Day: February 4, 2019

Train derails in eastern India, killing 7 people

PATNA, India — Seven people were killed and 29 injured when nine coaches of a New Delhi-bound train derailed early Sunday in eastern India, officials said. Most of the passengers were asleep when the train jumped the tracks. Soon after the accident, hundreds of villagers rushed to help […]

India monitoring detention of students in US university case

NEW DELHI — India said it is closely monitoring the detention of several Indian students in the U.S. and has urged authorities there to not deport them against their will. Indian news reports say as many as 129 Indians were among those detained Jan. 30 by U.S. immigration […]

Jury set for deliberations at US trial of El Chapo

NEW YORK — After nearly three months of testimony about a vast drug-smuggling conspiracy steeped in violence, a jury is due to begin deliberations Monday at the U.S. trial of the infamous Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. A federal judge in Brooklyn is set to give […]

Venezuela: nearly two weeks of turmoil

Opposition chief Juan Guaido’s claim nearly two weeks ago to be acting president plunged crisis-hit Venezuela into new turmoil, with a series of countries recognizing him as leader while others continue to back President Nicolas Maduro. Here is a recap of key developments. – ‘Acting president’ – On […]

Pope calls for end to wars in Middle East in Gulf trip

Pope Francis on Monday called for an end to wars in the Middle East during the first visit by the head of the Catholic church to the birthplace of Islam — the Arabian Peninsula. Francis, who has made outreach to Muslim communities a cornerstone of his papacy, is […]

Pope Francis lands in UAE for historic visit

Pope Francis landed in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday for the first ever visit by a pontiff to the Arabian Peninsula — the birthplace of Islam. The pope touched down in Abu Dhabi for the 48-hour trip during which he will meet leading Muslim clerics and hold […]

Vaid inaugurates 30thRoad Safety Week

open view news desk JAMMU, FEBRUARY 04: Transport Commissioner, S P Vaid today inaugurated 30th Road Safety Week organized by Motor Vehicles Department (MVD) J&K in collaboration with Traffic, Police Department, educational institutions and various stake holders. Like other parts of the country 30th Road Safety Week is […]

Power shutdown

open view news desk JAMMU, FEBRUARY 04: As per Superintending Engineer, Elect. Maintt. & R.E. Circle-1, Jammu, to carry out work of temporary shifting of HT/LT Network coming in the alignment of 4-laning of Jammu-Akhnoor National Highway, the shutdown of 11 KV feeders is being observed. During the […]

Secy Edu launches counselling helpline for students

open view news desk JAMMU, FEBUARY 04: Secretary School Education, Ajeet Kumar Sahu today launched counselling helpline for students to address examination stress and other issues being faced by them. The helpline was launched at a function at Directorate of School Education, Jammu, The counselling helpline, for students […]

30th Road Safety week commence across Jammu division

open view news desk JAMMU, FEBRUARY 04: The 30TH Road Safety Week today commenced across the division with celebration of the event in various parts of all the districts with great enthusiasm. At UDHAMPUR:The MVD celebrated the 30th Road Safety Week, on the theme “Sadak Suraksha , Jeevan […]

%d bloggers like this: