• CM address and attends SDG 2020, Guwahati 25 Feb 2020 02:23 Share Tweet Share Share Email CM address and attends SDG 2020, Guwahati Guwahati (Assam), 4 Feb (IPR): The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Sikkim Shri Prem Singh Tamang attended the meeting on Sustainable Development Goals being chaired by Shri Jitender Singh …
  • Sonowal launches Asom Darshan scheme 24 Feb 2020 19:16 Guwahati, Feb 24 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday launched the Rs 710 crore Asom Darshan scheme, calling it a fulfilment of the promise to preserve and promote the state’s spiritual and historical heritage. The comprehensive scheme …
  • Address issues in finance, insurance and shortage of drivers: Transporters 24 Feb 2020 16:49 Lack of specified parking lots, issues in finance, surge in mandatory motor third party insurance prices and shortage of drivers are top concerns for road transporters. This is the view of industry experts who participated in a panel discussion on ‘The …
  • Manipur students asked to analyse Nehru's 'negative traits', draw BJP symbol in 12th board exam 24 Feb 2020 16:27 Express News Service GUWAHATI: Opposition Congress in Manipur fumed as students appearing in the Class 12 state board examination were asked to draw the election symbol of ruling BJP and analyse the negative traits of former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru …
  • Adani group joins race to buy Air India, plans to submit EoI by next month 24 Feb 2020 15:31 The Adani group will join the race to acquire Air India and plans to submit an expression of interest (EoI) by next month, said a source close to the development. The final decision of Adani will, however, depend on the outcome of the due diligence after …
  • Adani Group considers bidding for Air India: Sources 24 Feb 2020 15:06 New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) With the government pushing for the disinvestment of Air India, industrial conglomerate Adani Group may emerge as one of the bidders for the debt-laden national carrier, sources said. According to highly placed sources group has …
  • Chennaiyin look to dislodge Bengaluru FC from third spot 24 Feb 2020 13:51 Guwahati, Feb 24 (IANS) The ball is firmly in Chennaiyin FC’s court as their result against NorthEast United FC on Tuesday would determine the final Indian Super League standings and the play-off fixtures. Chennaiyin are currently fourth on the table with …
  • “ Asom Darshan ” Scheme launched by the Assam Government 24 Feb 2020 12:58 NET Web Desk The Assam Government today launched the Asom Darshan Scheme, at the Veterinary Field, Khanapara in Guwahati. The scheme is an effort of the Government of Assam to develop tourist’s spots and religious places of all faiths in Assam. In …
  • A Vegan Spreading Happiness in the Northeast 24 Feb 2020 10:14 Chirasmrita Devi “I would love to marry a Naga if he could be a Vegan..!!”- says a 25 year old Hannah Kern who is on a cycling spree from Vietnam to London. After pedaling through five countries Hannah touched upon some Northeastern states as well and her …
  • DIET: BREAKING THE STEREOTYPE 24 Feb 2020 10:14 Anuraag Jaiswar   Adopting a healthy diet does not necessarily mean maintaining strict limitations, having a zero figure or depriving yourself from the food you love. It is more about feeling good physically and mentally, boosting energy and improving your …
  • GAIL to invest Rs 1.05 trn to create infrastructure for gas-based economy 24 Feb 2020 09:39 GAIL India Ltd, the country's largest gas utility, will invest Rs 1.05 trillion over the next five years to expand pipelines, lay city gas distribution network and raise petrochemical production capacity, its new chairman and managing director Manoj …
  • CAA: Confusion about documents 24 Feb 2020 08:27 Hyderabad: There is no consensus on the documents to be produced in order to prove citizenship. The other day, the High Court ordered that the voter ID Card is not enough to prove citizenship. After the judgment of the Guwahati High Court, Bombay High …
  • Trump visit to India: Sanitised and locked-down streets to greet US president on first trip to country 24 Feb 2020 08:02 Donald Trump will be treated to the view of a sanitised version of an Indian city when he arrives here in Ahmedabad on Monday afternoon for the start of a two-day state visit that is also his and Melania Trump’s first to the country. Furious last-minute …
  • ISL 2019-20: NorthEast United vs Chennaiyin FC - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview 24 Feb 2020 06:37 ISL 2019-20: NorthEast United vs Chennaiyin FC - TV channel, stream, kick-off time & match preview Chennaiyin FC could finish third should they pick three points in Guwahati... The final league match of the ongoing 2019-20 Indian Super League (ISL)  …
