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States » East

Minister holds meeting, highlights motive of HAA

16 Jan 2020 | 10:06 PM

Itanagar, Jan 16 (UNI) Arunachal Pradesh Home Minister Bamang Felix on Thursday said that it is the need of the hour to constitute committees for every sector comprising of officers from District Administration, Police, PHED, Power, PWD and active residents who will work for the welfare of their area.

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PK Chamling gets ‘Kiraya Yalamber Smriti’Honour

16 Jan 2020 | 9:40 PM

Gangtok, Jan 16 ( UNI) Former Chief Minister, PK Chamling has been honoured with Kiraya Yalamber Smriti Samman in Kathmandu, Nepal on Wednesday.

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BJP MLA S.Venchungpa appointed Chairman Agricultural Society

16 Jan 2020 | 9:17 PM

Gangtok, Jan 16 (UNI) Ruling Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) party Govt has appointed MLA Sonam Venchungpa, as the Chairman.
Under the power conferred by the relevant section of rules of Sikkim State Legislators’ Appointment to different authorities Act, 2006, he has been appointed as the Chairman of Denzong Agricultural Cooperative Society Ltd.

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Lokmanya tilak express accident: Four Railway employees suspended, Inquiry ordered

Lokmanya tilak express accident: Four Railway employees suspended, Inquiry ordered

16 Jan 2020 | 9:08 PM

Bhubaneswar, Jan 16 (UNI) Railways today placed four employees under suspension in connection with the accident of 12879 LTT-Bhubaneswar bi-weekly Express between Salagaon and Nergundi Station in Nergundi-Dhenkanal Railway Section this morning.

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Nabaneeta Dev Sen's Chandrabati's Ramayan launched

16 Jan 2020 | 9:08 PM

Kolkata, Jan 16 (UNI) Kolkata-based NGO, 'The Bengal' and Zubaan – India’s first feminist publishing house – today organized a session at the ICCR Kolkata in memory of late author-academic Nabaneeta Dev Sen who was a former working president of The Bengal.

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Huge quantity of foreign liquor seized, one held

16 Jan 2020 | 8:56 PM

Darbhanga, Jan 16 (UNI) Police seized 280 cartons of foreign liquor from a truck and arrested one peddler in this connection at Latraha village under Jale police station area in the district.

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Forest personnel arrest six fishermen for catching fish in prohibited zone

16 Jan 2020 | 8:54 PM

Kendrapara, Jan 16 (UNI) The forest personnel of Gahirmatha Marine sanctuary have arrested six fishermen, including three from West Bengal, for catching fish illegally at the prohibited zone of Gahirmatha Marine Sanctuary last night.

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CS directs to organise 'Sarkar Aapke Dwar ' programme on every Wednesday and Saturday

16 Jan 2020 | 8:51 PM

Ranchi, Jan 16 (UNI) Jharkhand Chief Secretary DK Tiwari has directed all the DCs to organise 'Sarkar Aapke Dwar' programme at all the blocks and panchayats on every Wednesday and Saturday as the government has decided that now people will not have to run after the offices for getting their work done but the officials will themselves reach to them and solve their complaints.

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Overhead wire falls on Barwadih-Gomoh passenger train in Latehar

16 Jan 2020 | 8:40 PM

Latehar, Jan 16 (UNI) An overhead cable wire fell on the Barwadih-Gomoh passenger train near down home signal of Tori junction located on the Barwadih-Barkakana rail section of the East Central Railway.

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5 arrested for eve-teasing by Khunti police, earlier gang rape alleged

16 Jan 2020 | 8:36 PM

Khunti, Jan 16 (UNI) Police have arrested five accused who were involved in an incident of eve-teasing from Kala Mati under Khunti Police Station area of this district.

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Babulal Marandi should first resign as MLA than join BJP: Dipankar Bhattacharya

Babulal Marandi should first resign as MLA than join BJP: Dipankar Bhattacharya

16 Jan 2020 | 8:31 PM

Giridih, Jan 16 (UNI) CPI-ML General Secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya said that JVM-P supremo Babulal Marandi should resign as an MLA from Dhanwar seat and then join the BJP or do the merger of his party so that people of Dhanwar can elect their new MLA.

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ZEE5 Global unveils its plans for Bangladesh including Local Content production

16 Jan 2020 | 8:31 PM

Kolkata, Jan 16 (UNI) ‘Stronger Together’ was the theme at the event held In Dhaka yesterday where ZEE5, the largest global video streaming platform for South Asians and beyond, shared its plans for Bangladesh and the rollout of various initiatives that underscore its firm commitment to driving growth in the market through strong local collaboration.
The announcements were received by a massively positive response from a room packed with Minsters, the entire advertising and media fraternity, the who’s who of the Bangladeshi television and film industry, and journalists.
Among the multiple announcements made was the launch of ZEE5’s first Bangladeshi Originals: a web series and a movie, both to be released within the next few months. Both Originals are being produced in partnership with local production house Asiatic’s Good Company and will have an all-local star cast.

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Bengal Govt to boost fish exports from the State

16 Jan 2020 | 8:17 PM

Kolkata, Jan 16 (UNI) With an aim to fulfil the huge demand of fish lovers across the country the West Bengal Fisheries Department has decided to use the platform of three-day ‘Bengal Fish Fest’.
A large number of Bengalis have settled in different places across the country, and fish is something that they miss on their food menu.
On the other hand, Bengal now produces enough fish, he said, courtesy the huge efforts put in by the Trinamool Congress government over the last eight years.

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Two-day skill development training programme on ways of water quality management

16 Jan 2020 | 8:10 PM

Kolkata, Jan 16 (UNI) CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur has organized a two-day Skill Development Training Programme on “Analytical Techniques and Instrumentation for Water Quality Assessment” on CSIR-CMERI.
The two day’s training program was inaugurated today by Dr Dipankar Das, Lab-in-charge of Durgapur Regional laboratory of West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB) in the presence of Prof. (Dr.) Harish Hirani, Director, CSIR-CMERI, Durgapur.

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IndiGo strengthens connectivity between India and the Middle-East; announces Dammam as its 24th international destination

IndiGo strengthens connectivity between India and the Middle-East; announces Dammam as its 24th international destination

16 Jan 2020 | 8:10 PM

Kolkata, Jan 16 (UNI) In a bid to expand its international operations and strengthens its presence in the Middle-East, India’s leading carrier – IndiGo – today announced the launch of Dammam as its 24th international and 87th overall destination on its network.
Having entered the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 2019, Dammam will be the third destination after Jeddah and Riyadh. The airline will operate a total of 10 daily direct flights connecting Dammam with Mumbai, Hyderabad and Trivandrum.

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