Over 130 people onboard a Delta Airlines flight had a lucky escape when the planes's windshields and nose cone got severely damaged midair as hail pelted the Airbus as it flew through a powerful thunderstorm, forcing the pilots to make an emergency landing.
Civil society activists hailed the agreement between government and Anna Hazare for holding his fast at Ramlila Maidan and demanded that the Jan Lokpal Bill at least be brought to Parliament which could take a call on it.
Political parties and both factions of Hurriyat Conference hailed the decision of J&K government of revocation of the Dogra
certificate with the opposition PDP saying the move "exposed"
the state government`s "callous approach".
Bollywood has raised a resounding cheer for social activist Anna Hazare`s victory in the fight against corruption, saying his fast-unto-death to push for a stringent Lokpal Bill heralds the beginning of a new era.