Neighbors – The News Mill https://thenewsmill.com Assam Northeast India News Live, Latest Sports, Cinema, Business & Politics News Fri, 15 Nov 2019 10:06:09 +0530 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3 https://thenewsmill.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/cropped-TNM-white-100x100.png Neighbors – The News Mill https://thenewsmill.com 32 32 Rajnath Singh visits Bum La along India-China border in Arunachal https://thenewsmill.com/rajnath-singh-visits-bum-la-along-india-china-border-in-arunachal/ Fri, 15 Nov 2019 10:06:09 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19677

India and China have shown great maturity in maintaining the sanctity of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) despite differences in perception about the boundary between the two nations said, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said in Arunachal Pradesh. Singh was visiting India’s forward areas in Bum La along the LAC with China on the second […]

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Tripura more advanced than Meghalaya in trade with Bangladesh: Conrad Sangma https://thenewsmill.com/tripura-more-advanced-than-meghalaya-in-trade-with-bangladesh-conrad-sangma/ Thu, 14 Nov 2019 17:08:57 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19656

Tripura has advanced more than Meghalaya in term of doing trade with its neighbour Bangladesh, Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma said on November 14. Stating that Tripura has really advanced; they have connections with the traders in Bangladesh, Sangma said that Tripura has made the initiative and 10-15 more products have been removed from the […]

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Artists need to be honest with their work: Bangladeshi filmmaker Noor Mithu https://thenewsmill.com/artists-need-to-be-honest-with-their-work-bangladeshi-filmmaker-noor-mithu/ Mon, 04 Nov 2019 13:17:26 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19526

Bangladeshi award-winning filmmaker Noor Imran Mithu said that artistes in his country have failed to take a stand against injustice happening around. Mithu is attending the third edition of Guwahati International Film Festival (GIFF) where his film ‘Komola Rocket’ was screened on Monday. “There has been an issue with freedom of expression across the globe, […]

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Sonowal for river, rail links between Assam, Bangladesh https://thenewsmill.com/sonowal-for-river-rail-links-between-assam-bangladesh/ Fri, 25 Oct 2019 11:25:56 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19339

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has called for restoration of the Brahmaputra-Barak-Padma-Meghna riverine waterways to take forward the outcome of the India-Bangladesh Stakeholders’ Meet. The Chief Minister conveyed this to a delegation led by Bangladesh Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi, which met him at his office in Dispur on Wednesday. The delegation is here to take […]

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India is Bangladesh’s friend forever: Bangladesh minister in Guwahati https://thenewsmill.com/india-is-bangladeshs-friend-forever-bangladesh-minister-in-guwahati/ Wed, 23 Oct 2019 03:49:41 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19296

Bangladesh Minister of Commerce Tipu Munshi has said India is not only its closest neighbour but also a friend for ever. “Both India and Bangladesh have taken significant steps to take the relations to new heights in every sphere of engagement, like trade, commerce and connectivity,” Munshi said while addressing the two-day India-Bangladesh Stakeholders’ Meet, […]

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Sonowal for early revival of Indo-Bangla trade network https://thenewsmill.com/sonowal-for-early-revival-of-indo-bangla-trade-network/ Wed, 23 Oct 2019 03:42:00 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19293

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has called for joint efforts to boost growth of India and Bangladesh through expeditious implementation of agreements inked for reviving the multi-model communication network Sonowal was inaugurating the two-day India-Bangladesh Stakeholders’ Meet here on Tuesday. “A climate of mutual trust and confidence, respect for each other’s sensitivities and concerns, and […]

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Hardcore Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh militant held in Barpeta https://thenewsmill.com/hardcore-jamaat-ul-mujahideen-bangladesh-militant-held-in-barpeta/ Thu, 17 Oct 2019 13:12:59 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19228

A most-wanted Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) militant, Azhar Ali, has been arrested in Assam and is currently in police custody. Official reports said in Guwahati on October 17 that Azhar was arrested by Barpeta Police on Tuesday when he was reportedly visiting his home at Rowmari in the district. Ali was produced before the court on […]

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Assam set to have India’s first International Multi-Modal Hub https://thenewsmill.com/assam-set-to-have-indias-first-international-multi-modal-hub/ Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:33:42 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=19218

Assam Industry Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary said in Guwahati on Wednesday that the state is all set to have India’s first International Multi-Modal Hub. He also said that the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to fund the project at an estimated cost of around Rs 600 crore. Assam is going to hold an exclusive […]

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Durga idols from India and Bangladesh immersed in Kushiyara river https://thenewsmill.com/durga-idols-from-india-and-bangladesh-immersed-in-kushiyara-river/ Tue, 08 Oct 2019 15:06:24 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=18928

Durga Puja festivities came to an end on Tuesday with the immersion of idols on Vijaya Dashami. The celebrations were unique in Assam’s Karimganj district as more than two hundred Durga idols from both India and Bangladesh were immersed in the Kushiyara river. Durga idols from Karimganj in Assam and Jakiganj in Sylhet division of […]

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How long will 19 lakh people live with uncertainty? Chidambaram questions Centre over NRC https://thenewsmill.com/how-long-will-19-lakh-people-live-with-uncertainty-chidambaram-questions-centre-over-nrc/ Tue, 08 Oct 2019 03:27:56 +0000 https://thenewsmill.com/?p=18914

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, who is currently lodged at Tihar jail in Delhi, on Monday raised questions over the National Register of Citizens (NRC) update process in Assam and asked for how long 19 Lakh people left out from the list will live with uncertainty and anxiety. “If NRC is a ‘legal process’, how […]

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