Mizoram to get connected with Sittwe Port in Rakhine state of Myanmar via 1600 cr road

Mizoram to get connected with Sittwe Port in Rakhine state of Myanmar via 1600 cr road

April 19, 2018 The Hindu Business Line reported that after years of delay, India finally kicked off the construction of the 109-km road project that connects Paletwa river terminal to Zorinpui on the Mizoram border in Myanmar, as part of the $484-million Kaladan Multimodal project. But completing it by 2019 will be a herculean task. […]

Manipur: India-Myanmar border sealed after major fire

Manipur: India-Myanmar border sealed after major fire

IMPHAL, February 8, 2018: The India-Myanmar border was sealed on Thursday after a major fire broke out late last night just across the international gate in Myanmar. Police in Moreh in Manipur said that the fire broke out at the Namphalong market around 9 p.m. The market complex has been indefinitely closed down, a district […]

Assam: SpiceJet may soon introduce seaplanes on Brahmaputra river

Assam: SpiceJet may soon introduce seaplanes on Brahmaputra river

February 4, 2018 Guwahati: Low-cost carrier SpiceJet said it is exploring possibilities to introduce seaplanes on the Brahmaputra in Assam, making the river the largest waterways in the world. “We are exploring possibilities for introducing seaplanes in Assam. With the seaplanes, Brahmaputra can be the largest waterway in the world,” SpiceJet Chairman and Managing Director […]

Land Mines in Mizoram-Myanmar border cause rising casualties

Land Mines in Mizoram-Myanmar border cause rising casualties

AIZAWL, January 25, 2018: Assam Rifles personnel have sent their bomb disposal squad to areas bordering Myanmar in Lawngtlai district after a villager was killed and another injured by landmines, an official said today. Deputy Commissioner of Lawngtlai district, Arun T told newsmen that Assam Rifles have sent their bomb disposal squad to search for […]

Earthquake of 4.2 magnitude hits Manipur!

Earthquake of 4.2 magnitude hits Manipur!

IMPHAL, January 21, 2018: An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 on the Richter scale hit the Myanmar-India Border Region (Manipur) on Saturday.                     As per the meteorological department, the earthquake occurred at 3:36 p.m. at a depth of 80km. No casualties have been reported so far. (Agencies) […]

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