eCharcha.Com   Support eCharcha.Com. Click on sponsor ad to shop online!

Advertise Here

Go Back   eCharcha.Com > Current Affairs > Taaza Khabar - Current news

Notices

Taaza Khabar - Current news Discuss the latest news making waves...

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old April 7th, 2017, 12:23 PM
echarcha's Avatar
echarcha echarcha is offline
Sutradhar {admin}
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: CA, USA
Posts: 44,928
echarcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond reputeecharcha has a reputation beyond repute
Thumbs down Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead



Stockholm police made an arrest Friday in connection with an attack in which a truck was driven into pedestrians on the busiest street in the center of city, leaving at least two people dead, police spokesman Lars Bystrom has told CNN. No other details were available.

At least two people were killed when a stolen truck was driven into pedestrians on the busiest street in the center of Stockholm, in what appeared to be the latest use of a vehicle as a weapon of terror in Europe.
The Swedish Security Service said a large number of people were injured in the attack, which happened just before 3 p.m. local time on Friday. People were seen fleeing the area in panic.

The beer truck was hijacked as it made a delivery nearby, according to the company that owned it. Eyewitnesses reported it being driven at speed along Drottninggatan (Queen Street) before it crashed into the front of a department store.

Security services said the driver of the truck was not in custody and a manhunt was underway. Police urged people to stay at home and avoid the city center.
Parliament and the Stockholm subway were placed in lockdown. All train services in and out of Stockholm Central Station were halted and people were evacuated, the Swedish state railway company said.

"Sweden has been attacked," Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven told reporters "Everything indicates this is a terror attack."


Lofven said the government was doing everything possible to help the security services. "We are thinking about the victims -- their families and friends -- and those who were injured," he said."

The Prime Minister was returning to the capital from the west of the country, his spokesman Erik Nises told CNN.

King Carl XVI Gustaf also announced he had cut short his state visit to Brazil to return home immediately in the aftermath of the attack.

Much more here
__________________
eCharcha.com
-Loud and Proud Desi Opinions
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old April 7th, 2017, 12:33 PM
ashdoc ashdoc is offline
senior echarchan
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 7,919
ashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond reputeashdoc has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

some swedes are blaming trump for provoking the attack !!
__________________
-----
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old April 7th, 2017, 12:33 PM
sarv_shaktimaan's Avatar
sarv_shaktimaan sarv_shaktimaan is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: satva aasmaan
Posts: 14,675
sarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond reputesarv_shaktimaan has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old April 8th, 2017, 05:51 AM
sgars's Avatar
sgars sgars is offline
2
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Mid West
Posts: 7,345
sgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

So, what is the name of the perpetrator - Suresh? Rakesh?
__________________
This is quite a game, politics. There are no permanent enemies, and no permanent friends,only permanent interests. - Some Firang
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old April 8th, 2017, 01:24 PM
Bhidubhai's Avatar
Bhidubhai Bhidubhai is offline
Senior eCharchan
 
Join Date: Feb 2017
Posts: 517
Bhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant futureBhidubhai has a brilliant future
Re: Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

Quote:
Originally Posted by sgars View Post
So, what is the name of the perpetrator - Suresh? Rakesh?
Who pan masala ad wala suresh ka bhai Ramesh.
__________________
Mangta hai kya kharcha pani
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old April 9th, 2017, 03:51 PM
sgars's Avatar
sgars sgars is offline
2
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Mid West
Posts: 7,345
sgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

Quote:
Originally Posted by sarv_shaktimaan View Post
I am not pro or anti gun control. But on this one, I could provide some ammo to for second amendment supporters.

"Should we do car control to prevent attacks?
__________________
This is quite a game, politics. There are no permanent enemies, and no permanent friends,only permanent interests. - Some Firang
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old April 12th, 2017, 01:46 AM
jeetiaf's Avatar
jeetiaf jeetiaf is offline
Always on target
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Bidar, India
Posts: 3,820
jeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond reputejeetiaf has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

Quote:
Originally Posted by sgars View Post
I am not pro or anti gun control. But on this one, I could provide some ammo to for second amendment supporters.

"Should we do car control to prevent attacks?
Isn't UK doing better than americal in law and order type situation with gun control?

jeetIAF
__________________
One isn't born one's self. One is born with mass of expectation, a mass of other people's ideas- and you have to work it all.- Sir VS Naipaul
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old April 19th, 2017, 04:28 AM
Aashika Aashika is offline
Senior eCharchan
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 1,823
Aashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond reputeAashika has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

Quote:
Originally Posted by jeetiaf View Post
Isn't UK doing better than americal in law and order type situation with gun control?

jeetIAF
UK is able to control it better because of the size of its country. Look at US and UK.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old April 19th, 2017, 04:49 AM
sgars's Avatar
sgars sgars is offline
2
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Mid West
Posts: 7,345
sgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond reputesgars has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Sweden is attacked, says PM Lofven; police say there could be several dead

^^
Missed this one. Do not know the overall scale, but one colleague got robbed of his laptop at knife point.
__________________
This is quite a game, politics. There are no permanent enemies, and no permanent friends,only permanent interests. - Some Firang
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
stockholm, sweden, terrorist attack, truck, truck attack


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
On Mumbai-Pune Expressway, Pune Rural Police shoot dead protesters who were running away chaiwaala Indian Politics 9 August 13th, 2011 01:14 PM
Sweden gets a first taste of peace! echarcha International Politics 62 May 14th, 2010 03:04 PM
Pakistan police academy attacked ! 20 Policemen Dead ! Honest Taaza Khabar - Current news 16 March 31st, 2009 07:29 AM
Idi Amin dead: Son Of A ***** Is Dead ... To Be Burried In Saudi Arabia Insaan Taaza Khabar - Current news 13 August 18th, 2003 12:11 PM
Afghanistan attacked within 48 hrs!! khanbaba Taaza Khabar - Current news 50 October 2nd, 2001 03:15 AM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:39 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Site Copyright © eCharcha.Com 2000-2012.