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Evening news brief: August 20, 2017

Sunday  17:50,   20 august 2017
MSN

<p>Here are top news of the day you should know this Sunday[...]

Evening news brief: August 20, 2017

Sunday  17:50,   20 august 2017
MSN

<p>Here are top news of the day you should know this Sunday[...]

23 killed, 40 injured after 14 coaches of Utkal Express derail, ‘Driver applied sudden breaks due to repair works'

Sunday  04:31,   20 august 2017
Hindustan Times

<p>The Utkal Express, that travels from Puri in Odisha to Haridwar in Uttarakhand, derailed at around 5:40pm on Saturday.</p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was extremely pained by the derailment, while railways minister Suresh Prabhu[...]

23 killed, 40 injured after 14 coaches of Utkal Express derail, ‘Driver applied sudden breaks due to repair works'

Sunday  04:31,   20 august 2017
Hindustan Times

<p>The Utkal Express, that travels from Puri in Odisha to Haridwar in Uttarakhand, derailed at around 5:40pm on Saturday.</p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was extremely pained by the derailment, while railways minister Suresh Prabhu[...]

23 killed, 40 injured after 14 coaches of Utkal Express derail, ‘Driver applied sudden breaks due to repair works'

Sunday  04:30,   20 august 2017
Hindustan Times

<p>The Utkal Express, that travels from Puri in Odisha to Haridwar in Uttarakhand, derailed at around 5:40pm on Saturday.</p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was extremely pained by the derailment, while railways minister Suresh Prabhu[...]

23 killed, 40 injured after 14 coaches of Utkal Express derail, ‘Driver applied sudden breaks due to repair works'

Sunday  04:30,   20 august 2017
Hindustan Times

<p>The Utkal Express, that travels from Puri in Odisha to Haridwar in Uttarakhand, derailed at around 5:40pm on Saturday.</p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was extremely pained by the derailment, while railways minister Suresh Prabhu[...]

Kiran Bedi goes incognito to find out how safe Pudducherry is for women at night

Saturday  16:51,   19 august 2017
India Today

Bedi, who was riding pillion, used her dupatta to partially cover her face to avoid being recognised. After the ride, she tweeted about it, saying she found Puducherry reasonably safe at night.Found Puducherry reasonably safe at night. But will be[...]

Kiran Bedi goes incognito to find out how safe Pudducherry is for women at night

Saturday  16:50,   19 august 2017
India Today

Bedi, who was riding pillion, used her dupatta to partially cover her face to avoid being recognised. After the ride, she tweeted about it, saying she found Puducherry reasonably safe at night.Found Puducherry reasonably safe at night. But will be[...]

Kiran Bedi goes incognito to find out how safe Pudducherry is for women at night

Saturday  16:50,   19 august 2017
India Today

Bedi, who was riding pillion, used her dupatta to partially cover her face to avoid being recognised. After the ride, she tweeted about it, saying she found Puducherry reasonably safe at night.Found Puducherry reasonably safe at night. But will be[...]

Doklam standoff: Sino-India frictions raise potential for open conflict, says Congressional Research Service report

Saturday  14:20,   19 august 2017
The Financial Express

Intensified frictions between India and China raise the potential for an open conflict and could serve as an "impetus" for further US-India strategic cooperation that could have implications for Beijing, according to a Congressional[...]

Doklam standoff: Sino-India frictions raise potential for open conflict, says Congressional Research Service report

Saturday  14:20,   19 august 2017
The Financial Express

Intensified frictions between India and China raise the potential for an open conflict and could serve as an "impetus" for further US-India strategic cooperation that could have implications for Beijing, according to a Congressional[...]

Bihar Flood: 119 dead, 98 lakh people in 16 districts affected

Saturday  13:55,   19 august 2017
The Financial Express

The toll due to the floods triggered by rains in Nepal and northern parts of the state was 72 yesterday, and 73.44 lakh people in 14 districts were hit. Saharsa and Khagaria were the latest districts to be affected during the day, Special Secretary [...]

Army to get six Apache attack helicopters at cost of Rs 4168 crore

Friday  18:45,   18 august 2017
The Indian Express

This is the first time that the Army will be able to operate attack helicopters. The army has long been demanding a fleet of attack choppers for its own use.India, in the past, had ordered 22 Apache and Chinook helicopters from Boeing in[...]

Army to get six Apache attack helicopters at cost of Rs 4168 crore

Friday  18:45,   18 august 2017
The Indian Express

This is the first time that the Army will be able to operate attack helicopters. The army has long been demanding a fleet of attack choppers for its own use.India, in the past, had ordered 22 Apache and Chinook helicopters from Boeing in[...]

Jayalalithaa Death To Be Investigated, Says Chief Minister Palaniswami

Thursday  17:05,   17 august 2017
NDTV

Jayalalithaa Death To Be Investigated, Says Chief Minister PalaniswamiThe two competing factions of Tamil Nadu's ruling party have been trying to accelerate their plans to reunite over the past few[...]