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Guv greets people of Sikkim on auspicious occasion of TendongLho Rum Faat

07 Aug 2020 | 8:46 PM

Gangtok, Aug 7 ( UNI) Sikkim Governor Ganga Prasad has extended warm greetings and
best wishes to the people of Sikkim on the auspicious occasion of TendongLho Rum Faat .

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Rahul silent on Uddhav Thakre govt saving culprits of Sushant case : Modi

07 Aug 2020 | 8:09 PM

Patna, Aug 7 (UNI) Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today asked former
Congress president Rahul Gandhi why was he silent on Uddhav Thakre government saving
culprits of Sushant mysterious death case and in such a situation how he was seeking
support from people of the state for next state assembly elections.

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BJP MP Raju Bista thanks Forest Minister for incorporating regional languages

BJP MP Raju Bista thanks Forest Minister for incorporating regional languages

07 Aug 2020 | 8:08 PM

Darjeeling, Aug 7 (UNI) BJP MP Raju Bista, representing Darjeeling Parliamentary seat,
today thanked West Bengal Forest Minister Rajib Banerjee for including regional
languages for the admission test for " Van Sahayak" in north Bengal districts forests.

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Seven more held for attacking Asha karmi, Anganwadi workers

07 Aug 2020 | 8:06 PM

Puri, Aug 7 (UNI) Sea beach police have arrested seven more people in connection
with the attack on ASHA karmis and Anganwadi workers at Pentakota fishermen
colony on July 27 last.

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Handloom awards conferred on weavers, artisans

Handloom awards conferred on weavers, artisans

07 Aug 2020 | 7:48 PM

Imphal, Aug 7 (UNI) Manipur Industry and Information Minister Biswajit toay said celebrating the Handloom day alone was not adequate but we should also understand the essence of the day which is being celebrated today.

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NIA Court rejects bail plea of Akhil Gogoi

07 Aug 2020 | 7:46 PM

Guwahati/New Delhi, Aug 7 (UNI) Guwahati Special NIA Court on Friday rejects bail plea of a charge-sheeted accused Akhil Gogoi in a case related to larger conspiracy hatched by CPI (Maoist), a proscribed organisation, wherein he and other accused persons intentionally conspired and incited acts preparatory to commission of terrorist acts, a probe agency officials said here.

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Assam COVID tally rises by over 2,000 for 4 consecutive days

07 Aug 2020 | 7:38 PM

Guwahati, Aug 7 (UNI) The COVID 19 tally in Assam continued to increase by over 2,000
new cases for four consecutive days with detection of 2372 new cases in the last 24 hours,
with the number of active COVID 19 positive cases exceeding 15,000 for the first time.

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CM asks officials to work out plans to bring all government buildings in one campus

CM asks officials to work out plans to bring all government buildings in one campus

07 Aug 2020 | 7:33 PM

Ranchi, Aug 7 (UNI) Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren today asked the officials to work out plans so that the Project Building and other government departments can be brought into one campus.

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Dhankhar seeks details of BGBS from Amit Mitra

07 Aug 2020 | 7:31 PM

Kolkata, Aug 7 (UNI) Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar today said he had sought information
regarding BGBS from Finance Minister Amit Mitra as his earlier query from the ACS
Finance had not been forthcoming.

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11 employees of Assam Legislative Assembly tested COVID19 positive

07 Aug 2020 | 7:24 PM

Guwahati, Aug 7 (UNI) As many as 11 employees of the Assam Legislative Assembly has
tested positive for Coronavirus, officials said
The assembly administration has conducted test on all its employees numbering around
270 out of which 11 results came as COVID 19 positive. The Monsoon session of the
Assam Assembly is slated to commence from August 31.

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200 Railway Protection Force Constables took part in passing out parade

07 Aug 2020 | 7:22 PM

Kolkata, Aug 7 (UNI) Exactly 200 Railway Protection Force Constables today successfully
took part in the passing out parade, many of them postgraduates and honours graduates,
thanks to Indian Railways to keep the recruitment process on despite difficulties amids
covid-19 situation.

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IIT- Guwahati and Imperial College, London, develop ‘meta-grid’ to boost LED performance

07 Aug 2020 | 7:17 PM

Guwahati, Aug 7 (UNI) Researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati,
(IIT-G) and Imperial College, London, have developed a tailored ‘meta-grid’ of
nanoparticles that could make light-emitting diodes (LEDs) brighter, energy-efficient
and durable.

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Curfew lifted from Silchar parts after restoration of normalcy

07 Aug 2020 | 7:14 PM

Guwahati, Aug 7 (UNI) Following no fresh reports of any untoward incident, the Cachar
district administration of Assam lifted curfew in areas falling under Malugram Police
Outpost of Silchar town from this morning.

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Railway Protection Force apprehends oil thieves, drug peddlers

07 Aug 2020 | 7:08 PM

Guwahati, Aug 7 (UNI) Three oil thieves were arrested and large quantity of HSD oil
extracted from railway engines was seized by personnel of Railway Police Force
(RPF) at New Tinsukia station yard.

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IIT Kharagpur brings global academia to retrospect on Gandhian Thoughts

07 Aug 2020 | 7:00 PM

Kharagpur, Aug 7 (UNI) IIT Kharagpur is organising an international e-symposium
in association with top global universities to commemorate the completion of the
150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi.

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