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The Meghalaya Assembly today unanimously passed a resolution opposing the Centre's notification banning the sale and purchase of cattle at animal markets for slaughter and demanded its withdrawal as it would "impact the economy of the state and the food habit of its p


Hundreds of people here today participated in the "Beef ban bashing banquet" organised by a local group to protest the Centre's ban on sale of cattle for slaughter at animal markets.


The Centre is committed to fast tracking the development initiatives in the northeastern region, especially in border areas, Union home minister Rajnath Singh said today.


Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar today accepted the BJP's challenge of holding fresh Assembly polls in Bihar and threw down the gauntlet asking it to hold simultaneous election in Uttar Pradesh, besides by-election to Lok Sabha seats held by the NDA members in the tw


State power minister Sovandeb Chatterjee on Monday dubbed the indefinite strike called by Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) as `suicidal`, saying that latter was spoiling the life of Darjeeling people for `political gain.


The south-west monsoon arrived in Odisha today triggering moderate to heavy rainfall in several parts of the state.


Three Improvised Explosive Device (IEDs) were today found planted at Mantripukhri area in Imphal West district, police said.


Anti-corruption vigilance officers in Kalahandi district have arrested an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of police for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 5,000 from a man for releasing him on bail.


Three persons were killed and two others injured when a mass of clay rock caved in at Bastacolla colliery area of Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL) near here.


Senior Odisha BJP leader Bijoy Mohapatra on Sunday renewed his charge that Odias are ignored in getting jobs in IOCL refinery at Paradip, barely a week after he wrote to petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan voicing concern over the issue.