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Two BSF troopers injured in bomb blast in Manipur

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Imphal, Aug 08 (IANS): Two Border Security Force troopers were wounded in a powerful bomb blast detonated using a remote control device at Changubung village in Senapati district, adjacent to Nagaland, on Monday.
The injured troopers, of 54 Bn Border Security Force, have been identified as Anil Kumar and Lalji Yadav. Both of them were rushed to hospital.

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Bomb blasts rock border town in Manipur

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Imphal, Aug 08 (IANS): Two powerful bomb blasts rocked the border town of Moreh on Monday evening. Initial reports said that there was no casualty.
The first blast was reported at 7 p.m. and the second at 7.25 p.m. Both the blasts took place at deserted lanes at Moreh. No one has so far claimed responsibility.
Assam Rifles, police and paramilitary personnel rushed to the spots on hearing the sound of the blasts.
Apabi, a local resident at Moreh told IANS that the reverberations of the blast were felt at a considerable distance.


 

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Listing of deleted names under NFSA under process

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SHILLONG, Aug 08: Public beneficiaries whose names were found deleted from the list of National Food Security Act (NFSA) following its implementation earlier this year will now be included in a new list as the Office of the Deputy Commissioner, East Khasi Hills (EKH) district is working on it. This was informed by the supply officials here on Monday after regular complaints from the underprivileged and deserving residents from various localities from the city and the district at large are coming forward daily.

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Entrance Exam for RIMC

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SHILLONG, Aug 08: Director, Higher and Technical Education, Shillong has informed that an entrance exam for Class VIII in the Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC), Dehradun for July 2017 will be conducted at selected centres that will be notified later on December 1 and 2, 2016 for boys only.

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ASEAN Study Centre inaugurated at NEHU

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SHILLONG, Aug 08: Asserting that North East falls in the middle of India and ASEAN countries, thus the region was at the core of India-ASEAN relations, Secretary (East) Ministry of External Affairs, Preeti Saran on Monday said the Act East Policy pursued by the present government is wider in scope geographically, especially for the region.
She was in city to inaugurate the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Study Centre at ICSSR-NERC NEHU Campus here.

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