Gen VK Singh leaves for Iraq to bring back bodies of 39 Indians

AMN / NEW DELHI Minister of State for External Affairs, Gen V K Singh left for Iraq by a special flight today to bring back the mortal remains of 39 Indians who were killed by the Islamic State in Mosul. The remains were found in a mass grave in Badoush village on the outskirts of … Continue reading Gen VK Singh leaves for Iraq to bring back bodies of 39 Indians

Bhopal jail authorities tortured under-trial SIMI men, denied them food: NHRC report

WEB DESK A National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) team has found that SIMI men lodged in Bhopal Central Jail were subjected to torture by officials and being denied basic needs like adequate food and sleep. It is happening after the October 31, 2016, encounter of some undertrials. Quting NHRC report, Indian Express reports that the … Continue reading Bhopal jail authorities tortured under-trial SIMI men, denied them food: NHRC report

Class 10th Sanskrit paper circulated on social media is fake: CBSE

AMN CBSE has said the question paper of Sanskrit of Class 10th being circulated on social media is fake. In a statement, CBSE said, the question paper was verified to be from an earlier year. The board has alerted the students not to believe or subscribe to any such sites. The board has requested not … Continue reading Class 10th Sanskrit paper circulated on social media is fake: CBSE

NHRC notice to MP Govt over strip-search of the girls in Sagar

New Delhi The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC has taken suo motu cognizance of media reports that the warden of the Rani Laxmi Bai Hostel of Dr Hari Singh Gour University, Sagar striped searched the hostel girls over disposed sanitary pads in the hostel premises on the 25th March, 2018. The Commission has issued a … Continue reading NHRC notice to MP Govt over strip-search of the girls in Sagar

West Bengal: BJP delegation to visit riot-hit Asansol, Raniganj

AMN A four-member BJP delegation will visit riot-affected areas of Asansol and Raniganj in West Burdwan district of West Bengal to take stock of the situation. The delegation led by party spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain, will also talk to victims of riots triggered during Ram Navami processions. The delegation also comprising OP Mathur, Roopa Ganguly and … Continue reading West Bengal: BJP delegation to visit riot-hit Asansol, Raniganj

11 Killed, many trapped as building collapsed in Indore

AMN /INDORE At least 11 people were killed when a four-storey building of a hotel collapsed late last night in Indore in Madhya Pradesh. Many people are feared trapped in the debris. Rescue operation is on to pull out the people trapped in the debris. The building was very old and it collapsed after a … Continue reading 11 Killed, many trapped as building collapsed in Indore

Easter being celebrated across the globe

AMN Easter, marking the resurrection of Jesus Christ, is being celebrated across the globe today. The resurrection was announced at the stroke of midnight at churches and special prayers were held to mark the day. Reports of celebrations have been received from different parts of the country including Goa, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Mizoram and Meghalaya. … Continue reading Easter being celebrated across the globe

E-way bill system comes into force

AMN / NEW DELHI The Uniform System of e-way Bill for inter-State movement of goods has come into force today. Under the new system, every transporter will have to carry a system-generated bill to move goods from one place to another. Under Goods and Services Tax, the e-way bill will be mandatory for inter-state transportation … Continue reading E-way bill system comes into force

J&K: 8 terrorists killed in separate encounters

 AMN Eight terrorists, including a dreaded Hizbul Mujahideen commander, were killed in three separate encounters with security forces in South Kashmir today. Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police SP Vaid said, while one terrorist was killed in Anantnag district, seven ultras were gunned down in Shopian. The DGP said, the third encounter is on … Continue reading J&K: 8 terrorists killed in separate encounters

CBSE paper leak: Delhi Police arrests 3 accused

AMN / NEW DELHI The Delhi Police today arrested three people in connection with the CBSE paper leak case. Two of the arrested are teachers and the other runs a coaching centre. The accused will be produced before a court this afternoon. It is alleged that the teachers clicked photos of the paper and passed … Continue reading CBSE paper leak: Delhi Police arrests 3 accused