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Blast at Indian restaurant in Canada: Sushma Swaraj shares emergency number to get in touch 25.5.2018 DNA: Mumbai
A blast has been reported from an Indian restaurant in Mississauga, Ontario Canada. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj just tweeted the alert, saying the restaurant Bombay Bhel had a blast in it. "There is a blast in Indian restaurant Bombay Bhel in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. I am in constant touch with our Consul General in Toronto and Indian High Commissioner in Canada. Our missions will work round the clock. The Emergency number is  : +1-647-668-4108," she tweeted. Police have said that two individuals were seen entering the restaurant and detonating an explosive device. The were wearing jeans, a hooded jacket and had covered their face. The fled immediately after the incident. "One is 5 feet 10 inches and the other is six feet tall," a police officer told CNBC News. CCTV footage of the two accused men At least 15 people were injured in a powerful explosion at an Indian restaurant in Canada's Ontario province, media reports said today. There is a blast in Indian restaurant Bombay Bhel in ...
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Mumbai: Man forged letterheads to get confirmed rail tickets 23.5.2018 DNA: India
A 29-year-old Lucknow native has been arrested by Mumbai Government Railway Police (GRP) for allegedly sending forged letterheads of a former state home secretary to divisional railway managers (DRMs) in Mumbai for get ting confirmed railway tickets in emergency quota. The accused, identified as Dev Pratap Chaturbhuj Sinh, would get the tickets confirmed by forging letterheads of Members of Parliament, Members of Legislative Assembly or chief secretaries, the police said. "We received a complaint from the former home secretary KP Bakshi, stating that his letterhead has been misused to get train tickets from Mumbai to Varanasi on April 24. With the echnical help we traced Sinh in Lucknow and placed him under arrest," said Samadhan Pawar, Deputy Commissioner of Police, GRP, Central Railway. According to the police, Sinh is the son of an Uttar Pradesh councillor's public relations officer. For the past two years, he had started the work of getting confirmed tickets in emergency quotas for travel agents and ...
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TN suspends internet in Tuticorin to stop spread of 'rumours'; CM apprises Guv of situation 23.5.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
The Tamil Nadu government today ordered suspension of internet services in Tuticorin and adjoining districts of Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari for five days to prevent spread of rumours through social media and help bring public tranquility. Blaming provocative messages spread through social media, the government in an order said such messages led to a massive gathering of about 20,000 people yesterday in Tuticorin against Sterlite's copper plant which subsequently resulted in violence and police action. Noting that anti-social elements were trying to exploit the situation, the government directed nodal officers of Internet Service Providers in these three districts to suspend internet services till May 27 effective from today. Passing the order under Temporary Suspension of Telecom Services (Public Emergency or Public Safety) Rules, 2017 -Stoppage of internet services- the government said a public emergency has arisen necessitating immediate action to bring public tranquility. Citing a communique in this ...
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Kids bear brunt of Pak hostility: 10-yr-old killed, 2-yr-old battles injuries 23.5.2018 Rediff: News
The state has witnessed a spurt in Pakistani shelling and firing along the IB and the Line of Control. Over 700 such incidents were reported this year, which have left more than 44 people, including 18 security personnel, dead and scores injured.
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Returning Serena Williams ready to deny Paris convention 23.5.2018 Rediff: Sports
Serena Williams has never been one to take too much notice of convention.
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Snake rescuers network launched in NE 23.5.2018 The Assam Tribune
Snake rescuers network launched in NE
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Saudi Arabian Airlines makes emergency landing in Jeddah; 53 people injured 22.5.2018 DNA: India
A Saudi Arabian Airlines Airbus A330 jet made an emergency landing in the western Red Sea city of Jeddah, injuring 53 people, aviation officials said today. The Saudia aircraft was travelling from the Muslim holy city of Medina to Dhaka with 151 people on board, but had to be diverted to Jeddah late Monday after it suffered a malfunction in the hydraulic system, the kingdom's Aviation Investigation Bureau (AIB) said. Footage posted online showed the plane leaving a trail of flame along the runway as it skidded on its nose before screeching to a halt. "The passengers were evacuated by emergency slides. 52 of them were slightly injured, while one female passenger suffered a fracture during the evacuation and is now receiving treatment," AIB said in a statement. "AIB has launched an investigation into this accident." The aircraft circled over Jeddah for several hours as its landing gear failed to drop, forcing the captain to make the emergency landing, Saudi media reported. In a similar incident in January ...
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Shri J P Nadda reviews Nipah Virus cases in Kerala 22.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Shri J P Naddais closely monitoringthe situation arising out of reported cases and deaths due to Nipah Virus in Kerala. He has reviewed it with Secretary (HFW) Ms. Preeti Sudan and DG (ICMR) Dr.BalramBhargavaand has directed for all support to be extended to Kerala in its prevention and management.
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Air India flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai Airport 22.5.2018 Sify Finance
[India], May 21 (ANI): An Air India Goa-Mumbai flight made an emergency landing at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport due to a snag in the hydraulic on Monday night.
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Mumbai jeweller first to be put on no-fly list for hijack scare 21.5.2018 Sify Finance
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Mumbai jeweller first to be put on no-fly list for hijack scare 20.5.2018 Rediff: News
He was also the first to be booked under the stringent Anti-Hijacking Act which had replaced the vintage law of 1982.
