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The garbage-filled Bharalu river as seen at Bharalumukh on Tuesday. The rising water level of the river is threatening its nearby areas. – AT Photo
Suzuki rolls out 2019 Access 125 SE at Rs.61,788
Suzuki has launched the 2019 version of its Access 125 Special Edition (SE) scooter. Priced at Rs.61,788 (ex-showroom, Delhi), the updated Access 125 SE is available only in the top-spec Disc Brake variant. The scooter gets equipped with an array of ...

Lok Sabha sits till midnight again
NEW DELHI, July 17: The Lok Sabha sat till 11.59 pm on Tuesday to conclude discussion on demands for grants for the agriculture and rural development ministries. ...

Objectionable material on RSS in DU syllabus: ABVP
NEW DELHI, July 17: The ABVP and a member of the Delhi University's academic council alleged that there were "anti-RSS" topics in the varsity's syllabus. ...

Army takes stock of flood situation in eastern region
NEW DELHI, July 17: In view of the worsening flood scenario in eastern India, the Army has taken stock of the situation and assured quick response if requisitioned for deployment in affected areas for relief work, officials said. ...

Ex-South Africa President Zuma confirms initiating newspaper, TV channel ideas with Guptas
JOHANNESBURG, July 17: Former South Africa president Jacob Zuma has said that he initiated the idea that led to the controversial Indian-origin Gupta family establishing their media empire, which has since collapsed. ...

New Zealand coach calls for WC rules review, says 'feeling very hollow'
WELLINGTON, July 17: New Zealand coach Gary Stead called for the ICC World Cup rules to be reviewed, saying the feeling is "very, very hollow" after England beat them on a bizarre technicality in the showpiece' final. ...

Next transformative idea, 80mn connections under Ujjwala in 100 days
NEW DELHI, July 17: The next big goal of Modi 2.0 is to take its flagship 'Ujjwala' scheme to 80 million households within the first 100 days of the government. ...

Floods hit 44 lakh people in 32 dists
GUWAHATI, July 16 - A total of 17 persons have lost their lives due to flood while 44.96 lakh of people have been affected in the State’s 32 districts till date. Two persons also died in two separate incidents of rain-induced landslide in the State d ...

Akademi Ratna to Jatin Goswami
GUWAHATI, July 16 - Jatin Goswami, one of the prominent exponents of Sattriya dance form, has been selected among the four eminent personalities of the country for the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellow, also known as the Akademi Ratna award. ...

Govt for permanent solution to flood problem: Shekhawat
GUWAHATI, July 16 - Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat today said that the government is for finding long-term and permanent solution to tackle flood, for which a hydrographic survey would be done in the rivers of the State, even as t ...

Panel formed to implement Clause 6 of Assam Accord
NEW DELHI, July 16 - Six months after its aborted first attempt, the Centre on Tuesday constituted a 13-member high level committee comprising eminent personalities of Assam to examine the effectiveness of actions taken since 1985 to implement Clause ...

SC declines urgent hearing on govt plea
NEW DELHI, July 16 - The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to grant an urgent hearing on the petition filed by the Centre and Assam government seeking an extension of the July 31 deadline for the completion of the National Register for Citizens (NRC) ...

Centre changed tracks on national problem tag
GUWAHATI, July 16 - The Government of India had declared flood and erosion in Assam as national problems way back in 2005, but no effective step was taken for permanent solution of the problems. Now the Central Government has claimed that there is no ...

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