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Security forces today recovered a cache of over a dozen arms and more than 3,000 rounds of ammunition as part of an anti-Naxal operation in Jharkhand's Lohardaga district.


Noted actor-director Amol Palekar will be conferred the D Litt (Honoris Causa) along with Bengali singing legend Nirmala Mishra and litterateur Sirshendu Mukhopadhyay by Rabindra Bharati University at its 42nd convocation on May 8.


With alcohol out of bounds for people in Bihar, rodent denizens of police stations are on a binge defying the ban and guzzling down seized liquor.


Two office-bearers of the Bihar Police Men's Association (BPMA) have been arrested for violating the ban on liquor in the state, police said today.


Arunachal Pradesh power minister Tamiyo Taga today demanded a special package to ensure 24 hours electricity in the North-Eastern (N-E) state.


Social activist Swami Agnivesh today demanded a CBI probe into the death of two sugar mill leaders who allegedly immolated themselves while protesting against non-payment of arrears in Bihar's East Champaran district.


The existing names of ten major roads in Guwahati have been proposed to be changed by the Assam Government renaming them in honour of eminent personalities of the state.


The police today served a notice to actor Vikram Chatterjee in connection with its probe into the accident involving his car in which model and TV host Sonika Chauhan was killed.


By-polls to the vacant Rajya Sabha seat from Manipur and one from Odisha will be held on May 25, the Election Commission announced on Wednesday. The process of election will be completed by May 27, the poll panel said.


In view of traffic-cum-power block between Sini and Mahalimarup stations from 12.15 pm to 6.45 pm, between Mahalimarup and Rajkharswan stations from 12.30 pm to 7 pm and between Barabamboo and Chakradharpur stations from 12.30 pm to 7 pm on May 6 in Chakradharpur Divi


Owing to postponement of traffic-cum-power block for limited height subway work in Waltair Division of East Coast Railway, the proposed rescheduling of 12863 Howrah-Yesvantpur Express on May 7 has been cancelled.


A three-day Under 17 football tournament, under the aegis of Chittaranjan Locomotive Works Sports Association (CLWSA) started today at Oval Ground  today. Students of railway schools like CHS (EM), D V Boys (HM) and D V Boys (BM), participated in the event.