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  • In Uttar Pradesh, death toll reaches 16 in violence against Citizenship Bill
    India NewsIn Uttar Pradesh, death toll reaches 16 in violence against Citizenship Bill

    Protests were carried out against the Citizenship Bill on Saturday in many parts of the nation, while incidents of violence were reported in several parts of Uttar Pradesh. The death toll in UP has rose to 16 in incidents related to clash and violence.

    2 months ago
  • 'Liked by mistake': Akshay Kumar clarifies action on Jamia Millia violence tweet
    Bollywood News'Liked by mistake': Akshay Kumar clarifies action on Jamia Millia violence tweet

    Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar on Monday clarified that his like on a tweet over Jamia Millia Islamia University violence was by mistake. The 52-year-old actor mentioned that he had unliked the tweet immediately but screenshots were taken within that fraction of seconds.

    2 months ago
  • Violent protests on Citizenship Amendment Bill totally distressing: PM Narendra Modi
    India NewsViolent protests on Citizenship Amendment Bill totally distressing: PM Narendra Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed his views over the ongoing violent protests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill. Damaging public property and disturbing normal life has not been a part of country ethos, he said.

    2 months ago
  • Lok Sabha Election 2019: Phase 4 ends with 64% voter turnout
    PoliticsLok Sabha Election 2019: Phase 4 ends with 64% voter turnout

    In the heartland states, where the BJP had won 30 out of 32 seats in 2014, 62 per cent turnout was recorded in Rajasthan (13 seats), 53.12 per cent in Uttar Pradesh (13 seats) and 65.86 per cent Madhya Pradesh (6 seats).

    10 months ago
  • 63 dead, 12 missing in Tripoli clashes
    Sources63 dead, 12 missing in Tripoli clashes

    A total of 63 people died and 12 went missing in the clashes in Libya capital Tripoli, said the Ministry of Health has said.

    1 year ago
  • Shelling hits US embassy headquarters in Tripoli
    SourcesShelling hits US embassy headquarters in Tripoli

    Indiscriminate shelling on Tuesday hit the headquarters of the US embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli, as clashes continue between government forces and militias, a security source said. "An unknown number of indiscriminate shells hit the US embassy building. The damage due to the fire caused by the missiles remains unknown," a source of the Interior Ministry told Xinhua news agency. "The firefighters cannot reach the building as it is located in the near Tripoli International Airport on the southern outskirts of the capital, where clashes broke out again," the source said, noting that the embassy building is currently empty. Southern Tripoli has been witnessing violent clashes since last week between government forces and armed militias, which killed and injured many people. The reasons for the clashes remain unknown, with growing tension and military mobilisation over the past few days between armed groups from outside and inside the city.

    1 year ago
  • 400 inmates escape from prison in Libya's Tripoli
    Sources400 inmates escape from prison in Libya's Tripoli

    Four hundred inmates of Ain Zara prison in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Sunday escaped as clashes between government forces and militias intensified, according to the Judicial Police Department of Libya's Ministry of Justice.

    1 year ago
  • Fresh clashes erupt in Libya's Tripoli
    SourcesFresh clashes erupt in Libya's Tripoli

    Fresh clashes erupted on Wednesday in Libya's capital city of Tripoli between UN-backed government forces and armed militias. Our forces used heavy weapons and attacked a number of sites on the outskirts of Tripoli, Xinhua quoted a source from the joint security chamber as saying. The clashes have continued since morning, the source said on condition of anonymity. Earlier in the day, the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) warned against military action in the capital city. Tripoli has been witnessing violent clashes between government forces and armed militias over the past few days, which have killed at least five people and injured 33 others, according to the Ministry of Health. Interior Minister Abdulsalam Ashour told a regional TV channel on Monday that a ceasefire agreement in Tripoli had been reached. Witnesses, however, said gun shots could still be heard occasionally even after the ceasefire announcement.

    1 year ago
  • 3 killed, 15 injured in Bengal violence (Lead)
    Sources3 killed, 15 injured in Bengal violence (Lead)

    Three persons were killed and at least 15 injured in West Bengal as violent political clashes over the formation of the state Panchayat boards continued, police said on Wednesday.

    1 year ago
  • 3 killed, 15 injured in Bengal violence
    Sources3 killed, 15 injured in Bengal violence

    Three persons were killed and at least 15 injured in West Bengal as violent political clashes over the formation of the state Panchayat boards continued, police said on Wednesday.

    1 year ago