KARACHI: At least 26 people lost their lives in the ongoing string of firing incidents continued since Saturday in the city of Karachi in Pakistan. Unidentified gunmen are on the rampage in various areas of the city. The most affected area is Orangi Town, where polling was held after the ..
Colombo:Religious leaders in Sri Lanka are demanding the release of former army chief Sarath Fonseka.
Fonseka was convicted for corrupt arms deals and is now serving a 30-month jail sentence. He was also charged with conspiring to topple the government after his defeat to President Mahinda Rajapak
NEW DELHI: (AMN) India on Thursday demanded strong action against New Zealand’s TV anchor for making racial remarks against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit its prime news channel.
India conveyed its displeasure to New Zealand High Commissioner Rupert, who was summoned to External ..
NEW DELHI: The Asian People’s Solidarity for Palestine has decided to start on an Asian flotilla for the besieged Palestinians in the occupied Gaza strip.
The ‘Asia to Gaza Solidarity Caravan’ would begin its journey on December 2 this year. Around 500 civil resisters from 17 ..
BRUSSEL: The 8th Asia-Europe Summit [ASEM-8] begins here on Monday . Leaders of 46 Asian and European countries are attending the two day Summit, which opens at the Royal Palace.
Vice President M Hamid Ansari is here to attend the summit. The summit will focus on various issues including ..
NEW DELHI: (AMN) Vice-President Mohammed Hamid Ansari left for Brussels this morning to take part in the 8th Asia-Europe Summit (ASEM-8) which opens in the Belgian capital tomorrow. A high level official delegation is also accompanying the Vice President to the Summit.
NEW DELHI: In another ceasefire violation in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistani troops fired at Indian posts in Kerni sub-sector of Poonch district, but no casualty or damage were reported. According to AIR, firing between the two sides continued for almost two hours. There was no casualty or damage..
WASHINGTON: India has asked the US to ease its export control restrictions to allow high-end weapons technology tie-ups between the two countries. Expressing concerns on the export control restrictions, the Defence Minister Mr. A. K. Antony Sunday demanded an early solution to the issue. He is in ..
The Border Security Force (BSF) and Bangladesh Riffle (BDR) on Monday said that they are considering a plan of joint border management. Addressing a joint press conference after the conclusion of the five-day BSF-BDR talks in Dhaka, the Director General of BSF Raman Srivastava said that a plan..
TEHRAN: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Saturday called for formation of fact-finding team to re-examine the September 11 incident to prove that that was work of terrorist groups and this requires collective contribution of the US administration. The Iranian president on Saturday..
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AMN India has given a fresh set of papers to the UK in the extradition case of businessman Vijay Mallya. Ex ...
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AMN Union Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu has said that entertainment is one of the fastest growing busines ...