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Prof M S Swaminathan, End of an Era

By Andalib Akhter With demise of Professor Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan, popularly known as M.S. Swaminathan, India has lost its legendary agricultural scientist and a key architect of the country’s ‘Green Revolution M S S passed away in Chennai on September 28, 2023. He was 98. M S Swaminathan has been acclaimed by the TIME magazine … Continue reading Prof M S Swaminathan, End of an Era

Waheeda Rehman, the Chaudhvin Ka Chand of Indian Cinema

Fans ki Duyaen Leti Ja, Ja Tujh ko Dada Saheb Phalke award mile —–Nirendra Dev / Andalib Akhter Legendary Bollywood actress Waheeda Rehman has been nominated for this year’s Dada Saheb Phalke Award. Veteran actor will receive this lifetime Achievement Award for her contribution to Indian cinema. Waheeda Rehman is regarded as one of India’s … Continue reading Waheeda Rehman, the Chaudhvin Ka Chand of Indian Cinema

Bindeshwar Pathak; India’s Toilet Crusader

Obituary Pathak stood as a beacon of hope for countless individuals across India. His pioneering efforts in the realm of sanitation not only enhanced public health but also empowered marginalized communities, particularly those of the scavenger caste, by providing dignified livelihood opportunities. By AJ Philip Embarking on my first solo train journey as an adult, … Continue reading Bindeshwar Pathak; India’s Toilet Crusader

Who is Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar, the Caretaker PM of Pakistan?

Senior Senator Anwar ul Haq Kakar, who has been appointed as the new caretaker prime minister of Pakistan, is a political heavyweight from Balochistan. He will be taking the government’s reins at a time when the country is struggling in the face of political and economic crises. Kakar as the eighth caretaker prime minister of … Continue reading Who is Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar, the Caretaker PM of Pakistan?

Who is Linda Yaccarino, the new CEO of Twitter?

Ms Linda Yaccarino (born 1962 or 1963) is an American media executive. She was the chair of advertising sales for NBC Universal. On May 12, 2023, Elon Musk announced that Yaccarino would succeed him as the chief executive officer of X Corp. and Twitter. Ms Yaccarino was raised in an Italian-American family, with a father … Continue reading Who is Linda Yaccarino, the new CEO of Twitter?

US: Arun Subramanian becomes first Indian-American to be Judge of Manhattan Court in New York

AMN Indian-American Arun Subramaniam has been confirmed as first South Asian District Judge for the Southern District of New York. In a tweet, Senate Majority Leader Senator Chuck Schumer  confirmed the nomination of Mr. Subramanian by a vote of 58-37.  Senator Schumer said that Subramanian dedicated his career to fighting for people.  South District New … Continue reading US: Arun Subramanian becomes first Indian-American to be Judge of Manhattan Court in New York

Anthony Albanese; From humble beginnings to prime ministership of Australia

He is still widely known by his childhood nickname, Albo. AMN / WEB DESK After 26 years in parliament and just six in government, Anthony Norman Albanese has led Labor from the political wilderness and back into office. Albanese began his life journey as the only child of a single mother who raised him on … Continue reading Anthony Albanese; From humble beginnings to prime ministership of Australia

Hungary elects Katalin Novak as first female President

AMN / WEB DESK Katalin Novak has taken over as the first female President of Hungary. Her predecessor, Janos Ader, greeted the new president at the entrance to the Sandor Palace, the residence of the Hungarian president yesterday. The Parliament elected Novak as President of Hungary on March 10. Following her election, Novak said that … Continue reading Hungary elects Katalin Novak as first female President

Who is Roberta Metsola, the new EU President

AMN/ WEB DESK On Tuesday January 19, EU lawmakers elected Roberta Metsola as President of the European Parliament until 2024, with 458 votes in the first round. Roberta Metsola won the election in the first voting round, where she received an absolute majority of 458 votes out of 690 cast in the remote secret vote, … Continue reading Who is Roberta Metsola, the new EU President

Parag Agrawal, the New CEO of Twitter

Agrawal was born in Ajmer, Rajasthan. Later he shifted to Mumbai where his father was a senior official in Department of Atomic Energy and his mother a school teacher. Agrawal was born in Ajmer, Rajasthan. Later he shifted to Mumbai where his father was a senior official in Department of Atomic Energy and his mother … Continue reading Parag Agrawal, the New CEO of Twitter

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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

Tamil Nadu CM Stalin attacks BJP over ‘saffron’ Doordarshan logo

AMN DMK Chief and Tamil Nadu chief minister MK Stalin on Sunday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) f ...

Broadcasting Authority Penalises TV Channels for Hate-Mongering, Orders Removal Of Offensive Programs

Broadcasting Authority (NBDSA) Orders Times Now Navbharat, News 18 India, Aaj Tak to Take Down 3 TV Shows ...

RELIGION

Uttarakhand: Portals of Badrinath Shrine open for Pilgrims

The portals of the famous Badrinath shrine, located in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, opened this morning at ...

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 ...