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6 January, 2019 10:39 AM Maoists Kill Watchman, Burn 5 Vehicles At Odisha Road Construction Site

The construction of the road at Odisha's Patiamba was being carried out under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY). Maoists shot a watchman, suspecting him to be a police informer, in Odisha's Kandhamal district, police said today. The incident happened at a road construction site at Patiamba late on Saturday night. Police said the Maoists also burned 145

6 January, 2019 8:18 AM 16-year-old girl raped by stepfather and his friend in UP

A case under POSCO Act has been registered against the accused. Muzaffarnagar: A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her stepfather and his cousin, who also recorded a video of their act at Kandhla town in Shamli district, police said Sunday. According to Circle Officer Rajesh Kumar Tiwari, the incident took place on Saturday and the police had registered 142

6 January, 2019 3:31 AM Odisha Man Arrested For Burning Mother Alive Over Property Dispute

Malkangiri, Odisha: The woman, identified as 55-year-old Gita Mandal, died after receiving severe burn injuries. As per the police, Tapas Mandal and his mother had an argument over a property issue, after which the 30-year-old thrashed his mother and burnt her alive. A 30-year-old man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly setting his mother on fire at MPV-55 village 120

5 January, 2019 4:33 PM Seven Maoists Surrender In Maharashtra's Gadchiroli

Seven Maoists surrendered in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district, the police said. The Maoists carried a total cash reward of Rs 31.50 lakh on their heads. The police said Vikas alias Sadhu Podhadi, 27, a member of the Kodelayer Chhattisgarh "jan militia dalam", was involved in three encounters with security forces and carried a reward of Rs 4 lakh. Female 115

5 January, 2019 11:51 AM Man Dies After Falling From Roof In Jammu And Kashmir While Clearing Snow

Mumtaz Ahmad, a resident of Ward number four of Bandipora town, was injured after he slipped from roof, senior official Shahid Iqbal Choudhary said A man died after he slipped from the roof of his house while clearing snow in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir today, an official said. Mumtaz Ahmad, a resident of Ward number four of Bandipora town, was injured 111

5 January, 2019 10:59 AM Naveen Patnaik Announces Interest-Free Loans For Women Self-Help Groups

The chief minister also distributed financial assistance of Rs 3,000 each to six lakh women self-help groups as part of the state government's efforts to digitally empower women. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced interest-free loans of up to Rs 3 lakh for women self-help groups (WSHGs) in the state. "I am glad to let you know that you (WSHGs) 142

5 January, 2019 9:59 AM 5 held for domestic LPG cylinders pilferage

The police department seized gas cylinders and other accessories worth Rs 23.40 lakh from the spot. Thane: Five employees of a gas distributing agency were arrested by Thane police when they were allegedly transferring gas from domestic cylinders to commercial containers, police said Saturday. Police had raided a godown on January 3 in the district and caught 90

5 January, 2019 8:49 AM 6 children, driver killed as school bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

The accident occurred in Sangrah town on Saturday morning.  Shimla: Seven people, including six schoolchildren, were killed and 12 injured on Saturday when a private school bus rolled down a deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district, police said. A private bus carrying students of DAV School fell into a gorge. Seven people -- six schoolchildren 98

5 January, 2019 7:20 AM PM Modi lays foundation of several irrigation projects in Jharkhand

Taking a dig at previous governments, Modi said they were least bothered about farmers' welfare in Jharkhand. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January laid the foundation of several irrigation projects in Jharkhand, including Rs 2,391.36 crore Mandal dam, that will provide irrigation to 19,604-hectare area in Palamu and Garhwa districts. Modi, prior to addressing 131

5 January, 2019 4:58 AM UP Cop Who Shouted "Thain Thain" To Scare Accused Injured In Encounter

Uttar Pradesh cop Manoj Kumar got injured during an encounter between the police and the criminals in Sambhal. Uttar Pradesh police inspector Manoj Kumar who had shouted 'thain thain' to scare the criminals during an encounter in October got injured on Friday during an encounter between the police and the criminals in Sambhal, some 370 kilometers from Lucknow 195