Managing Delhi traffic challenging: Police

New Delhi, Sep 15 : Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik on Friday admitted that managing traffic in Delhi was very challenging due to ever increasing number of vehicles and traffic violations. Inaugurating a ‘School Road Safety Awareness Campaign 2017-18’ here, Patnaik said the aim was to catch the students young so that they grow into law […]

Facebook launches new crisis response centre

San Francisco, Sep 15 : To help its users during disasters, Facebook has created a new centre for crisis response where people can find information about recent crises and access the social network’s crisis response tools — including Safety Check, Community Help and Fundraisers to support crisis recovery — all in one place. “We are […]

6 naval personnel detained for ‘drunken’ squabble in Goa

Panaji, Sep 15 : Six Indian Navy personnel have been detained in a town 35 kms from here, for creating nuisance allegedly under the influence of alcohol at a bar and restaurant late on Thursday. Police said, that the six persons, attached to INS Gomati, a Godavari class guided missile frigate, were detained by personnel […]

Explosion injures 15 soldiers at US military base

Washington, Sep 14 : Fifteen soldiers were injured by an explosion during a training accident at a military base in US state of North Carolina, the media reported on Thursday. Officials said the explosion happened on one of the training fields of Fort Bragg, the largest military installation of the US Army by population with […]

Minor fire at Kolkata airport, no air traffic disruption

Kolkata, Sep 14 : A minor fire broke out near a boarding gate at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport here on Thursday but was put out immediately, an airport official said. “The operations at the airport were not affected and no one was injured due to the fire that broke out at 4.15 p.m. […]