Friday, January 21, 2022

Tripura families affected by border fencing being rehabilitated

Agartala, March 16 Families affected due to the construction of a fence along the India-Bangladesh border in Tripura are being rehabilitated, a minister said here on Thursday.

Trump’s budget to have major cuts Reports

Washington, March 16 US President Donald Trump intends to roll out his budget blueprint on Thursday - and it will include a 31 per cent reduction to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and a 28 per cent cut to the State Department.

Russian spy ship reappears off US coast

Washington, March 16 A Russian spy ship has reappeared, sailing just 20 miles south of the US Navy submarine base at Kings Bay in the state of Georgia, media reports said.

3 pilots killed in US training crash

Santa Fe (New Mexico), March 16 At least 3 pilots were killed when their tactical airborne intelligence plane crashed on a training mission near a small airport in eastern New Mexico, media reports said.

Three injured as Sukhoi crashes near Barmer

JaipurAllahabad, March 15 A Sukhoi aircraft and a Chetak helicopter of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in separate incidents on Wednesday in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh respectively.

Kolkata Police to rein in speeding

Kolkata, March 15 In a bid to curb rash driving, Kolkata Police was putting in place special security measures at the city flyovers to avert road accidents, a top cop said here on Wednesday.

Damascus suicide bombings kill 39, say activists (Third Lead)

Damascus, March 15 At least 39 persons were killed when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-strapped vest inside the old Justice Palace building in Syrian capital of Damascus on Wednesday, according to a British war monitor.

Search operation near Pathankot airbase continues for second day

Pathankot, March 15 A massive search operation continued in and around the Pathankot airbase for the second day on Wednesday following intelligence inputs about suspected anti-national elements in the area, police said.

IAF aircraft crashes near Barmer, pilots safe

Jaipur, March 15 A Sukhoi aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Wednesday crashed near Barmer, about 550 km from here.

Three militants, minor girl killed in Kupwara gunfight

Srinagar, March 15 Three foreign militants and a six-year-old girl were killed in a gunfight between holed-up militants and security forces in north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Wednesday.