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Manipur : Militants loot 20 trucks , abducts Driver

Imphal (Manipur ) , Sept 22 : Suspected tribal militants have attacked and looted 20 trucks in Manipur here, and abducted a driver and...

Meghalaya ‘Babus’ allowing illegal coal mining: Wildlife group

Shillong (Meghalaya),Sept 22 : A wildlife and environment protection group in Meghalaya's Jaintia Hills districts has urged the state government to initiate criminal proceedings...

Mizoram: Congress will be ousted from power says , NPP leader Prestone Tynsong

Shillong(Meghalaya), Sept 22 : Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister and National People's Party (NPP) leader, Prestone Tynsong on Wednesday voiced confidence that ruling Congress will...

Assam: Case filed against authors of Class 12 book which says PM Modi was...

Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 22 : The Assam Police has registered an FIR against three authors of Class 12 political science book which says...

Tripura: Security agencies seize drugs worth Rs 33 cr

Agartala(Tripura) ,Sept 21: In line with the government’s mission to make Tripura a “drug-free state”, various security agencies in the last six months have...

Meghalaya : Bill to protect public from fraudulent financial institutions

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Sept 21 : Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Friday introduced the Meghalaya Protection of Interest of Depositors (in Financial Establishments) Bill,...

Assam: Woman Attacked, Stripped For Selling Illicit Liquor; Police Act After Video Goes Viral

Guwahati(Assam ) , Sept 21 : A woman was attacked and stripped by villagers in Assam’s Karimganj district, police said on Friday. The woman...

Meghalaya : Now a festival of Sohiong and Biskot found in...

Shillong (Meghalaya), Sept 21: Blending this season’s diversity, the Biskot and Sohiong Festival was today held at the All Saints Cathedral Hall here ....

Manipur varsity Crisis : 89 students ,5 Faculty members ...

Imphal(Manipur) , Sept 21 :As many as 89 students and five professors of Manipur University were arrested by Manipur Police in a pre-dawn operation...

Assam : 6 electrocuted as high voltage electric wire falls in Fishery...

Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 21 : Six people were electrocuted in Assam's Nagaon district on Friday reports news agency IANS . The incident took place...

Nagaland: Mob Tries To break into Jail In Search Of Murder Accused

Kohima (Nagaland) ,Sept 20 : A section of people from a rally ransacked vehicles and tried to forcefully enter a local jail on Wednesday...

Manipur : Remote controlled IED planted by rebels recovered in Kamtong

Imphal (Manipur), Sept 20: Assam Rifles jawans recovered a remote controlled improvised explosive device suspected to be planted by Manipur based banned militant outfit...

Assam : 2 Hardcore NDFB-S cadres held in Gossaigaon

Kokrajhar(Assam), Sep 20: Two hardcore cadres of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland-Saoraigwra faction (NDFB-S) were arrested from two-different locations under Gossaigaon sub-division in...

Scholarships for South Asia Views

Date: September 20, 2018 1. Category: Merit Based Scholarship: King's University College at Western University Scholarship 2019 Description: Students who have cleared class 12 and looking forward...

Manipur: Cabinet to introduce Bill to check Mob violence

Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 19 : The Manipur Cabinet has decided to introduce the Manipur Mob Violence Control and Prohibition Bill in the State...

Siluguri : Rescued from Red light area, Assam girl returns

Rangia (Assam) , Sept 19 : A teenager along with her two-year-old kid , who was trafficked, has been released from clutches of pimps...

Meghalaya : Youth Arrested for molesting minor niece in Garo Hills

Tura (Meghalaya ) , Sept 19 :A 21-year-old man has been arrested in Meghalaya's North Garo Hills district for allegedly sexually assaulting his minor...

Manipur : Kingpin behind trafficking of Rohingyas to India arrested

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur ), Sept 19 : On specific information about how the Rohingyas had been trafficked inside the country through Moreh in...

