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  • DG level talks between BSF and BGB to start tomorrow in Dhaka

    The DG level talks between border-guard forces of India and Bangladesh, BSF and BGB, will start on Wednesday in Dhaka. The 4-member BSF delegation is scheduled to arrive in Dhaka on 16th for the meeting which will conclude on 19 September. Earlier, the meeting was scheduled to start from 13th September. However, due to some […]

    International Day of Democracy being observed today

    Today is the International Day of Democracy. On the occasion, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu extended his greetings and said, Democracy gives voice to the common man and ensures that all are equal before the rule of law. He also appealed to everybody to strengthen the foundations of Indian democracy and make it more vibrant. On the […]

    Greece: Three migrants dead, 56 saved after boat sinks off Crete

    Greek authorities picked up 56 survivors from the sea on Monday during a large rescue operation after a vessel carrying an unknown number of migrants sank off the southern island of Crete.  The mishap left three migrants dead that included a woman and two children. The Coast Guard officials said, efforts are on to locate other people […]

    People should be more responsible in maintaining COVID protocol: Dr Dipali Barman

    By Anup Biswas Haflong  : Joint Director of Health services, Dima Hasao Dr Dipali Barman in an exclusive interview said People should be more responsible and sensitive in maintaining COVID protocol otherwise people would have to suffer a lot as the community spreading of COVID has made its way in the Dima Hasao. Sharing information […]

    India hands over 2,000 vials of Remdesivir to Nepal

    Ambassador of India to Nepal Mr. Vinay M. Kwatra handed over 2000 vials of Remdesivir to Foreign Affairs Minister of Nepal Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on behalf of the Government of India in Kathmandu today. The medicines are part of the Government of India’s ongoing assistance to Nepal in meeting the challenge posed by the […]

    NIA arrests key suspect working for Pakistan’s ISI from Godhra in Gujarat

    National Investigation Agency NIA- has arrested a key suspect working for Pakistan’s Inter Service Intelligence -ISI from Godhra in Gujarat. Key accused Giteli Imran has been involved in espionage activities for ISI. The case relates to an international espionage racket in which Pakistan-based spies recruited agents in India for collecting sensitive and classified information regarding […]

    Rajya Sabha passes Aircraft (Amendment) Bill 2020

    Parliament has passed the Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2020 with the Rajya Sabha approving it today. The Bill has already been passed by the Lok Sabha. It  seeks to amend the Aircraft Act, 1934.  It has provisions to convert three existing bodies under the Ministry of Civil Aviation into statutory bodies. These three authorities are, the […]

    India beats China to become member of UN’s Commission on Status of Women

    India has been elected as the member of the Commission on Status of Women (CSW), a body of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).  India will be a member of the prestigious body for four years from 2021 to 2025. India’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations T S Tirumurti said, it is a ringing […]

    Parliamentary proceedings begin; 15 newly elected MPs take oath in RS

    While adhering to social distancing norms amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Rajya Sabha today took up business on the first day of Monsoon Session of Parliament. Fifteen newly elected MPs took oath. They include Shibu Soren of JMM, Zafar Islam of BJP, Dr K Keshav Rao of TRS, Tiruchi Siva of DMK, and Dinesh Trivedi of […]

    Poshan Maah 2020 launched in Dima Hasao

    By Anup Biswas Haflong : The Principal Secretary, North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council, Amithabh Rajkhowa, ACS, launched Rashtriya Poshan Maah in Dima Hasao at Haflong Circuit House today in presenc of NCHAC Secretary in-charge Social Wefare, Thai Tsho Daulagupu, ACS, Dy Director incharge Rajdeep Kemprai and other officers from line department. Stressing on the importance […]