Our Correspondent Renowned Indian classical musician in the Hindustani classical music tradition, Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan has been selected for prestigious Padma Vibhushan award. Ghulam Mustafa Khan is among three personalities who have been chosen for the prestigious award which is announced today. Others are Illaiyaraja musician from Tamil Nadu and Parameswaran Parameswaran (Literature … Continue reading Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan gets Padma Vibhushan
Rahul Gandhi has taken the mantle of Congress party at crucial juncture. It has to be seen how he emerges victorious facing onslaught of communal forces. By Andalib Akhter Marking a generational change Rahul Gandhi on Saturday ( December 16,2017) took over as the new President of India’s oldest political party, the Congress. The process … Continue reading RAHUL GANDHI, a Profile
THE MARSHAL OF THE INDIAN AIR FORCE ARJAN SINGH The Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh breathed his last today (Sep 16) at he Army Hospital (R&R), New Delhi. He was 98. He was admitted to the hospital following a cardiac arrest. Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh, DFC … Continue reading ARJAN SINGH: END OF A GLORIOUS ERA
Nandan Nilekani A Akhter On August Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services appointed Mr. Nandan Nilekani as the Non Executive Chairman of the Board. Nilekani, a successful entrepreneur and investor has played a pivotal role in India’s transition to a digital economy. Among his many achievements, Mr Nilekani … Continue reading Nandan Nilekani
AMN Shahid Khaqan Abbasi of PML-N’s was sworn in as the Prime Minister of Pakistan on August 1, 2017. He was elected by the lawmakers of Pakistan national Assembly bagging 221 votes to become the successor to ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Though he will be an interim PM for 45 days, he will have … Continue reading PROFILE- NEW PAK PM SHAHID ABBASI
Mr Ramnath Kovind was sworn in as the 14th President of India on July 25, 2107. He was administered the oath of office by Chief Justice of India Justice J S Khehar at a special function held at the Central hall of Indian Parliament. A lawyer, veteran political representative and long-time advocate of egalitarianism and … Continue reading Profile of President of India Ram Nath Kovind
By Andalib Akhter Ram Nath Kovind, the National Democratic Alliance’s presidential nominee for the India’s highest constitutional post could be seen by many as a surprised choice of BJP, but the people who know him believe he is best pick for country top post in current political scenario. His candidature has surprised many as … Continue reading Profile: Ram Nath Kovind
Opposition’s candidate for Presidential election Meira Kumar is a well know Dalit leader of the country. A five time member of Parliament, Congress leader Meira Kumar is the daughter of former deputy Prime Minister, freedom fighter and social crusader Babu Jagjivan Ram. She is the second Dalit leader to become Speaker after GMC Balyogi. Born … Continue reading Know about Meira Kumar
António Guterres, the ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations, took office on 1st January 2017. Having witnessed the suffering of the most vulnerable people on earth, in refugee camps and in war zones, the Secretary-General is determined to make human dignity the core of his work, and to serve as a peace broker, a bridge-builder … Continue reading Biography: António Guterres, UN Chief
AMN The new President-ASSOCHAM, Sandeep Jajodia, is young, self-motivated and dynamic visionary. He is a man of strong judgment and deep insight, who has concertedly led his Monnet Group’s emergence into a formidable corporate entity on the Indian economic horizon. With his committed focus and dedicated passion, Mr. Jajodia has steered the Group’s evolution as … Continue reading Sandeep Jajodia; President-ASSOCHAM
AMN / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court today criticised the Central Government and its authorities for their, wh ...
AMN / KATHMANDU India and Nepal have decided to promote tourism jointly. This was decided at the 2nd meeting ...