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President Kovind concludes his tour to Greece, Suriname & Cuba

AMN / NEW DELHI President Ram Nath Kovind has concluded his tour to Greece, Suriname and Cuba and is on his way back home. Briefing media Secretary East, in the Ministry of External Affairs Priti Saran said that the tour was successful. She said the President’s tour to Suriname coincided with the 145th anniversary of … Continue reading President Kovind concludes his tour to Greece, Suriname & Cuba

Bombay HC admits Purohit’s discharge plea

  The Bombay High Court today admitted a plea filed by Lt Col Prasad Shrikant Purohit, an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, challenging previous judgements of the HC and a special trial court that had rejected his discharge from the case. On December 18, 2017, the High Court had refused to quash a … Continue reading Bombay HC admits Purohit’s discharge plea

Mamata Banerjee Cancels China Trip

  KOLKATA: WEST BENGAL Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today cancelled her nine-day trip to China hours before she was to fly out after Beijing didn’t confirm her meetings with the communist party’s leadership “at an appropriate level”. The cancellation was announced by finance minister Amit Mitra at a hurriedly-called press meet in the state secretariat … Continue reading Mamata Banerjee Cancels China Trip

ED moves court to declare Mallya an offender under new fugitive law

AMN / NEW DELHI India today made its first move to clampdown on big bank loan defaulters under a new law as the Enforcement Directorate (ED) moved court against liquor baron Vijay Mallya seeking to declare him a ‘fugitive offender’. Officials said, ED filed an application before a special court in Mumbai, under the recently … Continue reading ED moves court to declare Mallya an offender under new fugitive law

Government bans Indian affiliates of al-Qaeda & ISIS

The centre has banned the Indian affiliates of al-Qaeda and Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The Home Ministry’s order says the two terror outfits are banned as they are involved in radicalising the Indian youths for ‘global jihad’ and acting against the Indian interests in the Indian sub-continent. The order also bans Islamic … Continue reading Government bans Indian affiliates of al-Qaeda & ISIS

Terrorists threatening human rights of citizens of Kashmir: Jaitely

AMN / NEW DELHI Union Minister Arun Jaitley today said, terrorists, are threatening the human rights of the citizens of Kashmir. In a Facebook post, Mr Jaitley said, the region, on the strength of its natural beauty, artisans and agriculture, has the potential of being the wealthiest per capita State in the country, but the … Continue reading Terrorists threatening human rights of citizens of Kashmir: Jaitely

Sushma meets European Commission President in Brussels

AMN External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on President of European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels last evening. MEA Spokesperson, Raveesh Kumar said in tweet that the two leaders exchanged views on progress made on the understandings reached during the last India-EU Summit in 2017. He said, India and EU are strategic and natural partners … Continue reading Sushma meets European Commission President in Brussels

President Kovind observes Yoga Day in Suriname along with his counterpart

Paramaribo President Ram Nath Kovind will observe the Yoga day in Suriname along with his Suriname counterpart Desire Delano Bouterse today. This will be the first time that heads of two countries will together participate in the International Yoga day. President arrived in the Suriname capital Paramaribo yesterday on the second leg of his three … Continue reading President Kovind observes Yoga Day in Suriname along with his counterpart

J&K: Policeman killed, two injured as terrorists attack in Srinagar

AMN In Jammu & Kashmir, one policeman was killed and two others injured after unidentified terrorists attacked a Police vehicle at Galander Pampore area in the Srinagar outskirts last evening. Security sources told MEDIA that the injured policemen were rushed to the hospital for specialized treatment, where one of the injured policemen, identified as Tanveer … Continue reading J&K: Policeman killed, two injured as terrorists attack in Srinagar

Bank Of Maharashtra Chairman Arrested in Rs. 3,000 Crore Fake Loans Case

WEB DESK The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) has arrested Ravindra P. Marathe, the Chairman and Managing Director of Bank of Maharashtra, in a case of Rs. 3,000 crore fraudulent loans extended to Pune’s DSK Group, an official said here on Wednesday. The EOW has also arrested the bank’s Executive Director Rajendra K. Gupta, Zonal Manager … Continue reading Bank Of Maharashtra Chairman Arrested in Rs. 3,000 Crore Fake Loans Case

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