Flood situation worsens in Manipur

Imphal, July 8 (IANS): The flood situation in Manipur worsened as the water level of major rivers increased due to incessant rain and many villages continued to reel under the floods.   Chief Minister N. Biren Singh announced on Saturday that relief material will be distributed to the victims. While the central government is yet […]

India,Bangladesh to construct bridge along Mizoram border

Aizawl, July 8 (IANS): India and Bangladesh have decided to construct a bridge over Mizoram’s Khawthlangtuipui river to facilitate trade and improve communication between the two neighbours, an official said here on Saturday.   “Officials of India and Bangladesh held a meeting on Friday evening at Tlabung town (Mamit district) and discussed to speed up […]

Northeast traders embrace GST despite digital challenges

Agartala/Guwahati, July 8 (IANS): Amid confusion and initial reluctance, traders in the northeast seem to have finally accepted the new Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime and officials are hopeful that teething troubles will be resolved soon.   The Federation of Industry and Commerce of North Eastern Region (FINER), the Northeast Chapter of the Federation […]

‘Stir again for inner line permit in Manipur’

Imphal, July 8 (IANS): A group in favour of the Inner Line Permit (ILP) system on Saturday announced it will renew its agitation soon to demand its implementation in Manipur.   Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) Convener Arjun Telheiba said talks will be held with leaders of Manipur tribes in this connection. […]

Bill Lotha appointed national secy of BJP ST Morcha

Bill Lotha appointed national secy of BJP ST Morcha

New Delhi, July 8 (MExN): The National Schedule Tribe (ST) Morcha, BJP Central Office, New Delhi has announced the appointment of Hayithung Bill Lotha as a National Secretary, ST Morcha, BJP Central by the National President ST Morcha, Ram Vichar Netam (MP) with due consent of Amit Shah, National President, BJP.   A press release […]

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