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Maoists kill CRPF trooper in Bihar


September 9th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 9 (IANS) A CRPF trooper was killed and five security personnel were injured in a gun-battle with the Maoists Sunday in Bihar's Aurangabad district, police said.Police officials in ... Read more...

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Legislator beats up engineers over water issue


August 16th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Aug 16 (IANS) Two engineers were Thursday beaten by a legislator who held them responsible for wrongfully using water for a town which is not part of his ... Read more...

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Strike hits normal life in parts of Bihar


May 22nd, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 22 (IANS) Normal life was hit in Bihar's Magadh region Tuesday by a day-long strike called by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) to protest the killing of a ... Read more...

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CPI-ML strike hits Bihar (Lead)


May 10th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 10 (IANS) Life was hit in many parts of Bihar Thursday by a day-long strike the CPI-ML called to protest the killing of a village head and the ... Read more...

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Lokmat’s record news spread of a world record (With Image)


February 10th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) In what is claimed to be an unprecedented innovation by a broadsheet, an English daily recently produced a full-colour picture and story spread over 16 columns ... Read more...

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Teacher kills colleague in Maharashtra


January 27th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) A school teacher died Friday after remaining in coma for two days following a physical fight with a colleague in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district, police said.According to ... Read more...

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Villagers block road over Bihar family’s suicide


August 23rd, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 23 (IANS) Angry villagers blocked a road during the visit of Bihar's Aurangabad district magistrate and superintendent of police Tuesday to protest corruption in a housing scheme that ... Read more...

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Man kills self, family in Bihar


August 22nd, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 22 (IANS) Driven by poverty, a man set his wife and three children on fire before killing himself in Bihar's Aurangabad district early Monday, police said.The man, a ... Read more...

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Two killed in Maharashtra road accident


August 13th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Aug 13 (IANS) Two people, including a pilgrim, were killed Saturday as a mini-truck ran into pilgrims walking towards the famous Lord Vithoba temple at Pandharpur in Maharashtra's ... Read more...

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Good rainfall allays fear of drought in Bihar


August 10th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 10 (IANS) After two consecutive years of drought, thousands of farmers in Bihar are happy. Heavy rains have ended the fear of another drought year.As Bihar recorded a ... Read more...

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10 killed as bus falls in stepwell in Maharashtra


June 30th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), June 30 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and 40 injured when a bus fell into a stepwell in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district Thursday, police said."Around 50 people ... Read more...

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Maoists torch two excavators in Bihar


April 5th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 5 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas torched two excavators of a road construction company in Bihar's Aurangabad district early Tuesday, police said.The machines were set afire at Kunauda village under ... Read more...

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All keyed up for Mohali showdown (Roundup)


March 29th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) What are you doing after 2.30 p.m. tomorrow? Difficult to answer any other day but the definitive question on Tuesday as executives, factory workers, ... Read more...

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Women poisons sons, attempts suicide


February 21st, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 21 (IANS) A woman poisoned her two sons before consuming the poison herself here Monday, police said. While the two children died, she is in a critical condition.Nutan, a resident ... Read more...

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Bihar Govt. will not tolerate damage to railway property, says Nitish Kumar


January 17th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Jan 17 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said his government is concerned over the plight of farmers who were displaced due to land acquisition, but would not tolerate ... Read more...

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Farmers in Bihar demand higher compensation for land


January 15th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 15 (IANS) Hundreds of farmers clashed with the police in Bihar's Aurangabad district Saturday afternoon, demanding higher compensation for the land acquired by state-owned firm NTPC in Nabinagar, police ... Read more...

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Vice chancellors appointed for two Maharashtra varsities


December 30th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 30 (IANS) Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan Thursday appointed new vice chancellors for the Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth in Ahmednagar district and Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University in Aurangabad district, a ... Read more...

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Farmers protest power shortage in Aurangabad


December 2nd, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiAurangabad, Dec.2 (ANI): Farmers in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district protested the sudden cut in the power supply and demanded electricity supply to protect their crops from drying up, as they are ... Read more...

