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The Centre on Monday extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act in Tirap, Changlang and Longding districts of Arunachal Pradesh and eight police stations bordering Assam were declared “disturbed” areas under the AFSPA, 1958. in this regard a notification issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs.

The Act gives special rights and immunity to security forces in carrying out various operations in “disturbed&rdqu ... Read more »

Category: North East | Views: 18 | Added by: tangkhul | Date: 02-Apr-2018 | Comments (0)

GANGTOK, 2 April 2018: On Sunday, Sikkim became the first state in India to completely ban the import and sale of non-organic agricultural produce which includes fruits and vegetables within its boundaries under the Sikkim Organic Mission.

“Officers will inspect markets throughout the state, and if any vendor is found selling the banned vegetables and fruits, his entire stock would be seized,” state horticulture secretary Khorlo Bhutia sai ... Read more »

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Only IIT Delhi and University of Delhi figure in the world’s top 200 universities compared to 49 from the USA, 30 from United Kingdom, 11 from Germany and 8 from China and Australia, according to a study by an industry body. A joint study by ASSOCHAM and Yes Institute said it becomes imperative for the country to learn from global best practices.

“The top talent goes to developed countries for studying, research and contributing intellectual capital as well as economi ... Read more »

Category: India | Views: 16 | Added by: tangkhul | Date: 02-Apr-2018 | Comments (0)

Rongmei Naga People’s Organisation (RNPO) on Sunday issued directives to all its units, councils/frontal organisations in Assam, Manipur and Nagaland not to participate in the meeting called by Zeliangrong Baudi (AMN) at Jalukie town on April 3 2018.
RNPO media cell said none should attend the meeting “till such time the parallel bodies-- Zeliangrong Baudi and Zeliangrong Union is merged i ... Read more »
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As many as 13 local militants, 4 civilians and 3 Army personnel were killed on Sunday in different encounters in south Kashmir areas of Shopian and Anantnag. The mayhem triggered protests in many parts of the Valley resulting injuries to hundreds of people in clashes between protestors and government forces.
 
In one of the worst rounds of armed clashes between the security forces and milit ... Read more »
Category: India | Views: 30 | Added by: tangkhul | Date: 02-Apr-2018 | Comments (0)

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