Mumbai, May 20: Two elderly and ailing convicts in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case were respectively brought on a stretcher and a wheelchair to surrender before a TADA Special Court here Monday to serve their sentence.
Washington, May 20: Two special agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) were killed during a hostage rescue training exercise off the coast of Virginia Beach.
Moscow, May 20: At least eight people were killed Monday in twin car bombings in Russia’s North Caucasus region, officials said.
Baghdad, May 20: At least 22 people were killed and more than 130 others injured in a string of nine car bombings Monday in the Iraqi capital and in the southern oil hub of Basra, police said.
New Delhi, May 20: Peace on the border is the foundation of bilateral ties with China and special representatives of both countries will look into the recent border intrusion by Chinese troops, India’s envoy to China said Monday.
New Delhi, May 20: The first-ever expedition of the NCC to Mount Everest created history when its two teams scaled the world’s highest peak May 19 and 20, an official said Monday.
Shillong, May 20: The outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) has again threatened to kill Meghalaya Congress legislator Limison D.
Mumbai, May 20: Zaibunissa Kazi, a convict in the March 1993 serial blasts case, surrendered in Mumbai court Monday afternoon, three days after a judge issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against her.
Seoul, May 20: North Korea Monday fired two more short-range missiles, a day after UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged the regime to return to talks on its controversial nuclear programme.