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Monthly Archives: JULY 2016


Flood fury in Assam: 26 dead, 36 lakh people affected
30.07.16 18:34 as Assam - TEAM PT

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonwal and Union Minister Jitendra Singh conducted an aerial survey of flood-hit areas in Assam on Saturday.

Twenty six people have lost their lives and nearly 36 lakh have been affected due to floods across more than ...
  


Army foils infiltration bid, 2 terrorists, 2 jawans killed in Kupwara
30.07.16 17:56 as Kashmir - TEAM PT

The Army on Saturday foiled yet another infiltration bid at the Line of Control in Naugam sector of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district, killing two terrorists but two soldiers were also killed in the encounter, while a third was injured. The injured jawan has been rushed ...
  


'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui held guilty of raping an American national
30.07.16 17:28 as Delhi - TEAM PT

Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui was convicted by a special fast-track court on Saturday for raping a 35-year-old American woman at his south Delhi residence last year.
 
Farooqui has been taken into police custody and the court has fixed August 2 for arguments on the quantum ...
  


Father dies at dinner table, family members commits suicide in distress
30.07.16 12:17 as Hyderabad - TEAM PT

Four family members of a Housing Board engineer Satyanarayana(55) ended their lives by jumping before a running train at Ghatkesar on Hyderabad outskirts hours after his sudden death, police said on Saturday.

Police said the family was traveling by car to Hyderabad last night. They halted ...
  


Bengaluru rains: Heavy downpour causes water logging, boats used, People Seen Fishing
29.07.16 17:59 as Bengaluru - TEAM PT

After Gurugram, Bengaluru today witnessed heavy downpour causing traffic jam in the city. Vehicular movement was affected in many parts of Bengaluru due to the rains on the fourth consecutive day. In Bilekahalli area of Bengaluru, boats were used to rescue people trapped in water ...
  


10 labourers killed, several injured after under-construction building collapses in Pune
29.07.16 13:26 as Pune - TEAM PT

10 people were killed and several seriously injured after an under-construction building collapsed in Pune today.

The incident took place in Balewadi area when a construction slab on the 14th floor of the under-construction building collapsed.

Thirteen labourers were on present on the 14th floor when the ...
  


Bengaluru rains: Heavy downpour causes water logging, boats used, People Seen Fishing
29.07.16 05:16 as Bengaluru - TEAM PT

After Gurugram, Bengaluru today witnessed heavy downpour causing traffic jam in the city. Vehicular movement was affected in many parts of Bengaluru due to the rains on the fourth consecutive day. In Bilekahalli area of Bengaluru, boats were used to rescue people trapped in water ...
  


Youth who set himself on fire outside Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh's house dies
27.07.16 16:31 as Chhattisgarh - TEAM PT

A physically challenged youth, Yogesh Sahu, 28, who had set himself ablaze in front of official residence of Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh in Raipur on July 21, died early Wednesday.

He was being treated at a private hospital with severe burn injuries.

"Yogesh Kumar Sahu breathed ...
  


Pilibhit Jail case: SP govt withdrew case against staff 9 yrs ago, didn’t inform killed prisoners’ kin
27.07.16 00:43 as UP - by Manish Sahu/The Indian Express

It was in 2007 that a local court in Pilibhit accepted the then UP government’s application for the withdrawal of criminal case against 41 jail officials and staff members who were accused of killing seven Sikh TADA prisoners and injuring 21 others inside Pilibhit district ...
  


Irom Sharmila to break 16-year fast, contest Manipur election
26.07.16 16:33 as Manipur - TEAM PT

Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila, who has been on a hunger strike for the past 16 years demanding repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) on Tuesday announced her decision to end the fast on August 9 and contest state Assembly elections.

"I will ...
  



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