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Acid laden tanker topples over van, 9 including 4 children killed

    Udaipur : Birthday celebration turned into a tragedy for two familes who met horrifying death in a road mishap at Charbhuja-Desuri mega state highway  near Punjab mod (turn) in Rajsamand district on Friday afternoon. Nine persons including two women and four children were killed when an acid laden tanker toppled over the Eeco car they were travelling. They all ... Read More »

Maharashtra:11 killed in road accident in  Dhule

The accident took place near Nimgul village on the Shahada-Dondaicha road around 10.30 pm on Sunday when a container truck collided with a state transport bus coming from the opposite direction.   WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Download Udaipur Kiran App to read Latest News Today Read More »

Afghanistan: 63 killed, 182 wounded in Kabul wedding blast

More than 1,000 people had been invited, one witness said. Interior Ministry spokesman Nusrat Rahimi said, the attacker set off explosives among the wedding participants. Both the Taliban and a local affiliate of the ISIS carry out bloody attacks in the capital. “Around 1,200 guests were invited to the wedding,” said Ahmad Omid, a survivor who said the gathering was ... Read More »

Heavy rains lash Udaipur division, elderly couple killed in house collapse

Udaipur : Several parts of Udaipur division including Chittorgarh, Rajsamand, Dungarpur, Pratapgarh have been recording heavy rains for past two days. Highest rainfall in the division was recorded at Begu in Chittorgarh district at 302 mm, followed by Nagaliya in  Pratapgarh at 220. An elderly couple died after their mud house collapsed on friday morning in Berakatra village of Nayawas ... Read More »

13 killed, 16 missing in China’s severe storm ‘Lekima’, Red alert declared

Beijing : 13 people died and 16 others went missing after storm ‘Lekima’ hit China’s eastern coastal area on Saturday. In anticipation of Lekima’s landfall, the Chinese weather bureau issued a red alert on Friday morning, warning residents of the threat for strong winds, heavy rainfall and coastal impacts. The country has a four-stage color-coded warning system, with red representing ... Read More »

5 nuclear scientists killed in rocket test explosion, radiation spreads

Mosco: There was a sudden blast during the rocket test in Ninoshka at Russia. Five nuclear scientists were killed in this accident, while nine were injured. It is said that after this accident Radiation has spread in the city of Severodvinsk, 47 kilometers from Ninoshka. The Russian government official has issued a statement that after the explosion, the radiation level ... Read More »

Heavy rains batter Kerala, rivers in spate, 8 killed

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan yesterday night held an meeting with government and State Disaster Management Authority officials, and said a serious situation prevails in parts of the state, especially in Wayanad. NDRF and Army teams are undertaking rescue operations in some parts. Kerala Government declares holiday for the day, for all educational institutions across the state. All exams by ... Read More »

Afghanistan: At least 18 killed, over 100 injured in powerful blast

Government officials say it appears that a car bomb went off outside a police station 5 kilometres west of central Kabul.  The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, saying in a statement it had targeted police and soldiers. The blast was the latest in a series of terrorist attacks ahead of next month’s presidential election. The Taliban described the poll ... Read More »

One killed 20 hurt as bus falls into gorge 

Udaipur : One person was killed and at least 20 injured when a roadways bus fell into a 10 feet deep gorge on Monday evening. The bus was going towards Udaipur from Kotra when it fell down while passing through a bridge on Sabarmati river near Khanchan village,  police said. A police officer who was passing by saw the victims and ... Read More »

17 killed, 32 injured in explosion outside Egypt’s National Cancer Institute

A car driving against traffic on Cairo’s corniche collided with three other cars, causing the explosion, Egypt’s interior ministry said in a statement. Videos posted online showed fire trucks trying to control a massive fire, which damaged several cars. Egypt’s public prosecutor is investigating the cause of the incident, but there was no official statement indicating that the explosion was ... Read More »

