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'Each year, 6 lakh newborns die within 28 days of birth in India'

NEW DELHI: A quarter of global neonatal deaths happen in India where nearly 600,000 newborns die within 28 days of their birth every year, according to a new Unicef study.

Phagwara money lender looted on Feb 14 died under mysterious circumstances

PHILLAUR:  One Money Exchanger Gurvinder Ram, running Western Union shop in Phillaur village Nagar who was looted by three armed robbers on the night of February 14, was allegedly killed in mysterious circumstances in the Village Nagar near Phillaur on Monday noon.

Three persons killed in Phagwara mishaps

PHAGWARA: Three Persons including a child were killed while three women sustained serious injuries in two different road mishaps occurred near here on Sunday night.

5 Students Killed, 29 Injured In Maharashtra Road Accident

At least five college students were crushed to death and another 26 injured when a truck they were travelling in turned turtle early on Monday, police said.

66 people killed in Iran plane crash

TEHRAN: A passenger plane crashed in central Iran on Sunday killing all 66 people on board, authorities said.

Florida school shooting survivors call for tougher gun laws

Survivors of a deadly shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 students and teachers, have called for tougher gun laws in the country and and urged voters to kick out lawmakers who oppose the move, the media reported.

9 killed in Rajasthan LPG cylinder blast, Rs 2 lakh ex gratia announced

JAIPUR: At least nine persons were killed and 18 others injured when two LPG cylinders exploded at a wedding in Beawar in Rajasthan's Ajmer district, police said on Saturday.

22 killed in Nigeria suicide attack

At least 22 people were killed and 28 others injured when three suicide bombers attacked a market in Nigeria's Borno state, the authorities said on Saturday.

Six lions, 74 vultures poisoned to death in Tanzania

Six lions and 74 vultures were found dead near a national park in southern Tanzania this week after they were poisoned to death, authorities.

'Florida school shooter heard voices in his head'

Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old youth who killed 15 students and two staff members with an AR-15 automatic rifle in Florida, told police that voices in his head told him how to carry out the attack, police said on Friday\Cruz was arrested and charged on Thursday on 17 counts of premeditated murder, after confessing to the mass shooting of students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland on February 14, Valentine's Day, Efe reported.

Twitter to soon livestream news to curb misinformation

SAN FRANCISCO: In a bid to stop the spread of fake news, Twitter will soon live stream news, in a window next to the users' timelines, whenever a major incident takes place.

Christian-Hindu-Jewish-Buddhist leaders in Nevada jointly condemn Florida school massacre

Christian, Hindu, Jewish and Buddhist leaders in Nevada strongly condemned the Florida school massacre, which reportedly killed 17 and injured many today.

Job fair from Feb 21-24 to be one stop platform for job seekers: Jalandhar DC

JALANDHAR: Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Varinder Kumar Sharma today said that upcoming job fairs in the district would prove to be a one stop platform for job seekers and job providers, thereby immensely benefitting the both .

Florida high school shooting kills 17

WASHINGTON: At least 17 people were killed and several others were injured in a school shooting on Wednesday in the US state of Florida.

300 militants in Pakistan ready to enter India: Army

JAMMU: More than 300 militants are waiting across the Line of Control (LoC) in Pakistan to infiltrate into India, the Army said on Wednesday, adding that the Pakistan Army played a key role in planning terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir.

7 killed, 8 injured in Odisha road accident

Seven labourers were killed and eight injured when a tipper carrying them met with an accident at Luhajhar Ghat in Odisha's Gajapati district on Tuesday, police said.

Five dead in ONGC tanker blast in Kerala

Five persons were killed and a dozen others injured in a blast inside an Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) tanker at the Cochin Shipyard here in Kerala on Tuesday, police said.

2 LeT militants killed, Srinagar gunfight over

Two holed up LeT militants, involved in a failed terror bid on a CRPF camp here, were killed on Tuesday in a nearly 30-hour-long gunfight, police said.

Two youths run over by truck in UP

A speeding truck mowed down two youngsters in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki district on Tuesday, police said.

20-hour long gunfight continues in Srinagar

 The over 20-hour long gunfight between holed up militants and the security forces continued in Srinagar on Tuesday as fresh firing exchanges started.