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BSF trooper, girl killed in Pakistani firing

A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper and a girl were killed in overnight shelling and firing by Pakistan Rangers on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Thursday.

BSF trooper, civilian injured in Pakistan firing

A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper and a civilian were injured in overnight Pakistan shelling and firing on the international border in R.S. Pura sector of Jammu district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Education Minister Aruna Chaudhary condoles demise of a teacher

The Education Minister, Punjab, Aruna Chaudhary has expressed profound shock at the road mishap which took place today near Goraya in which a PRTC bus carrying students and teachers of Government Senior Secondary School, Tungan (Sangrur) to the science city collided with a stationery truck. In the mishap, one teacher was killed while 20 students were injured.

Punjab CM condoles death of school teacher in road mishap

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has expressed shock and grief over the tragic road accident in which a school teacher was killed and 20 students were injured near Goraya on National Highway-1 on Tuesday morning.

Libya's Afriqiyah Airways suspends flights following airport attack

Libya's state-owned Afriqiyah Airways on Monday suspended all flights after heavy clashes damaged a number of its airplanes.

36 killed in Baghdad twin suicide bombings

At least 36 persons were killed and 91 others injured in twin suicide attacks in Baghdad early on Monday, medical sources told Efe news agency.

Speedboat explodes off Thailand, 1 killed

BANGKOK: A Thai crew member was killed and several others injured as a speedboat carrying 27 Chinese tourists and some crew exploded off Thailand's Andaman Sea near Phi-Phi Islands on Sunday, local media reported.

Toll in California mudslides rises to 20

LOS ANGELES: The death toll in the flooding and landslide that last week hit Montecito, California - northwest of Los Angeles - rose to 20 on Sunday, with four people remaining missing, authorities said.

26 villagers held for stone-pelting on Bihar CM's convoy

PATNA:  As many as 26 persons, including 10 women, have been arrested in connection with stone-pelting on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's convoy in Buxar district and a high-level probe is underway, an official said on Sunday.

2 killed as magnitude 7.3 quake hits off Peru

At least two people were killed and 65 others injured when a magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit just off the southern coast of Peru on Sunday, sparking tsunami fears.

8 killed in Portugal building fire

 At least eight persons have been killed and over 50 injured in a fire that broke out at a two-storey building in Portugal, the media reported.

Villagers attack Bihar CM's convoy, dozen securitymen injured

Upset over lack of development, a group of villagers on Friday stoned Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's convoy in Buxar district, injuring nearly a dozen security personnel, an official said.

Landmine injures soldier on LoC

A soldier was injured on Friday in a landmine explosion on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district.

Punjab becomes first state to start 240 wellness centers, 50 new ambulances rolled out

CHANDIGARH:  Brahm Mohindra, Health & Family Welfare and Medical Education Minister today held a press conference to flag the notable achievements of the department within a time span of 10 months. The Minister also rolled out the vision document of Health and Medical Education Department.

Three soldiers injured in freak accident

Three soldiers were injured in a freak accident during a practice drill ahead of Army Day parade.

Mumbai blaze: After 13 days, absconding pub owners nabbed

Thirteen days after the Mumbai pub blaze, the city police made a breakthrough and arrested three owners of the 1Above restaurant from Bandra late Wednesday, an official said on Thursday.

Fire in Delhi, 5 injured

 At least five persons were injured in a fire that broke out at a plastic toy warehouse here in Usmanpur area on Thursday, a fire official said. The fire has been put out.

Death toll in California mudslides rises to 17

The number of confirmed deaths from flooding and mudslides in California stands at 17, with US authorities stepping up their search for at least 20 missing persons.

Protest in Pakistan after rape, murder of minor

Riots erupted in Pakistan's Punjab province on Wednesday over police inaction after the body of an 8-year-old girl was found dumped in the trash after being raped multiple times, police said.

Train catches fire in Bihar, 4 coaches gutted

 Four coaches of a passenger train were gutted in a fire in Bihar's Mokama railway yard on Wednesday, an official said. No one was injured in the incident.