Mizoram: Over 94% people now have Aadhaar cards

Mizoram: Over 94% people now have Aadhaar cards

AIZAWL, February 17, 2018: Over 94 percent people in Mizoram have Aadhaar cards, a sizable increase since late last year, a state government official today said. “As on September 23 last year, the percentage of the state’s population with Aadhaar card was 79.88 which jumped to 94.15 per cent on February 10, 2018,” the official […]

Why Assam’s Maternal Mortality Rates are so high

Why Assam’s Maternal Mortality Rates are so high

GUWAHATI, February 17, 2018: Assam is at the bottom of the list with regard to maternal mortality rate(MMR) with a figure of 300 against the national average of 167, while the fund spending under National Health Mission (NHM) is just 13.58 per cent for 2017-18. Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini […]

Tripura: In a first, 11 third genders to cast vote under ‘Third Gender Category’ this Assembly polls

Tripura: In a first, 11 third genders to cast vote under ‘Third Gender Category’ this Assembly polls

By Our Reporter  AGARTALA | February 16, 2018 A total of 25,69,216 electorates including 11 third genders are eligible to cast their votes in the coming Assembly elections in February. Of the total voters, 13,03,420 are males and the rest 12,65,785 are females. Informing the media, Chief Electoral Officer – Sriram Taranikanti said that the […]

Tripura’s Royal Manikya Dynasty still holds charm for people!

Tripura’s Royal Manikya Dynasty still holds charm for people!

By Tapas Dey | February 16, 2018 The people of Tripura were possibly in a state of pleasant surprise as they had heard the prime minister Narendra Modi sing eulogies to the state’s last monarch Maharaja Bir Bikram Kishore Manikya. – ” The late Maharaja had done so much for the state and its people […]