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When Manipur became casteist 16.12.2018 The Shillong Times
By Madhu Chandra Shantidas Gosai, the Hindu missionary, who came to Manipur in the early 18th century, burnt the Puya, the sacred scripture of Meiteis, after converting them to Hinduism. The burning of Meitei Puyas had assaulted the culture, language, religion and social harmony among the society of Manipur. Pure and impure among the sections […]
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Woman farmer Sujata Ray an inspiration to many 3.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Woman farmer Sujata Ray an inspiration to many
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Pressure on PHE to provide clean water 3.12.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Mawphlang legislator SK Sunn has taken steps to ensure that there is clean water supplied to residents and directed the officers in this regard following the November 27 order of the High Court of Meghalaya on the water quality. He carried out an inspection of the water works at Greater Shillong Water Supply Scheme […]
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Hope flickers in Assam village where water is ‘slow poison’ 29.11.2018 The Shillong Times
  Azera Parveen Rahman TAPATJURI (ASSAM): In an age when children normally discover the thrill of being able to walk by themselves and run around, two-year-old Amjad was handed a walking stick by his mother to aid his limp. His legs were bent — a typical sign of skeletal fluorosis — and as he struggled […]
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PHE asked to reduce chemicals in water 29.11.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The High Court of Meghalaya has asked the PHE Chief Engineer SK Blah to take immediate action to explore the possibility of ensuring supply of safe drinking water by reducing or by substituting dosages of chemicals used for water purification. During the hearing of the pending PIL, the division bench comprising Chief Justice Mohammad […]
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A park that had stories to tell 24.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
A park that had stories to tell
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More Indian goods being accepted in Japan: Envoy 17.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
More Indian goods being accepted in Japan: Envoy
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All NE states commit to become ODF by December 2018 15.11.2018 The Shillong Times
  GUWAHATI: A regional review meeting of the North Eastern States was held in here on Wednesday . The meeting discussed in detail on sustaining Open Defecation Free (ODF) status, Solid and Liquid Waste Management (SLWM), and rural water supply. Teams from Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim joined the review. […]
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Governor, CM greet people on Chhath Puja 13.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Governor, CM greet people on Chhath Puja
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175 dead, over 10,000 affected by Nigeria cholera outbreak 13.11.2018 PTI: All news
175 dead, over 10,000 affected by Nigeria cholera outbreak
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Muslim women should not wear nail polish while offering Namaz, says new fatwa 5.11.2018 The Asian Age | Home
A cleric at the seminary said, '...using nail polish is un-Islamic and illegal. Rather women should use Mehendi on their nails.'
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Human greed creates jellyfish menace 4.11.2018 The Shillong Times
By Maneka Sanjay Gandhi I have just spent a week in monsoon washed Goa without going to the beach. The reason for this sacrilege? Jellyfish. The Goa government has issued a warning to beachgoers that the beaches and coastal waters have swarms of live and dead jellyfish. These long tentacled gelatinous marine creatures are beautiful […]
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Khandu inaugurates dialysis unit at Tawang hospital 28.10.2018 The Shillong Times
GUWAHATI: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister, Pema Khandu on Sunday  inaugurated a new dialysis unit at Khandro Drowa Tsangmu district Hospital Tawang. Started under Prime minister’s national dialysis programme(PMNDP) this unit in Tawang has capacity for five  patients, there is also a RO water treatment plant attached with this unit having capacity to treat 300ltrs of […]
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Punjab can use Israeli tech to solve issues of farmers, water conservation: CM Amarinder Singh 23.10.2018 Free Press Journal: World
Tel Aviv: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has said his state could use the know-how and technology
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Drinking water facility, parking lot set up at Kaziranga 5.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Drinking water facility, parking lot set up at Kaziranga
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B’desh seeks revival of silk industry 5.10.2018 The Shillong Times
Rajshahi: Bangladesh’s silk industry is one of the oldest in the world, with farmers in the northwestern border district of Rajshahi producing some of the most sought-after silk yarns. They specialise in high-quality mulberry silk — widely known as Bengal or Rajshahi silk — produced by the larvae of moths fed on fresh mulberry leaves […]
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Garbage piling up along roadsides in Bicholim 4.10.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
RAMESH SAWAIKAR | NT   BICHOLIM Roadsides in Bicholim taluka have turned into garbage dump yards with panchayats’ efforts in maintaining cleanliness found wanting despite the awareness about its importance under the ‘Swachhata Abhiyan.’ Only some panchayats are collecting garbage from its constituents and villagers are habituated to dump garbage on the roadsides particularly in ...
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Death toll climbs in Nigeria flooding:Relief agency 28.9.2018 PTI: All news
Death toll climbs in Nigeria flooding:Relief agency
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Water project delay drains Rs 132 crore 28.9.2018 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: The CAG report 2017-18 has revealed that the delay in the completion of Phase III of the Greater Shillong Water Supply Scheme has led to an unfruitful expenditure of Rs 131.84 crore. The report says failure to implement reforms as per the JNNURM timeline has also led to deduction of Rs 17.41 crore. The […]
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UNGA: Sushma Swaraj holds bilateral meetings with key foreign counterparts 25.9.2018 The Asian Age | Home
Swaraj held bilateral meetings on the sidelines of UN General Assembly and discussed issues such as trade, investment and capacity building.
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