RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat calls for nationwide ban on cow slaughter

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat calls for nationwide ban on cow slaughter

NEW DELHI, April 9: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Sunday called for a nationwide ban on cow slaughter. “We have been striving to protect the cow. Sampoorna Bharatvarsh me gauvansh hatya band ho, ye hamari ichchha hai (We wish the killing of cows and its progeny should be banned in the entire […]

Assam: 68% voting recorded in Dhemaji assembly by-poll

Assam: 68% voting recorded in Dhemaji assembly by-poll

GUWAHATI, April 9: Voting in the Assam assembly by-election in Dhemaji constituency passed off peacefully on Sunday, with 66.97 per cent of the total 2,19,751 voters casting their votes, an election official said. “The overall voter turnout for the by-election in the Dhemaji assembly constituency was 66.97 per cent,” Dhemaji Returning Officer Roshni Aparanji Korati […]

Meghalaya: Day old infant drowned in Ganol river

Meghalaya: Day old infant drowned in Ganol river

TURA, April 9: In another shocker, a day year old infant was found drowned by residents in the Ganol river near the village of Mukdangra under Garobadha Investigation Centre. The body of the dead infant was recovered last evening after being seen floating in the river by locals. “We have sent the child’s body for […]

Manipur gets Rs 400 crore for improving National Highway 37

Manipur gets Rs 400 crore for improving National Highway 37

IMPHAL, April 9: Road projects in Manipur are set to get an impetus as the central government has alloted Rs 400 crore for the improvement of National Highway 37 connecting the Imphal to Silchar in Assam via Jiribam district, Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Thongam Bishwajit said on Sunday. “It has been the policy of […]

Assam: No government jobs for people with more than two children; Girl’s edu. free upto university level!

Assam: No government jobs for people with more than two children; Girl’s edu. free upto university level!

Guwahati, Apr 9: The Assam government today announced a draft population policy which suggested denial of government jobs to people with more than two children and making education up to university level free for all girls in the state. “This is a draft population policy. We have suggested that people having more than two children will […]