46 IS militants arrested in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh , May 1

Saudi Interior Ministry said on Sunday that it has arrested 46 Islamic State (IS) militants suspected to be behind a deadly suicide bombing attack on the Prophet's Mosque in the holy city of Medina in the summer of 2016, Al Arabiya local news reported.

Bike rally to protest felling of trees in north Bengal

Kolkata , April 30

The public protest against the alleged illegal, large-scale felling of trees in north Bengal took a sharp turn on Sunday with at least a hundred participating in a 33 km bike rally from Siliguri to Lataguri, near the Gorumara National Park, sporting green capes.

Man, son killed in LPG cylinder leak fire

New Delhi , April 30

A 50-year-old man and his son were killed in a fire that broke out due to a leaking LPG cylinder in their shanty in a south Delhi area, police said on Sunday.

SSB apprehends two Maoists in Bihar

Patna , April 30

The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on Sunday said it has caught two "hard core" Maoists from Bihar's Saraiya district for their involvement in an IED blast at a kiln in 2016 which left three workers injured.

Man, 50, killed in Delhi blaze

New Delhi , April 30

A 50-year-old man was killed in a blaze which gutted more than 30 shanties here on Sunday, a fire official said. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh for the family of the victim.

Pregnant woman, her niece die

New Delhi , May 1

A preganant woman and her teenaged niece were badly burnt in a fire at their house on Sunday morning and succumbed to their injuries while her three-year-old daughter is in critical condition, a Delhi Fire Service officer said.

Actor Vikram stable

Kolkata , April 30

Actor Vikram Chatterjee, who sustained injuries in a car accident, was stable, but needs to remain in hospital for a few more days, sources said.

Kinpin of arms supplier gang held with 40 pistols

New Delhi , April 30

An insterstate gang of illegal arms suppliers has been busted with the arrest of its kingpin and his associate and 40 semi-automatic pistols they came to supply to local criminals in Delhi and adjoining areas have been seized, police said on Sunday.

One killed in Srinagar grenade blast

Srinagar , April 30

A civilian was killed and four others - two civilians and two policemen - were injured on Sunday evening in the blast after militants hurled at a grenade at a police station here, police said.

Post-poll violence: 9 held for attack on Delhi teacher

New Delhi , April 30

Delhi Police on Sunday apprehended nine persons, including three juveniles, for attacking a government school teacher who allegedly did not support their candidate in the recently-concluded civic polls in Delhi.