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Man dies after being thrashed by friend over demand of Rs 10

Man dies after being thrashed by friend over demand of Rs 10

A 30-year-old man died after allegedly being beaten up by his friend for demanding Rs 10 from him to share the cost of their lunch, police said today. The victim, Dinesh Laxman Joshi, and his friend Jeevan More (35) consumed liquor at Sai Bangurda village in suburban Powai on Wednesday afternoon.Thereafter, Joshi went and bought

8 people die, 22 injured in Pak shelling on border villages

Jammu: Eight people were killed and 22injured when Pakistan troops heavily shelled border hamlets and posts with mortar bombs along the International Border (IB) and the LoC in Samba, Jammu, Poonch and Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir today. Two women were killed and 13 others injured during shelling with 82 and 120 mm mortar

10 die in Pakistan explosion

Islamabad: At least 10 people were killed and over 50 injured on Tuesday in a series of explosions during the cleaning of an unused oil tanker at the Balochistan port in Pakistan, the media reported. The incident occurred at the Gaddani ship-breaking yard in the country’s biggest province. “Over 200 workers are trapped inside the

Daniel Radcliffe would like to die on film set

London: Actor Daniel Radcliffe says he wants to die on a set of a film. The 27-year-old actor loves his job so much that he hopes when he eventually does pass away, it will be while filming a movie, reported Daily Mirror. “On a film set, ideally. I want to ruin someone’s day. I want

Two sewer men die of asphyxia

Ludhiana: Two sewer men of Municipal Corporation, Ludhiana (MCL) died of asphyxia (poisonous gas) while cleaning a chocked sewage line at Nirankari Street, near GT Road, on Friday morning. The deceased were working without any safety gear. They were regular employees of the corporation. They have been identified as Sonu (26) and Mehar Chand (40). Another

Malaria depends among parasites, not bites: study

30-year-old first to die of malaria in Delhi this year

New Delhi: A 30-year-old man was the first victim here to die of the vector-borne disease malaria this year, authorities said. Praveen Sharma was admitted to the Max super specialty hospital in east Delhi on August 28 following high fever and weakness. Tests conducted at the hospital confirmed Malaria. Sharma, who initially underwent treatment at

50,000 die each year due to air pollution in Britain

London: Over 50,000 people die each year due to air pollution in Britain, a research team from Bristol reported ahead of a debate on Wednesday. Cars, buses and freight trucks are the principal cause of air pollution in over 95 per cent of legally-designated air quality management areas in Britain, Xinhua news agency cited the

Prominent black journalist, publisher George Curry has died

Washington: George E Curry, a journalist, civil rights activist and publisher whose syndicated column ran in hundreds of black-owned newspapers around the United States, has died. He was 69. Curry, of Laurel, Maryland, died suddenly on Saturday at Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park, Maryland, after he was taken to the emergency room there, his

2 people die in road accident near Sahni village in Sahnewal

Ludhiana: It seems as if city roads are turning fatal these days as a number of road accidents are occurring day after another. In yet another incident, two men lost their lives as their motorcycle rammed into truck that took a turn at the road without any indication, near Village Sahni in Sahnewal on Sunday morning. The impact

Two girls die after circumcisions in S Leone, Guinea

Freetown: A teenage girl died after undergoing a botched female circumcision in Sierra Leone, police said, just days after the death of a 10-year-old girl in Guinea. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is widespread in the neighbouring west African countries, with about 90 per cent of women in both countries undergoing circumcision. Teenager Fatmata Turay died

Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die on Friday, with Chairman M. Hamid Ansari calling it “highly productive”.

Bhagwant Mann :The die hard Comedian turn Politician with controversial present

Before joining AAP,Bhagwant Mann was a noted comedian turn politician  and appeared on many nationalT.V shows, but his latest controversial facebook video shooting of parliament from his cellphone has made him a joke across the nation. He may be defending his move but his act became a parody in the eyes of everyone. Lets check

Two children die in Punjab home for mentally challenged

Chandigarh: At least two children died and nearly 30 others were rushed to hospital following suspected food poisoning in a home for mentally challenged children in Punjab’s Kapurthala town, 175 km from here, officials said on Tuesday.   The victims, in Sukhjit Ashram, a home for mentally challenged children, were aged 14 to 16 years,

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

Nine US soldiers die in training mishap

Houston: Four US soldiers who were missing after their vehicle overturned in flood waters during a training exercise at the Fort Hood military post were found dead, taking the death toll from the accident to nine. The toll had stood at five early yesterday, but later in the day Fort Hood deputy commander Maj Gen

16 newborns die in two weeks in Ajmer hospital

Jaipur: Sixteen newborns have died in Jawahar Lal Nehru (JLN) hospital in Ajmer in a span of two weeks, raising concerns in the state. While five newborns admitted to the neonatal unit of JLN government hospital had died on the intervening night of May 15 and May 16, 11 deaths were reported in the subsequent