Firefighters inspect the site, where a small chartered plane crashed in Ghatkopar (West), Mumbai. Five people died when the plane hit a partially-constructed building. Two pilots, two engineers on board and a pedestrian died in the crash, said aviation regulator DGCA in a statement. The pilot and co-pilot have been identified as Captain P S Rajput and Marya Zuberi.
Scores of journalists, from newspaper owners and editors to correspondents, photographers and journalism students, took out a march from Press Colony to the city centre on Tuesday afternoon. The event culminated in a sit-in protest at Lal Chowk. read more
While Engineer Rashid was holding a protest in Srinagar against civilian killings and threats to Kashmiri journalists, the police intercepted the march and took him and his supporters into preventive custody. read more
The officers, who are directly involved in investigations, said that Shujaat Bukhari was gunned down by terrorists on instructions from across the border, most probably for trying to promote peace in the Valley. read more
BJP’s Choudhary Lal Singh on Friday warned journalists to ‘mend their ways’ over their reporting on the Kathua rape and murder case, with an apparent reference to the assassination of Kashmir journalist Shujaat Bukhari. read more
Indo-Tibetan Border Police personnel perform yoga on the 4th International Yoga Day, near Ladakh region. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whose proposal for the global event won UN approval in 2014, led the way, performing asanas with over 50,000 others in Dehradun. Other gatherings took place at more than 5,000 events across from the country including in New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Mumbai and Patna.