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One killed, at least 15 injured in Ohio nightclub shootingScene outside Cameo Night Club after Sunday's shooting. Photo credit: @CincyPD through Twitter

One killed, at least 15 injured in Ohio nightclub shooting

26 Mar 2017 | 3:41 PM

WASHINGTON: One person was killed and at least 15 others were injured early on Sunday in a shooting at a nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, local media reported. “We are in the middle of a very horrific situation that occurred at the nightclub with multiple victims,” assistant police chief Paul Neudigate said, WLWT5 News reported. He said hundreds were in the Cameo nightclub when shots broke out, causing many to flee the scene in panic.

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Washington, March 26

One person was killed and at least 15 others were injured early on Sunday in a shooting at a nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, local media reported.

“We are in the middle of a very horrific situation that occurred at the nightclub with multiple victims,” assistant police chief Paul Neudigate said, WLWT5 News reported.

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He said hundreds were in the Cameo nightclub when shots broke out, causing many to flee the scene in panic.

The television news station put the toll at one dead and at least 15 injured.

Nobody has been taken into custody, Sergeant Eric Franz told ABC News, describing the aftermath as a “large and complicated homicide scene.”

He said police were interviewing multiple witnesses to the shooting, which occurred at around 1 am (0500 GMT). — AFP

Modi calls for people’s participation in ‘New India’ movementMan Ki Baat

Modi calls for people’s participation in ‘New India’ movement

26 Mar 2017 | 1:56 PM

NEW DELHI: Addressing through his 30th edition of ‘Mann ki Baat’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi called upon people to participate in the movement of building “New India”.

Six dead, 50 injured as explosions rock building in Bangladesh

Six dead, 50 injured as explosions rock building in Bangladesh

26 Mar 2017 | 3:42 PM

DHAKA: Elite commandos on Sunday battled to neutralise Islamist militants holed up in a building rocked by fresh explosions, hours after six people were killed and over 50 others injured in blasts claimed by the Islamic State outside the complex in Bangladesh's northeastern Sylhet city.

Aadhaar eKYC verification for existing mobile subscribers soon

Aadhaar eKYC verification for existing mobile subscribers soon

26 Mar 2017 | 1:48 PM

NEW DELHI: All existing subscribers of mobile services will have to go for Aadhaar-based re-verification soon, with the government instructing telecom operators to initiate the process.

Indian-Americans raise $1,00,000 for Kansas survivor Ian Grillot

Indian-Americans raise $1,00,000 for Kansas survivor Ian Grillot

26 Mar 2017 | 3:08 PM

HOUSTON: A 24-year-old American, who took a bullet for an Indian, has been honoured as ‘A True American Hero’ by the Indian-American community in Houston which raised $1,00,000 to help him buy a house in his hometown Kansas.

Will break hand and legs of those who kill cows: BJP MLA

26 Mar 2017 | 2:18 PM

MUZAFFARNAGAR: A BJP MLA has threatened to break the limbs of those who kill and disrespect cows, remarks that could spark a controversy.

Dharamsala Test: India 153 for 2 at tea on Day 2

Dharamsala Test: India 153 for 2 at tea on Day 2

26 Mar 2017 | 3:10 PM

DHARAMSALA: Opener Lokesh Rahul scored a stylish half-century before throwing away his wicket as India reached 153 for two at tea on the second day of the fourth and final cricket Test here on Sunday.

CAG to audit fallout of demonetisation

CAG to audit fallout of demonetisation

26 Mar 2017 | 1:24 PM

NEW DELHI: The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) plans to audit the impact of note ban and the affect it has had on government tax revenues, said CAG Shashi Kant Sharma.

Cannot be parasite on husband’s earnings, court tells woman

Cannot be parasite on husband’s earnings, court tells woman

26 Mar 2017 | 12:45 PM

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court has refused to enhance the monthly interim maintenance awarded to a woman in a domestic violence case, saying she was not supposed to sit idle at home and be a parasite on the husband’s earnings.

Divisive electoral rhetoric is hate speech too: Law panel

Divisive electoral rhetoric is hate speech too: Law panel

26 Mar 2017 | 12:49 PM

NEW DELHI: Highlighting the dangers of hate speech, the Law Commission has recommended to the government to take measures to expand and fortify the penal provisions to deal with the menace that often leads to communal violence in India.

Ansari: There is need to defend universities as free spaces

Ansari: There is need to defend universities as free spaces

26 Mar 2017 | 1:39 AM

CHANDIGARH: The freedom of our universities has been challenged by “narrow considerations” and there is need to defend them as “free spaces” and as sources of renewal of liberal values, Vice President M Hamid Ansari said today.

