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Heavy rains spark fresh flood fears in Bihar


September 25th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 25 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has asked all district authorities to be on high alert after heavy rains across the state Sunday sparked fears of flood ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Flood situation remains grim in Bihar


September 13th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 13 (IANS) The flood situation in Bihar continued to be grim Tuesday and the state government sounded a fresh alert, asking people to shift to safe places, after ... Read more...

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Flood alert in nine districts in Bihar


September 11th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 11 (IANS) The Bihar government has sounded a flood alert in nine districts following a rise in the levels of the Ganges and Sone rivers, officials said Sunday.A ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Floods displace thousands in Orissa


September 10th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 9 (IANS) Floods triggered by a huge discharge of water from the Hirakud dam have displaced about 3,800 people and damaged at least 8,000 houses in 14 of ... Read more...

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Goa on terror radar, says outgoing governor


September 6th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 6 (IANS) Goa is "one of the most vulnerable places on the radar of terrorism", the state's Governor S.S. Sidhu said in his farewell address.The address, which was ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hathaway, Gyllenhaal talked about their sex lives to portray lustful couple


December 31st, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): Anne Hathaway and Jake Gyllenhaal discussed their own bedroom experiences to perfect their saucy clinches in 'Love And Other Drugs'.The film is about a Viagra salesman and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Security up in Hyderabad ahead of Telangana report


December 25th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 25 (IANS) Central paramilitary forces began arriving in Andhra Pradesh to tackle possible protests as the Srikrishna committee prepares to submit its report to the central government by Dec ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hyderabad tightens security for Ganesh immersions


September 21st, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) Over 30,000 policemen were deployed and the military asked to stand by as massive security arrangements have been made for Ganesh idols immersion processions here Wednesday. A thick security ... Read more...

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Punjab, Haryana calm after Dera violence (Lead)


February 28th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 28 (IANS) Violence-hit parts of Punjab and Haryana were returning to normalcy Sunday, a day after supporters of the controversial Dera Sacha Sauda sect went on a rampage to protest ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh more alert to terror than centre: Mayawati


February 15th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 15 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Monday said that her government was more alert against terror strikes than the central government. "Despite repeated terrorist strikes in different parts of ... Read more...

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Security beefed up across West Bengal ahead of Republic Day


January 25th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 25 (IANS) Security has been beefed up across West Bengal on the eve of the Republic Day. Patrolling has been increased at railway stations, shopping malls and other public places, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Red Alert declared in Jammu and Kashmir region


January 24th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Jan.24 (ANI): Following a rise in incidents of infiltration attempts from Pakistan side into India, instances of border fences being cut and intelligence inputs of a possible terror attack on the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Red Alert declared for Jammu and Kashmir region


January 24th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Jan.24 (ANI): Following a rise in incidents of infiltration attempts from Pakistan side into India, instances of border fences being cut and intelligence inputs of a possible terror attack on the ... Read more...

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Pakistani firing into India for over an hour (Lead)


January 19th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 19 (IANS) Pakistani troops fired for over an hour at an Indian border post in the Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district Monday night, an army officer in Jammu said. ... Read more...

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Pakistani troops fire into India for over an hour


January 19th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 19 (IANS) Pakistani troops fired at an Indian border post in the Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district for over an hour Monday night, an army officer said here. There ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Gurgaon mall owners told to beef security arrangements


November 10th, 2009 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Nov 9 (IANS) Gurgaon police Monday directed all mall owners in the city to strengthen security arrangements following the discovery of security lapses during a mock exercise. The malls have to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Look to the past in order to mitigate worst effects of climate change


May 28th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have suggested that people today and in future generations should look to the past in order to mitigate the worst effects of climate ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Post 26/11, security is the new mantra of Mumbai


January 26th, 2009 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) Exactly two months after terrorists struck iconic targets in Mumbai killing over 170 people, a tight security regimen has come into being in the city to ensure that ... Read more...

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Chandigarh police taking no chances for R-Day function


January 22nd, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) Indicating "general threats" to the Republic Day celebrations here, the police Thursday said elaborate security arrangements were being made ahead of the Jan 26 function in the ... Read more...

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Security stepped up across West Bengal for Republic Day


January 20th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 20 (IANS) Republic Day is five days away and security has already been stepped up across West Bengal, said the police."There was already high security across the state after the ... Read more...

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AIMF president terms Mumbai terror attacks as cowardice act of anti-Islamic persons


November 27th, 2008 - 11:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): All India Minorities Front National President S.M. Asif on Thursday termed the Mumbai terror attacks as a cowardice act of anti-Islamic persons because there is no ... Read more...

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West Bengal on alert after Delhi blast


September 27th, 2008 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 27 (IANS) Security was tightened in West Bengal after a blast again hit the national capital Saturday, killing a teenager and injuring 17 people, said the police."Security at crowded places, ... Read more...

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Security beefed up in Tripura as militants boycott Independence Day


August 14th, 2008 - 11:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, August 14 (ANI): Security has been beefed up in the state as different banned militant organizations of the region have called a boycott of the Independence Day celebrations ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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