Nation wide protest against FDI, diesel prices

In continuation of ongoing protests against hike in diesel price & FDI in multi-brand retail in different part of the country, all the opposition parties have decided to hold a nation wide protest rally on September 20 against ‘anti people’ policy of the government.

SC asks Centre response on coal block irregularities

The Supreme Court today directed the Centre to explain if the guidelines were strictly followed in allotting the coal blocks to private companies.

SC sets aside HC order restraining media

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Friday set aside the Allahabad High Court order restraining media from reporting on the movement of army troops holding that the court could not have passed such an ex parte order.

Govt Floors NDA, Left, Mamata on Retail Issue

Aditya Raj Das / Ashok B Shama

NEW DELHI: Brushing aside opposition from NDA, left and its estranged ally-TMC, the Congress led UPA  government today operationalised its earlier decision to allow 51%  FDI in Multi Brand Retail with conditionality. Now the multinational retailers can open their shops in any part of the country provided they get permission from concerned state.

Anti-Islam Film Protests Spread

AMN News Desk

Angered over a film that mock Islam, Muslims across the world are holding protest blaming US for such a blasphemous film. The protest continued to spread in the Middle East and Southeast Asia, with anger boiling over into violence that killed the U.S. ambassador to Libya on September 11.

Diesel prices go up by Rs 5/ litre

Only 6 Subsidized LPG cylinders/ year


NEW DELHI: The government today increased the price of diesel by Rupee five per litre. However, there will be no increase in prices of petrol and PDS kerosene.

4 coal blocks to be de-allocated

TIA Special Correspondent

NEW DELHI: The Inter Ministerial Group (IMG) on coal has recommended de-allocation of 4 coal blocks.  The recommendations have been accepted by the Government, an official press release said on Thursday.

MGNREGA work extended to 150 days in drought districts

TIA  Correspondent

NEW DELHI : Agricultural Minister Sharad Pawaron Wednesday  announced that 150 days of guaranteed work will be provided under the MGNREGA in drought affected areas of the country. Briefing newsmen on the decisions taken by the GoM on drought,..

Over 300 killed in Pakistan fires


KARACHI: The two major fires that engulf factories in Pakistan’s two largest cities killed more than 310 people, as calls grew to speed up poor industrial safety standards, officials said on Wednesday.

India condemns death of US envoy in Libya

Beef up security at all US missions

TIA Special Correspondent

NEW DELHI: India has expressed shock over the attack on U.S. Consulate in Libya. In response to the attack on US Consulate in Benghazi the Official Spokesperson of Indian External Affairs Ministry, Syed Akbaruddin said “We are deeply shocked at the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi.



US school students discuss ways to gun control

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3000-year-old relics found in Saudi Arabia

Jarash, near Abha in saudi Arabia is among the most important archaeological sites in Asir province Excavat ...