Olympic fencing champion China's flag bearer at Asiad
Olympic fencing champion China's flag bearer at Asiad

Chinese fencer Lei Sheng, who won the men's foil gold at the 2012 London Olympics, will carry the country's national flag at the 17th Asian Games opening ceremony here Friday.

Ill designs of anti-peace elements will be foiled in J&K: DGP

Underscoring the importance of armed
police in dealing with emergencies and maintaining law and order in Jammu and Kashmir, Director General of Police Kuldeep Khoda said that "ill designs of anti-peace elements" will be foiled.

Police foil jail break attempt in Hubli

Violence on Friday erupted in a
sub-jail here as inmates clashed with security personnel
and made a vain bid to escape, leaving 27 prisoners and 24
police personnel injured.

Kidnap attempt of four year old pilgrim foiled in Sabrimala

In a first of its kind incident
here, 4-year-old pilgrim, who was on his way to the famous
Ayyappa shrine here, was pulled away from his father by a
stranger who tried to escape with the child.

Police foils Hizb militants plan to kill 5 Gujjars in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir police Tuesday claimed to have foiled a plan of Hizbul Mujahideen militants to kill five Gujjars in Reasi district following the killing of a top self-styled commander of the outfit.

Terror plot foiled in J-K; Huge cache of ammunition seized

Security forces on Tuesday claimed to have thwarted a militant plot to carry out terror strikes in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of the Independence Day by recovering a huge quantity of arms and ammunition from a village.

Hijacking of plane from Caucasus foiled in Moscow: Reports

Russian special forces on Thursday
foiled the attempted hijacking of a plane coming from the
Caucasus at Moscow`s Domodedovo airport, Russian news agencies
quoted an airport official as saying.

Plan to disrupt Amarnath yatra foiled, arms cache recovered

Army on Friday foiled militants` plan to
target the ongoing Amarnath yatra by recovering a large
quantity of arms and ammunition near Jammu-Srinagar highway in
Banihal area of Ramban district.

Iran foiled `bombing` plot on vote anniversary: Minister

Iran has arrested several people
linked to an outlawed opposition group over plans to carry out
bombings on the anniversary this week of last year`s disputed
election, Iran`s intelligence minister said on Tuesday.

Russia foils 10 terror attacks; detains 170 militants

Russia on Tuesday said that it has
arrested 170 insurgents so far this year after foiling 10
terror attacks, weeks after over 50 people were killed in
back-to-back suicide bombings in the country.