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Manipur govt. to provide ex-gratia to kin of deceased personnel

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Our Correspondent Imphal, Nov. 16 (EMN): The Manipur government would provide an ex-gratia of Rs 20 lakh to the kin of the three deceased Manipur Rifles personnel who lost their lives during a road mishap in Tamenglong district on Nov. 15, Wed. around 4:30 pm. Three personnel of the 5th Manipur Rifles are- K Samarjit, […]

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KA journalists celebrate National Press Day

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Our Correspondent Diphu, Nov.16 (EMN): Along with rest of the country, the District Press Club of Karbi Anglong (DPCKA) observed ‘National Press Day’ at its DPCKA office on Thur. Nov. 16. The program began with hoisting of its flag by President Kiri Ronghang followed by a moment of remembrance for the departed souls of the […]

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NF Railway Lumding division conducts workshop

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Orientation on mitigation of elephant mortality on railway track Maligaon, Nov. 16 (EMN): An orientation workshop on generating awareness for mitigating elephant casualty in railway track was organised by Lumding Division on Nov. 14. This was stated in a press release issued by Chief Public Relations Officer N.F. Railway, Maligaon. With the approaching of foggy […]

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AR recovers illicit drugs worth Rs. 4.18 cr.

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Dimapur, Nov. 16 (EMN): The 12 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector under the aegis of IGAR (South) in its crusade against illicit drugs has recovered 63 grams of Heroin, , 368 grams of Brown Sugar and 47915 numbers of WY tablets worth approximate Rs 4.18 crore in the international market. A press release issued by […]

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‘Assam govt committed to uplift tea community’

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Guwahati, Nov. 16 (PTI): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said that the state government is committed to the development of the tea community. The chief minister also said that the community has made lots of contribution to the greater Assamese society. “Our government is committed to facilitate the required infrastructure for ushering in development […]

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JAA and NUJI demands Journalists Protection Act

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Guwahati, Nov. 16 (PTI): The Journalist Association of Assam (JAA) and the National Union of Journalists India (NUJI) today demanded a Journalist Protection Act to ensure safety of journalists. JAA president Dhirendra Nath Chakravatty and its working president Dalim Phukan along with NUJI East Zone secretary-cum-general secretary of JAA Bhupen Goswami made this demand while […]

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Dy CM asks media persons to function as partner in development

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Ziro (Arunachal), Nov. 16 (PTI): Arunachal Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein today exhorted the state media fraternity to continue to function as a partner in development of the state by way of constructive and developmental journalism. “I hope we will able to build a positive image of the state in the eyes of the […]

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HPC of Meghalaya Assembly scraps tender for new building

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Shillong, Nov. 16 (PTI): The High Powered Committee (HPC) of the Meghalaya Assembly has today scrapped the tender for construction of the new Assembly building. The HPC has asked the Public Works Department (PWD) to go for fresh tenders at the earliest after scrapping the tender. “The HPC had decided to scrap the tender as […]

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Top Meghalaya hospital denies issuing advisory against non-veg food items

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Shillong, Nov. 16 (IANS): The government-owned North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) on Thursday denied issuing any advisory to stop non-vegetarian food items in the hospital. The denial came a day after Meghalaya’s opposition Hill State People’s Democratic Party (HSPDP) wrote to Union Health and Family Welfare Minister J.P. […]

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Committee scraps tender, calls new bids for Meghalaya assembly construction

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Shillong, Nov. 16 (IANS): An eight-member committee headed by Meghalaya assembly Speaker Abu Taher Mondal on Thursday scrapped a tender for the construction of a new assembly building to replace the 125-year-old building which was reduced to ashes 16 years ago. “We have scrapped the tender after one of the construction firms that bid the […]

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