Shillong Lajong kick-start home stint with comfortable win

Shillong Lajong kick-start home stint with comfortable win

Shillong Lajong FC played out a perfect first home match of the Hero I-League 2016-17 beating Minerva Punjab 2-1 in the fourth game week fixture at the JN Stadium in Shillong today. Rupert Nongrum (17’) and Aser Dipanda (42’) were the heroes for the hosts who recorded their first points today, that too against the […]

Assam: Seven killed in separate road accidents in past 24 hours!

Assam: Seven killed in separate road accidents in past 24 hours!

GUWAHATI: At least seven people were killed and several others were injured in different road mishaps in Assam in past 24 hours. According to the reports, two people were killed while a speeding vehicle fell down in a river in Goalpara district on Friday night. The deceased persons were identified as Bhaskar Kalita and Alal […]

Centre reviews supply of essential commodities in trouble-torn Manipur

Centre reviews supply of essential commodities in trouble-torn Manipur

The Centre reviewed the supply of essential commodities to Manipur where normal life was badly affected due to a 80-day long economic blockade of a key highway. An inter-ministerial meeting, chaired by Home Minister Rajnath Singh and attended by Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, reviewed the stock of foodgrains and petroleum products in Manipur and how […]

Tripura: Indian Postal department releases special cover on Dipa Karmakar !

Tripura: Indian Postal department releases special cover on Dipa Karmakar !

The department of Post on Saturday, January 21 released a special cover on Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar at a district-level philatelic exhibition conducted at Agartala’s City Centre. Dipa Karmakar is the first Indian female gymnast to qualify for the Olympics and attain fourth position in the Women’s Vaults finals in Rio de Janeiro, 14th August 2016. To […]

Pakistan Army to return Indian Jawan who had crossed over the LoC last year

Pakistan Army to return Indian Jawan who had crossed over the LoC last year

The Pakistan army  announced that it would return the Indian soldier who had inadvertently strayed across the border last year as a ‘gesture of goodwill’.  The soldier has been identified as Chandu Babulal Chavan who was posted with 37 Rashtriya Rifles battalion who had crossed over to the other side of the border on September […]