Arunachal CM takes stock of power project

Itanagar, March 11: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has directed the authorities of North Eastern Electrical Power Corporation (NEEPCO) to avoid delay in completion of the 110 MW Pare Hydro Project, an official statement has said. He asked them…

Family cries foul, demands justice in soldier suicide case

Imphal, March 10: The family members of Lance Naik Yangmi Muiwo have alleged foul play in the death of the 34-year-old personnel that was described as suicide by the Army authority. Speaking to ANI at Manipur Press Club in Imphal,…

2 Mizo youths injured in alleged Assam police firing

Aizawl, March 10: Two Mizo youths were injured earlier on Saturday when Assam police opened fired at Mizo Zirlai Pawl (Mizo students’ association) volunteers who were trying to reconstruct a rest house at a disputed area along Mizoram-Assam border near…

B’desh President winds up 3-day tour to Assam, Meghalaya

Guwahati, March 10: Bangladesh President Md Abdul Hamid wound up his three-day tour to Assam and Meghalaya and left for New Delhi this afternoon. Assam Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi and Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal saw him off at the Lokpriya…

Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma keeps key portfolios, gives Home to brother

Shillong, March 8: Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K Sangma allocated portfolios to his eleven ministerial colleagues on Wednesday evening, while keeping several, including finance, personnel, cabinet affairs and planning, with himself. The task was the first tightrope walk for the…

All virtues find expression in women: Manipur Guv

Imphal, March 8: The best of human virtues, including love, care, compassion, tolerance, concern and forgiveness have found expression in one individual ‘Woman,’ said Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla. Speaking on the occasion of the International Women’s Day at Raj Bhawan…

BTC chief assures non-Bodos on land rights in Assam

Kokrajhar, March 8: The Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) Chief Hagrama Mohilary has assured the leaders of the All Assam Gorkha Students Union (AAGSU) and other organisations that the land rights of the Gorkha people of Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD)…

Mizoram Govt new initiatives to encourage students

AIZAWL, MARCH 7: In a major thrust towards encouraging students to join Central and other state Government services, the Mizoram Government has decided to dole out cash incentives to students, who successfully clear competitive examinations under the Central and state…

All genuine Indians to be part of NRC in Assam: Govt

New Delhi, March 7: The final National Register of Citizens (NRC), which is being prepared in Assam, will incorporate the names of all genuine Indian nationals, the Rajya Sabha was informed today. Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram…

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Conrad Sangma sworn in as Meghalaya chief minister

Shillong, March 6: National People’s Party president Conrad Sangma was today sworn in as the 12th chief minister of Meghalaya by Governor Ganga Prasad here. Sangma, 40, who is currently a Lok Sabha member from Tura, was administered the oath…