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40 children down with fever after taking polio drops in Aurangabad


November 22nd, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiAurangabad, Nov.22 (ANI): Around 40 children caught fever after they were administered anti-polio drops in Phulbari village in Maharashtra's Aurangabad District over the weekend.Medical staff visited the village to administer ... Read more...

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Seven killed as bomb explodes in Bihar (Second Lead)


November 21st, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 21 (IANS) At least seven people, mostly children, were killed and around half a dozen seriously injured Sunday morning when a cylinder bomb exploded at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Bihar bomb explosion (Lead)


November 21st, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 21 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and five seriously injured Sunday morning when a cylinder bomb exploded at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad district, police said.The bomb was ... Read more...

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Bomb explosion kills seven in Bihar


November 21st, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Aurangabad, Nov 21 (ANI): At least seven person were killed and twelve others injured when a bomb planted by Maoists went off at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad District on Sunday morning. ... Read more...

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Seven killed as bomb explodes in Bihar village


November 21st, 2010 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 21 (IANS) At least seven people were killed Sunday morning when a cylinder bomb exploded at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad district, police said.The bomb was recovered during the final ... Read more...

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Campaigning for final phase of Bihar assembly elections ends today


November 18th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov 18 (ANI): Campaigning for the sixth and last phase of Bihar Assembly elections comes to end this evening.Twenty-six constituencies including 18 Naxal hit spread over five districts from Magadh ... Read more...

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Aurangabad cotton farmers demand compensation for rain-damaged crops


November 11th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiAurangabad, Nov.11 (ANI): Farmers in Maharashtra's Aurangabad District demanded compensation after the incessant rainfall destroyed cotton crops in the surrounding villages.They have also demanded a safety net."We just want ... Read more...

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Bihar legislator kidnapped by Maoists


October 9th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 9 (IANS) A Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) legislator was Saturday abducted by alleged Maoists while campaigning in Bihar's Aurangabad district, police said.Mohd Nehaluddin, who represented Rafiganj in the outgoing assembly ... Read more...

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One killed, two singers hurt in Maharashtra accident


September 17th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Sep 17 (IANS) One person was killed and two popular singers, Rahul Saxena and Apoorva Gajjala, were injured in a road accident on the Jalna-Aurangabad highway in Maharashtra just before ... Read more...

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Two kids die, measles epidemic hits Maharashtra village


August 21st, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Aug 21 (IANS) Two children died of measles and 26 others have been affected by the epidemic that hit Dongaav village of Maharashtra's Aurangabad district, an official said Saturday. "Two children ... Read more...

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Malnutrition claims lives of three tribal children in Maharashtra


August 20th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Aug 20 (ANI): At least three tribal girls have died of malnourishment in a remote village of Maharashtra's Aurangabad District.Bhil tribals of the village complained that local doctors did not ... Read more...

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Khadi Tricolour business, sales increases ahead of Independence Day


August 13th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiAurangabad, Aug 13 (ANI): National flags made of indigenous Khadi cloth are in great demand ahead of Independence Day, which falls this year on Sunday.The flag is traditionally made of ... Read more...

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Five children killed Maharashtra roof collapse


June 12th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), June 12 (IANS) Five children were crushed to death and at least eight others were injured when the roof of a madrassa caved in due to heavy rains in Maharashtra's ... Read more...

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Seven die as tempo collides with container in Maharashtra


May 12th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 12 (IANS) Seven people were killed and 15 injured when the tempo they were travelling in collided with a container truck in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district, police said Wednesday. The incident took ... Read more...

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Maoists kill four BMP soldiers in Bihar


May 3rd, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Aurangabad (Bihar), May 3 (ANI): Around four Bihar Military Police (BMP) soldiers were killed and one injured, when the Maoists opened fire on a police patrol party in Bihar's Aurangabad District on ... Read more...

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Three killed during Holi in Bihar


March 1st, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 1 (IANS) At least three people were killed and 12 injured during Holi revelry in Bihar, police said Monday. Two people were killed in a village in Aurangabad district Monday while ... Read more...

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Raj Thackeray gets bail in rioting cases, hours after surrender


February 25th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Gangapur (Maharashtra), Feb 25(ANI): The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray was on Thursday released on bail, hours after surrendering before a court in Gangapur in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district in ... Read more...

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