World Bank report says improving transport connectivity between India and Bangladesh could result in a 297 percent increase in Bangladesh’s exports to India and a 172 percent increase in India’s exports to Bangladesh.
The Japan-North Eastern India Dialogue, Development of North Eastern Indian Region: Indo-Japan Collaboration for Connectivity, Commerce, Culture and Conservation, marks first dialogue that solely focused on Japan’s relations and cooperation with the northeastern India.
Scientists from Cotton University, Guwahati, Harvard University, University of Texas Health Science Centre Houston and Aichi Medical University, Japan have collaborated with the IIT Guwahati professor in this development.
Tripura fast emerging as a butterfly hotspot, according to data in survey by Suman Bhowmik of Wild Tripura Foundation that listed 51 species and 21 genera which are new additions to the state’s butterfly fauna
New species of thrips, Merothrips mizoramensis, discovered by a team of scientists comprising Thang Johnson & Prof. R. Varatharajan of Centre of Advanced Study in Life Sciences, Manipur University, and Prof. L. A. Mound of Australian National Insect Collection, Canberra