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Bomb blast hits Afghanistan’s Kunduz mosque during Friday prayers, 50 dead, multiple casualties

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A bomb blast at Shiite mosque in the Afghan city of Kunduz has left several casualties today during Friday prayers, a senior Taliban official and witnesses said. At least 50 people were killed as Afghanistan had witnessed several attacks since the Taliban takeover in August. Taliban chief spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the Shiite mosque was the target and that a large number of worshippers were killed and wounded in the attack.

Air India returns to Tata Sons’ ownership after 68 years

Tata Sons emerged as the successful bidder for national carrier Air India on Friday. Ending a decades-long struggle to offload the money-losing flag carrier, Air India returned back to its founders Tata Sons after 68 years as the company had placed a winning bid of Rs 18,000 crore to re-acquire the 100% stakes of the airline.

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to journalists Philipino Maria Ressa, Russian Dmitry Muratov

Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov have won the Nobel Peace Prize for their courageous fight to defend freedom of expression in the Philippines and Russia. The Norwegian Nobel Committee stressed that an independent press is vital in promoting peace. Read full story

Union Minister’s son Ashish Mishra, accused of killing farmers, skips police questioning

Union Minister Ajay Mishra’s son, Ashish Mishra, who allegedly ran over a jeep on protesting farmers in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri, skipped police questioning on Thursday reportedly fled to Nepal. Mishra has been named in an FIR lodged in the Lakhimpur violence case under IPC section 302 (murder). Read full story

Supreme Court says not satisfied with UP government action on Lakhimpur Kheri violence

The Supreme Court is not satisfied with the steps taken by the Uttar Pradesh government in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence in which 8 people were killed. The apex court also questioned the Yogi Adityanath govt for not arresting the accused against whom FIR has been lodged.

IMPS daily transaction limit increased to Rs 5 lakh from 2 lakh

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today increased the daily IMPS transactions limit to Rs 5 lakh from 2 lakh for customers accessing IMPS service via internet banking, mobile banking apps, bank branches and ATMs. Read full story

Kapil Sibal questions PM Modi’s silence over Lakhimpur Kheri deaths, demands sympathy for victims

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Friday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s silence over the deaths of people who lost his life in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence on Sunday. He also asked PM Modi how he would have reacted to the violence that took away 8 lives. Read full story

89th Air Force Day parade pay tribute to 1971 war heroes | Watch

The Indian Air Force marked 89 years of its foundation today on October 8. Celebrations are taking place at the Hindon Air Force Station in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad in which a parade show is taking place to pay tribute to 1971 war heroes.

Read Also: BJP celebrates Narendra Modi’s 20 years in public office, spreads awareness about PM Modi’s work, undertakes cleanliness campaigns


Varun Gandhi’s name not included in BJP executive list, Pilibhit MP says not attended single NEC in 5 years

BJP released the 80 members list of executives in which BJP MP from Pilibhit and his mother Maneka Gandhi’s names were not included. Soon after, people started drawing conclusions that this must be because Varun Gandhi condemned the violence that took place in Lakhimpur Kheri. However, Varun Gandhi denied all such reports and said that he have not attended a single NEC for the last five years and he certianly did not think he will be included in the list.

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Lucknow men drag woman to scummy pond, beat her up, video viral | Watch

Reports say the incident took place in the Bheekhanpur village area which comes under the Nigoha police station.



Man drowns woman to death

A video of 2 men drowning a woman in a scummy pond and mercilessly thrashing her in Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow is doing rounds on the internet.

In the now-viral video, the man was dragging the victim toward a scummy pond. He then was joined by another man and both of them threw punches at her and tried to drown her. However, she managed to rescue herself and fight up. The video also shows another woman trying to save the victim and then they are chased by two men.

Reports say the incident took place in the Bheekhanpur village area which comes under the Nigoha police station. The fight broke over taking buffalos to the pond. The incident took place on September 4, however, the video went viral now.

The police have arrested the accused after the video went viral and the search process is underway for the other accused who escaped, reports further said.

