Rajnath asks BSF for better boarder management

AMN The Home Minister Mr. Rajnath Singh today asked the BSF personnel for better boarder management to stop cross border smuggling and illegal infiltrations to the Indian soil. Mr. Singh addressed the BSF officials and Jawans at Angrail border out-post in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal this morning. He praised BSF for guarding … Continue reading Rajnath asks BSF for better boarder management

Coal scam: SC stays proceedings against former PM Manmohan Singh

AMN The Supreme Court today stayed a trial court order summoning former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in a coal scam case. The apex court today admitted former Prime Minister’s petition challenging a special CBI court order summoning him to appear before it on 8th of this month in connection with the scam. The Supreme Court … Continue reading Coal scam: SC stays proceedings against former PM Manmohan Singh

BJP leader questions link between Cancer and Tobacco

BJP MP Dilip Gandhi today claimed that there is no Indian study to confirm that tobacco use leads to cancer. Mr. Gandhi’s remarks coincided with tomorrow’s deadline for increasing size of pictorial warnings on tobacco products being reportedly deferred by the government amid demands by tobacco lobbies. The MP is heading a parliamentary panel on … Continue reading BJP leader questions link between Cancer and Tobacco

Anti-Terror bill passed in Gujarat assembly despite rejected by President

AMN Gujarat Assembly today again passed Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organized Crime Bill, which failed to get Presidential assent thrice since 2004. The new bill still retains some of the controversial provisions of earlier bill. Minister of state for Home Mr. Rajnikant Patel today introduced the bill in the house and it was passed … Continue reading Anti-Terror bill passed in Gujarat assembly despite rejected by President

Dr Manmohan Singh becames first to take Online membership of Congress

Vinit Wahi NEW DELHI-The 130-year old Congress party created history when it became the first political party in India to launch online membership drive, making full use of modern technology and social media, here. Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh became the first to take Online membership when he, along with his wife Gursharan Kaur, … Continue reading Dr Manmohan Singh becames first to take Online membership of Congress

SC rejects plea seeking Jat quota in medical, dental PG courses

The Supreme Court today dismissed a plea of Jat students seeking benefits of reservation under Other Backward Class in the ongoing process of admission in post-graduate medical and dental courses. A bench of justices Ranjan Gogoi and R F Nariman said the issue has already been decided and there was no vested right in favour … Continue reading SC rejects plea seeking Jat quota in medical, dental PG courses

Pakistan arrests 18 Indian fishermen from Arabian sea

Pakistani authorities have arrested 18 Indian fishermen and seized their three boats from the Arabian sea for allegedly violating the international maritime boundary. The fishermen were arrested by Pakistan’s Maritime Security forces last night from the Gulf of Kutch off Jakhau port. According to sources, these Indian fishermen most of them from Gujarat have been … Continue reading Pakistan arrests 18 Indian fishermen from Arabian sea

Flood situation improves in Kashmir Valley

Universtity to hold exams as per schedule AMN With the improvement in weather during the past 24 hours, the flood threat in Kashmir Valley reduced substantialy today. Water level is substantialy decreasing in River Jhelum. Jhelum is now flowing below the flood level at 16.45 feet at Sangam in south Kashmir, down over six feet … Continue reading Flood situation improves in Kashmir Valley

Kejriwal gave consent for fake calls to AAP MLAs: Rajesh Garg

Former Aam Aadmi Party MLA Rajesh Garg has alleged that fake calls were made to party MLAs reportedly offering money for extending support to BJP. He said this was done with the consent of party chief Arvind Kejriwal by his party supporters and was intended to malign BJP. Mr Garg said the calls were faked … Continue reading Kejriwal gave consent for fake calls to AAP MLAs: Rajesh Garg

Evacuation of Indians from Yemen being done through air & sea route: Vice Admiral

Newly appointed Vice Chief of Naval Staff P Murugesan today said, navy is extending all support in the evacuation of Indian nationals stranded in conflict hit Yemen. Mr Murugesan told reporters in New Delhi that the process of evacuation has already been discussed with the External Affairs Minister and will be done through air and … Continue reading Evacuation of Indians from Yemen being done through air & sea route: Vice Admiral