SAN FRANCISCO (Diya TV) —  Indian Police say a brief exchange of fire took place between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, leading police to cordon off the area.

Indian officials says operations against the terrorists are still ongoing.

Jagmeet Singh, leader of Canada’s New Democratic Party, won a critical by-election and a seat in parliament. He is the first nonwhite leader of a major party in Canada and will now get the chance to take on Justin Trudeau in October’s prime minister race.

New Indian Ambassador to the US, Harsh Shringla is in Silicon Valley this week. His itinerary includes stops at the Bay Area Council, UC Berkeley, Stanford University & the US India Strategic Partnership Forum.

Bakersfield has been rocked by the death of a newborn, apparently at the hands of his grandmother. Beant Kaur Dhillon is charged with drowning her grandson, the child of her 15-year-old daughter, to prevent family shame.

Ravi Kapur & Alejandro Quintana contributed to this report.