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Landslide kills one in Guwahati


June 25th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 25 (IANS) One woman was feared dead while another person was seriously injured as incessant rains since Sunday triggered landslides Monday in Assam's main city Guwahati.The accident occurred ... Read more...

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UGC-sponsored music lab launched in northeast


May 10th, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, May 10 (IANS) A music laboratory sponsored by the University Grants Commission (UGC) was launched Thursday in Tripura capital Agartala to boost traditional folk songs and music in the ... Read more...

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Bengal to set up rescue centres for stray jumbos


March 27th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 27 (IANS) In a bid to reduce man-elephant conflict and rehabilitate jumbos driven away from the herd, the West Bengal government is planning to set up two 'Elephant ... Read more...

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CPI-M Tripura legislator dead


March 10th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, March 10 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) legislator in Tripura Sukumar Barman died here Saturday. He was 60."Barman was admitted to the Gobinda Ballav Pant medical college and ... Read more...

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Tripura to put all ranks of officials under Lokayukta


March 2nd, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, March 2 (IANS) The Left Front government in Tripura would soon amend the necessary law to bring government employees of all levels under the Lokayukta (ombudsman) to curb corruption, ... Read more...

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Bengal forest official accuses minister of threatening him


February 25th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 25 (IANS) A top forest official has accused his department's minister of threatening him to withdraw an order he issued earlier for closure of illegal saw mills. The ... Read more...

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Australian fined for showing buttocks to Elizabeth


February 14th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) A 22-year-old man in Sydney has been fined for waving the Australian flag from between his buttocks during a visit by Queen Elizabeth to the ... Read more...

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AMRI doctor recounts fire horror, says he saved eight


December 12th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 12 (IANS) A doctor with the city's AMRI Hospital where a fire claimed 93 lives, Monday recounted the horror and said he along with three nurses saved eight ... Read more...

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Probe into north Bengal’s development under Left: Minister


September 12th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 12 (IANS) The West Bengal government will hold a comprehensive probe into the non-receipt of utilisation certificate for development projects worth Rs.48 crore in the northern part ... Read more...

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From marginal to mammoth wins, Bengal polls saw it all


May 15th, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) From a thumping victory to just making it past the post, the margins of victories in the West Bengal polls had it all.Among the 294 winning ... Read more...

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Kali temple idols vandalised in Bangladesh


April 13th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 13 (IANS) Nine idols at a 200-year-old Kali temple in Bangladesh have been vandalised by unidentified miscreants, officials said Wednesday.Four of the idols were found beheaded Tuesday night ... Read more...

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70 percent turnout in second phase of Assam elections


April 11th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Apr 11 (ANI): Brisk polling was recorded on Monday in the second and final phase of elections for 64 assembly constituencies in Assam, with a voter turnout of 70.35 per cent.The ... Read more...

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Polling underway for second phase of Assam elections


April 11th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Apr 11 (ANI): Polling for the second phase of Assembly elections in Assam for 64 of the 126 seats is going on today.The voting, which started at 7 a.m. will continue ... Read more...

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Two held with 33 kg of marijuana


March 23rd, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Two people, including a woman, were arrested with 33 kg of marijuana in the national capital, police said Wednesday."Rashmi and Utpal Barman, both from Assam, ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga may soon announce her engagement to bartender beau


January 24th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 24 (ANI): Pop star Lady Gaga may soon become engaged to her bartender boyfriend, Luc Carl.Rumors are abuzz that the on/off couple may be about to announce their engagement after ... Read more...

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Winehouse romancing British barman?


January 12th, 2011 - 4:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 12 (IANS) Amy Winehouse is reportedly dating a British barman she met during her comeback tour in Brazil.The "Back to Black" singer who split from film director Reg Traviss, ... Read more...

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Is Amy Winehouse in love with a barman?


January 11th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): It seems Amy Winehouse is in love again - she has apparently gone nuts in Brazil for a barman.The 27-year-old, who is on tour in the heart ... Read more...

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Hula hooping in the nude can help you lose lots of weight


January 1st, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): A woman in Britain has revealed how after being mistaken for actress Lisa Riley she decided to start hula hooping in the nude and ended up losing half ... Read more...

