Money Collected by Banks on Account of  Minimum Balance Penalty: Anurag S Thakur

New Delhi, July 23: According to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) guidelines, banks do not have any Minimum Balance requirement for Basic Savings Bank Deposit accounts (BSBD), including accounts opened under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY). As [...]

Border fencing on Indo-Bangladesh border probable completion is  December, 2020

New Delhi, July 23: The Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Nityanand Rai in a written reply to question in the Lok Sabha today. Rs. 1138.48 crores have been spent for the International Border fencing between India and Bangladesh [...]

BSF organized Blood Donation camp in Shillong and Tura  on “kargil vijay diwas”

Shillong, July 23: A Blood donation camp in collaboration with NEIGRIHMS and Meghalaya AIDS Control Society was organized by BSF on 23rd July 2019 on the eve of “Kargil Vijay Diwas”. The camp was inaugurated by Shri Kuldeep Saini, IG BSF [...]

Department of Food and Public Distribution has launched a new scheme “IM-PDS”: Danve

New Delhi, July 23: Department of Food and Public Distribution has launched a new scheme namely “Integrated Management of Public Distribution System (IM-PDS)” for implementation during 2018-19 and 2019-20. The main objective of the scheme [...]

Lieutenant General Tumul has taken over as the General Officer Commanding of 101 Area

Shillong, July 22: Lieutenant General Tumul Varma, SM, VSM has taken over as the General Officer Commanding of 101 Area with effect from 22 July 2019.Commissioned into the Corps of Electronics and Mechanical Engineering in December 1984, the [...]

The Vice President hails ISRO for the successful launch of Chandrayaan-2

New Delhi, July 22: The Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu today congratulated scientists and personnel of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Department of Space on the successful launch of Chandrayaan – 2. He highly [...]

Construction of Bridge over Brahmaputra to Link Dhubri in Assam with Phulbari in Meghalaya

New Delhi, July 22: The work of construction of four-lane bridge including approaches over River Brahmaputra between Dhubri on North Bank in Assam and Phulbari on South Bank in Meghalaya is being taken up with loan assistance from Japan International [...]

The Meghalaya EMRI Workers Union today decided to call off their indefinite strike

Shillong, July 22: The Meghalaya EMRI Workers Union (MEWU) after meeting the Health Minister Me AL Hek and the management of the GVK Company who is looking after the EMRI services in Meghalaya they have decided to call of their strike in view [...]

The Bangladesh Border Guard enters Muktapur villages, stop construction of the village road

Shillong, July 21: The Secretary of the village Muktapur  Mr B Buam inform that the Bangladesh Border Guard (BGB) on Saturday has enter the village and asked the village to stop construction of the village Road with immediately. Speaking to [...]

Vice President of India asks doctors to adopt concept of ‘Medical Social Responsibility’

New Delhi, July 21: The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has urged doctors belonging to the Indian diaspora to give back to the society by adopting their native villages and strengthening Primary Health Centres (PHCs). Inaugurating [...]