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  • POWERGRID lodges FIR against NHIDCL

    By Anup Biswas   Haflong: The POWERGRID has lodged an FIR against the NHIDCL at Harangajao Police Station on Thursday. The FIR was addressed to the Officer-in-Charge, Harangajao Police Station,  DimaHasao  Assam against benching work at the Loc. No. 111 of 132kV Haflong –Jiribam line. In the F.I.R, the  Deputy Manager 132 KV POWERGRID, Haflong […]

    NEFIS demands Bodo language in CTET exam

    by Preetam Brahma Choudhury Kokrajhar: The North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) has expressed its strong voice over the non-inclusion of Bodo language among the languages offered as medium of examination in the CTET exam, which is being conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE) for the year 2020 stating that exclusion of Bodo language which is a 8th Schedule language […]

    Flood fury continues in 23 districts of Assam; Around 12 lakh people affected

    In Assam, over 12 lakh people have been affected due to the current wave of floods in 23 districts. The Brahmaputra is flowing above the danger level at 5 places. However, the rain has stopped this morning .  Barpeta, South Salmara, Goalpara, Nalbari and Morigaon are among the worst affected districts. 25 persons have lost […]

    Kamrup Metro district of Assam to remain under total lockdown for next 14 days from tonight

    In Assam, amid the rise in Coronavirus cases, a complete lockdown has been imposed in Kamrup Metro district from tonight. It will be in force for the next 14 days. Movement of individuals will remain strictly prohibited during the total lock down period. Talking to AIR News, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that lockdown has […]

    Kerala reports 118 new COVID cases

    Kerala reports for the 10th consecutive day, over 100 new COVID cases with 118 new positive cases being confirmed today. Our Correspondent reports, State Health Minister K. K. Shailaja informed through an official press release that out of the 118 new cases, 68 persons came from abroad and 36 people came from other States. 14 people […]

    Punjab govt. announces postponement of exams for exit classes for all Universities till 15th July

    Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today announced the postponement of exams for exit classes for all Universities till 15th July due to ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. The final decision on the subject will however be taken as per the new directions/guidelines expected to be released by the University Grants Commission (UGC) any time. It may […]

    West Bengal govt extends lockdown till 31st July, spike in covid -19 cases

    West Bengal Government has decided to extend the ongoing lockdown in the state till 31st of July this year. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced this after an all party meeting convened yesterday to discuss the COVID situation in the State. Ms. Banerjee said, the decision has been taken in view of continuous rise of COVID […]

    RDD Budgam activates men & material to take-up most of works under MGNREGA & PMAY

    In Jammu and Kashmir, with the easing of lock-down restrictions imposed in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, Rural Development Department (RDD) Budgam has activated men and material to take-up most of the works under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) and (Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana) MAY flagship programmes. The step has been […]

    Punjab govt to amend law & rules to change definition of large manufacturing units

    Punjab Government has decided to amend the law and the rules to change the definition of large manufacturing units. The government also ushered in a host of other reforms to enable such industries to operate with ease and boost  employment generation. The state cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh at […]

    Gujarat: Annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath not to be carried out in Ahmedabad

    In Gujarat, the Jagannath Mandir Trust has decided not to carry out Annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath in Ahmedabad tomorrow. This was decided in a meeting of Jagannath Mandir Trust held last evening after Gujarat High Court stayed the Rath Yatra in view of COVID pandemic. Our  correspondent reports that Mahant Dilipdasji of 400-year […]