J&K: Four terrorists killed in encounters

Earlier, a gunfight broke out between the terrorists and a joint team of forces following the launch of a cordon and search operation on the basis of specific input about the presence of terrorists in the area. During another encounter in Shopian, two JeM terrorists have also been killed. The Body of a slain terrorist has been retrieved and identified ... Read More »

Chhattisgarh: Seven Maoists killed in Rajnandgaon district 

The encounter occurred around 6 am in the forest near Sitagota village under Baghnadi police station area, when a team of District Reserve Guard was out on an anti-Naxal operation.  So far, seven bodies along with a huge cache of weapons, including one AK-47, have been recovered from the spot.  Search operations are still on. Meanwhile, security forces deactivated three ... Read More »

Jammu & Kashmir: 2 terrorists killed in separate operations

An unidentified terrorist was killed and an army soldier sustained injuries in a fierce gunfight on the Malmapanpora Warpora area of North Kashmir’s Sopore. Earlier, gunfight broke out between terrorists and joint team of forces following launch of cordon and search operation on the basis of specific input about presence of terrorists in the area. Meanwhile, the encounter that broke ... Read More »

Gujarat: 4 killed as unprecedented rain batters Vadodara

Heavy rains has thrown life out of gear in many cities of Gujarat. At least four persons were killed and over four thousand were evacuated from Vadodara and surrounding areas. While roads were unusable due to water-logging and several trains were cancelled, operations at the Vadodara airport resumed late Thursday evening.  Most parts of the city remained inundated till last ... Read More »

34 killed in rain-related incidents in Pakistan

The torrential rains and thunderstorms in southern Sindh province killed at least 18 people on Monday, mostly from electrocution, as the first spell of monsoon rain wreaked havoc in Karachi, exposing its redundant civic structure, including electricity and sewerage systems.  The Pakistan Metrological Department has warned off more heavy rains in the next 24 hours although the rains have stopped ... Read More »

Pakistan: Military plane crashes in Rawalpindi, at least 12 killed

A small Pakistani military plane crashed into a residential area near the garrison city of Rawalpindi before Tuesday dawn, killing at least 12 people, including two pilots. In a statement, the military said five soldiers were among those killed in the plane crash. Officials said about 20 people were injured in the plane crash The rescue operation are underway and ... Read More »

Top Pakistani JeM commander among 2 militants killed in Kashmir encounter

Munna Lahori, a Pakistani national, was responsible for a series of civilian killings in Kashmir, they said. The second militant, an associate of Lahori, was a local militant, a police official said. Lahori, also known as Bihari, had been used by Pakistan-based JeM terror group for the recruitment of militants, he said. He was known for making Improvised Explosive Devices ... Read More »

J&K: Top JeM commander from Pakistan killed in Kashmir encounter

He was responsible for a series of civilian killings in Kashmir, they said. Lahori, also known as Bihari, had been used by the JeM terror group for recruitment, a police official said. He was killed in the morning along with his local associate after a night-long operation following a tip-off, he added. Also, two unidentified terrorists have been killed during ... Read More »

Eight killed as twin quakes strike Philippines

Both tremors hit the province of Batanes, a group of sparsely populated islets north of the nation’s largest Luzon island. Terrified residents fled their homes and images in the Philippine media showed collapsed masonry homes as well as deep cracks in paved roads. The quakes of magnitude 5.4 and 5.9 struck within hours of each other, according to the US Geological ... Read More »

Nepal: 17 killed, 6 others missing due to incessant rains

In the capital Kathmandu three persons were killed when the wall of a house collapsed at Mulpani area.  Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli has expressed deep condolences to the bereaved families who lost their family members in the flood and landslides triggered by incessant rainfall. In a tweet, Oli said security personnel are carrying out rescue and relief work in the affected areas. He also said that ... Read More »

At least 29 Killed, several Injured in Agra bus accident

Agra, July.8 (Udaipur Kiran): The UP  Sleeper coach passenger bus, which was on its way from Lucknow to Delhi, met with the accident near Agra. At least 29 people were killed and several others injured after a Delhi-bound bus fell into a drain on Yamuna Expressway on Monday morning. More than 20 injured have been admitted to the hospital. The ... Read More »

