North East

Bid to end LPG crisis

The Mizoram government is making massive efforts to end the scarcity of cooking gas at the earliest by allocating funds for transportation of LPG cylinders, the state's food, civil supplies and consumer affairs minister John Rotluangliana said on Thursday.
Henry L. Khojol Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

BJP claiming Cong feats: Bordoloi

Two days before the first global investors' summit, Assam Congress leader Pradyut Bordoloi criticised the BJP for taking credit of industrial development, which, he said, in fact happened during the former Congress government's tenure, in the advertisement of Advantage Assam.
Manash Pratim Dutta Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Military builders protest

The Military Engineer Service (MES) Builders Association on Thursday staged a protest against non-payment of dues for work done by the builders here.
Avik Chakraborty Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Tour package for delegates

The Assam Tourism Development Corporation (ATDC) has chalked out a special tourism package for delegates of the Global Investors' Summit.
Manash Pratim Dutta Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Orchid honour for armyman

A new species of orchid found in Arunachal Pradesh has been named after a former army general for his love of orchids.
PRANAB KUMAR DAS Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

15 pacts to boost tourism sector

Assam Tourism Development Corporation (ATDC) chairman Jayanta Malla Baruah on Thursday said the state government will sign nearly 15 memoranda of understanding in the tourism sector during the global investors' summit for resorts, ropeway projects and river cruises.
PANKAJ SARMA Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Saikia seeks poll on time

Leader of the Opposition in Assam Assembly Debabrata Saikia on Thursday demanded that the elections to the North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council of Dima Hasao district should be held "on time".
Samsul Alam Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

18 NE teachers win Olympiad

Altogether 18 teachers from Assam and Nagaland won CENTA Teaching Professionals' Olympiad (TPO) 2017, results of which were declared on Wednesday.
A staff reporter Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Manipur to ban 15-yr-old vehicles

Manipur chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh on Thursday said steps will be taken to ban 15-year-old vehicles in the state.
Ngangbam Indrakanta Singh Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Prism wants Delhi to act against Mizo CM

Three days after Mizoram Congress chief Lal Thanhawla was asked to resign as chief minister over the alleged assault on a civilian, Opposition People's Representation for Identity and Status of Mizoram (Prism) on Wednesday sought the Centre's intervention in the case in which the chief minister and his security guards were accused of misusing executive powers and assaulting a trucker on the night of January 22.
Henry L. Khojol Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST

Khandu inducts minister

Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Pema Khandu on Thursday expanded his ministry by inducting senior legislator Jarkar Gamlin in his cabinet.
Damien Lepcha Feb 02, 2018 00:00 IST


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