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Fire devastates French migrant camp

Paris: A migrant camp in France was devastated by a fire, as two rival groups turned on each other, with police firing tear gas to separate them, the media reported on Tuesday. At least three people were injured in the brawl on Monday night at the Grande Synthe camp, home to an estimated 1,200 migrants

22 Nigerien soldiers killed in refugee camp attack

Niamey: At least 22 Nigerien soldiers were killed on Thursday in an attack on a refugee camp in the country’s western region of Tassara. A source told Xinhua that unknown gunmen attacked Nigerien soldiers who were guarding the camp housing Malian refugees, and killed at least 22 soldiers. The attackers are suspected to be Islamic

Attack on Army camp: 3 militants killed in operation in Kupwara district

Srinagar, Oct 6 (IANS) Three separatist militants were killed on Thursday in a gunfight that erupted after they attacked a counter-insurgency Rashtriya Rifles (RR) camp in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.”Three terrorists were killed in the resulting encounter,” Colonel Rajesh Kalia, spokesman of the Indian Army’s Srinagar-headquartered 15 Corps confirmed to IANS. “Heavily armed terrorists dressed

Rahul Gandhi condemns Baramulla army camp attack

New Delhi: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Monday condemned the attack on an army base camp in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district, saying that “terror and hatred” can never succeed against the “courage and resolve of soldiers”. “Strongly condemn the attack on the army base in Baramulla. Terror and hatred can never succeed against the

Atletico Madrid holds Barca 1-1 at Camp Nou

Barcelona: Spanish football club Atletico Madrid picked up a valuable away point as they held Barcelona 1-1 at Camp Nou here. The visitors deployed the suffocating defence on Wednesday that has made Atletico the least favourite opponent for star-studded attacking sides like Barca and Real Madrid, reports Efe. Barcelona managed just three shots on goal

HP CM condemns attack on army camp

Four terrorists attacked the army base near the LoC killing 17 soldiers and injuring 24 others Shimla: HP CM Virbhadra Singh on Sunday condemned the terrorist attack on an army base in the Uri sector in Jammu and Kashmir.“It’s an attack on national conscience. India would not be cowed down by such attacks and befitting

Angelina Jolie visits Syrian refugee camp

Los Angeles: Actress-activist Angelina Jolie has visited a Syrian refugee camp and urged world leaders to help sort the current crisis. “This is not a problem of Jordan’s making, or that Jordan should be left to bear alone. They have been warning for years that they would reach a point where they on their own

Blood donation camp

Ludhiana: A group of adventure loving young men from Ludhiana in association with teachers from Harvest International School under the banner of Motorista Bike Club organised voluntary blood donation camp at civil hospital. Many of the blood donors participated in the camp. However members of the association throw some light over the donation of blood donation.

NCA camp introduces U-19 players to variety of balls

Bengaluru: Country’s junior cricketers havebeen exposed to different manufacturers of balls currently used at the domestic and international levels during the annual U-19 camp at the NCA here. At the month-long camp, players practiced with SG Test, Kookaburra and Duke balls as each of these balls have different bounce. The move will help the budding

Two die during police recruitment camp

Kurukshetra: Two youths fell unconsciouswhile taking part in a police recruitment drive here and died in hospitals later, a senior police official said today. The recruits, aged around 25, yesterday collapsed while undergoing physical examination tests here, Kurukshetra SP, Simardeep Singh said today. While one youth died at GMCH hospital at Sector 32, the other

Ramdev to hold yoga with 3,000 BSF troops in Jodhpur on Jun 21 

New Delhi: Yoga exponent Ramdev will hold amass session with over 3,000 BSF jawans and officers to mark the International Yoga Day (IYD) on June 21 in Jodhpur. Officials said Ramdev will hold an early morning yoga session in the border town at a Border Security Force camp where over 3,000 troops of the paramilitary

Yoga training camp to be held

Chandigarh: A 3-day yoga training camp, in the run-up to ‘International Yoga Day’ will be organised at Parade Ground, Sector 5, Panchkula from June 12 to 14 from 5 am and 7 am daily. While giving this information here on Friday, an official spokesman said that Haryana Governor, Prof Kaptan Singh Solanki would inaugurate the