Evening News Nuggets
The Assam government has declared total containment in seven districts with high COVID positivity rates and daily cases.
Supriya Prasad's debut documentary, Portrait Of A Willow Woman, is all set to be screened at Europe's largest Indian Film Festival, the Indian Film Festival of Stuttgart, Germany.
The Ministry of Tribal Affairs and Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, on Monday, jointly decided to give more powers to the tribal communities in managing the forest resources.
Ace boxer from Manipur MC Mary Kom and men's Hockey team Captain Manpreet Singh have been named as flag bearers for the Indian Olympic contingent at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics.
The Thma U Rangli Juki (TUR) has condoled the demise of Father. Stan Swamy, an activist Jesuit priest, who worked for the cause of tribal rights, and the rights of the marginalised in Jharkhand.
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, on Tuesday, called on Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in New Delhi, and sought her intervention for the implementation and sanction of Externally Aided Projects (EAPs) funds.