NEWSPAPERS SCAN -APRIL 10

NEWSPAPERS SCAN -APRIL 10 Different newspapers have taken different subjects as their lead stories today. DNA headline reads, It’s a triple delight – India at no-3″, on the medal winning spree of the Indian team at the Commonwealth games at Australia. “Shuttlers make history” says the Asian Age. The Pioneer reports on the front page … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN -APRIL 10

CWG 2018: India beat Malaysia 2-1 to qualify for semi-final

Gold Coast India defeated Malaysia 2-1 to seal a semi-final spot in the men’s hockey of the Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday. For India dragflicker Harmanpreet scored both the goals in 3rd and 44th minute, while for Malaysia the lone scorer was Faizal Saari 16th minute. With one more group game remaining, India will now … Continue reading CWG 2018: India beat Malaysia 2-1 to qualify for semi-final

CWG Games: Heena Sidhu wins women’s 25-meter pistol gold for India

  GOLD COAST As the Commonwealth Games entered the sixth day in Gold Coast today, shooter Heena Sidhu won women’s 25-meter pistol gold for India. However, her compatriot Annu Singh was eliminated from the same event. This is Heena’s first CWG individual gold medal – and second overall, after a team gold in 2010 – … Continue reading CWG Games: Heena Sidhu wins women’s 25-meter pistol gold for India

18 killed, 17 injured in road accident in Maharashtra

AMN / MUMBAI At least 18 people were killed and 17 injured in a major road accident near Khambatki ghat on Pune-Satara Highway. The accident took place at around 5:30 this morning when a tempo carrying around 35 workers overturned after hitting a barricade. The workers were heading for work in Vijapur district of Karnataka. … Continue reading 18 killed, 17 injured in road accident in Maharashtra

Kim Jong Un discusses future US talks at party meeting

WEB DESK North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un discussed future talks with the US at a party meeting. State media reported today, in his first official mention of dialogue with Washington ahead of a planned summit with US President Donald Trump. At the meeting of party officials today, Kim delivered a report on the development of … Continue reading Kim Jong Un discusses future US talks at party meeting

US agrees guided missiles for Qatar before Trump talks

AMN United States approved a deal to sell Qatar 300 million US dollars in guided missiles, on the eve of President Donald Trump’s White House meeting with Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. The Gulf emirate is host to the largest US air base in the Middle East, but ties have been clouded by a … Continue reading US agrees guided missiles for Qatar before Trump talks

UNSC holds an emergency meeting on suspected use of chemical weapons in Syria

WEB DESK The UN Security Council held an emergency meeting on the suspected use of chemical weapons in Syria, at the request of the United States and 8 other countries. The UN special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, took part in the meeting via a video link from Switzerland. He denounced the alleged use … Continue reading UNSC holds an emergency meeting on suspected use of chemical weapons in Syria

Rahul Congratulates IAS toppers Tina Dabi and Athar Shafi on their Wedding

AMN Congress president Rahul Gndhi today sent Congratulatory message to IAS toppers Tina Dabi and Athar Shafi on their wedding. “CongratulationsTina Dabi & Athar Amir-ul-Shafi, IAS toppers, batch of 2015, on your wedding! May your love grow from strength to strength and may you be an inspiration to all Indians in this age of growing … Continue reading Rahul Congratulates IAS toppers Tina Dabi and Athar Shafi on their Wedding

Chhattisgarh: 2 security personnel killed 5 injured in Maoist attack

  AMN Two security personnel were killed and five injured in a Maoist attack in Bijapur district of Bastar region of  Chhattisgarh on Monday. According to information received so far, district police personnel were returning in a bus from Kutru to Bijapur, after a search operation when maoists triggered a powerful blast targeting the bus … Continue reading Chhattisgarh: 2 security personnel killed 5 injured in Maoist attack

China bans exports of dual-use items to North Korea

WEB DESK China has banned the export to North Korea of some items with potential dual-use in weapons of mass destruction. The Chinese Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on its website that the list of items reflects a UN Security Council resolution adopted unanimously in September over North Korea’s ballistic missile and nuclear … Continue reading China bans exports of dual-use items to North Korea