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Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Pema Khandu has convened an all-party meeting here on June 19 to discuss the issue of granting of citizenship to Chakma and Hajong refugees, an official communique said today.


Jadavpur University (JU) authorities on Tuesday constituted a committee to restrict entry of outsiders and ensure academic atmosphere is maintained in the campus.


A Maoist couple, involved in a number of crimes including murder and carrying rewards totalling Rs nine lakh on their heads, surrendered before police in Malkangiri district today to return to the mainstream as they were fed up with Naxal activities.


Union home minister Rajnath Singh will hold a meeting of chief ministers of North-East (N-E) states bordering Myanmar here on Monday next. Union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju and top officials of the ministry would be present at the meeting, officials said.


Armed miscreants today looted over Rs 6 lakh from a Vananchal Gramin Bank at Chatarpur in Palamau district, a senior police officer said.


A joint team of governments of India and Bangladesh has selected a site for establishing a border haat in Dhalai district of Tripura.


Calcutta University will fill up a large number of vacant teachers' posts in the next three months, a senior CU official said today. "The Syndicate decided to fill up the vacant posts at Tuesday's meeting.


Brown sugar, valued at Rs 1.2 crore, has been seized from a house during police raid in Balasore district leading to the arrest of a woman. This was the second major seizure of brown sugar in Balasore district in less than 10 days.


Eschewing political association in student body elections, a model followed by the city's premier St. Xavier's College, the West Bengal government will roll out a new "apolitical" system this year for student union elections.


Mizoram remained cut off from the rest of the country by road as NGOs and student bodies continued a road blockade on a key highway protesting against the transfer of a doctor from a hospital, officials said today.


The Airports Authority of India, has handed over community toilets built under CSR activity to Sanskriti Bhavan of Srimanta Sankardeb Kristi Bikas Samity in Azara near Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati.


As a result of the massive ticket checking drive conducted by Eastern Railway all over its jurisdiction from  May 26 to June 1, altogether 45,043 persons were detected travelling without or with improper ticket and carrying unbooked luggage and an amount of Rs 92,61,4


C. K. Tiwari, executive director, Haldia Refinery unfurled the World Environment Day Flag, released the WED special issue of In-House journal – “Sandesh” and addressed HRians on the occasion of World Environment Day 2017 celebrations at Haldia Refinery.


Durgapur Steel Plant (DSP) observed World Environment Day on June 5. To mark the day, the environment flag was hoisted and the senior officials and a section of the employees took the pledge to work relentlessly for protecting the environment.