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Muharram procession comes in contact with electric wire, around 15 injured

18 Jul 2024 | 1:01 AM

Araria, July 17 (UNI) A procession taken out on the occasion of Muharram came in contact with a high voltage live electric overhead wire following which nearly 15 people sustained burn injuries in the Pipra Bijwar under Palasi police station area of Araria district on Wednesday.

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Killer of VIP chief's father arrested, confesses his guilt

17 Jul 2024 | 11:51 PM

Darbhanga, July 17(UNI) Police arrested killer of Jeetan Manjhi, father of VIP chief Mukesh Sahni,within 48 hours of sensational murder, which rocked Bihar after incident came to light on Tuesday morning.

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Over 15L devotees throng Puri to witness Suna Vesh of Lord Jagannath and his siblings atop chariots

17 Jul 2024 | 10:53 PM

Puri, July 17 (UNI) As anticipated, over fifteen lakh devotees witnessed the famous Suna Vesha of Lord Jagannath, his elder Balabhadra, and Devi Subhadra on the three chariots on Wednesday evening.

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Operation Nanhe Farishtey: 84,119 children rescued by RPF in last 7 yrs

17 Jul 2024 | 10:49 PM

Bhubaneswar, July 17 (UNI) The RPF has rescued 84,119 children who were at risk in stations and trains, preventing them from falling into harm's way during the last seven years (2018–May 2024), a release from East Coast Railway (EECoR) here said.

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Meghalaya salutes U Tirot Sing Syiem on death anniversary

17 Jul 2024 | 8:52 PM

Shillong, July 17 (UNI) Meghalaya on Wednesday paid glowing tributes to the memory of its legendary patriot U Tirot Sing Syiem on his 189th death anniversary.

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KSU pushed back 2500 migrant workers from Meghalaya

17 Jul 2024 | 8:51 PM

Shillong, July 17 (UNI) The Khasi Students’ Union (KSU) on Wednesday claimed that 2500 migrant workers were “pushed back” from Meghalaya and blamed the state government for failing to implement legislations to stop illegal influx.

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INDIA bloc leaders to protest on July 20 over the collapse of law and order in Bihar

17 Jul 2024 | 8:47 PM

Patna, July 17 (UNI) Taking serious note of murder of Jeetan Sahni, father of Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP), Chief Mukesh Sahni on Monday night, Leaders of INDIA bloc on July 20 will stage a state-wide protest over the collapse of law and order in Bihar.

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Mizoram district bans sale, transportation of fossil fuel to Myanmar

17 Jul 2024 | 8:35 PM

Aizawl, July 17 (UNI) Southern Mizoram’s Lawngtlai district administration on Wednesday banned black marketing of petrol and diesel and their transportation and sale to neighbouring Myanmar and other countries for commercial purposes.

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Lawlessness on the rise in Bihar: CPI-ML

17 Jul 2024 | 8:28 PM

Patna, July 17 (UNI) Slamming the growing “lawlessness” in Bihar under the Nitish Kumar government of Bihar for the brutal murder of the father of Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP) president and former Bihar minister Mukesh Sahni, Communist Party of India Marxist-Leninist (CPI-ML) alleged on Wednesday that the people in the state are in the grip of fear due to rising crime graph and fearless criminals.

CPI-ML general secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya called on Sahni at his native village in Darbhanga and expressed sorrow over the killing of his father.

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NHRC seeks ATR on murder of three tribal women in Odisha's Jalanga village

17 Jul 2024 | 8:10 PM

Kendrapara,July 17 (UNI)The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought for an Action Taken Report (ATR) from the District Collector and the Superintendent of Police of Bhadrak in Odisha on murder of three tribal women.

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Budget session of Arunachal Assembly to begin from July 19

17 Jul 2024 | 8:05 PM

Itanagar, July 17 (UNI) The Budget session of Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly will be held from July 19 to 26 here.

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Odisha: Migratory birds arrive at Bhitarkanika National Park

17 Jul 2024 | 7:47 PM

Kendrapara, July 17 (UNI)With the arrival of monsoon, thousands of residential birds have started arriving at Matha-adiha, Durgaprasad dia and Laxmi Prasad dia heronry within the Bhitarkanika National Park for nesting and breeding.

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Odisha: Naveen entrust responsibilities to BJD MLAs

17 Jul 2024 | 7:24 PM

Bhubaneswar, July 17 (UNI) BJD Supremo and Leader of Opposition in the Odisha Assembly, Naveen Patnaik, on Wednesday entrusted the responsibilities to party MLAs to monitor the activities of various departments of the state government.

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Odisha: Wartime airfield Amarda Road airstrip will be operationalised soon : Minister

17 Jul 2024 | 6:38 PM

Bhubaneswar, July 17 (UNI) The Amarda Road airstrip, a former wartime airfield, located near Rasgovindpur in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj District will be operationalised soon, State Commerce and Transport Minister Bhibhuti Bhusan Jena on Wednesday said.

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Madhu Khanna and DAG bag prestigious Oxford Bookstore Art Book Prize 2024

Madhu Khanna and DAG bag prestigious Oxford Bookstore Art Book Prize 2024

17 Jul 2024 | 5:11 PM

Kolkata, July 17 (UNI) The prestigious Oxford Bookstore Art Book Prize has announced ‘Tantra on the Edge - Inspirations and Experiments in Twentieth-Century Indian Art’ by art historian Madhu Khanna, published by DAG, as the winner of its second edition.

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