Morning News Nuggets


1. Meghalaya government clarifies ban on import of poultry and poultry products

The Government of Meghalaya, on Wednesday, informed that the state has not banned the import of poultry products from the different Northeastern states, including Assam.

2. Assam Assembly polls: ECI team reviews preparedness

A delegation from the Election Commission of India (ECI) reviewed Assam’s preparedness for the forthcoming Assembly elections during elaborate meetings held between Monday and Wednesday.

3. Drug trafficking: Manipur police arrest two in Thoubal district

Two persons were arrested on charges of possessing contraband items in Thoubal District of Manipur on Wednesday.

4. BJP will continue in power for another ten years: Meghalaya Health Minister

Taking a jibe at the Congress party, Health and Family Welfare Minister, Alexander Laloo Hek said that the Congress is dreaming of hoping to come to power in 2023.

5. Meghalaya gears up for Covid vaccine rollout

The Meghalaya Government is gearing up to roll out the vaccination drive for COVID-19 across the State on January 16.

6. DESAM lock up offices of secretary and controller of examination of BOSEM in Manipur

The Democratic Students Alliance of Manipur (DESAM), on Wednesday, locked the office of the Secretary and Controller of Examination of Board of Secondary Education (BOSEM), Manipur.

7. Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Meghalaya defeats Mizoram by 130 runs

A blistering 146 of 51-balls by captain Punit Bisht, powered Meghalaya to a massive 130-run win over Mizoram on Wednesday.

8. Meghalaya: Mining activities banned in East Garo Hills

The Divisional Forest Officer (T), East and North Garo Hills, has prohibited any mining activities without valid Quarry Permit or Mining Lease issued under Meghalaya Minor Mineral Concession Rules, 2016.

9. Tripura's Unexplored & Hidden Waterfalls to look out for

Tripura is filled with beautiful waterfalls which are also a sight of endless beauty and fascination. These waterfalls are known for their natural beauty but are still unexplored and not known by many people.

10. Meghalaya: DM promulgates Section 144 in East Garo Hills

The District Magistrate of East Garo Hills has promulgated Section 144 CrPc across the entire district from Wednesday.