29 killed as passenger bus falls into gorge on Yamuna Expressway

AGRA: At least 29 people were killed and 16 others injured when a passenger bus fell into a gorge on the Yamuna Expressway early Monday morning. Initial probe revealed that the mishap occurred after bus driver of the UPSRTC Jan Rath dozed off at the wheel. The bus, after hitting the divider, fell into the 40-feet-deep gap between two flyovers ... Read More »

Siblings killed as electricity pole fall on bike, villagers protest

Udaipur : Residents of Varda village under Nai police station limit adjoining the city area protested outside the collectorate on Saturday over the death of a brother and sister who were killed when an electricity pole fell on them while they were going on a bike a day ago. The villagers alleged negligence on the officials of the electricity department and ... Read More »

4 students killed in school bus accident in Shimla

Shimla, July. 1(Udaipur Kiran): Four have been killed and seven injured while a school rolled down a hill in Lower Khalini area of Shimla. Police and rescue teams reached the spot. Reportedly, three school girls and driver have died in this incident. The children were from Chelsea School of Shilma. Injured children have suffered grievous head injuries. The official said ... Read More »

Jammu & Kashmir: 35 killed in road mishap in Kishtwar

35 persons dead and 17 injured after a matador vehicle fell into a gorge in Kishtwar district. Deputy Commissioner of Kishtwar, Angrez Singh Rana said 11 critically injured persons are being air-lifted to Government Medical College, Jammu for specialised treatment. Locals, police, administration officer are undertaking rescue and relief operations. The accident occurred, when a mini bus rolled down a hilly ... Read More »

Several feared killed in Kishtwar accident

Jammu, July 1 (Udaipur Kiran): Within a week, Jammu and Kashmir witnessed yet another major accident in kehswan area of ​​Kishtwar district on Monday, in which several people minibus accident in the killing. Reportedlly sever people feared dead while 13 others were injured on Monday morning. As per reports an overloaded Mini Bus JK17- 6787 this morning from Keshwan to Kishtwar fell ... Read More »

Bugam Encounter : One militant killed, operation on

Srinagar, June 30 (Udaipur Kiran): One militant has been killed in the ongoing operation after a Pre-Dawn in Bugam area of ​​Chadoora in Central Kashmir’s Budgam District on Sunday. Reports said one militant has been killed in the ongoing operation, however his identity is yet to be ascertained. Reports that a joint team of Army’s 53RR and SOG Budgam launched a cordon ... Read More »

Jharkhand: Five people killed and 40 injured in bus accident

The accident occurred early morning today when a private bus coming from Ambikapur of Chhatisgarh to Garhwa in Jharkhand, turned turtle, after falling from the valley and got trapped in between. SP of Garhwa Shivani Tiwari confirmed five deaths and injury to 40 others. The injured are being treated in local hospitals. WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Download Udaipur Kiran App to ... Read More »

Bangladesh: Four killed, 150 injured in train accident

The accident occurred when the Dhaka bound intercity train Upaban Express was crossing a bridge at Baramchal around midnight. Four bogies of the train derailed and two of the bogies fell into the canal.  The accident has disrupted Sylhet’s rail communications with other parts of the country, including Dhaka. WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Download Udaipur Kiran App to read Latest News ... Read More »

14 killed, over 50 injured after tent collapses in Rajasthan’s Barmer

All the injured have been rushed to Nahata Hospital in Balotra where they are getting treatment and those who are seriously injured have been referred to Jodhpur. According to reports, people had gathered at the spot for a “Ramayan Katha” when the tent collapsed because of a dust storm. WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Download Udaipur Kiran App to read Latest News ... Read More »

25 people killed in Himachal Pradesh bus mishap

The bus was on its way to Gada Gushaini from Kullu. Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat and Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur expressed grief over the tragic accident. In their condolence messages, they prayed for peace to the departed souls and strength to the bereaved family members. The chief minister has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incident and also ... Read More »

