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Demonetization throws Tripura bank out of business

AGARTALA: Tripura State Cooperative Bank (TSCB), which is celebrating its 60th foundation day , lost business due to demonetization of high value currency notes by the central government, officials said here on the day. “Our credit-deposit-ratio (CDR) would have been ...Read More

NSCN-K members poses with India’s Myanmar Envoy on Naga New Year Day

In an obvious diplomatic faux pas, the Indian envoy to Myanmar, Vikram Misri, has been pictured along with top members of the banned NSCN-Khaplang faction, including its “military commander” Niki Sumi, who has a bounty of Rs 10 lakh on ...Read More

Assam cash-for-job scam: Former chairman Rakesh Paul sent to five-day police custody

GUWAHATI: Arrested former Chairman of Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) Rakesh Paul faced another problem after a local court sent him to five days police custody in connection with another cash-for-job case lodged in 2014 against Paul. The former APSC ...Read More

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 ...Read More

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 ...Read More

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 ...Read More

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 ...Read More

No end to Assam -Meghalaya border disputes : Talks come to a standstill

Shillong : Talks between Assam and Meghalaya over the long disputed state boundary issue has come to a standstill with no response from the neighboring state despite requests made by the Meghalaya Government to have a meeting on the issue. ...Read More

Here is a list of what Meghalaya has achieved and lost in these 45 years!

SHILLONG: Can the journey be as glorious as the struggle to attain statehood for Meghalaya? That is the question and the answer of which is open to interpretation. It is a journey worth introspecting. Meghalaya has come a long way ...Read More

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