US Consulate in Kolkata launches project for NE women entrepreneurs

Reading Time: 3 minutes Agartala/Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) The US Consulate General in Kolkata under the White House-led “Academy for Women Entrepreneurs” (AWE) project brings together 150 women entrepreneurs and early-stage business owners from five northeastern states of India and to boost their startups.

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9 companies clear RFQ for Secunderabad cluster to run trains

Reading Time: < 1 minute Secunderabad, Nov 20 (IANS) Nine private companies have cleared the first stage, Request for Qualification (RFQ), of Indian Railways two-stage competitive bidding procedure in their endeavour to run trains in the Secunderabad cluster under public private partnership (PPP).

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4K Assam children want their issues to be part of political parties’ manifestos

Reading Time: 2 minutes Guwahati, Nov 20 (IANS) As Assam gears up for the Assembly elections scheduled next year, over 4,000 children from 17 of the 33 districts of the state have put forward a manifesto of their issues and recommendations for the political parties to include them in their respective manifestos, a UNICEF release said on Friday.

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