Northeast Briefcase

Manipur Guv wants Raj Bhavan garden similar to Mughal garden Imphal: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Monday said that she wanted to fashion the Raj Bhavan garden on the style of the Mughal era gardens.The Governor planted around 200…

Country’s longest river bridge awaits inauguration

Guwahati: The mood of the people in general is enthusiastic on the both banks of Lohit river, the main channel of the Brahmaputra River, at Dhola (South bank) and especially at Sadiya (north bank) as the perennial communication barrier will…

Students clash with forces in Baramulla; 4 detained

Srinagar:  At least four youths were detained on Monay after the police scuttled their demonstration at the premises of a college here. In a separate incident, security forces fired teargas shells to disperse student protesters in Kashmir's…

Man killed in lift malfunction in Delhi

New Delhi:  A 27-year-old man died after being trapped in a lift in west Delhi, police said on Monday.Jaan Mohammad, a mechanic, was repairing a factory lift in Narela when the lift malfunctioned."Mohammad was found dead in the lift on the…

MP govt bans mining on Narmada riverbed

Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government on Sunday imposed a ban on mining on the Narmada riverbed and formed a committee of experts to suggest measures to prevent ecological damage to the river, considered as the lifeline of the state. The…

AI flight returns to airport due to suspected smoke

Mumbai: A Bhubaneswar-bound Air India flight carrying 155 passengers onboard was forced to return to the airport here after its pilot detected smoke in the cockpit. The aircraft made a safe landing. All the passengers are also safe, an Air…