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India, Russia to sign pact on Kudankulam during PM Modi visit

India and Russia are likely to sign pact on Kudankulam nuclear power plant during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Moscow from Wednesday. Sources said the government is also planning to make optimum use of the available nuclear sites in various states to accommodate more atomic reactors to meet energy-starved country’s growing needs. Mr Modi … Continue reading India, Russia to sign pact on Kudankulam during PM Modi visit

Nawaz Sharif asks ministers not to make anti-India statements

AMN / In a historic move Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed his ministers and aides not to make anti-India statements that can affect the recently resumed peace dialogue, according to a media report. A close aide of Sharif told daily Nation that Mr Sharif asked close aides and Cabinet members to promote peace. … Continue reading Nawaz Sharif asks ministers not to make anti-India statements

Sri Lankan Navy detains six Indian fishermen

Sri Lankan Navy arrested six Tamil fishermen when they were fishing near international waters today morning. The Lankan Navy also detained the fishing boat of the fishermen. The Tamil fishermen have been taken to Kankesanturai for questioning. There is tension in fishermen villages of Tamil Nadu as Sri Lankan Navy again apprehended six fishermen from … Continue reading Sri Lankan Navy detains six Indian fishermen

PM Modi reviews security situation with top Police Officers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reviewed the internal security situation of the country with top police officials at Dhordo in white Rann of Kutch. During the second day of three-day All India conference of the Directors General of Police and Inspectors General of Police, Prime Minister took briefing from top police officials on terrorism and … Continue reading PM Modi reviews security situation with top Police Officers

BJP rejects Sonia, Rahul’s allegation of targeting opp by govt

BJP has outrightly rejected senior Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi allegation that NDA government is targeting the opposition. The party asserted that the government has nothing to do with National Herald Case and it is entirely a court matter. Briefing reporters in New Delhi today, party leader and Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi … Continue reading BJP rejects Sonia, Rahul’s allegation of targeting opp by govt

Suspected Al Qaeda operative Abdur Rehman got money from London

The suspected Al Qaeda operative Abdur Rehman, who was arrested in Cuttack early this week, had received money in his bank account from London. Informing this to media, the Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Police Commissioner Rajendra Prasad Sharma said, Rehman had received a substantial amount from London this year and it is under examination. Rehman, a member of … Continue reading Suspected Al Qaeda operative Abdur Rehman got money from London

Govt concerned over radicalisation of youths through social media

Government today expressed serious concern over radicalisation of youths through social media and other online forums. Speaking after the inauguration of annual three-day conference of Directors General of Police and Inspectors General of Police in white Rann of Kutch near Bhuj in Gujrat, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the activities of dreaded terrorist group … Continue reading Govt concerned over radicalisation of youths through social media

DDCA row: Amit Shah summons Kirti Azad

BJP President Amit Shah today summoned party MP Kirti Azad in the wake of his criticism of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in alleged irregularities in DDCA. Sources said Mr. Shah asked Azad to maintain restraint while commenting on the issue as opposition parties are using his remarks politically. The MP, however, stuck to his decision … Continue reading DDCA row: Amit Shah summons Kirti Azad

Homosexuality: Section 377 Amendment bill defeated in Lok Sabha

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor’s private member’s bill seeking to amend Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code to decriminalise consensual sex between adults, regardless of sexuality or gender was voted down in the Lok Sabha today. The Indian Penal Code (Amendment) Bill,2015 moved by Shashi Tharoor in the House was defeated. 71 members voted against … Continue reading Homosexuality: Section 377 Amendment bill defeated in Lok Sabha

Pune girl questioned by ATS and sent to de-radicalization programme

A 16-year old girl from Pune who was reportedly radicalized by her ISIS contacts abroad and brain washed to go to Syria has been questioned by Anti-Terrorism Squad,ATS, and sent to de-radicalization programme Thursday. According to sources from ATS, the girl is bright convent educated class XI student in City College. The girl was interrogated … Continue reading Pune girl questioned by ATS and sent to de-radicalization programme

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ELECTIONS

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 ...

Ashok Lavasa letter Creates Unrest in Election Commission

CEC Sunil Arora denies internal rifts over MCC   By a Correspondent / New Delhi Election Commiss ...

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SPORTS

Hockey: Australia defeat India 5-2 for their second successive win

India suffered their second successive defeat as they lost to host Australia 2-5 in their fifth and final matc ...

Boxing: Shiva Thapa hopeful of golden finish at India Open

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Olympian Shiva Thapa on Friday exuded the confidence of a golden finish in the ...

Rashid Khan fires superb final round of 66, bags second title of the season

Chandigarh Delhi’s Rashid Khan fired awesome final round of six-under-66 to register a two-shot victory at ...

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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 ...