REGIONAL AWAAZ

2 unidentified terrorists killed in an encounter in Srinagar

WEB DESK Two unidentified terrorists were killed in an encounter- terrorist operation in Mujgund area of Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir, last evening. Three police personnel were also injured in the gunfight who were shifted to military hospital for treatment. The gunfight broke out after the joint team of security forces launched a cordon-and-search-operation in … Continue reading 2 unidentified terrorists killed in an encounter in Srinagar

Maha govt seeks Rs 7,963 cr from Centre for mitigation of drought

AMN / NEW DELHI Maharashtra Government has sought financial assistance of 7,963 crore rupees from the Centre for mitigation of drought, Maharashtra Chief Minister, Devendra Fadnavis has said. On Friday Fadnavis met Principal Secretary to Prime Minister, Mr. Nripendra Misra here to submit the proposal. As the central delegation is currently in Maharashtra to assess … Continue reading Maha govt seeks Rs 7,963 cr from Centre for mitigation of drought

ADB, Centre sign 85 mn dollar loan to support Odisha skill development project

  AMN The Centre and Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed an 85 million dollar loan to improve skill development eco-system in Odisha. An advanced skill training centre, the World Skill Center (WSC) will also be established in Bhubaneswar with the help of a loan. The Odisha Skill Development Project agreement was signed by Additional … Continue reading ADB, Centre sign 85 mn dollar loan to support Odisha skill development project

J&K: Mehbooba meets dissident Baig

WEB DESK Mehbooba dropped at Baig’s residence at around 5 pm and the two leaders had a meeting for almost an hour, reports Greater Kashmir quoting sources. Though it was not immediately known what transpired in the closed-door meeting, the deliberations however assume significance as Mehbooba, a former chief minister, is battling rebellion within her … Continue reading J&K: Mehbooba meets dissident Baig

10 JeM militants arrested in Kashmir Valley

AMN / SRINAGAR Jammu & Kashmir police have busted two modules of Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) militants outfit and arrested 10 terrorists in Tral and Khrew area in Pulwama district. A police statement said that four terrorists were arrested from different areas of Tral subdivision in Pulwama district. Similarly, six terrorists were arrested in Khrew area of … Continue reading 10 JeM militants arrested in Kashmir Valley

SC directs CBI to take over Bihar shelter home abuse cases

Agencies / Our Correspondent / New Delhi The Supreme Court today directed the CBI to take over the probe into allegations of physical and sexual abuse of inmates at 16 shelter homes in Bihar in addition to the Muzaffarpur shelter home case which is already with the CBI. A bench headed by Justice Madan B … Continue reading SC directs CBI to take over Bihar shelter home abuse cases

3 militants one soldier killed in J&K

WEB DESK Three terrorists were killed and an army soldier was martyred in twin encounters in Kulgam and Pulwama districts in south ashmir that broke out after launch of cordon and search operations in wee hours Tuesday. Two personnel of paramilitary forces also sustained injuries in kulgam operation. Security sources said in Redwani area of … Continue reading 3 militants one soldier killed in J&K

SC pulls up Bihar govt over rape in shelter homes

WEB DESK / AMN / New Delhi The Supreme Court Tuesday come down heavily on the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar, questioning its attitude towards recent revelations of rampant sexual abuse in state-run shelter homes. “The state’s attitude is extremely unfortunate and tragic to say the least. This is inhuman and shameless… A child is … Continue reading SC pulls up Bihar govt over rape in shelter homes

Polling for 4th phase of Panchayat elections in J&K ends peacefully

WEB DESK Polling for the 4th phase of panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir concluded peacefully on Tuesday. In Jammu division, over 80 per cent polling was recorded in all the eight districts which went to polls today covering 19 blocks. In Jammu district, over 85 per cent polling was recorded followed by 84 per … Continue reading Polling for 4th phase of Panchayat elections in J&K ends peacefully

Bihar: CM unveils 70 ft tall Lord Buddha statue in Rajgir

AMN / RAJGIR Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday unveiled a 70-feet tall statue of Lord Buddha at Rajgir in Nalanda district. It is the second tallest statue of Buddha in the country. The statue has been installed above a 16-meter radius pedestal in the middle of Lake Ghora Katora. It is made of … Continue reading Bihar: CM unveils 70 ft tall Lord Buddha statue in Rajgir

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SPORTS

Hockey Federation reprimands coach Harendra for his outburst against umpires

Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Sunday officially reprimanded In ...

Australia humiliates England 8-1 to claim Hockey World Cup Bronze

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Hockey: Belgium win maiden World Cup title, Netherlands miss history and cup

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MARQUEE

Major buildings in India go blue as part of UNICEF’s campaign on World Children’s Day

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Several monuments across India turned blue today Nov 20 – the World Children ...

US school students discuss ways to gun control

             Students  discuss strategies on legislation, communities, schools, and mental health and ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Malayalam, Ladakhi films win big at IFFI

By Utpal Borpujari / Panaji (Goa) Indian cinema scored big at the 49th International Film Festival of India ( ...

Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passes away

WEB DESK Well known Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passed away in Mumbai today. He was 64. The singe ...

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