Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  2017  >  August  >  13
Latest

Centre assures of help to Assam as 10 more die in floods

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Centre assures of help to Assam as 10 more die in floods

Guwahati, August 13 (IANS): Even as the Centre assured of all help to flood-hit Assam, the state authorities on Sunday directed officials concerned to speed up rescue and relief operations for over 11 lakh affected persons amid reports of 10 more deaths in the last 24 hours. Over 11 lakh people living in at least […]

Read More →
Latest

IED explosion in Manipur, no casualty

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on IED explosion in Manipur, no casualty

Our Correspondent Imphal, August 13 (EMN): A bomb believed to be a low intensity Improvised Explosive Device (IED) exploded at Kakwa Naorem Leikai in the outskirt of Imphal on Sunday. The incident took place near a community hall of the said locality under Singjamei police station around 9.35am, sources said. However there is no report […]

Read More →
Latest

CTC celebrates 45th foundation day

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  State  /  Comments Off on CTC celebrates 45th foundation day

Dimapur, August 13 (EMN): Clark Theological College (CTC) celebrated its 45th foundation day with Rev. Dr. N Tzudir, pastor of Dimapur Ao Baptist Church, as the speaker and Ms Aolemla Jamir, Development Commissioner of Planning & Coordination, as the guest of honour, on August 10. Stressing on the need for the leader with clear vision, […]

Read More →
Latest

Monsoon disrupts NE train services

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Monsoon disrupts NE train services

Maligaon, August 13 (EMN): Heavy rainfall in the last 48 hours in West Bengal, Bihar, Assam and other NE states has resulted in railway operations being severely hampered as rain water has affected railway tracks at several places in Katihar and Alipurduar Division of N. F. Railway. Railway lines were affected at as many as […]

Read More →
Latest

NPF Dimapur supports Rio’s leadership

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  State  /  Comments Off on NPF Dimapur supports Rio’s leadership

Dimapur, August 13 (EMN): In a major boost to the new leadership of NPF led by its interim president, Neiphiu Rio, former chief minister and Nagaland’s lone Lok Sabha MP, a large contingent of office bearers of NPF Minority Wing from Central, Dimapur division, and 3 Dimapur-III A/C called on Rio at Dimapur on August […]

Read More →
Latest

Diphu Town initiates Go Green

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Diphu Town initiates Go Green

Our Correspondent Diphu, August 13 (EMN): As a part of India Independence day celebration the employees of Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) has taken up Swacch Bharat, a cleanliness drive with a slogan of ‘Go green Diphu Town’ and ‘make clean Diphu Town’. The team took the cleanliness drivein an around KAAC campus and in […]

Read More →
Latest

Manipur observes Patriot’s Day

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Manipur observes Patriot’s Day

Our Correspondent Imphal, August 13 (EMN): Patriot’s Day observation which reminds of the supreme sacrifices made by the martyrs in defending the sovereignty of Manipur was observed at various places in the state on Sunday. Patriot’s Day was observed to pay homage to the freedom fighters of the Anglo-Manipur War in 1891. Manipur’s Yuvraj Bir […]

Read More →
Latest

Tripura militant with ammunition held in Assam

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Tripura militant with ammunition held in Assam

Agartala, August 13 (IANS): The Government Railway Police (GRP) has arrested a Tripura militant in Assam who planned to incite violence ahead of Independence Day and recovered a large quantity of ammunition from him, police said here on Sunday. “During a routine checking, the GRP personnel arrested the militant identified as Naresh Chakma, 34, at […]

Read More →
Latest

Hizbul commander Yasin Itoo, 2 soldiers among 5 killed in Shopian gunfight

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on Hizbul commander Yasin Itoo, 2 soldiers among 5 killed in Shopian gunfight

Srinagar, August 13 (IANS): Three militants, including top Hizbul Mujahideen commander Yasin Itoo, were killed in an over 24 hour-long gunfight that ended on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district and also left two soldiers dead. A dozen stone-pelting protesters were injured in clashes with security forces in the area. Yasin Itoo, alias Mehmood […]

Read More →
Latest

Russia’s romance with Raj Kapoor lives on, 29 yrs after death

By   /  August 13, 2017  /  Entertainment  /  Comments Off on Russia’s romance with Raj Kapoor lives on, 29 yrs after death

Ranbir Kapoor might be setting hearts aflutter back home in India, but Russia still has just one rockstar Kapoor — and that’s his grandfather. More than 29 years after his death, Showman Raj Kapoor continues to rule Russia as the king of the Indian film industry. Generations of Russians — even the young — are […]

Read More →