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Arctic cold pounds on US Northeast and Midwest

Arctic cold pounds on US Northeast and Midwest

The blast of Arctic air that brought record-breaking cold and caused at least a dozen deaths in the US Midwest spread eastward on Thursday, bringing sub-zero misery to the Northeast.

India's ruling party emerges stronger after polls in northeast

India's ruling party emerges stronger after polls in northeast

India's ruling Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Saturday consolidated its position in the country's northeast after a landslide election victory in Tripura, ending 25 years of communist rule in the state.

Nominations open for Kerala polls

Nominations open for Kerala polls

Former finance minister K M Mani, sports minister Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan and Bharatiya Janata Party president in Kerala, Kummanam Rajasekharan, were among some 30 candidates who filed their nominations for the May 16 elections yesterday.