Mid-day News Nuggets

Mid-day News Nuggets

Here are today's top ten news articles till 12 pm of December 11:

1. Meghalaya: Govt yet to discuss over GHADC elections, says Lahkmen Rymbui

District Council Affairs Minister, Lahkmen Rymbui said that the State Government is yet to discuss over the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) elections.

2. Meghalaya: Tura resident bags SBI – Times Network SME Award

Tura resident, Samir Agarwal, a resident of Tura recently won the State Bank (SBI)–Times Network Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Award, beating several companies in the SME category while doing so.

3. ARUNACHAL: Khandu promises more power to local bodies if BJP wins polls

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu vowed to make the panchayat and municipal bodies people-centric by giving them more power.

4. Northeast gets its first human milk bank

The human milk bank is the 15th of its kind in the country and can store human milk for up to six years.

5. Manipur: Two dead in accident at Ukhrul

Two persons have reportedly been killed in a road accident at Phangrei.

6. Tripura CM’s rally on Dec 13 cancelled following intervention of BJP national president: Dy CM

The political drama over Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb’s call for a rally to seek people’s mandate took a new turn following the intervention of the National President of the BJP, JP Nadda.

7. UAE's Lulu group to set up a food processing centre in JK

The UAE-based Lulu Group International has announced a plan to set up a food processing centre in Srinagar for sourcing a wide range of Agri products from Jammu and Kashmir.

8. HelpAge India gets '2020 UN Population Award'

NGO HelpAge India received the "2020 UN Population Award" in the institutional category on Thursday for its contribution towards serving disadvantaged elderly people and raising awareness on their cause.

9. Skeleton found on the terrace of Salt Lakehouse

A skeleton, suspected to be of a 25-year-old man who allegedly went missing, was found on the terrace of his house in Salt Lake City in West Bengal.

10. Afghan govt, Taliban agree Islamic law to guide peace talks

Afghan government negotiators and the Taliban have agreed to have Islamic law and teachings guide them in peace talks.

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