Pope Francis blames human selfishness for global warming

Pope Francis has blamed human selfishness for global warming in his long awaited encyclical calling for action on climate change. In the letter, he urges rich to change their lifestyles to avert the destruction of ecosystem. Environmentalists hope the message will spur on nations ahead of the UN Climate Conference in Paris in December.

Char Dham Yatra to begin

The annual Char Dham Yatra will partly begin tomorrow with the opening of the gates of Gangotri and Yamunotri shrines on the auspicious occasion of “AkshayaTritiya”. The gates of the other two shrines, Kedarnath and Badrinath will be opened 24 and 26 of this month. To attract more people to the annual pilgrimage this year … Continue reading Char Dham Yatra to begin

Registration for Amarnath Yatra 2015 begins

The process of registration of pilgrims for Amarnath Yatra 2015 has begun. In a release, the Shrine Board said, those who desire to visit should log on to Board’s website to know how to register through Group Registration Facility. Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, chaired by Jammu and Kashmir Governor, has issued advisory for yatris.

Two gangsters killed in encounter in Telangana

AMN Two gangsters were killed in a police encounter in Telangana today. A constable was also killed and two Circle Inspectors injured seriously in the incident. The incident took place this morning at Janakipuram in Nalgonda district. According to local police, the two miscreants were killed on the spot and two country-made weapons were recovered … Continue reading Two gangsters killed in encounter in Telangana


Eid-Ul-Fitr is the holiday that follows the blessed month of Ramadan and falls on the 1st day of Shawwal, the 10th month in the Hijra (Islamic) calendar. As with all months in the Hijra calendar, it begins with the sighting of the new moon. It commemorates both a joyous holiday and some sadness due to the end of the blessed month of Ramadan.

E-gate services at Prophet’s Mosque

By Khaled Al-Shalahi

MADINA — Muslims around the world can soon virtually access the Prophet’s Mosque in Madina and get vital information related to it through e-gate services being developed by the Prophet’s Mosque Affairs Agency, Abdul Aziz Bin Ali Al-Ayoubi, Head of the Computer Section at the Agency told Okaz/Saudi Gazette Saturday.

Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra begins

PURI (AMN) The nine day world famous chariots festival of begins here on Sunday.  Lord Jagannath with sister Subhadra, elder brother Balabhadra and Lord Sudarshan in three chariot s will visit their aunt Gundicha House. 

Religious leaders condemn gay marriage

Chirendra Satyal
KATHMANDU: Two female American tourists in Kathmandu have sparked outrage among religious groups in the predominantly Hindu country by holding a gay marriage ceremony at a temple in the capital.

Food fiesta brings faiths together

MANGALORE: More than a thousand people of different religions congregated at Mangalore April 30 for a food and culture festival that took peace and harmony as its theme.

Prophet: The perfect role model

The Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) was born on Rabiul Awwal 12 of the Hijrah calendar. His birth, on a Monday, came 570 years after that of the Prophet Jesus (peace be upon him).


India dethrone New Zealand to reclaim top spot in ICC Test Rankings

AMN India beat New Zealand by 372 runs in the second test at Mumbai to win the two-match series 1-0. India ...

US announces diplomatic boycott of 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing

AMN / WEB DESK The US has announced a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. The ...

France beats India 3-1 to bag bronze in Junior Hockey World Cup

Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar India closed its campaign, as it opened, losing to France 1-3 to finish poo ...


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Positive parenting vital for protecting children: NCPCR

Staff Reporter National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) Member Pragna Parande has said th ...

Google Doodle Honours Poet, Freedom Fighter Subhadra Kumari Chauhan

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