BREAKING NEWS: TDP PART WAYS WITH NDA GOVT

WEB DESK   TELGU DESAM PARTY, TDP LEADER CHANDRA BABU NAIDU tonight announced his party decision to part ways with ‘NDA government’ saying that later govt at centre has not fulfilled the aspiration of Andhra Pradesh. He said that TDP ministers at centre would resign from government onThursday. He however said that party will continue to … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: TDP PART WAYS WITH NDA GOVT

‘Rape Roko’: DCW chief Swati Maliwal detained on way to PMO

NEW DELHI Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal was detained on Wednesday when she, along with other members of the DCW, was going to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s office to hand over letters supporting the ‘Rape Roko’ campaign. “DCW chief was going to hand over 5.55-lakh letters to PMO India. She had even informed … Continue reading ‘Rape Roko’: DCW chief Swati Maliwal detained on way to PMO

Jaitley rules out special status for Andhra, offers special package

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Despite facing threats from NDA ally TDP, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today ruled out granting Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh but said the government was ready to give monetary equivalent of the same in the form of a special package. The Telugu Desam Party has threatened to quit the … Continue reading Jaitley rules out special status for Andhra, offers special package

Cabinet approves 2% DA to Central Govt employees

AMN /NEW DELHI Union Cabinet has approved two percent increase in Dearness Allowance (DA) to central government employees. The decision was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi today. The Cabinet gave its nod to release an additional instalment of DA to central government employees and Dearness Relief … Continue reading Cabinet approves 2% DA to Central Govt employees

Syama Prasad Mookerjee’s Bust Damaged in Kolkata

twitter photo AMN / KOLKATA In a apparent retaliatory action, BJP Icon Syama Prasad Mookerjee’s Bust was Damaged in Kolkata today A bust of Mookerjee was blackened and damaged and eyes and ears of the bust were damaged, apparently with a hammer, say the police. Syama Prasad Mookerjee was the founder of the Bharatiya Jan … Continue reading Syama Prasad Mookerjee’s Bust Damaged in Kolkata

You can book Rly tickets without paying in advance

Our Correspondent / New Delhi The Union Government today informed in the Lok Sabha that railways has introduced a new scheme for booking e-ticket online and making payment after 15 days through ‘ePaylater’. The scheme powered by M/s Arthashastra Fintech Pvt.Ltd., as pilot project, has been introduced by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd. … Continue reading You can book Rly tickets without paying in advance

BJP fields 8 Ministers for RS polls, Jaitley from UP

AMN / New Delhi The BJP today renominated eight retiring members including seven ministers for the March 23 Rajya Sabha polls. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has been nominated from Uttar Pradesh while Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has been shifted to Madhya Pradesh along with Social Justice and Empowerment Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot. Following a poorer … Continue reading BJP fields 8 Ministers for RS polls, Jaitley from UP

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India thrash Malaysia 5-1

Ipoh (Malaysia) Indian Team outclassed hosts Malaysia 5-1 to register their first win in the ongoing Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey tournament here today. The Indian team made a solid start to the game after scoring their first goal in the 10th minute as Shilanand Lakra took a pass from Gurjant Singh and pushed the ball … Continue reading Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India thrash Malaysia 5-1

Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Shetty stabbed

AMN / Bengaluru Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Vishvanath Shetty was stabbed in his office in Bengaluru today. Police have arrested the assailant Tejraj Sharma and rushed the Lokayukta to a private hospital. The assailant had come to meet the Lokayukta to discuss his case when he attacked Justice Shetty. After visiting the Lokayukta in the hospital, … Continue reading Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Shetty stabbed

Govt makes 5-fold hike in journalist welfare scheme

AMN /NEW DELHI The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has made a five-fold increase in a journalist welfare scheme from 20 lakh to one crore rupees. The scheme provides financial assistance to scribes and their families in times of extreme hardships. According to Ministry sources, the increase will be effective from April 1. The scheme covers … Continue reading Govt makes 5-fold hike in journalist welfare scheme