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ICJ directs Pakistan to review Kulbhushan Jadhav’s death sentence

The international court ordered that Pakistan is under an obligation to provide, by means of its own choosing, effective review and reconsideration of the conviction and sentence of Kulbhushan Jadhav, so as to rectify the violation of his rights under Article 36 of the Vienna Convention. The Court directed Pakistan to provide counsellor access to Jadhav. It said that Pakistan’s ... Read More »

Rain continues to wreak havoc in Nepal; death toll mounts to 78

Thirty persons are still missing and fifty have been injured. Our Kathmandu correspondent reports normal life in 31 districts, mostly in Tarai region affected due to heavy rainfall. Hundreds of houses have been damaged and thousands of people were displaced due to floods and landslides in last six days. Transportation, electricity, water and communication services were also disrupted in many ... Read More »

Rain continues to wreak havoc in Nepal; death toll mounts to 67

Heavy downpour since Thursday has affected normal life in 28 districts, mostly in Tarai region.  Hundreds of houses have been damaged and thousands of people were displaced.  Transportation, electricity and water supply was also disrupted due to floods and landslides in many parts of the country.  The Government has directed concerned authorities to immediately resume all essential services.  Meanwhile, relief and rescue operation is ... Read More »

Gehlot extends condolence on head constable’s death

Udaipur :  In a tweet Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot expressed grief on the tragic death of the on-duty constable Abdul Gani. Gehlot assured all assistance from the government to provide relief  to the aggrieved family  On Sunday Gani’s body was taken from Rajsamand to Bhilwara where the burial custom was performed with state honours. His body was drapped in Tricolor, ... Read More »

Nepal : Death toll from floods and landslides rises to 60

Twenty six persons are still missing and thirty eight have been injured in various parts of the country in rain related incidents during last four days. Heavy downpour since Thursday has hit 28 districts, affecting more than 10000 households. Nepal Police and Army personnel have safely rescued over 1400 people so far. Transportation and electricity supply was also disrupted due ... Read More »

Nepal : Death toll from floods and landslides rises to 50

Thirty five persons are still missing and twenty five have been injured in various parts of the country due to incessant rainfall since Thursday. Seventeen persons died in Province no 1, Eight in Province 2, Thirteen in Province 3, Two each in Province 5 and Karnaili Province. Eight people lost their lives in Kathmandu valley. Hundreds of houses have been ... Read More »

Nepal: Death toll in rain related incidents climbs to 43

Twenty four persons are still missing and twenty have been injured in various parts of the country due to flood and landslides triggered by rainfall since Thursday. Normal life has been affected in different parts of Himalyan nation due to incessant rain.Tarai region, the southern plane of the country, is  worst affected. Hundreds of houses have been damaged by rain ... Read More »

Head constable beaten to death by unidentified men in Rajsamand

Udaipur : In a shocking incident, an on-duty head constable was killed after he faced attack by some unidentified men while he was on duty in Brar gram panchayat area of Bhim in Rajsamand district on Saturday evening. Abdul Gani, the 45 year old head constable, posted at Bhim police station had gone for spot investigation in an assault related case. ... Read More »

Death toll due to rain related incidents mounts to  34 in Nepal

DD News Kathmandu correspondent reports that Tarai, the southern region of the country, is the worst affected.  Hundreds of houses have been damaged by rain and thousands of people shifted to safer places in various parts of Tarai. Many highways have also been blocked due to flood and landslides. A bridge along the East-West Highway in Bardibas municipality of Mahottari ... Read More »

Sri Lankan PM says he cannot support death penalty

On Sunday, addressing a program, the prime minister said United National Party (UNP) as the main party in the government, the Opposition led by Mahinda Rajapaksa, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) and the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) are all against the decision to reinstate the death penalty.  The Prime Minister further said that he expects to discuss this issue first with ... Read More »

Petition filed in Court of Appeal against implementing death sentence in Sri Lanka

An individual in his petition stated that the President has announced that he has signed execution warrants for four death row prisoners and that the death penalty is a serious violation of human rights.  The court issued notice to the Commissioner General of Prisons following which the latter gave an undertaking that the death penalty will not be carried out within the ... Read More »

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar visits AES hit Muzaffarpur; death toll rises to 107

Along with Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, Bihar CM visited different wards, paediatrics ICU at Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Muzaffarpur where Encephalitis affected children are undergoing treatment.  The Chief Minister directed doctors and health officials to take all necessary steps for better treatment. Bihar CM Nitish Kumar also held a review meeting with the secretary of ... Read More »

2nd Ebola death in Uganda after outbreak crosses border

The first cross-border cases in this Ebola outbreak has prompted a World Health Organization expert committee to meet on Friday to discuss whether to declare a global health emergency or not. Such declarations almost always boost attention and donor funding. Uganda health ministry spokesman, Emmanuel Ainebyoona confirmed the death of a 50-year-old woman overnight. Her 5-year-old grandson was the first confirmed death from ... Read More »

