Trawler capsizes in Bay of Bengal; bodies of Rohingya women recovered

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Dhaka: At least three Rohingya women were drowned and 46 others rescued when a trawler carrying a group of people trying to illegally migrate to Malaysia capsized in the Bay of Bengal Tuesday, Bangladeshi authorities said. The trawler was on its way to Malaysia but sank near Teknaf in Bangladesh's Cox Bazar District, due to strong currents, The Dhaka Tribune newspaper quoted Officer-in-Charge Noor Mohammad of Teknaf's Baharchara police outpost. According...

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HC grants bail to former Maha home minister Anil Deshmukh in ED case

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Mumbai: The Bombay High Court Tuesday granted bail to former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh in a money laundering case registered by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). The court, however, stayed the order till October 13 to enable the ED to file an appeal against bail. Two components of credits in the account of a trust controlled by the Deshmukh family, flagged by the ED, were not "proceeds of crime," the court...

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North Korea sends missile soaring over Japan in escalation

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Seoul: North Korea Tuesday fired a ballistic missile over Japan for the first time in five years, forcing Japan to issue evacuation notices and suspend trains during the flight of the nuclear-capable weapon that could reach the US territory of Guam and beyond. The launch was the most provocative weapons demonstration by North Korea this year as it ramps up missile tests in its push to build a full-fledged nuclear arsenal...

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Ten mountaineers killed in Uttarakhand avalanche

Ten mountaineers killed in Uttarakhand avalanche

Uttarkashi: Ten mountaineers were killed in an avalanche at Mount Draupadi Ka Danda - II peak in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district Tuesday, officials said. A team of 34 trainee mountaineers and seven instructors from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM) was caught in an avalanche while returning, NIM Principal Colonel Amit Bisht said. Ten bodies were sighted, of which four have been recovered, he added. The avalanche occurred at 8.45 am, he...

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Heavy rain lashes Odisha, 3 puja pandal gates collapse, 3 killed in lightning

Bhubaneswar: Low pressure-induced rain lashed Odisha Tuesday which dampened Durga Puja festivities in the state, while three persons were killed in separate places when lightning struck them. Gusty surface wind uprooted three huge Durga puja pandal gates in different places but there was no report of any casualty, police said. While all parts of Odisha received rainfall,...

Dominant SA hand India 49-run defeat in third T20

Dominant SA hand India 49-run defeat in third T20

Indore: Rilee Rossouw's sizzling century was complemented beautifully by South African bowlers as the visitors beat India by 49 runs in the third T20 here Tuesday. Invited to bat, Rossouw smashed 100 not out off 48 deliveries, while Quinton de Kock scored a blistering half-century (68 off 43 balls) to power South Africa to a mammoth 227...

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Trawler capsizes in Bay of Bengal; bodies of Rohingya women recovered

Dhaka: At least three Rohingya women were drowned and 46 others rescued when a trawler carrying a group of people trying to illegally migrate to Malaysia capsized in the Bay of Bengal Tuesday, Bangladeshi authorities said. The trawler was on its way to Malaysia but sank near Teknaf in Bangladesh's Cox Bazar District, due to strong currents,...

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HC grants bail to former Maha home minister Anil Deshmukh in ED case

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court Tuesday granted bail to former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh in a money laundering case registered by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). The court, however, stayed the order till October 13 to enable the ED to file an appeal against bail. Two components of credits in the account of a trust controlled by...

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North Korea sends missile soaring over Japan in escalation

Seoul: North Korea Tuesday fired a ballistic missile over Japan for the first time in five years, forcing Japan to issue evacuation notices and suspend trains during the flight of the nuclear-capable weapon that could reach the US territory of Guam and beyond. The launch was the most provocative weapons demonstration by North Korea this year as...

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Rossouw fires South Africa to 227/3 against India

Indore: Left-hander Rilee Rossouw smashed an unbeaten 100 off 48 balls to fire South Africa to a formidable 227 for three in the third T20 International as Indian bowlers once again faltered under pressure here Tuesday. T20 World Cup-bound Harshal Patel (0/49) continued to leak a lot of runs in a forgettable night for all four Indian...

Ten mountaineers killed in Uttarakhand avalanche

Ten mountaineers killed in Uttarakhand avalanche

Uttarkashi: Ten mountaineers were killed in an avalanche at Mount Draupadi Ka Danda - II peak in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district Tuesday, officials said. A team of 34 trainee mountaineers and seven instructors from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM) was caught in an avalanche while returning, NIM Principal Colonel Amit Bisht said. Ten bodies were sighted, of...

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