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Updated16 May 2020, 12:39 PM IST
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12:39 PM, 16 May

One Police Personnel Injured in J&K's Kulgam

One police personnel injured after terrorists attacked a police naka party in Frisal area of Kulgam district on Saturday, 16 May. The injured personnel has been shifted to hospital.

(Source: ANI)

10:13 AM, 16 May

Fishermen Advised Not to Venture into the Sea Along Odisha Coast: IMD

IMD had advised fishermen to not venture into the sea along and off Odisha coast from 18th May onwards. The met department has also advised them not to venture into south Bay of Bengal from 16-17 May, central Bay of Bengal from 17-18 May and north Bay of Bengal during 19-20 May.

(Source: ANI)

6:14 AM, 16 May

Trump Fires State Department Watchdog Investigating Mike Pompeo: Lawmaker

A government watchdog fired suddenly by Donald Trump was investigating Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, said a Democratic lawmaker who accused the president of committing a potentially illegal act of retribution.

The State Department confirmed the late Friday dismissal of Inspector General Steve Linick without giving a reason for his departure.

(Source: AFP)

5:04 AM, 16 May

LeT Hideout Busted in Kashmir, Overground Worker Arrested

Jammu and Kashmir police busted the hideout of a overground worker of Lashkar-e-Taiba, by the name of Zahoor Wani, in Budgam’s Arizal Khansaib, ANI reported.

Wani has been arrested and arms and ammunitions have also been recovered from his possession. A case has been registered, police said.

During further investigation, four other terror associates, all residents of Khansaib, were also arrested.

They were involved in providing logistical support and shelter to Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists. This group was active in the area for the last few months, J&K police said.

(Source: ANI)

3:35 AM, 16 May

12 Odisha Districts On Alert After Possible Cyclone Warning

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a cyclone alert across coastal Bay of Bengal as a well-marked low-pressure event over the bay is likely to intensify into a depression and a cyclonic storm. The cyclone will be named "Amphan".

12 coastal districts of Odisha have been put on alert and the state has asked collectors to arrange for alternative shelter homes for the people.

(Source: PTI)

3:32 AM, 16 May

Austrian Princess, Married To Indian-Origin Chef, Dies At 31

Princess Maria Galitzine of Austria, who was married to Indian-origin chef Rishi Roop Singh, passed away in Houston after suffering a "sudden cardiac aneurysm" at the age of 31, according to a Fox News report.

(Source: ANI)

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Published: 16 May 2020, 03:38 AM IST

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