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Three St Stephen's Delhi students drown in Kerala river

Three St Stephen's Delhi students drown in Kerala river

The bodies were recovered and kept at the Taluk hospital at Perumbavoor. Around 5.30pm on Friday, Chandra, Patel and Jose ventured into the river from an unfenced point, strictly off-limits to tourists. Maria Benny, the daughter of the resort owner jumped into the waters after her father in a desperate effort to save him nearly drowned but was luckily pulled out from the water by the locals.


Joe Smith Jr. stops 51-year-old Bernard Hopkins in 8th round

Joe Smith Jr. stops 51-year-old Bernard Hopkins in 8th round

While one retirement fight got its storybook ending this weekend, the other most certainly did not. After getting wobbled in the first, Hopkins was holding his own through the first seven rounds of the bout, landing some significant shots on the much younger Smith, including this nice flurry.



China Restricts Cars, Factories Amid Latest Smog Alert

Environmental authorities issued a red alert that started on Friday night and will run until Wednesday after warning of a smog build-up across China's north. The national environmental watchdog was sending more than a dozen inspection teams to check that factories and heavy manufacturing plants were complying with the crackdown, it said.


Indonesian Military Plane Crashes in Papua, Killing All 13

Indonesian Military Plane Crashes in Papua, Killing All 13

The flight had left Timika at 05:35 (20:35 GMT Saturday) and was expected to land in Wamena at 06:13. Before the wreckage was found, the plane lost contact with air traffic control at 6:09 a.m. But the worst incident in recent times was in June 2015, when an air force Hercules C-130 plane crashed into a residential neighbourhood in the city of Medan, killing 142 people and causing widespread destruction.