NDFB celebrates 29th anniversary in Sonai

UDALGURI: The National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) observed the 29th Anniversary at an NDFB designated camp at Sonai near Udalguri town on Saturday. During the anniversary programme the NDFB Supremo, Ranjan Daimari informed that since 1986, around 3000 NDFB soilders were killed and many were taken away from their home without trace leaving behind their [Full Article...]


Kejriwal meets Nagaland Guv on NE council

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday  met Nagaland Governor P B Acharya and discussed the establishment of ‘North East India Support Cell and Monitoring Committee’, announced by the AAP government in August. Kejriwal, who met Acharya at Nagaland House here, discussed various matters pertaining to the committee including membership. In August, [Full Article...]


Palestinians stab Israelis in two attacks

JERUSALEM:A Palestinian man stabbed and wounded an Israeli teenager in Jerusalem today, just hours after another knife-wielding attacker killed an off-duty Israeli soldier and a rabbi nearby in the walled Old City, police said. Officers shot dead both attackers, a police spokesman said, and Israel’s government announced it was barring Palestinians from entering the [Full Article...]


Afridi wants Asian body to prevent cancellation of tours

Karachi: Pakistan’s national T20 captain Shahid Afridi has called on India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh to form a strong Asian bloc to prevent the culture of other teams not touring the region on security grounds. The experienced allrounder who has appeared in 27 Tests, 398 ODIs and 84 T20 matches expressed disappointment at [Full Article...]


Climate Policy

  Finally, India has unveiled its Climate Action Plan for 2030. It is a sensible but challenging policy, aiming to fulfill its commitments without undermining the country’s economic development. It has refused to give way to global pressure so that its Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDC) can be achievable. The three components of this goal are, first, to cut emissions by 33% to 35% by 2030. The proposed cuts should be welcomed. Moreover, India expects to generate 40% of its power from non-fossil fuel-based sources so that it can [Full Article...]