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Bihar: Boat capsizes in River Ganga, 17 Patna, Jan 14 (IBNS): A boat ferrying 40 people capsized in River Ganga in Patna city of Bihar which left at least 17 people killed, media reports said. 14-Jan-2017
West Bengal: Bus rams crowd in Birbhum, Kolkata/Birbhum, Jan 14 (IBNS): At least six persons, including a civic volunteer, were killed and several others were injured when a speeding bus crashed into cars and rammed pedestrians on Saturday morning at Ilambazar in West Bengal's Birbhum district, reports said. 14-Jan-2017
Kolkata: Police arrests BJP leader Jaypr Kolkata, Jan 14 (IBNS): After a marathon interrogation for nearly 8 hours at Bidhannagar North Police Station in Kolkata, police on Saturday evening booked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jayprakash Majumder in connection with an alleged fraud case, reports said. 14-Jan-2017
Lucknow: Jet Airways cancels flights du Lucknow, Jan 14 (IBNS): Jet Airways flight 9W 755 Delhi-Lucknow and 9W 756 Lucknow-Delhi have been cancelled in Lucknow airport due to 'tenchnical issues'. 14-Jan-2017
Congress questions Nitish party’s move Patna, Jan 14 (TheBIharPost/IBNS): The Congress has questioned the move of the JD-U to invite BJP people at its feast to be hosted on Sunday to mark Makar Sankranti. 14-Jan-2017
Ramvilas Paswan discharged from hospital Patna, Jan 14 (IBNS): Union Minister and LJP president Ramvilas Paswan on Saturday said he has been discharged from a hospital here. 14-Jan-2017
PM Modi mourns former Punjab CM Surjit S New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday mourned the death of former Punjab Chief Minister Surjit Singh Barnala. 14-Jan-2017
Punjab polls: Capt.Amarinder Singh wants New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS): Senior Congress leader Capt.Amarinder Singh on Saturday said he wants to contest the polls from the Lambi seat in the upcoming Punjab Assembly elections. 14-Jan-2017
Former Punjab CM Surjit Singh Barnala di Chandigarh, Jan 14 (IBNS): After prolonged illness, former Chief Minister of Punjab Surjit Singh Barnala passed away on Saturday. 14-Jan-2017
Mamata Banerjee remembers writer Mahashw Kolkata, Jan 14 (IBNS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee remembered writer and social activist Mahashweta Devi on her birth anniversary. 14-Jan-2017
Anil Vij'S comment on Mahatma Gandhi tri New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi hit out at BJP leader and Haryana minister Anil Vij after he triggered a controversy by saying that use of 'Father of the Nation' Mahatma Gandhi's image has led devaluation of notes. 14-Jan-2017
ONGC restoring the ancient Kunds of Vara New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS): The Ghats, the temples and the Kunds of Varanasi are the driving force which attracts millions of tourists to this ancient city every year. 14-Jan-2017
Bihar: Assembly Speaker Awadhesh Narayan Patna, Jan 14 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): Scores of leaders turned up at the Patna residence of RJD chief Lalu Prasad to enjoy feast to on the occasion of Makar Sankrati—marking the transition of the sun into the zodiacal sign of Makara (Capricorn) on its celestial path. 14-Jan-2017
Pema Khandu-led Arunchal Pradesh inducts Itanagar, Jan 14 (IBNS): Three Cabinet ministers were sworn-in on Saturday to join the Pema Khandu led BJP- government of Arunachal Pradesh, according to media reports. 14-Jan-2017
Tamil Nadu :Police cane crowd protesting Madurai, Jan 14 (IBNS) : Police reportedly used baton to tackle a crowd protesting against the ban on Jallikattu, the traditional bull fight game of Tamil Nadu during Pongal festival in Madurai's Avaniapuram area on Saturday, reports said. 14-Jan-2017
BSF jawan's wife demands CBI inquiry int New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS) : A day after the Home Ministry submitted a report to the Prime Minister's Office stating that Border Security Force (BSF) constable Tej Bahadur Yadav's complaint about poor quality food was unsubstantiated, his wife aired herself, demanding CBI probe into the matter, media reports said. 14-Jan-2017
Rahul Gandhi greets nation on Pongal, Ma New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS): Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Pongal, Makar Sankranti and Magh Bihu. 14-Jan-2017
Cold wave sweeps Kashmir, mercury dips t Srinagar, Jan 14 (IBNS) : The severe cold wave condition continued in Jammu and Kashmir as the minimum temperature dipped further to minus 6.8 degrees Celsius on Friday, recording the season's coldest night so far. 14-Jan-2017
