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 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Injured wild elephant battling for life in Udalguri...

KALAIGAON, July 12 - A wild elephant who was critically injured has been battling for life at No.1 Borongabari village under Harisinga revenue circle in Udalguri district since July 10....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

CM reviews Lakhimpur flood scene...

NORTH LAKHIMPUR, July 12 - Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal took stock of the current flood situation in Lakhimpur district in a meeting with district administration officials here today. He arrived in the district headquarters last evening after visitin...

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

ACA name selection panels...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - The Assam Cricket Association has announced their selection committee members and coaches for the 2018-19 season....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Kerber to face Serena in final...

LONDON, July 12: Angelique Kerber raced into her second Wimbledon final as the German crushed former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 6-3 in just 67 minutes today....

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Assam Tribune

Kane 'gutted' as England's World Cup dream dies...

MOSCOW, July 12: England captain Harry Kane could not hide his desperate disappointment after his side's 2-1 extra-time defeat against Croatia in the semifinals of the World Cup in Moscow on Wednesday....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Croatia on fire after World Cup 'miracle'...

ZAGREB, July 12: Tears and cries of joy, hugs and chants, firecrackers and flares - Croatia was on fire late on Wednesday after their victory against England set up a first ever appearance in a World Cup final....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Khandu pushes for power to all households on time...

ITANAGAR, July 12 - Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Thursday called for a concrete timeline and adherence to it through a well coordinated approach by all stakeholders to successfully complete implementation of the ambitious Pradhan Mantri...

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Assam Tribune

DDMA takes up road restoration work in Kohima...

DIMAPUR, July 12 - District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA), Kohima, in collaboration with Nagaland PWD (National Highways) has undertaken restoration works on the sinking road near Kohima along National Highway-29 (Kohima-Dimapur Road)....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Tripura Govt to revive closed pineapple processing plants...

AGARTALA, July 12 - Tripura Government would soon chalk out a plan to boost pineapple production and revive closed pineapple processing plants in the State, Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Devvarma said today....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Insurgency under control in NE: Meghalaya DGP...

SHILLONG, July 12 - Meghalaya Director General of Police, SB Singh today said that insurgency, both at the eastern and western part of the country, has drastically reduced, but the security forces must remain alert and cannot lower its guards....

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Assam Tribune

UDP to field candidate from South Tura...

TURA, July 12 - United Democratic Party (UDP) has decided to field a candidate from South Tura Assembly seat against Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma of NPP....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Ram Madhav to visit Tripura today...

AGARTALA, July 12 - BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav is arriving here tomorrow, accompanied by IT expert Rajat Sethi. Party sources here said that Ram Madhav's visit is aimed at toning up the party organisation in the run up to the Lok Sabha ...

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Underground group has demanded Rs 5 cr from Manipur Univ VC: CM...

IMPHAL, July 12 - Chief Minister N Biren Singh today said an underground group has demanded Rs 5 crore from Manipur University Vice Chancellor Adya Prasad Pandey even as the agitation by students and teachers, demanding the VC's removal, entered its 4...

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Building collapses in Aizawl...

AIZAWL, July 12 - A 57-year-old man in Republic Veng locality here had his left foot severed when a two-storey building where his family was living collapsed last night....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Search continues for bodies of 2 children...

IMPHAL, July 12 - A day after a landslide claimed nine lives and left five injured in Manipur's Tamenglong district headquarters, a massive search operation continued to recover the bodies of two missing children at the adjoining areas of Tamenglong t...

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Annual meet of welfare body...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - The 15th annual general meeting of Al-Ameen Welfare Society (AWS) was held at the Bishnu Nirmala Bhawan here recently. Members of AWS and their families who are going to Mecca and Medina for their Haj pilgrimage were felicitated at the...

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

SUCI (C) protest over poor road conditions...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - The Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist), Kamrup Metro Committee today staged a demonstration at the DC Kamrup (Metro) office demanding immediate steps for improving the condition of roads in Guwahati, repair of roads dug for la...

