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  • India refutes rumors of helping Sri Lankan President and family flee to Maldives

    Colombo: The Indian High Commission has “categorically” denied any role in facilitating the escape of Srilanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and dismissed as “baseless” the speculative reports that India helped Gotabaya flee the country. As per media reports Gotabaya who had promised to resign from his post on Wednesday fled the country without honoring his words. […]

    Sri Lankan Agitation: President Gotabaya escapes to Maldives

    Colombo: Sri Lanka’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has left the country, according to a high-ranking security official. Rajapaksa and his wife flew to Malé, in the Maldives, on an AN32 troop transport plane from the Sri Lanka Air Force. The embattled Rajapaksa was previously blocked from departing Sri Lanka at least twice on Monday, after refusing […]

    Sri Lankan Parliament to reconvene on July 15; New President to be elected on July 20

    Colombo: Sri Lankan Parliament will reconvene on the 15th of this month and a new President will be elected on the 20 of July. This was stated by parliamentary speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena yesterday. Meanwhile, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged all stakeholders to engage in dialogue to ensure a ‘smooth transition’ of government. He […]

    Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka unveils the Logo of Bengaluru Design Festival

    The first edition of Bengaluru Design festival to be held from 11th November to 12th December 2022 The event will witness a gathering of over 50,000 design professionals, architects, thought leaders, policy makers & government officials, creative minds and students Honourable Chief Minister of Karnataka Shri. Basavaraj Bommai today unveiled the logo of Bengaluru Design […]

    Uganda announces discovery of 31 million metric tonnes of gold deposits

    Uganda has announced the discovery of 31 million metric tonnes of gold deposits in the country. A spokesperson from the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development in Uganda, Solomon Muyita, said that these reports are aimed at attracting gold miners and investors. In a bid to boost the country’s economy, the Ugandan Government has licensed […]

    Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri. Narendra Modi Inaugurates Akshaya Patra’s New Kitchen in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

    The new kitchen is Akshaya Patra’s 62nd unit in the country and will enable the Foundation to serve over 100,000 children in 282 schools. Varanasi : Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri. Narendra Modi inaugurated The Akshaya Patra Foundation’s new kitchen in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, on July 7, 2022, in the presence of Hon’ble Governor, […]

    CM reviews flood situation with DCs through video conference

    Bhupen Goswami  GUWAHATI : Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma today held a video conference with the Deputy Commissioners of flood-affected districts of the state and reviewed the present scenario and various measures taken by the district administration to provide relief to the affected people. He asked the DCs to ramp up their relief measures […]

    NE can emerge as the major supplier of organic foods: Himanta

     Bhupen Goswami  GUWAHATI : The Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma today said that in the present scenario, wherein the entire globe is on the look for healthy food, that are at par with the international standards of food safety and quality, free from any chemical residues and other contaminants; the North Eastern India can […]

    In Manipur, a massive landslide that hit the middle of the night, killing eight, including 4 Indian Army personnel, leaving 50 missing

    Bhupen Goswami  GUWAHATI :The big news is coming out from the North Eastern State of Manipur. According to information, due to continuous heavy rains, there was a landslide today, in which more than 50 personnel of the Territorial Army along with the general public were affected. In Manipur, 10 people, including four Territorial Army (TA) […]

    DGP, Assam today launched a pilot programme for strengthening of Special Juvenile Police Unit

    Bhupen Goswami   GUWAHATI : Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta, DGP, Assam today launched a pilot programme for strengthening of Special Juvenile Police Unit at Goalpara. Launching the programme in a meeting held at the Natasurjya Phani Sarma Auditorium, Goalpara town, the DGP Mahanta said that police has a critical role in ensuring protection for children who came […]