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    29 Indian Cities and Towns Highly Vulnerable to Earthquakes

29 Indian Cities and Towns Highly Vulnerable to Earthquakes

Twenty-nine Indian cities and towns, including Delhi and capitals of nine states, fall under “severe” to “very severe” seismic zones – highly vulnerable to earthquakes – according to the National

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    Six Policemen, 20 Gorkhaland Activists Injured in Fresh Violence

Six Policemen, 20 Gorkhaland Activists Injured in Fresh Violence

At least six policemen and 20 pro-Gorkhaland supporters were injured in fresh violence and arson in the northern West Bengal hills following a Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) organised Khukri Rally.

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    Indefinite Shutdown Enters 45th Day in Darjeeling Hills

Indefinite Shutdown Enters 45th Day in Darjeeling Hills

Normal life remained crippled in the Darjeeling hills due to the indefinite shutdown, called by pro-Gorkhaland activists, which on Saturday entered its 45th day. The situation in the picturesque north

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    Govt Lifts Restrictions on International Roaming in Northeast

Govt Lifts Restrictions on International Roaming in Northeast

The Union Government has lifted restrictions on International roaming in Northeast and directed the Licensed Service Providers to provide the facility to foreign subscribers. Union Minister Manoj Sinha informed this

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    ‘Cadet Strength of NCC Northeast Region Will Increase’

‘Cadet Strength of NCC Northeast Region Will Increase’

The Director General of the National Cadet Corps (NCC) Lt Gen Vinod Vashisht on Tuesday said the cadet strength of the NCC Northeast region directorate will see an increase of

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    Barak Hostel: New JNU Hostel to Allot 75% Rooms to Northeast Students

Barak Hostel: New JNU Hostel to Allot 75% Rooms to Northeast Students

A new hostel is going to come up on the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus in New Delhi, where 75 per cent of the rooms will be allotted to the

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‘East-Northeast Can be the Food Bowl of India’

  ‘East-Northeast Can be the Food Bowl of India’

The east and north-eastern parts of the country have unique advantage to be the food bowl of India, chairman of

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49 Players from Northeast Selected in ISL Indian Player Draft

  49 Players from Northeast Selected in ISL Indian Player Draft

NET Bureau, Arup Singh  The Hero Indian Super League (ISL) 2017 Draft concluded on Sunday with complete squads of all

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Govt Bid to Push Northeast Crafts: Assam to Host Handloom Day Function

  Govt Bid to Push Northeast Crafts: Assam to Host Handloom Day Function

For the first time, Guwahati will play host to the National Handloom Day celebrations on August 7, as the government

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Demand in Lok Sabha for Repeal of AFSPA from Northeast

  Demand in Lok Sabha for Repeal of AFSPA from Northeast

A demand was made in the Lok Sabha on Friday by a Congress member for repeal of the Armed Forces

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4,472 Pilgrims from Northeast Set to Go to Saudi Arabia for Haj

  4,472 Pilgrims from Northeast Set to Go to Saudi Arabia for Haj

A total of 4,472 pilgrims from the northeastern states are set to go to Saudi Arabia for Haj this year,

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Portal for Online Sale of Steel Products in Northeast

  Portal for Online Sale of Steel Products in Northeast

A dedicated portal for online sale of steel products in the north-eastern region was launched by Union Minister Birender Singh

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Rs 19,000 Cr Invested on National Highways in Northeast: Union Minister

  Rs 19,000 Cr Invested on National Highways in Northeast: Union Minister

The government has spent around Rs 19,000 crore in the last two years for strengthening road infrastructure in the north-eastern

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Sainik Schools to Wean Young in Northeast Away from Insurgency

  Sainik Schools to Wean Young in Northeast Away from Insurgency

By Rupesh Dutta In a bid to provide better education and training to young people, the Arunachal Pradesh government is

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NEUFC Launches Own Residential Youth Academy to Tap Talent in Northeast

  NEUFC Launches Own Residential Youth Academy to Tap Talent in Northeast

Bollywood Superstar John Abraham’s popular football club, the NorthEast United FC (NEUFC), took its first major step towards nurturing footballing

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All Northeast States to Have Business Facilitation Centres

  All Northeast States to Have Business Facilitation Centres

Development of North Eastern Region (DONER) Minister Jitendra Singh on Wednesday said that Business Facilitation Centres (BFC) will be set

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Shutdown to Go on, GJM Wants Gorkhaland Issue Raised in Parliament

  Shutdown to Go on, GJM Wants Gorkhaland Issue Raised in Parliament

The Gorkhaland Movement Coordination Committee (GMCC) on Tuesday said the indefinite shutdown in the north Bengal hills will continue and

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