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Nagaland author Easterine to get Bal Sahitya Puraskar

Kohima, Jun 24 (UNI) Noted poet and author of Nagaland Easterine Kire has been selected for the Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2018 for her novel ‘Son of the Thundercloud'.

According to report received today the award was announced by India’s national academy of letters, the Sahitya Akademi, after its executive board met on Friday last in Guwahati.
It has approved 23 writers of various Indian languages for the award. Kire was selected for the best author award in the English category. The Bal Sahitya Puraskar, comprising a casket containing an engraved copper plaque and a cheque of Rs 50, 000, will be given away at a function on November 14, 2018.
Easterine Kire’s book had won the Book of the Year Award for fiction at the Tata Literature Live Awards 2017.
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No case against SBI official in Meghalaya

02 Jul 2020 | 11:53 PM

Shillong, Jul 2 (UNI) The Meghalaya government on Thursday said that it will not take up any case against the manager of the State Bank of India, Khliehriat Branch, East Jaintia Hills, as there was a ‘communication gap’ regarding his health.

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J'khand: 60 fresh COVID cases found on Thursday, tally reaches 2,585

02 Jul 2020 | 11:48 PM

Ranchi, Jul 2 (UNI) A total of 60 fresh cases of coronavirus were detected in the state spread across 16 districts following which the overall tally of Covid-19 patients in Jharkhand reached to 2,585 on Thursday.

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Karnataka's water warrior becomes a hero

02 Jul 2020 | 11:42 PM

Mandya, Jul 2 (UNI) Karnataka government on Thursday rewarded a shepherd of a village of this district with a lifetime free state bus pass for his selfless service of digging 16 ponds for store water for animals.

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UP CM wants asymptomatic Covid patients to be kept in hospitals in NCR

02 Jul 2020 | 11:39 PM

Lucknow, Jul 2 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has suggested that as the traffic between Delhi and NCR region is regular and heavy, the asymptomatic patients should be kept in hospitals under the watchful eyes of the doctors because they can be a big threat to community spread.

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Bihar: Ration card now under purview of Public Grievances Redressal Act

02 Jul 2020 | 11:31 PM

Patna, Jul 2 (UNI) In order to ensure food security to the poor, Bihar government on Thursday incorporated the complaints regarding the ration cards in the Public Grievances Redressal Act.

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