Daily Archives: August 30, 2018

Petrol, diesel at new high; govt hopes it is temporary

New Delhi, Aug 29 (PTI) With petrol and diesel prices going up by almost a rupee per litre within a fortnight, the government today...

Five govt officials arrested by police in Mizoram

Aizawl, Aug 29 (PTI) Five government officials including two women were arrested in Mamit district for their alleged involvement in the burglary in their...

AFSPA extended for 6 months in Assam

Guwahati, Aug 29 (PTI) The Assam government today extended application of the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 (AFSPA) in the state for...

Producing quality sheets top Rubber Board’s agenda in Tripura

Agartala, Aug 29 (PTI) Rubber Board wants to shift its focus from increasing rubber cultivation to producing quality rubber sheets to ensure maximum value...

Retailers’ federation seeks presence in tobacco conference

Guwahati, Aug 29 (PTI) The Federation of Retailer Association of India (FRAI) today urged the government to include their representatives in the Indian delegation...

Drug peddler held with Yaba tablets worth Rs 3.66 crore

Karimganj (Assam), Aug 29 (PTI) The BSF today arrested a drug peddler with 36,600 psychotropic Yaba tablets worth Rs 3.66 crore in the international...

Assam CIC asks cops to expedite reports of land grab cases

Guwahati, Aug 29 (PTI) The Assam Information Commission has asked the police to provide within 30 days the details of total number of land...

Mizoram recalls officials sent to conduct repatriation of Brus

Aizawl, Aug 29 (PTI) Mizoram government today decided to recall all the government officials sent to conduct the repatriation of Brus from six relief...

Ducks raise oxygen level in water: Tripura CM

Agartala, Aug 29 (PTI) Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has said that the oxygen levels in water bodies increase when ducks swim in...

Lt Gen Shokin Chauhan appointed CFMG chairman

Kohima, Aug 29 (PTI) Former Director General of Assam Rifles, Lt Gen (retd) Shokin Chauhan has taken over as the new Chairman of Ceasefire...