Gas tanker turns turtle near Jau canal; no injuries

Gas leak creates fear as it can lead to disaster. The danger happens when natural gas leaks out because it is flammable, which means that if there’s a flame or even a spark in the area of a leak, it could cause a fire or explosion. Hence it is considered to be dangerous. An uncontrolled gas tanker overturned near ….

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Two militants neutralized; two security personnel and one civilian killed.

On April 2 at around 7:30 Am at Kunzer village in Tangmarg town, the Indian army and the Jammu and Kashmir police launched a cordon and search operation together following a tip off about presence of some militants in a house. The militants started firing when the security forces closed in on the house where they were ….

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Protest demanding Union Territory status for the Cooch Behar district killed 3 & injured 15 people

Over 3000 members of Greater Cooch Behar People’s Association (GCPA) staged protest in West Bengal demanding C category statehood or Union Territory status for the Cooch Behar district. This protest took away life of three people and fifteen were left injured. GCPA declared strike from Feb 19, to press their demands and stated that they ….

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Major fire in Kanpur’s Diamond Rusk and Biscuit factory, 1 laborer killed

  A major fire was broken out in the Diamond Rusk and biscuit factory located at Dada Nagar industrial area of Govind Nagar, Kanpur on March 14. The officials informed that eleven workers were working in the factor when fire erupted. Ten workers managed to escape but one person lost his life in this fire. ….

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Kolkata Taxi Operators Union called a 48 hour taxi strike in the city on March 14.

  Thousands of taxis remained off the roads following a strike called by AITUC affiliated Kolkata Taxi Operators Coordination Committee and West Bengal Taxi Operators Coordination Committee on March 14 and March 15. This strike was called against the alleged persecution by traffic police and demanding hike in the taxi fare. Few labor organizations including ….

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Two Indian soldiers killed in search operation; four terrorists killed

On 10th September 2015, the BSF and Pakistan Rangers had a meeting where it was decided that the differences would be sorted out to maintain peace in the border. The following night itself an encounter broke out in Laribal village of Zachaldara in Handwara, which is 100 kms from Srinagar. The encounter after security forces ….

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JAT protest demanding reservation under OBC category

The members of the All India Jat Reservation Committee staged several form of protest and sit-in demonstrations Nationwide in month of February 2016. This protest was staged demanding their caste under the OBC category. They started their protest from February 14, 2016 by calling shutdown in Haryana state to press their demands. Gradually the protest ….

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Siachen Glacier- 10 army personnel died after Avalanche hit the Himalayas

An avalanche hit the high altitude army post which is situated at 19600 – feet at Glacier Number 1 of Siachen in Ladakh on February 3. Ten Indian soldiers had gone missing following this avalanche and were initially declared to be dead on February 4. Two teams comprising of Army and Air Force personnel were ….

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