Daily Archives: April 6, 2021

Pema Khandu Khirme wins Bomdila MTB Cycling Competition 2021

BOMDILA, 5 Apr: Pema Khandu Khirme was declared the winner of the Bomdila MTB Cycling Competition 2021, which was organized by the West Kameng...

Days after images of election officials transporting an EVM (electronic voting machine) in a BJP candidate's car triggered controversy, yet another controversy has hit...

Where does the buck stop?

Naxals: Wake Up Call By Poonam I Kaushish Remember Alfred Lord Tennyson’s famous poem, The charge of the light brigade. One stanza’s read: ‘Forward, the Light...

India and other Quad nations join France in mega naval drill in Indian Ocean

New Delhi, Apr 5 (PTI) India and three other Quad member nations on Monday joined France in kick-starting a three-day naval wargame in the...

Sonia Gandhi urges people of Kerala to defeat divisive forces, reject authoritarian leaders

New Delhi, Apr 5 (PTI) Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday urged the people of Kerala to vote for the United Democratic Front (UDF)...

CBSE signs MoU with AICTE to enhance skills of teachers, students

New Delhi, Apr 5 (PTI) The Central Board of Secondary Education on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding with the All India Council for...

India condoles loss of lives in ferry accident in Bangladesh

New Delhi, Apr 5 (PTI) India on Monday conveyed condolences to Bangladesh over the death of at least 26 people when a ferry collided...

15 sticks of plastic explosives seized in Kupwara district of J-K: Army

Srinagar, Apr 5 (PTI) Security forces seized 15 sticks of plastic explosives in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, averting a tragedy,...

Sugar sales hit due to COVID-19; cooperative mills seek more time to clear unsold...

New Delhi, Apr 5 (PTI) The National Federation of Cooperative Sugar Factories (NFCSF) on Monday demanded that the government give more time to clear...

UNDP India, Spices Board India ink MoU for blockchain-powered system

New Delhi, Apr 5 (PTI) : UNDP India’s Accelerator Lab on Monday said it has signed an agreement with the Spices Board India to...

Tight vigil in Tripura for tribal council elections

Agartala, Apr 5 (PTI) Adequate security arrangements have been made for Tuesday's elections to 30-member Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC), which governs...

Mizoram govt yet to receive Centre’s directions on Myanmar refugee crisis: Official

Aizawl, Apr 5(PTI) Three days after Home Minister Amit Shah stated that the Centre would give food and medicines to the Myanmar nationals who...

3 held for attacking truck carrying reserve EVMs in Assam’s 2nd phase of polling

Silchar (Assam), Apr 5 (PTI) Three persons have been arrested for allegedly attacking a truck carrying reserve EVMs in Cachar district of Assam during...

Assam minister’s security officer detained for ‘assaulting’ cop

Kokrajhar (Assam), Apr 5 (PTI) Assam minister Pramila Rani Brahma's personal security officer has been detained for allegedly assaulting an on-duty police officer at...

2,813 model code of conduct violation cases reported in Assam

  Guwahati, Apr 5 (PTI) Altogether 2,813 cases of Model Code of Conduct (MCC) violation have been reported since the announcement of the election to...

IIT-G suspends student arrested on charge of molestation

Guwahati, Apr 5 (PTI) Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-G) has suspended the student arrested on the charge of molesting a fellow woman student. The...

2 new cases take Nagaland’s COVID-19 tally to 12,365

Kohima, Apr 5 (PTI) Nagaland's COVID-19 tally rose to 12,365 on Monday as two more people tested positive for the infection, Health Minister S...

Nepal-India to conduct joint study of construction work along Indo-Nepal border: Nepalese minister

Kathmandu, Apr 5 (PTI) Nepal and India have agreed to conduct a joint study of the ongoing construction activities carried by the Indian side...

At least 27 dead as launch capsizes after collision with cargo vessel in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Apr 5 (PTI) At least 27 people died after a small launch carrying over 100 passengers capsized after colliding with a cargo vessel...