UP: Death toll reaches 12 in Barabanki hooch tragedy

Meanwhile, the main accused in the incident Pappu Jaiswal has been arrested. Three persons including salesman had already been arrested. Government has already constituted a three-member team headed by Excise Commissioner to probe the tragic incident and submit its report within 48 hours.   Divisional Commissioner Ayodhya and IG police are members of this committee. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ... Read More »

Three sentenced to death for raping girl

Sanghar(Pakistan),May. 24 (Udaipur Kiran): In Sanghar, three accuseds have been sentenced to death by an additional session court for the gang rape of a student of class nine. Session Judge Inayatullah Bhutto delivered the judgement pronouncing the sentence to Jahanzeb Qaimkhani, Danish Qaimkhani and Wasim Qaimkhani after they were found guilty. Another accused in the case, Suhail Rajput, was ordered ... Read More »

Nation pays homage to former PM Rajiv Gandhi on 28th death anniversary

Former PM Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated in a suicide bombing at  Sriperumbudur of Tamil Nadu on this day in 1991.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered his tribute to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his death anniversary. UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi, Former President Pranab Mukherjee, former Vice President Hamid Ansari, former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh ... Read More »

Woman crushed to death

Chapra : A woman riding scooty was today crushed to death by a truck while she was going to attend classes. The incident occurred near Hakam village on Garkha Basant road under Garkha police station. Deceased was identified as Veena Kumari, daughter of Brahmanand Prasad of Hemantpur village. agitated villagers , after the incident, caught the driver and after beating ... Read More »

Sri Lanka Blasts: 24 local suspects arrested; death toll rises to 290 with over 500 injured

At least 32 foreign nationals including five Indians are among the victims. Over 500 people are injured and hospitalized following the attacks targeting three five-star hotels in capital Colombo and three churches across the country. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said Sri Lanka’s government was aware of information regarding a possible attack adding they will look into why adequate precautions were not taken. Sri ... Read More »

New music coming from Swedish DJ Avicii, one year after his death

The electronic dance music star, who had a huge following in Europe, was found dead in Oman on April 20, 2018, at the age of 28. His family said at the time he was a perfectionist who struggled with stress and who “could not go on any longer.” Avicii, whose real name was Tim Bergling, left behind a collection of ... Read More »

Jasprit Bumrah chokes RCB at death as Mumbai Indians win by 6 runs

BENGALURU: The vociferous crowd at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium was still celebrating home skipper Virat Kohli‘s personal milestone of 5,000 runs – the second by a player after Suresh Raina – when Jasprit Bumrah (3/20), unleashed a short ball which Kohli (46, 32b, 6×4), who hadn’t scored a boundary in 10 balls, tried to pull. IPL Schedule| IPL Points Table ... Read More »

Rajsamand village mourns death of its son in Kashmir

‘Soldier died in the line of duty’ Udaipur : The residents of Shekhawas village in Bhim tehsil of Rajsamand district mourned the loss of their son Parvej Kathat (5 Granadiers) who died during patrolling in Kashmir on Thursday early morning. The news of his death sent the entire area into mourning and relatives, friends went to his home to comfort ... Read More »

Indonesia ends mine collapse search as death toll reaches 27

Rescuers were forced to stop using excavators as conditions deteriorated and it was no longer possible to operate heavy machinery on such unstable ground. “Our assessment found it is no longer possible to search for the victims because of the possible landslides, it is getting more and more dangerous for the rescuers,” local disaster mitigation agency official Abdul Muin Paputungan ... Read More »

Death toll in Uttarakhand-UP hooch tragedy crosses 70 mark

According to an Uttar Pradesh government statement, 36 died in Saharanpur district which adjoins Uttarakhand. Most of the victims had consumed the liquor on Thursday evening after the `tehravin’, the 13th day of mourning ritual, following a relative’s death in Balupur.  Both states, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh announced drives to curb the sale of spurious liquor. In a fortnight-long drive ... Read More »

Hooch tragedy: Death toll mounts to 70 in UP and Uttarakhand

In Uttarakhand and Utter Pradesh, around 70 people died in two adjoining districts allegedly after drinking spurious liquor at a village in Haridwar. Most of the victims had consumed the liquor on Thursday evening at the ‘Tehravin’, the 13th day of mourning after a relative’s death in Balupur village. While 19 people died in the village close to Roorkee in ... Read More »

Brazil dam burst death toll rises to 99

 Authorities said, 57 bodies have been identified so far in the rubble of the ruptured tailings dam. The dam collapsed in Brumadinho municipality in the state of Minas Gerais last week, triggering heavy mud floods that caused multiple fatalities and injuries. The number of people left homeless increased from 135 to 175, according to the state government. Most of the ... Read More »

