The cyclonic storm `Thane` over south-west and south-east Bay of Bengal is likely intensify into a severe cyclonic storm on Thursday.
Patrolling has been intensified
in and around Lower Subansiri Hydroelectric Power Project
on Friday following intelligence reports of ULFA planting bombs in
the area at Dhemaji in Assam.
Alleging that the law and order
situation was `gradually declining` in Bihar, the RJD on Friday
said they would take up the issue with Governor at
The three WWF volunteers are
still in the captivity of their abductors and security forces
have intensified search operations in this Assam district for
their safe release, police said on Wednesday.
Search operations have been
intensified to trace the five personnel of Chhattisgarh Armed
Force, abducted by suspected Maoists from Narayanpur district
of the state, police said on Thursday.
Residents of Mirchpur and adjoining villages, demanding fresh probe into the killing of two Dalits in April last year after which 98 members of their community were booked, today said they would intensify their ongoing agitation.
China is ramping-up its military
presence facing Taiwan despite the easing of hostilities
across the Strait, a defence ministry report cited by local
media warned on Wednesday.
NATO forces in Afghanistan
are set to intensify the campaign against Taliban strongholds
in the coming weeks, the head of the military alliance said.
Day in Pics: 29th December
Showbiz World - December 29, 2014
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