All you need to know about Vijay Diwas celebrated on December 16 every year

All you need to know about Vijay Diwas celebrated on December 16 every year

New Delhi | December 16, 2017 The Indo-Pakistan War of 1971 is heralded as one of the most convincing victories of the annals of the military history. It culminated with the abject surrender of Pakistani forces in East Pakistan (now, Bangladesh), with almost 1,00,000 being taken prisoners of war (PoWs), and eventually leading up to […]

Mizoram: Live Updates on PM Modi’s visit

Mizoram: Live Updates on PM Modi’s visit

AIZAWL/SHILLONG:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting Mizoram and Meghalaya to inaugurate various development projects. The Prime Minister will address public meetings and also fund young entrepreneurs launch several infrastructure projects. PM Modi is scheduled to reach Aizawl in the morning before heading to Shillong later in the day. PM Modi’s visit will also give momentum […]

Assam: 42 dogs rescued from meat trade

Assam: 42 dogs rescued from meat trade

GUWAHATI, December 16, 2017: Just Be Friendly (JBF) along with Assam police rescued around 42 dogs on Friday. The incident took place in the outskirts of the city. JBF immediately after receiving a call from a well wisher informed police seeking for support and was successful in rescuing 42 dogs from killing for meat. The […]

Mizoram en-route to socio-economic development with inauguration of Tuirial Hydropower Project

Mizoram en-route to socio-economic development with inauguration of Tuirial Hydropower Project

AIZAWL | DECEMBER, 16, 2017 Dedicating the Tuirial Hydropower Project in Mizoram, PM Modi today said that the project would boost the socio-economic development of the State. The PM said that besides electricity the reservoir water would open new avenues for navigation; provide connectivity to remote villages and development of fisheries. The PM said that […]

FACTS | Five facts about Tuirial Dam in Mizoram

FACTS | Five facts about Tuirial Dam in Mizoram

Mizoram will now be the third power-surplus state in north east India after Sikkim and Tripura as Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the 60 MW Tuirial hydroelectric power project in Mizoram.                         Here are five facts about Tuirial hydroelectric power project: #1. Tuirial dam […]

POLITICS | Rahul Gandhi takes over as new Congress President

POLITICS | Rahul Gandhi takes over as new Congress President

NEW DELHI, December 16, 2017: Rahul Gandhi on Saturday formally took over as the new Congress President assuming the mantle of the country’s oldest political party from his mother Sonia Gandhi. The process of his election as the new Congress chief was completed after the Central Election Authority President Mullapally Ramachandran handed over the Certificate […]

PM Modi on Mizoram, Meghalaya development blitz ahead of polls: 10 Points

PM Modi on Mizoram, Meghalaya development blitz ahead of polls: 10 Points

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is launching a couple of infrastructure projects in Mizoram and Meghalaya in the north-east today. Assembly elections in these two Congress-ruled states will be held next year, and the BJP is looking to replicate its electoral victories in Assam and Manipur — another two states in the north-east that slipped from […]