लालू प्रसाद ने पूर्व सांसद शिवानंद तिवारी को उपाध्यक्ष मनोनीत किया

पटना : राजद सुप्रीमो लालू प्रसाद यादव ने पूर्व सांसद शिवानंद तिवारी को उपाध्यक्ष मनोनीत किया है. शिवानंद तिवारी राज्यसभा सांसद भी रह चुके हैं. राजद में आने से पहले शिवानंद तिवारी जदयू के महासचिव भी थे लेकिन बाद में उन्होंने राष्ट्रीय जनता दल का दामन थाम लिया है. शिवानंद तिवारी 1996 व 2000 के … Continue reading लालू प्रसाद ने पूर्व सांसद शिवानंद तिवारी को उपाध्यक्ष मनोनीत किया

उत्कल एक्सप्रेस ट्रेन हादसा: 4 रेलवे अधिकारी निलंबित

उत्कल एक्सप्रेस ट्रेन दुर्घटना में प्राथमिक सबूतों के आधार पर सरकार ने चार रेलवे अधिकारियों को निलंबित किया, मुख्य ट्रैक इंजीनियर का तबादला, उत्तर रेलवे के जीएम और डीआरएम को भी छुट्टी पर भेजा गया, हादसे में 22 लोगों की हुई मौत, 203 घायल। उत्कल एक्सप्रेस ट्रेन दुर्घटना में मिले प्राथमिक सबूतों के आधार पर … Continue reading उत्कल एक्सप्रेस ट्रेन हादसा: 4 रेलवे अधिकारी निलंबित

Utkal Express Accident: 4 Railway officials suspended, GM on leave

AMN / The government on Sunday suspended four railway officials and sent the General Manager of Northern Railway on leave following the derailment of the Kalinga Utkal Express that killed 23 passengers. Based on prima facie evidence, a Junior Engineer (Permanent Way), a Senior Section Engineer (Permanent Way), an Assistant Engineer and a Senior Divisional … Continue reading Utkal Express Accident: 4 Railway officials suspended, GM on leave

37 districts affected by floods in UP

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed the officials to ensure airdropping of food packets in flood affected areas in case the marooned areas were inaccessible even by boats. LUCKNOW / AMN Flood has claimed 38 lives so far, especially in eastern parts of the Uttar Pradesh. About 15 lakh people  in 2000 villages of 37 … Continue reading 37 districts affected by floods in UP

Demonetisation has left maoists, terrorists fund-starved: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitely has claimed, demonetisation has left Maoists in several parts of the country and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir fund-starved. Addressing a function in Mumbai today, Jaitley said, post-demonetisation, the number of protesters taking part in stone-pelting in Kashmir has also gone down.

India win first ODI against Sri Lanka by 9 wickets

India have won against Srilanka by nine wickets in the first of the five- match ODI series in Dambulla. The visitors achieved the victory target of 217 runs in just 28.5 overs. A blistering knock of unbeaten 128 by Shikhar Dhawan and 82 not out by skipper Virat Kohli wrapped up the match hurriedly. Earlier, … Continue reading India win first ODI against Sri Lanka by 9 wickets

Curtain raiser function held for FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017

A curtain raiser function was held in Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi on August 18 for FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017 to promote football in the country. The matches will be held in India from 6th to 28th of October this year. The Trophy for World Cup was displayed at the stadium. … Continue reading Curtain raiser function held for FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017

Sakshi, Bajrang eye medals at World Wrestling C’ships

With their eyes firmly trained on winning medals, Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik and Asian champion Bajrang Punia will spearhead the Indian challenge at the World Wrestling Championships, starting in Paris tomorrow. All eyes would be on Rio Games bronze-winner in 58kg, Sakshi, who bagged a silver medal at the Asian Championship in May after climbing … Continue reading Sakshi, Bajrang eye medals at World Wrestling C’ships

Ghosh-Sathiyan settle for silver at Bulgaria Open

The Indian pair of Soumyajit Ghosh and G Sathiyan came close to toppling the top-seeded Japanese duo of Jin Uda and Maharu Yoshimura, only to end with a silver in the men’s doubles at the Bulgaria Open in Panagyurishte today. The experienced Japanese pair overcame a tough fight from the Indians to win 11-13, 11-7, … Continue reading Ghosh-Sathiyan settle for silver at Bulgaria Open

Football: India beat Mauritius 2-1 in AIFF Tri-Nation tournament

In Football, India defeated Mauritius, 2-1 in their opening match of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) Tri-Nation tournament in Mumbai last evening. Mauritius had taken the lead in the 15th minute through Jocelyn, before Robin Singh brought the hosts back into the game. Balwant Singh, then, sealed the game for India in the 62nd … Continue reading Football: India beat Mauritius 2-1 in AIFF Tri-Nation tournament