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Eleven killed, over 25 missing as boat capsizes in Bihar (Lead)

September 10th, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 10 (IANS) At least 11 people, mostly children and women, drowned and over 25 people were missing after an overcrowded boat capsized in the Sone river in Bihar's ... Read more...

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Allow compensation for erosion, Gogoi asks PM

April 20th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 20 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Friday appealed to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to include erosion in the list of calamities admissible for assistance so that ... Read more...

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Congress’ committee to discuss seat sharing: Karunanidhi (Lead)

February 1st, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The Congress party will set up a committee to discuss sharing of seats for the ensuing assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, DMK president and Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu concerns will be looked into, PM tells Karunanidhi

January 31st, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has assured Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi that the central government would look into various issues raised by him like the ... Read more...

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Detailed report sought on Leh cloudburst: Chidambaram

August 16th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government has been asked for a detailed report on the Aug 6 cloudburst in Leh that has claimed at least 183 lives ... Read more...

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17 of 35 stranded in flood ravaged Patan District rescued

July 27th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Palanpur (Gujarat), July 27 (ANI): Seventeen of the 35 people marooned in the flood-hit areas of Gujarat's Patan District have been rescued.Television reports said that in the past 24 hours, three vehicles ... Read more...

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China quake toll mounts to 65,000 with 23,000 missing (Lead)

May 26th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 26 (Xinhua) The toll in the devastating May 12 earthquake in southwestern China rose to 65,000 Monday with 23,000 still untraced as security personnel and rescuers stretched to break ... Read more...

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Old applications cleared by Kerala chief minister

April 10th, 2008 - 8:53 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, April 10 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan cleared a large number of applications for assistance from the Chief Minister's Disaster Relief Fund (CMDRF) two years after they were received by ... Read more...

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