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Papon keeps his date with Delhi at North East Festival

New Delhi: Singer and music composer Papon mesmerized the audience with his superhit renditions of popular Assamese and Bollywood songs during the fourth edition of the North East Festival, which kicked off here last evening. The 40-year-old singer was in full form as he churned out some of his super hit Bollywood songs like, “Kyon

Explosion in north Delhi, 1 dead

New Delhi: One person was killed and twoothers were injured in an explosion in north Delhi’s Naya Bazar area today.A senior police officer said the cause of the explosion was yet to be ascertained.Forensic teams and officers from the Special Cell are on the spot and collecting samples.Further details are awaited.Delhi Police personnel have been

Gunmen attack Burkina Faso’s north, killing 5 people

Ouagadougou:  Burkina Faso’s defense ministry says heavily armed assailants have attacked a military position in the north near the Mali border, killing three soldiers and two civilians. The ministry said the attackers escaped after the early yesterday attack at Intangom. One soldier is missing and three others are wounded. He said the two dead, earlier

15 missing as typhoon floods North Korea

Pyongyang: At least 15 persons were missing after typhoon Lion rock caused floods in North Korea and led to evacuation of thousands, according to state media on Saturday. The typhoon caused torrential rains of up to 320 mm per hour and strong winds in the recent days, EFE reported citing the KCNA agency said. Hamgyong

Juno sends 1st images of Jupiter’s north, south poles

Washington: After journeying for nearly five years to our solar system’s largest planet, NASAs Juno spacecraft has sent back the first images of Jupiters north pole and the the auroras rippling across its southern pole. The images were taken during the spacecraft’s first flyby of the planet with its instruments switched on, NASA said in

North Korean plane makes forced landing in China

Beijing: An Air Koryo (North Korea’s flag carrier) passenger plane on Friday made a forced landing in China’ Shenyang city after catching fire, officials said. A passenger told Xinhua news agency that smoke appeared in the cabin about 30 minutes after taking off from Pyongyang. The passengers were told not to panic. Oxygen masks dropped

31 people killed in floods in north-west Pakistan

Peshawar: At least 31 people, including eight security officials, were on Sunday killed after torrential rain hit the south-west of Chitral district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, triggering flash floods in the area, officials said. Around 30 houses were demolished in the rainstorm caused by continuous heavy rainfall in the area near the Pak-Afghan

31 people killed in floods in north-west Pakistan

Peshawar: At least 31 people, including eight security officials, were on Sunday killed after torrential rain hit the south-west of Chitral district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, triggering flash floods in the area, officials said. Around 30 houses were demolished in the rainstorm caused by continuous heavy rainfall in the area near the Pak-Afghan