Doctors must strive to live up to people’s expectations: CM

Guwahati, June 19 (PTI): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal Wednesday urged doctors to strive to live up to people’s expectations through dedicated service as they pursue a noble profession. “Doctors pursue a noble profession and society gives special status to them as they render life-saving services to those who are in need and so they […]

After Bangladesh, Tripura supplying power to Nepal

Agartala, June 19 (IANS): After Bangladesh, Tripura is supplying 40 MW of electricity to Nepal, Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Dev Varma said here on Wednesday. “We have been supplying 40 MW of electricity to Nepal since April. As Tripura has surplus electricity, we are exporting power to Nepal besides Bangladesh,” Dev Varma, who also holds […]

Manipur: BJP national leader arrives at Imphal to deal with crisis

Manipur: BJP national leader arrives at Imphal to deal with crisis

Jamwal arrives in Imphal on June 19. (NNN Photo) Newmai News Network Imphal | June 19 BJP national general secretary (organisation) Northeast in-charge Ajay Jamwal arrived in Imphal on Wednesday amidst the internal power tussles within the party. Even as some ministers and MLAs denied “dissidence” in the BJP, Jamwal is believed to have been […]

Highest NFR earnings from ticket-less passengers in May

Highest NFR earnings from ticket-less passengers in May

Representative Image: A passenger arrives at Dimapur Railway Station, a station under NFR. (Morung File Photo) 96599 cases detected in May, an increase of 30.28% over same period last year MALIGON, June 19 (MExN): The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) today informed that it recovered Rs 6.74 crore in May this year, the highest ever income […]

19 persons engaged as bonded labourers rescued by police

Golaghat, June 19 (PTI):  Altogether 19 persons, including a woman and a child, working as bonded labourers were rescued by police in Golaghat district of Assam, a police officer said Wednesday. In a joint operation carried out by Barpathar and Ghiladhari police stations, the 19 persons were rescued from Ghiladhari village on Tuesday night, the […]

Bus service between Mizoram and Myanmar on cards

AIZAWL, JUNE 19 (PTI): Mizoram transport minister T J Lalnuntluanga Wednesday informed the Assembly that the state government has proposed to operate buses between Mizoram and Tahan township in Myanmar. Replying to a question from V L Zaithanzama of theZoram People’s Movement (ZPM), Lalnuntluanga said that the state government has discussed the matter with the […]

‘Centre promises to operate buses between Mizoram and Myanmar’

 Newmai News Network AIZAWL | JUNE 19 The Centre has promised to take measures for operation of bus services  between Mizoram and Myanmar, according to Mizoram Transport minister T.J. Lalnuntluanga who informed the legislative assembly on Wednesday. Replying to a query from V L Zaithanzama of the opposition Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM), Lalnuntluanga said the […]

Manipur–Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER)

Newmai News Network IMPHAL | JUNE 19 The Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) has approved a total amount of Rs.176.43 crores for different schemes to be undertaken in the State. According to the Manipur Chief Minister’s office, the said amount was approved by the Inter Ministerial Committee (IMC) of the Ministry of […]

Former Mizoram minister Lalrinchhana dies

AIZAWL, JUNE 19 (PTI): Former Mizoram minister and MNF leader, Lalrinchhana, died at a hospital in Shillong on Tuesday, party sources said. He was 84 and is survived by wife, four sons and a daughter. The MNF leader was suffering from cancer and prepartions were on to bring his body to Aizawl from the Meghalaya […]

Mizoram govt forms ‘screening committees’ to detect ‘illegal’ villages

Newmai News Network Aizawl | June 19 The Mizoram government is taking efforts to detect “unauthorised” villages across the state, according to  Local Administration minister K. Lalrinliana. He informed the state assembly that the district level screening committees have been formed to conduct inspection and identification of ‘illegal’ villages. “The screening committees will submit report […]

Tripura CM plans to turn capital into world class city

AGARTALA, JUNE 18 (PTI): Plans are on to elevate the status of Tripura capital to that of a world class city by providing it with modern amenities, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has said. The city now has integrated intelligent traffic signal system, wide roads, well maintained parks and better parking services, Deb said. “At […]

Garud commandos, porters on way to AN-32 crash site on foot

New Delhi, Jun 18 (PTI): The operation to retrieve the bodies of the 13 air warriors on board the ill-fated AN-32 aircraft that crashed in Arunachal Pradesh remained suspended Tuesday, even as a ground team comprising Garud commandos, civilian porters and hunters was on its way to the site on foot, IAF officials said. Shillong-based […]

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