Bengali, Mizo groups protest against settlement of Bru migrants in Tripura

The joint action committee (JAC) comprising local Bengali and Mizo-based organizations of Kanchanpur in North Tripura district on Tuesday held dawn-to-dusk strike protesting against permanent rehabilitation of Bru migrants in Kanchanpur. The Bru migrants have been staying at six relief camps located at Kanchanpur and Panisagar sub divisions in North […]

Rajnath Singh congratulates DRDO for successfully testing anti tank missile

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday congratulated the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for successfully test firing its Laser-Guided Anti Tank Guided Missile (ATGM). “Congratulations to @DRDO_India for successfully conducting test firing of Laser-Guided Anti Tank Guided Missile from MBT Arjun at KK Ranges (ACC&S) in Ahmednagar. India is […]

Covid-19 pandemic: Saudi Arabia suspends travel to and from India, Brazil and Argentina due to rising coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday suspended air travel to and from India, Brazil and Argentina, in view of the Covid-19 pandemic. According to the country’s Civil Aviation Authority, people with travel history to any of the mentioned countries 14 days prior to their arrival to the Kingdom, have also been barred. “Suspending travel to […]

Jharkhand education minister gifts cars to class 10th, 12th state toppers

Jharkhand education and literacy department minister Jagarnath Mahto on Wednesday gifted cars to overall toppers of Class-10 and Class-12 board examinations, conducted by the Jharkhand academic council (JAC), at state assembly premises in Ranchi. The stated purpose of doling out expensive gifts is to encourage government school students to excel. […]

Claim pro-farmer reforms, but no data on their suicides: TMC attacks Centre

Firing fresh salvo at the Centre, the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal attacked the Narendra Modi-led government for claiming to champion pro-farmer reforms through the agricultural bills passed in the Rajya Sabha, but drawing a blank when questioned about the farmer suicides. “@narendramodi ji’s regime is making a mockery […]