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Low radioactive substance leak at Delhi airport

New Delhi , May 29

A leak of "low radioactive sodium iodide liquid" led to panic at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here early Friday morning after two cargo loaders felt "irritation" on their skin.

Mild relief in Maharashtra heat wave, no casualties

Mumbai/Nagpur , May 29

Slight relief was experienced in the heat wave conditions in certain parts of Maharashtra's Vidarbha and Marathwada regions though high temperatures continued to scorch most areas on Friday.

Haryana village tense after communal clashes

Faridabad , May 29

Tension prevailed in a Haryana village on Friday after a fresh conflict erupted between the majority and minority communities over converting a school into a madrassa.

Man executed in China for rape of 26 minors

Beijing , May 29

A man in northeast China's Gansu Province was executed for the rape and sexual abuse of 26 children, the Supreme People's Court (SPC) said.

Woman gang raped in Bengal, three arrested

Kolkata , May 29

A woman was allegedly gang raped at gunpoint in front of her toddler son in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district.

'Creeping' ex-partners haunt Facebook users: Study

Toronto , May 29

You are not alone if your ex-flame creeps you on Facebook, a study says.

Low radioactive substance leak at Delhi airport

New Delhi , May 29

A leak of "low radioactive sodium iodide liquid" led to panic at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here early Friday morning.

Nobody involved in drug racket will be spared: Chennithala

Thiruvananthapuram , May 29

Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala on Friday asserted that nobody found involved in the narcotics racket in the state -- reportedly involving the high and mighty also -- will be spared.

Soldier surrenders after taking bus passengers hostage in Philippines

Manila , May 29

A Filipino soldier who took more than 30 bus passengers hostage on Friday in north Philippines has surrendered, media reported.

Volcanic eruption causes evacuation of island in Japan

Tokyo , May 29

Japanese authorities have ordered the evacuation of 137 inhabitants from the island of Kuchinoerabu in south-west Japan after a volcanic eruption in Mount Shindake, public broadcaster NHK reported on Friday.