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Portugal: 29 German tourists killed in Madeira bus crash

Televised images showed the bus had spun off the road, apparently having flipped several times, before crashing into a house at the bottom of a slope. Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa said on Twitter that he had contacted German Chancellor Angela Merkel to convey his condolences. Filipe Sousa, mayor of Santa Cruz where the accident happened, said 17 women and ... Read More »

Policeman killed in Chittorgarh, 1 injured

Udaipur : A policeman was killed while another cop was hurt when they were trying to stop a tractor laden with Bajri under Bassi police station limit of Chittorgarh district on Monday. Police constables Prabhati Lal and Ramesh Vishnoi had stopped a tractor on the roadside near Gopalpura toll plaza. The tractor was transporting gravel. While the cops were enquiring ... Read More »

Jharkhand: 3 maoists killed, One CRPF jawan martyred in encounter

The encounter took place Monday morning when troops of the 7th battalion of the CRPF were undertaking operations. One CRPF jawan was also martyred. Three bodies of Maoists along with an AK-47 Rifle, three bullet magazines and four pipe bombs have been recovered from the encounter site till now. The search is being conducted in the encounter area. The post ... Read More »

3 maoists killed, CRPF jawan martyred in Jharkhand encounter

They said the encounter between the two sides took place around 6 am in the forests of Belbha Ghat area of the district when troops of the 7th battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were undertaking operations. The district is about 185 kms from state capital Ranchi. “Three bodies of Maoists along with an AK-47 Rifle, three bullet ... Read More »

J&K: 2 terrorists killed in Shopian Encounter

Based on specific information about the presence of terrorists in Gahand area , security forces launched a cordon and search operation there this morning. As the forces were conducting searches, the terrorists fired upon them. Two terrorists have been killed so far during the ongoing counter terror operation. Security forces also recovered arms and ammunition  from the spot. Firing has ... Read More »

16 killed in bomb blast in Pakistan’s Quetta

The blast at around 7:35 am was caused by an improvised explosive device (IED) that had been hidden among the vegetables in the market, police said. At least eight of those killed in the bomb blast at Hazarganji area of Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan, belonged to the Hazara community. The security forces fear the death toll may rise, ... Read More »

Syria: 13 killed in fight between government forces & insurgents

The government media said the exchange of a barrage of rockets during the fight also hit a government-run hospital killing five people there. The insurgents’ fire came amid heightened tensions following days of government fire on villages and towns on the edge of the enclave. The violence strained a fragile months-old truce negotiated between Russia and Turkey that averted a ... Read More »

Nepal: 27 killed in storm; Rescue and relief work underway

Consul General of India in Birgunj, B.C.Pradhan told our correspondent that deceased Indian has been identified as Jeetlal Sahani. Consulate General officials are in the process of contacting his family members to provide all necessary assistance. Around 350 people were discharged after first aid while remaining have been admitted at various hospitals. The condition of several injured is reported to ... Read More »

Nepal: 27 Killed in Storm, Lightning

Nepal’s Ministry of Home Spokesperson R.K. Subedi told our correspondent that 26 people were killed in Bara and one person died in Parsa district on Sunday evening. The injured have been admitted at various hospitals. The rescue and relief work is underway. Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli has expressed grief over loss of lives. In a tweet Prime Minister Oli ... Read More »

J&K: Four terrorists killed in Encounter in Pulwama

In Jammu & Kashmir, Four terrorists were killed in a fierce encounter between terrorists and Security forces in Lassipora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Three army personnel were injured. The gunfight erupted in the area in wee hours of Monday. Arms and ammunition was also recovered from the encounter site. The counter terrorist operation has concluded. The killed terrorists are ... Read More »

Massive storm kills at least 27 killed in Nepal

Nepal’s Ministry of Home Spokesperson R.K. Subedi told our correspondent that 26 people were killed in Bara and one person died in Parsa district on Sunday evening. The injured have been admitted at various hospitals. The rescue and relief work is underway. Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli has expressed grief over loss of lives. In a tweet Prime Minister Oli ... Read More »

8 killed as bus rams into truck in UP’s Greater Noida

Another 20 people on board the bus were injured and rushed to a private hospital for treatment, police said. Officials in Lucknow said that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed Gautam Buddh Nagar police and administration chiefs to expedite assistance to the victims. “The bus was on its way to Noida from Agra. The incident took place under ... Read More »

Four Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh

The encounter took place around 6 AM in a forest in the Chintalnar police station area, Deputy Inspector General (anti-Naxal operations) Sundarraj P told. An elite unit of the CRPF’s Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA) was cordoning off the forest area near Karkanguda village, around 500 km away from the state capital, when a group of Naxals started firing ... Read More »

Three terrorists killed in J&K’s Shopian encounter

The security forces launched an anti-militancy operation in Yarwan forest area of the district following information about presence of the ultras there, he said. The official said three terrorists were killed in the operation, which was underway till last reports came in. Read More »

