The Goa Police on Saturday arrested two people after they were accused in a gang-rape case at Colva, while another person is at large, a police officer said.
As the BJP-led Central government completed four years in office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said development has become a vibrant mass movement and he will continue to serve the people as it is always "India First" for him.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Kundli-Ghaziabad-Palwal (KGP) expressway, also known as Eastern Peripheral Expressway, on May 27.
Four militants were killed in a gunfight with the Indian Army on the Line of Control (LoC) after an infiltration attempt from across the de facto border with Pakistan was foiled early on Saturday, officials said.
A week after questioning of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi Police on Friday quizzed his deputy Manish Sisodia for nearly three hours in connection with an alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs in February. The police sought to know from Sisodia the sequence of events on February 19 and whether the "assault was pre-planned", a senior police officer. The official said the questioning process was videotaped. "The Deputy Chief Minister may be questioned again, if needed. Sisodia cooperated during his questioning but did not give satisfactory answers and skipped some queries related to the case," Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (ADCP) Harendra Singh told the media here after the questioning that began at 4.30 p.m.
The suspension of combat operations in Jammu and Kashmir can be extended further if the atmosphere of peace continues in the state, but any action by terrorists would trigger a rethink immediately, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Friday. Rawat also said Pakistan should stop sending terrorists into the state if it was interested in peace. "If Pakistan really wants peace, then we will want them to take the first step by stopping infiltration of terrorists into our side. The ceasefire violation mostly takes place to aid infiltration," Gen Rawat told reporters at a function here, 95 kms from Srinagar. The Army chief said India wants peace along the borders but Pakistan was continuously violating the ceasefire, which caused loss of life and property.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday said most of those injured in a blast in an Indian restaurant in Canada have been discharged from hospital while three others who were in critical condition are stable now. "The 12 persons who were taken to hospital have been discharged," Sushma Swaraj tweeted giving the latest update. "The other three persons who were critically injured are stable," she said. "According to police, at this stage there is no evidence to term this incident as a terrorist attack or hate crime," she added. Earlier on Friday, Sushma Swaraj said that she was in constant touch with the Indian Consul General in Toronto and the Indian High Commissioner in Canada while assuring that the Indian missions will "work round the clock".