Tripura police arrest five drug traffickers carrying brown sugar, in Agartala

Tripura police arrest five drug traffickers carrying brown sugar, in Agartala

Interrogation of the drug peddlers revealed vital information regarding additional accomplices involved in the trade.  | Photo Credit: PTI In a major effort to combat drug trafficking in Tripura, the police in Agartala have apprehended five drug traffickers along with the quantity of brown sugar. The operation was conducted based on specific intelligence inputs regarding … Read more

Sarpanch held for carrying liquor bottles illegally in Chittoor

Sarpanch held for carrying liquor bottles illegally in Chittoor

The police personnel with the accused and the seized liquor bottles, at Palamaner on Wednesday. | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement Chittoor Superintendent of Police P. Joshua said that the Palamaner police on February 27 (Tuesday) night arrested K. Prakash Naidu (57), sarpanch of Gollapalle panchayat of Bangarupalem mandal, in the ‘Cattle Faram’ area on the … Read more

India working with authorities after flight carrying mostly Indians detained in France

India working with authorities after flight carrying mostly Indians detained in France

India on Saturday said it was working with the French government for an early resolution of the situation after a Nicaragua-bound flight carrying 303 people, mostly Indians, was detained by French authorities during a technical halt at an airport near Paris over suspected “human trafficking”. The plane that took off from Dubai in the United … Read more

KSEB cries foul after MVD slaps fine on contract vehicle carrying pole

KSEB cries foul after MVD slaps fine on contract vehicle carrying pole

A contract vehicle of the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) was charged a fine of ₹25,000 by the Motor Vehicles department (MVD) recently. The fine was slapped on charges of driving the vehicle without valid insurance, a fitness certificate, and carrying a projected load (a pole) beyond the length of the vehicle. The challan was … Read more

ISRO successfully launches heaviest payload rocket mission LVM3-M3 OneWeb India-2 carrying 36 satellites

ISRO successfully launches heaviest payload rocket mission LVM3-M3 OneWeb India-2 carrying 36 satellites

LVM3-M3/OneWeb India-2 takes off from the second launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre SDSC-SHAR, Sriharikota on March 26, 2023. | Photo Credit: R. Ragu Indian Space Research Organisation’s heaviest payload rocket, LVM3 carrying 36 OneWeb satellites onboard took off on March 26 from the second launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre SDSC-SHAR, Sriharikota. … Read more

More American Teens Carrying Guns These Days

More American Teens Carrying Guns These Days

While that allowance does not apply to minors, McCourt said it’s possible that such policy changes and changing norms around gun carriage could affect teens’ behavior. Regardless of the causes, he said, “this age group should not have access to handguns.” And for parents who own guns, McCourt said the findings underscore … Read more

Chinese army soldier captured in Ladakh’s Demchok, was carrying military documents

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A Chinese army soldier, carrying civil and military documents, was captured by the Indian Army near Demchok area of Ladakh on Monday. PTI picture used for representation The Indian Army apprehended a Chinese army soldier near Demchok area of Ladakh on Monday morning. According to the initial reports, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) soldier was … Read more

MP farmer dies at Jyotiraditya Scindia’s rally, Congress slams BJP for carrying on with speech

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A farmer reportedly died of a heart attack during a public meeting in Madhya Pradesh where BJP’s Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia was scheduled to speak, officials said. The 80-year-old farmer passed away while a public meeting was underway in the state’s Khandwa district on Sunday. The rally was held ahead of Madhya Pradesh bypolls … Read more