J&K: Two JeM terrorists killed; one Army Jawan martyred in encounter

The terrorists belonged to Jaish-e-Mohammed group. One of them was Sajad Bhat, the owner of a vehicle that was used in February’s terror attack on a CRPF convoy that claimed the lives of 40 personnel. Security forces described Sajad’s killing as a big success. WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Download Udaipur Kiran App to read Latest News Today Read More »

J&K: Two terrorists killed, one Army jawan martyred in Anantnag encounter

Security sources said, another Army man has sustained injuries in the encounter which is still on at the Marhama Bijbehara area. Security forces launched a search operation predawn. The terrorists threw a grenade in which one Army jawan was injured and later died of injuries. This is the second encounter in less than 24 hours in the area. In the ... Read More »

12 killed, over 100 injured as string of quakes jolt China

Over 100 people are injured and more than 4,000 relocated as dozens of structures collapsed following the quake late Monday. A series of at least four aftershocks were felt in a span of 40 minutes, the strongest of which had a magnitude of 6. An emergency response team and local police are trying to evacuate the people to safety and provide ... Read More »

Somalia: 11 killed, 25 injured as explosions rock Mogadishu

The al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab claimed responsibility of the attacks. Police chief Gen Bashir Abdi Mohamed told reporters that first car bomb went off near a security checkpoint for the presidential palace and was responsible for nine deaths. The second car bomb killed the driver and his accomplice near a checkpoint on the road to the heavily fortified airport, he ... Read More »

J&K: One terrorist killed in Sopore encounter

The exchange of fire began during a search operation launched by security forces Tuesday evening after they received information that terrorists were present there, the official said. He said the cordon was strengthened to prevent the terrorists from escaping. “In the ensuing gunfight, an unidentified terrorist was killed. The body has been recovered while his identity and group affiliation is ... Read More »

100 killed in Mali violence

Nearly 100 people were killed in a gruesome overnight attack on a village in central Mali, in the latest violence to strike the fragile region. There was no immediate claim of responsibility but the massacre, targeting a village inhabited by the Dogon community, bore the hallmarks of tit-for-tat ethnic attacks that have claimed hundreds of lives. Violence between Dogon hunters ... Read More »

Uttar Pradesh: At least 19 killed due to dust storm, lightning

At least 19 persons were killed and over 48 injured due to dust storm and lightning in various parts of Uttar Pradesh. According to the state Relief Commissioner, 6 persons were killed in Mainpuri, 3 persons each died in incidents related to dust storm in Etah and Kasganj and one due to lightning in Moradabad. Different parts of the state ... Read More »

Nepal : Two persons killed and 98 injured in windstorm and rains

According to Nepal Police two people have been killed and 75 others injured in Kailali district while 23 persons injured in Kanchanpur district. 81 injured were discharged after first aid, while remaining has been admitted in various hospitals. The windstorm destructed many houses and uprooted electricity poles which have disrupted power supply in various parts of both the districts.  In the capital Kathmandu ... Read More »

U.S.: 12 killed, 6 wounded in Mass Shooting in Virginia

The shooter who opened fire indiscriminately in a Virginia Beach city building Friday afternoon, killing at least 12 people and sending six others to the hospital, was a disgruntled employee. The shooter died after a gunfight with police. Police said the suspect, a long-term and current employee at Virginia Beach Municipal Center, where the shooting occurred, fired “indiscriminately”. The gunman, whose ... Read More »

U.S.: 11 killed, 6 wounded in Mass Shooting in Virginia

The shooter who opened fire indiscriminately in a Virginia Beach city building Friday afternoon, killing at least 11 people and sending six others to the hospital, was a disgruntled employee. The shooter died after a gunfight with police. Police said the suspect, a long-term and current employee at Virginia Beach Municipal Center, where the shooting occurred, fired “indiscriminately”. The gunman, whose ... Read More »