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Missing Border Security Force jawans traced to homes

Varanasi/Kolkata: As many as nine soldiers of Border Security Force (BSF) went missing while travelling to Jammu & Kashmir from West Bengal in a special train but were later traced back to their homes. An FIR was lodged with government railway police (GRP) at Mughalsarai station on Wednesday. The train, with 83 soldiers on board, was heading to Samba […]

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Chartered plane crashes in Mumbai, 5 dead

Mumbai: Five people were killed when a chartered plane crashed into a construction site in a thickly-populated central suburb of Mumbai on Thursday afternoon. The plane was about to land at the Mumbai airport, when it crashed nearby in Ghatkopar. The black box of the chartered plane was recovered. Among those dead were two pilots, two aircraft […]

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Rupee sinks to record low vs US dollar

Mumbai: The rupee collapsed to a lifetime low of 69.10 against the US dollar by plunging 49 paise in early trade on Thursday as rising crude oil prices deepened concerns about the country’s current account deficit and inflation dynamics. Consistent dollar demand from banks and importers, mainly oil refiners, following higher crude oil prices kept the […]

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10 BSF men heading to J&K go missing in UP

Srinagar, Jun 28: Ten Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers heading to Jammu and Kashmir went missing from a special army train between Bardhaman and Dhanbad railway stations in Uttar Pradesh, a media report said today. A First Information Report (FIR) was lodged by their commander at the Government Railway Police (GRP) in Mughalsarai stating the […]

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5.1-magnitude earthquake rocks Assam

Guwahati, Jun 11: An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale today rocked Assam, according to the Regional Seismological Centre. There was no immediate report of any damage or casualty, officials said. According to the report of the Regional Seismological Centre at Shillong, the epicentre of the medium intensity earthquake, was at a place 22 […]

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JeM, LeT & Hizb work closely to target India, reveals ultra

New Delhi, Jun 11: Spilling the beans on Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad’s activities, its Srinagar-based operative Ashiq Baba has claimed that the deadly attack on Pulwama police-lines in 2017 in which eight security personnel died was led by JeM Kashmir terrorist Mufti Waqas. The details of JeM’s actions form part of Baba’s interrogation after his […]