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Pakistan Border Action Team member had carried headband camera, dagger to mutilate Indian jawans, record terror attack

Pakistan Border Action Team member had carried headband camera, dagger to mutilate Indian jawans, record terror attack

A team of Pakistani special forces had on June 22 sneaked 600 metres across the LoC, killing two Indian soldiers while losing one of their men in retaliatory action.

Jun 24, 2017, 10:18 AM IST
Beheading of soldiers: India has 'sufficient evidence' to show Pak Army's hand; Arun Jaitley says Pakistan's denial not credible

Beheading of soldiers: India has 'sufficient evidence' to show Pak Army's hand; Arun Jaitley says Pakistan's denial not credible

India said on Wednesday that it had "sufficient evidence" that the two Indian soldiers were mutilated by Pakistan Army regulars.

May 03, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
Beheading of soldiers: India warns Pakistan of 'unequivocal response'; Pak rejects charge

Beheading of soldiers: India warns Pakistan of 'unequivocal response'; Pak rejects charge

India on Tuesday warned Pakistan of an "unequivocal response" to the beheading of its two soldiers on the Indian side of the Line of Control, a charge rejected by Islamabad which sought "actionable evidence" from New Delhi to back its claim.

May 02, 2017, 23:28 PM IST
What about your 'ten Pakistani heads in return' promise? Lance Naik Hemraj's mother asks Centre

What about your 'ten Pakistani heads in return' promise? Lance Naik Hemraj's mother asks Centre

The mother of Lance Naik Hemraj, who was also beheaded by the Pakistan's Border Action Team (BAT) along the Line of Control (LoC) in 2013, has called on the Centre to step up and retaliate.

May 02, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Killing, mutilation of soldiers by Pakistan unacceptable: Congress

Condemning the deaths of Indian soldiers in unprovoked firing by Pakistan and the mutilation of their bodies, the Congress on Monday said "unacceptable" actions like these won't help Pakistan in improving its internal situation.

May 01, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Mutilation of bodies of Indian soldiers by Pak is barbaric, armed forces will react appropriately: Arun Jaitley

Mutilation of bodies of Indian soldiers by Pak is barbaric, armed forces will react appropriately: Arun Jaitley

Under the cover of heavy mortar fire, a Pakistani special forces team sneaked 250 metres across the LoC into the Poonch sector and beheaded two Indian security personnel.

May 01, 2017, 18:59 PM IST

Trump's proposed border tax to hit domestic pharma companies: Report

The domestic pharma companies are likely to be impacted and may see a rough road ahead in the US if the Trump administration decides to implement the proposed border adjustment tax (BAT), says a report.

Mar 17, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
Combating obesity: This drug produces 'brown fat' that burns calories

Combating obesity: This drug produces 'brown fat' that burns calories

Researchers found that mice treated mice with a drug called bexarotene (Bex) had more "brown fat, faster metabolisms and less body weight gain, even after being fed a high-calorie diet".

 

Jan 18, 2017, 16:50 PM IST
New nectar-feeding bat species found in Brazil

New nectar-feeding bat species found in Brazil

 A new species of nectar-feeding bat that had been misidentified for more than a century has been discovered in Brazil, new research shows.

Jul 23, 2015, 12:44 PM IST
Bacteria grown on bats to help fight deadly fungus

Bacteria grown on bats to help fight deadly fungus

A particular bacteria growing naturally on the skin of some bats may help fighting white-nose syndrome, a deadly fungus that continues to cripple bat populations.

Apr 11, 2015, 13:23 PM IST
Bats avoid collisions by following set of 'traffic rules' while trawling for food

Bats avoid collisions by following set of 'traffic rules' while trawling for food

A new study has revealed that bats avoid collisions by following certain set of "traffic rules" laid down by them while trawling for food at high speed.

Mar 27, 2015, 13:57 PM IST
Ian Chappell supports ICC's crackdown on bat  size

Ian Chappell supports ICC's crackdown on bat size

 Former Australia captain Ian Chappell today supported the ICC's proposed crackdown on the size of bats after the upcoming cricket World Cup, saying that the increase in the thickness of the willow put the bowlers and umpires under the risk of suffering injuries.

Feb 08, 2015, 18:09 PM IST

Bradman`s `debut` Test bat expected to fetch 145000 dollars in auction

The cricket bat used by Australian legend Sir Donald Bradman while beginning his Test career has reportedly been put up for auction and is expected to fetch up to 145000 Australian dollars.

May 13, 2014, 10:22 AM IST

Soon, bat-inspired flying robots

Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, are planning to develop small flying vehicles with flapping wings inspired by wing motions of a bat.

Feb 19, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

Wyoming’s bat may be listed as endangered species

Of all the 15 bat species that live in Wyoming, one could be listed as endangered due to the threats it faces outside of the state.

Oct 28, 2013, 19:43 PM IST

How Indian soldiers were ambushed along LoC on August 6

A preliminary probe into the killing of five Indian soldiers along the LoC earlier this month has revealed that the attack was well-planned.

Aug 23, 2013, 00:05 AM IST

Junaid Khan with ball is like Virat Kohli with bat, says Bhogle

Prominent Indian cricket analyst Harsha Bhogle has said that Pakistani left-arm bowler Junaid Khan had bowled like Indian batting star Virat Kohli performance with his bat.

Jun 20, 2013, 15:06 PM IST

Ambani appointed Chair of India Advisory Council of BAT

Prince Charles made the announcement at Windsor Castle on Monday at a gathering to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the British Asian Trust, a charity founded in 2007 by British Asian business leaders.

Feb 11, 2013, 22:31 PM IST

`Citizen scientists` to record Europe`s bat population

A website that is a collaboration of many institutes working for the conservation of bats is calling on "citizen scientists" to help researchers monitor and record the population of bats in Europe.

Oct 04, 2012, 11:07 AM IST

Youth convicted for hitting boy let off on probation

A youth held guilty of causing death of a boy by hitting him with a cricket bat in a "sudden quarrel" has been let off on probation.

Sep 27, 2012, 14:16 PM IST