19 killed in stampede at Pushkaralu festival in Andhra Pradesh

AMN At least 19 people including 5 women died and several others injured in Rajahmundry near one of the Pushkar ghats of River Godavari in Andhra Pradesh when a stampede occurred this morning as people in large numbers tried to get through the entrance gate to the main Pushkar ghat. The officials fear that the … Continue reading 19 killed in stampede at Pushkaralu festival in Andhra Pradesh

SIO Criticize Dress Code Mandate by CBSE

SIO of INDIA criticize A dress code mandate by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for the All India PMT examination to be held on July 25 for admissions in medical and dental graduation courses, soon after large scale irregularities, Supreme Court pressed to scrap the test on June 17 and ask CBSE to … Continue reading SIO Criticize Dress Code Mandate by CBSE

Rahul meets street vendors in Delhi, says poor being sidelined

AMN / Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi today visited Raghubir Nagar area of the national capital and interacted with street vendors. Talking to reporters, Mr Gandhi said, Vendors called him to look into the problems they face on a day-to-day basis. He alleged that the poor people are being sidelined from the city and they have … Continue reading Rahul meets street vendors in Delhi, says poor being sidelined

Lalu Prasad demands immediate release of caste census

AMN / RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has demanded immediate release of caste data collated in socio-economic census report. Mr. Yadav along with his party supporters today took out a march from Gandhi Maidan Patna to Rajbhawan in protest against non-disclosure of caste data. He said UPA government has carried out caste census but NDA … Continue reading Lalu Prasad demands immediate release of caste census

Many leaders attend Sonia Iftar party

AMN / Leaders from different political parties today attended Iftar party hosted by Congress president Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi. JDU Chief Sharas rtied Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, NCP Chief Sharad Pawar, Trinamool Congress MP Derek O’Brien, National Conference leader Omar Abdullah were among those attended the party. Pakistan Ambassador to India, … Continue reading Many leaders attend Sonia Iftar party

“CBI will not disappoint country on Vyapam scam probe”

AMN CBI Joint Director R P Agarwal today said that the Investigating Agency will not disappoint the country in the probe of the Professional Examination Board -VYAPAM scam of Madhya Pradesh. Mr. Agarwal, an IPS from Assam-Meghalaya cadre, who is heading the probe into the scam. Talking to media in Bhopal, he said that the … Continue reading “CBI will not disappoint country on Vyapam scam probe”

Pak seeks more evidence on 26/11; says no talks without Kashmir

AMN / Going back to its erlier stand, Pakistan today asked for more evidence and information from India on the Mumbai attack case to expedite the trial. Pakistan Prime Minister’s Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz responding to media query in Islamabad said that no dialogue will take place with India unless … Continue reading Pak seeks more evidence on 26/11; says no talks without Kashmir

No breakthrough achieved in India-Pak ties by BJP: Congress

Congress today said there has been no breakthrough which has been achieved in India -Pak ties as projected by the BJP. Briefing reporters in New Delhi, party spokesperson Ajay Maken said Pakistan National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz’s comment that no dialogue will take place unless Kashmir is on agenda is not surprising at all. Mr … Continue reading No breakthrough achieved in India-Pak ties by BJP: Congress

India, Tajikistan agree to strengthen defence ties

Agree to promote International North South Transport Corridor AMN / Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that that India-Tajikistan relations, unlike the norm of territory or weaponry,are based on humanism. Addressing a mixed gathering of Indians and Tajiks in Hindi during the unveiling of the bust of Gurudev Rabindranath Thakur at Bukhoro Square in Dushanbe … Continue reading India, Tajikistan agree to strengthen defence ties

Candidates for LSTV to be selected on Eid

AMN New Delhi:  Lok Sabha Television, LS TV, has embroiled into a controversy over the dates and timing of the interview for various editorial and non-editorials post it has advertised recently. The dates of ‘walk in interview’ clash with Eid, the most important festival of Muslims. Interviews are to be conducted during July 17 to … Continue reading Candidates for LSTV to be selected on Eid