Israel to extend tech to boost agriculture, IT in NE India

Reading Time: 2 minutes Agartala/Shillong/Guwahti, Nov 4 (IANS) Israeli Ambassador to India, Ron Malka, who is now visiting the northeastern region of the country, is keen to extend his countrys technologies to boost the agriculture and horticulture sectors as well as the information technology (IT) segment of the northeastern states, officials said on Wednesday.

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Life crippled in Tripura’s tribal areas as IPFT calls for shutdown

Reading Time: 2 minutes Agartala, Oct 15 (IANS) Life was crippled in the tribal dominated areas of Tripura as the Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (IPFT), the junior ally of ruling BJP, observed a 24-hour shutdown in the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) areas on Thursday in support of its demand for a separate state, officials said.

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