A 25-year-old woman was killed in celebratory firing during a wedding in Punjab's Bathinda on Saturday evening, the police said. Kulwinder Kaur, who was pregnant, was shot in the stomach while performing on stage. She died on the spot.
A large herd of wild elephants have strayed away from West Bengal and unleashed widespread panic and fear in several villages of Rasogovindpur and Betanati block in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district, forest officials said.
Rajya Sabha MP and Vice Chairman of NDA in Kerala Rajeev Chandrasekar on Wednesday said successive governments in the state have ignored the legacy and valour of 18th century king Pazhassi Raja, who was one of the earliest to fight against the British.
Unidentified persons allegedly decamped with ornaments and cash worth over Rs 3 lakh from the bungalow of a Shiv Sena leader in Thane while she along with her family was off to Aurangabad for campaigning for the local body polls, police said.