Youth attack family amid Holi celebration, one killed

Udaipur : Tragedy visited a house on Holi day and the vibrancy became scary due to bloodshed when a youth attacked a family while they were playing with colors on Thursday morning. The incident took place in Khanjipeer area under Surajpole police station of the city where the accused Shekhar Adiwal stabbed four people of a family including two women. ... Read More »

Two brothers killed in road accident in Rajasthan

Kota : Two men died after an unidentified vehicle rammed into their bike on the NH-27 near Kishanganj town of Rajasthan’s Baran district Monday, police said. The incident took place when the two brothers, Mulchand Rao (52) and Chothmal Rao (45), both residents of Kunj Vihar colony in Baran city, were travelling to Kishanganj from Baran, Station House Officer (SHO) Kishanganj ... Read More »

Christchurch shootings: 49 killed in one of “New Zealand’s darkest days”

4 suspects, 3 men and one woman, one of them Australian arrested. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison also confirmed that one of those arrested is Australian. PM Scott Morrison described the shoot out as a racist hate crime. He offered condolences to those impacted. All schools in the city had been placed in lockdown in response to “a serious ongoing firearms incident”. ... Read More »

Christchurch shootings: 40 killed in one of “New Zealand’s darkest days”

The South Island city was placed in lockdown as police hunted for an “active shooter”. Bangladesh cricket team, who were at the mosque for Friday prayer when the shooting started, escaped unscathed. “A serious and evolving situation is occurring in Christchurch with an active shooter,” police said in a statement.   Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on the mosque shootings were one ... Read More »

Four killed, 3 hurt as pick-up truck overturns on NH-113

Udaipur : Four persons including a 50-year old woman and two minors were killed when a pick-up truck loaded with passengers and goods overturned near Katara ka Kheda village on the Banswara-Pratapgarh road under Pipalkhoont police station area of Pratapgarh district on Wednesday morning. The victims were from a Muslim family who worked in Surat and going to their ancestral ... Read More »

J&K: 2 terrorists killed in encounter in Pulwama

The encounter broke out at Tral area on Monday. The security forces had cordoned off the area and launched an operation to flush out the terrorists, a police spokesperson had said. “A brief exchange of fire took place between security forces and terrorists in Tral area,” the spokesperson had said. Read More »

J&K Encounter: Two terrorists killed in Handwara

 The encounter between terrorists and security forces in Babagund, Handwara area began on Friday concluded today.  Bodies of both the terrorists were recovered from the site of encounter. Three CRPF personnel and two Jammu and Kashmir police personnel have been martyred in the Encounter. This operation posed considerable difficulties to the security forces due to the  topography of the area. Area ... Read More »

11 people killed in Nepal road mishap

The accident occurred when a jeep heading towards Duhun from district headquarters Khalanga fell 500 meters down into the Mahakali River. All 11 passengers including seven women, three men and a child died on the spot. The driver sustained serious injuries and was taken to the District Hospital. Later he was referred to Pithauragadh, India for further treatment. Read More »

Jammu & Kashmir: Two Jaish terrorist killed in Shopian

Two Jaish e Mohammad terrorist were killed as encounter rages on between security forces and terrorists in  Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. Security forces cordoned off the area. Arms & ammunition have been recovered. A gunfight was raged between terrorists and security forces in wee hours today. The mobile internet services have been snapped in the area and adjacent ... Read More »

Syria: At least 24 killed in twin bomb attack

The first blast was caused by a bomb planted under a car in the main city of the Idlib region. A motorcycle bomb detonated after ambulances arrived at the scene of the first explosion. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack so far. Idlib, the last major part of Syria still outside the control of President Bashar ... Read More »

Pulwama encounter: 3 terrorists killed; 5 security personnel martyred

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to action at a joint press conference with Argentian President Mauricio Macri. Yet another indication that India will make perpetrators of Pulwama terror attack pay a heavy price. India has been hitting back measure by measure since the Pulwama attack on Thursday. The latest retaliation was the killing of Kamran, the Jaish-e-Mohammad commander who masterminded ... Read More »

Pulwama encounter: Four Army personnel martyred; two terrorists killed

Deputy Inspector General of police, South Kashmir Range is also injured. It all started when security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Pinglan area of Pulwama district of south Kashmir during the night after receiving inputs about the presence of terrorists. The area has been cordoned off and search and sanitization operation at the encounter site is on. Read More »

Massive fire breaks in Karol Bagh Hotel – 17 killed in delhi hotel fire

At least 17 people were killed as a massive fire broke out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Karol Bagh in the national capital early in the morning. The dead includes a child. According to eyewitnesses, most deaths were caused due to suffocation. The fire started around 4:30 am. The fire service and police officials pulled out several others from the ... Read More »

Five terrorists killed in encounter in J&K’s Kulgam

The gunfight erupted in the area in wee hours after a joint team of security forces launched cordon and search operation on the basis of specific information about the presence of terrorists in the area. As the forces zeroed in on the suspected place, the hiding terrorists fired upon forces indiscriminately.  Read More »

