A bus collided head-on with a truck in southern India state of Tamil Nadu on Thursday, killing at least 20 people and injuring 23 others, police said. Twelve victims who were travelling on the ill-fated state-owned luxury have been identified, said a Kerala police official.
The plane was coming in from Dubai and it overshot the runway as it landed. "Several passengers are injured," an Air India spokesman said.
Consequently, Vijayan will not unfurl the tricolour at the main Independence Day function on Saturday, with Devasom Minister Kadakampally Surendran stepping in for him, in the ceremony, which will last only 10 minutes.
One flight each from Dubai, Muscat and Jeddah are expected late at night on schedule. Flights bound for Jeddah and Sharjah left for their destinations during the day.
Youth wings of opposition parties in Kerala intensified their stir against alleged job scam after a 28-year-old applicant hanged himself after losing all hope.