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India to withdraw 8 of its diplomats from Pakistan

India has said that it would withdraw eight of its diplomats from Pakistan after they were identified in local media reports, in a further deterioration in ties with the neighbour nation. Ministry of External Affairs Spokesman Vikas Swarup said the diplomats had been “completely compromised” after their names and pictures were put in the public … Continue reading India to withdraw 8 of its diplomats from Pakistan

Unprovoked ceasefire violations by Pakistan continue unabated

The unprovoked ceasefire violations continue unabated and what’s even more unfortunate and shocking is that civilian areas are being targeted. Befitting reply is being given from the Indian side and utmost vigil being maintained. In Delhi, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the government will do whatever necessary “to protect the honour and prestige of … Continue reading Unprovoked ceasefire violations by Pakistan continue unabated

Three civilians injured in Pak shelling on Mendhar LoC

Heavy mortar shelling by Pakistani forces in Mendhar area of Poonch along the Line of Control in Jammu region Wednesday left three civilians injured. According to Defence sources, Pakistan’s Army resorted to firing in Balakote and Mankote sectors this afternoon. Army troops guarding the borderline retaliated the firing and exchange of fire lasted uptill this … Continue reading Three civilians injured in Pak shelling on Mendhar LoC

Pak will pay heavily for inflicting injuries on India: Jaitley

NEW DELHI: Union Minister Arun Jaitley has said that India has warned Pakistan of “heavy costs” if it inflicted injuries on India. “The new normal is that India doesn’t accept that Pakistan can keep sending terrorists and keep inflicting injury on India. If they do that then costs are going to be much heavier,” Jaitley … Continue reading Pak will pay heavily for inflicting injuries on India: Jaitley

EC issues notice to 27 AAP MLAs for allegedly holding office of profit

The Election Commission today issued show cause notice to 27 AAP MLAs on a fresh petition seeking their disqualification for allegedly holding office of profit. The petition filed in June, and forwarded to the Commission by Rashtrapati Bhawan last month, had sought cancellation of membership of these MLAs over the office of profit issue. The … Continue reading EC issues notice to 27 AAP MLAs for allegedly holding office of profit

India to withdraw two officials from Pakistan High commission

NEW DELHI: India is likely to withdraw two officials from the Indian high commission in Islamabad after Pakistani media revealed their identities for being allegedly involved in subversive activities. Rajesh Agnihotri and Balbir Singh, two Indian embassy officials, will be removed most likely before they are declared ‘persona non-grata’ by Pakistan. The two officials were … Continue reading India to withdraw two officials from Pakistan High commission

PM discusses security situation along Indo-Pak in J&K

TIA NEWS Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired a high level meet with Home minister Rajnath Singh, Defence minister Manohar Parrikar and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval. The meet reported to have discussed the security along India-Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir as shelling and cross-border firing by Pakistani troops killed eight civilians. Eight civilians, … Continue reading PM discusses security situation along Indo-Pak in J&K

Candidate’s election could be annulled for declaring false qualifications: SC

The Supreme Court has ruled that election of a candidate could be set aside for making false declaration on educational qualifications in the nomination paper. The ruling came yesterday when a bench of Justice A R Dave and Justice L Nageswara Rao quashed the election of Manipur Congress MLA, Mairembam Prithviraj, for falsely declaring in … Continue reading Candidate’s election could be annulled for declaring false qualifications: SC

Take pledge to save girl child, eradicate female foeticide: PM

TIA NEWS / GURUGRAM Prime Minister Narendra Modi today exhorted the people of Haryana to take a pledge to save girl child and eradicate female foeticide. Speaking at the Golden Jubilee celebrations of formation of Haryana state at Gurugram, Mr Modi lauded the state for the resounding success of Beti Bachao Beti Padhao campaign, saying … Continue reading Take pledge to save girl child, eradicate female foeticide: PM

PM cautions people against divisive forces

NEW DELHI / AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday cautioned people against divisive forces and called upon them to make India a powerful and strong nation. Speaking at a function in New Delhi to mark Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s birth anniversary, Mr Modi asked the people to be vigilant against elements trying to divide the society. … Continue reading PM cautions people against divisive forces

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ELECTIONS

Reports of EVMs replacement completely false: EC

AMN / NEW DELHI The Election Commission on Tuesday termed the allegations of EVM replacement as "completely ...

63 % polling recorded in the final phase of Lok Sabha polls

Voters have already exercised their franchise for 483 out of the total 542 parliamentary seats in previous six ...

India’s most controversial and longest Elections come to an end

Results on May 23  AMN / Elections for the 17th Lok Sabha concluded today after sweet and sour incident ...

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SPORTS

Boxing: Mary Kom, Nikhat Zareen to meet in semis at 2nd India Open

  HSB / Guwahati Six-time world champion Mary Kom and Asian Championships bronze medallist Nikhat Zaree ...

Defender Suman Devi Thoudam to lead Junior Women’s Team

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Defender Suman Devi Thoudam will lead 18-member Indian Junior Women's Team for ...

14 Indian women enter semi finals of India Open International Boxing tournament

    Indian women boxer including M C Mary Kom stormed into the Semi-Finals in the second India O ...

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MARQUEE

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 ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

66th National Film Awards to be declared after General Elections

  The 66th National Film Awards will be declared after General Elections, 2019. In a statement, Informat ...

Priyanka Chopra is among world powerful women

AGENCIES   Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Opr ...

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ART & CULTURE

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 ...

Noted Urdu writer Jamil Jalibi is no more

  Author of the seminal history of Urdu literature, editor of one and founder of another eminent literar ...