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Indian Institute of Packaging to set up Centre in Guwahati

Guwahati: Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP) will set up a centre in Guwahati, giving a fillip to ‘Make in Northeast India’ campaign.  The Union Ministry of Com...

March 31, 2015

Rs. 5,000-cr project to improve mobile connectivity in North-East

Delhi/Kolkata: The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, Government of India, plans to extend basic mobile coverage, including voice calling—in remote areas of ei...

May 15, 2014

International Tourism Mart Begins in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh

New Delhi: The 2nd International Tourism Mart (ITM) was organised by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh from October 18-20, 2013. The Mart brought together the ...

October 21, 2013

Tripura to take 10% stake in ONGC-Tata Chemicals Rs 5,000-cr urea plant

Bengaluru: The Government of Tripura plans to buy ten per cent stake in the proposed joint venture (JV) of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC) and Tata Chemicals Ltd for setting up a Rs 5,000 c...

November 02, 2012

India, Bangladesh plan border haats in Tripura, Mizoram

New Delhi: Following the positive experience in Meghalaya, India and Bangladesh plans to open new haats along the international border in Tripura and Mizoram, as per Mr S M Krishna, Union Minister for...

May 07, 2012

Six NE States get CCEA approval for US$ 301.38 million worth road project

New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved US$ 301.38 million project ending 2016, for construction, upgradation and improvement of 433 km long road in six North-East Sta...

May 20, 2011

Life Insurance Corporation increases stake in BHEL to 9%

New Delhi: Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has acquired additional over two per cent stake in power equipment maker BHEL from the market for Rs 2,205 crore (US$ 493.51 million) to become the second l...

May 06, 2011

Tripura-Bangladesh border fencing to boost trade

Kolkata/ Guwahati: Tripura and Bangladesh are gradually advancing with increasing official border trade too is increasing, thus bringing enhanced revenue for the state’s exchequer. The official trad...

February 09, 2011