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Psychological outreach important for the development of North East: Dr Jitendra Singh 

Posted by - April 29, 2018

The Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurated the two-day  international seminar on ” The Age of Multilateralism and Connecting India’s North East: Opportunities and Challenges”. The seminar is being jointly organized by the Ministry for Development

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Nepal Communists, Maoists Merge, Formally

Posted by - April 20, 2018

Rattan Saldi Heralding a development that will have far reaching impact on the political landscape of Nepal, Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli  of the Communist Party of Nepal (UML) and the Maoist Centre headed by Pushpa Kamal Dahal, “Prachanda”, have achieved the seemingly tall goal of unification of their two parties. It is their

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Indian Tea Exports Touch Record High in 2017 

Posted by - April 20, 2018

Indian tea exports touched a record high in 36 years at 240.68 million kgs in the year 2017. The previous high of 241.3 million kgs was achieved in the year 1981.  Indian teas were exported at an average price of more than three dollar per kg ,in 2017, to 12 countries : Country 2017* Qty          

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No More Happy Play Grounds for Gupta Brothers

Posted by - April 19, 2018

Atul Cowshish The sun seems to be setting on the fortunes of the trio of Gupta brothers from Saharanpur, all in their 40s, who earned millions in South Africa and hobnobbed with many of the top politicians and bureaucrats, including President Jacob Zuma. Only to see Zuma disgraced with corruption allegations and forced to quit

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No Soft Options for Debt-ridden Chinese economy

Posted by - April 19, 2018

Malladi Rama Rao The Year 2018 is the Year of the Dog, according to Chinese Zodiac; it has brought for the Chinese a host of superstitions that will have a bearing on how the coming days unfold. For instance, bad luck will haunt a Chinese throughout the year if he or she cleaned clothes, used

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Midnight Drama at Kejriwal’s Residence

Posted by - April 19, 2018

Tukoji R. Pandit The Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal seems to have become synonymous with controversies—most of them unnecessary and avoidable. Take the latest one which is about an assault on the chief secretary, Anshu Prakash, when he was in a meeting—around midnight– with Aam Admi Party MLAs in the presence of the chief minister

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Ruin of 8th Century Ancient Temple Discovered in Dibrugarh

Posted by - March 16, 2018

Avik Chakraborty The ruin of an ancient temple believed to be from the 8th century was discovered by the archaeological department during excavation at Jokai, 15-km on the outskirts of Dibrugarh town on February 6, 2018. Chabina Hassan, exploration officer, Directorate of Archeology, Guwahati informed that Lahoal MLA Rituparna Barua went to their office and

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THE DIRTIEST POLL?

Posted by - January 6, 2018

Allabaksh Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar calling Narendra Modi a ‘neech admi’ simply cannot be accepted even by those who have no love for the prime minister and his fondness for rather freely using derogatory terms for his opponents, particularly Rahul Gandhi, the new president of the Indian National Congress. According to an unwritten but

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Worldwide increase in methane bubbles due to climate change

Posted by - December 4, 2017

Researchers have found that a rise in temperatures due to global warming causes more frequent emissions from methane bubbles. When these methane bubbles burst, they release methane gas into the atmosphere that contributes to climate change. While most attention has been given to carbon dioxide, it isn’t the only greenhouse gas that scientists are worried

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