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Pakistan’s Bomb Blast : Nearly a score were killed in Quetta.



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A Bomb blast which took place on this Saturday took away at least 17 people and more than 30 were injured in Quetta which is the provincial capital of Balochistan, Pakistan.

Bombers targeted a truck of the Frontier Corps, a provincial auxiliary forces in Pakistan. Along with the officials, many civilians were also injured in the incident. According to The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) during the bomb blast, attackers blasted a security vehicle which is on duty.

Mir Sarfaraz  Bugti, the home minister of Balochistan said, “The bomb disposal squad has reached the spot and we will be able to confirm soon whether it was a suicide attack or a planted bomb,”.Bugti said around 30 injured people were moved to the local Civil Hospital and are being treated and also around ten members are facing serious fatalities. Bugti said, “So far I can confirm that 10 people have been killed and their bodies have been shifted to the mortuary of the hospital,” “It would be unfair to call the incident a security lapse”- He reacted. “The explosion was very powerful and loud. Its intensity was severe. Several cars and auto rickshaws have been burnt or damaged by the blast as they caught fire due to the intensity of the blast,”  one of the officials said.

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Explosion in Quetta, Pakistan shook the nation.

Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa reacted , “As Pakistan’s  Independence day is at hand it seems terrorists don’t want them to celebrate their independence at ease.”

National Assembly Speaker, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, and Deputy Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi have expressed their great sorrows and condolences over the loss of precious lives.

Pakistan’s defense immediately gave a call on twitter inviting blood donors for the Quetta’s Bomb blast injuries.

This was not the first time in Quetta. There has been many attacks took place at this provincial capital.

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INS Kalvari: Modi dedicated INS Kalvari Submarine to the Nation



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India’s first modern conventional submarine, INS Kalvari was commissioned by our Prime Minister  Narendra Modi into Navy’s fleet in Mumbai on Thursday. PM Modi dedicated the submarine to the nation. PM Modi said this is a good example of the fast growing partnership and relationship between India and France.

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba and Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, Flag Officer Commanding of the Western Naval Command, were also present at the submarine commissioning ceremony.

This Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari has been built by the Mazagaon Dockyard Ltd. French naval defence and energy company DCNS designed this submarine. IT has been built under the  Project-75 of the Indian Navy.

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman mentioned the importance of the ‘Made in India’ submarine. She said it helps the Indian Navy in streamlining operations. PM Modi said  (more…)

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Twist in Vishal Nomination: EC rejects his Nomination





After the high drama and twists, the Election Commission again rejected the nomination papers of Tamil Nadu actor Vishal Krishna for the by-poll in Dr Radhakrishnan Nagar (R.K. Nagar) Assembly constituency. The nomination was rejected by the Election Commission because of some flaws in the nomination papers which were submitted by him.

Deepa the former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s niece, her nomination papers were also rejected by the Election Commission.

As per the instructions of the Representation of People Act, the candidate who is filing his nomination papers should be proposed by 10 members who are residing in the constituency.

The Returning Officer K. Velusamy said,  two persons – K. Sumathy and Deepan, whose names have been present in the list of proposers gave a written complaint about their signatures have been forged.

K. Sumathy and Deepan claimed that their signatures were forged. Chennai District Election Officer D. Karthikeyan said that whatever the order is made by the Returning Officer “is a quasi-judicial order and cannot be changed.”

Vishal submitted an audio clip which has the gist of the telephonic conversation between him and a man related to Ms Sumathy to the Returning Officer. In that Audio AIADMK candidate E. Madhusudanan and his supporter, Rajesh had threatened the proposer family members and they were asked to submit a written complaint to the Returning officer that their signatures were forged.

Vishal has released this audio tape at the press meeting. When Vishal submitted the audio tape to the officials they were accepted his nomination papers. But a few hours later the story repeated again the nomination papers of Vishal has been rejected by the officer. Officials announced at  11:30 that two persons of Vishal’s proposers came to us and told that their signatures were forged. So his nomination was rejected.

Vishal Expressed his disappointment through twitter. He wrote Democracy at its lowest low !! and Disheartening to hear that the nomination made by me was initially accepted & later when I left, has been announced as invalid.

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