#NewsInTweets: 2 Journalists Shot Dead In Bihar And Jharkhand Within 24 Hours

Posted on May 14, 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. Two journalists shot dead in Bihar and Jharkhand. Bureau chief of the Hindi daily Hindustan, Rajdev Ranjan and 35-year-old Akhilesh Pratap Singh who worked for a local news channel were gunned down in Bihar and Jharkhand respectively.

Two detained for the murder of Rajdev Ranjan In Bihar so far.

2. Students Gang ‘Bihar Tiger Force’ allegedly stabs two medical aspirants in Kota; killing one and critically injuring the other in full public view.

3. One RPF Jawan shot dead in Buxar train by unidentified assailants. Another remains critically injured.

4. Heart transferred from Pune To Mumbai to save 14-year-old, in just 95 minutes by road.

5. Born in 1899, world’s oldest person Susannah Mushatt Jones dies at 116 in New York.

6. Volunteer-led initiative SaveTheMap draft template response to Geospatial Bill. The Geospatial Information regulatory Bill that was passed by the Monistry of Home Affairs has been the center of much debate since it was announced on May 4th.

7. Bangalore daycare owner arrested for allegedly molesting 3-year-old. JJ Nagar police has arrested the 45-year-old Chain Roop.