Bihar: Campaign ends for 5th phase of polls

PATNA: Campaigning for the fifth phase of Assembly elections in Bihar ends on Sunday. 35 constituencies spread over 9 districts will go to polls in this phase on Tuesday. Campaigning has reached feverish pitch in the constituencies going to the polls in this phase. Senior leaders of various ..

AP: Rs one lakh to families of flood victims

HYEDRABAD: The Andhra Pradesh Government has announced an ex gratia of Rs one lakh rupees each to the families of those who died due to heavy rain. Besides, the state Government would provide input subsidy to farmers for the next crop and farm loans. Meanwhile, the number of deaths due to heavy..

Differences erupt in govt. over Pollavaram

NEW DELHI: Serious differences have surfaced between Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) and Ministry of Water Resources over the Pollavaram project.
A day after Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) had sent a show cause notice to the Andhra Pradesh government over the Pollavaram

Bill on Orissa transformation into Odisha soon

NEW DELHI: The centre has decided to pass the Orissa (Alteration of Name) Bill, 2010 in the coming winter session of parliament starting from Nov 9 said Union Parliamentry Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal.
Pawan Bansal also informed that the change of name from Orissa to ..

EC to check influence of liquor in Bihar

PATNA: (AMN) Taking serious note of the use of illicit liquor to allure innocent voters in Bihar, the Election Commission has instructed the authorities in the state to take a stern action against those found using liquor for luring the voters. Massive raids are being conducted to seize country..

Death toll rises to 25 in AP torrential rains

HYDERABAD: (AMN) Death toll due to torrential rains in the coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh has risen to 25. according to AIR nearly 6 lakh population has been affected in about 1100 villages in the Coastal and Rayalseema regions. Over 30,000 people are taking shelter in about 100 relief camps.

High security for 4th phase of Bihar polls

PATNA: (AMN) Elaborate security arrangements have been made to ensure free and fair polls during the fourth phase of Assembly elections in Bihar on Monday. 42 Assembly constituencies and Banka Parliamentary seat would go to poll on this phase. Out of these, 14 constituencies come under the naxal ..

FIRs against Lalu-Rabri for violating model code

PATNA: Police has lodged FIRs against RJD Chief Lalu Prasad and former CM Rabri Devi for allegedly violating the model code of conduct.
The two leaders reportedly took their security guards inside a booth of the Digha Assembly constituency in Patna to cast votes in the Assembly polls.

Govt acquires vast land near Ranchi for IT hub

RANCHI: The Jharkhand government is acquiring 1,000 acres of land near Ranchi for developing an IT hub. The government has decided to make the state new ‘silicon valley’ of the country.
According to the Chief Secretary, Ashok Kumar Singh, very soon the area will be acquired and it will be ..

All sections to be consulted for J&K solution

LEH: (AMN) Home Minister P. Chidambaram has said that all the sections of people of the state would be consulted to find solution to the Kashmir issue.
Home minister who is in Ladakh for two-day visit of border areas of Jammu and Kashmir met with leaders of various political parties and has ..



H S Prannoy wins US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton title

Indian Shuttler H S Prannoy has won the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament title defeating his compa ...

Meghalaya CM launches ‘Mission Football’ in Shillong

Meghalaya Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma launched ‘Mission Football’ at a grand ceremony at JN Sports Comp ...



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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 ...