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State Central Library to host ‘Shillong Book Fair’ from Sept 27 to Oct 3

This event is organized in collaboration with the Department of Arts & Culture and the Education Department of the Government of Meghalaya.

World Rivers Day 2023 observed with ‘LIFE TO RIVERS RALLY’ in Shillong

World Rivers Day 2023 was observed in the city on Sunday with the ‘Life to Rivers Rally’.

Town Hall Meeting on MSMEs held at Amlarem in WJH

With a view to reaching out to MSME entrepreneurs, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) conducted a town hall meeting on micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) on Friday at the Thangbuli Village Club Hall, Amlarem, in West Jaintia Hills District.

Awareness programme on ‘Climate Change and Waste Management’ held in Tura

Tura, Sep 22:  ‘Climate Change and Waste Management’ awareness programme was organised at Tura Government College on Friday. To make the future youth aware of...

Rs 2 lakh to each youth to become self-employed: Assam CM

The Assam government will start a new scheme that will provide financial aid of Rs 2 lakh to each youth to become self-employed.

Interactive session as precursor to Assam’s 1st Pragjyotish Literature Festival held in Dibrugarh

Director of Nature's Beckon, Northeast India and working president of Pragjyotishpur Literature Festival, Soumyadeep Datta, graced the occasion as speakers. The programme was inaugurated by DHSK college Principal, Dr Sashi Kanta Saikia.

Umbrella Project – Five-Day Workshop begins in Tura

Apart from the workshops, competitions will also be held on the last day of the event. The participants participating in the workshops will compete amongst each other in their own disciplines, and awards will also be given to the winners.

Yak milk parlour comes up in Arunachal Pradesh

India has some 58,000 yaks, found on the heights of Arunachal, Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh and Ladakh. In Arunachal, their population is estimated to be around 24,000, found in Tawang, West Kameng and Shi Yomi districts.

PM Modi launches ‘PM Vishwakarma’ scheme; All you need to know about it

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs had recently allotted Rs 13,000 crore for the scheme. The scheme will be available for traditional craftspeople and artisans for five financial years, from 2023–24 to 2027–28.

Assam makes history by planting 1 crore saplings in 2 hours

Around 40 lakh members of women's self-help groups from across the state have participated in planting two commercially viable saplings each, taking the total to 80 lakh.

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