Evening News Nuggets
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.
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.
A first-year medical student of Agartala Government Medical College (AGMC) was found dead at her house in Kamal Nagar under Kalyanpur, Tripura.
Troops of the Assam Rifles recovered areca nuts worth Rs 3.52 crore at Champhai district in Mizoram.
Tripura Police detained two Rohingya nationals from Sonamura under Sepahijala District in Tripura.
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.
Army Day was observed at Headquarters 101 Area on Friday.
A plastic-free campaign under the theme 'Keep Mountains Clean and Green,' was organised at Dambuk sub-division in Lower Dibang Valley, Arunachal Pradesh.
Members of the Senglongkmie of Nongtraw village, in West Khasi Hills, were reportedly attacked by illegal alcohol suppliers on January 11 and 12.
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.