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Gurdaspur : Man died due to heavy roller collapse in factory

Gurdaspur: Man died due to heavy roller collapse in factory.  Gurnam Singh worked as a mill worker in the factory . He died due to heavy roller collapse. Police conducted the post-mortem under section 174 . Police handed over the dead body to family members. Incharge of Dinanagar Police Station, Baldev Raj Sharma said that on

Heavy rains lash Punjab, Haryana

Heavy rains lash Punjab, Haryana

Chandigarh: Moderate to heavy rains lashed several parts of Punjab and Haryana, with MeT Department predicting more showers in the region till tomorrow. Chandigarh was lashed by heavy rain and hailstorm last evening, disrupting normal life and affecting power supply for a brief period at some places. The Union Territory, which is the common capital

Heavy firing by Pakistani troops along the LoC in Poonch

Poonch: Heavy firing by Pakistani troops along the LoC in Krishna Ghati sector in Poonch.

Pakistani troopers start heavy shelling in Jammu

Jammu: Pakistani troopers on Saturday started heavy shelling targeting civilians and Border Security Force (BSF) facilities on the International Border in Hiranagar sector and R.S.Pura in Jammu and Kashmir, police said. “Around 6 a.m., the Pakistan Rangers resorted to heavy mortar shelling and automatic gunfire. The BSF has started retaliating effectively,” the police said. Pak

Heavy shelling on LoC in Jammu all night

Jammu: The Indian and Pakistani armed forces exchanged heavy shelling and firing all night through along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu district on Monday. “Heavy shelling and firing exchanges continued throughout the night between Indian and Pakistani troops in Kanachak, Akhnoor, Arnia and some other places on the international border in Jammu district,”

Pak troops violate ceasefire, heavy shelling along border

Jammu: Pakistani troops heavily shelledareas along the LoC in Rajouri district overnight, prompting Indian troops to give a befitting reply. Indian and Pakistani troops exchanged fire for past over 15 hours in this sector. “The small arms and automatic weapons firing is on along LoC in Bhimber Gali sector of Rajouri this morning”, a Defence

Xiaomi Mi Max: Phablet with long-lasting battery for heavy users

New Delhi: Phablets devices within the 5.5-7.0 inch display range have an altogether different user case scenario in the overcrowded Indian smartphone market. With 6.44-inch Mi Max, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has now unveiled a device for a longer immersive experience. The Rs 14,999 device with 3GB RAM and 32GB onboard memory (or 4GB RAM/128GB

Heavy rains in Delhi

New Delhi: Heavy rains lashed the national capital today leading to water-logging in major roads that crippled movement of traffic across the city. Delhi Traffic Police said major water-logged points included Ring Road Dhaula Kuan, Bhairon Marg towards Mathura Road and the Teen Murti roundabout among others. The weather office has forecast thunderstorm with rain

Seven killed as heavy rains lash Hyderabad

Hyderabad:  At least seven people were killed as heavy rains lashed Hyderabad on Wednesday morning, officials said. The downpour brought the life in the city and outskirts to a standstill. Low-lying areas were inundated while traffic was thrown out of gear. As many as four children were among those killed in the incidents of wall

Heavy rains in Lucknow, traffic travails

Lucknow: Heavy rains lashed Lucknow and some parts of eastern Uttar Pradesh early Wednesday. The rains brought down temperature and ended a brief spell of hot and humid weather over the last one week. Officials of the regional Met department said the rains would continue through out the day. Due to the rains that started

Heavy rainfall in Bathinda, brings relief from sultry weather

Bathinda: Heavy rains lashed in Bathinda,today  , giving relief to people reeling under sultry

Heavy rains in Uttarakhand, rivers in spate

Dehradun: Uttarakhand has been experiencing very heavy rains, with rivers flowing near the danger mark and more downpours forecast. The Regional Meteorological Department has forecast very heavy rains in Uttarakhand over the next 48-hours. It has been raining heavily in Uttarkashi since Sunday night, following which the Gangotri highway was blocked at four places — at

China tests heavy motor for space rockets

Beijing: China has tested its largestsolid-fuel motor that will be used in heavy space rockets for future deep space missions. Chinese engineers have completed the test ignition of its largest solid-fuel rocket motor in the northwest city of Xian yesterday, state-run China Radio International reported. With a diameter of three meters, the solid-fuel rocket motor ran

Heavy drinking may lead to breathing problems

New York: Drinking too much alcohol may disrupt the healthy balance in the lungs and impact your breathing, a new study warns. In the study, adults who drink excessively were found to have less nitric oxide in their exhaled breath than adults who do not drink. The finding, published in the journal Chest, is significant

Heavy rain disrupts air services on Delhi-Chennai route

Chennai: Air services on the New Delhi-Chennai route were today affected due to rain in the national capital, airport officials said. “As many as eight flights belonging to various airlines that were supposed to depart for New Delhi and those aircraft scheduled to arrive were affected by delays due to heavy rainfall there,” they said

13 killed, 13 missing in heavy rains in China

Beijing: At least 13 people have been killedand 13 others remain missing after heavy rains caused flash floods and landslides across a number of provinces in China. Floods had left three people dead in Jiangxi, according to the provincial civil affairs department. So far, 21,000 people in the province have been relocated to safer places.

Uttarakhand cloudburst: At least 30 killed as heavy rains lash Chamoli

Chamoli: At least 30 people were killed after heavy rains triggered cloudbursts in several districts of Uttarakhand on Friday. According to disaster management officer R S Rana, the cloudburst occurred in the villages of Singhali, Patthakot, Ogla and Thal villages which were lying under heavy debris. NDRF teams were rushed from Delhi to the affected

MET predicts heavy rain prediction in Chandigarh, HP, Uttarakhand

Pune: Day 1 (1st July): Heavy to very heavy rain at isolated places is very likely over Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Uttarakhand and Konkan and Goa. Heavy rain is very likely at isolated places over Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya, Odisha, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, east Rajasthan, west Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and


Incessant rains lash Mumbai; heavy spells predicted in 48 hrs

Mumbai: Rains continued to lash Mumbai for the third consecutive day today, slightly disrupting suburban train services, even as the Met department predicted heavy showers over the next two days in Mumbai, Konkan and Goa region. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has also issued a warning to fishermen not to venture into the sea in

Over 40 killed in UP rains

Lucknow: Over 40 persons were killed in the heavy rains and related incidents across Uttar Pradesh, an official said on Wednesday. Heavy rains accompanied by lightning hit many parts of the state on Tuesday. Officials said two dozen people were killed in the Varanasi and Azamgarh divisions while 11 died in Basti and Gorakhpur divisions.