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Four fishermen from Kendrapara missing in Bay of Bengal
Four fishermen from Kendrapara missing in Bay of Bengal

The missing fisherman, according to the police, were all from Ramnagar fishing village under Mahakalpada police station jurisdiction in Kendrapara.

Meghalaya: 11-year-old gangraped twice in two months by 7 minors
Meghalaya: 11-year-old gangraped twice in two months by 7 minors

The police officer said the accused have confessed to the crime and have been sent to a juvenile home.

Jodhpur: Six arrested as drug traffickers shoot policeman
Jodhpur: Six arrested as drug traffickers shoot policeman

Police have also seized four vehicles belonging to the suppliers and consignment receivers.

Boy killed by leopard in Doda
Boy killed by leopard in Doda

The leopard also ate away a portion of the body by the time the parents and the villagers could trace him.

Man arrested for raping two minor daughters after neighbours approach DCW
Man arrested for raping two minor daughters after neighbours approach DCW

According to police, the family has 7 daughters and a son. While the accused has been arrested, the minor girls have been sent to a shelter home.

Candidate hands over Rs 8500 in Re one coins as security deposit
Candidate hands over Rs 8500 in Re one coins as security deposit

When asked about rationale behind it, Balamwar said that the amount has been collected in coins from 8500 non-aided school teachers in his constituency, who have contributed towards his nomination.

Two arrested in Bihar for smuggling rare lizards
Two arrested in Bihar for smuggling rare lizards

A joint team of state, railway and forest officials arrested the accused from Kishanganj railway station on Monday night when they were waiting to deliver the two lizards, a rare species.

Bahujan Vikas Aghadi to contest all 131 seats in Thane municipal polls
Bahujan Vikas Aghadi to contest all 131 seats in Thane municipal polls

BVA currently has 105 councillors in the Virar-Vasai civic body.

Four children charred to death in fire in Gurugram
Four children charred to death in fire in Gurugram

The family members were sleeping in the hut when the fire broke out at around 11.30 PM in their hut in Sontash ki Dhani village at Mohammadpur Jharsa.

Gatekeeper stops train, saves girl in Nagapattinam district
Gatekeeper stops train, saves girl in Nagapattinam district

The incident occurred last night when a passerby noticed a girl on the railway track between Sirkazhi and Vaitheeswarankoil in the district and informed the keeper of Panamangalam railway gate.

Sales Tax inspector held for taking Rs 1.5 lakh as bribe
Sales Tax inspector held for taking Rs 1.5 lakh as bribe

Prashant Wanjalkar was arrested from Dadar while he was taking the second installment of the bribe sum, an ACB official said.

Seven killed in two road mishaps in Lakhimpur Kheri
Seven killed in two road mishaps in Lakhimpur Kheri

The first accident took place on Pilibhit-Basti highway near Mahrajnagar village while the second mishap on Bhira-Pallia road near Malpur.

Teenager raped at Matheran, one arrested
Teenager raped at Matheran, one arrested

The incident occured on January 10 when the accused took the girl to Matheran and forced himself on her at a lodge there after locking her up in a room.

CRPF jawan, sniffer dog injured in pressure bomb blast
CRPF jawan, sniffer dog injured in pressure bomb blast

The incident took place under Bijapur police station limits when a ROP of CRPF’s 85th battalion was out on to ensure security to a patch on Bijapur-Bhopalpattnam road.

Congress lost as it didn’t contest on party symbol, says Tanwar
Congress lost as it didn’t contest on party symbol, says Tanwar

Political parties in the state have in the past as well not been contesting the local body elections on party symbols.

Phagwara: Kin booked for ‘blackmailing’ woman
Phagwara: Kin booked for ‘blackmailing’ woman

The man, who is the woman’s maternal uncle, had blackmailed the 23-year-old by putting her objectionable photos on the internet and stealing cash and gold.

Pravasi Haryana Divas event in Gurgaon on January 10, 11
Pravasi Haryana Divas event in Gurgaon on January 10, 11

The two-day event will be attended by several dignitaries, including Manohar Lal Khattar, Haryana CM; Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State, Ministry of Commerce and Industry; Piyush Goyal, etc.

