Daily Archives: February 27, 2019

Bus-Train services to Pakistan to continue till govt orders


The Delhi-Lahore bus service is running as usual, an official said Wednesday. “The service is continuing. Even today, 10 persons boarded the Lahore-bound bus,” Manoj Kumar, the managing director of the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC), told PTI. In the aftermath of the Pulwama attack, the bus service was affected and the number of passengers using it had gone down. The ...

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Srinagar, Jammu, Leh airports closed for civilian air traffic


Srinagar, Jammu and Leh airports were Wednesday closed for civilian air traffic shortly after an IAF jet crashed in Budgam district and amid escalation of cross-Line of Control shelling between armies of India and Pakistan. “The civilian air traffic has been suspended temporarily in view of the emergency,” an official of the Airport Authority of India told PTI. While the ...

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IAF aircraft crashes in Kashmir


An IAF aircraft crashed on Wednesday in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, killing two people, officials said. Officials in Srinagar described the downed aircraft as a jet, which crashed in an open field near Garend Kalaan village in Budgam at 10.05 am. Other officials in New Delhi said it was an Mi-17 helicopter. The conflicting reports could not be ...

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Tanakpur to get express train today


DAINIK NATION BUREAU After a long wait, the Tanakpur people will get access to an enhancement in the railway services from February 27. An express train will now operate seven days a week here, said the North Eastern Railway public relations officer Rajendra Singh. Singh informed that under the Izzatnagar division of North Eastern Railway, train number 14369/14370 Bareilly-Singrauli-Bareilly (three ...

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