ONGC Chopper tragedy: 4 bodies recovered from Mumbai offshore

AMN ONGC has confirmed that four bodies have been recovered in the Mumbai offshore chopper crash. A Pawan Hans helicopter, carrying five officials of oil major ONGC to Mumbai High North Field, crashed off the coast of Mumbai on Saturday, with no hopes of survivors. Five ships, two Dornier aircraft and two helicopters have been … Continue reading ONGC Chopper tragedy: 4 bodies recovered from Mumbai offshore

Helicopter with 5 ONGC employees goes missing

Pawan Hans helicopter with five ONGC employees and two pilots on board went missing after taking off from Juhu airport today. Indian Coast Guard said the chopper made the last contact with the Air Traffic Control at 1035 hrs. It was flying 30 nautical miles off Mumbai. ICG has diverted ship and aircraft to the … Continue reading Helicopter with 5 ONGC employees goes missing

SC Bar Association: PILs must be heard by CJI or next 4 senior judges

AMN / New Delhi An emergency meeting of the Supreme Court Bar Association on Saturday decided that henceforth all the Public Interest Litigation matters must be heard by the Chief Justice of India or the next top four judges of the apex court. Vikas Singh, the President of the SCBA, told reporters at the Supreme … Continue reading SC Bar Association: PILs must be heard by CJI or next 4 senior judges

Huge potential for India & UK cooperation in services sector: Suresh Prabhu

AMN Union Minister Suresh Prabhu has said that India and the UK can work together on manufacturing and developing global supply chains for the future and the services sector has a huge potential for several areas of collaboration. He welcomed greater UK investments in India and shared the latest economic developments and reforms underway in … Continue reading Huge potential for India & UK cooperation in services sector: Suresh Prabhu

8 died in Karnataka bus mishap

AMN Eight people died in a fatal accident involving a state road transport luxury bus near agriculture college in Hassan in Karnataka. The bus which started from Bengaluru yesterday night towards Dharmastala with over 40 passengers toppled beside the road at about 3.30 am, killing the driver, conductor and six other passengers and injuring 10. … Continue reading 8 died in Karnataka bus mishap

US President Trump must apologise for comments: African Union

WEB DESK The organisation representing African countries has demanded that US President Donald Trump apologise after he reportedly made outrageous words against the nations of the continent. The group’s mission in Washington DC expressed its shock, dismay and outrage and said the Trump administration misunderstood Africans. The US leader made the alleged remark in a … Continue reading US President Trump must apologise for comments: African Union

Northern Railway to Enhance Tourism in Himachal Pradesh

By Vinit Wahi The Railways have always been in the forefront of Nation building by creating better Travel and Tourism opportunities in a region. In this regard Northern Railway has sought to effectively contribute towards enhancing Tourism facilities in the state of Himachal Pradesh by providing greater impetus to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the … Continue reading Northern Railway to Enhance Tourism in Himachal Pradesh

ED conducts raids at premises of P.Chidambaram, his son

Agencies The sleuths of Enforcement Directorate conducted raids at the premises of senior Congress leader P.Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram in Chennai and Delhi this morning. Mr Karti Chidambaram is facing charges of money laundering in connection with the Aircel Maxis case. Sources said, four properties were searched in Chennai and one in the … Continue reading ED conducts raids at premises of P.Chidambaram, his son

Trump not to re-impose sanctions on Iran

WEB DESK US President Donald Trump has decided not to re-impose sanctions on Iran, keeping the 2015 landmark nuclear deal alive, even as his Administration announced another round of tough sanctions on 14 individuals and entities of the Islamic Republic. In a background briefing, senior administration officials said this is Trump’s “waiver” on Iran. Sanctions … Continue reading Trump not to re-impose sanctions on Iran

Israel PM Netanyahu to visit India on Jan 14

AMN / NEW DELHI Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu will be on a six-day visit to India from coming Sunday. Mr Netanyahu will be accompanied by a business delegation. He will attend the Raisina Dialogue in New Delhi besides meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Joint Secretary in External Affairs Ministry, Dr. Bala Bhaskar … Continue reading Israel PM Netanyahu to visit India on Jan 14