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  • Holi being celebrated with gaiety and enthusiasm in Kathmandu

    In Nepal, Holi, the festival of colours is being celebrated with gaiety and enthusiasm in Kathmandu valley and several hilly districts today. Holi is also known as Fagu Purnima in Nepal. Revellers including young, old and children are celebrating the festival by smearing colourful powders and throwing colours at each other. In Tarai region Holi […]

    BJP CEC holds meeting in New Delhi

    BJP Central Election Committee is holding meeting in New Delhi  to discuss the names of candidates for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP Chief Amit Shah, senior party leaders and Union Ministers including Sushma Swaraj are among those attending the meeting. This is the third meeting of the committee to finalize […]

    Social media platforms submit a code of ethics to Election Commission

    Social Media platforms will create a high priority dedicated reporting mechanism and appoint dedicated teams during the period of General Elections for taking expeditious action on any reported violations. In a Voluntary Code of Ethics prepared by them after a meeting with Election Commission, the Social Media platforms also agreed to provide a mechanism for political […]

    Party will not allow to introduce Citizenship Amendment Bill in Parliament: Rahul

    Congress President Rahul Gandhi has assured the people of the northeast region that the party will not allow to introduce the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in Parliament. Addressing a poll rally at Khumulwng near Agartala this afternoon, he said that Congress, if comes to power, will introduce a scheme of guaranteed minimum income for the […]

    Congress & National Conference stitch alliance for polls in J&K

    In Jammu and Kashmir, Congress and National Conference have announced a pre-poll alliance for Lok Sabha polls. Addressing a joint press conference in Jammu today, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and National Conference patron Farooq Abdullah said, Congress will contest Jammu and Udhampur Lok Sabha seats in Jammu Division and National Conference will fight from […]

    All four accused in Samjhauta Express blast case acquitted

    A special court in Panchkula, Haryana today acquitted all four accused in Samjhauta train blast case that left 68 people, mostly Pakistanis, dead in 2007. NIA counsel Rajan Malhotra said, all the four accused, Naba Kumar Sarkar alias Swami Aseemanand, Lokesh Sharma, Kamal Chauhan and Rajinder Chaudhary have been acquitted by the court. The blast […]

    President, Vice President greet people on eve of Holi

    President and Vice President have greeted the people on the eve of Holi. In a message, President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the festival of Holi is a celebration of spring and of our sense of fraternity and mutual goodwill. He expressed hope that the confluence of colours will bring positive energy to all […]

    Training on EVM, VVPAT on the run for poll officials

    By Bijoy PTC Handique   Jorhat : A three day training session on functioning of Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and Voter Verified Paper Edit Trail (VVPAT) machine was imparted to nearly 1800 polling officials and presiding officers at the Jorhat District Library Auditorium conducted by Subham Gowala, Additional deputy Commissioner cum I/C of Training and […]

    AAU-NEIST will help farmers with new device, says NEIST director

    By Bijoy PTC Handique Jorhat :  Assam Agricultural University (AAU) and North East Institute of Science and Technology (NEIST) will come together to serve the farmers and will empower the people with the knowledge we have, as we have acquired a vast knowledge and if we do not help to empower the people than it […]

    BJP Ministers, MLAs Join NPP In Arunachal

    By Bhupen Goswami   Guwahati  : The BJP is having a tough time in Arunachal Pradesh as two Ministers and six MLAs on Monday joined the National Peoples Party (NPP) and will contest in the Assembly election due next month.Amongst them. the state home minister Kumar Waii and tourism minister Jarkar Gamlin while the six […]