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NEW DELHI

India today asserted Arunachal Pradesh is its "integral and inalienable" part after China opposed Prime Minister's Narendra Modi's visit to the border state.

In Agartala, Modi slams Oppn, says its main job is to deride him
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi today assured the people of Assam and the North-East (N-E) that the Citizenship Bill will in no way cause harm to their interest.

Mumbai

The Opposition's "baseless" allegations about the Rafale fighter jet deal will not affect the BJP's poll prospects, Union minister Piyush Goyal said here today.

Shillong

The CBI began questioning the Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar today at highly secured agency's office here in connection with chit fund scam cases, officials said. The interrogation may continue up to 9 pm on Sunday, they added.

Bengaluru

Sri Lanka's Opposition leader Mahinda Rajapaksa today said here there was a "major breakdown" in bilateral relationship between India and his country after a new government was formed in New Delhi in 2014, but the Opposition coalition he is heading now has a "good und

NEW DELHI

The BJP today warned Twitter of "repercussions" after the social network company's CEO and top officials declined to appear before the Parliamentary committee on Information Technology, saying no agency has the right to disrespect institutions of the country.

NEW DELHI

The BJP will field over 15 lakh trained workers, 15 times more than it had in 2014, to drive its Lok Sabha election campaign, a party leader said today.

NEW DELHI

Union minister Arun Jaitley Saturday returned from the United States, where he was undergoing medical treatment. "Delighted to be back home," Jaitley tweeted.

NEW DELHI

Robert Vadra, Congress president Rahul Gandhi's brother-in-law, today appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for the third time in connection with a probe into allegations of money laundering in purchase of assets abroad.

Washington

A 29-year-old New York City man has been arrested while he was about to catch a flight to Pakistan to join the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), in a dangerous sign that the Pakistan-based terror group, which carried out the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, has expanded its tentacles

Bangkok

A Thai political party will obey a command from the king blocking the candidacy of a princess for prime minister, it said in a statement Saturday, in a dramatic reversal only a day after putting her forward for the position.

Washington

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet for a second much-anticipated summit in Hanoi, as preparations kick into high gear for the peace talks.

Protest nude during Modi's Assam visit
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second day in Assam saw nude protests, a bandh, raising of black flags and burning of effigies by agitators over the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.

Itanagar

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Saturday claimed that foreign investments are eluding the sensitive border state owing to objections raised by a neighbour, a reference to China, and urged the central government to address the issue.

Kolkata

For immersion of Goddess Sri Sri Saraswati , evening train services of Circular Railway trains will be controlled on 11.02.2019 (Monday) & 12.02.2019 (Tuesday).

Kolkata

For convenience of the Madhyamik examinees will provide additional stoppages of some EMU & Passenger trains at Jagaddal, Palta, Kankinara & Payradanga stations between 10.00 hrs. & 11.45 hrs. and again between 15.00 hrs & 16.30 hrs.

ER to provide even better services & amenities
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Harindra Rao, General Manager, Eastern Railway inspected over Azimganj-Malda Town Section on Friday. Starting inspection from Poradanga station this morning Mr Rao conducted a day-long inspection at different stations in the section viz. Naopara Mahishashur Halt, Jangipur Road, Ballalpur, New Farakka, Chamagram and Malda Town stations.

Kolkata

Due to ongoing modernization and safety related works in various sections of East Coast Railway, the following trains will remain cancelled:
Cancellation of trains:

Book launched at the Intl Book Fair 2019
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Kolkata has always been a city of furious creative energies. It boasts of the ingenious generations of writers, poets, dancers, singers, musicians, film-makers, painters, Nobel laureates and many more and has been rightly referred as the ‘cultural capital of India’.

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RP SHARMA

it was on 2017, a New Super Specialty Cardiology Department was established by the former Lt Governor, Prof. Jagdish Mukhi with the aim to provide specialist cardiology services to the heart patients in the Islands. Accordingly, a Cardiology Department, a Cath Lab, costing Rs 25 crore was established with all the modern equipments and required facilities.

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ASHIM

In another case of PRI member openly flouting traffic rules, the Up-Adhyaksh, Zilla Parishad North & Middle Andaman, Mr. Anil Bepari have been seen riding a motorcycle in the Bakultala area without wearing helmet.

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ZEENATH BIBI

In a tragic incident, an 18 year old resident of Dhanikhari, identified as Nitesh Narayan, son of Vimesh Narayan was crushed to death in a road mishap in the wee hours at Sippighat on Friday. Sources said that a truck bearing registration no. AN01M4119 driven by one Kalendar Kumar, 38 year old, hit a motorcycle bearing registration no.

Port Blair

The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray has been phone complaints from different parts of these islands about scarcity LPG and non-supply of LPG cylinders to the domestic consumers in A & N Islands.

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Lt General Bhopinder Singh (Retd)

The controversial New York Times bestseller, Fire and Fury, on US President Donald Trump’s quirks and whimsicalities by Michael Wolff, quotes the economic adviser Gary Cohn’s mail, “It’s worse than you can imagine… Trump won’t read anything — not one-page memos, not the brief policy papers, nothing.

Port Blair

In the 9th episode of ‘Morning Tea –Aapke Saath’ on Feb 11, the All India Radio here will broadcast a phone-in programme on the topic ‘Tackling Cyber crimes’. It can be heard from 7.15 am to 7.55 am.

Port Blair

On the auspicious occasion of Saraswati Pooja /Basant Panchami, the President, Pradesh Congress Committee, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma and all leaders of the party have  greeted the islanders, especially the students community.

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ASHIM

A young girl and his uncle sustained serious injuries when a drunken hooligan attacked them on the last day of the Subash Mela at Bakultala on Friday. The Subash Mela at Bakultala that commenced on 1st February 2019, culminated yesterday. On the last day of the Mela, a mammoth crowd came to witness the mela.

Port Blair

ANCON is going to organize Skill Development (Technical) Training Programme  on Jute Product Maker (JDP & Handicrafts, for 30 candidates) and Basic Closing Operator (Leather Goods & Handicrafts for 60 candidates ) sponsored by National Safai Karamcharis Financ

Amaravati/Tirupati

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public rally at Guntur today in his first visit to Andhra Pradesh after the ruling TDP severed its ties with the BJP, even as Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu asked his party cadre to observe protest day across the state.

Lucknow

Newly appointed Congress general secretary in-charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will have her hands full during her four-day visit to Lucknow as she will meet senior leaders and office bearers of the party.

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