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PM Narendra Modi to transfer first PMAY-G instalment to 1.47 lakh beneficiaries in Tripura today

PM Narendra Modi to transfer first PMAY-G instalment to 1.47 lakh beneficiaries in Tripura today

According to the Prime Minister`s Office, "More than Rs 700 crore will be credited directly to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries on the occasion."

Nov 14, 2021, 06:17 AM IST
Mizoram reports 1,380 new COVID-19 cases

Mizoram reports 1,380 new COVID-19 cases

Aizwal reported the highest number of new COVID-19 cases at 850.

Sep 29, 2021, 19:00 PM IST
Man arrested for hiding gold paste worth Rs 42 lakh in rectum at Imphal airport

Man arrested for hiding gold paste worth Rs 42 lakh in rectum at Imphal airport

The man was arrested after the alert CISF officials noticed the presence of metal inside the rectal cavity of a passenger while frisking him at the airport. Subsequently, four packets of yellow metal

Sep 29, 2021, 10:31 AM IST
Error: 'Gamocha is an animal', old video of teacher resurfaces, netizens react

Error: 'Gamocha is an animal', old video of teacher resurfaces, netizens react

GradeUp teacher’s video surfaces again on the internet. Gradeup- an online teaching platform.

Aug 27, 2021, 23:46 PM IST
Video: Street vendor caught mixing urine in panipuri masala water, watch viral clip

Video: Street vendor caught mixing urine in panipuri masala water, watch viral clip

Think twice before you eat panipuri from random places. A street vendor has been allegedly caught on camera mixing his urine in panipuri masala water. A clip of the incident has gone viral on the

Aug 25, 2021, 17:02 PM IST
Oil India Limited Recruitment 2021: Vacancies announced, check details here

Oil India Limited Recruitment 2021: Vacancies announced, check details here

Oil has posted a detailed advertisement on its website - www.oilindia.com

Aug 24, 2021, 23:17 PM IST
Huge security forces deployed in Darasing area a day after Assam-Mizoram border firing

Huge security forces deployed in Darasing area a day after Assam-Mizoram border firing

While Mizoram alleged that personnel of the Assam police fired on its civilians injuring one, the neighbouring state claimed that the men in uniform only returned the fire after miscreants from the

Aug 18, 2021, 23:37 PM IST
Manipur class 10 result to release by July 31, check details here

Manipur class 10 result to release by July 31, check details here

Manipur Board had canceled its board examination due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The examination was scheduled to take place in May 2021. 

Jul 27, 2021, 17:48 PM IST
Not an inch of Assam will be conceded by Mizoram, says CM Himanta Sarma

Not an inch of Assam will be conceded by Mizoram, says CM Himanta Sarma

The Assam CM said during a press conference in Silchar that satellite images have shown that roads are being constructed and forests cleared for jhum cultivation which cannot be allowed.

Jul 27, 2021, 15:52 PM IST
DNA Exclusive: All about violence between Assam and Mizoram, and genesis of 150-year-old border dispute

DNA Exclusive: All about violence between Assam and Mizoram, and genesis of 150-year-old border dispute

The latest violence spotlights the long-standing inter-state boundary issue between the two northeast states, and dates back to the colonial era, when Mizoram was known as Lushai Hills, a district of

Jul 27, 2021, 00:34 AM IST
Assam-Mizoram border row: 6 Assam cops dead, 50 injured in clashes

Assam-Mizoram border row: 6 Assam cops dead, 50 injured in clashes

Assam's Barak Valley districts of Cachar, Karimganj and Hailakandi share a 164 km long border with Mizoram's three districts of Aizawl, Kolasib and Mamit. Following a territorial dispute, there were

Jul 26, 2021, 23:38 PM IST
Assam doctor infected with Alpha, Delta variants of COVID-19 simultaneously, first in India

Assam doctor infected with Alpha, Delta variants of COVID-19 simultaneously, first in India

The doctor, despite being fully vaccinated, got infected with both Alpha and Delta variants of SARS-CoV-2, and the RMRC lab detected the double infection in the patient in May.

Jul 20, 2021, 21:43 PM IST
Union Cabinet expansion: Kiren Rijiju, BJP’s most recognisable face in Northeast, sworn in as Union minister

Union Cabinet expansion: Kiren Rijiju, BJP’s most recognisable face in Northeast, sworn in as Union minister

The Lok Sabha MP from Arunachal West was earlier the Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports and Ayush and Minister of State, Minority Affairs.

Jul 07, 2021, 19:02 PM IST
Assam declares lockdown, round-the-clock curfew in 7 districts from July 7; restaurants, shops to remain shut, inter-state movement suspended

Assam declares lockdown, round-the-clock curfew in 7 districts from July 7; restaurants, shops to remain shut, inter-state movement suspended

Public and private transport will not be allowed to operate and inter-state movement has also been suspended by the Assam government.

Jul 06, 2021, 14:09 PM IST
Assam MLA Akhil Gogoi, arrested during anti-CAA protests, released after court clears him of all charges under UAPA

Assam MLA Akhil Gogoi, arrested during anti-CAA protests, released after court clears him of all charges under UAPA

Gogoi, an Independent MLA from Sivasagar constituency, walked out of the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) on Thursday, where he was being treated for various ailments, after the special

Jul 02, 2021, 11:52 AM IST
Medium-intensity earthquake hits Arunachal Pradesh, strong tremors felt in Assam

Medium-intensity earthquake hits Arunachal Pradesh, strong tremors felt in Assam

Strong tremors were felt in Assam on Tuesday evening. However, there was no report of any damage to life or property as earthquakes of magnitude four or below hardly cause any damage.

Jun 22, 2021, 22:45 PM IST
Breaking: Manipur cancels class 10, 12 board exams 2021

Breaking: Manipur cancels class 10, 12 board exams 2021

The Manipur Board of Secondary Education had in April this year postponed the board exams 2021 for class 10 and 12 due to concerns over rising COVID-19 cases in the state. Board exams 2021 for

Jun 16, 2021, 20:51 PM IST
Adopt decent family planning policy: Assam CM Himanta Biswa to minority community

Adopt decent family planning policy: Assam CM Himanta Biswa to minority community

All stakeholders in the community must come forward and support the government in helping reduce poverty in the community which is primarily due to an unabated increase in population, the chief

Jun 10, 2021, 18:40 PM IST
24 arrested for assault on doctor after patient's death in Assam, police to submit 'strong chargesheet'

24 arrested for assault on doctor after patient's death in Assam, police to submit 'strong chargesheet'

A video of the attack which went viral on social media showed that a person, apparently looking like the doctor, was being assaulted by a group of people, including women. All political parties have

Jun 02, 2021, 15:41 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee's silence on Bengal bloodshed matter of concern: Governor Jagdeep Dhankar after meeting BJP supporters in Assam

Mamata Banerjee's silence on Bengal bloodshed matter of concern: Governor Jagdeep Dhankar after meeting BJP supporters in Assam

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, who visited Assam's Dhubri district, accused West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee of maintaining silence over the violence unleashed in the state.

May 14, 2021, 21:03 PM IST