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US Ambassador Highlights NE Potential

PN Bureau

US Ambassador to India, Richard Verma highlighted the challenges and potential for connectivity in the Northeast region at the Indo-Asia Connectivity for Shared Prosperity Conference held in Kolkata on Wednesday. 476 more words


Lt. Eldon Mengel built the phone line to ‘Burma Road’

When the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941 Eldon Mengel of Venice, Fla. was about a week away from becoming a “90-Day Wonder.” The 89-year-old local man joined the Army almost a year earlier because he had a low draft number and he knew he would be called once war broke out. 959 more words

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