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25 November, 2018 1:33 PM 2 Lion Cubs Found Dead In Gir, Officials Suspect Infighting

Two lion cubs were found dead in different parts of Gujarat's Gir forest on Sunday, a forest department official said. Chief Conservator of Forests (Junagadh Wildlife Circle) DT Vasavada said both the cubs, found in Paniya and Savarkundla ranges of Gir forest, possibly died of infighting and the carcasses had been sent for post mortem. In the case of the cub found 70

23 November, 2018 4:28 AM China Bridge Construction Kills 6,000 Rare Fish, Work Stopped: Report

China has halted construction of a bridge in the province of Hubei after it was said to have caused the death of around 6,000 critically endangered Chinese sturgeon, the China Daily said, citing the agriculture ministry. An investigation team found the construction project in the city of Jingzhou had illegally encroached on a protected national nature 71

17 November, 2018 6:46 PM At Least 33 People Killed After Cyclone Gaja Hits Tamil Nadu

The number of deaths due to cyclone Gaja, which hit Tamil Nadu's coastal districts on Friday, has increased to 33, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said on Saturday. Speaking to reporters at Salem, about 350 kilometres from here, Mr Palaniswami said that 20 men, 11 women, and 2 children died due to the cyclone that crossed the Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam 76

16 November, 2018 4:47 AM Elephant Electrocuted In Odisha While Passing Through A Village

An elephant was electrocuted after coming in contact with a high tension electric wire in Odisha. On Thursday night, the elephant, while moving, accidentally touched the 11 KV electric line in Mayurbhanj's Sansarasposi village that led to its death. Villagers have claimed that electric wire is hanging from a height of just 6 feet from the ground level 66

12 November, 2018 5:14 PM Army jawan dead, another injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in J&K's Poonch

Srinagar: An Army jawan on Monday lost his life in a cross-border firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Krishna Ghati Sector in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. The Army soldier has been identified as Lance Naik Antony Sebastian KM. The ceasefire violation by the Pakistan Rangers has also left another Army soldier injured. At about 5.15 pm on Monday 73

11 November, 2018 6:10 PM Soldier Killed By Pakistani Sniper Along LoC In Jammu And Kashmir

Officials said Indian troops guarding the border retaliated strongly and effectively and the exchange of fire between the two sides continued for some time. An Army soldier was killed Sunday by a Pakistani sniper along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said, the third casualty due to sniping from across the border 72

10 November, 2018 12:06 PM In a first, no deaths or major accident in this year's Kedarnath Yatra

Zee News' Harendra Negi reports that the local administration has claimed not a single person on the risky pilgrimage was even injured -  a testament to the facilities extended this year. New Delhi: Organisers of the Kedarnath Yatra are celebrating a record of sorts as this year saw not a single death or any major accidents during the pilgrimage 309

9 November, 2018 12:23 PM BSF jawan injured in Pakistan firing along LoC

Jammu: Pakistani troops fired at Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district on Friday, injuring a BSF jawan, officials said. Pakistani personnel targeted forward posts along the LoC in the Manajakote sector around 0930 hours. A jawan of the Border Security Force (BSF) was injured in the firing, they said. The number 80

6 November, 2018 7:34 PM Indian and Pakistan army exchange sweets on LoC

Jammu: Indian and Pakistan army on Tuesday exchanged sweets on Diwali-eve on the Line of Control (LoC), the de facto border, in Poonch district. Defence sources said the troops exchanged sweets at two crossing points on the LoC in Mendhar and Poonch sectors. "Sweets and pleasantries were exchanged by the two armies at two crossing points in Poonch district 68

27 October, 2018 3:14 PM 4 Reported Dead In Pittsburgh Shooting, Trump Tweets On Incident

US media reported at least four people killed Saturday after police in the US city of Pittsburgh were called to an "active shooter," reportedly near a Jewish synagogue. CBS reported that seven people were confirmed dead, and that two police officers had been shot, while Fox put the death toll at four. "There is an active shooter in the area of Wilkins 108