Daily Archives: 7 February

Nagaland CM Zeliang blames vested interests for ULB impasse

KOHIMA: Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang said that some vested interests were taking advantage of the public movement with regard to Urban Local Body(ULB) elections in the state and turning it into a "politically motivated situation". Without specifying any ...Read More

Manipur Elections: Rs 104 cr cash, Rs 46 cr worth drugs seized in poll-bound states including Manipur

IMPHAL: The election authorities have recovered Rs 104.61 crore illegal cash and drugs and liquor worth over Rs 46 crore aimed at influencing voters in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Manipur. According to the latest data, the enforcement agencies have so ...Read More

Nagaland chaos: Protestors in Kohima demands CM Zeliang resignation in 3 days

KOHIMA: The Coordination Meeting of all Tribal Apex Bodies of the State along with the Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) convened by Nagaland Tribes Action Committee (NTAC) in Kohima discussed threadbare on the standoff between the State Government and the Tribal ...Read More

United Naga Council economic blockade in Manipur set to continue

IMPHAL: The United Naga Council said it will continue with its indefinite economic blockade in Manipur to protest the creation of seven new districts which affects the local Naga residents. The Nagas have enforced the blockade since November 1, 2016, ...Read More

Nagaland Agitation Update: Death toll in violence rises to 3

KOHIMA: With the death of one of the persons injured in clashes over Urban Local Bodies (ULB) elections in Nagaland, the toll in the violence has risen to three. Tsapise Sangtam, who was injured in clashes at Longkhim on the ...Read More

Assam State Transport Corporation buses gutted in a devastating fire

GUWAHATI: More than 15 buses of the Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) were reduced to ashes after a devastating fire broke out at the ASTC central workshop in Bhangagarh. More than 8 fire brigades managed to dowse the fire after ...Read More

Assam’s Rs 2350 crore deficit budget takeaways you need to know!

GUWAHATI: Considering the vision document of the BJP-led Assam government, state Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tabled the Budget 2017-18 with a deficit of Rs 2,349.79 crore. "The Budget estimates show a receipt of Rs 84,732.16 crore under the consolidated ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh becomes first NE state to implement e-Cabinet solution

ITANAGAR: Arunachal Pradesh became the first state in the northeast to implement e-Cabinet solution for the state cabinet members. Using this system, the cabinet members can access the cabinet notes before the meeting. The entire business of the Cabinet can be ...Read More

Assam’s smart city dream gaining momentum

GUWAHATI: The Assam government has proposed to provide uninterrupted power supply to five towns of the state and some major places of tourist attractions. The proposal was announced in the state annual Budget for 2017-18, which was laid in the ...Read More