ARTICLES

AI, Deepfakes big threat to democratic institutions !

Asad Mirza The fast progress of AI and generative AI in recent years has opened many new frontiers for the humans to scale new heights in various fields, but a darker side of the generative AI might be used for divisive purposes in global electoral battles in 2024. The manner in which the information technology … Continue reading AI, Deepfakes big threat to democratic institutions !

At Munich Security Conference, India calls for a ‘permanent fix’ to Israel-Palestine conflict

Asad Mirza The Munich Security Conference (MSC) 2024 got underway in the background of the continued war in Palestine. Significantly, India’s external affairs minister made India’s position on Palestinian statehood clearer at the conference, besides holding talks with other global leaders. Indian External Affairs Minister, S Jaishankar has called for a ‘permanent fix’ to the … Continue reading At Munich Security Conference, India calls for a ‘permanent fix’ to Israel-Palestine conflict

Cultural Genocide of Palestinians

The Israeli blitzkrieg against the Palestinians in Gaza has exceeded 125 days. During this period more than 100 Gaza heritage sites have been damaged or destroyed by Israeli shelling and bombardment.   By Asad Mirza The war in Palestine, which was seen once as a human tragedy, has also exposed another side of the Zionist program, … Continue reading Cultural Genocide of Palestinians

Communal Discord and Its Social Cost

By M. HAMID ANSARI, FORMER VICE-PRESIDENT OF INDIA January 30 is an important date in the calendar of our society. It is the day of the martyrdom of Mahatma Gandhi, the day a fanatic propelled by an extremist ideology resorted to violence to silence him.The world lamented and people expressed grief in their own ways. … Continue reading Communal Discord and Its Social Cost

Indians might be eating rice and wheat that are not only low in food value, but also high on toxins: Study

New study led by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) scientists says high-yield varieties of food grains show drastic decline in concentration of essential micronutrients like zinc and iron  Scientists find very high concentration of arsenicin rice  For the first time, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-ledstudy examines food value of high-yield varieties of wheat … Continue reading Indians might be eating rice and wheat that are not only low in food value, but also high on toxins: Study

Dwindling representation of Muslims in State Assemblies

Syed Ali Mujtaba The recently concluded Assembly election in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, and Telangana has witnessed an abysmal representation of the Muslim community in the legislature.  This needs introspection and cannot be blamed on the community whose representation is fast dwindling in the state assemblies.   In the 230-member Madhya Pradesh Assembly, there are only 02 Muslim … Continue reading Dwindling representation of Muslims in State Assemblies

Terrorist Attacks in Iran Threaten Regional Peace

Asad Mirza A blame game has been orchestrated by Iran to target Israel for allegedly playing a part in the terrorist attack in the Iranian city of Kerman, last week. Though the Daesh claimed responsibility for the attack, Iranian officials reject it and instead blame Israel for its complicity. Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi joined mourners … Continue reading Terrorist Attacks in Iran Threaten Regional Peace

2024 to be Global Election Year

Asad Mirza 2024 will be a historic election year, when democracy will undergo a major test with elections in approximately 70 countries including the United States, India, Mexico and South Africa. More than 3.7 billion voters will head to the polls, and their results may have global impact and ramifications. The current year will be … Continue reading 2024 to be Global Election Year

Islamophobic Politics Amplified in Europe

Recent events and political upheavals in many European countries point to the increasing Islamophobic and anti-Islam right-wingers inching closer to power in these countries, write Asad Mirza Italy’s Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni is often in the news for making bold statements, but she recently scoffed at Islamic culture and said that there is no place … Continue reading Islamophobic Politics Amplified in Europe

New Resolve to Tackle Climate Change

Asad Mirza The Dubai COP 28 summit, started a fortnight ago with little promise of any major breakthrough on climate rules. However, the governments and delegates this time proved their critics wrong and the final agreement announced that for the first time the world has agreed to move away from the coal, oil and natural … Continue reading New Resolve to Tackle Climate Change

خبرنامہ

یونین پبلک سروس کمیشن نے سول سروسز امتحان 2023 کے حتمی نتائج کا اعلان کیا

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اس انتخابی موسم میں مایاوتی، اویسی ووٹروں کے نشانے پر

ویسے تو دیکھنے میں اویسی بی جے پی اور اس کی اعلیٰ قیادت بشمول ...

MARQUEE

Singapore: PM urges married Singaporean couples to have babies during year of Dragon

AMN / WEB DESK Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong has urged married Singaporean couples to have ba ...

Himachal Pradesh receives large number of tourists for Christmas and New Year celebrations

AMN / SHIMLA All the tourist places of Himachal Pradesh are witnessing large number of tourists for the Ch ...

Indonesia offers free entry visa to Indian travelers

AMN / WEB DESK In a bid to give further boost to its tourism industry and bring a multiplier effect on the ...

MEDIA

 Sheyphali Sharan Takes Charge as PDG of PIB

AMN Senior Information Service Officer Sheyphali B Sharan today took over the charge of Principal Director ...

Noted Journalist Zafar Agha Passes Away

Journos shocked over his demise AMN / NEW DELHI Noted journalist and and the Editor-in-Chief Nation ...

RELIGION

Mata Vaishno Devi Bhawan Decorated With Imported Flowers Ahead Of Navratri Festival

AMN In Jammu, ahead of the festivl of Navratri, Katra and Mata Vaishno Devi Bhawan is decorated with import ...

Holy Relics of Lord Buddha Return to India After Exposition in Thailand

AMN The holy relics of Lord Buddha and his disciples Arahant Sariputta and Arahant Maha Moggallana has ret ...