Several passengers on a Jet Airways Mumbai-Jaipur flight suffered nose and ear bleeding on Thursday morning as the pilots forgot to switch on the system to maintain cabin pressure, the DGCA said. The crew has been taken off duty and Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) has started an investigation, DGCA added.
People excluded from Assam’s citizens’ register can file their claims for inclusion in the NRC final draft from September 25, the Supreme Court decided on Wednesday. The window will tentatively remain open for 60 days.
The much-awaited clash between arch-rivals India and Pakistan is set to take place at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai on Wednesday. While India’s stand-in skipper Rohit Sharma has said that the team is ready for the challenge, Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed believes that his boys need to bring out their best game against the arch-rivals.
A taxi driver’s wife offers prayers in front of their taxi during Vishwakarma Puja, a festival of the Hindu deity of architecture and machinery in Kolkata on Monday. Craftsmen believe that the creation of their tools was due to Vishwakarma, which is why on this day they worship the tools of their trade.
PM Narendra Modi greets members of Dawoodi Bohra community during the ‘Ashura Mubarak’ programme in Indore. PM Modi said on Friday ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ or concept of the world as one family gives India an identity that is different from other countries as he praised the Bohra community. Modi said the Bohras are known for their honesty in trade and have set an example for others.
The ‘Little Master’, however, played down Kohli’s much-publicised reaction to a reporter’s query about whether he agreed with coach Ravi Shastri on this being the best travelling team in last 15 years. read more
Devotees play drums as they transport an idol of the elephant-headed Hindu deity Ganesh for the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai. The ten day festival which began on Thursday will come to a close with the immersion of idols on September 23.
People move to safer places after the water level of river Ganga rose, creating a flood-like situation at Daraganj in Allahabad. A UP government official said earlier the water level of both Ganga and Yamuna was rising due to heavy rainfall in different parts of UP besides the neighbouring state of Madhya Pradesh.
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday urged all opposition parties to shed their differences and move to save sovereignty and democracy in the country as he attacked the Narendra Modi-led government for “crossing the limit.” Singh was speaking during a protest rally at the Ramlila ground in New Delhi against rising fuel prices organised by the Congress and joined by various opposition parties.
Two alleged operatives of the Islamic State in Jammu & Kashmir (ISJK) have been arrested in Delhi near the Red Fort area by the special cell, police said Friday. Sources said the two suspects are residents of Kashmir’s Shopian, identified as Parwez Rashid and Jamshed Jahoor.