#NewsInTweets: At Least 15 Killed And 25 Injured In A Bomb Blast In Peshawar

Posted on March 16, 2016 in News

By YKA Staff:

What’s the latest around the world today? Curated for you from the interwebz, here’s a quick morning fix to keep you updated. In 140 characters at that! Presenting, #NewsInTweets:

1. A blast near a civil secretariat bus in Peshawar, Pakistan, killed 15 people and injured 25.

2. Journalist Pushp Sharma, who wrote the story about the AYUSH ministry not hiring Muslim yoga teachers, was questioned by the police. The ministry has filed a case of forgery against him.

3. An internal JNU committee has said that the ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogan was raised by outsiders on campus.

4. Injured police horse Shaktiman kept in isolation after allegedly being beaten up by a BJP MLA. After a 4-hour long operation, it has been reported that the horse’s leg won’t need to be amputated.

5. Hillary Clinton wins North Carolina primary, putting more distance between herself and candidate Bernie Sanders in the race towards becoming the Democratic Party’s presidential nominee.

6. Indian security forces claim to have killed 3 out of the 10 terrorists that entered the state of Gujarat from Pakistan recently.

7. An Air India flight carrying 150 passengers suffered a tyre burst while taxiing after it landed in Mumbai. Passengers were evacuated through the emergency chute.