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  • Friday, January, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 10:48:09
  • Jorhat turns the city of “Smoke”

    By Bijoy Handique (PNI) Jorhat : Jorhat city threaten by a similar type of smoke that hovering every evening following burning of garbage besides the Goromur Crematorium along the river Tocklai for which people as well as students residing in educational and government residential areas and private residents are worst sufferer which is a slow […]

    Jorhat observed no Silpi Divas over BILL

    By Bijoy Handique (PNI) Jorhat : Silpi Samaj of Jorhat district did not celebrated Silpi Divas on Thursday inead sastt for a protest program in front of Jorhat Theatre Hall premises where over 100s of artists took part in the program that was organized in the form of cultural way (sangeet), where along with prominent […]

    National Trade Body Snubs PWC for “baseless” Report on E-commerce

    New Delhi: Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), the largest trader’s organization in the country has castigated Pricewaterhouse Coopers(PwC) for its “baseless” and “concocted” report on e-commerce in an attempt to mislead the country. In a statement the Confederation said ” We have come across various media reports quoted Pricewaterhouse Coopers(PwC) that India’s e commerce […]

    US Prez Trump nominates 3 Indian Americans to key administration post

    US President Donald Trump has nominated three Indian Americans to key administration positions as per the latest list of senior nominations sent bythe White House to the Senate. Rita Baranwal has been nominated for the post of Assistant Secretary ofEnergy (Nuclear Energy), Aditya Bamzai for Member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board and […]

    Greek PM Tsipras survives confidence vote after Macedonia row

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has survived a confidence vote after a row over a landmark name deal with Macedonia sunk his four-year coalition. The official count showed that a total of 151 lawmakers supported Mr Tsipras’ government out of 299 present, including several independent MPs. Mr Tsipras told reporters after the vote yesterday that […]

    Volcano erupts in southern Japan

    In Japan, avolcano erupted this morning on a small Kuchinoerabu island in the southernpart of the country. The  Meteorological agency said in Tokyo that thevolcano is spewing ash and smoke into the air over the sparsely-inhabited area.Public broadcaster NHK said, there are no reports of injuries or damage yetfrom the eruption. The agency has maintained […]

    US has put China on notice: Vice President Pence

    US Vice President Mike Pence has said, China has been put on notice for using, for what he said, debt diplomacy and unfair trade practices to expand its influence. He was speaking at a global summit of American envoys in Washington yesterday. Mr Pence said the US stands for a free and open Indo-Pacific where […]

    At least 20 people killed in militant attack in Northeastern Mali

    In Mali, at least 20 people were killed in the northeastern region of Menaka in a militant attack on two settlements. According to local media reports. the incident occurred near the border with Niger, where the Tuareg-led Movement for the Salvation of Azawad (MSA) has several posts. Those killed include several elderly persons and MSA […]

    Government to set up over 460 more Eklavya Model Residential Schools across the country

    The government will soon set up over 460 more Eklavya Model Residential Schools across the country. Addressing the valedictory programme of the First Eklavya Model Residential Schools National Sports Meet in Hyderabad last evening, Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram said, the government is spending about 25 thousand crore rupees on these schools. Stating that […]

    PM congratulates winners of Gandhi peace prize

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Yohei Sasakawa for being chosen for the Gandhi Peace Prize, 2018. In a series of tweets, Mr Modi said, Mr Sasakawa is at the forefront of many philanthropic initiatives and individuals like him motivate millions of people. The Prime Minister said Mr Sasakawa’s compassionate nature can be seen in […]