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Indian Techie Shot Dead In Bar In Kansas, US; Accused Shouted 'Get Out Of My Country' newsreporter.in
Srinivas Kuchibhotla, a 32-year-old engineer from Hyderabad was killed when a man fired at him and his friend, also an Indian from Warangal, at a bar in Kansas, US on Wednesday night. The attacker, a 51-year-old Navy veteran, allegedly yelled "get out of my country" before opening fire.
Mr Kuchibhotla and his friend Alok Madasani, 32, also an engineer was rushed to a local hospital, where Mr Kuchibhotla died of his injuries. Mr Madasani, who is stable now, has been discharged from hospital. Another man, 24-year-old Ian Grillot, who had stepped in to try and stop the shooter was also shot but is expected to survive.
Delhi University ruckus: 3 cops suspended, Union HRD Minister Javadekar seeks report newsreporter.in
Tensions continued to simmer across Delhi University's North Campus with students' groups holding protests against police "high-handedness" during the violent clashes in Ramjas College even as three policemen were suspended for "unprofessional" conduct.
The case relating to yesterday's violence was handed over to the Crime Branch as criticism against Delhi Police grew louder for allegedly not containing the RSS-backed ABVP during the clash with supporters of Left-affiliated AISA yesterday which left many injured.
Maharastra has 10 municipal corporation. The counting of votes of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has began on Wednesday morning.
Shiv Sena has finished on the first spot by winning 84 seats. BJP wasn't too far and won 81 seats while Congress managed to get 31.
AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala, currently lodged in a Bengaluru jail after the Supreme Court convicted her in a Disproportionate Assets (DA) case, has again applied for ‘better amenities’ in prison.
Sasikala has claimed that she deserves better facilities owing to her ‘age and poor health’.
The AIADMK chief, lodged in Parappana Agrahara jail, wants a cot, a table fan, a mattress and an attached bathroom, said the report.
Earlier, Sasikala’s requests for a doctor on call, non vegetarian food twice a week and mineral water were rejected by the jail authorities.
Paris: For the first time, Astronomers from NASA have discovered Seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a small star in our Galaxy called Trappist-1. There is a possibility that these planets could hold life although scientists have not confirmed so far.
The past few years have seen an explosion in the discovery of planets outside our solar system. Astronomers have now confirmed 3,442 exoplanets in the galaxy, and they think there could be 100 billion or more in total.
A clash broke out between members of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and All India Students’ Association (AISA) at Delhi's Ramjas College on Wednesday over the cancellation of a seminar invite to Jawaharlal Nehru University students Umar Khalid and Shehla Rashid.
Mr. Khalid was arrested on sedition charge in 2016 and Shehla who was the former JNUSU vice-president.Both of them were invited to speak at a seminar on Tuesday but the visit was cancelled after ABVP and DUSU members gathered outside the college gate and shouted slogans against them and also pelting stones.
Pakistan's army chief is now blaming India for Islamabad's inability or unwillingness to act against terror that's been grown and nourished on its own soil.
"We are fully aware of Indian design and her support to terrorism in Pakistan and the region," Bajwa said, according to a press release issued by the media wing of Pakistan's armed forces, which said the army chief was addressing troops at the Line of Control (LoC) in the Mattewala, Munaawar Sector.
In a major jolt to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) JP Singh, one of the agency’s former Joint Directors (JD), was arrested on Tuesday by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for allegedly receiving bribes to manipulate the probe into the IPL cricket-betting scam which he was overseeing.
JP Singh, a 2000-batch Indian Revenue Service officer of the Customs and Excise wing, has accused of favouring an accused in the IPL cricket-betting scam and diluting the probe.
Sources said Singh was part of ED’s Ahmedabad unit which was probing two important cases — Rs 2,000 crore IPL betting scandal and Rs 5,000 crore money laundering case against alleged hawala operator Afroz Fatta in which the suspects allegedly sought favours.
Along with Singh, CBI also arrested another official of the ED named Sanjay Kumar who according to officials was posted as the Assistant Director in the agency. Two other private persons Bimal Aggarwal and Chandresh Patel were arrested as well and agency did not rule out the possibility of further arrests.