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Three kids found dead in Uttar Pradesh village pond

August 17th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 17 (IANS) The bodies of three children were found in a village pond in Mahoba district, police said Friday.The children, identified as Sanjay (9), Ria (7) and Deepak ... Read more...

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Pranab dons the priest’s robe during Durga Puja

October 5th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Miriti (West Bengal), Oct 5 (IANS) Far from the 2G spectrum row and chairing meetings of G-24 countries, union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has yet again donned the ... Read more...

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2 teenagers drown in Punjab village pond

June 1st, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kharar (Punjab), June 1 (IANS) Two teenagers drowned in a village pond here late Tuesday while trying to swim, police said Wednesday.The boys were identified as Gurdeep Singh, 16, and ... Read more...

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States told to remove encroachment from village public land

January 31st, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The Supreme Court has described as illegal all orders which have facilitated grabbing of common village lands and directed state governments to prepare plans to evict illegal ... Read more...

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Gujarat tops in marine fish output

April 14th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 14 (IANS) With a 1,600 km coastline, Gujarat ranks first among the states in marine fish production and exported 1.88 lakh tonnes of marine products worth Rs.1,265 crore in fiscal ... Read more...

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Woman held for killing infant in Orissa

November 8th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 8 (IANS) A woman has been arrested for killing a 24-day old baby in Orissa's Puri district, police said Sunday. Mamata Samantray, 28, confessed that she killed the son of her ... Read more...

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Muslim families tend lotus flowers for Kerala temples

September 27th, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelThirunavaya (Kerala), Sep.27 (ANI): A group of about 30 Muslim families in Kerala's Thirunavaya Village meticulously tend lotus flowers in a pond and supply to various Hindu temples in the ... Read more...

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India’s finance minister is now a priest

September 26th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Kirnahar (West Bengal), Sep 26 (IANS) Away from laying down national policies on tackling the slowdown and ensuring inclusive growth, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is now busy being the priest for ... Read more...

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Alleged killers lynched in Orissa village

August 7th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 7 (IANS) Two men were lynched by a mob in Orissa's Cuttack district for allegedly killing a minor boy, police said Friday. According to police, Susanta Swain, 26, and Silua ... Read more...

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Four nomads lynched in Bihar

August 7th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 7 (IANS) Four members of a nomadic tribe were lynched Thursday evening in Bihar's Kaimur district on the suspicion that they were involved in a theft in the area, police ... Read more...

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Snakes don”t scare residents in seven villages of West Bengal

September 18th, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajitha MenonBurdwan (West Bengal), Sep.18 (ANI): Believe it or not, seven villages in Bhatar Block of Burdwan District in West Bengal have lived with dreaded snakes for over five centuries. ... Read more...

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Freak tornado sucks up village pond’s water into air

July 20th, 2008 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, July 20 (IANS) A freak tornado sucked up a pond's water into atmosphere, uprooted trees and razed crops in Uttar Pradesh's Mainpuri district Saturday afternoon, according to officials here. The incident ... Read more...

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Jharkhands Koka festival

May 15th, 2008 - 9:55 pm ICT by admin
By Girija Shankar Ojha Tamar (Ranchi), May 15 (ANI): People in Jharkhands Tamar Village, 75 kilometers from Ranchi, the State capital recently celebrated their favourite Koka festival that is devoted to Lord ... Read more...

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