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PM Modi unveils plaque to commence work for Zojila Tunnel

Jammu and Kashmir Governor, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari and Jitendra Prasad were also present on the occasion. The Zojila pass will be Asia’s longest bi-directional tunnel. It is situated at an altitude of 11,578 feet on Srinagar-Kargil-Leh National Highway which remains closed during winters. The ... Read More »

PM Modi unveils plaque to commence Zojila Tunnel

Jammu and Kashmir Governor, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari and Jitendra Prasad were also present on the occasion. The Zojila pass will be Asia’s longest bi-directional tunnel. It is situated at an altitude of 11,578 feet on Srinagar-Kargil-Leh National Highway which remains closed during winters. The ... Read More »

8 killed in blasts at cricket match in Afghanistan

Attahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor in Nangarhar, says around 45 others have been wounded at the sports stadium late Friday night in the provincial capital of Jalalabad. The attack happened as players and hundreds of spectaculars gathered for a nighttime tournament during the holy month of Ramadan. Khogyani ... Read More »

More than 100 killed in Cuba airliner crash

Cuban state media reported that three women had been pulled alive from the mangled wreckage and were in critical condition in hospital. They were the only known survivors from the nearly 40-year-old Boeing 737, operated by Cubana de Aviacion. It crashed into a field close to a wooded area near ... Read More »

19 people killed as truck overturns in Gujarat

The accident took place on Ahmedabad-Bhavnagar highway when the cement-laden truck was coming from Pipavav Port in Bhavnagar district, police said. “There were 25 labourers travelling in the truck. The vehicle turned turtle early morning and 19 people were crushed to death,” Ahmedabad Superintendent of Police R V Asari said. The ... Read More »

10 killed in Texas school shooting, gunman arrested 

The incident took place at Santa Fe High School in the city of the same name, located about 50 kilometres southeast of Houston. An unidentified law enforcement officer was shot, but sources said he was “clipped” and was not seriously injured. At least 10 people, nine students and a teacher ... Read More »