#NewsInTweets: ‘PAVA’ Or Chili-Filled Shells To Replace Pellet Guns In Kashmir

Posted on August 26, 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.PAVA shells or chili-based ammunition to replace pellet guns in Kashmir. These are non-lethal and immobilise the target temporarily.

2.WhatsApp to share users’ numbers with parent company Facebook.

3.Woman’s body tied to bamboo poles and carried due to lack of ambulance in Balasore district, Odisha.

4.2 killed, 3 missing in Rampur, Shimla, after a cloudburst.

5. Bombay HC to decide on entry of women in Haji Ali today.

6. IIT Bombay blacklists 9 firms that revoked placements for its students.

7. Olympian Piotr Malachowski to sell silver medal to help a 3-year-old with Cancer.

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