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Two Babbar Khalsa terrorists arrested in Uttar Pradesh

Two Babbar Khalsa terrorists arrested in Uttar Pradesh

Two Babbar Khalsa terrorists were arrested from Lakhimpur in a joint operation between Uttar Pradesh and Punjab Police on Tuesday.

Sep 19, 2017, 11:46 AM IST
After PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to visit flood-hit areas in Assam today

After PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to visit flood-hit areas in Assam today

PM Narendra Modi announced Rs 2,000 crore for the northeastern states to deal with the havoc caused by floods that have killed 76 persons in Assam and affected millions.

Aug 03, 2017, 06:43 AM IST
Assam flood worsens: Death toll reaches 39, over 15 lakh people hit

Assam flood worsens: Death toll reaches 39, over 15 lakh people hit

The flood situation deteriorated further in Assam on Tuesday with six more persons losing their lives and over 15 lakh people across 23 districts affected by the deluge.

Jul 11, 2017, 22:47 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh: 18 injured as bus overturns

The incident took place yesterday night while the bus was overtaking a vehicle

Jul 07, 2017, 11:51 AM IST

Over 39 thousand people homeless as Assam floods worsen

The situation has made the state government to open 128 relief camps with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal taking stock of the situation.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:53 AM IST

Assam Flood: Over one lakh people affected in eight districts

Altogether 1380 hectare crop land have been submerged by the deluge with the worst hit being Lakhimpur district. 

Jun 27, 2017, 20:55 PM IST
Flood situation worsens in Assam, over 87,500 people affected

Flood situation worsens in Assam, over 87,500 people affected

According to a report by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) 131 villages are under water at present, while 148 hectares of crop land have been damaged.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 20:59 PM IST

Six percent of Assam schools graded as A+ says minister

For performance skills which included reading, writing and numericals, about 43 per cent students from class 2-8 were graded as D (below 48 per cent).

Jun 17, 2017, 18:25 PM IST
In Assam, youth carries kin's body on cycle; CM Sarbananda Sonowal orders probe

In Assam, youth carries kin's body on cycle; CM Sarbananda Sonowal orders probe

Majuli, the largest river island in Assam, is represented in the state Assembly by Chief Minister Sarbananda​ Sonowal. 

Apr 19, 2017, 14:01 PM IST
Bypoll results: BJP scores big, wins two out of four Lok Sabha seats - Here are details of who bagged what

Bypoll results: BJP scores big, wins two out of four Lok Sabha seats - Here are details of who bagged what

Counting of votes took place on Tuesday for 4 Lok Sabha and 8 Assembly Constituencies, spread across six States and one Union Territory where bypolls were held on Saturday.

Nov 22, 2016, 16:57 PM IST
PM's appeal falls on deaf ears, Dalit youth paraded naked, beaten to death over theft charges in UP's Lakhimpur

PM's appeal falls on deaf ears, Dalit youth paraded naked, beaten to death over theft charges in UP's Lakhimpur

A Dalit youth was allegedly beaten to death in the Lakhimpur district of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday over suspicion of being involved in a case of theft in the area recently.

Aug 10, 2016, 13:08 PM IST

Dalit couple axed to death for Rs 15

A Dalit coupel was axed to death by a shopkeeper in Lakhmipur village of Uttar Pradesh`s Mainpuri district on Thursday for allegedly non-payment of Rs. 15 that they had borrowed from him.

Jul 28, 2016, 23:06 PM IST

Pre-monsoon floods hit Assam, over 40,000 affected

Over 40,000 people have been affected and 1,000 hectares of crop land inundated by flood waters following pre-monsoon rains for the past one week in Assam, officials said on Sunday.

Apr 25, 2016, 00:10 AM IST
Rape survivor refused stretcher in Uttar Pradesh hospital

Rape survivor refused stretcher in Uttar Pradesh hospital

In yet another case of apathy towards rape victims, a girl who was sexually assaulted and was bleeding profusely, was denied use of stretcher in Lakhimpur government hospital. 

Apr 05, 2016, 12:07 PM IST

Freak weather storm kills five in Uttar Pradesh

In Uttar Pradesh, severe dust storms and thundershowers which lashed many parts of the state on Tuesday, killed five persons and left over 50 injured.

Dec 02, 2015, 10:29 AM IST

Passenger train derails in Lakhimpur

A coach of a Gonda-bound passenger train on Saturday derailed between Bhira and Pallia railway stations here, railway authorities said.

Nov 28, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Three more killed in Assam flood, over 7.3 lakh people hit

The flood situation in Assam worsened on Monday with three more persons losing their lives and over 7.3 lakh people being affected in nearly 1,600 villages due to incessant rains across the state.

Aug 31, 2015, 21:30 PM IST
Assam continues to reel under floods, 8.5 lakh people affected

Assam continues to reel under floods, 8.5 lakh people affected

Assam continues to reel under the impact of floods in 12 districts affecting over 8.5 lakh people in 984 villages across the state even as the government said it has given all help to the state government to minimize casualties and flood damages.

Aug 25, 2015, 22:32 PM IST

Assam flood situation grim following incessant rains

The flood situation in Assam on Wednesday remained grim following incessant rains in the last few days with nearly 65,000 people in over 155 villages across the state being affected.

Jul 15, 2015, 21:39 PM IST
Flood situation in Assam remains grim, over 65,000 people affected

Flood situation in Assam remains grim, over 65,000 people affected

The flood situation in Assam remained grim on Monday as several districts experienced heavy rains in the past 24 hours.

Jul 07, 2015, 00:38 AM IST