AAP loses Vishwas, nominates Sanjay Singh, 2 others for RS

AMN / NEW DELHI Rejecting Kumar Vishwas claim, Aam Aadmi Party AAP today named a prominent chartered accountant and former president of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India N D Gupta, businessman and social activist Sushil Gupta and party functionary Sanjay Singh as three nominees for the Rajya Sabha elections to be held on … Continue reading AAP loses Vishwas, nominates Sanjay Singh, 2 others for RS

Triple Talaq Bill introduced in RS amid din by Opp

Bisheshwar Mishra /AMN / NEW DELHI The Triple Talaq Bill was introduced in the Rajya Sabha today amid the ruckus by the Opposition, which demanded that the Bill be referred to a Select Committee of the Upper House. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriages) Bill , 2017 was introduced in the House by … Continue reading Triple Talaq Bill introduced in RS amid din by Opp

SRK wants Mithali Raj as coach for Men’s Cricket Team

AMN / New Delhi           Congratulating the Captain of India’s Women Cricket Team Mithali Raj for being a spectacular player and mentor for her team, Superstar Shah Rukh Khan says he wants to see her as the Coach of Men’s Cricket Team one day. In one of the episodes of ‘ … Continue reading SRK wants Mithali Raj as coach for Men’s Cricket Team

RSS condemns violence in Maharashtra, appeals for calm

New Delhi The Sangh parivar fountainhead RSS on Wednesday condemned the violence in Pune and various other parts of Maharashtra and appealed to the public to maintain unity and harmony in the society. “The recent incidents at Koregaon, Pune and various places in Maharashtra are very sad and painful. RSS strongly condemns such violence and … Continue reading RSS condemns violence in Maharashtra, appeals for calm

RBI bonds scheme not closed: Finance Ministry

AMN Finance Ministry today said RBI Bonds Scheme has not been closed but the interest rate on such papers lowered to 7(point)75 per cent. Economic Affairs Secretary S C Garg said in a tweet that 8 per cent Savings Bonds Scheme, also known as RBI Bonds Scheme, is not being closed but is being replaced … Continue reading RBI bonds scheme not closed: Finance Ministry

NEWSPAPERS SCAN-JAN 03

NEWSPAPERS SCAN-JAN 03 If American President Doanld Trump has his “Buy American hire American way”, he may clear a proposal of tweaking H-1B visa that may send up to 7,50,000 Indian techies awaiting permanent residency in the US back to India – says a report in the Hindustan Times. The Mail Today reports that a … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN-JAN 03

Pakistan plays ‘double game’ with the US: Nikki Haley

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley says Pakistan has played a ‘double game’ with the United States for years and it is unacceptable to the Trump administration. Ms Haley said this at her first news conference of the year at the UN headquarters in New York yesterday. She came out in support of President … Continue reading Pakistan plays ‘double game’ with the US: Nikki Haley

Former RAW chief Rajinder Khanna appointed Dy NSA

AMN Former RAW chief Rajinder Khanna has been appointed as Deputy National Security Adviser. An official order said, Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved Mr Khanna’s appointment as Deputy NSA on re-employment and contractual basis.

3 Maoists killed in Bihar

AMN Three Maoists have been killed in an encounter with security forces in Aurangabad district in Bihar. The encounter took place in a village under Madanpur police station area. one CRPF jawan was martyred. He has been identified as Ashis Patra from West Bengal. Patrolling has been intensified along the border areas of Jharkhand.

Fodder Scam: CBI court to pronounce quantum of sentence for Lalu Prasad

AMN / RANCHI A special CBI court in Ranchi will today pronounce quantum of punishment against RJD Chief Lalu Prasad and 15 others convicted in one of the fodder scam cases. All the 16 convicted, including RJD Chief Lalu Prasad, are in Birsa Munda Central jail in Ranchi. The Special CBI Court of Shivpal Singh … Continue reading Fodder Scam: CBI court to pronounce quantum of sentence for Lalu Prasad