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Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee (STDC) Manipur lauds RS MP Sanajaoba for raising Meetei’s ST demand in Parliament

Correspondent The Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee (STDC) Manipur on Tuesday lauded Rajya Sabha MP Sanajaoba Leishemba for raising the demand for inclusion of Meetei/Meitei in the ST list of the Indian Constitution in the Parliament.The Rajya Sabha MP raised the...

Congress leaders in Tripura to stage sit-in against price rise on Apr 7

The Tripura Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) will stage a twelve-hour sit-in here on April 7 as part of the party’s countrywide campaign against price rise of petrol and other commodities.Senior Congress leaders have held a meeting, chaired by All...

Meghalaya Assembly rejects privilege notice against Speaker

Correspondent The Meghalaya Assembly on Thursday rejected a privilege notice moved by lone Khun Hynñiewtrep National Awakening Movement (KHNAM) legislator Adelbert Nongrum against Speaker Metbah Lyngdoh.The notice was rejected through voice vote when the Speaker put it to vote.Moving the...

Manipur BJP leaders ridicule ‘speculations’ on next CM

Correspondent Top Manipur BJP leaders ridiculed media speculation on party Central leaders taking a decision on the post of next chief minister of the state as they returned Imphal from Delhi on Thursday.BJP Manipur Pradesh president A Sarda Devi, caretaker...

Drugs worth Rs 100 crore seized in Assam, 2 arrested

Drugs worth Rs 100 crore in the international market have been seized and two persons arrested in Assam’s Kamrup Metropolitan district, police said on Wednesday.Acting on a tip-off, Guwahati Police intercepted a truck coming from Manipur at a toll...

Inquiry panel prepares report on MeECL anomalies : Meghalaya Deputy CM

Correspondent Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister in-charge Power, Prestone Tynsong on Wednesday said the Independent Inquiry Committee, probing into the Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited (MeECL) anomalies is preparing its report for submission before the deadline of March 31.Tynsong was replying to...

NPP ‘open’ to supporting BJP in Manipur: Conrad Sangma

Correspondent National People’s Party (NPP) national president and Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday said his party was open to supporting the BJP government in Manipur.“I have made it clear to the NDA and the BJP leaders that they...

NPF extends support to BJP in Manipur

Correspondent Following the victory of its five candidates in the recently held Manipur Assembly polls, NPF has dashed a letter to Manipur governor expressing support to BJP-led government. Confirming this to Nagaland Post, NPF secretary general Achumbemo Kikon said the...

ONGC seeks consent from TTAADC for seismic survey

For the first time, state-owned ONGC has sought consent from Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) for carrying out seismic survey in areas falling under the jurisdiction of the tribal body. At present, the seismic survey operations remain...

‘Gender budget’ presented in Meghalaya

Correspondent A ‘gender budget’, the first of its kind for the financial year 2022-23 was presented in the legislative assembly by chief minister Conrad K Sangma on Wednesday, with special emphasis on the welfare of women, children and the youth,...