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Mizoram CM's plea to strengthen ties

Mizoram chief minister Lal Thanhawla on Thursday made a fervent appeal to all Mizo tribes to unite culturally and socially. He was addressing the first Mizo Hnathlak International Cultural Festival here at R. Dengthuama hall.
Henry L. Khojol Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Bengali forum seeks protection

Bengali United Forum of Assam, a conglomerate of 14 Bengali groups, staged a three-hour sit-in here on Thursday for the community's rights and protection.
Tejesh Tripathy Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Govts draw flak on mills

Various organisations on Thursday flayed the Centre and the state government for "not taking initiatives" to revive the Nagaon Paper Mill and Cachar Paper Mill.
RAJIV KONWAR Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Gogoi jab at BJP on rural poll delay

Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday accused the BJP of trying to "destroy" the panchayati raj system by not holding the rural polls.
Avik Chakraborty Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Centre for study on disability

Mizoram chief minister Lal Thanhawla on Thursday inaugurated a centre for disability studies at Mizoram University in Tanhril near Aizawl.
Henry L. Khojol Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Assam eyes cricket academy

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday said the second National Cricket Academy (NCA) of the country would be set up in Dibrugarh and would cater to all the northeastern states.
Avik Chakraborty Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

March for trouble-free study days

Over 4,000 students and teachers of government and private schools on Thursday took out a rally to demand a "disturbance-free" education zone in Manipur.
Ngangbam Indrakanta Singh Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Nepal push to tourism ties

Nepal is looking for tourist exchange with Assam by offering attractive packages and direct flights between Kathmandu and Guwahati, officials said at a seminar here on Thursday.
ALI FAUZ HASSAN Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Tai Sabha opposes merger

The Purbanchal Tai Sahitya Sabha on Thursday opposed the proposed merger of the historical and antiquarian studies directorate with the directorate of the museum in Assam, fearing it will lead to destruction of valuable documents and artefacts.
ALI FAUZ HASSAN Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Campaign light on stories of women

Life coach and interior designer Shirin Latif has embarked on a campaign to convey the stories of 100 empowered women from different walks of life to the world.
ALI FAUZ HASSAN Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

Panel to fix BJP poll ally

The Assam BJP has constituted a 21-member committee to take a final call on entering into any alliance for the upcoming panchayat elections in the state.
PANKAJ SARMA Jul 06, 2018 00:00 IST

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