Centre to raise compensation limit for farmers: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has hinted that Centre would work with the state governments to raise the compensation limit for farmers affected by unseasonal rain and hailstorms. He said, the Prime Minister was deeply concerned about the loss to the farmers. Interacting with farmers in Timeli, one of the worst affected villages of Rajasthan, Mr. … Continue reading Centre to raise compensation limit for farmers: Jaitley

Cow slaughter cannot be accepted in India: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said, the NDA government will try its level best to bring in a countrywide ban on slaughter of cows by evolving a consensus. Mr Singh told a gathering of spiritual leaders of Shwetambar Jains in Indore that cow slaughter cannot be accepted in this country. He said, they will … Continue reading Cow slaughter cannot be accepted in India: Rajnath Singh

Madan Mohan Malviya conferred Bharat Ratna posthumously

Freedom fighter and educationist, Madan Mohan Malviya was conferred the highest civilian award of the country Bharat Ratna posthumously at a glittering function today in the Durbar hall of the Rashtrapati Bhavan. His family members received the award from President Pranab Mukherjee. Madan Mohan Malviya is fondly remembered for his initiative for establishing institutions that … Continue reading Madan Mohan Malviya conferred Bharat Ratna posthumously

Two ships on way to Djibouti for evacuating Indians from Yemen

Two ships started sailing to Djibouti for evacuating Indians from strife torn Yemen. The ships started today after getting instructions from Union Government to the Kochi Port Trust authorities. Both ships, MV Kavarati and MV Corals could evacuate a total of 1200 passengers. Fuel, food, water, medicine and other commodities for facing the evacuation process … Continue reading Two ships on way to Djibouti for evacuating Indians from Yemen

NIA files chargesheet against 21 accused in Burdwan blast case

AMN The National Investigating Agency, NIA, has filed chargesheet in the Burdwan blast case. The chargesheet has been filed at NIA special court in Kolkata today against 21 accused persons including four Banglandeshi nationals for offenses relating to terrorist act, conspiracy, funding and running terrorist training camps, possession of arms and explosives and offences relating … Continue reading NIA files chargesheet against 21 accused in Burdwan blast case

Kashmir faces flood situation as Jhelum crosses danger mark

AMN Kashmir Valley in Jammu and Kashmir is facing severe floof situatuin as Jhelum river crossed the danger mark in Srinagar following incessant rains. All schools in the Valley have been closed for two days after heavy rains inundated large areas. According to the Chief Engineer Irrigation and Flood Control Kashmir, river Jhelum crossed the … Continue reading Kashmir faces flood situation as Jhelum crosses danger mark

Attacks on Churches sullying India image internationally: NHRC chief

The Indian Awaaz Saturday, 28 March 2015 19:39 AMN National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) chairperson Justice K G Balakrishnan has said that attacks on minority religious places sullying India image internationally. “It sends a wrong message to the international community about our country. People think bad about India, especially since this country has a great … Continue reading Attacks on Churches sullying India image internationally: NHRC chief

AAP to take action against all dissidents

AMN Soon after the removal of Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from its National Executive, the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday sent out a warning to its other dissidents when its National Council gave full powers to the Political Affairs Committee to take disciplinary action against any member who issues statements to the media to … Continue reading AAP to take action against all dissidents

Nation pays homage to Mahatma, Shastriji

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Nation today paid homage to the Father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 143 birth anniversary. The nation also remembers former Prime Minister late Lal Bahadur Shastri on his 108th birth anniversary today.

Malegaon blast: SC refuses bail to Purohit, Pragya Thakur & others

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NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court today refused to grant interim bail to ex-Army officer Shrikant Prasad Purohit, Pragya Thakur and other accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case.