Man found dead in Kolkata canal Kolkata, Jan 14 (IBNS): The body of an elderly man was recovered from a canal near Garia railway station in Kolkata on Saturday, reports said. 14-Jan-2017
Islamic Research Foundation moves Delhi New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS): Islamic preacher and televangelist Zakir Naik's Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) has moved Delhi High Court challenging the government's ban on the NGO, reports said. 14-Jan-2017
PM Modi greets nation on Pongal, Makar S New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Makar Sankranti, Magh Bihu and Pongal. 14-Jan-2017
Bihar govt announces to grant benefits o Patna, Jan 13 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): Thousands of contractual schoolteachers in Bihar came to know it from a close when they forced the state government in Bihar to concede to their demands for the second time in the past few months. 13-Jan-2017
Bhopal survivors laud Chief Judicial Mag Bhopal, Jan 13 (IBNS): Leaders of five organisations of survivors of the Union Carbide disaster in Bhopal on Friday welcomed the decision of the Chief Judicial Magistrate to summon The Dow Chemical Company (TDCC) through email. 13-Jan-2017
Bus mows down woman in Kolkata, class-V Kolkata, Jan 13 (IBNS): A middle-aged woman was killed and her husband was injured when speeding public bus lost its control and hit their motorcycle at Kaikhali area under Baguiati Police Station limits on Friday morning, reports said. 13-Jan-2017
Kharagpur shooting: Police books 7, 4 mo Kolkata/Kharagpur, Jan 13 (IBNS): Police on Friday arrested seven persons who are involved in Wednesday's Kharagpur shootout from several areas of West Medinipur and neighbouring state Jharkhand, officials said. 13-Jan-2017
Mamata Banerjee hands over keys of Bonho Kolkata, jan 13 (IBNS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Oon Friday handed over keys to the owner’s of the apartments of “Bonorini”, the much awaited Bonhooghly Tenement Project - a unique Public Private Partnership initiative inspired by the Chief Minister herself & taken up by Refugee Relief & Rehabilitation Department, Government Of West Bengal, Siddha Group & Eden Realty Group. 13-Jan-2017
Calcutta HC grants conditional permissio Kolkata, Jan 13 (IBNS): Rejecting Kolkata Police's decision, a division bench of the Calcutta High Court, led by Justice Joymalya Bagchi, on Friday granted permission to BJP's ideological fountainhead Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) to host Mohan Bhagwat's rally in city's Brigade Parade Ground, which is scheduled to be held on Saturday. 13-Jan-2017
Vice President greets people on Makar Sa New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS): Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari on Friday greeted the people of India on the eve of Makar Sankranti and Pongal. 13-Jan-2017
Lieutenant General Sarath Chand takes ov New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS): Lieutenant General Sarath Chand took over as Vice Chief of Army Staff and paid homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti, on Friday. 13-Jan-2017
Khadi calendar featuring PM Modi trigger New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS): The calendar and diary of the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has triggered a controversy as the covers of them featured Prime Minister Narendra Modi spinning the charkha. 13-Jan-2017
Death threat to Sourav Ganguly: 1 booked Kolkata, Jan 13 (IBNS): Police on Friday morning arrested one man from Midnapore city in West Bengal's West Medinipur district for sending letter with death threat to former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly, officials said. 13-Jan-2017
Sanitation: Bihar schoolgirl becomes a r Patna, Jan 13 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): A 10-year-old schoolgirl has emerged as a role model for the society for her unique sanitation campaign. 13-Jan-2017
Kolkata: Human skulls, bones found in Be Kolkata, Jan 13 (IBNS): Police on Friday recovered few human skulls and bones from a garbage dump at Biren Roy Road (East) area under Behala Police Station limits in Kolkata, reports said. 13-Jan-2017
Efforts to make the Ganga Sagar Mela fre Gangasagar, South 24 Parganas, Jan 13 (IBNS): Every effort is being made the Ganga Sagar Mela-2017 an example for the entire country so far as cleanliness is concerned. 13-Jan-2017
