In a major breakthrough, a resident of Sirivaram village in Rajampet mandal was picked up by the Rajasthan police for allegedly being involved in the serial blasts. A team from the Bhavaneswar Kotwal PS arrested him on suspicion. G. Rajendra Yadav alias Azad, 24, was picked up on Tuesday under Section 109 CrPC for concealing presence with a view to commit a cognizable offence.
Rains that came late this month are not likely to help the water situation in the state much. The upper streams of various reservoir catchment areas, tributaries and channels that water the agricultural fields are still dry. Though it has been raining for the past few days, the amount of rainfall has been insufficient. The water levels in major reservoirs have fallen drastically.
A woman related to a soldier cried after he was taken to the army hospital in Gori. More Photos > By MICHAEL SCHWIRTZ, ANNE BARNARD and CJ CHIVERS This article is by Michael Schwirtz, Anne Barnard and CJ Chivers.
"The concept had been on the table for some years. Now all countries have finally agreed on the formation and implementation of the SAARC Food Bank," Wais Kabir, director of the SAARC Agriculture Centre in the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka, told IRIN.
AP SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea said Saturday that it will expel South Koreans from a mountain resort meant to symbolize the peninsular neighbors improving relations amid rising tension over the July 11 shooting death of a southern tourist there.
Listening to Saigal sing his favourite song on the radio transports Kishorilal to his long-cherished vision of this huge house, with grills of silver, etc, where he lives happily with his entire family. Alas, he is nowhere close to realising this dream yet.