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Bihu dancers performing on the premises of Rangghar at Sivasagar on Sunday. – UB Photos
'Unusual demand' reason for cash crunch, says govt
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS): Amidst reports of a cash crunch and empty ATMs, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday sought to assuage fears, saying "there is more than adequate currency in circulation", even as the government blamed "unusual demand" ...

BJP cites Wikileaks, demands apology from Sonia, Rahul for defaming Hindus
New Delhi, April 17 (PTI): The BJP today said Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi should apologise for defaming Hindus "globally" and cited a telegram sourced from Wikileaks to back its demand. ...

Indian scientists make Ayurvedic drug to cure dengue
New Delhi, April 17 (PTI): Indian scientists have formulated an Ayurvedic drug to cure dengue, claimed to be the first in the world, and the medicine is likely to be available in the market by next year. ...

Blast near Indian Embassy field office in Nepal
Kathmandu, April 17 (IANS): A pressure cooker bomb went off near the Indian Embassy field office in Nepal's Biratnagar late on Monday damaging the walls of the premises, Nepal Police has said. No one has claimed responsibility. ...

Rongali Bihu celebrated with fervour
GUWAHATI, April 16 - Bohag Bihu or Rongali Bihu – the biggest festival of the State that heralds the Assamese New Year – was celebrated with fervour and enthusiasm across the State. ...

Centre notifies NE Industrial Development Scheme
GUWAHATI, April 16 - The Government of India has formally notified the North East Industrial Development Scheme, which was cleared by the Union Cabinet on March 21 and the scheme will be effective from April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2022. An empowered co ...

5 accused in Mecca Masjid blast case acquitted
HYDERABAD, April 16 - A special anti-terror court today acquitted Hindutva preacher Swami Aseemanand and four others in the Mecca Masjid blast case, holding that the prosecution failed to prove “even a single allegation” against them. ...

SC directive to protect victim’s kin, lawyer
NEW DELHI, April 16 - The Supreme Court today directed the Jammu and Kashmir government to provide security to the family members of the eight-year-old girl, who was brutally gangraped and murdered at Kathua in the state, along with their lawyer and ...

IMD predicts normal monsoon
GUWAHATI, April 16 - The India Meteorology Department (IMD) today said that there is maximum probability for normal southwest monsoon rainfall over the country this year. ...

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