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Visitors at an exhibition held in conformity with World Photography Day in Guwahati, on Monday evening. – UB Photos
At least 201 killed in July-August China flooding
BEIJING, Aug 21: At least 201 people have been killed and 63 are missing following flooding across China in July and August, according to government rescue services. ...

Indian men's hockey team hammers NZ 5-0 to win Olympic Test Event
TOKYO, Aug 21: The Indian men's hockey team won the Olympic Test event here on Wednesday, beating New Zealand 5-0 to avenge the loss it endured in their round robin clash. ...

Chidambaram seeks documents of suit filed by 63 moons company
MUMBAI, Aug 21: Former Union finance minister P Chidambaram, who is facing a summons notice from the Bombay High Court in a suit filed by 63 moons technology company seeking Rs 10,000 crore in damages, has sought a copy of the plaint and other releva ...

Chidambaram's case will be put before CJI to consider for urgent listing: SC
NEW DELHI, Aug 21: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said senior Congress leader P Chidambaram's plea challenging the Delhi High Court order dismissing his petition for pre-arrest bail in the INX media case will be put before the CJI to consider for urg ...

First encounter in J&K since abrogation of Art 370
SRINAGAR, Aug 21: An SPO of Jammu and Kashmir police was killed while another cop was injured in an encounter with terrorists in Baramulla district on Tuesday night. ...

Slowdown slayer: PSBs to suggest steps to boost economy
MUMBAI/NEW DELHI, Aug 21: In a bid to shield India Inc from the headwinds emanating from the ongoing general economic slowdown, the Central government has asked Public Sector Banks (PSB) to recommend ways to prop up growth. ...

Chidambaram missing, CBI pastes notice on his gate
NEW DELHI, Aug 21: With senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram continuing to remain missing after the Delhi High Court refused to grant him protection from arrest in the INX Media case, the CBI late on Tuesday night pasted ...

Aug 31 crucial day for indigenous people: AASU
GUWAHATI, Aug 20 - August 31 will be a crucial day for the future of the indigenous people of Assam as the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) will be published on that day and after 34 years of signing of the Assam Accord, one major step will ...

Madhabdeva tithi observed across State
GUWAHATI, Aug 20 - The 423rd death anniversary (tirobhav tithi) of Vaishnavite saint Mahapurush Sri Sri Madhabdeva was today observed across the State. ...

Setback for Chidambaram, arrest likely
NEW DELHI, Aug 20 - Congress leader P Chidambaram suffered a major setback on Tuesday as the Delhi High Court dismissed his anticipatory bail in the INX Media scam, paving way for the investigating agencies, CBI and ED, to arrest him. ...

State asked to open toll gates
NEW DELHI, Aug 20 - The Centre has asked the Assam Government to open at least two toll gates in the State without any further delay. The issue of opening of toll gates in the State figured in a meeting between Union Minister of Road Transport and Hi ...

Centre to amend time limit rules
NEW DELHI, Aug 20 - The Centre has decided to amend the rules to increase the time limit of filing of appeals in foreigners tribunals (FTs) from 60 days to 120 days for those who would be excluded from the final National Register of Citizens (NRC), w ...

Tea industry may fail to pay 20 pc bonus this year
GUWAHATI, Aug 20 - The tea industry of the State is now in such a quagmire that it cannot afford to pay 20 per cent bonus to its workers and employees this year. It is thinking of going by the Payment Bonus Act, 1965, while paying bonus this time, st ...

Chandrayaan-2 in lunar orbit
BENGALURU, Aug 20 - India’s Chandrayaan-2 mission, aimed at soft landing a rover in the unexplored south pole of the Moon, achieved a major milestone as the ISRO successfully injected the spacecraft into the lunar orbit on Tuesday. ...

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