ARTICLES

Assam discord: Nowhere to nowhere

All the 19 lakh people who are excluded are not Muslims. They include Nepalis, Hindus, Burmese, Tamils, the mentally challenged, beggars and the like. There are also some lazy people who did not produce enough evidence to prove their nationality. By A.J. Philip I have a request to make to Shri Narendra Modi ji and … Continue reading Assam discord: Nowhere to nowhere

Dr Jagannath Mishra: End of an era in Bihar politics..

By A.J. Philip Today’s villain may be tomorrow’s saint. History is replete with instances of this kind. Even in one’s own lifetime, a person may appear differently to different people. Railway Minister Lalit Narain Mishra was one such person. For many, he was a rising star in Bihar politics who had his eyes set on … Continue reading Dr Jagannath Mishra: End of an era in Bihar politics..

NDRF, the saviour of flood victims

Since its inception NDRF has continued to win hearts of millions of countrymen, by demonstrating its expertise and compassion while handling disaster situations. ANDALIB AKHTER Heavy rains in different parts of India particularly in the states of Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Assam, Bihar and Gujarat – have taken several lives and caused widespread damage in recent … Continue reading NDRF, the saviour of flood victims

Text of Michael Pompeo remarks at “America and India:Embracing an Age of Ambition”

WEB DESK SECRETARY POMPEO: Good evening, everyone. Welcome, and thank you for joining me here. Namaste. Thank you, Ambassador Juster, too, for that kind introduction. Ken and I have been talking about my return here to New Delhi for quite some time, since I was last here back in September, and I’m glad we were … Continue reading Text of Michael Pompeo remarks at “America and India:Embracing an Age of Ambition”

The strategy behind One Nation One Election..

By Abdul Wahid Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 19th convened a meeting of political parties to discuss the proposal of his government “One Nation One Election” for a simultaneous Parliamentary ( Lok Sabha ) and state Assembly polls. After the meeting which, it was announced that a committee will be set up to explore … Continue reading The strategy behind One Nation One Election..

Ramadan best time to give up Smoking

  By Dr. Javed Jamil Ramadhan can and should be the best time to give up all forms of addictions including smoking forever. I will focus here on smoking only because while alcohol and drugs are considered Haram by all the religious experts of Islam, unfortunately, smoking has not yet been declared universally Haram. This … Continue reading Ramadan best time to give up Smoking

Modi’s Defeat looks imminent

Modi’s rhetoric will pave way for an alternative secular government, post-elections, says Sitaram Yechury PRIME Minister Narendra Modi betrays a sense of desperation in the shrill campaign that he is conducting in these general elections. Earlier, in a speech at Latur in Maharashtra, he called for people to vote for the BJP in the name … Continue reading Modi’s Defeat looks imminent

Lateral entry into governmental offices is against Constitution

By Dr. Prem Singh The Modi Government has appointed 9 private sector experts to the rank of Joint Secretary in different central government departments through lateral entry. The government had invited applications for appointments in the Department of Revenue also, but it was canceled due to procedural reasons. As soon as the Modi government came … Continue reading Lateral entry into governmental offices is against Constitution

India-UAE ties flourishing with time

    The Indian community has played a major role in the economic development of the UAE   By Dr Ahmed Albanna, Ambassador of  UAE to India India and the UAE share historic cultural ties based on centuries-old people to people contact between the India and Arab civilization. In the early 19th century, the Indian traders, … Continue reading India-UAE ties flourishing with time

Well done President!

    Short Takes by Dr Mohammad Manzoor Alam The President of India, His Excellency Shri Ram Nath Kovind, is a man of great qualities of head and heart, a man truly worthy of the august position he holds today. His vision for the future of India as a just, equitable, united and technologically advanced … Continue reading Well done President!

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ART & CULTURE

Bangladeshi novelist Rizia Rahman passes away

AMN Renowned Bangladeshi novelist and the Ekushey Padak winning author Rizia Rahman passed away today in D ...

International Urdu Day Awards announced

  Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI The annual International Urdu Day Awards have been announced. ...

SPORTS

Rani Rampal to captain Indian women’s hockey team on England tour

Hockey, star forward Rani Rampal was today named the captain of the 18-member Indian Women's team which will t ...

Boxing : Manish Kaushik wins his debut bout at the AIBA World Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi, Commonwealth Games silver medallist Manish Kaushik (63 kg) made an impressiv ...

Impressive start by Aadil Bedi, Aman Raj as Indonesian Rory Hie leads at Classic Golf & Country Club International Championship

aadil bedi Harpal Singh Bedi/ Nuh, Haryana Promising youngsters Aadil Bedi and Aman Raj, got off to ...

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MARQUEE

Qutub Minar glitters amid LED illumination

  QUTUB MINAR Staff Reporter / New Delhi The historic Qutb Minar came alive ...

1 Kg Of Rare Assam Tea Sold For Rs. 70,500

AMN / GUWAHATI A rare variety of tea in Assam was auctioned for Rs. 70, 501 a kg at the Guwahati Tea Auctio ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

PV Sindhu wants Deepika Padukone to star in her biopic

Badminton star PV Sindhu wants actress Deepika Padukone to star in a biopic on her life, if it's ever made. Si ...

Jeetendra, Rakesh Roshan never got their due in Bollywood, feels Rishi Kapoor

Image Source : TWITTER WEB DESK Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has said his fellow actors Jeetendra and Ra ...

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