आर्थिक सर्वेक्षण 2017-18: 7-7.5 फ़ीसदी विकास दर का अनुमान

AMN वर्ष 2017-18 के आर्थिक सर्वेक्षण में पूर्वानुमान लगाया गया है कि 2018-19 में देश के सकल घरेलू उत्‍पाद-जी डी पी में वृद्धि दर सात से साढ़े सात प्रतिशत तक रहेगी। इसमें कहा गया है कि पिछले वर्ष जो कई प्रमुख सुधार किये गये हैं उनकी वजह से वास्‍तविक जी डी पी वृद्धि दर इस … Continue reading आर्थिक सर्वेक्षण 2017-18: 7-7.5 फ़ीसदी विकास दर का अनुमान

Kasganj Violence a “Blot” On UP: Governor Ram Naik

LUCKNOW Uttar Pradesh Govenor Ram Naik today termed the Kasganj communal clash a “blot” on the state and asked the government to initiate measures to ensure such incidents did not recur. The governor noted that such an incident had occurred in the state for the first time in the last 9-10 months and described it … Continue reading Kasganj Violence a “Blot” On UP: Governor Ram Naik

UP: Kasganj limping back to normalcy, SIT to probe violence

Kasganj/Lucknow Situation in riot hit Kasganj district is slowly limping back to normalcy on Monday. Uttar Pradesh government has transferred the Superintendent of Police of Kasganj. Piyush Srivastava has been appointed as the new Kasganj SP and directed to take over charge immediately from Sunil Kumar Singh. Confirming the action on Monday evening, IG (Public … Continue reading UP: Kasganj limping back to normalcy, SIT to probe violence

India Open Boxing : Shiva, Kaushik and Sarjubala chalk out facile wins

HARPAL SINGH BEDI/ NEW DELHI World No. 3 Shiva Thapa, Manish Kaushik and Sarjubala led Indian charge into the next round of the SpiceJet India Open International Boxing tournament at the Thyagraj Indoor stadium New Delhi on Monday. Shiva started his campaign with a resounding 5-0 victory over Bhutan’s Dorji Wangdi. He didn’t exert himself … Continue reading India Open Boxing : Shiva, Kaushik and Sarjubala chalk out facile wins

36 killed as bus falls into canal in West Bengal

Baharampur (AMN) At least 36 people were killed and many injured when a packed bus with more than 60 passengers dashed against the railing of a bridge and plunged into a canal at Daulatabad, about 220 km from Kolkata, in Murshidabad district this morning. The accident occurred at Balirghat under Daulatabad police station area at … Continue reading 36 killed as bus falls into canal in West Bengal

Economic Survey predicts 7 to 7.5% of GDP growth in 2018-19

AMN / New Delhi Economic Survey 2017-18 tabled in Parliament today predicted 7 to 7.5 percent of country’s GDP growth in 2018-19. It says that a series of major reforms undertaken over the past year will allow real GDP growth to reach 6.75 percent this fiscal and will rise to 7.0 to 7.5 percent in … Continue reading Economic Survey predicts 7 to 7.5% of GDP growth in 2018-19

Khelo India: “Guru-Shishya’ tradition to be hallmark of Opening Ceremony

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi The legendary Indian tradition of ‘teacher-and-student’, referred to as the “Guru-Shishya Parampara” will be celebrated in grand style at the Opening Ceremony of the inaugural Khelo India School Games (KISG) at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on January 31. Depictions of numerous coach-athlete combinations in sports ranging from archery … Continue reading Khelo India: “Guru-Shishya’ tradition to be hallmark of Opening Ceremony

Badminton’s top seeds gear up for prestigious KISG titles

HARPAL SINGH BEDI / NEW DELHI Dhruv Rawat and Amit Rathore, Malvika Bansod and Aakarshi Kashyap have been given top seeding in badminton singles draw in the inaugural Khelo India School Games here. It would be a treat to watch the young guns compete in the badminton competition scheduled be held at the India Gandhi … Continue reading Badminton’s top seeds gear up for prestigious KISG titles

Boost in registered direct, indirect taxpayers post-demonetization & GST: CEA

AMN Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian today said implementing GST and responding quickly to transitional challenges are among the major achievements of the government in the past year. Giving highlights of the Economic Survey, Mr Subramanian in a series of tweets said, there are robust and broad-based signs of revival in economic activity. He said … Continue reading Boost in registered direct, indirect taxpayers post-demonetization & GST: CEA

Cow vigilantism: SC issues notice to UP, Rajasthan, Haryana

AMN / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court today sought responses from Rajasthan, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh for not following its order to take stern steps to stop violence in the name of cow vigilantism. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud issued notice and sought the … Continue reading Cow vigilantism: SC issues notice to UP, Rajasthan, Haryana