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27 rescued from flood-hit areas of Rajasthan

Jaipur, Jul 26 (PTI) The Army today rescued 27 people from rain-hit areas of southwestern and southeastern Rajasthan as relief works continued there. Jalore, Sirohi and Pali are the worst affected districts in the region where rescue and relief works are going on for the last couple of days. Incessant rainfall has thrown normal life out

Few Hit & Flop famous Son in law of Bollywood

Bollywood Industry Few Hit & Flop famous Son in laws of Celebrities

Bollywood Industry Few Hit & Flop famous Son in laws of Celebrities . Actor-director Atul Agnihotri is celebrating his 47th Birthday today. Born in the Punjabi Family, Atul started his career as a child artist in the 1983 . Let’s tell that Atul Agnihotri is  son-in-law of Salim Khan. He married Salim Khan’s daughter Alvira


Accident At Faridkot-Amritsar National Highway

A high-speed bus hit a tractor trolley on the Faridkot-Amritdar National Highway, due to which the tractor driver dragged with a bus nearly 500 meters and suffered serious injuries, which were brought to Faridkot Medical Hospital for treatment.Another tractor driver who witnessed the accident told that the speed of bus was so fast that it


Jet Airways plane wing hit another, a big accident averted

A big accident was averted at the Delhi airport on Sunday evening after 3 pm. The two flights of jet airways were ready and preparing to take off .The flight of Jet Airways 9W 603 was ready to take off for the Srinagar and another flight reported, to take off for Patna and before the

Dense fog in Haryana, Punjab: road, rail traffic hit

Chandigarh: Dense fog in several areas of Haryana and Punjab affected life in both states on Thursday morning.Road and rail services were affected with traffic moving slowly. Reports from various places said that visibility was reduced to 50-200 metres at different places.Hisar and its surrounding areas in Haryana were engulfed in thick fog on Thursday

Kerala declares itself as drought-hit state

Thiruvananthapuram: State Revenue Minister E. Chandrasekheran on Monday announced in the state assembly that Kerala has been declared a drought-hit state as all the 14 districts are facing extreme drought-like situations. The minister made this announcement after leave of the house for an adjournment motion was sought by senior Congress legislator V.S. Sivakumar. “The south-west

Two people hit and killed by train in Mukerian

Mukerian: Two persons hit and killed individualy by the train near Railway Station in Mukerian on Monday. According to the reports, the unidentified deceased were hit by train but individually. Police arrived on the spot and has sent the bodies to the civil hospital for 72 hours. The police has started the further

Fire-fighter dies after hit by car; woman booked

A 29 years old fire fighter of Chandigarh succumbed to injuries while another fire fighter was injured after they were allegedly hit by a rashly driven Honda Jazz car here at Sector 7, Tuesday late night. According to police, the deceased has been identified as Pawan Kumar, a residnet of Mani Majra and a native

Woman seriously injured after being hit by car in Bathinda

Bathinda: Woman seriously injured after being hit by car in Bathinda on Sunday. As per reports, accident took place on Goniana Road near village Gilpatti. Meanwhile, women was driving on Activa and ramped into the car. Women was rushed to the civil hospital where she was identified as Jaswinder Kaur wife of Darshan Singh resident

Blatter hit with FIFA bribery probe

Zurich: Banned former FIFA president Sepp Blatter and his chief lieutenants were under fresh investigation over alleged illicit salaries and bonuses totalling USD 80 million, FIFA’s ethics committee said. Football’s scandal-plagued ruling body said in June that Blatter, Jerome Valcke and Markus Kattner had skimmed off the eight-figure sum in “a coordinated effort” to “enrich

Fire may hit Maruti Suzuki production

Gurgaon: A major fire at the India-Japan Lighting (IJL) factory, a vendor company of Maruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL), may effect production of Maruti cars, a company official said on Wednesday. A major part of IJL was gutted in the fire that broke out Tuesday night in Sector 6, IMT Bawal, Rewari, around 70 km

Strike: Public transport, banking services hit in Assam

Guwahati: Services including banking andpublic transport were hit in Assam due to the nation-wide strike called by ten central trade unions to protest against “anti-labour” policies of the government. All nationalised banks, insurance companies and post offices remained closed while buses remained off the road. In the wake of strike, schools and colleges also remained

Strike by 10 trade unions begins; transport, banking to be hit

New Delhi:  Essential services such as banking and transport are likely to be hit today as 10 central trade unions go on one-day nationwide strike, protesting against “anti-worker” changes in labour laws and the Centre’s “indifference” to their demands for better wages. “The strike is on. We are getting good response. More information will pour

At least three dead as Italy hit by powerful quake

Rome: Central Italy was struck by a powerful, 6.2-magnitude earthquake in the early hours today, leaving at least three people dead and devastating dozens of mountain villages. Numerous buildings had collapsed in communities close to the epicentre of the quake near the town of Norcia in the region of Umbria, witnesses told Italian media, with

Law & order takes a hit in Jalandhar, CP disagrees

The law and order situation in Jalandhar has taken a hit with incidents of shootings being reported here frequently. This has made things a bit tough for Police Commissioner Arpit Shukla. Anti-social elements seem to be enjoying the “liberty” while residents, especially businessmen, feel unsafe and have asked the Punjab government to take stock of

Assam: Rajnath to undertake aerial survey of flood-hit areas

Guwahati: Home Minister Rajnath Singh will today undertake an aerial survey of flood-affected areas in Assam where the death toll has climed to 25. Accompanied by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Singh is scheduled to make an aerial survey of flood-affected areas in Nagaon, Morigaon and Kaziranga, an official said. The Home Minister, who reached the

Indian-origin man charged in hit and run crash

New York: A 58-year-old Indian-origin manhas been charged with manslaughter for causing the death of a 40-year-old woman and critically injuring her daughter after he slammed his car into their vehicle. Jairam Budhu of Queens was allegedly driving with a suspended license and was speeding when he rammed his car into the vehicle of Zaakika

Hit-and-run case: SC junks plea against Salman’s acquittal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today rejected a plea filed by a man, who was injured in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving actor Salman Khan, challenging the Bollywood star’s acquittal by the Bombay High Court. A bench, comprising Justices J S Khehar and D Y Chandrachud, dismissed the plea filed by petitioner M Niyamat Shaikh

8 people killed,scores missing after cloudburst in Uttarakhand

Pithoragarh (Uttarakhand): Eight persons were killed and 25 others were missing as a cloudburst hit Singhali area here early this morning, flattening homes in over seven villages and leaving many residents trapped in the debris. “We have recovered five bodies from Singhali area while three bodies have been recovered from Thal village. The search for others is on by


Monsoon picks up pace, to hit Pun, Har, Delhi in 2-3 days: IMD

New Delhi: The Southwest Monsoon is likely to hit the national capital in next 2-3 days as it picks up pace and advances further to parts of northwest India, IMD said today. A deep depression in the Arabian Sea off Gujarat coast had affected the pace of the southwest monsoon and taken away a lot