AAP stages protest against Sukhvilas Resort
AAP stages protest against Sukhvilas Resort

The AAP volunteers raised slogans against the Badal family and demanded a probe into the sources of money spent on constructing the resort.

‘Sometimes when I wake up, I hope it was all a bad dream’
‘Sometimes when I wake up, I hope it was all a bad dream’

The sleepy village of Kasarwadavli in Thane had woken up to reports on the morning of February 28, that Hasnain Warekar had slit the throats of 14 members of his family before committing suicide by hanging himself.

Defence cross-examines forensic expert
Defence cross-examines forensic expert

The court of Principal, District and Sessions Judge S S Shinde fixed the next hearing for January 23, when the defence is expected to begin its final arguments.

Dhule riots: Victims’ kin demand government report to be made public
Dhule riots: Victims’ kin demand government report to be made public

The state, meanwhile, has said it is evaluating the contents of the report and would make the findings public at an appropriate time.

Congress MLA facing harassment case for sending vulgar texts ‘absconding’, say police
Congress MLA facing harassment case for sending vulgar texts ‘absconding’, say police

Satara police in November had registered a case against Gore after a woman filed a complaint alleging he had harassed her by sending lewd and vulgar messages and seeking sexual favours.

In Mohali, it’s no work, no pay for labourers
In Mohali, it’s no work, no pay for labourers

The daily wagers are still finding it tough to get work.

BJP wins 30 seats in Faridabad civic elections
BJP wins 30 seats in Faridabad civic elections

The party termed the victory as a support for the Prime Minister and demonetisation.

‘Maluka guilty of tampering with Sikh prayer’
‘Maluka guilty of tampering with Sikh prayer’

It has not been specified by Akal Takht when Maluka should start performing the religious sentence.

Bring wall down, say Maqboolpura residents
Bring wall down, say Maqboolpura residents

Unlike Maqboolpura, the new colony, planned in 2004 and built just behind Maqboolpura, has a few homes but basic amenities like roads, sewerage, street lights and especially parks and playgrounds for children are in place.

Gram panchayat razes soldier’s house in Shirur
Gram panchayat razes soldier’s house in Shirur

The house was razed on December 28, when the Gram Panchayat claimed to have been conducting an anti-encroachment drive but targeted only these two houses.

Gurgaon wins award for using drones to create digital maps for land records
Gurgaon wins award for using drones to create digital maps for land records

The award is to be conferred upon Gurugram’s district administration at the two-day 20th National Conference on e-Governance to be held at Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh.

Ex-serviceman shoots son in Gurgaon
Ex-serviceman shoots son in Gurgaon

According to police, the incident took place at 9 pm on Friday in Gurgaon’s Patel Nagar area, where the accused resided with his wife and son.

Pondy BJP scoffs at Congress’ criticism of functioning of Kiran Bedi
Pondy BJP scoffs at Congress’ criticism of functioning of Kiran Bedi

The latest friction in the ties between Bedi and the Puducherry government came after the former cancelled the Chief Minister’s January 2 order

Jharkhand: Maoist killed in encounter with security forces
Jharkhand: Maoist killed in encounter with security forces

The security forces comprising CRPF and District Armed Police personnel launched a massive anti-Naxal operation

Ghaziabad: 6 factories sealed for operating illegally
Ghaziabad: 6 factories sealed for operating illegally

Officials say such raids will be conducted in future and strict action would be taken against those illegally running factories Ghaziabad

Tripura to go for cashless payment system in public transactions from New Year
Tripura to go for cashless payment system in public transactions from New Year

As per the plan, transactions in all departments under the state government will be made by mostly digital mode from 1st January, 2017.

Tamil Nadu: Shredded Rs 1000 notes create flutter
Tamil Nadu: Shredded Rs 1000 notes create flutter

“The value of the total notes found could not be much…we are inquiring into the scrapped cash dump,” the official said.

Curfew imposed in parts of Imphal, mobile internet service snapped after violence
Curfew imposed in parts of Imphal, mobile internet service snapped after violence

Taking serious note on the prevailing situation here following three blasts on Friday, the state Cabinet has decided to shut down Internet service in Imphal West district with immediate effect.

Low-intensity earthquake in Arunachal Pradesh
Low-intensity earthquake in Arunachal Pradesh

No loss of life or damage to property has been reported so far