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Rain, cloudburst killed 26 in Himachal


August 30th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 30 (IANS) At least 26 people have died in heavy rains and cloudbursts in Himachal Pradesh triggered by the southwest monsoon, which reached the state July 5, ... Read more...

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Jammu institute develops breast cancer drug


January 18th, 2012 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 17 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (IIIM), Jammu, has developed a drug for the treatment of hypertension and breast cancer, an official said.The drug 'Risorine' is ... Read more...

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14 killed in Andhra rains, standing crops damaged


December 8th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 8 (IANS) Heavy rains in Andhra Pradesh in the past two days have claimed 14 lives and damaged crops over 3.7 lakh hectares, causing great misery to farmers ... Read more...

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Andhra faces cyclone threat, 20 killed in rains (Second Lead)


November 2nd, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 2 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh is facing the threat of a cyclonic storm while heavy rains in the coastal region have claimed 20 lives and damaged crops in over 100,000 hectares, ... Read more...

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Andhra faces cyclone threat, 16 killed in rains (Lead)


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 2 (IANS) The threat of a cyclonic storm looms large over Andhra Pradesh while heavy rains in the coastal region have claimed 16 lives and damaged crops in over 100,000 ... Read more...

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10 killed, thousands displaced in northeast floods


September 12th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati/Itanagar, Sep 12 (IANS) Ten people were killed and about 300,000 displaced in flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in the northeastern states of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, officials said ... Read more...

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Missing fishing boat found after 40 days with six bodies


December 20th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 20 (IANS) A boat, missing for nearly 40 days since the Nov 11/12 Cyclone Phyan, was found Sunday with six bodies of fishermen near Ratnagiri, around 250 km south of ... Read more...

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Food festival held in remote Himachal valley


May 10th, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by admin
Shimla, May 10 (IANS) The first ever two-day food festival that ended Saturday in Himachal Pradesh's scenic Sangla valley bordering Tibet attracted hundreds of tribals and tourists. The event was organised by ... Read more...

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