Daily Archives: September 2, 2021

Fund sought for restoration of Sirnyup SHP

YINGKIONG, 1 Sep: Jengging ZPM Titok Pangkam has urged the hydropower development department's chief engineer (E/Z) to provide necessary fund for restoration of the...

APJEWA members mourn colleague’s death

ITANAGAR, 1 Sep: Arunachal Pradesh Junior Engineers' Welfare Association (APJEWA) expressed grief over the untimely demise of JE Sukhram Singh on early Wednesday morning...

Restore damaged roads

The much-awaited underpass at Bank Tinali in Itanagar will have to wait for some more days for completion. Even though the PWD Highway had...

At the receiving end!

Small FarmersBy Dhurjati Mukherjee Small farmers are the pride of India and need to be given attention. This was stated by Prime Minister Modi during...

India’s power consumption up 18.6% to 129.51 billion units in August

New Delhi, 1 Sep: India’s power consumption grew 18.6 per cent in August to 129.51 billion units (BU) and remained higher than the pre-COVID...

India’s month-long Presidency of powerful UNSC ends with ‘substantive’ outcomes on key global issues

United Nations, 1 Sep: India’s month-long Presidency of the powerful UN Security Council has ended with “substantive” outcomes on key global issues including a...

Indian Army to participate in multi-nation military exercise in Russia

New Delhi, 1 Sep: The Indian Army will participate in a two-week multi-nation military exercise at Nizhny in Russia beginning Friday that is aimed...

India emerging as leader in every field of science, particularly after Modi took over:...

New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI) Asserting that India is emerging as a leader in every stream of science since 2014, Union minister Jitendra Singh...

NEP 2020 Would Turn Country Into ‘Global Knowledge Superpower’: Dharmendra Pradhan

New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI): Education minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday said the New Education Policy 2020 would turn the country into a “global...

EAM Jaishankar speaks to Iranian counterpart, discusses regional issues

New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI) External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday spoke to his newly-appointed Iranian counterpart Hossein Amirabdollahian, and discussed the situation...

Sonia Gandhi to take final call on induction of Prashant Kishor into party:Sources

New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI) Congress President Sonia Gandhi will take a final call on the induction of poll strategist Prashant Kishor in the...

India’s sugar export to Afghanistan almost comes to halt

New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI) India's sugar export to Afghanistan has almost come to a halt with Indian merchants reporting cancellation of orders in...

CISF nabs man with US currency worth Rs 65.7L at Guwahati airport

Guwahati, Sep 1 (PTI) An Imphal-bound passenger was apprehended by CISF personnel at the airport here on Wednesday for allegedly trying to smuggle in...

Heroin worth Rs 4 crore seized in Assam

Diphu (Assam), Sept 1 (PTI) Heroin valued at over Rs 4 crore was seized from a vehicle in Assam's Karbi Anglong district on Wednesday,...

Mizoram govt launches online payment system in Transport Dept

Aizawl, Sep 1 (PTI) The Mizoram government has launched an online payment system in Transport department offices in the state, an official said on...

Sports Minister and Education Minister launch nation-wide quiz on sports and fitness

New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI) Sports Minister Anurag Thakur and Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday launched a quiz on fitness and sports, "the...

Bhagat wins, young Kohli endure tough day at Paralympics

Tokyo, Sep 1 (PTI) World number one shuttler Pramod Bhagat made an impressive start to his campaign in the men's singles competition but young...

Manika, Sathiyan seek exemption from national camp ahead of Asian C’ships; face non-selection

New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI) India's leading table tennis players G Sathiyan and Manika Batra have sought an exemption from the national federation TTFI...

Tokyo Paralympics: Swimmer Suyahsh Jadhav disappoints, disqualified for rule violation

Tokyo, Sep 1 (PTI) Indian para swimmer Suyash Jadhav endured a disappointing outing in the men's 100m breaststroke SB7 final of the ongoing Paralympic...

Milley: US coordination with Taliban on strikes ‘possible’

Washington, Sep 1 (AP) Army Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said Wednesday that it's possible that the U.S. will...