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N B Singh to reintroduce ‘Manipur State Transport’ in the state

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on N B Singh to reintroduce ‘Manipur State Transport’ in the state

Imphal, June 23 (EMN): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led coalition government in Manipur will be reintroducing government public transport systems from Sunday by utilising ten buses for the fourteen different routes in the state capital and districts. Manipur Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh will flag off the Manipur State Transport (MST) bus services besides commissioning […]

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Helpline number ‘181’ launched for women in Manipur

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Helpline number ‘181’ launched for women in Manipur

Imphal, June 23 (EMN): Toll free 24/7 helpline number ‘181’ was formally launched in at DC office Complex, Imphal on Friday for distressed women facing violence in public or private spheres of life with Social Welfare and Cooperation Minister Nemcha Kipgen as the chief guest. In her speech Nemcha said, “The women Helpline is a […]

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Sonowal inaugurates bamboo technology park in Assam

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Sonowal inaugurates bamboo technology park in Assam

Chaygaon, June 23 (PTI): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today inaugurated a Bamboo Technology Park here in Kamrup district with an investment of Rs 62.28 crore. “The Northeast region accounts for 66 per cent of India’s bamboo and is cultivated in homesteads, village gardens, agricultural lands and field boundaries,” Sonowal said during the inauguration at […]

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Karbi Anglong BJP leaders lauds public

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Karbi Anglong BJP leaders lauds public

Diphu, June 23 (EMN): BJP East Karbi Anglong District Committee (EKADC) general secretary Ajit Dey has expressed acknowledged the people of Karbi Anglong for giving the party a resounding mandate to sit in Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC). Dey said the BJP will bring development in the backward districts without any discrimination irrespective of caste […]

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BJP sweep victory in KAAC election 2017

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on BJP sweep victory in KAAC election 2017

Diphu, June 23 (EMN): The general election of Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) 2017 result was declared on Thursday in the 26 (Member of Autonomous Council) MAC’s constituencies of both West and East Karbi Anglong District. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has captured 24 seats out of 26. During the regime of Autonomous State Demand […]

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NGO leader from Manipur trying to file nominations for Prez polls

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on NGO leader from Manipur trying to file nominations for Prez polls

Imphal, June 23 (EMN): With National Democratic Alliance Presidential (NDA) nominee Ram Nath Kovind and opposition Congress backed candidate Meira Kumar as main contenders for the July 17 presidential elections, a young NGO leader from Manipur is also ready fight in the elections of the country’s top post if he gets signatures of 100 MPs […]

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Railways implementing projects worth over Rs 40000 cr in NE

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Railways implementing projects worth over Rs 40000 cr in NE

New Delhi, June 23 (PTI): To boost infrastructure development in the Northeast, the Indian Railways has undertaken 20 major projects worth over Rs 40,000 crore in the region. Twenty-nine new trains have also been launched to facilitate movement of the people of the region. The railways has laid emphasis on improving its infrastructure in the […]

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Agri scientists should conduct research on nutritional aspects of local delicacies: Purohit

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Agri scientists should conduct research on nutritional aspects of local delicacies: Purohit

Shillong, June 23 (PTI): Meghalaya Governor Banwari Lal Purohit today urged agricultural scientists in the country to conduct a thorough research on the nutritional aspects of local delicacies. “Research should be conducted on the nutritional aspects of local delicacies which have enormous nutrients,” Purohit said while inaugurating a two-day national seminar on nutrition sensitive agriculture.

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NE authors takes part in North Eastern Literary Festival

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on NE authors takes part in North Eastern Literary Festival

Guwahati, June 23 (PTI): Litterateurs of over 20 languages of the North East are taking part in the North Eastern Literary Festival, orgaqnised by Sahitya Akademi, here to explore the traditional, prevailing and emerging trends of literature of the region. “A democratic set-up is very necessary for literature to survive and flourish and Sahitya Akademi […]

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Sonowal reviews flash flood in Guwahati

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Sonowal reviews flash flood in Guwahati

Guwahati, June 22 (PTI): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today directed the Kamrup (Metro) district administration to immediately release ex-gratia amount of Rs 6.5 lakh to the next of kin of Dulal Malakar killed in flash flood induced electrocution here this morning. He directed that Rs 4 lakh be released under the State Disaster Relief […]

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