Saturday, Feb 24 2018 | Time 23:41 Hrs(IST)
image
image image
  • 3rd T20I: India hands 173-run target to South Africa
  • Milestone: 46,000 women empowered by Brahma Kuamri
  • Islamic State claims responsibility for Yemen attacks-agency
  • Three including Nigerian held with 2 5 kg heroin worth 10 crore in Delhi
  • CMA professionals involved in Cost audit should give early warnings in such PNB scams : ICAI
  • Rahul Mahajan is new Editor-in-Chief of RSTV
  • 3rd T20I: South Africa opts to bowl against India
  • 3rd T20I: South Africa opts to bowl against India
  • Milestone: 64,000 women empowered by Brahma Kuamri
  • Dozens killed or wounded in south Yemen suicide attacks-witnesses
  • Traffic suspended on Srinagar-Jammu highway due to landslides
  • BJP will form Govt in Tripura, Nagaland; hopeful for positive result in Meghalaya: Kiren Rijiju
  • Heavy seepage from right bank canal Bhatsa dam in Thane
  • Mah Govt undertakes Rs 1 36 lakh cr road development programme in cooperation with Centre: Patil
  • China demands US stops unilateral sanctions over North Korea
States Share

One held with 17 rare species of turtles on Nepal border

Siddharthanagar, Nov 12 (UNI) In a joint operation by Uttar Pradesh Police and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), an alleged wildlife smuggler was arrested on the Indo-Nepalese border here on Saturday night.

The man, identified as Ram Milan, was attempting to smuggle out 17 turtles which are on the list of endangered species, police sources said here on Sunday.

Among the turtles recovered from Milan’s possession were one 20-nailed black turtle, two red and 14 brown turtles, which are said to be rare species and for which there is great demand in Nepal.

The arrested man was charged with violation of the Wildlife Act and the seized turtles were handed over to the Forest Department.

UNI XC RS SV SB 1203
More News
Narendra Modi is my favourite entrepreneur: Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

Narendra Modi is my favourite entrepreneur: Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

24 Feb 2018 | 10:56 PM

Kolkata, Feb 24 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi discussed ways to create economic opportunities for a new generation of micro-entrepreneurs and help India become a $5 trillion economy by 2025.

 Sharesee more..

Charred body of youth found

24 Feb 2018 | 10:53 PM

Kakinada, Feb 24 (UNI) The charred body of a youth was found in the municipal garbage dumping yard in Ramanaiahpet area, on the city outskirts here on Saturday.

 Sharesee more..

Suspicious elements pelt stones at Sunjuwan Army unit in Jammu

24 Feb 2018 | 10:26 PM

Jammu, Feb 24 (UNI) Days after terrorists attacked Sunjuwan based Army unit here in which three terrorists were killed, six Army personnel attained martyrdom, a civilian was killed and 10 persons got injured, a group of unidentified miscreants pelted stones at the unit’s gate early on Friday morning, police sources said here on Saturday.

 Sharesee more..

66,858 Griha Aadhaar beneficiaries given cash benefits through Aadhaar Payment Bridge (APB) till Jan 31, 2018: Economic Survey

24 Feb 2018 | 10:25 PM

Panaji, Feb 24 (UNI) As many as 66,858 out of 1,51,059 Griha Aadhaar beneficiaries were given cash benefits through Aadhaar Payment Bridge (APB) till January 31, 2018, in Goa, according to Economic Survey tabled in the state assembly recently.

 Sharesee more..

ECI to hold Biennial election to the Council of States for Telangana

24 Feb 2018 | 10:25 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 24 (UNI) The Election Commission of India (ECI) has decided to hold Biennial Election to the Council of States 2018 for the State of Telangana.

 Sharesee more..
image