Daily Archives: February 20, 2021

UD&H clash with Police inter-department volleyball final

AALO, 19 Feb: The Urban Development and Housing department will meet the Police department in the final of the inter-department volleyball competition organized by...

Challenges before Arunachal

Arunachal Pradesh will celebrate its statehood day on 20 February. As the state celebrates its 35th statehood day, it is also time to ponder about...

Winds of change blowing?

By Sagarneel Sinha Political battleground is hotting up in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam and Pudducherry as these go to the polls this year...

India, China complete disengagement in Pangong lake area; To hold military talks on Saturday...

New Delhi, Feb 19 (PTI) After completing the withdrawal of troops and weapons from the north and south banks of Pangong lake, India and...

Mangalyaan-2 will be an orbiter mission: ISRO chief

New Delhi, Feb 19 (PTI) As NASA's Perseverance rover landed on Mars in the early hours of Friday to look for signs of past...

Three militants, policeman killed in encounters in Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb 19 (PTI) Three unidentified militants and a policeman were killed in two separate encounters in Budgam and Shopian districts of Jammu and...

J&K Admin sets up UMTAs for metropolitan regions of Jammu and Srinagar

Jammu, Feb 19 (PTI) Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday accorded sanction for the establishment of Unified Metropolitan Transport Authorities (UMTAs) for the twin...

Over 200 dogs found dead in 3 days in Bengal town triggering panic

Bishnupur (WB), Feb 19 (PTI) Over 200 stray dogs have died in the last three days in Bishnupur town in West Bengal's Bankura district,...

Development is our religion: PM Modi

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 19 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said development is for everyone and it is the aim and religion of his...

PM launches slew of projects in poll bound Kerala, says India is giving great...

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 19 (PTI) Launching a slew of projects in the power and urban sectors in poll-bound Kerala, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday...

Toolkit case:Some media coverage of FIR against Disha sensational, prejudicial, says HC

New Delhi, Feb 19 (PTI) The Delhi High Court Friday said certain media coverage of investigation into the FIR against climate activist Disha Ravi...

Sonowal launches centre for perishable cargo to boost exports

Guwahati, Feb 19 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday launched the Centre for Perishable Cargo (CPC) at Loknath Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport...

AJP questions Sonowal’s silence on HLC report on Clause

Guwahati, Feb 19 (PTI) The recently floated political outfit Assam Jatiya Parishad Friday questioned Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal's silence on the report of the...

Cong gets ‘gamocha’ from the family of first person killed in anti-CAA protest

Guwahati, Feb 19 (PTI The family of Sam Stafford, who was the first person to be killed during the protests against anti-Citizenship Amendment Act(CAA)...

No anti-incumbency but pro-incumbency for Sonowal govt: Jitendra Singh

Barpeta (Assam), Feb 19 (PTI) Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Friday asserted that there is no anti-incumbency in Assam but a pro-incumbency for the...

Tomar in poll-bound Assam: Atmanirbhar villages will help achieve Atmanirbhar Bharat

Guwahati, Feb 19 (PTI) Union minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday said only 'Atmanirbhar' villages by arming small and...

Nagaland Assembly passes Rs 22,817-cr budget for FY22

Kohima, Feb 19 (PTI) The Nagaland Assembly on Friday passed a Rs 22,817-crore budget for the 2021-22 fiscal by voice vote. Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio,...

Assam Rifles seizes tortoises, reptiles, in Mizoram

Aizawl, Feb 19 (PTI) The Assam Rifles has seized some tortoises, reptiles, exotic seeds and apprehended one person in Mizoram's Champhai district, a statement...

Army provides food, medical help to stranded tourists in Sikkim

Gangtok, Feb 19 (PTI) The Indian Army provided food, medical help and warm clothes to over 400 tourists who were stranded in East Sikkim...