Evening News Nuggets


1. Tripura govt to recruit 1468 TET qualified teachers

The Education Department of Tripura has decided to recruit 1468 teachers after the state experienced a shortage of teaching staff following the reopening of schools in December last year.

2. Assam: Suspected militant arrested on January 15

A suspected extremist of the militant outfit Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) was arrested by Kokrajhar police during a joint operation by the Indian Army and police personnel from Kachugaon police station.

3. Tripura reports three 'suspicious deaths' in one day

A first-year medical student of Agartala Government Medical College (AGMC) was found dead at her house in Kamal Nagar under Kalyanpur, Tripura.

4. Areca nuts worth Rs 3.52 crore seized in Mizoram

Troops of the Assam Rifles recovered areca nuts worth Rs 3.52 crore at Champhai district in Mizoram.

5. Two Rohingya nationals detained in Tripura

Tripura Police detained two Rohingya nationals from Sonamura under Sepahijala District in Tripura.

6. Meghalaya: Final Publication for three constituencies released

The final publication for the three constituencies falling under West Khasi Hills District i.e. 32-Nongstoin, 33-Rambrai Jyrngam and the 34-Mawshynrut constituency was formally released by T. Lyngwa, District Election Officer (DEO) West Khasi Hills in a meeting held at the Deputy Commissioner’s Office in Nongstoin.

7. Meghalaya: Shillong observes Army Day at 101 Area

Army Day was observed at Headquarters 101 Area on Friday.

8. Arunachal Pradesh: NGO organises plastic-free campaign in Lower Dibang Valley

A plastic-free campaign under the theme 'Keep Mountains Clean and Green,' was organised at Dambuk sub-division in Lower Dibang Valley, Arunachal Pradesh.

9. Meghalaya: Senglongkmie members attacked in West Khasi Hills

Members of the Senglongkmie of Nongtraw village, in West Khasi Hills, were reportedly attacked by illegal alcohol suppliers on January 11 and 12.

10. Girl from Assam compensated with Rs 1 lakh after a police complaint

A girl from Assam, who had lost all her belongings from a PG in Delhi was offered a compensation of Rs 1 lakh on January 12.