Two major fires broke out in Upper Assam's oil producing town of Digboi on Wednesday. While the first broke out inside IOC’s Digboi refinery, the other fire broke out in a residential area of Digboi.
In a gruesome attack, militants have killed five non-Manipuris inside the Keibul Lamjao National Park in the state’s Bishenpur district, about 14 km south of the state capital Imphal.
3 people were killed & over 40 houses torched in Phaiding area of the district.
With the union cabinet recommending revocation of President’s Rule in Meghalaya, decks are cleared for formation of a new government in the state.
Meghalaya Speaker B M Lanong has issued show cause notices to NCP leader, PA Sangma, and two of his sons under the 10th Schedule of the Constitution which deal with anti defection law.
The NCP and the Congress are working on the modalities for formation of a new government in Meghalaya. The state is under President’s Rule and the Assembly under suspended animation.
Miffed over the Assam government’s decision to impose a cess of 20 paisa per kg of green tea leaves, the small growers’ body has moved Guwahati High Court against the decision.
Miffed over the Assam government s decision to impose a cess of 20 paisa per kg of green tea-leaves, the small growers body has moved Guwahati high court against the decision. The state government in the budget 2008-09 proposed to levy a cess of 20 paise per kg of green leaf.
JSW Steel Ltd plans to set up at least eight to nine exclusive branded retail showrooms in the Northeast. The company will also open two more retail showrooms in West Bengal.
Activities to form the government in Meghalaya has again started gaining momentum. The NCP led Meghalaya Progressive alliance (MPA) has again staked claim to form the government.
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