ASI to help Maha Government in conservation of Raigad Fort

Vinit Wahi / New Delhi  In order to restore and conserve the historic Raigad Fort, a Memorandum of Understanding would be signed between the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and the Government of Maharashtra, informed the Chief Minister, Devendra Fadnavis here. The Chief Minister was in Delhi to meet the PMO officials to deliberate on … Continue reading ASI to help Maha Government in conservation of Raigad Fort

India will be key driver of global energy demand: PM

AMN / New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that India will be a key driver of energy demand in the next two to five years. Speaking at the 16th International Energy Forum Ministerial Meeting, the PM stressed need for access to clean, affordable and sustainable supply of energy. ‘Energy consumption has shifted to … Continue reading India will be key driver of global energy demand: PM

Karan Johar to launch two newcomers

Mumbai Producer/ Director Karan Johar is ready to launch two new faces in Bollywood with “Student Of The Year 2”, the second instalment of his own 2012 directorial “Student Of The Year”. Young star Tiger Shroff plays the male lead in the new film. “Student Of The Year 2” is being directed by Punit Malhotra, … Continue reading Karan Johar to launch two newcomers

IPL: Chennai win toss, opt to field against Kolkata

  In IPL Cricket, Chennai Super Kings won the toss and elected to field against Kolkata Knight Riders at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai today. Sunrisers Hyderabad had thrashed Rajasthan Royals by nine wickets at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad last night.

CWG: Shooter Shreyasi wins gold in women’s Double Trap

AMN / Gold Coast / Indian shooter Shreyasi Singh gave India its 12th Gold medal of the Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast today. She bagged the coveted yellow metal in the Women’s Double Trap event, after beating Aussie Emma Cox in the shootout. Emma settled for a Silver, while the Bronze went to Scotland’s Linda … Continue reading CWG: Shooter Shreyasi wins gold in women’s Double Trap

UNSC rejects Russian resolution on use of chemical weapons in Syria

WEB DESK UN Security Council has rejected a Russian-drafted resolution on investigating chemical weapons use in Syria after Moscow vetoed a competing US-proposed measure. Six countries including China and Russia backed the measure, while seven nations voted against. Two countries abstained from the voting. A draft resolution requires nine votes to be adopted in the … Continue reading UNSC rejects Russian resolution on use of chemical weapons in Syria

Facebook to ensure protection of integrity of elections in India: Mark Zuckerberg

WEB DESK Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has said, he wants to ensure the protection of the integrity of elections. In a joint hearing of the US Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees, Zuckerberg said, there are several important elections this year in countries like India, Hungary and Brazil and his company wants to ensure the protection … Continue reading Facebook to ensure protection of integrity of elections in India: Mark Zuckerberg

BJP seeks Rahul’s apology after Zuckerberg accepts data theft

New Delhi The BJP today sought an apology from Congress President Rahul Gandhi and asked him to ensure not to “manipulate” voters and “divide” the society in view of allegations of data theft by political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica (CA). “Now that Cambridge Analytica’s role in manipulating elections is clear and Facebook has assured to … Continue reading BJP seeks Rahul’s apology after Zuckerberg accepts data theft

BJP hits back at Congress over Piyush Goyal’s business interests

  AMN BJP has hit back at the Congress over its allegations against Union minister Piyush Goyal, saying that party is making false, sensational and scurrilous statements to divert attention from the many scams committed by it. In a statement, the BJP said that Congress is misrepresenting the income earned by Goyal through professional consultancy. … Continue reading BJP hits back at Congress over Piyush Goyal’s business interests

Soldier, civilian killed in J&K gunfight

AMN /Srinagar An Army jawan and a civilian were killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Khudwani area of Kulgam district today. Officials said, two Army personnel and a CRPF jawan were also injured. Two to three terrorists suspected to be Lashkar-e-Toiba cadres are believed to be trapped in a house where … Continue reading Soldier, civilian killed in J&K gunfight