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Northeast group wants case against Binayak Sen withdrawn


December 29th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Dec 29 (IANS) A rights group from northeast India Wednesday urged the central and Chhattisgarh governments to withdraw the sedition cases against jailed human rights activist Binayak Sen at once to ... Read more...

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Actress Alex Stebbins Claims Lady Gaga Stole Her Boyfriend Luc Carl


November 9th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American actress Alex Stebbins has described Lady Gaga as the most powerful women in the world due to which she did not even bother fighting for ... Read more...

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‘Lady Gaga stole my man’ claims Luc Carl’s ex


November 9th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): An American actress has accused Lady Gaga of stealing her ex-boyfriend Luc Carl.Alex Stebbins claimed she didn't stand a chance of keeping hold of her boyfriend of a ... Read more...

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Man eaten by lions after party in South Africa


November 1st, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cape Town, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 30-year-old barman was killed early Sunday morning by three lions in a wildlife resort in South Africa. The man who was said to be drunk ... Read more...

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Man Eaten by Lions South Africa Wildlife Resort


November 1st, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According the the Sun, three lions at a South African WIldlife Resort killed and ate a barman, after he became intoxicated at a party and decided to “play” ... Read more...

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Brahmaputra crosses danger mark, Assam flood situation critical


September 14th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sep 14 (IANS) The flood situation in Assam turned critical Tuesday with the main river Brahmaputra crossing the danger level at several places, taking the total number of displaced people to ... Read more...

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Officials meet to resolve Assam, Arunachal Pradesh border row


August 28th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter Alex ToddDispur/ Charaipung (Assam), Aug 28 (ANI): A high-level meeting of officials from Assam and Arunachal Pradesh was held to resolve the tension prevailing in the Charaipung area along Assam-Arunachal ... Read more...

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Assam allows forest officials to use firearms


August 6th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The Assam government has authorized the use of firearms by forest staff to ensure better protection of its forests and wildlife, an official said Friday. "The order ... Read more...

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Indian-origin tycoon conferred honorary degree


July 23rd, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri Leicester, July 23 (IANS) Vijay Patel, a pharmaceutical tycoon and one of the richest Britons of Indian origin, was conferred an honorary degree by the De Montfort University here for ... Read more...

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Seven held for caning two naked woman


July 21st, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 21 (IANS) Seven people were arrested Wednesday for caning two naked woman and shaving their heads after a kangaroo court held them guilty of sexual misconduct in Tripura, police here ... Read more...

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Maharaja of Tripura opposes renaming Agartala airport after Tagore


July 17th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 17 (IANS) Days after the Tripura assembly passed a resolution proposing renaming of Agartala airport after Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore, a member of the Tripura royal family opposed the move ... Read more...

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Agartala airport to be renamed after Tagore


June 29th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 29 (IANS) Cutting across party lines, the Tripura assembly Tuesday passed an unanimous resolution asking the civil aviation ministry to rename the Agartala airport after Rabindranath Tagore. "As a tribute to ... Read more...

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Bars will flout religious rules to keep booze flowing during England-Germany tie


June 25th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 25 (ANI): To cash on the World Cup extravaganza in South Africa, bar owners in Bloemfontein are ready to flout religious rules and serve booze to fans during the England-Germany ... Read more...

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Tripura budget presented amid bedlam


June 11th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 11 (IANS) Proceedings in the Tripura assembly were repeatedly disrupted Friday while the budget for 2010-11 was being presented as opposition protested over the speaker's rejection of their adjournment motion ... Read more...

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Two killed in police firing in Meghalaya


May 14th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 14 (IANS) Two people were killed and several others were injured Friday in police firing at the disputed Langpih village on the Meghalaya-Assam border, a top police officer said. Meghalaya's ... Read more...

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Five killed, 4,000 houses flattened in Assam thunderstorm (Lead)


April 25th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 25 (IANS) A devastating thunderstorm in Assam has claimed five lives and injured nearly 100 people, besides flattening at least 4,000 houses, officials said Sunday. The storm lasted for about 45 ... Read more...

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Assam storm kills two, damages 1,500 homes


April 25th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 25 (IANS) A devastating thunderstorm in Assam overnight has claimed two lives and injured up to 100 people, besides damaging over 1,500 homes, officials said Sunday. "It was a real devastating ... Read more...

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