APN News

  • Monday, June, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 10:39:56
  • Cyclone Vayu likely to hit Kutch coast by midnight tonight: Met Dept

    In Gujarat, cyclone Vayu is moving northeastwards. According to Met department, the cyclone is likely to hit the Kutch coast by midnight tonight. However, the intensity of the very severe cyclonic storm is likely to reduce and it may hit the coast as a cyclonic storm or a deep depression. Kutch district administration is gearing […]

    Brazil development bank chief quits, fueling political crisis

    The head of Brazil’s powerful state development bank quit on Sunday, a day after far-right President Jair Bolsonaro threatened to sack him, fueling a political crisis. Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) President Joaquim Levy, former finance minister in the left-wing government of ex-president Dilma Rousseff, submitted his resignation after Bolsonaro said he had a “price on […]

    Preparations for International Day of Yoga pick up momentum

    Preparations for International Day of Yoga to be celebrated on the 21st of this month have picked up momentum. Ranchi has been chosen to organise the main event which will be led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Over 30 thousand people are expected to participate in the main event which will be attended by several […]

    Union Health minister asks Bihar govt to establish ICU at PHCs in Encephalitis affected areas

    Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has asked Bihar government to establish ICU at primary health centres (PHCs) in Encephalitis affected areas. Dr. Harsh Vardhan who reviewed the situation of the outbreak of AES in Bihar yesterday emphasized to step up several measures to contain the disease at the initial stage when symptoms of Encephalitis […]

    Riva Ganguli Das visits Chattoram to inspect construction of Feni Bridge

    High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh Riva Ganguli Das visited Chattoram yesterday to inspect the construction of the ongoing Feni Bridge known as Maitree Setu which will connect Tripura with Chittagong port of Bangladesh. The bridge will facilitate carrying of heavy machines and goods to and from the northeastern states and the rest of India […]

    First session of 17th Lok Sabha begins today

    The first session of the 17th Lok Sabha will commence today. The Rajya Sabha will sit from Thursday. The session will continue till 26th of next month. Since it is the first session of the new Lok Sabha, it will mainly be devoted to oath taking of newly elected MPs, election of Lok Sabha Speaker, […]

    PM calls on political parties to work cohesively with govt in running Parliament smoothly

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called on leaders of all political parties to work cohesively with the government in running Parliament smoothly and collectively address issues related to the welfare of people. He said, government is always receptive to the issues raised by Political Parties and is ready to discuss issues of national importance in […]

    Monsoon expected to advance further in next 36 hours

    Monsoon is expected to advance further in the next 36 hours after the weakening of Cyclone Vayu. Monsoon made an onset over Kerala on 8th of June, nearly a week after its usual onset date. Talking to AIR News, senior scientist in India Meteorological Department, IMD, K Sathi Devi said, Cyclone Vayu is expected to […]

    Anantnag terror attack: J&K police SHO Arshad Khan succumbs to injuries at AIIMS

    Jammu & Kashmir Police SHO Arshad Khan, who was critically injured in a suicide terrorist attack at KP Road Anantnag last Wednesday, succumbed to injuries at AIIMS, Delhi today. He was shifted to AIIMS from Srinagar hospital in view of his critical condition. Arshad Khan was posted as SHO at Sadr Anantnag Police station, who […]

    Hong Kong leader apologises for causing conflict and disputes

    Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologised today for the way her administration tried to pass a law allowing extraditions to China, the cause of unprecedented protests and clashes this week. A statement from her office said, the chief executive admitted that shortcomings in the government’s work has lead to a lot of conflict and […]