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Assam floods: At least 10 dead, more than 1 million displaced; situation may get worse

Heavy monsoon rains in India's northeast Assam state displaced more than a million people from their homes and flash floods killed at least 10 in the past 72 hours, state authorities said on Saturday, warning the situation could worsen in coming days. The Brahmaputra river, which flows from the Himalayas into India and then through… Continue reading Assam floods: At least 10 dead, more than 1 million displaced; situation may get worse

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Tripura panchayat polls: BJP wins 82% seats uncontested ; CPI(M) blames ruling party’s ”armed gangs”

The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Friday claimed that its candidates for the panchayat polls in Tripura were stopped from filing nomination papers by “armed gangs” of the Bharatiya Janata Party. No election was required for as many as 82% of the panchayat seats as the BJP candidates won unopposed, The Times of India… Continue reading Tripura panchayat polls: BJP wins 82% seats uncontested ; CPI(M) blames ruling party’s ”armed gangs”

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107 Bengal MLAs Will Leave TMC, Cong & Left to Join BJP: Mukul Roy

Even as political crises continue in Karnataka and Goa, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is firing from a third front as well – West Bengal. On Saturday, BJP leader Mukul Roy, who himself had jumped ship from the Trinamool Congress in late 2017, made a bold claim. According to Roy, 107 MLAs in West Bengal… Continue reading 107 Bengal MLAs Will Leave TMC, Cong & Left to Join BJP: Mukul Roy

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YABA AND CATTLE WORTH RS. 51.5 LAKHS SEIZED BY BSF

BSF troops deployed on the border under Sector Headquarter Gokulnagar have been making relentless efforts in prevention of trans-border crimes and effecting seizure of Yaba, Ganja, cattle and other contraband items on daily basis. On 10th July 2019, BSF troops deployed at Border Out Post Srimantapur, PS Sonamura, District Sepahijala received specific information about smuggling… Continue reading YABA AND CATTLE WORTH RS. 51.5 LAKHS SEIZED BY BSF