Spain mourns terror victims as manhunt continues

Barcelona, Aug 20 : Spain held a solemn religious ceremony attended by heads of state and government in Barcelona’s monumental Sagrada Familia basilica on Sunday to mourn the 14 persons killed in two terror attacks in the wealthy northeastern region of Catalonia. The service, headed by King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia with Portugal President […]

Police on high alert after two blasts in Bengal hills

Darjeeling, Aug 20 : Police in northern West Bengal hills has been put on “high alert” and counter-insurgency strategies enforced after two major blasts in 24 hours in Darjeeling and Kalimpong, an official said on Sunday. “All police stations have been put on high alert. The security protocol followed in insurgency-hit areas is being followed […]

Barcelona attack: Victims came from various nationalities

Barcelona, Aug 18 : The dead and injured in Thursday’s terror attack in Barcelona were of many nationalities including citizens of the US, Britain, China and Pakistan, according to the Catalonian region’s Interior Ministry. Among the victims are a number of children, authorities said. The nationalities of the victims include Spanish, French, German, Dutch, Argentine, […]