Munda sworn-in as Jharkhand CM

RANCHI: (AMN) A three member government led by BJP leader Arjun Munda sworn in here on Saturday at a simple ceremony. The oath of Secrecy was administered by the Governor M.O.H. Farooq to Arjun Munda as chief minister and AJSU Chief Sudesh Mahto and leader of the JMM Legislature Party in the ..

Munda to form govt on Sept 11

RANCHI: Governor M O H Farooq on Thursday invited BJP’s chief ministerial candidate Arjun Munda to take oath on September 11.

Raj Bhavan sources said that the Governor has asked Munda to prove his majority in the assembly within seven days of taking oath.

The invitation came after Munda called on

Two arrested in German Bakery blast case

MUMBAI: (AMN) The Mumbai Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Wednesday arrested two persons in connection with German Bakery blast in Pune. 18 persons were killed in the blasts which took place in February this year. RDX along with bomb making equipment were recovered from arrested persons. Maharashtra ..

Six- phase Bihar polls from Oct 21

NEW DELHI: The Election commission of India on Monday announced the date for the six phased Assembly elections in Bihar. The lections will be held in six phases from October 21to November 20. the first phase of the election will be held on October 21, second on 24 and third on 28 of same month ..

Maoists reject Nitish offer, ready to free cops

PATNA: Though the Maoists have agreed to release the three captive policemen on the ‘humanitarian ground’, they have refused to hold talks with the sate government.

According to a report from Jamui a Maoist leader on Saturday night told local media persons that the three policemen taken hostage ..

Govt prepares for Political solution of Kashmir

NEW DELHI: The Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday reiterated need for a political solution to the problems of Jammu and Kashmir. Admitting that the government has not been able to stop the vicious cycle of violence, he reiterated that an elusive ‘starting point’ would be found ..

Moists kill 9 security personnel

RAIPUR/ PATNA (AMN): Nine security personal were killed in two separate Naxal related violence in Chhattisgarh and Bihar. Five security personnel were killed in a Naxal ambush, suspected to have been laid to trap a senior Chhattisgarh minister, in the wee hours of Sunday in the Kanker district. Same

Huge cache of explosives recovered in Bihar

PATNA: Bihar police on Saturday recovered huge cache of highly explosive materials near Bakarpur in Munger district, some 200 KM from here.
According to Superintendent of Police Sunil Naik , the cache includes 2500 kilograms of amonium nitrate, 5000 dynamites, 300 detonators, besides ten ..

Illegal mining a problem of governance: Centre

New Delhi: The central government has found that illegal mining is basically a problem of governance.
Union Minister for Mines BK Handique during reply in Rajya Sabha the other day observed that because the state governments are not able to prevent and stop illegal mining, they should not ..

Committee to probe POSCO project in Orissa

NEW DELHI: The four-member fact-finding committee will probe into allegations of violations of Forests Rights Act, FRA by steel major POSCO in Orissa.
The team is headed by former Union Environment and Forests Secretary Meena Gupta. The team is visiting the proposed project site of steel major ..



Karun, Axar star in India A’s 7-wkt win over Afghanistan A

India-A comfortably beat Afghanistan-A by seven wickets to register their first-win in the tri-nation 'A' tour ...

Sri Lanka turn down PCB’s invitation to play T20 in Pakistan

The Sri Lankan cricket board has turned down an invitation from the Pakistan Cricket Board to send its team to ...



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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 ...