North-east monsoon to hit Andhra Pradesh on October 26

Among the 13 districts in the state in the first 24 days of October, two districts received excess rains, one district normal rains and the other 10 districts received deficit rains.

published on : 25th October 2021

Hyderabad: Cantt residents alert panel about road closure issue

Chairman of the Standing Committee Jual Oram assured the FNECS that they would look into the matter. 

published on : 27th August 2021

Meghalaya: NPP's Conrad Sangma to be next CM, say allies BJP, UDP and HSPDP

The son of former Lok Sabha speaker son met the Meghalaya Governor earlier today to stake claim to form the government in the state, with the support of members from the BJP, UDP and HSPDP.

published on : 4th March 2018

North-East Elections 2018 | As it happened: Left Front accepts defeat to BJP in Tripura; hung verdict in Meghalaya, Nagaland

The CPM conceded defeat in Tripura after its 25-year rule, saying "BJP has, apart from other factors, utilized massive deployment of money and other resources to influence the elections." 

published on : 3rd March 2018

Government's focus on development of North-East will help us win Meghalaya, Tripura polls: Union minister Jitendra Singh

He cited a number of measures taken by the Centre, including amendment to the Forest Act to exclude bamboo from the definition of trees, which will boost economy in states like Tripura.

published on : 10th January 2018

Government plans to invest Rs 1.45 lakh crore in North-East road infrastructure

To upgrade infrastructure in the North-East, the government is planning to undertake highway projects worth about Rs 1.45 lakh crore in next two to three years.

published on : 23rd October 2017

India will not press for merger of north, east Sri Lankan provinces: Jaishankar

The Foreign Secretary says it would not be wise to hold every other matter hostage to the merger issue.

published on : 20th February 2017