Four killed in road accident in Rajsamand

Udaipur : Four persons who were returning from the stone mart exhibition at Jaipur, were killed in a road accident near Kitela village between the Gomti-Beawar section on the NH-8. The victims were marble businessmen who lived in Dhoinda and Kankroli of Rajsamand districts. Three of them originally hailed from Kerala, police said. Suresh Kumar (55) so Chellapan Pillai, Anil Kumar ... Read More »

Syria: 11 killed in Aleppo building collapse

State news agency SANA says, five-story building collapsed early, killing most of those who were inside and only one person was rescued alive. SANA reported, the building is in the eastern Salahuddin neighbourhood once held by rebels. Syria’s nearly eight-year conflict has left more than 400,000 people dead and left broad parts of the country destroyed. Read More »

Jharkhand: 5 Maoists killed in encounter with security forces

In the ensuing encounter, the forces managed to neutralise five Maoists and injure one. No casualties and injuries of security personnel, involved in the operation, have been reported so far. The troops have also seized arms and ammunition- two AK 47, one 303 rifle and two pistols- from the spot. A search operations is underway. Read More »

4 including kid killed in road accident in Banswara

Udaipur : Four persons including a couple and their kid were killed in a major road accident that took place on the Udaipur road near Mordi in Banswara district on Sunday evening. Five others who were injured were taken to the nearby hospital who have been later referred to Udaipur civil hospital, sources said. The accident took place at Chidiyavasa turn ... Read More »

J&K: 3 militants killed in Binner village in Baramulla district

The three slain militants are believed to be Lashkar cadres while two among the slain could be foreign militants. The third slain is believed to be local senior militant commander. Security sources said that the identity of the slain is being ascertained and details shall follow.  Security sources said that post gunfight search and sanitization operation is going on to ... Read More »

J&K: Four militants killed in Shopian district

Security sources said that that a joint team of Army, Para troopers and J&K Police launched cordon and search operation in Heff Shirmal on the basis of credible input about the presence of a group of militants in the area. They said that as the forces intensified the searches and zeroed in on the suspected place, the hiding militants opened ... Read More »

J&K: 2 unidentified militants killed in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district

Security sources said that a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) was launched in Katapora village of Yaripora area of Kulgam district on the basis of specific information about presence of militants in the area.  They said as the forces zeroed in on the suspected place, the hiding militants fired indiscriminately triggering encounter.  The counter militant operation is going on. Read More »

Over 250 terrorists killed in 2018: J&K DGP

Security officials described year 2018 as a successful year against terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir. Addressing a presser at Police Control Room in Srinagar to highlight achievements, Director General Police Dilbagh Singh said around 93 encounters with terrorists occured in 2018 and 87 were completely without any collateral damage. He said 252 terrorists (including Pakistanis) were killed, which is a success for the counter-militancy grid. In ... Read More »

Udaipur youth killed in gangwar in Bangkok; Body to be flown in today

Udaipur : Dheeraj Gakhreja, a 42-year old Udaipur based businessman was killed in a shootout between two rival gangs in Bangkok on Sunday night. Dheeraj worked as a franchise for a private insurance company and was part of a group of 400 Indians who were selected for the foreign trip as a reward for achieving the company’s target. Dheeraj had gone ... Read More »

5 including 2 CRPF jawans killed in road accident on Udaipur-Pindwara national highway

Udaipur : Five men including two soldiers of the central reserve police force (CRPF) were killed in a collision between a trailer-truck and car that happened near Malwa ka Choura PHC, under Bekariya police station on the Udaipur-Pindwara National Highway-76 on monday morning. Rescue sources said that the accident took place around 11am, when a trailer hit the CRPF truck from behind ... Read More »

5 including 2 CRPF jawans killed in road accident on Udaipur-Pindwara national highway

Udaipur : Five men including two soldiers of the central reserve police force (CRPF) were killed in a collision between a trailer-truck and car that happened near Malwa ka Choura PHC, under Bekariya police station on the Udaipur-Pindwara National Highway-76 on monday morning. Rescue sources said that the accident took place around 11am, when a trailer hit the CRPF truck from behind ... Read More »

Man killed after stay camel lifts him by neck in Udaipur

Udaipur : A man lost his life when he was suddenly attacked by a camel standing on the roadside which lifted him by neck and ran carrying him between its teeth. Villagers stoned the camel and drove it away, however, by the time the victim  was taken to the hospital, he had died. The incident took place at Bhatadiya village in ... Read More »

2 killed, 1 injured in road accident outside Udaipur airport

Udaipur : Two persons were killed while one seriously injured as the car they were travelling collided with a speeding truck at the road cut just in front of the RanaPratap airport main gate under Dabok police station area on Tuesday early morning. KanakMal Jain (65) resident of Delhi and car driver Ramesh Salvi (25) were killed in the mishap while Bhimalchand Jain ... Read More »

Jasoda Ben injured in road accident in Chittorgarh, 1 killed

Chittorgarh / Udaipur. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s wife Jasoda Ben and two other women were injured while their driver was killed in a road accident that took place on the Kota-Chittorgarh four lane road near Begu on wednesday morning. According to sources jasoda ben was travelling from Atru in Bara towards Udaipur when around 10 o clock their car hit ... Read More »