NFR to run special trains

Maligaon, June 14 (MExN): The NF Railways has directed running of four Special Trains in one ways to clear extra rush of passengers during this summer season. The first Special Train No. 05483 will run from Alipurduar Jn. to Bhopal Jn. on June 15 via Siliguri Jn., Katihar, Hajipur, Varanasi, Allahabad Jn., Kanpur Central Jn., […]

Saraighat Bridge will reopen by June 20, informs NF Rly

Saraighat Bridge will reopen by June 20, informs NF Rly

A worker engaged in repair and renovation of the Saraighat Bridge which will open on June 20. (Photo Courtesy: NF Railways) Guwahati, June 14 (IANS): The Northeast Frontier Railway on Friday said that it will complete the repair work on the historical Saraighat Bridge by June 20. Saraighat Bridge, the first rail-cum-road bridge built in […]

Governor Acharya impressed by Akshar Forum Guwahati

Governor Acharya impressed by Akshar Forum Guwahati

Nagaland Governor, PB Acharya and his wife with students and teachers of Akshar Foundation. (Photo Courtesy: PRO Raj Bhavan) GUWAHATI, JUNE 14 (MExN): Nagaland State Governor, PB Acharya visited the Akshar Forum set up by the Akshar Foundation at Guwahati on June 13 and “appreciated the management for having innovative ideas and eco friendly projects.” […]

Mizoram to soon commission two micro hydro electric power projects

Newmai News Network Aizawl | June 14 The Mizoram government will soon commission two micro hydro electric power projects, which will generate 0.20 MW power, according to Power minister R. Lalzirliana who told the state legislative assembly on Friday. Construction of a 0.10 MW micro hydro electric power project at Tuiriza near Saitual village in […]

‘Bamboo plantation can be an alternative to jhum cultivation’

‘Bamboo plantation can be an alternative to jhum cultivation’

Manipur Forest and Environment Minister, Thounaojam Shyamkumar inspecting wares at the state level workshop on bamboo product development on June 14. (NNN Photo) Newmai News Network Imphal | June 14 Manipur Forest and Environment Minister, Thounaojam Shyamkumar today said that bamboo plantation can be an alternative to jhum cultivation in the State and it can […]

Assam CM discusses state’s issues with Shah, Rajnath

New Delhi, June 14 (IANS): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed various issues of his state with them. In his over 15-minute meeting with Shah, Sonowal briefed him about the situation in Assam, where the final list of the National Register […]

Voice, data recorder of crashed AN-32 recovered

Voice, data recorder of crashed AN-32 recovered

FILE PHOTO: A soldier stands guard as an Indian Air Force AN-32 transport aircraft carrying security personnel takes-off from the technical airport in Jammu February 9, 2008. (REUTERS/Amit Gupta/File Photo) Itanagar, June 14 (IANS): The Indian Air Force on Friday said Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) and Flight Data Recorder (FDR) of the AN-32 aircraft that […]

FAW outbreak ‘more or less’ contained in Mizoram: Agri min

AIZAWL, JUNE 14 (PTI): The Fall Army Worm (FAW) outbreak in Mizoram, affecting maize cultivation in the state, has been “more or less” contained, state Agriculture Minister C Lalrinsanga said Friday. The state government had provided assistance to themaize cultivators by distributing bio-pesticide, bio-agents and pesticides free of cost to deal with the FAW outbreak, […]

Political, financial crisis grips Manipur government

Political, financial crisis grips Manipur government

Manipur CM Biren Singh. (File Photo) Newmai News Network Imphal | June 13 Even as 17 BJP MLAs in Manipur is reported to have submitted a memorandum to the Prime Minister and the Union Home minister to remove N Biren Singh as Chief Minister, the latter has taken over the charges of Finance, Public Works […]

CM presents tax-free Mizoram budget

Aizawl, Jun 13 (PTI) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Thursday presented a tax-free budget for 2019-20, laying emphasis on implementation of the Socio- Economic Development Policy (SEDP) and creation of three new districts. Presenting the Rs 10,692.30 crore budget in Mizo language, Zoramthanga, who also holds the finance portfolio, allocated a token provision of Rs […]

Tripura MLA plays marriage card after sexual harassment claim

Agartala, June 13 (IANS) The Tripura Police on Thursday said they will continue their probe into a tribal girl’s complaint of sexual harassment against a legislator belonging to the ruling alliance partner IPFT, even as the lawmaker told the media that he has married her. “On the basis of the complaint of the tribal girl, […]

No survivor in An-32 crash, says IAF

No survivor in An-32 crash, says IAF

New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday said all the 13 occupants of An-32 aircraft that crashed in Arunachal Pradesh on June 3 were dead. “Eight members of the rescue team reached the crash site today (Thursday) morning. IAF is sad to inform that there are no survivors from the […]

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