Landslide kills three in Meghalaya

July 26th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 26 (IANS) Three people, including two women, were killed after their hill top house collapsed following a landslide in Meghalaya's Ri-Bhoi district Thursday, police said.The accident took place ... Read more...

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100 injured as passenger train bombed in Assam (Third Lead)

July 11th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 10 (IANS) At least 100 people were injured, 20 of them critically, when a powerful bomb ripped apart a passenger train late Sunday in India's restive northeastern state ... Read more...

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NDFB kills again, 24 dead in Assam serial attacks

November 10th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 10 (IANS) Tribal separatists gunned down a woman and injured three people in Assam Wednesday, continuing their attacks on Hindi speakers and minorities for the third straight day and taking ... Read more...

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10 dengue cases in Assam

September 15th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sep 15 (IANS) At least ten people were down with dengue in Assam with health authorities fearing an outbreak of the mosquito-borne disease in the region, officials Wednesday said. An Assam health ... Read more...

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Supreme Court needed 7 more judges till March 31

April 26th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court was short of seven judges and there were 251 vacancies in high courts across India till March 31, the Lok Sabha was informed Monday. ... Read more...

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Delhi unit of IPTA turns fifty

December 29th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) It's been fifty years since it was born -- and despite stiff competition from the National School of Drama, independent companies of contemporary theatre, television and cinema ... Read more...

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Strong earthquake shakes parts of Asia

September 21st, 2009 - 7:41 pm ICT by BNO News
THIMPHU, Bhutan (BNO NEWS) – A strong earthquake struck the Kingdom of Bhutan on Monday afternoon and was also felt in parts of India, Tibet and Bangladesh. At least several people ... Read more...

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George Fernandes was a pioneer economy traveller

September 14th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Recollections of a communicator George Fernandes was a pioneer economy travellerNew Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): Much has been written during the last one week about the directions by the Government of ... Read more...

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