Five Northeast states asked to expedite computerization of PDS

Five Northeast states asked to expedite computerization of PDS

IANS | Agartala, April 18, 2018:  The Union government has asked five northeastern states – Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland and Tripura – to expedite the computerization of Public Distribution System (PDS) for its better and transparent performance, an official said here on Tuesday. “Cent per cent works of digitization of ration cards in most of […]

Facebook tries to clarify how it collects data when you’re not on Facebook

Facebook tries to clarify how it collects data when you’re not on Facebook

April 17, 2018 Facebook is trying to demystify the ways in which it tracks people when they aren’t directly using the website or app. The company on Monday published a blog post that outlined its data collection practices less than a week after Mark Zuckerberg testified about his company in front of Congress. The CEO at the […]

Sikkim: SLYA seeks 50-50 demarcation of BL reservation in govt jobs, higher education

Sikkim: SLYA seeks 50-50 demarcation of BL reservation in govt jobs, higher education

GANGTOK, April 17, 2018: SLYA-Sikkim Lepcha Youth Association on Saturday held its silver jubilee celebration at Dzom Lee, Sichey. Buildings & Housing minister D.T. Lepcha was the chief guest on the occasion also attended by deputy Speaker Sonam Gyatso Lepcha, HRD advisor O.T. Lepcha, former minister Menlom Lepcha and Primitive Tribe Welfare Board chairperson S.D. Lepcha […]

Rain to continue over Northeastern states during next 24 to 48 hrs

Rain to continue over Northeastern states during next 24 to 48 hrs

Guwahati, April 15, 2018:  The state of Nagaland along with other parts of Northeast India including Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and the Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura region had been recording good rains for quite some time now. In fact, weather activity had remained rainy over the state for the past few days. As far as the […]

Sikkim strength lifters come home with medals from Bali, Indonesia

Sikkim strength lifters come home with medals from Bali, Indonesia

April 15, 2018 RANGPO: Sikkim strength lifters won three silver medals and two bronze medals in the recently concluded 6th International Strength Lifting and Incline Bench Press Championship at Bali, Indonesia. Pema Dorjee Bhutia bagged two silver medals, Pempa Tamang won one silver medal and one bronze medal, and Santosh Gupta won one bronze medal. […]

Indian Women’s League: Manipur puts up tough fight but Orissa emerges champions

Indian Women’s League: Manipur puts up tough fight but Orissa emerges champions

TNT News | April 14, 2018 It was a befitting final of the 2nd edition of the India Women League (IFL) in Shillong as the Rising Students Club (RSC) of Orissa defeated defending champions Eastern Sporting Union of Manipur in a thrilling tie-breaker. It was a clash of defending the glory and getting revenge. The RSC […]