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Six more UP district police chiefs transferred

Six more UP district police chiefs transferred

Lucknow, June 6 ((Cnews)) The Uttar Pradesh government has transferred six more district police chiefs and suspended four constables for laxity in duty, an official said. The transfers, which took place Thursday night, were done

Curfew still on in Saharanpur, situation tense

Curfew still on in Saharanpur, situation tense

...control, police said. Police and para-military personnel had been deployed in the sensitive areas of the city, district police chief Rajesh Pandey said. Meanwhile, two senior police officials rushed to the city by the state

Curfew relaxed for four hours in Saharanpur

Curfew relaxed for four hours in Saharanpur

....S. Chauhan and DIG Deepak Ratan, who had been ordered by the state government to rush to the affected area, met district officials. Though satisfied at the efforts of the district administration, both, however,

14 killed in Andhra gas pipeline blast

14 killed in Andhra gas pipeline blast

...Naidu expressed grief at the loss of lives in the GAIL pipeline explosion. “He reviewed the situation with district collector and senior officials from Delhi,” said an official statement. Naidu directed Deputy Chief Minister N. Chinna

Mamata seeks central funds for disaster management

Mamata seeks central funds for disaster management

...id her government has sought funds from the central government for management of natural disasters in Darjeeling district, on par with the northeastern states. She also announced the formation of a committee to look into

13 feared killed in Andhra pipeline blast

13 feared killed in Andhra pipeline blast

...e are feared burnt to death in a huge explosion and fire that took place at a GAIL gas pipeline in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh early Friday morning, officials said. “The accident took

20 Chandigarh buildings declared unsafe after one collapses

20 Chandigarh buildings declared unsafe after one collapses

Chandigarh, June 9 ((Cnews)) The Chandigarh district administration Monday declared nearly 20 buildings unsafe in the city’s Sector 17 commercial hub after one building collapsed Sunday night following a massive fire. The building housed the

Bengal mother takes back baby she sold earlier

Bengal mother takes back baby she sold earlier

...lkata, June 12 ((Cnews)) Following assurances from the administration, a woman in West Bengal’s Jalpaiguri district took back her infant son whom she earlier sold to a childless couple for Rs.13,000, an official said Thursday.

Odisha orphanage under scanner over begging issue

Odisha orphanage under scanner over begging issue

...to beg. The orphanage has been operating illegally since 2010 at Kuio village, located on the outskirts of the district headquarters town of Angul, about 160 km from here, district social welfare officer Krupasindhu Nayak told

Two accused escape as police team attacked in Srinagar

Two accused escape as police team attacked in Srinagar

...y, police said. The six policemen including the station house officer (SHO) of Gursai police station in Poonch district of Jammu region were attacked when they were taking two people accused in a landmine blast