Govt focusses on horticulture, food processing: Agri Minister

AMN Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has reiterated the government’s commitment to double the income of farmers by 2022. Inaugurating a national conference on doubling farmers income in New Delhi today, Mr Singh said, the poor, farmers and rural population have always been the focus of Narendra Modi government and this year’s general budget reflects … Continue reading Govt focusses on horticulture, food processing: Agri Minister

PNB fraud: ED raids Nirav Modi’s Mumbai residence

As raids continued for the fifth consecutive day in connection with the 11,400 crore PNB scam, the Enforcement Directorate today raided diamond merchant Nirav Modi’s Mumbai residence. According to media reports, ED officials searched his Samudra Mahal bungalow in South Mumbai. ED also conducted searches at 38 other locations including Mumbai, Pune, Aurangabad, Thane, Kolkata, … Continue reading PNB fraud: ED raids Nirav Modi’s Mumbai residence

Gujarat: BJP wins local body polls

AMN The BJP got victory in the local body polls in Gujarat. The ruling party has won 47 municipalities out of 75. Congress has won 16 municipalities. Among the other parties, NCP and BSP got one each. In six, no one got a majority, while independents got 4. BJP had already won Jafarabad Municipality as … Continue reading Gujarat: BJP wins local body polls

CBI files case against Rotomac pens owner

He is allegedly loan default of over Rs 800 cr  The CBI has registered a case against Rotomac pen promoter Vikram Kothari and his family in connection with a case related to the alleged swindling of 3,695 crore rupees of bank loan. The case against three directors of the company including Kothari and others was … Continue reading CBI files case against Rotomac pens owner

Maldives: Prez Yameen asks Parliament to extend emergency

WEB DESK Maldives President Abdulla Yameen today asked Parliament to extend the ongoing emergency in the country for an additional 15 days even as opposition MPs boycotted the session. MPs loyal to the President voted to send the proposal to the national security committee for debate, with 38 out of 39 voting in favour. All … Continue reading Maldives: Prez Yameen asks Parliament to extend emergency

SEVERAL DEAD AS BUS PLUNGED INTO TRENCH IN PATNA

SEVERAL PEOPLE WERE REPORTED DEAD AS BUS CARRYING BARAT PLUNGED INTO TRENCH  NEAR PATNA MONDAY EVENING. ACCORDING TO REPORTS NEARLY A DOZEN PEOPLE WERE KILLED AND 30 INJURED WHEN A BUS CARRYING BARATI FROM PLUNGED INTO TRENCH NEAR SURKSHA BANDH..INJURED HAVE BEEN SEND TO NALANDA MEDICAL COLLEGE..

Delhi Govt launches “Mission Buniyaad” for schools

Vinit Wahi / NEW DELHI Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister, Manish Sisodia announced the launch of “Mission Buniyaad” for improving learning levels of children studying in Delhi government schools as well as municipal schools. The programme is being designed on the lines of Delhi government’s Chunauti scheme, after two rounds of meetings chaired by … Continue reading Delhi Govt launches “Mission Buniyaad” for schools

CBI seals Punjab National Bank’s Brady House branch in Mumbai

AMN The CBI today sealed the Brady House Branch of the Punjab National Bank in Mumbai in connection with the alleged 11,400 crore rupee fraud case involving billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi and his business partner Mehul Choksi. The agency posted an official notice outside the branch, which the bank’s second largest national outlet. CBI had … Continue reading CBI seals Punjab National Bank’s Brady House branch in Mumbai

तलाक बिल के विरोध में मुस्लिम महिलाओं का विशाल प्रदर्शन

कहा यह बिल समाज विरोधी भी है क्योंकि इस में एक सामाजिक अनुबंध को सज़ा का पात्र बनाया जा रहा है AMN /पटना बिहार की राजधानी पटना में मुस्लिम महिलाओं ने तलाक विरोधी बिल (दी मुस्लिम विमेन प्रोटेक्शन ऑफ राइट ऑन मैरिज ) बिल 2017 के विरोध में रविवार विशाल परदर्शन किया। हजारों की संख्या … Continue reading तलाक बिल के विरोध में मुस्लिम महिलाओं का विशाल प्रदर्शन

Iran has no Military bases in Syria says Iranian FM

AMN Iran has said, it has no military bases or military presence in Syria. Talking to reporters, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, however, said Iran sends military advisors to help the Syrian government fight terrorists. The statement comes amid Israeli and US officials’ concern over alleged Iranian presence in Syria, a claim that Tehran has … Continue reading Iran has no Military bases in Syria says Iranian FM