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Gorkhaland movement turns violent, Army deployed in Darjeeling

Gorkhaland movement turns violent, Army deployed in Darjeeling

  • June 09 2017

The army was called out in Darjeeling on Thursday after waves of young stone-throwers ran circles round police and torched security vehicles soon after Mamata Banerjee had ended the first cabinet me [...]

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Pregnant Muslim woman stabbed, burnt alive for marrying Dalit man in Karnataka

Pregnant Muslim woman stabbed, burnt alive for marrying Dalit man in Karnataka

  • June 06 2017

A pregnant Muslim woman was set ablaze by her family for allegedly marrying a Dalit man in Karnataka. The incident took place in a village called Gundanakala in the Bijapur district. Banu begum (21) [...]

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Bus Truck Collision, 22 charred to death in Bareilly

Bus Truck Collision, 22 charred to death in Bareilly

  • June 05 2017

22 people were charred to death and another 15 recieved serious burns after a bus caught fire in a bus-truck collision near Invertis university under Bithri Chainpur police station on the intervening [...]

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Maharashtra farmers withdraw strike after meeting Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra farmers withdraw strike after meeting Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

  • June 03 2017

The farmers from Maharashtra have withdrawn their strike today after holding a meeting with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis who promised to take a series of measures to meet their demands. A del [...]

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Wild Elephant Attacks And Kills 4, Including a Child In Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore

Wild Elephant Attacks And Kills 4, Including a Child In Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore

  • June 02 2017

A wild elephant has killed four people including a teenager in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore early this morning. According to the police, the elephant entered a house in Ganesapuram where it attacked two [...]

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Earthquake of 5.0 magnitude hits Harnaya Rohtak

Earthquake of 5.0 magnitude hits Harnaya Rohtak

  • June 02 2017

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.0 on Richter Scale today hit Haryana, tremors of which were felt in Delhi and other parts of northern India.The epicentre of the quake was Rohtak district [...]

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Chennai Silks Fire : The 5 Floor Building Started to Collapse

Chennai Silks Fire : The 5 Floor Building Started to Collapse

  • June 01 2017

A huge fire that gutted a leading textile showroom in Chennai's downtown T Nagar on Wednesday morning, continued to rage on for more than 24 hours after it broke out. No one was injured and 12 peopl [...]

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Kabul: 80 Dead, Over 350 Hurt in Suicide Car Attack near Indian Embassy

Kabul: 80 Dead, Over 350 Hurt in Suicide Car Attack near Indian Embassy

  • May 31 2017

Kabul: At least 80 are dead and 350 more are injured after a massive truck bomb ripped through Kabul's diplomatic quarter this morning, in the area nearest to the Indian embassy. Prime Minister Narend [...]

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27-year-old woman Ph.D scholar committed suicide in IIT-Delhi

27-year-old woman Ph.D scholar committed suicide in IIT-Delhi

  • May 31 2017

A 27-year-old Ph.D scholar allegedly committed suicide on Tuesday at the Nalanda apartment in IIT-Delhi. The body of the woman, Manjula Devak, was found hanging at her flat around 7.38 pm, police sai [...]

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Cyclone Mora to move towards North East India, Bangladesh brace for wind-speeds of 117 kmph

Cyclone Mora to move towards North East India, Bangladesh brace for wind-speeds of 117 kmph

  • May 30 2017

Cyclone Mora has formed in the east-central part of Bay of Bengal and it is expected to move towards the north-east part of India. According to the Indian Meteorological Department, it is expected t [...]