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Doklam stand-off gain: IAF to build more bomb-proof hangars across northeast

The Indian Air Force (IAF) will construct more bomb-proof hangars across airfields in north east India to house fighter jets. Blast-proof hangers protect fighter jets when airfields are under attac...

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VIDEO: 9-year-old white tiger dies after being attacked by Bengal tigers

In a tragic incident, a nine-year-old white tiger died after some Bengal tigers attacked him at Bannerghatta Bio Park in Bengaluru. The white tiger had allegedly strayed into the enclosure of Benga...

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Assam: Kaziranga National Park to reopen for tourists from 2 October

Kaziranga: Kaziranga National Park in Assam, home to the one-horn Indian rhinos, will reopen for tourists on 2 October next after it was closed in May this year. The Internationally acclaimed UNESC...

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Kaziranga National Park to open for tourist from October 2

Kaziranga famous for the endangered one-horn Great Indian Rhinoceros, tiger, deer among several other species of wildlife remains closed annually between May to September during the floods. Kaziran...

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Shantanu Bhowmik killed: Tripura govt sounds high alert after tribal party attacks security forces

Agartala: The Tripura government has sounded a high alert after a tribal party carried out a series of attacks in different parts of the state since Tuesday in which a 28-year-old journalist was ki...

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Foodgrain output may drop 2.5% in Kharif season this year

NEW DELHI: India's foodgrain production may decline by 3.5 million tonnes to around 135 MT in the current kharif season due to floods and dry spell in some parts of the country, official sources sa...

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Assam is a northeastern state of India. Its capital is Dispur, located at Guwahati. Guwahati is also known as the North-Eastern corridor of India.