Politics dominates farewell speeches in Rajya Sabha

By BISHESHWAR MISHRA / AMN /NEW DELHI Rajya Sabha today bid farewell to 59 retiring members. Giving a halt to political acrimony, all members cooperated with Rajya Sabha chairman Venkaiah Naidu in running the House for farewell speeches smoothly. Subtle political jibes however prevailed over the traditional farewell speeches. Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was … Continue reading Politics dominates farewell speeches in Rajya Sabha

Paper Leak: CBSE to re-conduct exam of Class 10 maths, Class 12 economics

 Prime Minister expressed unhappiness over the paper leak   Our Correspondent / New Delhi The Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE has decided to re-conduct the examination of mathematics paper of Class 10th and economics paper of Class 12th in the wake of the reports of paper leaks. The Board said the dates of fresh examinations … Continue reading Paper Leak: CBSE to re-conduct exam of Class 10 maths, Class 12 economics

SC rejects plea for fresh probe into Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination

  Our Correspondent / New Delhi Supreme Court today rejected a plea seeking a fresh investigation into the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi. A bench comprising justices SA Bobde and L Nageswara Rao dismissed the plea by Pankaj Phadnis seeking re-investigation on the basis of fresh material which the petitioner said was not available earlier.   … Continue reading SC rejects plea for fresh probe into Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination

Rajya Sabha bids farewell to retiring members

AMN The Rajya Sabha today bid farewell to the retiring members with Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauding them for their valuable contribution to the cause of country’s development. He said their contribution accompanied by experience will be a value addition to the Upper House. Mr Modi said that his office doors are always open to … Continue reading Rajya Sabha bids farewell to retiring members

Centre seeks report from West Bengal on violence during Ram Navami

AMN / NEW DELHI Centre has asked West Bengal government to submit a report on incidents of arson and violence during Ram Navami processions in the state during the past two days. Officials said, Union Home Ministry has also offered assistance of paramilitary forces in the light of reports of continuing violence and tension in … Continue reading Centre seeks report from West Bengal on violence during Ram Navami

रामनवमी की झांकी में हत्या का आरोपी ‘शम्भू’ बना हीरो

जोधपुर रविवार को शहर में रामनवमी उत्सव के दौरान एक एक झांकी में मोहम्मद अफ़राज़ुल को जिंदा जलाए जाने वाले शम्भूलाल रैगार को हीरो के रूप में दिखाया गया। समाचार एजेंसी एएनआई के अनुसार शम्भूलाल रैगार के सम्मान में यह झांकी निकाली गई जिसमें उसकी शक्ल वाले आदमी को एक सुशोभित कुर्सी पर बैठाया हुआ … Continue reading रामनवमी की झांकी में हत्या का आरोपी ‘शम्भू’ बना हीरो

RAJASTHAN: Ram Navami tableau glorifies murder accused Shambhulal Regar

AMN / Jodhpur IN highly shamful act, a tableau of murder accused Shambhulal Regar was taken out by Hindu outfits on March 25 during a Ram Navami procession here. Shambhu Lal Raigar had allegedly hacked and burnt to death a 48-year-old Muslim labourer from West Bengal, Mohammed Afrazaul, at Rajsamand in December last year, In … Continue reading RAJASTHAN: Ram Navami tableau glorifies murder accused Shambhulal Regar

No evidence of Sambhaji Bhide role in violence: CM Fadnavis

AMN / MUMBAI Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said there is evidence of Smbaji Bhide’s role in Bhima Koregaon violence. “There is not a single document or evidence to substantiate the role of Sambhaji Bhide in the Koregaon Bhima incident,” CM said in the Maharashtra Assembly On January 1 this year, lakhs of Dalits … Continue reading No evidence of Sambhaji Bhide role in violence: CM Fadnavis

I-T offices to remain open from March 29 to 31 for filing returns

AMN Income Tax Offices throughout India will remain open from 29th to 31st March despite being holidays. This is to facilitate the filing of Income Tax Returns and completion of associated work. The Finance Ministry, in a release, said, all efforts will be made to provide assistance to taxpayers and facilitate the filing of returns … Continue reading I-T offices to remain open from March 29 to 31 for filing returns

Moscow accuses Washington of pressurizing nations for expulsion of Russian diplomats

AMN Moscow has accused Washington of pressuring nations to carry out a mass expulsion of its diplomats in response to a nerve agent attack in the UK. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused the United States of colossal blackmail and said, there were few independent countries left in modern Europe. The expulsion of about 100 Russians … Continue reading Moscow accuses Washington of pressurizing nations for expulsion of Russian diplomats