Maharashtra govt mulls partial loan waiver for farmers

Maharashtra govt mulls partial loan waiver for farmers

26 Mar 2017 | 3:36 PM

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government under Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is considering a partial loan waiver for farmers in an effort to break the logjam that has paralysed the state Assembly. Fadnavis has had meetings with Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in order to get the Central government's assistance in the loan waiver programme.

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Science, not saffron, on Joshi’s mind

Science, not saffron, on Joshi’s mind

26 Mar 2017 | 2:27 AM

CHANDIGARH:Murli Manohar Joshi, who headed the BJP when the Ram Janmabhoomi movement was at its peak in the early 1990s, today delivered a lecture peppered with references to Western philosophers Rene Descartes, Francis Bacon and Wilhelm Hegel and legendary scientists Nicolaus Copernicus, Isaac Newton and Erwin Schrodinger.

NoA hole carved out in the outer wall of the Gurdaspur jail. Tribune photo

Midnight jailbreak bid thwarted by 3,000 cops

26 Mar 2017 | 3:32 PM

GURDASPUR: After two staffers were attacked and riot and arson was reported from the Gurdaspur jail yesterday morning, nearly a hundred prisoners made a daring midnight attempt to breach the complex’s outer periphery wall, forcing the authorities to deploy about 3,000 policemen to contain the situation.

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Four killed as Orbit bus, car collide in Barnala

26 Mar 2017 | 2:21 AM

SANGRUR:Two nambardars, a village panchayat member and a former panchayat member from Ghunas village in Barnala district were killed when the Santro car in which they were travelling collided with an Orbit bus this morning.

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Two years after police clean chit, duo rapes girl again

26 Mar 2017 | 2:24 AM

LUDHIANA: An 18-year-old girl attempted suicide yesterday, two days after she was raped by two youths.

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Khattar opens state’s first post office passport centre in Karnal

Khattar opens state’s first post office passport centre in Karnal

26 Mar 2017 | 12:52 AM

KARNAL: Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar inaugurated state's first Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSK) at the head post office here today. He said two more centres would be started in Hisar and Faridabad soon.

Students debate pros, cons of social media

Students debate pros, cons of social media

26 Mar 2017 | 12:53 AM

SHIMLA: Social media has become a way of life today as a lot of knowledge and information is disseminated through it but it has also become a bane of youth as it is being misused.

People feel PDP will fulfil their expectations, says Mehbooba

People feel PDP will fulfil their expectations, says Mehbooba

26 Mar 2017 | 12:50 AM

SRINAGAR: Terming peace as a prerequisite for the holistic and equitable development of the state, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president and Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today said the people had expectations from her government and she would not let them down.

Pancheshwar villagers not to oppose dam on Kali river

26 Mar 2017 | 1:01 AM

PITHORAGARH: Residents of villages from Chuka near Tanakpur to Jhoolaghat near the Nepal border have decided not to oppose the construction of the power project and the dam on the Kali river at Pancheshwar after they were informed through newspapers about the agreement between India and Nepal.

US air strike kills al-Qaeda leader Qari Yasin in Afghanistan

US air strike kills al-Qaeda leader Qari Yasin in Afghanistan

26 Mar 2017 | 3:19 PM

WASHINGTON: The Pentagon said on Saturday a US air strike in Afghanistan this week killed an al-Qaeda militant who was responsible for the death of two American service members and accused of involvement in a deadly attack on a bus carrying Sri Lanka’s cricket team in 2009. Yasin was also responsible for a 2008 bombing on a hotel in Islamabad.

By 2021, 4 out of 10 jobs would be lost to automation: Experts

By 2021, 4 out of 10 jobs would be lost to automation: Experts

26 Mar 2017 | 3:01 PM

NEW DELHI: Automation is the new norm across sectors and will affect the bottom of pyramid so much so that four out of every 10 jobs globally would be lost due to this by 2021, experts say. Automation is the new normal in sectors like engineering, manufacturing, automobiles, IT and banking. As automation adoption increases, all high transaction and labour intensive jobs will take a hit.

NoIndia’s wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha celebrates as Australia’s Peter Handscomb is bowled by Kuldeep Yadav on Day 1 of the fourth Test in Dharamsala on Saturday. AFP

Chinaman rocks after Smith rolls

26 Mar 2017 | 1:54 AM

DHARAMSALA:Yet another century from the Australian captain in India and a rare mystery spinner from the Subcontinent making a sensational entry into Test cricket spiced up the first day of the Dharamsala Test.

Warne’s hand in Yadav’s success

26 Mar 2017 | 1:54 AM

DHARAMSALA:March 25, 2017 — Kuldeep Yadav would remember this day forever as a day when the stars aligned in perfect harmony for him.

No cakewalk as Federer wins opening Miami match

26 Mar 2017 | 11:46 AM

MIAMI: Roger Federer continued his impressive 2017 campaign with straight-sets, second-round victory at the Miami Open in Florida on Saturday.

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