Over 30 teachers resign to avoid prosecution in Manipur


Imphal Jan 20 (IANS) Following action against some primary schoolteachers, who were themselves enrolled as students in various medical and agriculture colleges and attending classes there, 30 such teachers have resigned in Manipur over the last few weeks.

AAP MLAs' disqualification: EC acting as BJP's agent, says Sanjay Singh

Lucknow , Jan 20

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sanjay Singh on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government of trying to "murder democracy" and alleged that the Election Commission (ECI) had taken a unilateral and biased decision to recommend disqualification 20 AAP legislators.

Nagaland ex-CM quits as Congress member

Kohima , Jan 20

Former Nagaland Chief Minister Keyezhe L. Chishi on Saturday resigned from Congress primary membership ahead of the February 27 assembly elections.

Bhagwat to address 'biggest-ever' RSS rally in Assam on Sunday

Guwahati , Jan 20

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat is slated to address a rally of around 50,000 swayamsevaks in the Assam capital on Sunday, that is being touted as the biggest conclave of the Hindutva group in the Northeast.