Rahul to show solidarity with tribals

NEW DELHI: More trouble is brewing up for London based mining giant Vedanta as AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi has decided to visit Laljiganj district on August 26 to celebrate ‘Adiwasi Adhikar Diwas” for the primitive tribal peoples of the Niyamgiri hills.Much importance is being attached to..

BJD to launch agitation against Polavaram project

NEW DELHI: The Biju Janta Dal (BJD) on Wednesday threatened to launch agitation against the Polavaram irrigation project if centre failed to stop the project and warned of possible “blood bath”. Polavaram project is taken..

Rama Sene attack Mysore pub

MYSORE (AMN): Despite stern warning from the government, the activists of infamous Sri Rama Sene continue to go on rampage and play moral policing. On Saturday night its activists barged into a pub and restaurant here and ransacked the bar and abused its occupants..

Nehru Boat Race: Prez praises Kerala beauty

ALAPPUZHA (Kerala): (AMN) President Pratibha patil on Saturday said that boat race was a reflection of the enthusiasm for sporting activities of the people of Kerala. Inaugurating 58th Nehru Trophy Boat Race here president said that the Nehru Boat ..

9 water plants to be set up in Lakshadweep

NEW DELHI: The Government has identified nine sites in Lakshadweep for setting up of desalination plants.

The plant would be set up by National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), an autonomous body of the Ministry of Earth Sciences.

Ministry of Earth Sciences, Prithviraj Chavan in

EC team visit Patna

PATNA: The Election Commission team headed by the Chief Election Commissioner S Y Quraishi is visiting here on a three days tour of Bihar. The visit is seen as crucial as team’s assessment of the situation would prepare ground for assembly polls in the state. The team comprises Election …

Six killed due to heavy rain in Gujarat

GANDHINAGAR: (AMN) Heavy rain lashed South and Central parts of the Gujarat during last 24 hours. Six more people were killed in the rain related incidents. Five people were killed in Central Gujarat due to lightning while one person was drowned..

28 districts declared drought-hit in Bihar

PATNA: The Bihar government on Tuesday declared 28 out of 38 districts as drought-hit in the state.
The Chief Minister Mr. Nitish Kumar said that the situation in the remaining ten districts would be constantly monitored. He said that government forced to take decision following the acute ..

1 killed, 10 injured in MIG crash

KOLKATA: (AMN) One villager was killed and 10 critically injured when a MIG 21 aircraft crashed near Jakarabari under Moynaguri Police Station in Jalpaiguri district. The victims were working in their field at the time of mishap. The pilot of the aircraft has been..

HC gives relief to Nitish in fund scam

PATNA: In a major relief to the Nitish Kumar Government in Bihar, Patna High Court on Friday stayed a CBI probe into alleged financial irregularities involving Rs 11,412 crore. A division Bench of Patna High Court comprising Chief Justice Rekha Manharlal Doshit and Justice S K Katriar on ..



Mumbai twins score identical marks in Class XII

WEB DESK/ MUMBAI Mumbai twins Rohan and Rahul Chembakasserill not just look identical but have also scored an ...

Govt to improve connectivity to Gaya and Bodhgaya

Our Correspondent / Gaya Union Tourism Secretary Rashmi Verma on Wednesday informed that Centre was trying to ...