Bizarre! Thugs dupe Delhi businessman, sell ordinary bulb as 'magic lamp' to him for Rs 9 lakh

Tales of cheaters are often heard, but this anecdote will leave you stunned. Thugs sold a simple bulb to a businessman as a magic bulb for whooping 9 lakh rupees.

Dec 09, 2020, 11:43 AM IST

Assam flood: ASDMA releases emergency helpline number

The Assam government on Monday (July 20) released a helpline number as the floods in the northeast state continues to wreak havoc. 

Jul 20, 2020, 14:10 PM IST

Assam flood havoc continues, 2,400 villages deluged, 1.45 lakh people sheltered in 564 relief camps, more rains predicted

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday informed that over 70 lakh people have been affected due to the floods. 

Jul 20, 2020, 13:31 PM IST

Chaubepur SO Vinay Tiwari, suspect in Kanpur encounter, suspended; gangster Vikas Dubey's house razed

Inspector-General of Police, Kanpur, Mohit Agarwal today confirmed that Vinay Tiwari has been suspended from the duty over suspicion on tipping off the gangster about the police raid. Agarwal said that if required, a case will also be filed against him. 

Jul 04, 2020, 13:39 PM IST

UP Police suspects 'insider' tipped-off gangster Vikas Dubey on Kanpur raid; Chaubepur SO questioned

The 'shocking' ambush of a police team at Bikru village in Kanpur that left at least 8 cops dead and seven injured has raised suspicion if some police personnel tipped off notorious gangster Vikas Dubey about the raid. 

Jul 04, 2020, 09:14 AM IST

Assam flood worsens; two more dead, nearly 9.3 lakh people hit

According to the ASDMA daily flood report, one person died at Jonai revenue circle of Dhemaji district and another at Udalguri revenue circle of Udalguri district due to flood.

Jun 28, 2020, 20:41 PM IST

Teenaged boy held for raping six-year-old in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur

According to the police, the boy lured the minor girl with chocolates and took her to the roof of his house and sexually assaulted her.

Dec 02, 2019, 10:02 AM IST

Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency of Assam: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency of Assam.

Apr 03, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency

Lakhimpur is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 11.

Mar 11, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

Flood situation turns grim in Assam, 2 more districts affected

Vast tracts of land in Dhemaji and Lakhimpur districts have been freshly inundated, taking the number of affected districts to six, an ASDMA report said.

Jun 23, 2018, 21:14 PM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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