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Daily Archives: 24th June 2018

Over 250 Terrorists Present in Southern Kashmir, Says Lt. General Bhatt

Commander of the Srinagar headquartered 15 Corps in Baramulla, Lt. General Anil Kumar Bhatt on Sunday said there are over 250 terrorists present in the valley majorly in the Southern part of Kashmir.

Yeddyurappa Suggests Renaming of Bengaluru Haj House After Abdul Kalam

Former Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa suggested that Haj House in Bengaluru be renamed after former president Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam.

‘Missing’ Bihar Class 10 Board Answer Sheets Sold as Scrap

The answer sheets of Class 10th Bihar board exams, which went missing from a Bihar College, were sold to a scrap vendor for Rs 8,500.

Hockey India Announces 48-Member Squad for Senior Women’s National Camp

Hockey India has announced the names of 48 players for the senior women's national camp, which is slated to begin on June 26 at the Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru.

Missing Messi’s fan Found Dead in Kerala

A fan of Argentina football team captain Lionel Messi, who went missing on June 21 has been found dead near Illikkal Bridge in Kottayam.

Arrest Warrant Against Nirav Modi in Customs Evasion Case

An arrest warrant has been issued against absconding diamantaire Nirav Modi in connection with the case of evasion of Customs duty, registered by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI).

MP tea Seller’s Daughter Makes it to IAF

Aanchal Gangwal, a 24-year-old girl from Neemuch district in Madhya Pradesh and the daughter of a tea seller, has been selected in the flying branch of the Indian Air Force (IAF).

Saudi Arabia’s ban on Women Driving Ends

As Saudi Arabia lifted its longstanding ban on women driving, ladies can now legally get behind the wheel of a car for the first time beginning today.

Taliban Continues to Fight Afghan Forces Despite Government’s Ceasefire

Despite Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani's decision of extending the ceasefire by ten days, the Taliban continues to fight the Afghan government forces.

Northeast Frontier Railway Introduces Train Captain

To improve onboard services and redress passengers' grievances, the Northeast Frontier Railway on Saturday introduced Train Captain in New Jalpaiguri-Howrah Shatabdi Express and Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) toy train.

If men can Remarry, why can not a Women? Asks Vice President

On the occasion of International Widows Day, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu called for a societal change of mindset, asking "if a man can remarry, why can't a woman?"

Swaraj Arrives in India After Four-nation Visit

External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj, who was on a week-long, four-nation visit to Italy, France, Luxembourg, and Belgium has arrived in India.

Canada Observes ‘The National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism’

Canada, on June 23, observed the 'National Day of Remembrance' for Victims of Terrorism that marks the anniversary of the bombing of Air India Flight in 1985.

Missing Hyderabad Techie’s kin Thanks Swaraj, KTR for Help

Father of 36-year-old Hyderabad techie, who went missing in the United States in 2017, has thanked External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and State Information and Technology Minister KT Rama Rao for their help.