Union Minister Thaawarchand Gehlot inaug New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS): Thaawarchand Gehlot, Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment inaugurated the Silver Jubilee celebrations of National Backward Classes Finance & Development Corporation (NBCFDC), on Friday. 13-Jan-2017
Soldiers with grievances can call me dir New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS) : Reacting to the recent viral video posted by a BSF jawan complaining bad food, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Friday said that soldiers must raise their complaints internally and can approach directly to him. 13-Jan-2017
Bihar: Two road construction company emp Patna, Jan 13 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): Armed criminals shot dead two employees of a road construction company in Bihar late Thursday night. 13-Jan-2017
SC refuses to pass fresh order to stop c Hyderabad, Jan 13 (IBNS): The Supreme Court of India, on Friday, refused to pass any fresh order to stop cockfights in Andhra Pradesh, according to media reports. 13-Jan-2017
Cold wave in north India : Two die in HP New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS) : Two persons died as a severe cold wave continued to sweep north India with the mercury remaining in the sub-zero level in many places of Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh while places like Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Punjab experienced biting cold. 13-Jan-2017
Naga People’s Front and People’s Dem New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS): The Chief Electoral Officer, in a release on Friday, said there are two recognized state parties in Manipur, viz., Naga People’s Front (NPF) and the People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA). 13-Jan-2017
EC to decide on Samajwadi Party symbol t New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS) : Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav reached the Election Commission office as the poll panel is set to decide on Friday which of the two warring factions of Uttar Pradesh's ruling party will own the election symbol, 'cycle.' 13-Jan-2017
Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal greet nati New Delhi, Jan 13 (IBNS): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday greeted the nation on the occasion of Lohri. 13-Jan-2017
Tamil Nadu : DMK hit the street for stat Chennai, Jan 13 (IBNS) : A day after the Supreme Court refused to pass a judgment on Jallikattu before Pongal, Dravida Munetra Kazhagam (DMK), the main opposition in Tamil Nadu, called for a state-wide protest on Friday, reports said. 13-Jan-2017
Kashmir: Massive fire guts several build Srinagar, Jan 13 (IBNS): A massive fire gutted several buildings, including two banks and a post office in Srinagar, reports said. 13-Jan-2017
Ram Vilas Paswan admitted to Patna hospi Patna, Jan 12 (TheBIharPost/IBNS): Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan was admitted to a hospital in Patna on late Thursday evening after sudden complains of breathlessness. 12-Jan-2017
Denied leave, Indian soldier opens fire Patna, Jan 12 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): A paramilitary soldier from country's elite Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) on Thursday shod dead four of his colleagues apparently upset at not being granted leave. 12-Jan-2017
Rose Valley: TMC MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay Bhubaneswar, Jan 12 (IBNS): A local court in Bhubaneswar on Thursday sent arrested Trinamool Congress (TMC) Parliamentary leader Sudip Bandyopadhyay to judicial custody for 14 days. 12-Jan-2017
Manipur: Civilian killed, three injured Guwahati, Jan 12 (IBNS): Unidentified militants on Thursday evening killed a civilian and injured three in the newly created Noney district of Manipur. 12-Jan-2017
APSC's cash-for-job scam: Police likely Guwahati, Jan 12 (IBNS): Assam Police are likely to grill a former minister and journalists after the former Assam Public Service Commission (APCC) chairman Rakesh Paul, who was arrested in the cash-for-job scam, named several high profile personalities and claimed to have paid them in order to keep quiet. 12-Jan-2017
Footage is more important than Mathew Sa Kolkata, Jan 12 (IBNS): The Calcutta High Court on Thursday said that the court is more concerned about the Narada sting footage than the character of Narada News's CEO Mathew Samuel. 12-Jan-2017
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