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A Royal Bengal tiger inside a water body on the outskirts of the Kaziranga National Park. – UB Photos
No speaking to Hurriyat: India tells Pak
Jaipur/Islamabad, Aug 21 (IANS): Uncertainty continued over the NSA-level talks between India and Pakistan as New Delhi said on Friday it wanted the parleys to be held but was awaiting Islamabad's response to its advisory asking Pakistani NSA Sartaj ...

Flood situation in State critical
GUWAHATI, Aug 20 - The flood situation in Assam turned grim following incessant rains in the catchment areas of Bhutan, Arunachal Pradesh and Assam since August 16 and according to official records, around three lakh people of 13 districts of the Sta ...

Pak talks to focus on terrorism: Govt
NEW DELHI, Aug 20 - Defending its decision not to call off the India-Pakistan NSA-level talks despite the neighbouring country courting Kashmiri separatist leaders, the government today said that the meet will only focus on the issue of terror and wa ...

Record rainfall at Mawsynram
MAWSYNRAM, Aug 20 - Perched on the edge of a ridge in the southern slopes of Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills district, the tiny town of Mawsynram has received record highest rainfall in a single day with a little over 745 mm or nearly 30 inches of rainf ...

Centre assures flood relief to State
NEW DELHI, Aug 20 – The Centre is ready to extend all assistance to Assam for relief and rehabilitation of the flood-affected people of the State, Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal said after meeting Union Home M ...

9 Maoists arrested from Cachar
SILCHAR, Aug 20 - Cachar Police arrested six Maoists, including two senior leaders, from a tea garden near Jalalpur along the Assam-Meghalaya border today. ...

Centre sends Lalit Modi documents to Interpol
NEW DELHI, Aug 20 - The CBI has sent documents related to former IPL boss Lalit Modi, being probed for alleged money laundering in conduct of the T-20 cricket tournament, to Interpol for issuance of a Red Corner Notice against him. ...

Villagers along Myanmar border at mercy of militants
GUWAHATI, Aug 20 - The villagers living along the India-Myanmar border areas are at the mercy of the militants and undesirable elements because of lack of presence of administration in the area. This was the observation of the Task Force constituted ...

State tea industry facing tough times
GUWAHATI, Aug 20 - Crop shortfall, lower prices and rise in cost of production have together made the State’s tea industry face a serious challenge. ...

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