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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli inspecting the pitch before rains forced abandonment of the first T20 international against Sri Lanka at the ACA Stadium, Barsapara in Guwahati on Sunday. – UB Photos
Leaving injuries behind, Dhawan wants to be more impactful in 2020
GUWAHATI, Jan 6: Plagued by injuries in 2019, opener Shikhar Dhawan is aiming for a fresh start in the new year and wants to become a "more impactful" batsman in his quest to help India lift the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia. ...

Joaquin Phoenix, Brad Pitt big winners at Golden Globes
LOS ANGELES, Jan 6: Hollywood star Joaquin Phoenix won the Golden Globes for the best actor in a motion picture - drama for his performance in "Joker" while Brad Pitt walked away with the best supporting actor trophy for his performance of a gruff st ...

Actors, filmmakers condemn violence at JNU
MUMBAI, Jan 6: Bollywood actors Swara Bhasker, Shabana Azmi, Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub and Taapsee Pannu, and filmmakers Aparna Sen and Hansal Mehta condemned the violence at the Jawaharlal Nehru University and urged Delhi Police to intervene. ...

JNU VC appeals to students to maintain peace
NEW DELHI, Jan 6: JNU VC M Jagadesh Kumar on Monday appealed to all students to maintain peace, saying top priority of varsity is to protect the academic interests of students. ...

Violence in JNU campus reminds of Nazi rule: Cong
NEW DELHI, Jan 6: The Congress on Monday accused the government of harbouring enmity with youth of the country and said violence in the JNU campus reminded it of the Nazi rule. ...

JNU violence: Case against unidentified people
NEW DELHI, Jan 6: The Delhi Police has registered a case against unidentified people in connection with the violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University, officials said on Monday. ...

Shah speaks to Delhi LG; requests him to call JNU representatives for talks
NEW DELHI, Jan 6: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday talked to Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and requested him to call representatives from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) for discussions, officials said. ...

Protesters stage march against CAA
GUWAHATI, Jan 5 - Continuing with its series of ongoing protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, the artistes fraternity under the banner of Silpi Samaj together with the All Assam Students Union today staged a march from the Dr. Bhupen Hazari ...

India concerned over US-Iran tensions
NEW DELHI, Jan 5 - Amid spiralling US-Iran tensions over the killing of Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Sunday had a conversation with his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif and said India remained d ...

Violence in JNU: masked goons attack students, teachers
NEW DELHI, Jan 5 - Violence swept the Jawaharlal Nehru University here on Sunday as several masked individuals, both male and female, thrashed students, including girls, and teachers inside the varsity campus with wooden and metal rods. ...

Govt initiative on Hazarika’s Kolkata house
GUWAHATI, Jan 5 - Reacting to media reports that music maestro Dr Bhupen Hazarika’s Tollygunge House had been enlisted by Kolkata Municipal Corporation to develop it as a heritage building, the Assam government today said that there had been no let-u ...

BSF urged to check trans-border wildlife trade
GUWAHATI, Jan 5 - With the vicious circle of cross-border illegal trade in wildlife parts, drugs and arms assuming alarming proportions, the country’s elite border sentinel, the Border Secur ...

Forest Dept mulls action against CIL for unauthorised coal mining activity
GUWAHATI, Jan 5 - The State Forest Department has directed its officers concerned to initiate action against Coal India Ltd (CIL) for continuing coal mining activities in the forest areas without obtaining the necessary clearance from the authorities ...

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