Fighting raged for a third day between the Islamic State group and Kurdish forces in Syria after IS attacked a prison housing jihadists, with the violence killing nearly 90 people. The jihadists seized weapons and freed several fellow IS fighters, said a Britain-based monitor, which relies on sources inside war-torn Syria.
The C-46 transport aircraft carrying 13 people from Kunming in southern China disappeared in stormy weather over a mountainous stretch of Arunachal Pradesh in the first week of 1945.
A massive fire consumed the flammable materials stored inside and three storeys of the Soumya Dyeing and Printing Mill building were gutted in Palsana in Gujarat's Surat district. The charred bodies of three workers were found after an 11-hour struggle, while around 10 others have been rescued.
The Indian Army has sought assistance from China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) to locate missing teenager Miram Taron on their side and return him as per established protocol, sources in the defence establishment said on Thursday. Arunachal Pradesh MP Tapir Gao alleged that PLA had abducted the 17-year-old boy from inside the Indian territory in the state's Upper Siang district.
The Kerala government on Tuesday decided to strictly implement the COVID-19 health protocols as there is a surge in the number of coronavirus cases in the state which reported over 34,199 new infections.
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The cabin crew of Air India Express, which was recently acquired by Tata Sons, will go on an indefinite strike from Saturday as the talks held with the assistant labour commissioner failed to yield any results. The Air India Express Employees Union (AIXEU) gave a call for an indefinite strike as the management curtailed the contract period of the cabin crew from five years to one year.
In a major setback to the prosecution, the Additional District and Sessions Court I in Kottayam acquitted Bishop Franco Mulakkal, former head of the Latin Catholic Diocese of Jalandhar, in a rape complaint filed by a nun in the same diocese.
Meet S Mahendran. He is a traffic police personnel from Chennai. For the last one year, he has been helping Deepika, a 7th standard student in her studies. Deepika lives on the footpath with her family.
South actor #PragyaJaiswal in conversation with TNIE Senior Assistant Editor Manju Latha Kalanidhi. Pragya speaks about working with Nandamuri #Balakrishna, tasting succuss with Akhanda and many more.
An undated video of a 6 year old girl from #Kashmir who turned reporter to show the bad condition of roads has gone viral in social media. Dressed in a pink jacket, the little citizen journalist narrates how rains have made road conditon worse in her town. To make things more professional, she has a small lapel mic in her hand while standing in the middle of a muddy road.
With #Covid19 cases on the rise, #TamilNadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Monday announced the extension of existing lockdown norms till January 31 and imposition of a few more restrictions. Significantly, places of worship will be closed for public use from January 14 to 18, when #Pongal is celebrated, and a complete lockdown will be imposed on January 16 (Sunday). While the State has also postponed semester exams indefinitely, jallikattu events have been permitted for Pongal, with restrictions.
The Election Commission has announced the dates for the upcoming Assembly elections on Saturday. It will be a seven-phase election which will kick-off with the first phase in UP on February 10.
As many as 125 passengers, who travelled on a chartered flight from Italy to Amritsar, have tested positive for Covid-19 on arrival. The flight with 179 passengers landed in Amritsar on Thursday. Director of Amritsar Airport VK Seth told The New Indian Express that the chartered flight from Rome landed at the Amritsar International Airport at 11.20 am.
The Air India Express cabin crew have decided to launch an indefinite strike from January 15 if the management does not address their concerns. Over 500 cabin crew under the Air India Express Employees Union (AIXEU) are likely to strike work. They allege that the management has shown discrimination while issuing contracts.