PNB SCAM: ED raids over 45 locations in 15 cities

AMN / New Delhi The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today conducted searches at over 45 more locations in 15 cities across India in connection with the multi-crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam, an official said. The agency raided 10 places in Bengaluru, seven in Delhi, five each in Kolkata and Mumbai, four each in Chandigarh and … Continue reading PNB SCAM: ED raids over 45 locations in 15 cities

Rajasthan: Death toll rises to 18 in gas cylinder blast

AMN / AJMER The death toll has risen to 18 in Friday’s gas cylinder blast during a wedding ceremony in Beawar of Ajmer District. Amry, NDRF and SDRF are still carrying on relief and rescue operations. Superintendent of Police Ajmer, Rajendra Singh told MEDIA that 18 bodies have been recovered so far from the debris … Continue reading Rajasthan: Death toll rises to 18 in gas cylinder blast

Dalits hold angry protests across Gujarat, Mevani detained

Ahmedabad Dalits staged angry protests in different parts of Gujarat including Gandhinagar, Unjha, Chanasma and Patan in north Gujarat and Morbi in Saurashtra over the death of Vankar. Road-blocks, burning of vehicle tyres and slogan-shouting were witnessed on several state highways and several parts of national highways. At some places, police conducted baton charges to … Continue reading Dalits hold angry protests across Gujarat, Mevani detained

Congress demands white paper on Health of banks

Our Correspondent / New Delhi The Congress party today demanded the Narendra Modi government should bring a white paper on the health of Indian baking sector and that the banks should declare their losses due to bank frauds as also their total non-performing assets (NPAs) as on December 31, 2017. “Since the Budget session of … Continue reading Congress demands white paper on Health of banks

Kamal Haasan calls on Rajinikanth

AMN / Chennai Actor Kamal Haasan on Sunday called on veteran Rajinikanth at his residence here and termed the meet as “friendly meeting”. The meeting of two Tamil icons came days after Hassan ruled out an alliance with Rajinikanth’s political party for having ‘saffron hue’. Both the actors have announced their decision to plunge into … Continue reading Kamal Haasan calls on Rajinikanth

Judiciary has no right to formulate law: Law Minister

AMN / PATNA Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has categorically stated that judiciary has no right to formulate law and govern administration. Addressing the plenary session of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference in Patna, Mr Prasad said, these rights have been given to the elected government. He said, Parliament has the right to formulate law and … Continue reading Judiciary has no right to formulate law: Law Minister

Canadian PM visits Taj Mahal with family

AMN / AGRA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his family visited the Taj Mahal in Agra today. In the visitor’s book, Mr Trudeau termed the visit as wonderful saying that the Taj Mahal is one the most beautiful places in the world. Mr Trudeau arrived in New Delhi last evening on an eight-day visit … Continue reading Canadian PM visits Taj Mahal with family

PM lays foundation stone for Navi Mumbai airport

AMN / MUMBAI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday laid the foundation stone for Navi Mumbai International airport in Mumbai. He also inaugurated the fourth container terminal at Jawaharlal Nehru Port. Greeting the audiences in Marathi, Mr. Modi said, it is his pleasure to inaugurate two important infrastructure projects on the eve of Chhatrapati Shivaji … Continue reading PM lays foundation stone for Navi Mumbai airport

PM praises Maharashtra Business model

‘Magnetic Maharashtra: Convergence 2018’ AMN / Mumbai Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that Maharashtra had developed a magnetic strength that was attracting domestic as well as global investors. Inaugurating Maharashtra’s first Global Investor Summit ‘Magnetic Maharashtra: Convergence 2018’ here today PM said summits like Magnetic Maharashtra are a great example of cooperative competitive federalism. … Continue reading PM praises Maharashtra Business model

74% voter turnout recorded in Tripura polls

AGARTALA / NEW DELHI Voter turnout of 74 percent in Tripura assembly polls was recorded till 4 PM.  Briefing media in New Delhi this evening, Deputy Election Commissioner Sudeep Jain said, the poll percentage is likely to go up as people were still in queues to cast their vote. Mr Jain said, polling in the … Continue reading 74% voter turnout recorded in Tripura polls