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Assam poll violence: 3 killed, 5 hurt in police firing

Security personnel had to resort to firing when a mob tried to storm into a vote counting station in western Assam’s Dhubri district at around 10.30 am on Friday today, killing three persons......

Ethnic violence rocks Assam, thousands flee

The toll in continuing violence in western Assam reached 32 on Tuesday after four persons were killed in police firing in Kokrajhar district, where shoot-at-sight orders and indefinite curfew......

Assam: More rhinos translocated under IRV 2020

Two more one-horned rhinos have been translocated to Manas National Park, a world Heritage Site in western Assam, from Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary near Guwahati as part of the Indian Rhino Vision......

Assam: Abducted engineer remains untraced

The abduction of a 50-year-old engineerin Kokrajhar district,western Assam, by suspected militants belonging to the anti-peace talks faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland has left......

Journalist shot dead in Assam

Unidentified assailants shot dead a young journalist in Kokrajhar district of western Assam on Saturday. This is the second killing of a journalist within a week in conflict-ridden north-east.......

Monsoon makes slow march

The monsoon is making slow progress across the country, even as millions of farmers eagerly wait for the first showers. The progress of rains is expected to be slow over the next few days and it is......

Highlights of the Interim Railway Budget

Presenting the Interim Railway Budget for 2014-15, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday announced a slew of measures for improving the services of Indian Railways. Here are the......

Vultures get restaurant in Raigad

The Maharashtra government has launched a "restaurant" to save the vulture, nature's most efficient scavenger. The 20-acre restaurant is located in the Fansad sanctuary in the Raigad district which......

UP frames 'India's best' land acquisition policy

With a view to containing the crisis arising due to the on-going farmers' agitation in western Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Mayawati on Friday chalked out a new farmer-friendly course. Her......

PIX: Bhupen Hazarika's body arrives in Assam, last rites today

Thousands of mourners with tears in their eyes gathered at the airport here as the body of Assam's cultural icon Bhupen Hazarika was flown in from Mumbai today. Governor J B Patnaik and Chief......

Bhupen Hazarika's body reaches Assam, last rites tomorrow

Thousands of mourners with tears in their eyes gathered at the airport here as the body of Assam's cultural icon Bhupen Hazarika was flown in from Mumbai today.Governor J B Patnaik and Chief......

First Look: Newton's 3rd Law

Kannadigas have time and again gone beyond the barriers of Kannada film industry and attempted to make a mark in the world of international cinema. After Anup, who recently came out with an......

Army Red beat Pune FC in Durand Cup

Army Red defeated a second string Pune FC 2-0 in the opening match of the quarter-final league stage of the 126th Durand Cup Football Tournament in New Delhi on Monday. T V Vipin and C......

  People speak for western assam

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Francisco
Q. If, as some say, BJP will get 200 seats, from which states will they get these seats?
Francisco:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-as-some-say-bjp-will-get-200-seats-from-which-states-will/27089149/answers/

Ajeebdastan
Q. REDIFF NEWS -Six bus passengers were killed and two others injured in a dastardly attack by suspected terrorists belonging to the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Sangbijit faction) at on the national highway in Kokrajhar district in western Assam late on Friday night. Is it all well in ASSAM ?
Ajeebdastan:  A. their chances are from the western India, like Maharashtra, Gujarat, MP, Rajasthan, HP, Chattisgarh, goa, Delhi, Bihar and UP.Jharkhand,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/rediff-news--six-bus-passengers-were-killed-and-two-others-i/26996881/answers/27089163

Ajeebdastan
Q. kya india me rainforest hain agar haa to kaha ?
Ajeebdastan:  A. Jee The main areas of tropical forest are found in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands; the Western Ghats, which fringe the Arabian Sea coastline of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kya-india-me-rainforest-hain-agar-haa-to-kaha-/26996881/answers/20205587

alternate
Q. which area is heavy rainfall area in india
Alternate:  A. The west coastal lowlands, the Western Ghats, and southern parts of Assam have this climate type. It is characterized by high temperatures...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-area-is-heavy-rainfall-area-in-india/20205581/answers/19550783

  Web results for Western Assam
Muslims in India worried about Israeli assault

Just how are the Indian Muslims reacting to the Israel-Hamas conflict at the Gaza Strip? A quick look at different strata of the Muslim society —... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/gazaunderattack/a-prayer-for-gaza-indian-muslim-worries-about-israeli-assault/article1-1246141.aspx
Ambient intolerance goes up

Something has changed in our society after Narendra Modi became the prime minister. Today, speaking carelessly about other religious communities... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/bharat-bhushan-ambient-intolerance-goes-up-114072901247_1.html
Aishwarya Rai donated

UPSC protest on, government advises aspirants to stay calm | Cloudy Tuesday, similar weather Wednesday | Teenaged girl gang-raped at gunpoint in... ...

http://chennaionline.com/movies/cine-buzz/20145029015020/Aishwarya-Rai-donated.col
Why do you call Vijay a Superstar, says an actor

UPSC protest on, government advises aspirants to stay calm | Cloudy Tuesday, similar weather Wednesday | Teenaged girl gang-raped at gunpoint in... ...

http://chennaionline.com/movies/cine-buzz/20145329015329/Why-do-you-call-Vijay-a-Superstar-says-an-actor.col
Student Association inaugurated

21 killed as bus falls into Himachal gorge | UPSC protest on, government advises aspirants to stay calm | Cloudy Tuesday, similar weather Wednesday... ...

http://chennaionline.com/City360/City-Feature/20141229031245/Student-Association-inaugurated.col

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