Another JMB militant arrested in Kolkata

Kolkata, Feb 19The Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police arrested an operative of terror outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) who allegedly got training under Kausar, one of the key accused in Burdwan’s Khagragarh blast case of 2014, an officer said here on Tuesday. “Asif Iqbal alias Nadeem (22), an active JMB member since 2017, was […]

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On Shiv Jayanti, Marathi ‘mulgi’ skydives over Egypt pyramids

Mumbai, Feb 19  On the occasion of 389th birth anniversary of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on Tuesday, a Marathi “mulgi” (girl) from Pune performed a successful skydiving over the Great Pyramids of Egypt near Giza. Speaking to IANS over phone soon after landing this afternoon, an excited and breathless Shital Rane-Mahajan, 36, said it was “amongst […]

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1 pilot dead as 2 IAF aircraft collide, crash in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Feb 19  IAF pilot Wing Commander Sahil Gandhi died on Tuesday after two Surya Kiran aircraft collided in the air and crashed while rehearsing near the Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru where the ‘Aero India 2019’ air show begins on Wednesday. “Gandhi sustained fatal injuries while two other aircrew, Wing Commander V.T Shelke and Squadron […]

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Sub-standard liquor being sold in Punjab: Food Commissioner

Chandigarh, Feb 19 Several brands are selling sub-standard liquor in Punjab with alcohol content in them deficient by 2-12 per cent, state Commissioner (Food and Drug Administration) K.S. Pannu said, here on Tuesday. Pannu said the state Directorate of Food and Drug Administration, recently conducted a study on the quality of liquor, both country-made and […]

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Go, pick Jaish chief in Bahawalpur: Amarinder tells Imran

Chandigarh, Feb 19  Chiding Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan over his comments demanding proof of Pakistan’s role in the Pulwama attack, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday asked if the bodies of the terrorists killed by security forces should be sent to him for proof. “What proof is he (Imran) talking about? Should we […]

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