Iraq sentences 16 Turkish women to death for joining IS

WEB DESK An Iraqi court sentenced 16 Turkish women to death by hanging for joining Islamic State. A judiciary spokesman on Sunday said the central criminal court issued the sentences after it was proven they belong to the Daesh terrorist group. Judge Abdul-Sattar al-Birqdar said the women also confessed to marrying Daesh elements or providing … Continue reading Iraq sentences 16 Turkish women to death for joining IS

J&K: 2 policemen killed in separate terror attacks

AMN Two policemen have been killed in two separate terrorist attacks on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir,. In one attack at famous Alamdar e Kashmir Sheikhul Alam Shrine at Chrar Sharieff in Budgam district, one policeman succumbed to injuries in the hospital. He has been identified as Kultar Singh. He was injured after unknown terrorists … Continue reading J&K: 2 policemen killed in separate terror attacks

Tens of thousands march in rival protests across Italy

WEB DESK Tens of thousands of people marched in rival far-right and anti-fascist demonstrations across Italy, ahead of next weekend’s election. Police said, 15 to 20,000 people attended a campaign rally in Milan led by Matteo Salvini, the head of anti-immigration group The League. The group, formerly known as the Northern League, is part of … Continue reading Tens of thousands march in rival protests across Italy

Govt to build New India free from caste, corruption: PM

AMN / SURAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, his government’s mission is to build a New India, which is free from politics of caste, communalism and corruption. Flagging off the Run for New India Marathon in Surat, Gujarat this evening, Mr Modi said, Centre wants to create an India where every citizen is empowered. … Continue reading Govt to build New India free from caste, corruption: PM

NIA approaches Interpol for securing arrest of Pak diplomat Zubair Siddiqui

WEB DESK India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) has initiated the process for securing an Interpol Red Corner notice against Pakistani diplomat Amir Zubair Siddiqui, who was chargesheeted last week for conspiring to launch terror strikes on the US and Israeli consulates in South India, reports All India Radio. Officials in the agency said, the paperwork … Continue reading NIA approaches Interpol for securing arrest of Pak diplomat Zubair Siddiqui

DUBAI Live updates: Sridevi’s body won’t be released tonight

Officials have revealed that Sridevi’s autopsy has been completed and the family is now awaiting laboratory reports conducted by the General Department of Forensic Evidence, Dubai. AMN / DUBAI / Body of Bollywood actress Sridevi who passed away in her hotel room in the Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, at 11pm on Saturday, would not be … Continue reading DUBAI Live updates: Sridevi’s body won’t be released tonight

DRDO conducts successful flight of Rustom 2

AMN Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO on Sunday successfully flew its Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle Rustom 2 at its Aeronautical Test Range at Chalakere in Chitradurga district of Karnataka. The flight assumes significance as this is the first flight in user configuration with higher power engine. All parameters were normal. Secretary, Department of Defence … Continue reading DRDO conducts successful flight of Rustom 2

China to keep President Xi Jinping in office indefinitely

AMN China’s ruling Communist Party on Sunday set the stage for President Xi Jinping to stay in office indefinitely, with a proposal to remove a constitutional clause limiting presidential service to just two terms in office. The announcement, carried by state news agency Xinhua said, the proposal had been made by the party’s Central Committee, … Continue reading China to keep President Xi Jinping in office indefinitely

President, VP,PM, Others express grief over Sridevi death

AMN / NEW DELHI President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani are among those who have expressed grief on the demise of the noted actress Sridevi. In a tweet, Mr Kovind said, Sridevi left millions of fans heartbroken. He said, her performances in films such as Moondram … Continue reading President, VP,PM, Others express grief over Sridevi death

UNSC asks for 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow for humanitarian aid

With Russia’s backing, the United Nations Security Council has unanimously demanded a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow for humanitarian aid deliveries and medical evacuations. The resolution, demanding the ceasefire without delay, was adopted last night, as the Syrian government forces pounded the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta where more than 500 people have been … Continue reading UNSC asks for 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow for humanitarian aid