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Lighting kills minor in Dumka, man seriously injured

Dumka, Sep 8 (UNI) A minor boy lost his life while a man sustained serious injuries as lightning struck in Vanharipur village under Shikaripada Police Station area of this district today in the evening.
The deceased has been identified as Ravinath Soren (10) while Bodo Murmu (45) sustained serious injuries who was later admitted in a hospital in Rampurhaat of West Bengal.
Locals said the duo were grazing cattle when suddenly it started raining, to prevent themselves from the rain they were running to find a shelter when suddenly lightning struck killing the boy on the spot.
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Nine manifestations of Goddess Durga in Postage Stamps

23 Oct 2020 | 11:03 PM

Kolkata, Oct 23 (UNI) The Department of Posts, West Bengal Circle, is releasing a set of nine commemorative postage stamps on ‘Nine manifestation of Goddess Durga’ on the eve of Durga Puja.

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Home Stay operators trained in SOPs to host tourists during COVID

23 Oct 2020 | 10:49 PM

Gangtok, Oct 23 (UNI) Home Stay Association of Sikkim, led by Jigme Dorjee Bhutia, hosted a workshop in association with Tourism & Civil Aviation Department, here today.

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KSU seeks ‘independent inquiry’ into radiation leakage

23 Oct 2020 | 10:03 PM

Shillong, Oct 23 (UNI) The powerful Khasi Students Union (KSU) has rejected the Meghalaya government’s move to have an inquiry into the alleged leakage of ‘radiation" in uranium-rich
South West Khasi Hills district bordering Bangladesh by IIT Guwahati and North Eastern Hill
University (NEHU), which are centrally funded universities and thus, according to the Union
appear as "Dependent Agencies" and not "Independent Agencies ".

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Congress highlights illegality in coal transportation in Meghalaya

23 Oct 2020 | 9:59 PM

Shillong, Oct 23 (UNI) Former Chief Minister and currently leader of Opposition in
Meghalaya Dr Mukul Sangma on Friday challenged the claim of the National People's
Party-led government that there are around 32 lakh metric tons of extracted coal all
over the State.

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Former Meghalaya CM dubs MDA ‘incompetent’

23 Oct 2020 | 9:56 PM

Shillong, Oct 23 (UNI) Former Chief Minister and currently leader of Opposition in Meghalaya
Dr Mukul Sangma on Friday lashed out at the National People's Party-led Meghalaya
Democratic Alliance (MDA) government, calling it ‘most incompetent’ and alleged that there is
lack of seriousness and commitment in the present dispensation to resolve the differences
between different communities arising out of the Ichamati issue.

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