ZYF holds meet for XIIIth General Assembly

Imphal, April 20 (MExN): The Zeliangrong Youth Front held an executive meeting on April 15 at ZYF Head Office, Imphal in connection with the Zeliangrong Youth Front XIIIth General Assembly. During the meeting, an Election Commission was constituted to elect new office bearers for 2019-2022 tenure, ZYF (AMN) Info & Pub Secretary Poukhamlung Palmei stated […]

Tripura Congress chief booked for slapping man in police station

Tripura, April 20 (PTI): Police have filed a complaint against state Congress unit chief Pradyot Kishore Deb Burman for slapping a supporter of rival IPFT, who allegedly made an attempt to attack the convoy of his sister and party’s Lok Sabha candidate Pragya Deb Burman, an officer said. A video showing Deb Burman assaulting Mintu […]

Rajdhani Ex trains upgraded under Project Swarn

Maligaon, April 20 (MExN): The Northeast Frontier Railway has upgraded the Rajdhani Express which runs between Agartala and Anand Vihar Terminal (New Delhi) under project swarn. Project Swarn is a project launched by the Ministry of Railways to improve the services in Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express trains, stated a press release from NFR CPRO. Under […]

No inquiry ordered against editors in Assam MHA

New Delhi, April 20 (PTI): The Ministry of Home Affairs Friday said it has not asked the Assam government to conduct any inquiry against some editors in the state who have opposed the Citizenship Amendment Bill, terming the information as “absolutely baseless” and “mischievous”. In a statement, the ministry said it has been reported in […]

Manipur CM did not jump queue to vote: CM’s office

Imphal, April 20 (IANS): Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh did not jump the queue to vote on Thursday during the polling for the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat, his office said on Friday. It said that Singh reached the polling station around 9 a.m. and those present included five women relatives of the Chief […]

EC appoints 4 police observers for Tripura polling

Agartala, April 20 (IANS): The Election Commission has taken a slew of measures including appointment of four central police observers to hold the third phase of polling in the Tripura East Lok Sabha constituency, where election was deferred to April 23, citing an “unconducive security situation”, an official said here on Saturday. In an unprecedented […]

Cong. behind infiltration in Assam: BJP

GUWAHATI, APRIL 20 (PTI):  BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav on Friday accused the Opposition Congress for encouraging infiltration in Assam and even backing out from updating the National Register of Citizens. He also accused former CM Tarun Gogoi of backing out in 2010 after protests during the initial preparation and “ran away” from the […]

Modi’s focus on national security only before poll, alleges Sangma

GUWAHATI, APRIL 20 (PTI):  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has focused on the security of the country just before the elections though terrorist attacks have increased 177% during the past five years, senior Congress leader Mukul Sangma said here on Friday. The Central government’s approach has aggravated the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, the Northeastern region, […]

Manipur CM did not jump queue to vote: CM’s office

Imphal, April 19 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh did not jump the queue to vote on Thursday during the polling for the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat, his office said on Friday. It said that Singh reached the polling station around 9 a.m. and those present included five women relatives of the Chief Minister, […]

Tripura State Rifles’ deployment in Bengal postponed

Agartala, April 19 (IANS) After polls to the Tripura East Lok Sabha constituency were rescheduled, the deployment of 12 companies of the Tripura State Rifles (TSR) in West Bengal has been postponed, officials said here on Friday. On Tuesday, the Election Commission (EC) deferred the Tripura East constituency polls from April 18 to April 23, citing […]

Violence disrupts poll process in Inner Manipur constituency

Violence disrupts poll process in Inner Manipur constituency

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh shows his inked finger after casting his vote for the second phase of 2019 Lok Sabha elections, in Imphal on April 18. (Photo: IANS) Newmai News Network Imphal | April 18 Nearly a dozen people including two polling officials were injured as violent incidents were reported in some polling […]

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