Latest News: Blast in Afghanistan Kills 19, Including 10 Sikhs
Latest News: Blast in Afghanistan Kills 19, Including 10 Sikhs
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Latest News: Blast in Afghanistan Kills 19, Including 10 Sikhs

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Aadhaar Deadline Extended

The deadline to link PAN cards with Aadhaar has been extended till 31 March next year, a Central Board of Direct Taxation (CBDT) order said.

11 Found Dead at a House in Delhi's Burari

Bodies of seven women and four men found at a house in Delhi's Burari area. Police present at the spot and investigation is on, ANI reported.

Also Read : 11 Family Members Found Dead in Delhi’s Burari, Murder Case Filed

Mandsaur Rape: Father Demands Capital Punishment For Accused

Father of the eight-year-old Mandsaur rape victim has demanded death sentence for the accused.

"I do not want any compensation. I just want the accused to be hanged till death," he told ANI.

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40 Dead as Bus Falls Off a Cliff in Uttarakhand

Forty bodies were recovered after a bus fell down a gorge in Pauri Garhwal district's in Uttarakhand Nanidhanda area, ANI reported.

Uttarakhand CM Triveni SIngh Rawat told ANI that compensation of Rs 2 lakh to the next of kin for the dead and treatment of injured will be taken care of by the government, appropriate compensation will also be given to the injured.

Fire Breaks Out at Siri Fort Auditorium, Delhi

A fire broke out at Siri Fort auditorium in New Delhi on Sunday, 1 July. Fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse it.

Bike-Borne Terrorists Fire at Security Forces in Pulwama

Suspected bike-borne terrorists fired upon joint ‘naka’ party of security forces in Pulwama's Dalipora in Jammu and Kashmir, ANI reported.

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Earthquake in Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh

A 4.0 magnitude earthquake hit Haryana’s Sonepat in the afternoon on Sunday, 1 July, with tremors being felt in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh.

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Demand for Farm Loan Waiver Accepted in Karnataka Coordination Committee Meeting

The demand for a farm loan waiver in Karnataka was accepted at a coordination committee meeting held between Congress and JD(S) leaders in Bengaluru on Sunday. The meeting was attended by coordination committee head Siddaramaiah, Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy and deputy CM G Parameshwara, reported ANI.

Speaking after the meeting, JD(S) leader Danish Ali said:

Farm loan waiver has been accepted by the committee. The details will be revealed when the budget will be presented… 10 Lakh houses will be built in the next five years. New sports policies will be framed. Major focus will be on skill development to create new jobs.
JD(S) leader Danish Ali

Also Read : Amidst Fear of Rift, Coalition Committee Approves Farm Loan Waiver

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Five People Lynched in Maharashtra Over Child-Lifting Rumours

Five people were beaten to death by villagers over suspicion of being child-lifters in Raipada village in Maharashtra’s Dhule district, Superintendent of Police M Ramkumar said on Sunday.

(ANI)

Also Read : 5 Lynched by Villagers in Maharashtra Over Child-Lifting Rumours

Deadly Blast Hits Eastern Afghan City, Targeting Sikh Minority

An explosion hit the centre of the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Sunday, 1 July, killing at least 19 people, including several members of the small Sikh minority, provincial government officials said.

(Reuters)

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