Meghalaya taps only 10 % of its 3,000 MW hydro potential; Power Corporation to be blamed!

Meghalaya taps only 10 % of its 3,000 MW hydro potential; Power Corporation to be blamed!

Shillong, March 31: Power-starved Meghalaya can harness only 10.49 per cent of its 3,000 MW hydro potential, a report said. This has been blamed to the Meghalaya Power Generation Corporation Limited for the failure to prepare long-term plans incorporating projects to be implemented as per the Meghalaya Power Policy, 2007. In its report for the […]

Tripura: Job termination of 10,323 teachers snowballs into major political issue!

Tripura: Job termination of 10,323 teachers snowballs into major political issue!

Agartala, March 31: Hundreds of BJP supporters held noisy protest at the main city police station in Agartala on Thursday to demand legal action against Chief Minister Manik Sarkar and Education Minister Tapan Chakraborty after Supreme Court upheld order of the High Court of Tripura to cancel job of 10,323 teachers for defective employment procedure. […]

Assam: Bangladeshi Intruder arrested in Karimganj!

Assam: Bangladeshi Intruder arrested in Karimganj!

Guwahati, Mar 31, 2017– The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Friday arrested a Bangladeshi national who had strayed into Indian territory in Karimganj. The intruder identified as Sabel Ahmed had intruded India in search of job. The arrested Bangladeshi intruder is a native of Manikpur in Sylhet. Source: Dy365 Image courtesy: Dy365  

Note ban effect- Northeast rebel ‘Govts’ feel the squeeze!

Note ban effect- Northeast rebel ‘Govts’ feel the squeeze!

Guwahati, Mar 30 : Governments run by extremist groups in Nagaland have refrained from expanding their budgets and revising old ‘tax’ rates after their revenues suffered because of Delhi’s decision to scrap high-value currency last year. The extremist Isak-Muivah faction of National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-IM) and its rival Khaplang outfit run parallel Governments in […]

Manipur : 45- year- old killed by lightning!

Manipur : 45- year- old killed by lightning!

IMPHAL, MARCH 31 2017 : Lightning killed a man as unseasonal heavy rainfall with hailstones and storm that lashed across Manipur in the last 24-hour wreak havoc and threw normal life out of gear on Thursday. An official report said that lightning has killed a 45-year-old man at Jakuradhor pt-I under Borobekra sub-division of Maniupr’s […]