Indian student, stabbed in head at US gym, dies

Posted on   7:23 pm

A 24-year-old Indian student who was stabbed at a fitness centre in the US state of Indiana on October 29 died of his injuries at a hospital on Wednesday. Varun Raj Pucha, a computer science student at Valparaiso University, was stabbed in the head by Jordan Andrade, 24, police said.

OPS holds meeting with his supporters

Posted on   7:22 pm

Days after Madras High Court restrained expelled AIADMK leader O Paneerselvam (OPS) from using the AIADMK party’s name, flag, symbol and letterhead, he held a meeting with his supporters at his residence in Chennai today.

BSF jawan injured as Pak open fire along border

Posted on   7:19 pm

A Border Security Force (BSF) jawan sustained bullet injuries after Pakistan rangers violated the ceasefire along the international border in the Ramgarh and Arnia sectors in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district late Wednesday night, officials said.

Heavy rain triggers landslides in TN

Posted on   7:18 pm

Incessant heavy rain for the past few days has triggered landslides and waterlogging in several districts of Tamil Nadu. A landslide occurred on the road near Kunjappa-Panai in Coimbatore as heavy rainfall continued in the region.

Average of 160 kids dying per day in Gaza: WHO

Posted on   5:34 pm

The World Health Organization (WHO) said that as the raging Israel-Hamas conflict has completed a month since it erupted on October 7, more than 10,000 people, or some 0.5 per cent of the total population in the besieged enclave, have reportedly been killed, with an average of 160 children dying per day.