहा हिंदूवादी संगठनों ने ये सब करवाया

AMN / प्रदीप शर्मा महाराष्ट्र के पुणे जिले में भीमा-कोरेगांव युद्ध की बरसी पर आयोजित कार्यक्रम के बाद राज्य में भड़की हिंसा को उकसावे का परिणाम बताते हुए कांग्रेस ने लोकसभा में आज इस घटना के लिए हिंदूवादी संगठनों  को जिम्मेदार ठहराया। वहीं सरकार ने इस मुद्दे पर विपक्षी दल पर हिंसा की आग को … Continue reading कोरेगांव हिंसा पर संसद में हंगामा, कांग्रेस ने कहा हिंदूवादी संगठनों ने ये सब करवाया

Maharashtra Bandh evoke Mixed response

AMN Maharashtra Bandh called by Dalit organisations today evoke mixed response in many cities including Mumbai, Pune and Thane. Security has been deployed across the state and protests are going on peacefully. Statewide bandh called was against the state government’s alleged failure to stop violence at Bhima- Koregaon incident. No untoward incidents of violence are … Continue reading Maharashtra Bandh evoke Mixed response

Normal life hit in Mumbai following state wide Bandh

AMN /Mumbai Normal life was badly disturbed in Mumbai due to state wide bandh being observed here on Wednesday.A Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) official said as many as 13 ‘BEST’ buses were damaged by protesters in Kalanagar area (Bandra), Dharavi, Kamraj Nagar, Santosh Nagar, Dindoshi and Hanuman Nagar. Lifeline of Mumbai was also crippled as … Continue reading Normal life hit in Mumbai following state wide Bandh

Kharge accuses hardliner Hindutva of dividing society on caste lines

Our Correspondent/ NEW DELHI Leader of opposition in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge today accused  Hardliner Hindutva of dividing society on caste lines and held them responsible for violence in Maharashtra. Speaking in Lok sabha today the Congress leader asked PM Modi to speak up and labelled him for remaining quiet on such issues. “PM should … Continue reading Kharge accuses hardliner Hindutva of dividing society on caste lines

Kumar loses Vishwas on Kejriwal, Declares War

AMN / NEW DELHI Soon after the Aam Aadmi Party announced its nominees for elections to three Delhi Rajya Sabha seats ignoring its senior leader Kumar Vishwas another political battle begins in party Kumar Vishwas went public declaring battle against party chief and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, saying he has been “punished for speaking … Continue reading Kumar loses Vishwas on Kejriwal, Declares War

Din in Parliament over Caste violence in Maharashtra

Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI The Bhima-Koregaon group clash incident at Pune and other parts of Maharashtra rocked proceedings in both the Houses of Parliament today, with Congress led Opposition attacking the BJP government for its alleged failure in handling the situation. In the Lok Sabha, during the Zero Hour, Congress member Mallikarjun Kharge raised … Continue reading Din in Parliament over Caste violence in Maharashtra

Mayawati condemns Koregaon-Bhima violence incident

AMN / Lucknow Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on Wednesday said violent incidents occurred at 200th anniversary celebration of Koregaon-Bhima battle was an attempt to suppress the self esteem of the Dalits. In a statement released here, Ms Mayawati alleged that it was conspiracy to incite riots to … Continue reading Mayawati condemns Koregaon-Bhima violence incident

Fodder scam: Sentencing of Lalu Prasad postponed till tomorrow

AMN / Ranchi Death of a Bar Association member forced a special CBI court on Wednesday to put off the sentencing of former Bihar Chief Minister and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad and 15 others in a fodder scam case. The court will announce the sentence at 1400 hrs Thursday. Lalu Prasad was found guilty in … Continue reading Fodder scam: Sentencing of Lalu Prasad postponed till tomorrow