Day: March 11, 2019

Bomb hoax at Khar railway station

Bomb hoax at Khar railway station

March 11, 2019 11:30 pm

Mumbai: Security was beefed up at suburban Khar railway station on Sunday evening, after an unidentified caller from North America claimed that a bomb was planted there, police said Monday. However, the call turned out to be a hoax. An unidentified person called on the landline number of Khar police station Sunday evening, claiming that […]

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Death toll rises to 3 in Kanpur hooch tragedy

Death toll rises to 3 in Kanpur hooch tragedy

March 11, 2019 11:24 pm

Kanpur: The death toll in spurious liquor tragedy here rose to three on Monday with one more person dying at the Lala Lajpat Rai (LLR) Hospital, an official said. The deceased was identified as Bhola Nath Paswan (58) of Khadri village in Ghatampur, said District Magistrate Vijay Vishwas Pant. On Saturday, two people died and […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke with the crown prince of Abu Dhabi on Monday PM speaks with Abu Dhabi crown prince

PM speaks with Abu Dhabi crown prince

March 11, 2019 11:18 pm

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke with the crown prince of Abu Dhabi on Monday and thanked him for inviting India to address the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation. The prime minister and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, the crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces expressed happiness […]

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Indian looses leg in Myanmar landmine blast

Indian looses leg in Myanmar landmine blast

March 11, 2019 11:13 pm

Aizawl: A 36-year-old man belonging to the Chakma community was severely injured Monday after he wandered into Myanmar and stepped on a landmine, official sources in south Mizoram’s Lawngtlai district said. The incident occurred at a jungle in the neighbouring country near the Indo-Myanmar border’s boundary pillar number two, the sources said. The man along […]

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Woman, caught while stealing at Delhi factory, dies after being beaten up by locals: Police

Married woman abducted, raped for over 20 days in Raj

March 11, 2019 11:01 pm

Kota: A 30-year-old married woman from Rajasthan’s Jhalawar district was abducted and raped for over 20 days by a family acquaintance from a neighbouring village, police said Monday. The accused, Shanti Lal Mehar from Bandi village, held the victim captive at different spots in Jhalawar as well as neighbouring Gujarat, police said. The woman was […]

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Bomb hoax at Khar railway station

Coast Guard to train Bangladesh officers

March 11, 2019 9:43 pm

Chennai: The Indian Coast Guard Monday said it would train officers from the Bangladesh Coast Guard in maritime search and rescue operations for the first time under an international cooperation agreement between the two countries. The Coast Guard Eastern region headquartered here would train five officers and ten others from various ranks of the Bangladesh […]

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All 737 Max 8 planes in India grounded

Jet Airways not operating any Boeing 737 MAX plane

March 11, 2019 9:41 pm

New Delhi: Cash-strapped Jet Airways said Monday it is not operating any of the five Boeing 737 MAX in its fleet. The statement of the airline, which has grounded a significant number of planes, comes amid aviation regulator being asked to undertake a safety assessment of 737 MAX aircraft following the crash of such a […]

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AIADMK promises national poverty eradication scheme

Punjab govt giving funds directly for sikhs benefit in a

March 11, 2019 9:39 pm

Shillong: The Meghalaya government on Monday took exception to its Punjab counterpart providing funds for benefit of people residing in Punjabi Lane here without informing the state government. The issue was raised in the state legislative assembly by Meghalaya’s Urban Affairs department minister Hamlet Dohling. The minister informed the House that the Punjab government had […]

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AIADMK promises national poverty eradication scheme

20-yr-old woman, cousin commit suicide in UP

March 11, 2019 9:11 pm

Banda (UP): A 20-year-old woman and her cousin, who were having an affair, allegedly committed suicide after their parents refused to accept their relationship, police said Monday. The incident took place in Jamuni Purva village of Uttar Pradesh’s Banda district. Madhuri hanged herself from the ceiling of her room on Sunday and later in the […]

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China, Indonesia, Ethiopia ground Boeing 737 Max 8 planes after crash

China, Indonesia, Ethiopia ground Boeing 737 Max 8 planes after crash

March 11, 2019 9:05 pm

Beijing: China’s civil aviation regulator on Monday ordered domestic carriers to ground nearly 100 Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes, citing flight safety, a day after an aircraft of similar model operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed in Addis Ababa killing all 157 passengers and crew, including four Indians. The crash of Ethiopian Airlines plane came five months after another Boeing 737 MAX 8 of Lion Air crashed in Indonesia that killed 189 […]

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