India affirms support for stable, peaceful Sri Lanka

AMN India today affirmed continued support to Sri Lanka for realizing its vision for a stable, peaceful and prosperous Island nation.  During the bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe, India also reiterated its commitment to promote prosperity in the neighbourhood. Both sides also reviewed the progress … Continue reading India affirms support for stable, peaceful Sri Lanka

India hands over Jadhav’s mother petition to Pakistan

India Wednesday handed over a petition by the mother of Kulbhushan Jadhav to the Federal Government of Pakistan. High Commissioner of India to Pakistan Gautam Bambawale met the Pakistan Foreign Secretary and also handed over an appeal by the mother of Jadhav to the Court of Appeal. Jadhav continues to be in detention in Pakistan … Continue reading India hands over Jadhav’s mother petition to Pakistan

कृषि आय पर नहीं लगेगा किसी तरह का टैक्स: जेटली

नयी दिल्ली वित्त मंत्री अरूण जेटली ने आज कहा कि सरकार की कृषि आय पर किसी तरह का कर लगाने की कोई योजना नहीं है। उन्होंने नीति आयोग के सदस्य विवेक देबराय के इस बारे में दिये गये सुझाव को खारिज कर दिया। उन्होंने ट्विटर पर लिखा है, मैं स्पष्ट रूप से कहता हूं कि … Continue reading कृषि आय पर नहीं लगेगा किसी तरह का टैक्स: जेटली

दिल्ली के तीनों निगमों पर भाजपा का फिर से कब्जा

नयी दिल्ली/AMN भारतीय जनता पार्टी ने दिल्‍ली के तीनों नगर निगमों के चुनाव में भारी जीत हासिल की है। भाजपा ने 270 में से 181 सीटें जीती हैं। लगातार तीसरी बार भाजपा दिल्‍ली के स्‍थानीय निकाय चुनाव में विजयी हुई है। आम आदमी पार्टी 48 सीटों के साथ दूसरे स्‍थान पर है। कांग्रेस को 29 … Continue reading दिल्ली के तीनों निगमों पर भाजपा का फिर से कब्जा

BJP sweeps Delhi Municipal Corporation polls

  BJP has swept Delhi’s three municipal corporations – North, East and South. The counting of votes for the polls, which were held on Sunday, is underway. Of the 270 seats, BJP has so far won 137 seats, Aam Aadmi Party 33 and Congress 21. BJP is leading in 39, AAP in 17 and Congress … Continue reading BJP sweeps Delhi Municipal Corporation polls

Centre has no plans to impose tax on agricultural income: Jaitley

AMN Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has categorically stated that the Central Government has no plan to impose any tax on agricultural income. In a statement, Mr Jaitley said, he has read the paragraph in Niti Aayog’s Report entitled ‘Income tax on Agriculture Income’. Clearing any confusion on the subject, the Minister said, as per … Continue reading Centre has no plans to impose tax on agricultural income: Jaitley

Assam two child policy regressive: Oxfam

Our Correspondent / Oxfam India has termed Assam Government’s proposed two child policy as regressive saying it will badly impact the women and most disadvantaged in the society. It said that the proposed two-child policy is likely to further skew the ratio unfavourably as also seen in the case of China. “The disincentives that Assam … Continue reading Assam two child policy regressive: Oxfam

MCD Results: BJP leading in 145 wards

New Delhi The BJP is all set to re capture Delhi’s civic bodies as the party is leading by huge margins in all the three civic bodies in the crucial Delhi MCD elections 2017. The results come three days after voting took place in 270 wards across the three civic bodies – North Delhi Municipal … Continue reading MCD Results: BJP leading in 145 wards

AAP blames EVM tampering for its debacle in MCD

New Delhi With the latest counting trends showing BJP heading for a win by a large margin in the three MCDs, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today alleged that without Electronic Voting Machines being ‘tampered’ it would not have been possible and said it was not ‘Modi wave’ but ‘wave of EVMs’. Talking to the … Continue reading AAP blames EVM tampering for its debacle in MCD

No plan to deploy army to tackle Left Wing Extremism: Home Ministry

AMN Government has no plans to deploy the Army to tackle the problem of Left Wing Extremism despite reverses being faced by paramilitary and police forces. Home Ministry officials said, it is an internal security issue and there is no question of deploying the Army in anti-Naxal operations. They said, since it is considered as … Continue reading No plan to deploy army to tackle Left Wing Extremism: Home Ministry