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  • One jawan killed, 14 injured in two Manipur bomb explosions

    A Manipur Rifles jawan was killed and 14 others including an executive engineer and six security personnel were injure in two bomb explosions by suspected insurgents in Manipur’s Chandel and Imphal West district on Sunday. The insurgents exploded a powerful bomb by using a remote-controlled device and then opened fire at an official team led […]

    Nitish rubbishes BRGF a tool to politically lure him

    Rubbishing reports that the Rs 12,000 crore-special package for Bihar was linked with current rift among NDA partners and an effort by Congress-led UPA to politically “lure” him, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said development should not be bracketed with politics. “How can you draw this conclusion that allocation of Rs 12,000 crore under […]

    K’taka polls: Nominations of 3,692 candidates found valid

    Battlelines for the 5th May Assembly polls in Karnataka were drawn on Saturday as 3,692 candidates were in the fray for the four-cornered contest. The nominations of 3,692 candidates out of the total 3,945, who had filed their papers, were found to be valid during scrutiny, Chief Electoral Officer Anil Kumar Jha said citing provisional […]

    Manipur Rifles personnel seize huge consignment of illegal drugs

    Manipur Rifles personnel seized a huge consignment of illegal drugs worth more than 52 lakh rupees from a house at Tengnoupal under Pallel Police Station along Imphal-Moreh Road the last night. Police sources said, the drugs which were found packed in four bags were seized when the Manipur Rifles personnel raided the house. Two persons […]

    Assam govt implements Assam Right to Public Service Act 2012

    In a bid to bring more transparency in public delivery system, Assam government has implemented The Assam Right to Public Service Act, 2012. The act is being implemented in 21 districts at the first phase.55 services of 14 departments have been included under the act. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi hoped that […]

    K’taka: Today is last day to withdraw nominations for Assembly election

    In Karnataka, today is the last day to withdraw nominations for the Assembly election. The scrutiny of 5834 nominations filed by 3945 candidates concluded and as per latest reports 253 nominations are rejected by the returning officers. The total number of electorate has now increased to four crore 36 lakh. Earlier the voters strength stood […]

    Mayawati meets UP Governor, demands President’s rule in state

    Claiming that there was constitutional crisis in Uttar Pradesh due to poor law and order, BSP supremo Mayawati on Friday met Governor B L Joshi and asked him to recommend President’s rule in the state. “In the present SP government, there is a situation of constitutional crisis in UP due to poor law and order. […]

    2 ULFA, police commando, civilian killed in encounter

    Two ULFA militants, an Assam Police commando and a civilian were killed in an encounter between extremists and a joint team of security forces in Upper Assam’s Tinsukia district on Friday. Acting on a tip-off about the presence of the two ULFA insurgents, troops belonging to the Army, CRPF and police cordoned off the Kordoiguri […]

    Special team begins probe into Presidency vandalism

    The special team constituted by the West Bengal Human Rights Commission to probe the vandalism in Presidency University began inquiry on yesterday. It is expected to submit a report within 15 days. “We will talk to some more people tomorrow and Monday and after that prepare our report. “Our only task is to find out […]

    CCEA approves allocation of enhanced funds for Bihar under BRGF

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Thursday approved allocation of enhanced funds for Bihar to the tune of Rs 12,000 crore as a special plan under the Backward Region Grant Fund for the 12th five year plan (2012-13 to 2016-17) against Rs 5,600 crore in the previous plan. The Committee approved to continue the […]