Malhotra flays CM on Lokpal

Vinit Wahi
NEW DELHI: Referring to statement by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit regarding bringing Chief Minister under the ambit of the Lokpal, the Leader of the Opposition , Prof Vijay Kumar Malhotra said

DPCC organizes Iftar party

NEW DELHI (AMN),—The Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee on Thursday hosted a Roza Iftar party at its office, Rajiv Bhawan, to celebrate the Ramzan fast.

Sheila hopeful of ending stalemate over Lok Pal

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NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit expressed hope that stalemate over the Lok Pal Bill will soon be over as the Union Government and members of the civil society have started constructive interaction. 

Walia asks agencies to check water borne diseases in city

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NEW DELHI: Delhi Health Minister, Dr. A. K. Walia exhorted all agencies to work in tandem to overcome any possibility of water and vector borne diseases in the capital city.

Shiela meets PM on Anna issue

NEW DELHI (TIA) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday met prime minister and told him that dialogue was the only way to end the stand off with Team Anna. she met PM at his Parliament House office.

Sibal for beatification of Chandni Chowk

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NEW DELHI: Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Mr. Kapil Sibal Thursday laid the foundation stone of Chandni Chowk Road Redevelopment Project at Ghanta Ghar, Chandni Chowk.

No bus ticket for ladies on Raksha Bandhan

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit  has said that women in Delhi would be able to travel free in DTC buses on Saturday, Raksha Bandhan Day.

Delhi plants one million saplings

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Delhi has achieved target of plantation of one million saplings.  The City Government initiated its mass plantation drive on 23rd July, 2011 with an aim to successfully plant one million saplings during this monsoon season.

Delhi to face flood situation

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NEW DELHI: Delhi Revenue Minister Dr. A.K. Walia stated on Tuesday that a huge quantity of 6,22,000 cusec of water has been released from Hathini Kund in Haryana which is likely to take 40 hours to reach Delhi resulting in a serious flood like situation.  Dr. Walia chaired a meeting to take stock of preparations and fine tune efforts of different agencies.

Vohra takes over as Member Staff, Railway Board

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Mr Arvind Kumar Vohra has taken over as new Member Staff, Railway Board  and ex-officio secy. to Government of India. Prior to this new posting, he was serving as General Manager, East Coast Railway, Bhubneshwar,


Eoin Morgan hits fourth fastest World Cup 100, most sixes in an ODI

  Eoin Morgan of England hit his century in 57 balls against Afghanistan on Tuesday, breaking the record f ...

FIH Series Finals: Indian Women’s Hockey team defeat Fiji to enter semifinals

India thrashed lowly Fiji 11-0 to storm into the semifinals of the FIH Women's Series Finals hockey tournament ...



116-year-old Japanese woman is oldest person in world

  AMN A 116-year-old Japanese woman has been honoured as the world's oldest living person by Guinness ...

Centre approves Metro Rail Project for City of Taj Mahal, Agra

6 Elevated and 7 Underground Stations along 14 KmTaj East Gate corridor 14 Stations all elevated along 15.40 ...


Bollywood expresses grief over death of Girish Karnad

AMN / MUMBAI Celebrated filmmaker Shyam Benegal, who directed Karnad in critically-acclaimed films "Manthan ...

Girish Karnad is no more

WEB DESK / Bengaluru Renowned actor, dramatist and Jnanpith awardee Girish Karnad passed away in Bengaluru to ...



Noted English writer Amitav Ghosh conferred Jnanpith award

    AMN Renowned English writer Amitav Ghosh was conferred the 54th Jnanpith award for the ...

Sahitya Akademi demands Rs 500/- from children for Workshop

Andalib Akhter / New Delhi India’s premier literary body, the Sahitya Akademi, which gives huge awards, p ...