Indo-Japan friendship has huge potential for growth: Shinzo Abe

AMN / TOKYO External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe here today. The Minister conveyed the greetings of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to PM Abe. Mr Abe said that India Japan traditional friendship is characterised by heart-to-heart bonds and blessed with a huge potential for growth. MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar … Continue reading Indo-Japan friendship has huge potential for growth: Shinzo Abe

Good Friday Observed across India

AMN Good Friday, the day commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, is being observed across the world today. Prayers and masses have been organised in the Churches and Chapels. On this day, priests narrate the sufferings that Jesus Christ took upon himself for the sake of humanity. Christians across two Telugu states of Telangana and … Continue reading Good Friday Observed across India

Madhya Pradesh govt raises retirement age of employees

AMN Madhya Pradesh government has raised the retirement age of state government employees from 60 to 62 years. This was announced by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Bhopal today. He said the move will provide the opportunity to those who did not get promotions due to various reasons. Chief Minister said, there have been … Continue reading Madhya Pradesh govt raises retirement age of employees

A quick guide to embark on Chota Char Dham Yatra

ADVERTORIAL  A pilgrimage is not mere a vacation; it is a transformational journey during which significant change takes place. In fact a pilgrimage is the ultimate test of faith and such faith comes to life, when a devotee embarks on a Char Dham yatra (journey) to have a tryst with the omnipresent, omnipotent and the … Continue reading A quick guide to embark on Chota Char Dham Yatra

CBSE Paper Leak: Re-exam of Economics on April 25

Our Correspondent /NEW DELHI CBSE will conduct the re-examination of class 12th Economics paper on April 25th. Secretary School Education Anil Swarup aslo told media here today that the decision to conduct re-examination for class 10th for Mathematics paper will be taken in next 15 days. He said a preliminary enquiry has revealed that the … Continue reading CBSE Paper Leak: Re-exam of Economics on April 25

US on track to meet climate targets despite Trump: UN chief

WEB DESK   The United States is on track to meet the targets of the Paris climate agreement despite President Donald Trump’s plan to withdraw from the accord. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that emissions-cutting plans put in motion by American businesses, regional governments and cities meant that the goals set by the former US … Continue reading US on track to meet climate targets despite Trump: UN chief

Paper Leak: Delhi Police seeks reply from Google on mail alerting CBSE Chairman

AMN / NEW DELHI Delhi Police has sought reply from Google about the email that was sent to CBSE Chairperson in the CBSE paper leak case. An email was sent to the Chairperson with images of handwritten question papers. Official sources said the Police has also interacted with the CBSE officials about the question papers … Continue reading Paper Leak: Delhi Police seeks reply from Google on mail alerting CBSE Chairman

US issues work permits to spouses of H-1B visa holder Indians

WEB DESK The US has issued employment authorisation documents to spouses of more than 71,000 H-1B visa holders, A report said, over 90 percent of them are Indians. The previous Obama administration in 2015 had started issuing employment authorisation or work permits to the spouses of H-1B visas. The spouses or dependents of H-1B visa … Continue reading US issues work permits to spouses of H-1B visa holder Indians

NASA to send first mission to study ‘heart’ of Mars

AMN NASA is all set to send the first-ever mission dedicated to exploring the deep interior of Mars. The US space agency said today that it will launch on 5th of May, a stationary lander – InSight, which will be first NASA mission since the Apollo moon landings to place a seismometer, a device that … Continue reading NASA to send first mission to study ‘heart’ of Mars

Russia expels 150 diplomats and closure of US consulate in St Petersburg

WEB DESK Russia has announced that it will expel 150 western diplomats and close the US consulate in St Petersburg in retaliation for similar actions taken this week by British allies following poisoning of an ex-spy in the UK.Sergei Lavrov, the Russian foreign minister, said last evening, that the US ambassador had been informed of … Continue reading Russia expels 150 diplomats and closure of US consulate in St Petersburg