Sarjubala Devi claims gold in National Women’s Boxing Championship

Former world silver medallist Sarjubala Devi representing Manipur claimed the gold in 48 kg category in the National Women’s Boxing Championships in Rohtak today. She was also given the best boxer trophy. Sarjubala edged past Haryana’s Ritu 3-2 to clinch Manipur’s lone gold medal and her second successive national title. Former world and Asian champion … Continue reading Sarjubala Devi claims gold in National Women’s Boxing Championship

BCCI announces 16-member women’s cricket squad for 3 match ODI series against South Africa

BCCI today announced a 16-member women’s cricket squad for the 3 match ODI series against South Africa beginning 5th of next month. Mithali Raj has been named captain of the team while Harmanpreet Kaur will be her deputy. 17-year-old Mumbai school girl Jemimah Rodrigues is one of the youngest to be selected in the Indian … Continue reading BCCI announces 16-member women’s cricket squad for 3 match ODI series against South Africa

D Raja defends visit to Justice Chelameshwar

New Delhi Communist Party of India (CPI) Member of Parliament D Raja on Friday defended his visit to Justice J Chelameshwar at his residence here soon after he and three other Supreme Court judges held an unprecedented press conference, denying that it was prompted by political considerations. Explaining the rationale for his visit that raised … Continue reading D Raja defends visit to Justice Chelameshwar

India registers significant decline in child mortality rate

AMN India has registered significant decline in under five child mortality rate. Health Ministry in a release said, the rate of decline has doubled over the last year. As per the Sample Registration System data, under-five child mortality of the country has shown that the mortality has come down to 39 per thousand in 2016 … Continue reading India registers significant decline in child mortality rate

Inflation hits 17-month high at 5.2 percent

AMN / NEW DELHI India’s retail inflation hit a fresh high, growing 5.2 percent in December, mainly due to hardening housing, fuel and food prices, while inching towards RBI’s upper tolerance level of inflation at 6 percent. Retail inflation, measured by Consumer Price Index (CPI) hit a 15-month high at 4.88 percent in November. CPI … Continue reading Inflation hits 17-month high at 5.2 percent

CBI arrests MO in a case related to VYAPAM scam

New Delhi A Medical Officer who was absconding in a case related to VYAPAM scam was arrested from UP’s Barabanki district, CBI said here on Friday. The probe agency said a charge-sheet was filed against the MO Virendra Mourya and two others on November 23,2017 in a Vyapam related case pertaining to MPPMT-2012 Examination before … Continue reading CBI arrests MO in a case related to VYAPAM scam

CONGRESS STATEMENT ON ISSUES RAISED BY 4 JUDGES OF SC

In an unprecedented development, four Senior most judges of the Supreme Court addressed a Press Conference today and also released a copy of the letter written by them to the Honourable Chief Justice of India. The observations made by the Honourable Judges and the issues raised by them in the Press Conference and in the … Continue reading CONGRESS STATEMENT ON ISSUES RAISED BY 4 JUDGES OF SC

4 JUDGES OF SC TAKE ON CJI, SAY LET NATION DECIDE ON IMPEACHMENT

agencies  / NEW DELHI In an unprecedented and extraordinary event in the history of Indian judiciary, four senior sitting judges of the Supreme Court today hold a press conference to accuse that the administration of the country’s apex court was not in order. The four judges, who are the senior most after the Chief Justice … Continue reading 4 JUDGES OF SC TAKE ON CJI, SAY LET NATION DECIDE ON IMPEACHMENT

CJI should give explanation on charges made by Judges : AAP

AMN / New Delhi Senior Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Ashutosh on Friday asked Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra to give an explanation to the nation on the issue raised by the four judges of the Supreme Court. “This is extra ordinary and unprecedented. Judges holding PC. Now the position of CJI is … Continue reading CJI should give explanation on charges made by Judges : AAP

Not just Judiciary, other pillars of Democracy also in danger: Sharad Yadav

AMN /New Delhi After four sitting Judges of the Supreme Court came out before the media to air their grievances on the administration in the Apex court, former Janata Dal (united) leader Sharad yadav on Friday said that not just the Judiciary but other pillars of Democracy were also in danger . ‘The judiciary was … Continue reading Not just Judiciary, other pillars of Democracy also in danger: Sharad Yadav