HOUSTON (Diya TV) – The Indian American community in Texas is reeling after burglars broke into a Hindu temple and stole the donation box. The Brazos County Sheriff’s Office said they are investigating the burglary at Shri Omkarnath Temple. The incident was captured by security cameras inside the temple. The priest and his family live in an apartment right behind the temple but were not harmed. 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi named the 21 largest unnamed islands of Andaman and Nicobar Islands after Param Vir Chakra awardees in a ceremony. Modi went on to say giving due respect to the real-life heroes of the country has always been a top priority. 

In California, seven people were killed in a mass shooting that spanned two separate scenes in Half Moon Bay according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities identified the suspect as 67-year-old  Chunli Zhao. He was taken into custody without incident after he was found in his vehicle with a semi-automatic handgun. 

Ravi Kapur contributed to this report.