Meghalaya: NPP caught in ‘web of controversies’; BJP hits back

The winds is our sail, says BJP while reacting to NPP's claims over Good Government Day and GST reduction of broomstick

Meghalaya: NPP caught in ‘web of controversies’; BJP hits back

TURA, Oct 11, 2017: Amid controversies over date adjustment vis-à-vis Good Governance Day and reduction in GST cap on broomstick, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday sarcastically criticised the National People’s Party (NPP) President Conrad Sangma for ‘taking all the credits’ for the changes made. “He (Conrad) has not taken the wind out of […]

Arunachal Pradesh Power minister fires salvo at Assam for stance on Tsangpo hydel project

Arunachal Pradesh Power minister fires salvo at Assam for stance on Tsangpo hydel project

Shillong, October 12, 2017: Arunachal Pradesh Power Minister, T Taga on Wednesday informed that the Congress headquarters at 24 Akbar Road during since the last few years were selecting power developers for power projects in Arunachal Pradesh. “Just by the strength of MOUs which had been inked to implement the project, the power developers are now earning money without […]

MEGHALAYA | MLA salaries to be reduced by Rs. 8000

MEGHALAYA | MLA salaries to be reduced by Rs. 8000

Shillong, October 11, 2017: The Meghalaya Cabinet on Wednesday decided to reduce the salaries of the Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) from the existing Rs 2,10,000 to Rs 2,02,000 by way of an ordinance. “We have decided to reduce the salaries of the MLAs by Rs 8,000,” Chief Minister, Dr Mukul Sangma told newsmen after the Cabinet meeting. According […]

Northeast India sees clash of opinions between Animal lovers & Fire Cracker lovers this Diwali

Northeast India sees clash of opinions between Animal lovers & Fire Cracker lovers this Diwali

-By Shweta Raj Kanwar October 11, 2017: Diwali, also known as the festival of lights is a practice not only followed by the Hindus but by people from all sections of society irrespective of their religion, caste or creed. This festival of lights has however drawn flak in the recent past from various sections of […]

Petrol pump dealers call of Oct 13 strike; big sigh of relief for consumers

Petrol pump dealers call of Oct 13 strike; big sigh of relief for consumers

October 11, 2017: In a relief to consumers, petrol pump dealers have called off their October 13 strike, news agency ANI has confirmed. Earlier, United Petroleum Front (UPF) had announced nationwide strike of dealers on October 13 to press for various demands including better margins and inclusion of petroleum products in the Goods and Services […]

BCCI Finance Committee recommends Rs 50 Cr for NE states

BCCI Finance Committee recommends Rs 50 Cr for NE states

Kolkata, Oct 11,2017: The Finance Committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has recommended creation of a Rs 50 crore fund for Infrastructure Development for the North East States, an official said on Monday. “I have been given to understand that the Finance Committee of the BCCI has recommended to allocate a […]