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A cultivator ploughs his land in a traditional manner at Mushalpur in Baksa district on Thursday. – UB Photos
Bangladesh allows transit for foodgrains for Northeast
Agartala, May 25 (IANS): In a major policy change, Bangladesh will allow India ferry foodgrains for the mountainous northeastern States via its territory, a Tripura minister said here. ...

BCCI chief should resign: Kamal Nath
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS): Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath on Saturday said BCCI chief N. Srinivasan should quit following the arrest of his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan in the IPL spot fixing scandal. ...

Mizoram to lay roads with World Bank aid
Aizawl, May 25 (IANS): Mizoram expects to get financial aid from the World Bank for the development of roads in the mountainous State, bordering Myanmar and Bangladesh, officials said here on Saturday. ...

BJP demands probe on population growth
GUWAHATI, May 24 – The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Assam Pradesh unit today demanded an investigation into the population growth in 14 districts of the State, which is much higher than the national average growth. ...

Manish Deka scales Mount Everest
GUWAHATI, May 24 – Manish Kumar Deka (41) today became the second person from Assam to conquer the world’s highest peak Mount Everest. ...

Nothing new in water sharing pact with China
GUWAHATI, May 24 – Terming the flood data agreement signed during the recent visit of Chinese Premier as a mere renewal of existing Indo-China pact – signed five years ago and which was otherwise to have expired on June 4, 2013 – Jana Jagriti, an NGO ...

Maoists pumping funds in NE
GUWAHATI, May 24 – The central committee of the Maoist rebels has been pumping in funds to the North East region for some time to expand their bases in this part of the country. Meanwhile, hardcore Maoist rebel Aditya Bora is likely to be elevated wi ...

Dima Hasao Council polls counting on
HAFLONG, May 24 – The Indian National Congress bagged four seats while others claimed 8 seats of the 28-member Dima Hasao Autonomous Council (DHAC), the results of which were declared this evening. Counting of votes, which began this morning, is goin ...

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