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  • Big Challenges for Assam Rifles: Smuggling rising near Indo-Myanmar border,goods worth about Rs 300 crore, seized

    Guwahati :The Kovid-19 epidemic is being smuggled along with a large consignment of drugs along the Indo-Myanmar border. The Assam Rifles guarding the 1,700-km-long Indo-Myanmar border foiled a smuggling attempt on Saturday night and seized a large consignment of drugs. Sources in the Assam Rifles told media persons that it was now around 3 am […]

    The State governments have taken up various projects to strengthen women power : Assam CM

     by Trishna Pegu Doley Guwahati : The Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal presented ‘Silpi Sainik Brajanath Sarma Award 2020’ to renowned actor of mobile theatre and Assamese cinema Rina Bora in a programme held at Sarbhog in Barpeta district today. The award carries a citation, angabastra, a sarai and cheque of Rs. 2 lakh. Speaking […]

    LJP President Chirag Paswan says, there is no dispute with JD (U) and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

    LJP President Chirag Paswan today categorically stated that there is no dispute with JD (U) and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Talking to the media, Mr Paswan said he has full confidence under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said his party is supporting all the decisions of BJP.  Mr Paswan said he […]

    EAM Jaishankar co-chairs ASEAN-India Ministerial Meeting

    External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar co-chaired the ASEAN-India Ministerial Meeting on Saturday along with his Thailand counterpart Don Pramudwinai. The meeting was held virtually and saw the participation of Foreign Ministers of the ten ASEAN Member States and India. It reviewed the status of ASEAN-India Strategic Partnership in several areas including maritime cooperation, connectivity, […]

    UNSC members urge Myanmar to ensure Rohingya participation in Elections

    Eight members of the UN Security Council (UNSC) have urged Myanmar to ensure that Rohingya participate in the general elections scheduled to be held on November 8. In a joint statement issued on Friday, Belgium, the Dominican Republic, Estonia, France, Germany, Tunisia, UK and the US asked Myanmar to ensure that individuals of all communities, […]

    India and US review progress in bilateral ties in defence, security and foreign policy areas

    India and the United States held a bilateral 22 Inter-sessional meeting at the official level in virtual mode yesterday. Both sides reviewed the progress and developments in bilateral ties in defence, security, and foreign policy areas since the last 22 Ministerial meeting held on 18th December last year in Washington DC.  They explored opportunities for […]

    US Prez Donald Trump leads nation in mourning victims of 9/11 terrorist attack

    US President Donald Trump led the nation in mourning victims of the 9/11 terrorist attack with a moment of silence along with First Lady Melania on Air Force One. He delivered remarks at the memorial site near Shanksville in Pennsylvania.   Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden crossed […]

    Health Ministry organizes virtual conclave for private hospitals providing COVID-19 treatment

    The Health Ministry today organized a virtual conclave for private hospitals providing COVID-19 treatment in the country. It provided a platform for discussion of clinical protocols and best practices in COVID-19 management towards reducing avoidable deaths. While COVID-19 has posed unprecedented challenges to the country’s health care systems, there have been proactive responses from the […]

    80 new special passenger trains operating from today; All lines of Delhi Metro become functional

    Railway is running 80 new special passenger trains from today. These trains will be fully reserved trains. Railways has said that all the precautionary measures will be in place such as social distancing, thermal screening and wearing of face masks by passengers will be strictly followed.  Our Correspondent reports that booking for these trains had […]

    Several new International standards of emission and safety measures in transport vehicles to be implement soon

    The Union Government has embarked upon a transformational programme of implementing international standards of emission and safety measures in the transport vehicles. The government is moving on the path of a long-term regulatory road map for the automobile industry to grow and increase its contribution to Gross Domestic Product. Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, […]