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In May 2022, a similar incident took place in Pune, Maharashtra wherein a man killed his wife by drowning her in front of their children at Mandvi.

The daughter said her father had an argument with her mother and left home threatening to end his life. He later jumped into a well and pretended to be drowning. The daughter also informed that her father knew swimming, reports stated.

Her mother then rushed to save him after hearing his cries. The accused father then pulled her hands into the well and drowned her to death, the daughter said in the police complaint.

In another incident, a 33-year-old government school teacher was drowned to death by her husband and his brother in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh. Reports said the accused persons took her in their car on the Ganga canal road and pushed the vehicle into the 16-meter-deep canal.

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Uttar Pradesh: 19-year-old girl strangled to death after being raped in Mainpuri

It is being speculated that fearing that the girl student would complain, the accused raped, murdered the 19 year old and fled from the spot.



The shocking news of rape has come to light from Bhogaon in Uttar Pradesh’s Mainpuri. After raping the girl student on Wednesday, she was strangled to death and the body was later hanged.

On receiving information about the incident, the police-administration reached the spot and started the investigation in search of the accuse. Currently, the police has sent the body for post-mortem.

While interacting with the media and giving out information about this incident of rape and murder, Mainpuri SP Kamlesh Dixit said that, the police had received information about the rape and murder of the girl in Nagla Sheesham village. The police reached the spot and took immediate action in the matter. He also assured that the culprits will be arrested soon.

According to the information received to the police, a 19-year-old student of B.Sc. second year and resident of Nagla Sheesham village of Bhogaon police station area, was present at home along with her fifteen year old sister. Their parents had gone out for some work an around 3 o’clock in the evening, Pushpendra Lodhi (25), from the same village entered the house and forcibly raped the girl.

And the accused did not stop there he strangled the girl to death and later hanged the body on the noose. It is being speculated that fearing that the girl student would complain, the accused raped, murdered the 19 year old and fled from the spot.

However, the younger sister present in the house made noise and opened the door of the house, telling the people of the neighborhood about the whole incident. There was a stir in the village as soon as the information about the incident got spread. As soon as the information was received, the parents also hurriedly left for home. At present, the police is looking for the accused.

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Kullu Dussehra swing accident: 3 people, including 1 woman, sustained injuries after tyre falls on their head | WATCH

During the incident, two people from Delhi and a woman from Kullu sustained major injuries.



kullu swing accident

Dussehra is celebrated with great pomp and zeal in India. From having good food to enjoying swings, people visit Dussehra fairs to mark this festival. But a horrific incident happened during International Kullu Dussehra Festival in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu when three people sustained injuries after a swing tyre fell on them on Wednesday at around 9 pm.

The video of the same is going viral on social media in which it can be seen that, as and when the woman stepped outside the swing, its tyre suddenly broke and fell on another woman standing nearby. During the incident, two people from Delhi and a woman from Kullu sustained major injuries.

The good part was that the swing was not moving at that time, otherwise, a serious accident might have occurred if it had continued to swing. At the time of the incident, people were getting off the swing. When the girl left the swing, the tyre touched her head and landed on another girl who was standing close by, and she fainted.

Read Also: West Bengal: 8 people died by drowning in Mal river during visarjan | Watch

The police rushed to the spot immediately after receiving the information about the incident. After reaching, the authorities sealed the swing. The police are conducting research thoroughly to find the reason behind the mishap.

Speaking about the incident, Additional Superintendent of Police Kullu Sagar Chandra said that the swing was sealed as soon as the information was received. The girl is undergoing treatment in the hospital as she has suffered a neck injury, while information about where the two tourists from Delhi went for treatment is not available.

A similar incident took place a few days ago in Punjab’s Mohali after a swing fell to the ground at the Dussehra fair, injuring around 20 people.

In another incident, an 80-foot effigy of Ravana fell on the ground in Haryana’s Yamunanagar during Ravana Dahan. The video of the incident is doing rounds on the internet in which it can be seen that people were standing close to the nearly-burnt effigy of Ravana when it started falling.

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Haryana: 80-feet burning Ravana effigy falls in Yamunanagar

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