10 vehicles torched in Jharkhand clashes

Ranchi, Oct 20 : Ten vehicles were torched and more than 11 people were injured in clashes that broke out between two communities during the the idol immersion procession of Goddess Durga in Jharkhand’s Palamau district, police said on Saturday. “Prohibitory (Section 144) orders have been imposed. Additional forces have been deployed. Compensation will be […]

3 injured as fuel tank of autorickshaw explodes in Mumbai

Mumbai, Oct 20 : At least three persons were injured when the fuel tank of an autorickshaw suddenly exploded while it was being refuelled at a CNG station in Kandivali West here on Saturday morning, police said. The incident took place at the HPCL’s CNG station near Milap Cinema on the busy S.V. Road, around […]

58 dead as train runs over Dussehra revellers in Punjab

[Amritsar: Relatives of victims of train accident mourn at Civil Hospital in Amritsar, Saturday, Oct 20, 2018. A speeding train ran over revellers watching fireworks during the Dussehra festival Friday, killing more than 50 people. ( /PTI] Amritsar, Oct 20 : In a terrible disaster, 58 people watching the burning of a Ravan effigy from […]

58 dead as train runs over Dussehra revellers in Punjab

[Amritsar: Punjab Police personnel at the scene of the accident along railroad tracks in Amritsar on October 20, 2018, after revellers who gathered on the tracks were killed by a moving train on October 19. – A speeding train ran over revellers watching fireworks during a Hindu festival in northern India Friday, killing more than […]

Tantri, TDB disagree over emergency shutdown of Sabarimala shrine

Sabarimala (Kerala) Oct 20 : Travancore Devasom Board (TDB) member K.P.Shankara Das on Saturday disagreed with the Sabarimala Tantri family’s threat to close the temple doors if any woman within the barred age group arrive for darshan. “It’s the Supreme Court that has directed that women within the age group of 10 to 50 will […]

Counting underway for J&K civic polls

Jammu/Srinagar, Oct 20 : Counting was underway on Saturday for the recently concluded Jammu and Kashmir municipal polls, with preliminary results showing that the BJP was heading for a major victory in Jammu while mixed results were seen in the Kashmir Valley. By 11 a.m., the Bharatiya Janata Party secured 23 out of the 33 […]