The Telegraph
Sunday , April 19 , 2015
 
Northeast
 

Centre to screen kids for anaemia

The Union tribal affairs ministry, with the help of the health department, is planning to cover at least six lakh tribal children in Assam, including those of tea garden workers, under its...   | Read..
 

BSF asks BGB to beef up vigil

The BSF has approached its Bangladesh counterpart, the BGB, to enhance surveillance to curb smuggling by Bangladeshi nationals along the international border.   | Read..
 

IAF refutes golf course allegation

The Eastern Air Command of the air force today termed the allegation that it intends to convert a plot of land into a golf course as "baseless" while reiterating...   | Read..
 

Mahanta hints at 'ally'BJP

Senior AGP leader Prafulla Kumar Mahanta hinted at an alliance with the BJP and smaller political parties of the state to "throw out" the Congress from power in...   | Read..
 

NDFB-S cadre held

A self-styled platoon commander of the NDFB (Songbijit) was arrested today from Kokrajhar district.   | Read..
 

GNLA rebel held

Two Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels were today arrested from remote Damas Kaskona village, near Resubelpara in Meghalaya's North Garo Hills by an army team...   | Read..
 

Elect BJP, get benefits, Shah tells Manipur

BJP president Amit Shah has a "simple" solution to the lack of development in the Northeast: elect BJP governments and reap the benefits of development.   | Read..
 

CPM leader in police remand

 Senior CPM leader Jiten Das and his co-accused younger brothers Atindra and Satindra and nephew Siddhartha were sent to six-day police remand for further...   | Read..
 

Storm hits power supply

The power situation in Barak Valley districts has worsened after a transmission tower, which supplies power from the Palatana power plant in Tripura, was uprooted during...   | Read..
 

Salakati project to take off

The much-delayed 750MW Bongaigaon thermal power project at Salakati in Kokrajhar will be commissioned next month.   | Read..
 

14-member BPF team to take oath

A 14-member team, led by Bodoland Peoples Front (BPF) president Hagrama Mohilary as chief executive member and Kampa Borgoyary as his deputy, will take oath of office for...   | Read..
 
Thousands of people, including students, took part in a peace rally on Saturday organised by the Indian Catholic Youth Movement, Shillong...   | Read..
 
 
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