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The mighty Brahmaputra and effect of soil erosion in Assam

Sivasagar, Prangan Duarah: A common characteristic of fields of Assam is soil erosion. Highly productive and fertile soils of Assam are now facing serious problems like soil erosion. Since 1950, the problems like soil erosion and flood has devastated the rural economy of Assam in a greater extent. The mighty …

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Does PM Modi’s visit Geneva, Switzerland supports India’s NSG bid

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi managed to secure Switzerland’s support for India’s bid for entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) as he met with President Johann Schneider-Ammann on Monday in the Alpine nation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets Switzerland President Johann Schneider-Ammann during their press statement in Geneva, …

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Russia to give ‘strongest’ air support to Syrian army

Moscow, June 6 – Russia on Monday reiterated its support to Syria and said that it will provide the most active air support for Syrian ground troops in and around the city of Aleppo to prevent terrorists from seizing it. We will decide on how our air forces should act, …

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Congress MLA quits assembly, to rejoin CPI-M

Agartala, June 6 – In a dramatic turn of events, Congress legislator Jitendra Sarkar on Monday resigned from the Tripura assembly and decided to rejoin the ruling CPI-M. Assembly Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath told IANS that Sarkar submitted his resignation to him and he had accepted it. Sarkar then told …

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Antrix-Devas deal: ED slaps Rs 1,200 crore FEMA violation notice

NEW DELHI(PTI):ED on Monday slapped a Rs 1,200 crore FEMA violation notice in connection with alleged “wrongful” gain made to private multi-media company Devas by Antrix, the commercial arm of ISRO. An order issued by the agency’s Special Director (southern region) in Chennai found Ms Devas Multimedia Private Limited, Antrix …

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Music is no more merit oriented: Dr Prabha Atre

The sparsely done central Mumbai home is in keeping with the life and times of Dr Prabha Atre who has always shunned ostentation and devoted herself to her music. As the legendary Kirana gharana maestro walks in in her signature white sari with red border, the first thing you notice …

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Check nios.ac.in for NIOS Senior Secondary

The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) has declared the NIOS 12th Result 2016 so all the students can heave a sigh of relief. The results have been made available to over 2 lakh students online. How to check your NIOS Class 12 Results 2016: 1. Visit the nios.ac.in website …

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V Narayanasamy sworn in as Puducherry Chief Minister

Puducherry , PTI:Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister V Narayanasamy was on Monday sworn in as the tenth Chief Minister of Puducherry. Lt Governor Kiran Bedi administered the oath of office and secrecy to Narayanasamy and five other ministers – A Namassivayam, Malladi Krishna Rao, M O H F …

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Russia says will take “adequate measures” to counter NATO expansion

Moscow , Reuters:Moscow is concerned by NATO’s expansion and the movement of its infrastructure towards Russia’s borders and will take “adequate measures” to protect its security, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday. “We do not hide our negative attitude to the movement of NATO’s military infrastructure towards our …

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Delhi court dismisses complaint seeking FIR against Shah Rukh & Salman

Delhi Court on June 6 has dismissed a criminal complaint filed against Bollywood actors Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan for allegedly hurting religious sentiments by entering the sets of a temple wearing shoes while shooting for reality show Bigg Boss 9.The Tis Hazari court, however, allowed the complainant to …

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