Bari to be leader of opposition in Bihar

PATNA: The Muslims of Bihar might not have got a chief minister from the community for a long time, but they are all set to get an equally responsible post in the 243 members Bihar legislative assembly. The responsibility of the leader of opposition would go to the state Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)..

Orissa blast kills five Christians

PHULBANI (Orissa): The remains of a police vehicle that bore the burnt of a landmine attack at Tanginiguda in April

Five Christians, including a pregnant woman and a child, were killed in a landmine blast in Orissa, eastern India on Saturday.
The blast occurred around 11 p.m. on Saturday at ..

CBI quizzes Swamy in Makkah Masjid blast case

HYDERABAD: (AMN) The Central bureau of investigation (CBI) investigating 2007 Makkah Masjid bomb blast and related terror activities across the country on Saturday began interrogation of Swami Asimanand who is said to be mastermind behind the terror acts. CBI sleuths took him into their custody ..

Census keeps track of dwindling Anglo-Indians

BY JULIAN S DAS,/ KOLKATA: A census of Anglo-Indians under way in West Bengal will help the community keep track of the dwindling flock and, they hope, redress their problems.
The census, the first in 60 years, includes all those who are 16 years of age or older. It started mid-November and will ..

Muslims improve tally in Bihar House

PATNA: While the whole Bihar is rejoicing the splendid victory of Nitish kumar in the Assembly elections, the Muslim in the state too have something to cheer exclusively. The Muslim representation in the Bihar Legislative House has increased substantially in the elections. Their tally has ..

BJP no more untouchable for Muslim in Bihar

PATNA: The only Muslim candidate from the party – Saba Zafar- won the election from Amour seat in muslim populated Purnia by a margin of by over 18,000 votes. Zafar defeated Abdul Jalil Mastan of the Congress. Also the Party leaders said that BJP candidates had done well in over 40 of 60 assembly

HC grants bail to mastermind of Kandhamal violence

BHUBANESWAR: The Orissa High Court has granted bail to the alleged mastermind of anti-Christian violence in Kandhamal district of the eastern Indian state.
Manoj Pradhan, a member of the state legislative assembly, was in jail since Sept. 20 after a court convicted him for culpable homicide.

Rivals join hands to excute AMU plan

MURSHIDABAD (West Bengal): Two rival parties in West Bengal on Saturday showed equal concern for the education of minorities here. Both the senior congress leader and the union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and the state chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee have all praise for new Aligarh ..

SC admits Petition on ‘excess voters’ in Assam

NEW DELHI: Fresh trouble is brewing for Muslims living in the border areas of Assam as their citizenship is all set to be verified once again.

The Supreme Court has admitted the Civil Writ Petition filed by Assam Public Works (APWs) that called for deletion of ‘excess voters’ from the electoral ..

Ajmer probe gives clue to Samjhouta blasts

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Sangh Parivar is likely to face more trouble in coming days as the Rajasthan Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) probing the Ajmer Dargah blasts has found link and similar modus operandi in Samjhouta express blasts.
Twin blasts shook two coaches of the Samjhauta Express running between ..



PR Sreejesh returns, Sardar Singh dropped from Commonwealth Games hockey squad

Hockey India has announced an 18-member Men's squad for the upcoming 21st Commonwealth Games to be held at Gol ...

All England Championship begins at Birmingham

In Badminton, the prestigious All England Championship began at Birmingham today. Former finalist and ace I ...



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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 ...


Manoj Bajpayee starrer “In the Shadows” to open IFFLA

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Entertainment is one of fastest growing businesses: Suresh Prabhu

AMN Union Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu has said that entertainment is one of the fastest growing busines ...