Amritsar train tragedy: Railways deny responsibility

Amritsar, Oct 20 : Hours after 60 people were crushed to death by a train while watching the burning of a Ravana effigy here, the Railways on Saturday said it was not responsible for the tragedy. Northern Railways spokesperson Deepak Kumar said in a statement that the event was organised in an area which does […]

Amritsar train tragedy: Train driver detained, questioned

Amritsar, Oct 20 : The Punjab and Railway Police on Saturday questioned the driver of a train that crushed at least 60 people to death here while they were watching the burning of a Ravana effigy from a railway track. Punjab Police officials said that the DMU (diesel multiple unit) driver had been detained at […]

Khashoggi died in fight at consulate, admits Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Oct 20 : Journalist Jamal Khashoggi died as a result of a physical altercation inside the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul, Saudi Arabian official media reported on Friday. Two senior Saudi officials have been fired over the incident. Khashoggi was last seen on October 2 when he entered the consulate to obtain documents he needed […]