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  • Mar 14, 2016
  • 1  New Deputy Chief of Army is Lt Gen N P S Hira [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    New Deputy Chief of Army Staff is Lieutenant General (Lt Gen) N P S Hira. After this appointment he is moving to Army Headquarters in New Delhi. Before his appointment he was serving as Chief of Staff of Northern command at Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir.

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  • 2  New Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court: Justice Ajit Singh [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Justice Ajit Singh has sworn in as Chief Justice (CJ) of the Gauhati High Court. Assam Governor P B Acharya as per the provisions of the Article 129 of Constitution has administrated hi oath as chief justice. President Pranab Mukherjee has appointed him according to provisions Ar

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  • Feb 25, 2016
  • 1 3rd Asia Ministerial Conference on Tiger Conservation Will Be Host by India [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Asia Ministerial Conference on Tiger Conservation will be hosted by India. It will starts from 12 April 2016 to save tigers and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate it. 13 tiger range countries (TRCs) will participate in this conference and they are:

    • Bangladesh,
    • Bhutan

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  • Feb 23, 2016
  • 1 Vibrant North East Event is Arranged in Guwahati This Year [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Vibrant North East a three-day event is arranged in Guwahati, Assam this year. Union Minister Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur has inaugurated this event on 18th February 2016. The Centre for Agriculture and Rural Development (CARD) and ASSOCHAM has jointly organized

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  • Feb 11, 2016
  • 1 Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for North-East Has Been Announced by Union Government [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for north-east India has been announced by Union Ministry of Petroleum and Natural gas (MoPNG). The Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 is about to control the hydrocarbon sector for social and economic development of the north-east region listed as follow.

    • Assa

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  • Feb 9, 2016
  • 1 12th South Asian Games Opened with a Colorful Ceremony [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The 12th edition of South Asian Games (SAG) has begun after inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in Guwahati, Assam. This multi sports event of 11 days is began from 5th February 2016 which is jointly hosted by Guwahati and Meghalaya capital,

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  • Feb 8, 2016
  • 1 Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited Has Been Inaugurated [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL) have been inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Lepetkata, Assam and dedicated the facility to the nation. And it is North-Eastern region’s first ever petro-chemical plant of Indian. It will construct at estimated cost o

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  • Feb 1, 2016
  • 1 Union Government Shortlists 20 Cities of India under Smart Cities Mission [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About the shortlist of the cities by Union Ministry: In the list of first batch of Smart Cities Mission, the Union Ministry of Urban Development has nominated 20 cities from 11 States and Delhi Union Territory from India. These nominated cities were selected on the basis of Smart

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  • Jan 26, 2016
  • 1 2016 Padma Awards [ Awards ]

    The names of recipients of year 2016 for 112 Padma awards have been announced by President Pranab Mukherjee. Padma Awards is the highest civilian awards of Country. This Awards are conferred in three Categories: Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.

    And this year list i

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  • Jan 11, 2016
  • 1 New Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India: Sailesh Singh [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    New Registrar General and Census Commissioner (RGCC) of India is Senior IAS officer Sailesh. Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has confirmed his appointment. He will serve as Registrar General and Census Commissioner (RGCC) till July 2

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  • Dec 30, 2015
  • 1 4G telecom service has been launched by Reliance Jio [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    4G (4th Generation) telecom service using LTE (Long Term Evolution) Technology has launched by Reliance Jio. Mukesh Ambani Chairman of the company has launched this service on the 83rd birth anniversary of Dhirubhai Ambani, founder of the Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) in Navy

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  • Dec 18, 2015
  • 1 For Prestigious 2015 Sahitya Akademi award 23 poets and authors has been selected [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    For the prestigious 2015 Sahitya Akademi Award, Sahitya Academy has announced the names of 23 poets and authors. This award has been presented aimed at Indian 23 Languages for best work, for 2015 Sahitya Akademi Award 6 books of short stories, 6 of poetry, 4 novels, 2 books eac

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  • Dec 1, 2015
  • 1  As part of global polio endgame strategy Union Government launches IPV injection [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) injection has launched by The Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J P Nadda in New Delhi as a part of the global polio endgame strategy in New Delhi. The launching of this injection is a part of India’s next step in Universal Immunization P

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  • Nov 30, 2015
  • 1  BBIN Friendship Motor Car Rally flagged off from Silchar [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal (BBIN) Friendship Motor Car Rally was flagged off by Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma from Silchar, Assam. The implementation of BBIN Motor Vehicles Agreement (MVA) aims to highlighting connectivity in the sub - region and unified movement

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  • Nov 23, 2015
  • 1  The landmark Silchar-Lumding broad gauge rail line has inaugurated by Railway Ministry in Assam [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The landmark Silchar - Lumding broad gauge rail line in Assam has inaugurated by union Railways Ministry. Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurate the train by flagging off a passenger train from New Delhi via video - conference.

    About Silchar - Lumding :

    • Assam’s under

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  • 2  Northeast India’s first elephant hospital established at Kaziranga National Park [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Kaziranga National Park: Kaziranga National Park is located in the Golaghat and Nagaon districts of the state of Assam, India. It is a World Heritage Site. It was declared by UNESCO as World Heritage Site in 1985 for its unique natural environment.

