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    Assam: Six fishermen electrocuted in Nagaon district

    Rupohi: At least six fishermen were electrocuted and as many injured when a live high-voltage wire touched the water of a pond in Nagaon district of Assam Friday, police said. The incident happened in Rupohi area under Juria police station when the 11,000-volt power line, hanging loose over the pond, touched the water.

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    IndiGo bus catches fire at Chennai airport, passengers rescued

    Chennai: A bus belonging to IndiGo Airlines caught fire at the airport here while ferrying passengers of a domestic inbound flight, according to airport officials. No one was injured in the incident Thursday as the fire was doused immediately, they said.

  • RRB Group D September 25 exam in Bhopal delayed, new dates likely to be out soon

    The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has postponed the Group D exam in Bhopal which was scheduled to take place on September 25. The exam was a computer-based exam for the Level 1 posts is to take place in three shifts. Meanwhile, the reason for delaying the test hasn’t revealed but the reports suggest that due to BJP worker’s meeting, the board has decided to delay the exam. The new date for the

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists kill three policemen after abducting them

    Srinagar: Terrorists killed three policemen after abducting them from Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir early Friday, officials said. The policemen were abducted nearly three weeks after terrorists had abducted relatives of policemen from various places in south Kashmir on August 30. The relatives were later released.

  • No relief for citizens as fuel prices continue to hike

    New Delhi: Fuel prices continued to soar on Friday morning as petrol price in New Delhi is being sold at Rs 82.32 per litre while diesel at Rs 73.87 per litre. In Mumbai, petrol is being retailed at an all-time high of Rs 89.69 per litre and diesel at Rs 78.42 per litre.

  • Cyclonic storms to hit Odisha, Andhra Pradesh in next few hours: IMD

    Vizag: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that a low pressure formed over the west-central Bay of Bengal has intensified into a deep depression on Thursday and is likely to transform into a cyclonic storm in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha in the next few hours.

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    Centre working to combat fuel price hike: HPCL chairman Mukesh Surana

    New Delhi: Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) Chairman Mukesh K. Surana has said that the Centre is working towards increasing local production of oil and gas with an aim to combat the rising fuel prices. Reacting on soaring fuel prices in the country, Surana told ANI that the devaluation of the Indian rupee against the US Dollar is responsible for the hike in fuel prices in the country.

  • Bhima-Koregaon Violence: Bajrang Dal, Patit Pavan role in riots

    Mumbai: Three witnesses have filed a common affidavit which clearly points to the role of Manohar Bhide and Milind Ekbote as the main conspirators in the Bhima Koregaon riots. This affidavit is among the 20 affidavits filed by various witnesses before the inquiry commission headed by Jainarayan Patel, retired chief justice of Calcutta High Court, and Sumit Mullick, former chief secretary of the Maharashtra government.

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    HAL staff is angry with own defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman

    New Delhi: Engineers and other staff of the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited are upset over Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman rubbishing the capability of her own ministry’s public sector undertaking in trying to justify the Modi government in the Rafale aircraft deal.