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Missing Telangana Youth Murdered By Father-In-Law
The case relating to disappearance of a Dalit youth in Telangana took a dramatic turn on Saturday as police arrested his father-in-law and two others for his murder. Police said Amboji Naresh (23), who was missing since May 1, was killed by Srinivas Reddy, who was unhappy with his daughter marryi..
Himachal Assembly Passes State GST Bill
Himachal Pradesh in a special assembly session on Saturday unanimously approved the state Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill. Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, who also holds a finance portfolio, moved the bill which was supported by the main opposition party - the Bharatiya Janata Party. The bil..
Rs 15 Lakh Looted From Kashmir ATM
Burglars looted Rs 15 lakh from an ATM in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said on Saturday. The burglars looted the money from a J&K Bank ATM in Unisoo village in Langate area late Friday night. "An FIR has been lodged and investigations are on," a police official said. Fearing..
Modi Condoles Deaths In Sri Lanka Floods
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday condoled the loss of lives and property in Sri Lanka due to heavy flooding and landslides and has ordered to dispatch relief ships. "India condoles the loss of lives and property in Sri Lanka due to flooding and landslides. We stand with our Sri Lankan br..
Fake Rs 2,000 Notes Seized In Bengal
One person was arrested with fake Indian currency notes of Rs 2,000 denomination with the face value of Rs 5 lakh in West Bengal's Murshidabad, police said on Friday. The arrest was made by personnel of the Shamserganj police station in Murshidabad district, the West Bengal Police said in a tweet..
Gunfight Erupts In Kashmir
A gunfight erupted on Saturday between militants and security forces in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said. Three Hizbul Mujahideen militants including a commander, Sabzar Bhat are believed to be trapped inside a house in Saimoh village, Tral town. On Friday evening, a patrol party ..
Modi Pays Tribute To Jawaharlal Nehru On Death Anniversary
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid his tribute to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his 53rd death anniversary. "Tributes to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary," Modi tweeted. Nehru, who was sworn-in on August 15, 1947, as the first Prime Minister of India when the nation g..
Army Foils Infiltration Bid In J&K, Kills 6 Militants
Four intruding militants were killed on Saturday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district as the army foiled an infiltration bid, said defence sources. A group of militants was challenged by the alert troops on the Indian side of the LoC in Rampur sector. "The op..
Delhi Woman Commits Suicide Over Husband’s Affair
Upset over her husband's extramarital affair, a 28-year-old woman committed suicide by hanging herself at her west Delhi home, police said on Friday. The man has since been detained and is being questioned. Suman took her own life in Shakurpur village on Wednesday night, though the incident wa..
Former Punjab Police Chief K.P.S. Gill Dies At 82
Former Punjab top cop K.P.S. Gill, who is credited with having played a big role in eliminating terrorism from Punjab, died here in a private hospital. He was 82. Gill, a former Director General of Punjab Police, was suffering from end-stage kidney failure and significant ischemic heart disease. ..