Mid-day News Nuggets
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma laid the foundation for the up-gradation of the Umrit to Umdu road in Ri Bhoi district in the presence of deputy chief minister Prestone Tynsong and Jirang MLA S Sohtun.
The National Council for Teachers’ Education (NCTE) has restored the Bachelor of Education (B. Ed) status of the Rongkhon College of Teacher’s Education (CTE) Tura during a review meeting.
In continuation with the ongoing agitation demanding the implementation of the Inner Line Permit (ILP) in Meghalaya, the Confederation of Meghalaya Social Organisation (COMSO), a conglomeration of social groups, staged a sit-in demonstration at Malki ground in Shillong and other major towns of the state.
A doctor was assaulted in a government hospital on December 3 at Khowai District in Tripura.
Assamese director Jahnu Barua’s film on Assam war hero and legendary Ahom general, Lachit Borphukan, is expected to hit the screens by the end of 2022.
About 62.32 per cent of the 51,456 voters exercised their franchise in the elections to the 25-member Lai Autonomous District Council (LADC) in South Mizoram’s Lawngtlai district.
The People’s Party of Arunachal (PPA) has suspended its lone MLA, Kardo Nyigyor, for alleged anti-party activities.
The Eastern Nagaland People Organisation (ENPO) said that the organisation fully supports the demand raised by the Eastern Naga Students' Federation (ENSF) vis-a-vis the Nagaland Staff Selection Board and Nagaland Public Service Commission.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested the Managing Director (MD), Narengbam Biswajit Singh and another board member, Elangbam Brojendro of the Salai Holdings and Smart Society.
A local election in the little-known southern part of Africa has grabbed the attention of the international press. Namibia, a former German colony now has a politician who goes by the name Adolf Hitler but has no plans to dominate the world.