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AFSPA withdrawn from Tripura after 18 years

Agartala(PTI): The Tripura government on Wednesday decide to lift Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA) from the state, where the controversial law was in effect for the last 18 years to curb insurgency. Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, who is also …

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Rain likely in Delhi Monday

New Delhi,4th august-2014, IANS: It will be a cloudy Monday here with the possibility of rainfall in some areas, said the Met Office. The sky will be generally cloudy. Light rainfall/thundershowers would occur in some areas during evening/night, said an official …

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Rescue on to lift boy from borewell in Karnataka

Bagalkot,4th August-2014,IANS: A massive rescue operation is underway to lift a six-year-old boy who fell into a borewell Sunday at a village in north Karnataka. The tragic incident occurred around 3 p.m. at Sulikere near Badami in this district, about 550.km …

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Outages, water crisis upset Agra residents in UP

Agra,2nd august-2014,IANS: It has been a long summer of discontent for residents of Agra with long power blackouts and inadequate water supply. People are wondering what the Narendra Modi government’s priorities are. The Modi government’s top priority is bullet and high …

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