  • Opposition parties raise questions after students were asked to draw symbol of BJP in Manipur 24 Feb 2020 03:39 Guwahati: Questions like “draw the symbol of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), examine any four negative traits of Jawaharlal Nehru’s approach to Nation Building” were some questioned asked in the class 12th exam in Manipur. This has sent opposition parties in …
  • CM address and attends SDG 2020, Guwahati 25 Feb 2020 02:23 Share Tweet Share Share Email CM address and attends SDG 2020, Guwahati Guwahati (Assam), 4 Feb (IPR): The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Sikkim Shri Prem Singh Tamang attended the meeting on Sustainable Development Goals being chaired by Shri Jitender Singh …
  • Trump And Modi Want A Lot From Their India Stunt. They Won’t Get It All. 25 Feb 2020 02:09 President Donald Trump knows what he’ll be looking for when he lands in India on Monday ― and his host, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has a wishlist for the trip too. With their own political careers facing new threats at home, the two ultra-nationalist …
  • How a unique 2015 case underlined electoral process-citizenship link 25 Feb 2020 01:08 Written by Seema Chishti | New Delhi | Updated: February 25, 2020 5:49:35 am Courts have differed on whether election card is proof of citizenship. (Express Photo) On February 11, a magistrate’s court in Mumbai ruled that an “election card or voting card” …
  • With Washington’s last zoo elephant, a new era 24 Feb 2020 22:40 Washington’s long history of keeping elephants in zoos is near its end. The death this month of an elderly Asian elephant in Tacoma’s Point Defiance Zoo leaves just one ill elephant in its care, Suki. She is 55 — eight years past the median life span of …
  • As Trump visits India: India's 200 million Muslims are terrified of being deported 24 Feb 2020 21:30 Hours before President Donald Trump's arrival in India for a 36-hour visit on Monday, Foreign Affairs Magazine has launched a bitter criticism of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's controversial Citizenship Amendment Act. The Citizenship …
  • Delhi’s test 24 Feb 2020 21:09 By: Editorial | Published: February 25, 2020 12:41:55 am In this delicate moment, it is also essential to maintain necessary distinctions between law-abiding protesters and the lumpens who are taking the law into their own hands. The clashes, triggered by …
  • Forty Years Ago: February 25, 1980: Foreigners Deadline 24 Feb 2020 21:09 By: Editorial | Published: February 25, 2020 1:35:02 am The Janata Parliamentary Board considered a demand for disciplinary action against its parliamentary party leader, Jagjivan Ram. Leaders of almost all political parties who had a meeting with Union …
  • Sonowal launches Asom Darshan scheme 24 Feb 2020 19:16 Guwahati, Feb 24 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday launched the Rs 710 crore Asom Darshan scheme, calling it a fulfilment of the promise to preserve and promote the state’s spiritual and historical heritage. The comprehensive scheme …
  • No cheeseburger, steak? US officials worried over Trump's diet in India 24 Feb 2020 14:51 Donald Trump eating a pork chop As US President Donald Trump is on a 36-hour trip to India, his officials are worried about the change in his diet. Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday received Donald Trump along with First Lady Melania at the Ahmedabad …
  • India’s Orange Farmers Search for Sustainable Agriculture 24 Feb 2020 14:39 Asia-Pacific, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Editors' Choice, Environment, Featured, Food & Agriculture, Food Security and Nutrition, Food Sustainability, Headlines, Regional Categories, Sustainability, TerraViva United …
  • “ Asom Darshan ” Scheme launched by the Assam Government 24 Feb 2020 12:58 NET Web Desk The Assam Government today launched the Asom Darshan Scheme, at the Veterinary Field, Khanapara in Guwahati. The scheme is an effort of the Government of Assam to develop tourist’s spots and religious places of all faiths in Assam. In …
  • A Vegan Spreading Happiness in the Northeast 24 Feb 2020 10:14 Chirasmrita Devi “I would love to marry a Naga if he could be a Vegan..!!”- says a 25 year old Hannah Kern who is on a cycling spree from Vietnam to London. After pedaling through five countries Hannah touched upon some Northeastern states as well and her …
  • Tripura government teachers facing termination hold protest 24 Feb 2020 07:39 A section of around 10,323 Tripura government teachers, facing termination of jobs due to a court verdict, on Sunday held a sit-in demonstration in Agartala demanding the setting up of alternative arrangements to protect their jobs, a leader of the teacher …
  • The CAA Hurts Bangladesh-India Ties 24 Feb 2020 05:45 by Sabria Chowdhury Balland 23 February 2020 “A leader leads by example, not by force.” – The Art of War by Sun Tzu, 5th century BC Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has long been accused of sacrificing her country’s interests and well-being while …