Nirbhaya case: SC questions death row convict’s allegation of “non application of mind” on mercy plea

NEW DELHI, JANUARY 28: The Supreme Court Tuesday questioned 1 of the 4 death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case, as to how he can allege “non application of mind” by the President in rejecting his mercy…

Tobu SDPDP meet held

Dimapur, January 24: The Tobu SDPDP meeting was held on January 17 under the chairmanship of ADC Tobu Mudongoyi Chuzho. The meeting deliberated on sanctioning of more strength for police station Tobu and 6 NAP Poyang post Tobu, allotment of…

AASU seeks Govt. apology in spl House session

GUWAHATI, JANUARY 17: The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) yesterday said that the Government must convene a special session of the State Legislative Assembly to apologise to the people of Assam for misinterpreting the Assam Accord on the floor of…

Mizoram parties, civil society bodies hail Bru agreement

Aizawl, January 17: Political parties and civil society organisations of Mizoram on Friday welcomed the agreement that puts an end to the over two-decade-old Bru refugee crisis. Thousands of Bru community people have been living in relief camps in Tripura…

Assam to MHA: Give 3 months to applicants seeking citizenship

GUWAHATI, JANUARY 17: The Assam Government has suggested to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) that the window to apply for Indian citizenship under the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) should be kept at 3 months so that the number of…

Trump broke law, says watchdog

WASHINGTON, JANUARY 17: The Trump administration violated the law in withholding security assistance to Ukraine, a non-partisan federal watchdog agency said on Thursday, weighing in on a decision by President Trump that is at the heart of the impeachment case…

Awareness on NEIDS held at Mkg

Dimapur, January 8: An awareness programme on North East Industrial Development (NEIDS) 2017 was held at Hotel Whispering Wind conference hall, Mokokchung on January 8. Around 30 persons attended the programme. General Manager T Lipokwati Ao encouraged the participants to…

Church opens gates for namaz

BANGALORE, DECEMBER 30: Kerala church allowed hundreds of Muslims to pray on its premises on Saturday, earning tributes for setting an example in communal amity amid the divisive citizenship controversy. A group of protesters against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and…

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In CAB, tough rules for Overseas Indians

ILP permit areas & NE tribal areas to be exempted New Delhi, December 5: The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, or CAB, that was cleared by the Union Cabinet on Wednesday, will be tabled in parliament on Monday. Among the provisions that…

Dimple Kapadia’s mother Betty Kapadia dies at 80

Actor Dimple Kapadia’s mother, Betty Kapadia passed away on Saturday night. She was 80. According to sources close to the family, she was admitted in Hinduja hospital a fortnight ago due to respiratory problems, where she breathed her last. Her…