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Powerful bomb blast in India's northeast kills 9

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A powerful bomb blast in India's restive northeast -- plagued for decades by separatist violence -- has killed nine labourers and injured about 21 other people, police said Saturday. 

File picture shows a police checkpoint in Imphal in the northeastern Indian state of Manipur. A powerful bomb blast in a busy area on the outskirts of Imphal has killed nine labourers and injured about 21 other people, police said Saturday.

The explosion took place late Friday in a busy area on the outskirts of Imphal, capital of the state of Manipur, which borders Myanmar.

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