Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, daughter Mariyam and son in law Capt. (Retd) Muhammad Safdar were brought to their home turf, Lahore, in a special plane after their release from prison in Islamabad Wednesday evening.
Islamabad High Court of Pakistan suspended the sentences of former Pakistan President Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son in law Muhammad Safdar in absence of sufficient evidence.
Islamabad High Court has suspended jail terms of former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif,...
The India Under-16 girls football team on Wednesday stunned arch-rivals Pakistan with a scoreline of 4-0 in the ongoing AFC U-16 Women's Championship Qualifier at the MFF Stadium, held at Thailand.
While Avika Singh (22nd minute) opened the scoring for India, the Pakistani goalie Ayesha (43rd) conceded an own goal at the stroke of half-time.
India U-16 girls stay at the top of the table, as they bag all three points against Pakistan in the @theafcdotcom U16 Women's Championship qualifiers. #ShePower...
Muḥammad Neyazuddin Khan alias Munna Khan was allegedly shot dead in Bihar's Sitamarhi district for raising voice against corruption in the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY), media reported on Wednesday.
Khan, a brother-in-law of the Sarpanch (village head) of Purvi Akhta village, was shot dead by Fida Hussain, husband of village Mukhiya Shahnaz Khatoon.
Mushtaque Khan, a villager was quoted by IANS as saying, "Khan was shot dead after he repeatedly raised the issue of bribery demanded from...
The Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Wednesday distributed a cash incentive of Rs 1.6 crore to its 32 staff-team members for developing the sport across the country.
The cash disbursement was followed by the decision adopted in the Executive Council (EC) meeting, presided over by BAI President Himanta Biswa Sarma.
The cash incentives which has been distributed amongst 32-member associations received a sum of Rs five lakh to help the state units developments and promote all their grassroots...
The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a contempt notice to Delhi Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) chief Manoj Tiwari in connection with breaking seal of locked houses in Gokalpur.
The houses were sealed by the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) for running dairy facility illegally. The apex court has asked Tiwari to appear before it on September 25 to brief his stand.
Supreme Court asks Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari to appear before it on September 25 to explain his stand in connection with...
Filmmaker and choreographer Remo D’Souza expressed disappointment about the performance of his last directoral Race 3. Seeming unhappy with the audience’s response to the venture’s performance said, “'Race 3' was not able to do desired business at the box-office.”
The choreographer was addressing a press conference of his upcoming venture, Dance Plus Season 4 along with other judges Dharmesh Yelande, Punit Pathak, Shakti Mohan and anchor Raghav Juyal.
Claiming that the audience was deciding...
Air India Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Delhi, 5 Injured During Evacuation
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September 7 , 2015 , 20:39 IST
Up to five passengers received "minor" injuries during evacuation when a wheel of an Air
India plane with 159 people onboard caught fire while landing under emergency conditions at the Indira Gandhi International Airport following hydraulic failure, airport sources said.
"Air India flight AI 405 from Varanasi to Delhi had an emergency landing here as the pilot reported hydraulic failure at around 1916 hours. However, a small fire was seen in the
undercarriage of the aircraft after landing which was quickly doused," they said.
"All passengers were evacuated safely, however, some 4-5 of them sustained minor injuries during evacuation," sources said.
Air India said in a statement that the incident, which happened around 19:58 hours, was caused by a hydraulic leak, but claimed there was no fire and none of the 153 passengers
and six crew were injured during evacuation.
"Air India flight 405 Varanasi-Delhi had an emergency landing due to hydraulic leak. This resulted in few sparks at the nose wheel. There was no fire. All 146 passengers were
evacuated safely and taken to terminal building. No passenger was injured," the airliner said.
Runway 27, where the aircraft had landed, has been cleared, it said, adding all passengers were being served dinner and taken care of.
(With Inputs From PTI)