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The Madhya Pradesh government today extended by three months the term of the single-member judicial commission, set up to probe the daring jailbreak by eight Students' Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) operatives last year.

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Mahe region, an enclave of Puducherry in Kerala, has been declared open defecation-free, according to Lt Governor Kiran Bedi.

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Union minister of state for heavy industry and public enterprises Babul Supriyo today lashed out at the state ministers, MPs and MLAs in general and labour minister  Moloy Ghatak for skipping the event where he was an invitee and speaker.  

Dattatreya inaugurates new regional office building, lays foundation for upgradation of 2 hospitals
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Responding to the West Bengal's request, the Union labour ministry has decided to upgrade 10 Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) dispensaries to 6-bed hospitals, minister Bandaru Dattatreya announced today.


Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today ruled out any reunion with the Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal United in Bihar even if it snaps ties with the Rashtriya Janata Dal.


Hindustani Awam Morcha (Secular) president Jitan Ram Manjhi alleged today that Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar did not sack his deputy, Tejashwi Yadav, the son of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, to save his chair.


The Nagaland political crisis took a new turn today with the state cabinet turning down Governor P B Acharya's directive to chief minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu to call an emergency assembly session by July 15 to seek trust vote.

Future of Mizos living in Manipur
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A joint memorandum of all the major political parties, NGOs and student associations of Mizoram in regard to the future of the Mizos living in neighbouring Manipur was submitted to the Prime Minister's office, the Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP) said today.


Manipur's iconic human rights activist Irom Sharmila has filed an application at the sub-registrar office here, to marry her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national.


Union minister Kiren Rijiju today undertook an aerial survey of flood-hit districts in Assam, where the death toll due to the deluge has mounted to 45.


Incessant rains across Nagaland has led to flash floods and landslides in several areas of the state, officials today said.


The 4th Metro Railway Users’ Consultative Committee Meeting was held at Metro Rail Bhavan on Wednesday, July 12 where Members Parash Dutta (MLA), Mala Banerjee, President, Federation of Consumer Associations, West Bengal and  Ranajoy Chakraborty, representative of gov


A tree plantation drive was organized today in Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW). In a campaign by the horticultural department, V P Pathak, General Manager lead the campaign at R.Site near Cross Road No.7 by planting a tree.