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Devotees offering prayers in front of a statue of Lord Buddha on the occasion of Buddha Purnima, in Dibrugarh on Saturday. – UB Photos
Voting begins in 59 seats in final phase of LS polls
NEW DELHI, May 19: Voting began on Sunday across 59 Lok Sabha constituencies spanning seven states and a Union Territory across north, central and east India in the final of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise. ...

Don't go too far, Chinese Foreign Minister tells Pompeo
BEIJING, May 19: China's State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has urged Washington "not to go too far" in its measures that threatened Chinese interests in a phone conversation with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. ...

MHA convenes meet on May 20 to discuss ‘urban guerrillas’
GUWAHATI, May 18 - As activities of ‘urban guerrillas’ – people living in cities and towns and helping militants carry out their activities – has become a major cause for concern for police and security forces, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA ...

Opp leaders step up talks to form govt
NEW DELHI, May 18 - A day before the last phase of polling, leaders of opposition parties have stepped up efforts to cobble up a coalition for formation of the next government, with TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu meeting Congress, CPI, NCP and other lea ...

Last phase of LS polls today
NEW DELHI, May 18 - The seven-phase Lok Sabha elections, one of the most bitterly fought in recent memory, will come to a close on Sunday when polling will be held in 59 constituencies, including in Varanasi where Prime Minister Narendra Modi is seek ...

5th ULFA cadre held in Guwahati blast case
GUWAHATI, May 18 - Another ULFA cadre, Chinmoy Laskar, was arrested on Saturday in connection with the recent grenade blast in Guwahati, taking the number of arrests to five. Laskar, according to police, is a resident of Christian Basti area of the c ...

State farmers may now sell power to APDCL
GUWAHATI, May 18 - The irrigation department is planning to introduce a hybrid system of irrigation by running pump sets through solar as well as electric power. A unique feature of the project will be that farmers will be able to sell the power gene ...

EC orders repolling in 2 Arunachal polling booths
ITANAGAR, May 18 - Repolling will be held in two booths in Arunachal Pradesh on May 21, following complaints of electoral malpractices, officials said Saturday. ...

Govt secondary schools facing staff crunch, reveals RTI info
GUWAHATI, May 18 - The government-run secondary schools in the State, which showed mixed results in the recently announced HSLC results, are now suffering from staff crunch in various grades. The situation was revealed by some documents of the educat ...

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