first_imgThree persons were on Saturday injured when Army personnel allegedly opened fire at a group of stone-pelting youths in Bandipora district of Kashmir, police said.A group of youths pelted stones on Army vehicles which were passing through S.K. Bala locality in Symbol area of Bandipora this morning, a police official said.He said the Army personnel allegedly opened fire to disperse the mob, resulting in injuries to three persons. The injured have been referred to a hospital here for treatment, he added.A similar incident took place at Harnag in Anantnag district but there were no casualties in the alleged Army firing there, the official said.last_img read more


first_imgTwice champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open after failing to recover fully from shoulder surgery, the former world number one said on Wednesday.”Withdrawing from the French Open today. Sometimes the right decisions aren’t always the easiest ones,” the Russian wrote on Instagram.The 32-year-old, who has won five Grand Slam titles, has not played since the end of January and underwent shoulder surgery at the end of February. The French Open starts in Paris on May 26.”In better news, I have returned to the practice court, and slowly building the strength back in my shoulder,” she added.Also Read | Italian Open: Alexander Zverev crashes out, Kyrgios downs MedvedevAlso See:last_img read more