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Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region Dr Jitendra Singh presiding over a high-level meeting of DoNER Ministry and North Eastern Council, in New Delhi on Friday. – Photo: PIB
Violent threats not acceptable in democracy: Venkaiah Naidu
New Delhi, Nov 25 (PTI): Amid the Padmavati row, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said today that giving violent threats and announcing rewards for physical harm was not acceptable in a democracy. ...

Modi reviews steps taken to reduce under-nutrition
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the progress and efforts being made to prevent and reduce under-nutrition and related problems in the country. ...

Rohingya to stay in temporary shelters after Myanmar return
Dhaka, Nov 25 (AFP): Rohingya refugees who return to Myanmar following a Bangladesh-Myanmar repatriation agreement will initially have to live in temporary shelters or camps, Dhaka said today. ...

Militants kill off-duty soldier in J&K
Srinagar, Nov 25 (IANS): Militants have killed an off-duty soldier whose body was found on Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, an official said. ...

State govt to promote Bir Lachit’s ideals nationwide
GUWAHATI, Nov 24 - Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said the State government would celebrate Lachit Divas in capital cities of various States of the country from next year in a bid to promote the ideals of the legendary commander of the Ahom ...

Parliament Winter Session from Dec 15
NEW DELHI, Nov 24 - The Winter Session of Parliament will commence from December 15, a day after the second phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections, and conclude on January 5. ...

184 killed in Egypt mosque attack
CAIRO, Nov 24 - In the deadliest terror attack in the country, at least 184 worshippers were killed and 120 others injured when militants struck a mosque during Friday prayers in Egypt’s restive North Sinai region. ...

Hafiz Saeed freed from house arrest
LAHORE, Nov 24 - Pakistan today freed Hafiz Saeed, the LeT founder and mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, who immediately launched his anti-India rhetoric and vowed to mobilise people for the “cause of Kashmir”. ...

Pak should re-arrest Saeed: US
WASHINGTON, Nov 24 - A deeply concerned US today asked the Pakistan government to re-arrest and charge Hafiz Saeed for his crimes after the 26/11 mastermind and JuD chief was freed from detention. “The US is deeply concerned that Saeed has been relea ...

Tobacco use among minors highest in NE
GUWAHATI, Nov 24 - Prevalence of tobacco use among minors in the North East is highest in the country, according to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS 2), 2016-17 of the northeastern States released here today. ...

Crows turning white baffles veterinarians
GUWAHATI, Nov 24 - In a bizarre development that has baffled veterinarians and conservationists, ravens and crows have been seen turning white from black at village Borbhagia in Sonitpur district. ...

Arunachal Guv calls for connectivity with ASEAN
ITANAGAR, Nov 24 - Arunachal Governor Brig (Dr) Dr BD Mishra (Retd) has asserted on reinforcing both air and road connectivity with ASEAN countries for furthering socio-economic development of the Northeastern region. ...

Moreh, Rupsi, Tura in NE to get air services
IMPHAL, Nov 24 - Moreh in Manipur, Rupsi in Assam, and Tura in Meghalaya were going to get air services, Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha has announced. These were among the 19 “new airports or underserved airports”, he informe ...

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