2500 Govt buildings to be fitted with super-efficient ACs

Vinit Wahi / NEW DELHI The Government has decided to install super-efficient air-conditioners in 2, 500 of its buildings for the first time in the country. Launching the replacement of conventional lights with LED lights in East Delhi , Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr Harsh … Continue reading 2500 Govt buildings to be fitted with super-efficient ACs

Mercury plummets in Delhi after rain

New Delhi People of the National Capital on Tuesday experienced a cold day following decline in the maximum temperature due to rain. The maximum temperature settled at 17 degrees Celsius, four notches below normal for the season as compared to yesterday’s 25. 2 degrees C.

Why 1pc of India’s population holds 73pc of its wealth: Rahul asks PM

AMN / New Delhi Criticizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his address at the World Economic Forum at Davos, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the Prime Minister should tell Davos why one per cent of India’s population holds 73 per cent of India’s wealth. Quoting an Oxfam survey which said that the richest … Continue reading Why 1pc of India’s population holds 73pc of its wealth: Rahul asks PM

Terrorism, climate change grave concerns, says PM Modi at Davos

AMN / Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses World leaders and CEOs at the Plenary session of World Economic Forum; elaborates on India’s growth story through his govt’s bold & transformative moves; says Climate change terrorism and protectionism are the gravest threats world faces. Stating that Terrorism and climate change are grave concerns before the world, … Continue reading Terrorism, climate change grave concerns, says PM Modi at Davos

PM Modi showcases India’s growth story at WEF Davos

invites global investors, says ‘red carpet has replaced red tape’invites global investors, says ‘red carpet has replaced red tape’   AMN / DAVOS Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a strong pitch for the global business community to invest in India and said his government has replaced the bureaucratic “red tape with red carpet”. … Continue reading PM Modi showcases India’s growth story at WEF Davos

CPI(M) explores possibility to bring impeachment motion against CJI

New Delhi The Communist party of India (Marxist) today said it will explore the possibility to bring an impeachment motion against the Chief Justice of of India, Dipak Mishra, in the Budget session. CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said the left party is in touch with other opposition parties to bring an impeachment motion, saying … Continue reading CPI(M) explores possibility to bring impeachment motion against CJI

8.2 magnitude quake strikes coast of Alaska

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 8(point)2 struck off the southern coast of Alaska today. The US Geological Survey said the quake struck in the Gulf of Alaska, 280 kilometers southeast of the town of Kodiak and the epicentre was 10 kilometers under the seabed. The National Tsunami Warning Center said Tsunami warnings were issued for … Continue reading 8.2 magnitude quake strikes coast of Alaska

CBI arrests SI of RPF in bribery case

AMN /New Delhi The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Sub Inspector(SI) of Railway Protection Force (RPF) in a bribery case. “Jay Ram, SI of RPF, Simuluguri (Assam) was arrested for accepting a bribe of Rs 6,500,” CBI said in a statement here on Tuesday. The probe agency said that a case was registered … Continue reading CBI arrests SI of RPF in bribery case

Pawan Kalyan’s party to do responsible politics in AP, Telengana

Our Correspondent / Hyderabad Actor turned politician and chief of Jana Sena Party Pawan Kalyan today said that his party would do responsible politics in states of Andhra Pardesh and Telengana. Addressing the party workers in Karimnagar town Pawan called for respecting cultures and languages of all regions, saying this is a must to keep … Continue reading Pawan Kalyan’s party to do responsible politics in AP, Telengana

NIA can not probe Hadiya’s marital status: SC

AMN / New Delhi The Supreme Court today allowed the National Investigating Agency (NIA) to probe all the aspects, except Hadiya’s marriage to Shafin Jahan. Apex court said that NIA to continue its probe into any criminality in the marriage of Hadiya, a Hindu woman from Kerala who converted to Islam, with Shafin Jahan but … Continue reading NIA can not probe Hadiya’s marital status: SC