    • It includes the two -

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  • Nov 6, 2015
  • 1  Shiv Thapa- Indian Boxer achieves no. 2 in World Rankings [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Shiv Thapa: Shiva Thapa was born on 8th December 1993. He is an Indian boxer by profession from Guwahati of Assam, India. He is supported by Anglian Medal Hunt Company. This company supports young Indian players for their global competitive success.

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  • Oct 9, 2015
  • 1 Shiva Thapa and Vikas Krishan knock their way into World Boxing Championships quarters [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Shiva Thapa: He was born on 8th December 1993. He hails from Guwahati in Assam. He is an Indian Boxer. He was a part of 2012 London Olympics and was the youngest to get selected. He was the 3rd Indian to win Gold at Asian Games and was placed 3rd in AIBA Men’s World Rankin

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  • Aug 18, 2015
  • 1 Witch Hunting (Prohibition, Prevention and Protection) Bill 2015 passes by Assam [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Assam: Assam is a state in the north - eastern region of India. Located south of the eastern Himalayas. What is Witch Hunting? The witch hunting includes violence and beliefs that have led to the pain and murder of suspected witches.

    About Witch Hunting Bill:

    • Assam sta

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  • Jun 29, 2015
  • 1 Sahitya Akademi announced Bal Sahitya Puraskar for the year 2015 [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Sahitya Akademi awards announced Bal Sahitya Puraskar for the year 2015. The awards were recommended by Jury members representing 24 Indian languages and approved by the Executive Board of Sahitya Akademi that met under the chairmanship of President of Sahitya Akademi Dr. Vishwan

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  • Jun 10, 2015
  • 1 RC Tayal appointed as new DG of National Security Guard [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Union Home Ministry Rajnath singh has appointed Senior IPS Officer RC Tayal as the new Director General (DG) of India’s elite counter-terror force National Security Guard (NSG). RC Tayal replaced JN Choudhury who had retired on 31 May 2015. RC Tayal will have appointed till Augus

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  • Jun 1, 2015
  • 1 Mega Food Park Inaugurated at Nalbari, Assam [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Smt. Harsimrat Kaur badal Ministry of Food Processing Industries who had inaugurated Mega Food Park to M/s North East Mega Food Park Pvt. Ltd. at Nalbari, Assam. This park was inaugurated by Honble Chief Minister, Assam, Shri Tarun Gogoi and Union Minister for Food Processing Ind

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  • May 5, 2015
  • 1 Nitin Gadkari dedicated two Major Highway Projects in the North East to the Nation [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Nitin Gadkari is a union Road Transport and Highways minister who dedicated Shillong Bypass Highway Project and four lanes Jorabat-Barapani Section of NH-40 to the nation in Shillong, Meghalaya. These two projects are intended to improve connectivity between Guwahati and Shillong

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  • Apr 27, 2015
  • 1  Bangladesh join hands to protect spectacled Langur [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Government of India and Bangladesh govt has decided to take concerted conservation efforts to protect the rare spectacled Langur. The aim at efforts will be taken to protect this species of Langur found in Patharia Hills Reserve Forest on other side of the fenced border along bot

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  • Apr 23, 2015
  • 1 Former Odisha CM Janaki Ballabh Patnaik passes away [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Eminent former CM of Odisha and senior Congress leader Janaki Ballabh Patnaik passed away on 21 April 2015 in Tirupati district of Andhra Pradesh in the age of 89 years. Patnaik had appointed as CM of Odisha for three times and was in office from 1980 to 1989 and again from 1995

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  • Apr 20, 2015
  • 1 SC appoints CBI SP Vivek Priyadarshi as head of team probing IPL scandal [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Supreme Court of India has appointed Vivek Priyadarshi to head an investigating team to further probe the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 6 spot-fixing and betting scandals and this decision was taken by a SC bench comprising Justices T S Thakur and F M I Kalifulla. Former Chi

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  • Apr 13, 2015
  • 1 Bharat Hari Singhania became the president of JK Organization [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Bharat Hari Singhania appoint as the presidency of JK Organization by the issued company formal statement in this regard. Bharat Hari Singhania is the famous industrialist who replaced Gaur Hari Singhania who died on 4 April 2015.

    The JK Group organisatoin is 125-year-old and ha

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  • Mar 31, 2015
  • 1 9 agricultural products from north-east India accorded GI registration tag [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Geographical indication (GI) registration tag launched organic and exotic agricultural products from Northeast India and it will help to protect these exclusive special local crops and pave way for better branding and marketing of these products both in domestic and international

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  • Mar 30, 2015
  • 1 Pranab Mukherjee presented Bharat Ratna award to Atal Bihari Vajpayee [ Awards ]

    Bharat Ratna award is India’s highest civilian honour. President of India (Pranab Mukherjee) presented Bharat Ratna award to Former PM of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his home. Former PM of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee is the seventh prime minister to receive the award after Jawah

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  • 2 Railway Minister flagged off first goods train from Lumding to Silchar in Assam [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Suresh Prabhu of the Railway Minister flagged off the first goods train from Lumding to Silchar in Assam. Suresh Prabhu flagged off the train through video conferencing at a function in New Delhi. The Railway Minister also announced a cash award for those involved in the Lumding-

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