Madarasa Principal to get President Award

KOLKATA: (AMN) In rare gesture of gratitude the West Bengal government has recommended the name of a Madarsa principal Anwar Hussain for National Teacher Award. Hussain would receive the highest recognition for a teacher on September 5 this year, at Rastrapati Bhavan.Hussain is the ..

Govt admits role of saffron groups in blasts

NEW DELHI: While admitting the role of ‘saffron terrorism’ in several bomb blasts, the union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday asked the chiefs of police forces to remain vigilant to counter such a terror campaign.
Inaugurating a conference of chiefs of police forces of the country, ..

HC backs Mohsina as Haj Committee Chief

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Former union minister and senior congress leader Mohsina Kidwai will remain the chairperson of the Haj Committee of India. The Delhi High Court on Wednesday upheld her election as Chairperson. The court also upheld the appointment of two Vice-Chairpersons of Haj Committee.

BJP Govt. to build Haj House in Karnataka

BANGALORE: The BJP Government in Karnatka has promised to construct a Haj House in the State. The proposed building would be constructed on a four acre plot at Belahalli, located on the route to Bangalore International Airport. Most of the states in India have built their Haj Houses, but Karnataka..

Kandhamal victims highlight govt. apathy

NEW DELHI: A National Peoples Tribunal (NPT) on the Kandhamal communal violence here highlighted the plight of victims and government apathy towards them.

The NPT was attended by some 400 people including 95 survivors from Kandhamal. The NPT has been organised by the National Solidarity Forum,..

Wahiduddin Khan gets Rajiv Sadbhavana Award

NEW DELHI: Noted spiritual scholar Maulana Wahiduddin Khan has been awarded with Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award on Friday.
He is 21st person to get this award since it was constituted in the memory of late Rajiv Gandhi in 1992 on the occasion of the golden jubilee of 1942 Quit India ..

SC asks SIT not to divulge Modi statements

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the Gujarat riots not to divulge the statement of Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi, recorded by it. A special bench headed by Justice ..

Lalu, Paswan shut door for Muslim CM, Dy CM

THE two so called Champions of Muslims, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Lok Jan Shakti Party supremo Ram Vilas Paswan on Monday announced formation of a “rock solid” alliance to over through the Nitish Kumar

23 charged as Babri Trial Begins from Monday

LUCKNOW: A special court here on Tuesday framed charges against 23 accused in Babri Masjid demolition case. The court will commence the formal trial in the case from August 23.

Special judge (Ayodhya Prakaran) Virendra Kumar has ..

Madani arrested, PDP to observe “black day”.

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: (AMN) People’s Democratic Party (PDP) chief Abdul Nasser Madani was on Tuesday taken into custody by the Karnataka and Kerala police jointly. He was arrested for his alleged involvement in the 2008 Bangalore bomb blasts. After his ..



Coach Constantine confident of India qualifying for the 2018 AFC U-23 championship

HSB / New Delhi Chief national coach Stephen Constantine, THursday exuded confidence that India will qualify ...

WBO sanctions fight between Vijender and China’s Zulpikar Maimaithiali

HARPAL SINGH BEDI /New Delhi Stage was cleared for much awaited fight between Indian boxing's poster boy Vije ...



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Mallya case: India gives fresh set of documents to UK

AMN India has given a fresh set of papers to the UK in the extradition case of businessman Vijay Mallya. Ex ...