POLITICS

No plan to scrap Article 371, says DoNER Minister

AMN / GUWAHATI Union DoNER Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh has said that the Centre has no plan to scrap Article 371. Talking to MEDIA persons here Wednesday, Dr. Singh made it clear that though the issue is being raised in North East, Article 371 will not be scrapped. Article 371 provides a special provision to … Continue reading No plan to scrap Article 371, says DoNER Minister

Kumari Selja is Haryana Congress chief; Hooda made CLP leader..

Agencies / New Delhi Former union minister Kumari Selja has been appointed Haryana Congress President replacing Ashok Tanwar and former state chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda will discharge twin responsibilities of CLP leader and chief of the party’s election management committee in the state, the party said today. In a long awaited decision, AICC General … Continue reading Kumari Selja is Haryana Congress chief; Hooda made CLP leader..

Chidambaram CBI’s custody extended till Tuesday

AMN A Delhi court today extended the CBI custody of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram by one day in the INX Media corruption case. Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar will hear the interim bail plea of the Congress leader tomorrow. He was produced before the court on expiry of his three-day CBI custody which was … Continue reading Chidambaram CBI’s custody extended till Tuesday

JNU Asks noted historian Romila Thapar to Submit CV for Continuing as Prof Emerita

Teachers Call Move Motivated A Corespondent / New Delhi The Jawaharlal Nehru University Teachers’ Association has termed “politically motivated” the JNU administration’s decision to seek historian Romila Thapar to submit her CV for assessment for her continuation as professor emerita. Soon after JNUTA statement, the university said it is following its ordinance “in letter and … Continue reading JNU Asks noted historian Romila Thapar to Submit CV for Continuing as Prof Emerita

Amit Shah criticizes Rahul Gandhi for his statements on Kashmir

AMN / SILVAASA Home Minister and BJP President Amit Shah today said that while the entire country supports the Center’s move to scrap Jammu and Kashmir’s special status under Article 370 and bifurcate it into two union territories, it is still being opposed by certain political parties. He was addressing a public meeting at Silvassa, … Continue reading Amit Shah criticizes Rahul Gandhi for his statements on Kashmir

Congress leader Sushmita Dev accuses BJP of politicizing NRC issue

AMN President of All India Women’s Congress, Sushmita Dev alleged BJP of politicizing the issue of illegal foreigners in Assam. Reacting on the release of final NRC list, she termed the exercise to be financial, emotional and political harassment of people. She said that numbers of illegal foreigners in the state was always an exaggeration … Continue reading Congress leader Sushmita Dev accuses BJP of politicizing NRC issue

BJP hits out at Rahul Gandhi for his remarks on J&K

AMN The BJP Wednesday hit out at the Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for his reported remarks on Jammu and Kashmir. Union Minister and senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar said in New Delhi that the statement given by Mr Gandhi has ashamed the country and it is condemnable. Mr Javadeker said, he should apologize for his … Continue reading BJP hits out at Rahul Gandhi for his remarks on J&K

Mayawati elected as BSP President for another term

AMN / LUCKNOW Bahujan Samaj Party Supremo Mayawati has been elected as the Party President for another term. This was informed in a press release of the party office in Lucknow today. After completion of all formalities regarding the election process conducted by the National Unit office as per the party constitution, in an important … Continue reading Mayawati elected as BSP President for another term

PM Modi, HM Amit Shah meet family members of Arun Jaitley ..

AMN After returning from abroad, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met the family members of former Union Minister Arun Jaitley who passed away on Saturday. Mr Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah visited the residence of the late leader in the national capital and expressed condolences to the bereaved family members.

Yediyurappa Names 3 Dy CM as Karnataka Cabinet Portfolios Announced

BENGALURU After more than three weeks Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa – who took oath on July 26 — named his cabinet members. It took another six days to decide on the portfolios for the 16 men and one woman who joined the cabinet. The list of ministers announced on Monday evening showed that … Continue reading Yediyurappa Names 3 Dy CM as Karnataka Cabinet Portfolios Announced

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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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