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Bad weather hampering efforts to clear Amarnath route


May 27th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 27 (IANS) Bad weather is hampering efforts to clear the route to the sacred Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir even as the annual Amarnath pilgrimage is ... Read more...

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Omar visits snow-hit Jammu region


January 9th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 9 (IANS) After spending three days monitoring restoration of electricity in the Kashmir Valley, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday visited the mountainous areas of Jammu ... Read more...

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Army, IAF’s relief, reconstruction efforts on in Sikkim


October 17th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Gangtok, Oct 17 (IANS) A month after a quake devastated the mountainous state of Sikkim, defence personnel are still engaged in relief and reconstruction work in the state's North district ... Read more...

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Landslides disrupt rail services in parts of northeast


June 22nd, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Silchar (Assam), June 22 (IANS) Rail services in southern Assam, Tripura, Manipur and Mizoram have been suspended for the past one week following heavy landslides, an official said Tuesday. The services may ... Read more...

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Haryana institute claims to develop Bt chickpea


December 19th, 2009 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 19 (IANS) Scientists at the Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University at Hisar Saturday claimed to have developed Bt chickenpea (gram) on the lines of Bt cotton. "This transgenic chickpea ... Read more...

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Balco chimney crash toll rises to 40, several workers trapped (Second Lead)


September 25th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 25 (IANS) The bodies of 40 workers, all badly disfigured, were recovered till evening from under the debris of a collapsed chimney at the Bharat Aluminium Company Ltd (Balco) plant ... Read more...

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Balco chimney crash toll rises to 38, several trapped (Lead)


September 25th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 25 (IANS) Rescuers had retrieved the bodies of 38 workers till Friday afternoon from the Bharat Aluminium Company Ltd (Balco) plant in Chhattisgarh and were struggling to remove the debris ... Read more...

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34 bodies retrieved, dozens still trapped under crashed Balco chimney


September 25th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 25 (IANS) Rescuers had retrieved the bodies of 34 workers till Friday noon from the Bharat Aluminium Company Ltd (Balco) plant in Chhattisgarh and were struggling to remove the debris ... Read more...

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Balco chimney crash deaths climb to 26, dozens still trapped (Fourth Lead)


September 24th, 2009 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet KumarBalco Nagar (Chhattisgarh), Sep 24 (IANS) Over 100 rescuers struggled throughout Thursday to save dozens of people suspected to be still trapped under the debris of a 100-metre ... Read more...

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Battle on to rescue workers from Chhattisgarh chimney debris (Third Lead)


September 24th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Balco Nagar (Chhattisgarh), Sep 24 (IANS) Over 100 rescuers struggled throughout Thursday to save dozens of people suspected to be still trapped under the debris of a 100-metre ... Read more...

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SASB team visits Amarnath cave to give final touches to arrangements


June 14th, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
Baltal (Jammu) June 14 (ANI):With just a day left for the commencement of this year's Shri Amarnathji Yatra from Jammu via the Baltal route, the Army stepped in to augment track clearance ... Read more...

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Work speeds up for new road to restore connectivity in Kashmir


February 22nd, 2009 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
Bani (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 22 (ANI): An age old pending demand of the people of Bani Valley in Kathua district of Jammu will finally come true, as the state government ... Read more...

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Manali-Leh Highway opens for traffic


May 4th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
Manali-Leh Highway, May 4 (ANI): The Manali-Leh Highway was opened today for vehicular traffic after a six-month long hiatus. Bringing cheer to the tribal people of Lahaul Spiti and Pangi, the Border ... Read more...

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