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Chitradurga (Karna)

Fifteen persons were killed and 20 others injured today when a truck rammed into two overcrowded autorickshaws carrying labourers and a van at Rampura, 60 km from here, police said.


A day after separatists asked voters to desist from participating in the bypolls to Srinagar and Anantnag parliamentary constituencies, JKLF chief Mohammad Yasin Malik was today arrested from his office here.

Ruling CPM calls bandh in protest of death
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An inquiry was today ordered by the BSF after its personnel were caught in a row with locals in Tripura over killing of three civilians who had protested alleged molestation bid by some paramilitary personnel.

Unruly scenes in budget session
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The budget session of Kolkata Municipal corporation today witnessed unruly scenes when opposition Congress and CPM councillors demanded resignation of Mayor Sovan Chatterjee whose name figured in the Narada sting operation.


Opposition NDA in both Houses of Bihar Legislature today demanded resignation of two state ministers in the wake of their names appearing in the police probe into the Bihar State Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) paper leak incident.


In its maiden Cabinet meeting, the BJP-led coalition government in Manipur decided to take steps to end the indefinite economic blockade imposed by the United Naga Council (UNC). A tripartite meeting has been convened on Sunday.


Two suspected ISIS agents have been nabbed by the Assam Rifles jawans from Imphal-Moreh highway near the Indo-Myanmar border in Tengnoupal district, the police said today.


Justice Ranjan Gogoi of the Supreme Court today appreciated the Tripura High Court for setting a precedence in reducing pendency of cases.


The Odisha government today expressed concern over the frequent farmer suicide cases in the state but refused to admit that the agrarian deaths were due to crop failure or loan burden.


Chief minister Nitish Kumar is set to launch a "Gandhi Smriti Yatra" from Champaran next month to mark the 100th year of Mahatma Gandhi's first major Satyagraha against British rule in the district.


Arunachal Pradesh agriculture minister Wangki Lowang today said the youths of the state needs skill training to get employment opportunities.


For placement of RCC boxes in connection with construction of Limited Height Subway (LHS) at Level Crossing Gate No.


For convenience of the travelling public, South Eastern Railway has decided to provide a stoppage of 12821/12822 Howrah-Puri Dhauli Express at Dantan with effect from March 25 on an experimental basis for a period of six months.


A poster carrying the name ISIS asking youths in Bihar to join the terror organisation was found pasted on an electricity pillar in Rohtas district today, police said.


Jawans of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) caught a smuggler with 210 grams of heroin valued at over Rs one crore near Champur Chowk on the Indo-Nepal border in Bihar's East Champaran district.


Poachers have killed yet another one-horned rhino in Orang National Park in Assam, as per reports. Authorities said that they recovered a carcass of a male rhino near Pichola anti-poaching camp in the park on  Friday.


The body of one of the three villagers, who had been abducted by armed Maoists in Kalahandi three days ago, was found in Karlapat village of the district today.