4 children killed in wall collapse
CHANDIGARH, 27 JUNE: Four children aged between seven and nine years were buried alive last
evening when a wall suddenly collapsed on them at village Chaushala in Kaithal district of Haryana. An official spokesman said Ajay, Nutun, Sachin and Bhupinder were playing near a wall which suddenly collapsed on them and they were buried under it. As the children did not return home for some time, a search began and they were found buried under the debris, he said. Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda has sought a detailed report from deputy commissioner, Kaithal, Mr Chander Shekhar, about the incident. sns
UP govt gives nod to Metro project
LUCKNOW, 27 JUNE: The Uttar Pradesh government today gave its nod to kick start the work on the first phase of Metro rail project here on the lines of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation. The decision was taken at the Cabinet meeting chaired by CM Akhilesh Yadav. pti
JD-S merges with Cong in MP
BHOPAL, 27 JUNE: The MP Congress today said the state unit of the Janata Dal (Secular) has merged with it to counter the BJP in the upcoming state Assembly elections. JD (S) state president Mr Ramayan Pratap Singh announced the merger
at Teonthar in Rewa district. sns