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The video of a female police officer silencing a group of BJP workers who tried to bully her for doing her job in Bulandshahr of Uttar Pradesh has gone viral on Sunday, media reports said.
Five people from Andhra Pradesh were detained on Sunday after a newly installed golden flag mast at the Lord Ayyappa Sabarimala Temple was found damaged just after the inauguration.
Paris, June 25 (IANS) Forward Valere Germain became the first recruit of his hometown team Marseille after he left Monaco, the club announced. "Monaco and Marseille have reached an agreement for the transfer of striker Valere Germain, who will sign on Monday a four-year contract after passing the medical examinations," Marseille said in a statement on their official website on Saturday. Born in Marseille, Germain scored 10 goals and three assists in last season's Ligue 1 for the title-holders, while struggling for a starting spot in the team, especially after the 18-year-old sensation Kylian Mbappe's skyrocketing emergence.
Eid Chand Raat 2017: Stay tuned for all live moon sighting updates from Bangladesh.
Five tourists were killed in Gulmarg after a cable car was hit by a tree and many tourists were stranded due to the accident.
Mahesh, a flower vendor, killed his neighbour's grandson by drowning him in a sump at a construction site in Bilekahalli on Bannerghatta Road on Saturday. Manoj Kumar was a class 1 student of a private school in RT Nagar. Manoj and his mother went to his grandmother Sagaya Mary's place in Bilekahalli for the weekend.
India vs West Indies Live Score, 2nd ODI: After a wash-out in the first game, India take on West Indies in the second ODI at Port of Spain.
Just seven months after being stabbed on her playing hand, two time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has already reached her first final in just her second tournament since making her return. Kvitova is set to take on Australian Ashleigh Barty in the finals of the Aegon Classic, who herself has a very interesting story leading up to this match. Barty retired from tennis back in 2014 due to the constant travelling and being homesick and traded in the racquet for a cricket bat.
Six people, including three children, were injured when a car mounted a kerb and ploughed into a crowd of people participating in an event to celebrate Eid outside a sports centre in northeast England on Sunday.
New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Few hours after Kidambi Srikanth clinched his maiden Australian Open Super Series title, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated the ace Indian shuttler for registering `yet another wonderful victory`. Srikanth showed no signs of discomfort and was just ruthless with his aggressive play as he defeated his Chinese opponent Chen Long in straight games to win his fourth Super Series title. "We are really proud of the victory of @srikidambi in the Australian Open.
Philippine emissaries met on Sunday with a leader of a militant group loyal to Islamic State, officials said, taking advantage of a short truce in a battle over a southern city occupied by rebels for more than a month.
Fourth seed Marin Cilic takes on Feliciano Lopez in the Men's singles final of Aegon Championships 2017 at Queen's Club on Sunday, June 25.
Eid Al-Fitr: Lahore to witness sunset at 7.11 PM, people are expecting to celebrate Eid tomorrow. Stay tuned for latest updates on Eid in Punjab, Pakistan.
Ballabhgarh (Haryana) [India], June 25 (ANI): In the wake of the train lynching incident that took place in Haryana's Palwal area, people from the deceased Junaid's village have decided to sport black bands on Eid, marking a silent protest. Condemning the incident, a villager said people would be wearing a black band to celebrate the festival. Haryana Waqf Board chairman Rahisha Khan asserted that he strictly reprimanded such actions and assured to give the required financial aid to the family.
Eid Chand Raat 2017: Crescent moon is expected to be sighted in Rajasthan, Gujarat today. In case of moon being invisible, Eid-al-Fitr to be celebrated on Tuesday.
Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah took to Twitter to express sorrow over the loss of lives in this incident.
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Sports Minister Vijay Goel here on Sunday flagged off the third Slum Yuva Daud which aims to promote sporting culture among the youth living in slum areas.
Port of Spain [West Indies], June 25 (ANI): Team India batting coach Sanjay Bangar has admitted that there is "definitely a bit of lacuna" in the team with Anil Kumble's departure as head coach. Bangar, while speaking to reporters on Saturday ahead of India's second ODI against West Indies, however, said that the team was coping up really well and both the support staff and the players have shown a lot of professionalism in compartmentalising the issues.
Halle [Germany], June 25 (ANI): Swiss maestro Roger Federer on Sunday came out with a ruthless performance against Alexander Zverev in straight sets to win the men's singles title of the Gerry Weber Open.
Eid Al-Fit 2017: The sun will set at 7.29 PM in Karachi after this, people in Sindh province will be looking for the moon. Stay tuned for latest updates.
A woman police officer in western Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr stood up to bullying by a group of BJP workers as they created a ruckus after one of them was issued a challan and arrested for riding a motorcycle without the requisite documents.
Eid Chand Raat 2017: Crescent moon is expected to be sighted in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar today. In case of moon being invisible, Eid-al-Fitr to be celebrated on Tuesday.
Darjeeling (West Bengal) [India], June 25 (ANI): A woman Buddhist monk on Sunday walked through the streets of Darjeeling to spread the message of peace amidst an ongoing protest for the creation of Gorkhaland out of West Bengal. Woman Buddhist monk Kajuni told ANI, "People in Darjeeling should protest peacefully and West Bengal government should not trouble them".