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Lance Naik Nazir Ahmed Wani's widow receives Ashoka Chakra

NEW DELHI: The widow of Lance Naik Nazir Ahmad Wani, who shot dead two terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir before getting killed, on Saturday received the Ashoka Chakra, India's highest peacetime gallantry award, awarded to her husband at the Republic Day celebrations here.

Deadly 'volcano tsunami' hits Indonesia, 62 dead

JAKARTA: At least 62 people have been killed and 584 injured after a tsunami hit the coast on Indonesia's Sunda Strait possibly following undersea landslides after the Krakatoa volcano erupted, government officials say.

Deer in Thar Desert fall prey to domestic dogs

JAIPUR:  In Rajasthan's Thar desert, nearly 75 per cent of chinkaras (Indian gazelle) fall prey to domestic dogs, according to G.S. Bhardwaj, Chief Conservator of Forests and Field Director of the Sariska Tiger Reserve.

38 victim's kin gets compensation in Amritsar train mishap

AMRITSAR: After handing over compensation cheques to 38 families of the Amritsar train mishap victims, the Relief and Rehabilitation Committee has announced to release compensation to 137 injured from Sunday. Among them 62 are admitted to various hospitals, while the remaining are being treated at OPDs.

4 killed in Mumbai highrise blaze

At least four persons, including an elderly woman, were killed and 16 others injured on Wednesday when a massive fire ripped through a highrise building here, officials said.

Alarming rise in deaths of people, elephants in human-animal conflict in Odisha

BHUBANESWAR: The ever-increasing deaths of elephants as well as people in human-animal conflicts in Odisha has alarmed environmentalists and wildlife enthusiasts who blame the state Forest Department's "callous approach" for the problem and have sought an urgent action plan to prevent loss of lives.

Two Delhi women killed, 22 injured in head on collision between truck and canter

Two woman pilgrims were killed and 22 injured in a head on collision between a truck and a canter nar Nangal Sirsa on Rupnagar-Nangal road. Seven of the injured are seriously injured and admitted in the PGI Chandigarh.

Punjab CM terms Amarnath Yatra attack a shameful act of cowardice

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH : Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has condemned the dastardly attack by terrorists on the Amarnath Yatra pilgrims, terming it a shameful act of cowardice by forces bent on whipping up communal tensions to trigger violence in the country.

Five terrorists killed in Pathankot, operations still on

By Jaideep Sarin 
PATHANKOT: Over 62 hours after suspected Pakistani terrorists raided the IAF base here killing seven security personnel and losing five of their own, senior officers said on Monday evening that they were still sensitizing the area for possible hidden attackers.

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