AMN Polling for the third phase of elections in 69 Assembly seats ended peacefully today barring some minor incidents. Initial reports say, around 65 per cent of the 2.4 crore voters exercised their franchise. Polling, which began at 7 AM, concluded at 5 PM. The fate of 826 candidates in this phase has been sealed. … Continue reading UP Polls: Polling for third phase ends peacefully
AMN / KOHIMA Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang today decided to step down as Chief Minister in a dramatic turn of events in the violence-hit state. A statement from the Chief Minister’s Office confirmed that Mr. Zeliang was stepping down and a consensus leader will be chosen on Feb 20 at Naga People’s Front … Continue reading Nagaland: T R Zeliang steps down as CM in dramatic turn of events
AMN India’s Vice President Hamid Ansari arrived in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda in the first leg of his five days’ tour to two prominent east African countries Rwanda and Uganda today. He was given warm and friendly welcome on the Kigali international airport. He was received by president of Rwandan Senate Mr Bernard Makuza. … Continue reading Vice President Hamid Ansari arrives in Rwanda
AMN The much-awaited landmark bill to regulate marriages of minority Hindus in Pakistan is set to become a law soon. The Hindu Marriage Bill 2017, the first elaborate Hindu community’s personal law, has unanimously been adopted by the Senate. The bill — approved by the National Assembly on Sept 26, 2015 —It is likely to … Continue reading Pakistan Senate passes landmark Hindu marriage bill
AMN Moderate to Brisk Polling is going on for the third phase of assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh. About 40 percent polling has been recorded till 2.00 PM. Voting is taking place for 69 constituencies spread over 12 districts. Polling, which began at 7 AM, will end at 5 PM. Polling is progressing smoothly barring … Continue reading Uttar Pradesh: Voting going on for 3rd phase of polls
AMN / Tamil Nadu: Palaniswami wins trust vote. 122 legislators voted in favour of E Palaniswamy and 11 against. We will get to know the truth once we go back to our constituencies. The voters have been betrayed by MLAs: O Panneerselvam. Chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy has won the trust vote, after 122 MLAs voted … Continue reading Tamil Nadu: Palaniswami wins trust vote
India has lamented that the UN has been unable to define terrorism at a time when radical terror factories like Islamic State and their surrogates like Lashkar-e-Taiba are challenging the nation state and asked the national governments to make policies for sustaining peace. Addressing the Foreign Ministers of G-20 countries in Bonn, Minister of State … Continue reading UN has not been able to define terrorism; regrets India
———Demonetisation———– AMN / Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said normalcy had been restored within few weeks of the decision to recall 86 per cent of the currency notes in circulation and now there was no shortage of notes in market. He said, currency note printing presses of Reserve Bank of India as well as … Continue reading There is no shortage of notes in market: Jaitley
AMN / Election Commission today issued notice to V K Sasikala over her appointment as interim General Secretary of AIADMK. The O Panneerselvam faction of the AIADMK had challenged her appointment in front of the poll body. The Commission has asked Sasikala to explain her position by 28th of this month. Yesterday, a delegation of … Continue reading EC notice to V K Sasikala over appointment as General Secretary of AIADMK
Big blow for Akhilesh Govt Our Correspondent In major setback for Akhilesh Yadav government, Supreme Court of India today ordered the registration of a FIR against Uttar Pradesh Minister Gayatri Prajapati for a gang rape and sexual harassment case. सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने यूपी सरकार में मंत्री गायत्री प्रजापति के खिलाफ FIR दर्ज करने के आदेश … Continue reading SC orders FIR against UP minister Gayatri Prajapati in rape case
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