Manipur: Militants attack 20 trucks, takes a driver hostage

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Suspected tribal militants have attacked and looted 20 trucks in Manipur here, abducted a driver and injured two others, police said on Saturday. The trucks were on their way from Assam to Imphal on Friday when the incident occurred on the Maku bridge. The vehicles were ambushed on the national highway as the militants opened fire. They took one of …

Farmers were committing suicide before we came to power in UP: Yogi

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Refuting allegations that farmers were enduring hardships under the BJP government, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Tuesday lashed out at political opponents saying those who had earlier exploited the ryots were now shedding crocodile tears for them. Farmers were committing suicide before we came to power in Uttar Pradesh. They were lathi charged when procuring seeds and fertilisers. Those …