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JJ Hospital’s resident doctors go on strike after dead patient’s kin attack 20.5.2018 DNA: Top News
Resident doctors at Sir JJ Hospital went on strike on Saturday to demand more security and an alarm system after relatives of a patient attacked the staff. After Mumbra-resident Zaida Sanaullah Sheikh passed away, her kin attacked two doctors – Dr Atish Parikh suffered a facial fracture and a resident female doctor was mentally traumatised. A nurse was also allegedly manhandled, and the relative of another patient, who rushed to help the doctors, was beaten up. "The patient was admitted for a gall bladder ailment but died before the operation," says Dr Amol Hegde, spokesperson for the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD). "We have arrested four persons — Mohammed Shaikh, Sony Sanaullah, Rihan Sanaullah and Samila Sanaullah," said Senior Police inspector Shirish Gaikwad of JJ Marg police station. After the incident, the hospital realised that the emergency alarm system – proposed two years ago and meant to alert security personnel – has not been installed. "Security personnel are placed in ...
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PM Modi to flag off work on Rs 6,800-crore Zojila project, Asia's longest bidirectional tunnel today 19.5.2018 DNA: India
In a mega boost for infrastructural development in restive Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today lay the foundation stone of Rs 6,800 crore strategic Zojila tunnel, Asia's longest bi-directional tunnel. He will also lay the foundation stones for ring road projects in Srinagar and Jammu costing nearly Rs 3,884 crore. Security has been tightened in the state. The entry and exit points in Jammu and Srinagar have been sealed by the police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), with vehicles being allowed after thorough checking. The security setup includes elaborate deployments, area domination, checkpoints and alertness. The 14-km long Zojila tunnel, which will be India's longest road tunnel and Asia's longest bidirectional tunnel, will provide all-weather connectivity between Srinagar, Kargil and Leh as this route remains snow-bound for a large part of the year and is ravaged by frequent avalanches. It will also cut down the time taken to cross the Zojila pass from 3.5 hours to ...
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Modi to visit J & K on Saturday, will launch several projects 18.5.2018 Rediff: News
PM to launch works on Zojila tunnel, other infrastructure projects.
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Extension of date for filing return in FORM GSTR-3B for the month of April, 2018 18.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
In the interest of taxpayers, it has been decided to extend the last date for filing of return in FORM GSTR-3B for the month of April, 2018 for two days, i.e., till 22nd May, 2018. The notification in this regard shall be published shortly.
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Prime Minister to Attend the commencement of Work of Zojila Tunnel and ring roads in Jammu and Srinagar 18.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will attend the commencement of work on Zojila Tunnel on the Srinagar-Leh National Highway at an event in Jive-tsal in Leh tomorrow. He will also lay the foundation stone for Srinagar Ring Road and Jammu Ring Road at separate events at Sher-e-Kashmir International Conference Centre (SKICC), Srinagar and at General Zorawar Singh Auditorium in Jammu the same day. Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari will also be present at the events.
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2-storey building collapses in Shahpur, leaves eight injured 18.5.2018 DNA: Top News
Eight people were injured in Shahpur Rangilala chowk on Thursday after a part of a two-storey building collapsed. The ceiling of the ground floor of the building collapsed and people got stuck under the rubble. The inhabitants of the building sustained minor injuries in the incident. As per Ahmedabad Fire and Emergency Service (AFES) officials, there were three families living in the building. When the ceiling collapsed, five people fell from the first floor to the ground floor, onto three others down there. Fortunately, no one was seriously injured in the incident. The AFES reached the spot around 7.45am, but locals had already evacuated five victims, who were attended by 108 emergency services officials. The rest of the victims were rescued by the AFES team. While one victim, identified as Nadim Shaikh, had to be taken to a private hospital for a leg injury, the rest of the victims were treated at the spot. Rajesh Bhatt, Additional Chief of AFES, said: "The incident took place owing to lack of ...
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Indian Railways to install 'panic button' in trains to strengthen security of women passengers 17.5.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
With a view to strengthen security of women passengers in trains, the North Eastern Railway (NER) plans to deploy women police personnel on trains during night hours as well as install 'panic buttons' in coaches. Since the railways is focussing on "women and child safety" this year, it plans deployment of women police personnel in sub-urban trains during night hours besides recruitment of women in the RPF among others, chief PRO of NER, Sanjay Yadav told the news agency. With reports of mishappenings with women travelling alone in trains, the railways also proposes to have 'panic buttons' in the coaches which will be linked with the guard coach, Yadav said. " These buttons, placed at convenient spots for easy reach of women travellers above the electric switches, when pressed will denote the coach where there is emergency and the railway staff present in the train will be informed to promptly attend to the emergency," Yadav said. Currently, women passengers have to depend on either on helpline numbers by ...
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Jhalawar government hospital to get air ambulance 17.5.2018 DNA: Opinion
Jhalawar government hospital will be developed with an air ambulance landing service, which is the first of its kind in Rajasthan. Chief minister Vasundhara Raje announced this during her second day visit to her home constituency Jhalarapatan on Wednesday. She also declared a road map for boosting tourism activities in the area while having dialogues with locals during Jan Sanwad programme. “The government hospital of Jhalawar will be equipped with latest services and technologies. It will be the first hospital in the state where air ambulance will land,” said Raje. She also directed the officials present there to open a ward for thalassemia patients and digitize 5 community health care centers across the district, expanding the health services to the people. Air ambulance service is meant for air transportation, by airplane or helicopter, to move patients to and from healthcare facilities and accident scenes. The attendants in the air ambulance provide comprehensive pre-hospital, emergency and critical ...
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Shri J P Nadda inaugurates two-day risk communication workshop 15.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare inaugurated a two-day workshop on ‘Risk Communication during Public Health Emergencies’ at Shimla. During his inaugural address, Shri Nadda urged the public health functionaries for keeping their communication simple and effective during the delivery of healthcare services.
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