Saturday, June 19, 1999
|15 die in mishap
PATNA, June 18 (UNI) At least 15 persons were killed when a tractor-trailer came in the way of a speeding train at an unmanned level crossing at Dharmania near Sugauli railway station in East Champaran district in Bihar late tonight. State Director-General of Police K.A. Jacob told UNI here that the ill-fated tractor was carrying a marriage party. He said senior railway officials have reached the spot.
Pilot missing after MiG-21 crashes
ISI agent held
NEW DELHI, June 18 (PTI) Mr Mr Ashok Parthasarathi, Secretary, National Commission for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, has been elected a member of the governing board of the South Centre in Geneva. Well-known scientist and former Secretary to the Ministry of Non-Conventional Energy Sources, Mr Parthasarathi is the first Indian to be elected with a three-year term to the 10-member governing board of this prestigious international body, a South Centre release said here today.
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