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Protests against murders on trains...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - Activists of the Youth Congress staged demonstrations at various places across the State in protest against the twin incidents of alleged murder of two woman passengers on trains in separate incidents....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

FIR against construction co...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - Additional Deputy Commissioner of Kamrup (Metro) and Nodal Officer for Aadhaar card in the district Gunajit Kashyap today lodged an FIR at the Dispur Police Station against Shree Balaji Construction....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Guv visits art and craft college...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - Governor Professor Jagdish Mukhi, who visited the Government College of Art and Craft at Basistha today, directed VB Pyarelal, Additional Chief Secretary, Cultural Affairs, to ensure government intervention for improving the academic a...

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Lady executive member of tax advocates' body...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - Nitu Hawelia, advocate and tax practitioner at the Gauhati High Court, has been elected chairman (East Zone) of the Association of Tax Lawyers (ATL) which is a national body of tax advocates....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Preservation bodies join hands for digitisation of old manuscripts...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - The North East Regional Centre of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (IGNCA) and city-based conservation body the Heritage Conservation Society of Assam (HeCSA) have identified several areas for mutual cooperation and collabora...

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Cong decries dilution of NEC's functional autonomy...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - The Opposition Congress has castigated the Centre over the alleged dilution of the functional autonomy of the North Eastern Council (NEC) and the removal of six sectors or departments from the Council....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

The Financial Express

Jayant Sinha challenges Rahul Gandhi for live debate on Ramgarh lynching row...

Union minister Jayant Sinha, who is in the eye of a storm for garlanding Ramgarh lynching convicts, today challenged Congress president Rahul Gandhi to a live debate on the issue....

 2018-07-12 18:34 

Assam Tribune

Police cracks down on smoking at public places...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - The Guwahati Police has intensified its drive against smoking at public places, fining violators under the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act, 2003 (COTPA)....

 2018-07-12 18:33 

The Hindu

MGNREGA funds for farm labour?...

The suggestion was made at a meeting of a sub-group of seven Chief Ministers, convened by the NITI Aayog to discuss ways to coordinate policy approaches of MGNREGA and agriculture....

 2018-07-12 18:33 

Assam Tribune

Security forces gun down two militants in Arunachal...

ITANAGAR, July 12 - Security forces have gunned down two hardcore cadres of an underground outfit during an operation in Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh....

 2018-07-12 18:33 

Assam Tribune

Meghalaya Govt approaches Assam Govt on medical seats...

SHILLONG, July 12 - Meghalaya Government has sought the Assam Government's intervention to sort out difficulties that has cropped up in allotment of quota seats for students from the hill State in medical colleges in Assam....

 2018-07-12 18:33 

Assam Tribune

India deports UK lawyer of Khaleda Zia...

NEW DELHI, July 12 - Bangladesh's internal rivalry between ruling Awami League and opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) played out in India last night, when New Delhi apparently on a request from Dhaka deported British lawyer Alexander Carlil...

 2018-07-12 18:33 

Assam Tribune

Problems mounting for tea producers...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - The factors leading to the present crisis in the State's tea industry include below average production, inferior quality of tea produced in a large number of factories, poor price realisation and failure to make reasonable profit, ...

 2018-07-12 18:33 

Assam Tribune

Hima bags 400m gold in U-20 Worlds...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - Assam girl Hima Das sprinted into record books when she won the women's 400m gold for India on day three of the IAAF World Under-20 Athletics Championships at Tampere in Finland today....

 2018-07-12 18:33 

Assam Tribune

CCTV cameras in NFR stations soon...

NEW DELHI, July 12 - Reacting promptly, Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain today ordered installation of CCTV cameras in all stations under the jurisdiction of the Northeast Frontier Railways (NFR)....

 2018-07-12 18:33 

Assam Tribune

CM asks NEEPCO to regulate dam waters...

GUWAHATI, July 12 - In view of the deluge witnessed in Lakhimpur district due to the sudden release of excess water by the NEEPCO from its Ranganadi dam, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal strongly warned the power generation company authorities not to rep...

