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Couple stripped over 'affair',4 cops suspended

The woman,who is a mother of five,and the man,who is also married,had fled the village together.

Uttarakhand: Post deluge,a stinking problem

Scores of dead mules in Kedar valley,govt sends veterinarians to dispose them


Rajasthan villages vow to celebrate every girl child birth

From now on villagers of Lohawat gram panchayat in Kota district will celebrate every girl child’s birth with

Big cats devour 3,villagers kill 2 leopards

Three people,including an 11-year-old girl,were mauled to death by big cats while two leopards were killed by villagers.

No takers for licence to kill

Although the governments of Punjab and Haryana have allowed villagers to hunt down wild animals raiding their fields,there are no takers for the licence to kill.

Villager killed,17 cops hurt in Midnapore clash

A villager was killed and 17 policemen were critically injured after a clash broke out between them at Chunapara village in Bengal’s West Midnapore district.


Garhi Fazli villagers make 24X7 effort to pacify ‘angry Khwaja’

These days the villagers of Garhi Fazli are repeatedly referring to the lines of Khwaja Mere Khwaja,the famous number from Hindi film Jodha Akbar.

2 lynched for ‘misbehaving’ with pilgrims

Two persons were lynched by villagers Sunday night when they allegedly misbehaved with a few pilgrims on their way from Katwa to Guskara in West Bengal’s Burdwan district....

Effort to preserve village within city

Ahmedabad student Vivek Sheth was not totally convinced when a friend told him about a part of “Bombay” — the city that supposedly never sleeps — where time runs at its own pace and everybody knows everybody else.

What govt help,ask farmers as they foot the flood bill

Farmers in several villages across the Ghaggar river have rubbished government claims of help to the flood-hit...

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Kosi floods: Villagers move out in search of shelter

A wary Bihar government has made its alertness clear, especially when the impending crisis coincides with criticism for the way it handled the 2008 flood.

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Govt. school teacher beaten to death in Manipur

Manipur, Mar 01(ANI): Mr. Thangkhogin Haokip a Government School Primary Teacher of Molnom Junior High School was allegedly killed by a suspected National Socialist Council of Nagaland - Isak-Muivah (NSCN-IM) cadres in Chandel District of Manipur. It is also being reported that several rounds of gun had been fired from the side of suspected NSCN – IM cadres. Both men and women came out on the streets and blocked the road, leading to the Aimol Satu Village, and took the dead body to the alleged NSCN-IM’s residence. The irated villagers ransacked the houses located in the Aimol Satu Village and destroyed and burnt down gates, motor-cycles, houses etc.

Sonia Gandhi on two-day visit to Rae Bareli

Rae Bareli, Feb 11 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi arrived in Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday on a two-day visit. Gandhi would be interacting with the party workers and also visit some areas in her parliamentary constituency. She also interacted with the villagers in Rae Bareli. The Congress president had last month postponed her visit to Rae Bareli.


Street dogs maul kid to death

Ajnala, Jan 11 (ANI): In a shocking incident, a three-year-old boy was killed by a pack of street dogs by constant clawing in a village in Ajnala town of Punjab. The victim, Angad Veer was playing outside his residence when the stray dogs attacked him. The deceased was the only child of his parents. Alerted by screaming of the child, residents rushed out to rescue him but large number of wild dogs tried to attack them too.Veer was rushed to a nearby hospital in Ajnala, where doctors declared him brought dead.The villagers alleged government failure in keeping a check on the growing population of stray dogs despite many cases of dog menace.