Congress leaders begin fast for Telangana

HYDERABAD: (AMN) Congress leaders from Telangana region on Wednesday began a 48-hour hunger strike to press for their demand of separate Telangana state.

AMU student is now ISRO scientist

ALIGARH: Mr. Mohammad Furkan, Research Scholar, Department of Mathematics at the Aligarh Muslim University has been appointed as scientist in Space Research Organization (ISRO) and achieved the 2nd rank in the selection panel.

5 AMU profs accused of caging black buck

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Wildlife activists from across the world and former students of Aligarh Muslim University have joined hands against five senior professors who reportedly captured and captivated a Black Buck — a protected animal under schedule 1.

Kamat quits, Jena sad with Cabinet reshuffle

NEW DELHI:  (AMN) One of the Congress’ heavyweight from Maharashtra, Gurudas Kamat on Tuesday  resigned from union ministry as he was unhappy with the cabinet reshuffle.

Salman to keep balance between law and minorities

TIA Special correspondent
NEW DELHI: Union law minister Salman Khursheed, who happened to be minister for minority affairs too on Tuesday said that he would keep balance between the two ministries.

Development Schemes approved

Vinit Wahi / TIA
NEW DELHI: Chairman of works committee Jagdish Mamgain has said that it has approved the development schemes of 11328.23 lacs rupees. A mini stadium will be constructed at Mukesh Nagar (Jwala Nagar) costing Rs. 205.91 lacs.

Railways to give jobs to kin Kalka victims

NEW DELHI: Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi has announced one job each to the next of kin of those killed in the Kalka Mail train accident near Fatehpur in Uttar Pradesh.

CBI convicts ex branch Manager of UCO Bank

NEW DELHI (AMN) The Special Judge for CBI Cases has convicted R.Shivakumar, the then Manager, UCO Bank, Davangere Branch (Karnataka) and 7 others for causing loss of Rs.85.20 lakhs to the UCO Bank.

Ramesh Tiwari is new labour commissioner

NEW DELHI: (TIA) Ramesh Tiwari today took over as new labour commissioner. He called on Labour Minister Shri Ramakant Goswami at his office in Delhi Secretariat. Tiwari has replaced C P Tripathi.

Free Heart and obesity checkup camp

NEW DELHI: (TIA) A free heart and obesity checkup camp will be organized on Sunday July 17 at Raghunath Mandir, Amar Colony, Lajpat Nagar IV, . The checkup will include – ECG, Echocardiography, if required and other clinical parameters.