 2018-07-12 18:33 

Business Standard

Fifa World Cup 2018: Most number of players in final from Spain's La Liga...

Barcelona will have Samuel Umtiti and Ousmane Dembele along with Ivan Rakitic; Real Madrid with Raphael Varane, Luka Modric, and Mateo Kovacic; Atletico Madrid: Lucas Hernandez, and Antoine Griezmann....

 2018-07-12 18:32 

The Hindu

Tension as mob blocks police...

Prevents them from shifting body of tribal youth killed in alleged elephant attack...

 2018-07-12 18:32 

The Quint

Nice to be pan-Indian: Nandita Das on being conferred Odia honour...

Nice to be pan-Indian: Nandita Das on being conferred Odia honour...

 2018-07-12 18:32 

The Quint

Guterres reiterates offer of 'good offices' to India, Pakistan...

Guterres reiterates offer of 'good offices' to India, Pakistan...

 2018-07-12 18:31 

Press Trust of India

VHP's NRI group visits Ayodhya...

Ayodhya (UP), Jul 12 (PTI) A group of 150 non-resident Indians (NRIs) from 22 countries, affiliated to the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), visited Ayodhya today and offered prayers at the makeshift Ram temple. The group members also visited other prominent t...

 2018-07-12 18:30 

The Hindu

Manjeri MCH to get 2.5-cr store complex...

PWD to build 7,000-sq ft facility...

 2018-07-12 18:30 

India Today

1st ODI: Rohit Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav fire India to huge win over England...

India vs England: Rohit Sharma smashed an unbeaten 137 while Kuldeep Yadav picked 6/25 to help India decimate England by 8 wickets in the first ODI....

 2018-07-12 18:29 

NDTV

Videos That Incited Lynchings In Maharashtra Were Manipulated: Police...

At least five videos that allegedly fuelled rumours of child-lifting and led to lynching incidents in Maharashtra have been found to be "manipulated";, a senior police official said today....

 2018-07-12 18:29 

The Tribune

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Kejriwal warns school over confinement of KG students in basement...

New Delhi, July 12 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has issued a stern warning to school authorities who allegedly confined 16 kindergarten children in basement over non-payment of fee and said a probe would be ordered into the matter. He visited the ...

 2018-07-12 18:29 

The Hindu

Decks cleared for medical college works...

Work on hospital building block to begin this month itself...

 2018-07-12 18:29 

Press Trust of India

RSS criticises 'Sanju' film maker...

Mumbai, Jul 12 (PTI) The RSS has attacked film-makerRajkumar Hirani over the movie 'Sanju', questioning whether hewas trying to glorify Sanjay Dutt who has undergoneimprisonment in connection with the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts. The latest edition ...

 2018-07-12 18:28 

Hindustan Times

Two choppers, 100 commandos at airport ahead of Nawaz Sharif's arrival in Pakistan...

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz boarded a flight on Thursday and will reach Pakistan on Friday....

 2018-07-12 18:28 

The Hindu

After five days, rain eases in Wayanad...

Low-lying areas still flooded, holiday in two taluks today too...

 2018-07-12 18:28 

Daily Times

ECP announces public holiday on July 25...

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) made an announcement on Thursday that July 25 will be a public holiday throughout the country so the voters to exercise their right. This is the first time the duration for polls has been extended throu...

 2018-07-12 18:27 

The Hindu

Row over fund diversion by NGO...

NGO floated by MLA's sister given 2.15 lakh...

 2018-07-12 18:26 

Business Standard

CMs' panel to suggest measures to integrate MGNREGA with farm work...

The committee will also suggest how the Act can be used to incentivise aggregation and market infrastructure, rehabilitate agricultural land...

 2018-07-12 18:25 

NDTV

Green Court Orders UP Government To Seal Hand Pumps Extracting Mercury...

The National Green Tribunal on Thursday ordered the Uttar Pradesh government to seal all the hand pumps and borewells extracting mercury in six districts of the state....

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