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  • No question of withdrawal of free power to farmers: Amarinder
  • Amnesty schemes by Modi govt are designed to honour dishonest: Cong
  • Oppn should desist from petty politics in the name of freedom fighters : Khattar
  • India-Bangladesh border trade to resume through Meghalaya's Dawki land port
  • Containment zone in four villages in East Khasi Hills due to African Swine Flu
  • Guv extends greetings on I-Day eve
  • Meghalaya CM to unfurl Tri-colour in Shillong
  • India expects China to sincerely work towards complete de-escalation
  • You try to come to Punjab & I'll teach you a lesson, Punjab CM dares SFJ's Pannu
  • Amarinder extends 9 PM - 5 AM curfew to all cities
  • India establishes global position with export of 23 lakh PPEs in one month only
  • Meghalaya ‘quick to response’ to COVID-19 pandemic: Governor
  • Mock drill exercise conducted ahead of I-Day at Jammu Tawi Railway Station
  • BJP MLA Randhir Singh & other family members test positive for Covid-19
  • Rijiju virtually launches the Fit India Freedom Run
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Nagaland author Easterine to get Bal Sahitya Puraskar

Kohima, Jun 24 (UNI) Noted poet and author of Nagaland Easterine Kire has been selected for the Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2018 for her novel ‘Son of the Thundercloud'.

According to report received today the award was announced by India’s national academy of letters, the Sahitya Akademi, after its executive board met on Friday last in Guwahati.
It has approved 23 writers of various Indian languages for the award. Kire was selected for the best author award in the English category. The Bal Sahitya Puraskar, comprising a casket containing an engraved copper plaque and a cheque of Rs 50, 000, will be given away at a function on November 14, 2018.
Easterine Kire’s book had won the Book of the Year Award for fiction at the Tata Literature Live Awards 2017.
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Oppn should desist from petty politics in the name of freedom fighters : Khattar

14 Aug 2020 | 9:54 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 14 (UNI) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday advised opposition leaders to desist from indulging in petty politics in the name of freedom fighters.

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India-Bangladesh border trade to resume through Meghalaya's Dawki land port

14 Aug 2020 | 9:51 PM

Shillong, Aug 14 (UNI) Meghalaya will resume bilateral trade with neighbouring Bangladesh
through the Dawki Land Customs Station in West Jaintia Hills district from August 17 after
more than five months, a senior official said on Friday.

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Containment zone in four villages in East Khasi Hills due to African Swine Flu

14 Aug 2020 | 9:50 PM

Shillong, Aug 14 (UNI) District authorities in Meghalaya's East Khasi Hills district on
Friday notified four villages in the district as containment zones due to outbreak of
African Swine Fever (ASF) in these areas.

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Guv extends greetings on I-Day eve

14 Aug 2020 | 9:47 PM

Dumka, Aug 14 (UNI) Governor Draupadi Murmu extended her greetings to the people
of the state on the eve of the Independence Day.

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Meghalaya CM to unfurl Tri-colour in Shillong

14 Aug 2020 | 9:46 PM

Shillong, Aug 14 (UNI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma will take the salute
and unfurl the National Flag at the Polo Grounds here on Independence Day.

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