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Assam toll rises to 12, army called in (Second Lead)


July 22nd, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 22 (IANS) The death toll in the communal violence in Assam's Bodoland area rose to 12 Sunday with police recovering three more bodies. The army has been pressed ... Read more...

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Assam toll rises to 12, army called in (Lead)


July 22nd, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 22 (IANS) The death toll in the communal violence in Assam's Bodoland area rose to 12 Sunday with police recovering three more bodies. The army has been pressed ... Read more...

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Assam toll is 12, curfew continues


July 22nd, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 22 (IANS) The death toll in the communal violence in Assam rose to 12 Sunday with police recovering three more bodies.The situation remains tense in lower Assam's Kokrajhar ... Read more...

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Chaos in Colombo court after ex-army chief gets new jail term


November 19th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, Nov 18 (IANS) Sri Lanka's main court complex took almost the look of a battleground with supporters of the jailed former army commander Sarath Fonseka protesting a further three ... Read more...

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Dhumal seeks special funds to develop border areas


September 10th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Saturday sought special assistance from the central government for developing areas along the international borders.He also requested the ... Read more...

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Rosaiah removes Yadav as Andhra police chief (Lead)


October 7th, 2009 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 7 (IANS) Tightening his grip over administration, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K. Rosaiah Wednesday removed controversial police officer S.S.P. Yadav as the director general of police and appointed Girish Kumar ... Read more...

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Chidambaram reviews law and order in Assam


June 1st, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday summoned Assam Chief Secretary P.C. Sharma and the Director-General of Police G.M. Srivastava to review law and order situation ... Read more...

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Unemployed youth enrol for jobs with J-K police


January 31st, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Jan 31, (ANI): Unemployed youth attended a Jammu and Kashmir Police recruitment rally on Saturday here. The Jammu and Kashmir Police in collaboration with the State Government has decided to ... Read more...

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Around 70 percent turnout in Mizoram Assembly polls


December 2nd, 2008 - 10:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 2 (ANI): Around 70 per cent voter turnout was witnessed in the elections for the 40-member Mizoram Assembly today.Polling was held amidst tight security in the remote north-eastern ... Read more...

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Elections underway in Mizoram amidst tight security


December 2nd, 2008 - 10:52 am ICT by ANI
Aizawl (Mizoram), Dec.2 (ANI): Elections began in the remote north-eastern state of Mizoram on Tuesday morning amidst tight security. Reports from various parts of the state said that the polling process has ... Read more...

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‘Indian Army’s involvement in internal security above normal’


July 3rd, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Indian Army's involvement in the country's internal security is more than normal, army chief Gen. Deepak Kapoor said here Thursday. Notwithstanding its multi-front obligations, the Indian ... Read more...

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