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Journalist burnt alive for Facebook posts against Samajwadi Party MLA Ram Murti in Uttar Pradesh


Shahjahanpur, June 9: In a gruesome incident, a journalist was allegedly burnt alive by police in Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh. According to reports of IBN Live, a social media journalist Jagendra Singh dies after he was allegedly set on fire by police for writing against Samajwadi Party (SP) MLA Ram Murti on Facebook. However the police claimed that Jagendra ...

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Army jawan killed in accidental gun fire in Jammu and Kashmir


Jammu, Jun 9: An Army jawan of the Rashtirya Rifles was killed when his service rifle went off accidentally during guard duty in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. Rifleman Chander Mohan Sharma of 28 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) died of accidental discharge of fire from his service rifle yesterday morning while he was on a protection duty in Kupwara district ...

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International Yoga Day celebrations at United Nations to be broadcast at Times Square


United Nations, Jun 9: The celebrations commemorating the first International Day of Yoga here, to be presided over by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, will be broadcast at Times Square to a global audience. The UN will commemorate the inaugural International Yoga Day on June 21 with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and General Assembly President Sam Kutesa gracing the ...

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Muslim mother in UK attacked for wearing headscarf


London, Jun 8: In a “racist” attack, a group of women in London allegedly abused, punched and kicked a Muslim woman for wearing a headscarf. Police are investigating the incident in which a group of women allegedly ripped off the Muslim mother’s ‘hijab’ (headscarf) when she went to collect her children from Al-Khair school in south London. The young mother ...

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.Pakistan clash: 19 militants, 7 soldiers killed


Islamabad, Jun 8 : At least 19 militants, including top commanders, and seven soldiers have been killed in intense fighting between Pakistani troopers and Taliban insurgents in the country’s restive northwest tribal area, army said today. The fighting took place near the Afghan border in North Waziristan, where militants continue to remain active despite an year-old military operation in the ...

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