Thursday, 29 October 2020
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40 dead in terrorist attack at two Mosque shooting in Christchurch

CHRISTCHURCH: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says 40 people have died in the Christchurch shootings. Ten were killed at Linwood and 30 at the Deans Ave mosque near Hagley Park. A further 27 people were injured. Ardern said it was an “unprecedented” situation and described it as a terrorist attack. Those ...

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2-minutes late, lucky man escapes death in Ethiopian plane

LONDON: A Facebook post by a Greek man Antonis Mavropoulos on Sunday restored the faith of many people in God and his miracles. Mavropoulos was supposed to be a passenger aboard the Ethiopian Airlines, Boeing 737 that crashed on Sunday, March 10. The Ethiopian Airlines was heading from Addis Ababa, ...

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Indian Air Force’s MiG-21 crashes in Rajasthan

RAJASTHAN: An Indian Air Force’s MiG-21 crashed in Rajasthan on Friday, Indian media reports said. The plane, a MiG-21 ‘Bison’, crashed after it reportedly hit a bird. The pilot ejected and is reportedly safe. The jet went down in Bikaner’s Shoba Sar ki Dhani area in the Indian state of ...

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Pakistan, India airports shut amid tension

KARACHI/NEW DELHI: Flight operations in Pakistan were partially restored on Wednesday evening, with the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi seeing two departures, the Pakistani airport regulator announced. The North East and North Western airspaces remain closed, the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority said. Flights WY324 from Karachi to Muscat, and EK601 ...

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‘Captured’ Indian pilot thanks Pakistan army for hospitality

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani authorities released a picture, they claimed, is of a captured Indian pilot – after an Indian Air Force plane was shot down in Pakistan’s territory. According to a tweet by Major General Asif Ghafoor, army spokesperson, there is only one pilot under Pakistan Army’s custody, who identified himself ...

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Video of arrested Indian Air Force pilot released

ISLAMABAD: Video of one of the Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot, who was arrested from Azad Kashmir after Pakistan shot down two Indian fighter jets, has been released. “My name is Wing commander Abhi Nandan. My service number is 27981. I am a flying pilot. My religion is Hindu,” the ...

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Pakistan Air Force downs two Indian fighter jets, 2 pilots arrested

RAWALPINDI: In a response to Indian Line of Control (LoC) violation, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has destroyed two Indian fighter jets on Wednesday morning. According to details, the wreckage of one aircraft fell in Central Kashmir’s Budgam while the other’s in Pakistan territory. Two of the pilots have been killed ...

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India carries out air strikes in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD: Pakistan downplayed Tuesday’s incident, Indian military aircraft crossed into its territory in the disputed Kashmir region and “released a payload” after Pakistan scrambled its own jets, but there was no casualties or damage. “Indian aircrafts intruded from Muzafarabad sector,” Pakistani military spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor said on ...

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