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Madhya Pradesh fire tragedy: 20 dead, 10 injured in fire at cracker factory in Balaghat

Madhya Pradesh fire tragedy: 20 dead, 10 injured in fire at cracker factory in Balaghat

Twenty workers were charred to death and 10 others were injured, two of them critically, in a fire at a cracker factory in Kheri village in Balaghat district this afternoon, an official said. The blaze started around 3 pm in the factory located around 10 …

MP continues to be on boil due to farmers’ stir; govt

MP continues to be on boil due to farmers’ stir; govt

Continuing on the warpath, farmers Wednesday resorted to violence and arson in western Madhya Pradesh despite prohibitory measures, posing a major challenge for chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and providing a rallying point for the opposition parties. In view of the volatile situation, the Center …

Pilgrims stranded in Doha flown to Saudi Arabia

Pilgrims stranded in Doha flown to Saudi Arabia

Oman has increased services of its national airline Oman Air to Doha after Qatar faced a crisis, with neighboring countries snapping diplomatic ties. Many GCC and other Arab airlines had halted flights to Qatar. Oman Air said it will add flights to Doha from Wednesday …

Kottayam police to pursue legal remedies against fake news

Kottayam police to pursue legal remedies against fake news

The police chief in Kottayam district said he would seek legal remedies against a news portal which published a report about a confrontation between him and a woman police officer. The Thiruvananthapuram­based website had reported that the district superintendent of police and ASP trainee Chaitra …

Coast Guard rescues seven fishermen off the coast of new Mangalore

Coast Guard rescues seven fishermen off the coast of new Mangalore

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) pulled off another mid­sea rescue and saved seven fishermen from a sinking boat off the coast here on Wednesday. The fishermen, who had sailed out of the Old Port at Mangaluru at 9 a.m., were headed to Malpe Harbour. The …

5 killed in farmers’ stir in MP, mobile Internet suspended

5 killed in farmers’ stir in MP, mobile Internet suspended

Five persons were killed on Tuesday as the farmers’ agitation turned violent in Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh, prompting the authorities to clamp curfew in the trouble­hit area. Some eyewitnesses alleged that the victims suffered bullet wounds, but Mandsaur district authorities denied that police fired …

Farmers’ strike: BJP government feeding farmers bullets, says Rahul Gandhi

Farmers’ strike: BJP government feeding farmers bullets, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice­president Rahul Gandhi Tuesday hit out at the government over the farmer’s protest, saying it is at war with them and “feeding” them with bullets for demanding their rights. Referring to the violence during the ongoing farmers’ agitation in Madhya Pradesh’s Mandsaur district, he …