Meghalaya: Football players struck dead by lightning!

Meghalaya: Football players struck dead by lightning!

 SHILLONG, APRIL 22 2017: Two people were killed on the spot and  many sustained injuries after they were struck by lightning in Meghalaya’s South West Khasi Hills district, police said today. The incident occurred yesterday at Umsur village playground under Ranikor police station when Goldmaster Nongtnger (15) and Fastingdar Nongbri (30) were playing football, the […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Pema Khandu’s ‘Immature’ statement invites Congress criticism!

Arunachal Pradesh: Pema Khandu’s ‘Immature’ statement invites Congress criticism!

Itanagar, April 22, 2017: The Congress Arunachal Pradesh unit on Saturday described as “immature and uncalled for” Chief Minister Pema Khandu’s statement that the Indian state shares a border with Tibet and not China. “The Chief Minister of a sensitive state like Arunachal Pradesh should not make any statement before going through the political status and […]

Three districts from Northeast India awarded in Centre’s flagship schemes

Three districts from Northeast India awarded in Centre’s flagship schemes

Agartala/Guwahati, April 22, 2017: Three districts in Assam, Tripura and Mizoram got awards for the execution of the central government’s flagship schemes in agriculture and the power sector, officials said on Saturday. According to an official from the Tripura government’s agriculture department, Gomati district in southern Tripura got the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) award […]