Nepal: Rich tribute paid to Mahatma Gandhi on his 71st death anniversary

A talk on “Mahatma Gandhi: Peace, Non Violence and Humanity” was organised by the Embassy of India and Dilli Raman Kalyani Regmi Memorial Library Development Board in Kathmandu on Wednesday. The speakers highlighted the importance of Gandhian principles of peace, non violence, inclusive society and environment protection in today’s world. Chief Guest and Chancellor of Nepal Academy, Dr. Ganga Prasad ... Read More »

Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary

The day is also observed as Martyrs’ Day. He was assassinated on this day in 1948. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat in New Delhi. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, Congress President Rahul Gandhi and leaders from different political ... Read More »

Death toll touches 58 in Brazil dam collapse

Families of the missing victims have gathered in the operation center, anxiously waiting for news about their dear loved ones. The dam owned by the Brazilian mining giant Vale collapsed Friday afternoon in Brumadinho in the state of Minas Gerais, releasing a torrent of mud that tore through miner’s offices and cut through a nearby town, leaving a roughly 150-meter-wide ... Read More »

Father beat two kids to death in Udaipur village

Udaipur : In an utterly shocking incident a 5-year old girl and 3-year old boy were beaten to death by their biological father in Chokhlabara village under Ogana police station area in Jhadol block of the district. The kids were brought to the community health center (CHC) in a serious condition early morning where they died during treatment. Police has arrested ... Read More »

Suicide farmer’s widow says family facing living death

Udaipur : GauriDevi, widow of Lehrulal, the farmer who committed suicide by hanging in his field at Rajsamand, is clueless on how the family would survive after losing the only earning member in the family. The farmer was under stress after frost damaged his entire crops and thus dashing all hopes of a good income from them. Gauridevi, who wept inconsolably ... Read More »

Air pollution – A link to Life and Death…

Stargazing is one of the most calming activities people often prefer to do with their friends, families and dear ones. If we go outside on a clear night, we can’t help ourselves. Our head tilts back, our eyes rise up, and we find ourselves gazing at the stars. But do we really get to see clear skies these days? In ... Read More »

Emmy-Winner Sound Mixer Falls To Death On Set Of Tom Hanks Movie

LOS ANGELES:  An award-winning sound mixer died after falling from a balcony on the set of a new movie starring Tom Hanks as the children’s television presenter Mr Rogers. James Emswiller, who won an Emmy award in 2015, appeared to have fallen from a balcony in Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania, during a breaking in shooting, police said. Police said witnesses had reported ... Read More »

Tenants stab landlady to death in Udaipur

Udaipur : Constant nagging for late payment of house rent irked three youths to an extent that they stabbed their landlady to death here in the city on Friday.  The brutal murder has come as a big shock for not only the victims family but the entire neighborhood. The incident happened on Friday evening at sector 14 under Goverdhan Vilas police ... Read More »

Wife, three minor kids beat man to death in Udaipur

Udaipur : The Hiran Magri police arrested a woman on Wednesday under charges of assaulting her husband to death. The accused with her three minor children had attacked the man after a quarrel took place in their house and pushed him so hard that his head banged with the wall and he died. “We were informed that a man’s body was seen lying ... Read More »

Muslim community take out procession in Udaipur, demand death penalty

[embedded content] Udaipur : The muslim community took out a large procession from Hathipole on Friday. The members of the Muslim Mahasabha condemned the incident and demanded death penalty for the accused. In a memorandum to Divsional Commisioner Bhavani Singh Detha, the community demanded the case to be heard by a fast track court and nothing less than ‘hanging’ for Shambhulal ... Read More »

Mother, 2 kids found hanging to death in Chittor village

  Udaipur : In a chilling episode, a young woman was found hanging to death along with her two minor children through the ceiling of their room in Devmagri Nayi basti of Kapasan town in Chittorgarh district on saturday. The matter came to light when the woman’s husband KiranBhan Singh a homeguard returned from his duty from Sanwaliya ji and found the room ... Read More »

70-yr-old woman branded witch, beaten to death in Udr village

Udaipur : A 70-year-old woman was beaten to death in a village in Bichla Fala of Kali Ghati under Semari block of the district on Saturdayevening by members of a family who accused her of being a witch, the police said. The woman, Champa Devi, was reportedly working in her field  in the evening when she was attacked. Shankarlal so Tolaram Meena, ... Read More »

Girl’s death: Cops to look into safety measures

Jaipur: A day after a 19-year-old girl slipped to death from the terrace of a six-floor building of her college during mountaineering trials, the Jaipur police would speak to the father of the victim and college administration over the safety norms adopted during the adventurer sports. A police official told TOI that while the sport trials were outsourced to Sunil ... Read More »

Sons thrash father to death in Kherwada village

Udaipur : Two sons thrashed up their father so brutally that the old man died of severe injuries on Monday in Kherwada block of the district. The cops are in search for the sons who are absconding after the incident.  The case took place at Khandi Obari Kharadi Fala , a remote village of the blockon Sunday evening when Ramesh Meena ... Read More »