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Man collapses outside bank at Dabaka in Nagaon, dies
231 Views, 04-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Close on the heels of a tea garden worker in Chabua allegedly committing suicide over problems he faced due to demonetisation, a person died after collapsing outside a bank at Dabaka in Nagaon district today. Abdul Malik of Sobojpur village, Hojai in Nagaon district collapsed after queuing up at ...Read more

Assam tea garden worker commits suicide, family blames demonetisation
307 Views, 03-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: In the first alleged demonetisation death in Assam, a tea garden worker at Chabua in upper Assam’s Dibrugarh district reportedly committed suicide following complications arising out of the government’s new monetary policy. Achyut Bhuyan, a tea garden worker of Piparatoli tea estate i...Read more

Around 60 killed in Brazil prison riot
189 Views, 03-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Around 60 people have been killed in a bloody prison riot sparked by a war between rival drug gangs in the Amazon jungle city of Manaus, officials said on Monday, in some of the worst violence in years in Brazil\’s overcrowded penitentiary system. The head of security for Amazonas state, Ser...Read more

Islamic State claims responsibility for Istanbul nightclub attack
188 Views, 02-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: The Islamic State jihadist group claimed the shooting rampage inside a glamorous Istanbul nightclub on New Year\’s night that killed 39 people, as police hunted the attacker who remains on the run. With foreigners making up the majority of those killed in yesterday\’s attack, families ...Read more

Bengaluru Shocker: Women groped, molested on New Year’s Eve at MG Road
613 Views, 02-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: In another shocking incident that has yet again put question marks on the safety of women in public places, several women were allegedly molested and heckled on Bengaluru\’s famous MG Road by drunk men during New Year celebrations on the night of Dec 31. The incident came to light after &ls...Read more

Supreme Court sacks Anurag Thakur, Ajay Shirke from BCCI
164 Views, 02-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: In a major verdict that is likely to have ramifications in how the Indian cricket board --- the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) --- is run, the Supreme Court Monday sacked Anurag Thakur from the post of BCCI president. The apex court also removed Ajay Shirke from the post of the board...Read more