Ludhiana A team of Special Task Force (STF), Ludhiana unit, arrested Division Number 2 SHO sub-inspector Amandeep Singh Gill, 39, and his aide Ajay Kumar for possessing 10.35gram heroin from Khasi Kalan village, around 14km from district headquarters, on Tuesday night. Police commissioner Rakesh Agrawal has suspended the SHO with immediate effect.
Three Hizbul Mujahideen militants, including a self-styled commander of the outfit, were killed in an encounter with security forces in Tral area of Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, officials said.
Police managed to solve the kidnapping case of a five-year-old girl within two hours of being informed and arrested a 40-year-old man in the case.
A gang of thieves targeted a locked ATM of State Bank of India in Kaithal’s Matour village and took away the cash dispenser containing around ?22.6 lakh, police said on Wednesday.
A burglar in Kerala’s Kochi abandoned a robbery after realising that the house he had broken into belonged to an Indian Army personnel. He wrote an apology on the wall of the house and left but couldn’t resist the temptation of tasting the liquor he found at the residence.
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British television presenter Caroline Flack, a former host of the hit show “Love Island”, was found hanged in her London home and paramedics were unable to revive her, an inquest heard on Wednesday.
Australia fast bowler Josh Hazlewood revealed that he would ‘Mankad’ Cheteshwar Pujara if he gets a chance during the home series against India later this year. The ‘Mankad’ dismissal has been at the centre of a lot of controversy in the recent past and the subject once again came into the spotlight when Afghanistan spinner Noor Ahmad dismissed Pakistan batsman Mohammad Huraira during the ongoing ICC U-19 World Cup in that fashion. Pakistan won the quarter-final encounter by six wickets eventually as Huraira’s 64 off 76 balls helped them chase the target of 190 with 8.5 overs to spare.
A 64-year-old retired engineer ended up paying through his nose after he tried to order beer online from a local wine shop only to discover that a cyber fraudster siphoned off almost Rs 25,000 from his account, police said.
The two most expensive players in the world were unable to outshine the prolific Erling Braut Haaland as the Norwegian sensation continued his remarkable rise by scoring both goals in Borussia Dortmund’s 2-1 defeat of Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday.
An Indian wrestler whose family story was immortalised by Bollywood is hoping to create a blockbuster of her own by becoming her country’s first world champion in the high-octane sport of mixed martial arts. Ritu Phogat, who initially followed her father and two elder sisters into wrestling, is now charting a new path after making an explosive MMA debut in November.
Deepika Padukone stuns in black gown, Anushka Sharma, Ananya Panday shimmer in metallic outfits at Nykaa Femina Beauty Awards 2020
The Nykaa Femina Beauty Awards 2020 saw some of the best-dressed divas and hunks on the red carpet last night in Mumbai. In its sixth edition, the award ceremony that celebrates the essence of beauty in its purest form had stars such as Anushka Sharma, Deepika Padukone, Ananya Panday, Alaya F, Kartik Aaryan and many other names from both the TV and digital content industry.
The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) central leadership on Tuesday dismissed speculation about a possible change of guard in Karnataka and threw its weight behind chief minister BS Yediyurappa.
Security forces in Tral in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district killed three militants in a gun battle that began late Tuesday night, police officials said on Wednesday.
Chelsea have said they will ban a “large group” of Manchester United supporters who made homophobic chants at Monday’s Premier League match at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea said a number of supporters were either prevented from entering the stadium or ejected during the game.
Even as followers of chief minister B S Yediyurappa prepare to celebrate his birthday on February 27 , trouble seems to be brewing in the Karnataka unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Mainstream political parties in Jammu and Kashmir have termed the deferment of panchayat bye-elections a sensible decision especially when top leaders remain under detention but the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said the postponement indicated that all was not well in the Union Territory.
It is only fitting for India, cricket’s financial powerhouse, to boast of the sport’s biggest stadium in terms of seating capacity. Before Indian cricket grounds embraced individual box seats, the Eden Gardens in Kolkata was said to fit over 100,000 spectators. But that number fell to 66,000 once it was renovated in time for the 2011 World Cup.