Extremism

Newdelhi- The Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has been implementing the ‘National Policy and Action Plan’ since 2015 to combat Left Wing Extremism (LWE). This envisages a multi-pronged strategy involving security and development related measures. The significant features of the new policy were zero tolerance towards violence coupled with a big push to developmental activities so that benefits of development reached the poor and vulnerable in the affected areas.

malapuram

Thiruvananthapuram : Malapuram was badly effected by whatsapp call of hartal. Later on police imposed curfew to control situation. Today Kerala witnessed a sudden Harthal on the Kathuva issue. The harthal is called from unidentified sources and transmitted through social media. It has effected in several places in Kerala especially Malabar area. It was via Whasapp that a call for shutdowns across the state surfaced on Sunday morning. Although no mainstream or

strike

Thiruvananthapuram: kerala government doctors have been on an indefinite strike since Friday. The patients are in trouble. The kerala medical officer’s association called for agitation and might to protect against the decision to extend the op time in hospitals from 9.00 to 6.00. The protect was also triggered by the suspension Jismy at Kumaraputhoor family health centre, palakkad. The doctor had to face the actions after she refused to turn

postponed

GUWAHATI : The hearing of much debated citizenship amendment bill has been postponed. The BJP-led coalition state government of Assam seems to be least bothered about the Citizenship Amendment Bill as the date of hearing for the same has been postponed again from  April 12 to April 17. The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on April 10 confirmed that the meeting had been postponed. Numerous organisations and union bodies across the state

border

GUWAHATI : A new technique is being introduced to protect borders. Assam to get its first ‘smart fence’ pilot project to stop risky openings along a 55-km-long stretch of riverbank from India’s borders to Bangladesh, said the Border Security Forces (BSF) Chief. The project is named as the comprehensive Integrated Border Management System (CIBMS) which is a part of the Narendra Modi led government’s plan to completely seal the India-Pakistan and

polls

It GUWAHATI : Government is working to hold polls of lok sabha and many assemblies altogether. Presently to go smooth with these polls, legal issues are being looked into. Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. The polls in these states are due in 2021 but the elections in these states might take place in 2019 with the Lok Sabha elections. Lok Sabha & Assembly Polls might happen together for

PSLV-C41 successfully launches IRNSS-1I navigation satellite

IN120WORDS RELEASE: ISRO’s launched its forty third flight, Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C41 successfully, the 1,425 kg IRNSS-1I Navigation Satellite today from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota. PSLV-C41 lifted off at 0404 hrs (4:04 am) IST, as planned, from the First Launch Pad.  After a flight lasting about 19 minutes, the vehicle achieved a Sub-Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit with a perigee (nearest point to earth) of 281.5 km and an

Data

GUWAHATI : National Register of Citizen (NRC) in Assam Multiple Families found using Using fake Legacy Data,NRC authority said today. As the process of the family tree verification for the National Register of Citizen (NRC) nearly comes to an end, the NRC authorities have reportedly found multiple people and families forging documents and submitting someone else’s legacy data. Speaking on the issue, Prateek Hajela, state coordinator of NRC said that

forest

GUWAHATI : A joint team of Assam and Mizoram governments have decided that encroached border forest land between the two states will be freed. Conservator of Forest, Silchar, Binay Gupta, said today. The decision was taken at a meeting at Dholai in Cachar district of Assam yesterday. The verification of illegal structures constructed within 509 sq km Inner Line Reserved Forestshall start from April 12, said officials from Mizoram. The

border

Meghalaya Government asks Assam to allow completion GUWAHATI :The government of Meghalaya has asked the government of Assam to allow completion of electrification works in two villages along the border area of the two states, informed Meghalaya Home Minister James K Sangma at the state assembly. Assam police has stopped this ongoing project due to law and oprder problems earlier The concerned villages are Mawdiangsnam and Umyiap in Langpih area