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Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], May 29 (ANI): A high alert has been issued in Kangra, Una, Bilaspur and Solan districts after massive swarms of desert locust have been reported destroying crops in adjoining states and that may spread to Himachal Pradesh, Director of Agriculture Dr RK Koun
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Guwahati (Assam) [India], May 29 (ANI): Incessant rainfall in Assam and the rising water level of rivers have affected nine districts -- Dhemaji, Nagaon, Hojai, Darrang, Nalbari, Goalpara, West Karbi Anglong, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia so far, as per the state disaster management authority.
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 29 (ANI): Maharashtra Agriculture Minister Dada Bhuse on Thursday informed that around 50 per cent locust swarms were killed in the state by the agriculture department.
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Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], May 29 (ANI): Locals in Mominpura, a COVID-19 red zone, held a protest here on Thursday demanding re-opening of roads in the area.
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Madurai (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 29 (ANI): A fire broke out at a three-storey textile store near Meenakshi Amman Temple in Madurai on Thursday evening.
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], May 29 (ANI): Indore on Thursday reported 84 new COVID-19 cases reported in the district, according to Chief Medical and Health Officer Praveen Jadia.
Updated : 1 hour, 31 min ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], May 29 (ANI): Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has sought cooperation from Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on the singing of 'Bande Utkal Janani', a patriotic Odia song, on May 30 to boost the morale of Odisha's COVID warriors.
Updated : 1 hour, 38 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said that the total Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into India grew at 18 per cent in 2019-20 to reach USD 73 billion and asserted that this long-term investment will spur job creation.
Updated : 1 hour, 40 min ago IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 29 (ANI): As many as 369 COVID-19 positive cases and 10 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours in Maharashtra's Pune district, as per the Pune Health Department.
Panaji (Goa) [India], May 29 (ANI): Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said that it is not possible to host the National Games 2020 in October in the state due to COVID-19.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 29 (ANI): BJP leader Lanka Dinakar on Thursday attacked Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy-led government in Andhra Pradesh over financial aid to religious service renderers -- archakas, imams, mouzzams and pastors -- from biological disaster's accounts.
Updated : 2 hours, 6 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): Senior Congress leader and former Lok Sabha MP from Bihar Ranjeet Ranjan hit out at Nitish Kumar-led government for the FIR against nine migrants who complained of poor facilities at a quarantine centre at Madhepura in Bihar and said that such centres in the