Daily Archives: April 3, 2021

Assam tries to deport Rohingya girl, Myanmar refuses to accept

Silchar (Assam), Apr 2 (PTI) Myanmar refused to accept a 14-year-old Rohingya girl when she was taken to the international border in Manipur by...

Violence in Assam’s Karimganj after EVM found in BJP candidate’s car

Karimganj/Guwahati, Apr 2 (PTI) Violence broke out in Karimganj district of Assam on Thursday night after a mob spotted a BJP candidate's vehicle being...

Congress speaking language of defeat in Assam: Union minister

Guwahati, Apr 2 (PTI) Union minister Jitendra Singh on Friday said the Congress is speaking the "language of defeat" in Assam and raising unsubstantiated...

Gas-based power producer OTPC gets green nod for third unit in Tripura

Agartala, Apr 2 (PTI) ONGC-Tripura Power Company (OTPC), a gas-based electricity generation entity in the northeastern region, has received environmental clearance from the Centre...

2 injured as police fires rubber bullets to prevent mob from snatching EVM in...

Kalaigaon (Assam), Apr 2 (PTI) Two persons were injured after police fired rubber bullets at a mob that attempted to snatch an EVM at...

Nagaland observes Good Friday

Kohima, Apr 2 (PTI) Good Friday, that marks the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, was observed in the Christian- dominated state of Nagaland with people...

Only one-fifth of Meghalaya fauna species discovered so far: Official

Shillong, Apr 2 (PTI) Only 10,000 of the estimated 50,000 fauna species in Meghalaya have been discovered so far, Chief Wildlife Warden H C...

16 new cases push Nagaland s COVID-19 tally to 12,361

Kohima, Apr 2 (PTI) Nagaland on Friday reported 16 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the coronavirus tally in the state to 12,361, Health Minister S...

Pakistan beat South Africa off last ball after Babar century

CENTURION, 2 Apr: A century by Babar Azam set up a three-wicket, last-ball win for Pakistan in the first one-day international against South Africa...

Tashkent to host 2023 men’s boxing world c’ships

New Delhi, 2 Apr: The 2023 men's boxing World Championships will be held in Uzbekistan capital Tashkent, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) announced on...

Anirban Lahiri makes a steady start in Texas

San Antonio, 2 Apr: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri got off to a steady start at the Valero Texas Open as he brought home a...

Important to play simple hockey and not do anything too dramatic: Rupinder Pal Singh

Buenos Aires, 2 Apr: On his first foreign tour since 2019, seasoned drag-flicker Rupinder Pal Singh on Friday emphasised on playing simple hockey instead...

Like players, umpires too have form and I would like to make the most...

New Delhi, 2 Apr: Nitin Menon, who showed remarkable accuracy in his debut series as an ICC 'Elite Panel' umpire, feels pressure situations bring...

I know Indian cricketers who want to play in ‘The Hundred’ and other leagues:...

Kolkata, 2 Apr: England's white ball captain Eoin Morgan, who also leads Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL, claims that a lot of Indian...

Tokyo Games organizers: No decision yet on Osaka torch relay

Tokyo, 2 Apr: A decision has not yet been reached on rerouting the Olympic torch relay later this month around the city of Osaka,...

Bhagat, Kadam sail into semifinals of Dubai para-badminton tournament

Dubai, 2 Apr: World no 1 Pramod Bhagat and world no 5 Sukant Kadam sailed into the semifinals of the Dubai para-badminton tournament after...

US Confirms Will Join Nuclear Deal Meet, ‘Open’ To Direct Talks With Iran

Washington, Apr 2 (AFP): The United States on Friday confirmed it would take part in a meeting in Vienna next week on the Iran...

Myanmar Military Slammed For Deaths Of Over 40 Children

Yangon, Myanmar, Apr 2 (AFP): Myanmar's junta faced fresh international criticism Friday over the deaths of more than 40 children and the "forced disappearance"...

Pakistan’s textile industry upset as Imran Khan government rejects proposal to import cotton from...

Karachi, Apr 2 (PTI) Pakistan's struggling textile industry has voiced its disappointment after the Imran Khan government rejected a proposal to import cotton from...

Fire kills 3 in market near Rohingya camp in Bangladesh

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh , Apr 2 (AFP) A fire on Friday destroyed more than 20 shops in a makeshift market near a Rohingya refugee...