Centre asks states to take care of SC/ST

TIA correspondent
NEW DELHI: Centre has asked the states, Union territories and all concerned ministries, departments to check rising crime against Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes (SC/ST).

Terrorists find sanctuary in Pak: India

TIA correspondent
NEW DELHI: India Monday said that killing of Al Qaida leader Osama bin Laden in Pakistan was a matter of grave concern as it proved that terrorists belonging to different groups find sanctuary in that country.

Joshi re-appointed PAC chief

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Senior BJP leader Dr. Murli Manohar Joshi, was Saturday re-appointed as chairperson of parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC). His term ended yesterday. Dr. Joshi’s name was recommended by the Bharatiya Janata Party.


WASHINGTON (AMN): Al Qaeda’s leader Osama bin Laden was killed in a firefight with United States forces in Pakistan on Sunday, announced President Barack Obama in a televised message.

Owaisi condition improves

HYDERABAD (AMN): The condition of Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) legislature Akber Uddin Owaisi is gradually improving as he has regained consciousness.

AI Pilots’ strike continues

NEW DELHI (AMN) The Air India pilots strike continues for the fifth day on Saturday as the stand off between the management and agitating pilots continues with no solution in sight yet.

Arunachal CM still missing

ITANAGAR/ NEW DELHI: (AMN/ TIA) The helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh CM Dorjee Khandu and four others remained untraced for the second day on Sunday as inclement weather hampered a massive ground.

AMU executes closure order

ALIGARH (AMN): The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has postponed all the annual and semester system examination s following closure of university on Saturday.

No rest until Telangana: Kodanda Ram

The activists spearheading the demand for a separate Telangana state were in Delhi recently to garner support for their goal. Members of the Steering Committee headed by Prof. M Kodanda Ram met various opposition party leaders, Rajnath Singh (BJP), A B Bardhan (CPI), Sharad Yadav (JDU) among others. The agitation leaders which also include Telangana Rashtra Samithi chief K Chandrasekhara Rao have already announced intensification of their struggle in all districts of Telangana region in May.

AMU is Fond of Sine Die Closure

By A Student of AMU

Whenever student agitation, peaceful or violent, takes place in AMU, the administration tries to “solve” it by a forced sine die closure.