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A cultural rally being taken out on the occasion of the Sarania Kachari festival Baah Gohain Utsav at Tangla Chamuwapara in Udalguri district on Monday. – UB Photos
Modi confers award on Tripura block for financial inclusion
Agartala, April 21 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today conferred an award on Tripura's Mandwai block where every tribal family has a bank account. ...

Pak President confers Nishan-e-Pakistan on Jinping
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS): Chinese President Xi Jinping was today conferred with the Nishan-e-Pakistan, Pakistan's highest civilian honour, by President Mamnoon Hussain at a brief ceremony here at Aiwan-e-Sadr. ...

SC to decide on eligibility of judges to hear challenge to NJAC
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS): The Supreme Court today did not hear a batch of petitions challenging the National Judicial Appointment Commission replacing the collegium system for appointing judges as it will first decide whether Justice JS Khehar, who ...

Ousted Egyptian President Morsi jailed for 20 years
Cairo, April 21 (IANS): An Egyptian court today sentenced Mohamed Morsi, who was ousted as President in 2013, to 20 years in prison for inciting the killings of protestors outside the Ittihadiya Presidential Palace in December 2012. ...

Rs 5,338 cr for railway projects in NE
NEW DELHI, April 20 – Faced with criticism over a long list of pending projects in the North-east, the Centre today clarified that the Railway Ministry has provided the highest-ever outlay of Rs 5,338 crore for projects in the region. ...

Case against 2 police officers
GUWAHATI, April 20 – Dispur Police has registered a case on the basis of an FIR lodged by a freelance journalist against two police officers whose names have been allegedly linked with Anil Chauhan, who was arrested by the city police in connection w ...

BTC demands direct funding by Centre
GUWAHATI, April 20 – The Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) has demanded direct funding by the Government of India to tide over the problem faced by it because of delay on the part of the Assam government in releasing funds. The newly formed Council ...

Rahul attacks Govt over farmers’ plight
NEW DELHI, April 20 – Rahul Gandhi today sharpened his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing his “suit-boot” government of being pro-industrialists while ignoring the plight of farmers and farm labour, reports PTI. ...

State Cong not to endorse Land Bill
NEW DELHI, April 20 – In keeping with the stand of the AICC, Congress-ruled Assam government will not endorse the Land Acquisition Bill currently pending passage in the Lok Sabha. ...

Handsome amounts paid for stolen papers
NEW DELHI, April 20 – A “handsome monthly amount” was paid by the arrested corporate executives to those “hired” for obtaining the “stolen documents” from the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG), the Delhi Police said in its chargesheet sub ...

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