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  • Preparations are on for the Centenary Celebration of premier literary body of Assam

    By Mayukh Goswami (PNI) Mangaldai : Mangaldai Sahitya Sabha  , one of the premier  wing of  Asom Sahitya Sabha which was formed in 1918 and successfully organized the fifteenth  central meet  of Asom Sahitya Sabha at Mangaldai in 1934 is going to celebrate its centenary function  at Mangaldai in a befitting manner  on December 21,22 […]

    Cyclonic storm PHETHAI to hit Andhra coast tomorrow

    The Cyclonic storm ‘PHETHAI over southwest Bay of Bengal moved further north-northwestwards. It is located 510 km southeast of Chennai and 670 km south-southeast of Machilipatnam in Andhra Pradesh. It is very likely to intensify further into a Severe Cyclonic Storm during next 24 hours. It is very likely to move north-northwestwards and cross Andhra […]

    Chhattisgarh: Three security personnel injured in IED blast in Bastar

    Three security personnel, including an Assistant Sub-Inspector, were injured in an IED blast triggered by the Maoists in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh today. The incident took place when a team of District Police Force was on a search operation in Bhairamgarh area of Bijapur district. Maoists triggered the IED blast in the jungle of Bodli, […]

    J&K: 3 terrorists killed & Army Jawan martyred in encounter in Pulwama

    In Jammu and Kashmir, three terrorists were killed and an Army Jawan martyred in an encounter in Pulwama district early this morning. Acting on a tip-off about the presence of terrorists in the Kharpora Sirnoo village, the troops of Rashtriya Rifles, Special Operation Group of state police and CRPF launched a joint search operation. When […]

    Deep depression in Bay of Bengal intensified into cyclonic storm named ‘Phethai’

    A deep depression in the Bay of Bengal has intensified into a cyclonic storm named ‘Phethai’ this evening. According to Cyclone Warning Centre, Visakhapatnam, the cyclonic storm is very likely to hit Andhra Pradesh’s coast and cross on Monday afternoon or evening between East Godavari and North coastal districts. Officials have sounded a high that […]

    Bihar: Special court convicted suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav in rape case of minor girl

    In Bihar, a special court of Patna today convicted suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav and five others in rape case of a minor girl. The court will pronounce quantum of punishment on December 21. The court had reserved it’s verdict after hearing both sides on December 4. The charge sheet was filed against Yadav […]

    Heads of mission, foreign diplomats of 70 countries visited Prayagraj

    In Uttar Pradesh, heads of mission and foreign diplomats of 70 countries today visited Prayagraj and overviewed ongoing preparations of Kumbh Mela. Foreign diplomats including Islamic countries accompanied by Minister of state for external affairs VK Singh were apprised about crowd management and control of largest human congregation on the Earth. The delegates from these […]

    Maharashtra Health Minister directs officials to carry out survey of anganwadis in Palghar

    Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant has directed officials of his department to carry out an integrated survey of anganwadis in Palghar district to know the level of malnutrition among children. He gave the instructions during a meeting of the task force that has been formed to tackle malnutrition in Palghar. He  said that every effort […]

    Results of Panchayat Polls in Assam : AIUDF to play ‘King Maker” role in formation of Darrang Zila Parishad

    By Mayukh Goswami (PNI) Mangaldai : Proving all speculation correct the authority of Darrang election district on Friday night declared the BJP candidate as winner in the post of member for the Dipila-Duni Zila Parishad constituency under Sipajhar LAC after a process of reported re-checking of  ballots  following allegations and counter allegations of anomalies in […]

    Karnataka: 10 died due to suspected food poisoning

    In Karnataka  at least 10 people died due to suspected food poisoning at Sulvadi village in Hanur taluk of Chamrajanagar District today. Police said the deceased were devotees of Maramma temple and had eaten ‘prasad’ after attending a special Pooja. At least 80 persons were indisposed and were admitted to a hospital after complaining sickness.