Youth Congress workers staged protest in Kerala's Kozhikode demanding the resignation of State Higher Education Minister KT Jaleel. Police used tear gas to disperse Youth Congress protestors. Several protests have been held against the minister over his alleged involvement in gold smuggling case.
Workers of Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) on September 08 held a protest march over killing of one of their workers hacked to death in Kannur district. They raised voice against law and order situation of the state. The deceased was a native of Kannavam in Kannur.
A man and his car were swept away by flash flood in Uttar Pradesh. The scary incident took place in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura. According to locals, the man is a police inspector and had come to drop a girl. The locals' initial attempt at rescuing the man didn't help. Later, the man was seen coming out of the floodwater from the other side. However, the man's car was washed away by the flash flood. Mathura has been reeling under heavy floods due to incessant rains. On Friday, the MeT dept said UP's eastern region witnessed lightning and thunderstorm. Light rains occurred in several other parts of the state.
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A man, who according to locals is an inspector, was swept away by flash flood with his car in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura. Locals' first attempt at rescuing him didn't work and the man was washed away with his car. However, later he was seen coming out of the floodwater from the other side but the car was washed away by the flash flood. The city is reeling under flood like situation due to incessant rains.
A 70-yr-old woman from Kerala has dedicated her life to end homelessness and suffering of stray dogs. Rukminiamma has built a safe haven for stray dogs near her roadside house. Rukminiamma lives in a small house in Kodimatha Kottayam with her daughter who works at a petrol pump. Most of the stray canines Rukminiamma shelters are injured and handicapped. On multiple occasions, she woke up to dogs being dropped at her doorstep. Rukminiamma and her daughter run on a limited income but her love for dogs is unmatched. As author Orhan Pamuk says in his book My name is Red, "Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen."
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A 70-year-old poor lady pets more than 60 dogs in Kerala's Kottayam irrespective of her low income. Rukminiamma lives near Kodimatha Kottayam on road side in a small house. Her daughter works at a petrol pump, and with the little income they manage the living of both dogs and themselves. She brought these dogs from the street, and they mainly include injured and handicapped. Multiple times, she woke up to dogs dropped by people at her doorstep.
Mortal remains of Naib Subedar Rajwinder Singh were brought to his native place in Punjab's Tarn Taran on August 31. He lost his life in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowshera..