first_imgBahraich (UP): Two children drowned while taking bath in a pit full of water in Uttar Pradesh’s Bahraich district, police said Thursday. The incident took place on Wednesday when three children — Saddam (8), Raju (9) and Tabrej (10) — were taking bath and slipped into the deep water at Chaitupurwa village in Dargah Sharif area, they said. While Tabrez and Saddam drowned, Raju swimmed to safety, they added. The pit was dug by locals and was filled with water after heavy rains.last_img read more

Brock will be hosting a stop on the upcoming Pan Am /Parapan Am Games Community Tour this Tuesday, Jan. 27. The purpose of the event is to share information about the games.While this event is open to the public, it’s essentially for the “Brock Community” (students, staff, faculty who are volunteering/interested in volunteering) to get the information needed to get invovled with this event. Also, important information will be discussed about venues, events and tickets for attending the games as spectators.Event details:Location: Pond InletDate:  Tuesday Jan. 27                                                                                                                                                                                                           Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 pmCurrently the team from the Pan Am / Parapan Am Games have three departments that will attend and speak about their specialized volunteer opportunities and chat with people one-on-one. These departments are: Press Operation, Transportation and Catering, Cleaning and Waste.More information about the Community Tour can be found online, and additional details will be forthcoming. read more