Rajnath lauds CRPF role in facing various security challenges

AMN/Gurugram Home Minister Rajnath Singh today lauded the role of CRPF in meeting various security challenges posed by terrorism, Left-wing extremist violence and insurgents in the North East. Addressing the CRPF’s 79th Raising Day Parade at Gurugram, Mr Singh recalled several incidents where valiant jawans of CRPF successfully thwarted miscreants’ evil designs. He said the … Continue reading Rajnath lauds CRPF role in facing various security challenges

Rajya Sabha results not to affect SP-BSP alliance: Mayawati

  AMN / Lucknow BSP supremo Mayawati today made it clear that the defeat will not affect its ties with Samajwadi Paty. She termed BJP’s victory for the 10th Rajya Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh as “immoral”. “I would like to tell BJP that their malpractices will not succeed in breaking the ties between SP … Continue reading Rajya Sabha results not to affect SP-BSP alliance: Mayawati

Anna’s hunger strike enters 2nd day

“will continue hunger strike despite fall in health” New Delhi Anna Hazare on Saturday said that despite the deterioration inhis health, he would continue with his protest. Anna is on hunger strike against non appointment of Lokpal and on the issue of farmers’ distress. “Today, is the second day. My BP has gone down, doctor … Continue reading Anna’s hunger strike enters 2nd day

Lalu Prasad gets 14 years jail in fourth fodder scam case

AMN / RJD Chief Lalu Prasad was sentenced to 14 years in jail by a special CBI court in Ranchi in the fourth fodder scam case today. He was given two sentences of seven years each under various sections. Judge Shivpal Singh ordered that both the sentence will run consecutively. The court also imposed a … Continue reading Lalu Prasad gets 14 years jail in fourth fodder scam case

ED attaches Nirav Modi’s properties worth Rs 25 crore

WEB DESK The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached properties worth 25 crore rupees of diamond jeweller Nirav Modi in connection with its ongoing probe into the Punjab National Bank fraud case. The fresh seizure includes antique jewellery, a diamond ring valued at 10 crore rupees, costly watches and paintings. Officials said, the recovery was made … Continue reading ED attaches Nirav Modi’s properties worth Rs 25 crore

2 terrorists killed in an encounter in J&K

AMN Two terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir today. Police said, acting on specific information about the presence of terrorists at Shistragam village in Dooru area, security forces launched a search and cordon operation late last night. There was some exchange of fire, before the … Continue reading 2 terrorists killed in an encounter in J&K

On World TB Day, Govt launches new initiatives to combat TB

Secretary, @MoHFW_INDIA, Smt. Preeti Sudan addresses the participants at a function, on occasion of #WorldTBDay 2018’, in New Delhi pic.twitter.com/AxW2DL3xi3 — PIB India (@PIB_India) March 24, 2018 NEW DELHI “We are already aligned with world TB treatment protocols. It has to a mission to End TB by 2025, through community participation, involving civil societies and … Continue reading On World TB Day, Govt launches new initiatives to combat TB

4 DRF personnel Injured in IED Blast in Chhattisgarh

AMN four personnel of District Reserve Force were injured today in an IED blast triggered by Maoists in Sukma district of tribal Bastar region in Chhattisgarh,. Deputy Inspector General of Police, P Sounder Raj said the incident took place when the forces were on a search and combing operation in the forests of Phulbagdi area. … Continue reading 4 DRF personnel Injured in IED Blast in Chhattisgarh

Russia says over 105,000 civilians have left Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

WEB DESK Russia’s Defence Ministry has said, more than one lakh people had left eastern Ghouta, since government forces began an assault to retake it a month ago. In a statement, it said, about 3,100 militants and their family members have left the settlement of Harasta in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta over the past one day … Continue reading Russia says over 105,000 civilians have left Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

Hunger is on rise worldwide mainly because of conflict: UN

AMN Hunger is on the rise worldwide mainly because “people won’t stop shooting at each other,” the head of the United Nations food relief agency said Friday, telling the Security Council that if it did more to break the link between conflict and hunger, countless lives could be saved. Security Council can and must do … Continue reading Hunger is on rise worldwide mainly because of conflict: UN