Daily Archives: September 3, 2015

British telecom brand eyes India’s northeast

Guwahati, Sep 3 – New Call Telecom Ltd., one of the fastest growing residential telecom service providers in Britain, on Thursday announced it plans to invest in India’s northeastern region to develop telecom connectivity through WiFi networks. The company’s group CEO Nigel Eastwood told newsmen here that they had recently …

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President set to be a teacher

New Delhi, Sep 3 – President Pranab Mukherjee will do what he did over 50 years ago — teach. In 1963, he taught at a small college near Kolkata, and on Friday, on the eve of Teachers Day, he will teach students of a Delhi government school. Mukherjee will teach …

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Bodo militant gunned down in Assam

Guwahati, Sep 3 – Security forces on Thursday gunned down a hardcore militant of Bodo insurgent outfit NDFB involved in the killing of Adivasis in Assam’s Kokrajhar district, the military said. Bhaigo Boro alias B. Bilaigra was shot dead by a joint team of Assam Police and the army deployed …

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Assam flood situation deteriorates, over 13 lakh hit

Guwahati, Sep 3 – The flood situation in Assam has deteriorated further, as flood waters have submerged over 2,000 villages in 19 districts, affecting over 13 lakh people, officials said on Thursday. The meteorological department has predicted more rain in the days to come, indicating further deterioration of the situation. …

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3 more Bajrang Dal activist arrested for hate message on MM Kalburgi murder

BENGALURU (TOI): A team of sleuths from the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) and Mangaluru police in coastal Karnataka has taken into custody Prasad Attavar, 38, Bajrang Dal activist, for questioning in connection with last Sunday’s gunning down of Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi in Dharwad. One more was taken into custody …

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Intolerant non-state actors unleashing barbaric violence on innocent people: Modi

New Delhi(TH): Intolerant non-state actors, who now control large territories, are unleashing barbaric violence on innocent people, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, referring to the growing conflict among religions, communities and nation-states. Prime Minister Narendra Modi with former Sri Lankan President Chandrika Kumaratunga during the ‘Samvad — Global …

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Dialogue only way to resolve conflict, says PM Modi

New Delhi(PTI): Voicing concern over violent non-state actors controlling large territories across the world and unleashing “barbaric violence”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said ideologies should give way to dialogue to resolve conflicts. “Intolerant non-state actors now control large territories where they are unleashing barbaric violence on innocent people… …

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RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat is the real boss of Indian government:INC

New Delhi(ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Thursday called Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat the real boss of the Government of India. Narendra Modi may be the Prime Minister of India, but the real boss is Mohan Bhagwat, said Tewari. Targetting the RSS-BJP meet, Tewari compared the BJP-led …

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SRK reaches 15 million followers mark on Twitter by passing PM Modi

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan reached a milestone of 15 million fan following on Twitter, becoming the second Indian actor to have the maximum admirers on the micro-blogging site, after megastar Amitabh Bachchan. Our PM Modi also has less followers than SRK  The 49-year-old ‘Chennai Express’ star, lags behind Mr. Bachchan …

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