Malkangiri (Orissa), Aug 5 (IANS) Maoists abducted two persons from Orissa's Malkangiri district and are believed to have killed one of them suspecting him to be a police informer, police said Sunday.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 2:37:36 PM
Bhubaneswar, Aug 5 (IANS) Heavy overnight rains lashed parts of coastal Orissa including capital Bhubaneswar, flooding roads, keeping people housebound and throwing normal life out of gear Sunday.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 2:37:06 PM
Patna, Aug 5 (IANS) A week of heavy rains has turned green fields into vast expanses of water across much of Bihar with millions of people driven from their flooded homes, huddling together on stretches of raised embankments, on roofs and bridges - hungry, thirsty and desperate.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 2:25:51 PM
Srinagar, Aug 5 (IANS) Eight civilians were wounded when a grenade tossed by separatist guerrillas at a passing army convoy exploded on the road near the Jammu and Kashmir capital Sunday.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 1:23:42 PM
Lucknow, Aug 5 (IANS) Flood waters started receding in some areas of Uttar Pradesh Sunday where over flowing rivers have claimed 125 lives so far and driven two million people from their homes.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 1:23:15 PM
Indore, Aug 5 (IANS) Two students of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM)-Indore drowned in the Choral river near the city while on a picnic. The bodies were recovered Sunday, police said.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 12:35:42 PM
Kolkata, Aug 5 (IANS) At least 22 people were injured, some critically, when a train collided with a lorry at an unmanned level crossing in West Bengal's Burdwan district Sunday.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 12:35:14 PM
Indore, Aug 5 (IANS) From 22-year-old Tulsi to 50-year-old Bhagwati, the majority of women in a village here have two similarities - drunken husbands and toy-making, a profession they have turned to in desperation.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 12:34:48 PM
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Whether in front of posh coffee joints or in subways, near multiplexes or across college gates, pavement bookshops selling original, second hand and at times pirated books are aplenty in the Indian capital. And book lovers flock to them because of the dearth of good public libraries.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 12:33:42 PM
Guwahati, Aug 5 (IANS) Thousands of people continue to live in makeshift shelters in Assam where floods triggered by monsoon rains have killed 33 people and displaced 5.5 million so far.
Sunday, August 05, 2007 11:39:41 AM
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