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35 children dies in Odisha Hospital

Our Correspondent / With five more deaths today, the toll at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Post Graduate Institute of Pediatrics Hospital, known as Sishu Bhawan in Cuttack has gone up to 35 in past 7 days. The government has ordered the head of the surgery department of Cuttack SCB Medical College to probe today’s deaths. … Continue reading 35 children dies in Odisha Hospital

Inter-ministerial team to visit flood-affected areas of Assam

The Centre will send an inter-ministerial team to Assam to take stock of damage caused by flood. Talking to media persons in Guwahati, yesterday Minister for Development of North Eastern Region( DoNER) Dr. Jitendra Singh that an amount of Rs 207 crores will be released soon to Assam under the State Disaster Relief Fund which … Continue reading Inter-ministerial team to visit flood-affected areas of Assam

RBI gives relief on farm loans in flood-hit West Bengal

Reserve Bank of India, RBI has decided to give relief to the farmers affected by recent floods in West Bengal on payments of agricultural loans. According to State Agriculture Department sources, the RBI has said that farmers whose 33 percent cultivation have been damaged in floods will get two years, while whose 50 percent produce … Continue reading RBI gives relief on farm loans in flood-hit West Bengal

J&K: Army JCO killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

AMN A Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of the Indian Army died in Nowgam sector of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district of Jammu & Kashmir,yesterday. Army said the Pakistani troops fired Sniper shots when the officer came out of his bunker yesterday afternoon. He succumbed to injuries later in hospital. The JCO identified as Krishna … Continue reading J&K: Army JCO killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

Assam seeks Rs 500 cr from Centre as interim flood relief

The Assam government today sought an interim relief of 500 crore rupees for relief, rehabilitation and repair works in flood-affected areas across the state, which has claimed at least 13 lives so far. Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said in a press conference in Guwahati that many areas are still under water, so the final … Continue reading Assam seeks Rs 500 cr from Centre as interim flood relief

Court rejects bail plea of Churchill Alemao in Louis Berger case

Panaji Special court dealing with corruption cases today once again rejected the bail plea of former Goa PWD Minister Chruchill Alemao in connection with the Louis Berger bribery case. Alemao was arrested on the 5 August by the crime branch and is presently in Judicial Custody. After the court granted anticipatory bail to former Chief … Continue reading Court rejects bail plea of Churchill Alemao in Louis Berger case

5 persons including K’taka MLA killed in AP train mishap

At least five persons including an MLA from Karnataka, were killed and over 20 others injured when four coaches of the Nanded Express derailed after a lorry hit the train at a level crossing. The condition of the three persons is stated to be serious. The incident occurred between Rengepalli and Penugonda stations near Madakasira … Continue reading 5 persons including K’taka MLA killed in AP train mishap

5 die in hooch tragedy in Uttar Pradesh

At least five persons have lost their lives and more than twelve others are being treated in hospitals due to consuming hooch in Unnao district in Uttar Pradesh, . According to sources about twenty people consumed country made liquor yesterday. After having liquor they fell ill.One person died yesterday while four others lost their lives … Continue reading 5 die in hooch tragedy in Uttar Pradesh

3 militants killed, 1 army officer injured in encounter in J&K

Three terrorists were killed and an army officer injured in an encounter between security forces and terrorists in north Kashmir’s Handwara area in Kupwara district in Jammu & Kashmir,. An Army spokesman in Srinagar said that a group of 4 to 6 militants was intercepted on a tip off in Kramoora Zachaldara forested area of … Continue reading 3 militants killed, 1 army officer injured in encounter in J&K

Five men of Khaplang faction of NSCN arrested

AMN Assam Rifles has said that five men belonging to Khaplang faction of National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) have been arrested during search operations at different places during the past two days. It said, those nabbed were involved in the June 4 ambush in which 18 soldiers were killed during an attack on their … Continue reading Five men of Khaplang faction of NSCN arrested

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