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Punjab CM asks Home Secretary to prepare guidelines for permission to hold religious gatherings

AMRITSAR: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has directed Home Secretary NS Kalsi to prepare detailed guidelines for permission to hold religious and social congregations, in order to prevent the kind of tragedy that struck Amritsar during Dussehra celebrations last evening.

Amritsar train tragedy: Railways deny responsibility

AMRITSAR:  Hours after 60 people were crushed to death by a train while watching the burning of a Ravana effigy here, the Railways on Saturday said it was not responsible for the tragedy.

2 killed in Durga Puja clashes in UP

LUCKNOW: Violence and communal clashes have been reported from many parts of Uttar Pradesh during the idol immersion procession of Goddess Durga, police said on Saturday.

Two militants killed in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Security forces on Friday shot dead two militants on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla town.

Trainee Bihar officer shot dead

PATNA: A trainee Bihar education officer posted here was shot dead on Friday by unidentified gunmen in Kaimur district, police said.

Turkish experts search van that allegedly carried Khashoggi's body

ANKARA: A Turkish daily reported on Friday that forensics experts searched a van that allegedly carried the body of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul to the Consul Generals residence.

Missing Saudi journalist Khashoggi ‘certainly looks’ to be dead, says Trump

WASHINGTON: US president Donald Trump has said it looks like Saudi Arabia’s missing dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead and warned of “very severe” consequences if the kingdom is responsible.

Delhi cabinet restores increase in minimum wages quashed by HC

NEW DELHI: The Delhi cabinet on Thursday restored the increase in the minimum wages that was junked by the High Court on August 4, and approved a proposal to give a 10 per cent discount on metro cards used in state-run buses.

Grandma kills 4-year-old girl

JAIPUR:  A woman killed her four-year-old granddaughter in Rajasthan's Hanumangarh town because she was irked with the girl's stubborn and demanding nature, police said on Thursday.

Militant killed in J&K gunfight

SRINAGAR:  A militant was killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said on Thursday.

Bengal celebrates Mahanavami

KOLKATA: Devotees from all walks of life, dressed in their best attire, headed towards the puja marquees on Thursday as the city celebrated Mahanavami -- the fourth day of Durga Puja.

The Washington Post publishes missing Saudi journalist's last article

WASHINGTON: The Washington Post has published the last article written by its missing Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi in which he wrote about the poor state of press freedom across the Arab world.

116 policemen suspended over 2014 firing in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: As many as 116 police officials have been suspended from their posts for their alleged involvement in a June 2014 tragedy that killed at least 14 persons in Lahore in Pakistan's Punjab province, media reports said.

Pompeo meets Turkish President over missing Saudi journalist

ANKARA: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan here on Wednesday following his trip to Saudi Arabia to discuss the case of journalist Jamal Khashoggi who disappeared two weeks ago after entering his country's consulate in Istanbul.

10 killed as explosion rocks college in Crimea

MOSCOW: At least 10 people were killed and around 50 were injured on Wednesday in an explosion at a college in Russian-annexed Crimea.

4 pilgrims crushed to death in MP

SATNA: Four persons were killed and two seriously injured when a speeding truck crushed them in Madhya Pradesh's Satna district on Wednesday, police said.

Bombay HC Nagpur Bench admits PIL on man-eater tigress

NAGPUR (MAHARASHTRA): The Bombay High Court's Nagpur Bench on Tuesday admitted a PIL that sought a stay on plans to kill a 'man-eater' tigress and instead capture her alive, a wildlife activist said.

Six of family die in Andhra accident

VIJAYAWADA: Six members of a family were killed and 15 others injured in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool district early on Wednesday, police said.

Pakistan hangs 6-year-old Zainab's killer

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan early on Wednesday hanged a man convicted for the rape and murder of six-year-old Zainab Ansari in January.

Policeman, 3 militants killed in Srinagar gunfight

SRINAGAR: A Jammu and Kashmir policeman and three militants were killed in a gunfight in old city area of Srinagar on Wednesday, police said.


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