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Two miscreants killed in exchange of fire with police in Dwarka, Delhi. More details awaited

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19 May 2019, 6:51 PM

Three members of banned terrorist organization NSCN (K) arrested by 9th regiment of Assam Rifles

Arunachal Pradesh: Three members of banned terrorist organization NSCN (K) arrested by 9th regiment of Assam Rifles in Old Changlang. Weapons and ammunition also recovered from their possession.

19 May 2019, 6:12 PM

Let court decide on conspiracy against me: Alencherry

Cardinal of the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church Archbishop George Alencherry on Sunday refused to comment on the alleged conspiracy to defame him, after a person was arrested and remanded to judicial custody for forging bank documents in his name.

"Let the police and the court decide, if there was a conspiracy behind the fake documents. I am not going to come to any conclusions now," said the Cardinal.

The case relates to alleged forging of documents for bank transactions by a group of priests and the laity to defame Alencherry.

The police team investigating the case questioned a few Catholic priests and based on their statements picked one Aditiyan on Saturday and recorded his arrest on Sunday. Aditiyan has been remanded to judicial custody till May 31.

19 May 2019, 6:10 PM

Two miscreants killed in exchange of fire with police in Dwarka, Delhi

19 May 2019, 5:58 PM

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu leaves 10 Janpath after a meeting with UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi

19 May 2019, 3:45 PM

Four killed while cleaning water pumping station in Gujarat

Four sanitation workers died after inhaling poisonous gas while cleaning a storm water pumping station in Gujarat's Ahmedabad city, a police official said on Sunday.

The mishap took place in Odhav locality late Saturday night when a worker went into the well of the civic-run Ambikanagar pumping station and fell unconscious after inhaling a toxic gas, he said.

Three other labourers then rushed in to help him, but they also inhaled the gas and died on the spot, the official at Odhav police station said.

19 May 2019, 3:23 PM

Bangladesh ex-PM Zia trapped between life and death

Jailed former prime minister Khaleda Zia is trapped between life and death as her health has massively deteriorated over the last week due to unhealthy environment, according to her Bangladesh Nationalist Party.

Demanding the immediate release of the 73-year-old three-time former prime minister, the BNP standing committee member Jamiruddin Sircar said that due to the loneliness and lack of proper treatment, Zia is suffering from various ailments including heart disease.

19 May 2019, 3:18 PM

Body of woman found in Rajasthan's Bundi

A body of an unidentified woman was found in Bundi district on Sunday, police said.

Prime facie, it seems that the woman was bludgeoned to death on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday, police said, adding that the body was found under the Ardana railway over bridge under Kapren Police Station of Bundi district.

19 May 2019, 3:14 PM

Indian Hockey team members arrive at Bhubaneswar Airport for National Coaching Camp to prepare for FIH Men’s Series Final

Odisha: Indian Hockey team members arrive at Bhubaneswar Airport for National Coaching Camp to prepare for FIH Men’s Series Final to be held at Kalinga Stadium here from June 6 to June 15 in which India,Japan, Mexico, USA, Poland, South Africa, Russia, Uzbekistan will participate.

19 May 2019, 2:54 PM

Two men electrocuted to death in Ambala

Two men were electrocuted to death Sunday morning after the ladder they were carrying came in contact with a live wire in the district, police said.

The incident took place while the two were carrying the ladder for repairing motor pump of a tube-well in their agricultural fields, they said.

19 May 2019, 2:46 PM

Curfew continues for fourth day in J&K's Bhaderwah

Curfew continued for the fourth consecutive day on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah town.

Authorities have ordered a magisterial probe into the death of a civilian - Nayeem Shah - whose body was recovered by the police from the outskirts of Bhaderwah town on Thursday.

Clashes broke out between two groups following Shah's murder which one group said had been done by cow vigilantes. Police has denied the involvement of any cow vigilantes.

19 May 2019, 12:29 PM

Demonstrators celebrate Austria government collapse

After hours of chanting and whistling, thousands of demonstrators on Saturday cheered the collapse of Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz's government over a corruption scandal -- and the prospect of fresh elections.

"Kurz must go" cried the crowd that had built up in Vienna's historic first district from late morning.

As the news of fresh elections came through on demonstrators' smartphones later, loud cheers erupted.

19 May 2019, 12:21 PM

Victim named Venkatesh killed in Karnataka blast

T. Suneel Kumar, Bengaluru City Police Commissioner: A man named Venkatesh was killed in the blast that took place at 9.20 am today. FSL team has arrived at the spot, investigation is underway.

19 May 2019, 11:42 AM

One person has died in an explosion outside the residence of Rajarajeshwari Nagar MLA, Munirathna in Karnataka

One person has died in an explosion outside the residence of Rajarajeshwari Nagar MLA, Munirathna, in Vyalikaval. Police is present at the spot, probe is underway.

19 May 2019, 10:05 AM

Naxals have torched a truck at a wood depot in Gadchiroli

19 May 2019, 8:51 AM

Fire broke out at a car showroom in Betul, early morning today

19 May 2019, 7:22 AM

American multinational ExxonMobil evacuates 30 foreign engineers from Iraqi oil field

American multinational oil and gas company ExxonMobil announced that 30 of its foreign engineers were evacuated from the West Qurna 1 oil field in Basra, Iraq.

The evacuation took place over two days and some of the engineers were sent to Dubai, while most were laced in the company’s main headquarters in Basra.

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