China files complaint with WTO over US steel tariff hike

AMN China has filed a complaint with the World Trade Organisation, WTO, challenging US President Donald Trump’s tariff hike on imported steel and aluminum. The trade body said today that China has requested 60 days of consultations with the US on the steel and aluminum dispute. If that fails, the next step could be for … Continue reading China files complaint with WTO over US steel tariff hike

CBI questions Lalu’s wife Rabri Devi in IRCTC case

CBI today questioned former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi in connection with alleged irregularities in IRCTC hotel tender. RJD sources said a CBI team conducted raids at her Patna residence this morning and asked several questions related to the alleged irregularities.

Govt bans imports of Oxytocin

AMN The Central government has banned the import of Oxytocin and asked the customs department to prevent any attempt to smuggle it into the country. The move comes after the Prime Minister’s Office held a meeting to check the “harmful effects of Oxytocin” as cases of its misuse by some dairy owners and farmers to … Continue reading Govt bans imports of Oxytocin

कांग्रेस के जवाब में 12 को मोदी-शाह का उपवास, BJP के सांसद भी होंगे शामिल

AMN एक दिन पहले ही कांग्रेस अध्यक्ष राहुल गांधी की अगुवाई में पार्टी नेताओं ने दलित और अल्पसंख्यक मुद्दों पर सरकार के खिलाफ उपवास किया था, अब गुरुवार को प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी विपक्ष के अलोकतांत्रिक रवैए के खिलाफ उपवास करेंगे। पूरे देश में भाजपा के सांसद और नेता भी अनशन पर बैठेंगे। जबकि भाजपा अध्यक्ष … Continue reading कांग्रेस के जवाब में 12 को मोदी-शाह का उपवास, BJP के सांसद भी होंगे शामिल

EPS pensioners can submit life certificate without Aadhaar

AMN Employee Pension Scheme (EPS) pensioners now can submit life certificate without Aadhaar or even if Aadhaar fingerprint authentication fails. The pensioners had been facing problems in submitting Jeevan Pramaan or life certificate digitally and non-submission of life certificate would have led to the stoppage of their pension. The EPFO has issued instructions to banks … Continue reading EPS pensioners can submit life certificate without Aadhaar

PM blames Opposition of putting hurdles from Parliament to streets

Our Correspondent / Motihari (Bihar) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accused the Opposition of trying to break up society and putting hurdles, from the Parliament to the streets, in the governments’ efforts to uplift the poor. The Prime Minister was addressing over 20,000 ambassadors of Cleanliness known as Swachhagrahis at the concluding ceremony of Centenary … Continue reading PM blames Opposition of putting hurdles from Parliament to streets

ED questions Karti Chidambaram in Aircel-Maxis case

AMN The Enforcement Directorate today questioned Karti Chidambaram in connection with the Aircel-Maxis money laundering case. It was the first time the agency questioned him in the case. The case is related to Foreign Investment Promotion Board approval granted in 2006 by the then Finance Minister and Karti’s father P Chidambaram.

PM Modi to observe day-long fast against Parliament disruption

AMN / NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe a day-long fast on Thursday along with BJP MPs to protest the washout of recently concluded Budget Session of Parliament. BJP President Amit Shah will sit on fast at Hubli in Karnataka on the same day. All BJP MPs will go on fast in their … Continue reading PM Modi to observe day-long fast against Parliament disruption

Modi can be defeated in Varanasi : Digvijay

New Delhi AICC General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has also said that if strategised well, Prime Minister Narendra Modi can be defeated not just in Varanasi but across the country. In an interview to India Today TV, Mr Singh, who completed his ‘Narmada Parkrama’ Yatra on Monday, said, ‘ Mr Gandhi will try his best to … Continue reading Modi can be defeated in Varanasi : Digvijay

Defence Minister Nirmala asks defence attaches to build stronger ties

AMN / NEW DELHI Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has asked Indian Defence Attaches posted abroad to play a proactive role in enhancing their role towards implementation of India’s defence cooperation and engagement in bilateral, regional and multilateral frameworks. In the first such engagement with them in New Delhi yesterday, the Minister outlined Indian interest in … Continue reading Defence Minister Nirmala asks defence attaches to build stronger ties