Mizoram : 18,081 people living with HIV in the state

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Sept 19 : At least 18,081 people in Mizoram are HIV positive since October 1990 till August this year,according to Mizoram...

Assam NRC : Supreme Court orders resumption of filing of claims and...

New Delhi, Sept 19 : The Supreme Court Wednesday ordered resumption of filing of claims and objections by around 40 lakh people who were...

Mizoram : 30 displaced Bru families return to the state after 20 years

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Sept 19 : At least 30 Bru refugee families, who have been living in camps in Tripura for over two decades,...

Manipur : Not public but Police take out rally to protest...

Imphal(Manipur) Sep 18 : Not the general public but the state Police took out a rally from Moreh to Tengnoupal, along the India-Myanmar border,...

Mizoram : Leaders of 14 Churches reject Supreme Court order order on...

Aizawl(Mizoram) , Sept 19 : While the country is celebrating the historic Supreme Court judgement to decriminalise Homosexuality, the Churches in Mizoram have “rejected”...

Manipur : Vice Chancellor A.P. Pandey placed under Supension

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur) ,Sept 18 : Vice Chancellor of Manipur University Prof. AP Pandey has been put under suspension till the completion of the...

Assam : State BJP Slams NRC Coordinator for His Suggestions to SC

Guwahati(Assam),Sept 10 : The ruling BJP in Assam on Monday reacted sharply to NRC state coordinator Prateek Hajela's suggestion to the Supreme Court to...

Meghalaya : CM Conrad Sangma inaugurates Tura Christian College

Tura (Meghalaya), Sept 10: Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today inaugurated the Tura Christian College in the presence of Chief Advisor to Chief Minister...

Flights to Sikkim from October 4; SpiceJet to connect Pakyong with Kolkata

New Delhi , Sept 10 : Soon, see India's first biofuel plane flying at an airport near you . The mountainous state of Sikkim would...

Fuel Price Fire : Bandh affects normal life in Assam , AP ; no...

Itanagar/Guwahati/ Shillong  , Sep 10 : Normal life was affected in Arunachal Pradesh Monday by the Bharat bandh called by the Congress to protest...

Top leader of Manipur-based militant organisation arrested

Kolkata (West Bengal) ,Sep 10 :A top leader of a Manipur-based banned militant organisation was arrested here and arms and ammunition seized from his...

Army Recalibrating Counter-Insurgency Strategy In Manipur, Eastern States

New Delhi , Sept 10 : The Army is seriously considering recalibrating its counter-insurgency strategy in the militancy-hit North East in the wake of...

Assam NRC: Coordinator Hajela under fire for his suggestion to Supreme Court

Guwahati (Assam ) , Sept 9 :Attracting fresh ire, Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC) Coordinator Prateek Hajela has come under fire from the...

Meghalaya: State to seek Centre’s help for boosting border trade

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Sept 9 : The Meghalaya government is planning to appeal to the Centre to facilitate the increase of trading points along...

Manipur : State Journalists on a 9 -day Tour...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 9 : Chief Minister N. Biren Singh today flagged off the 9-Day External Conducted Press Tour to Yangon,...

Assam : Passenger bus falls into a pond in Kokrajhar , 6 seriously injured

Kokrajhar(Assam) ,Sep 9: At least six passengers received serious injuries after a passenger bus plunged to a roadside pond at Baruapara in lower Assam's...

Meghalaya: Garo Hill ‘s first pavers and stone industry inagurated

Samanda( Meghalaya), Sept 9 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma on Saturday inaugurated the first pavers and stone industry of Garo Hills at Rongkem...

After , Meghalaya and Assam now Formalin detected in fishes sold in Mizoram

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Sept 8 : Formalin, a harmful preservative that can lead to cancer, was detected in fishes sold at the main market...

25 school children in Assam fall ill after measles vaccination: Officials

Hailakandi (Assam) , Sept 8: At least 25 school students complained of nausea, stomach ache and fever after being administered measles vaccine Saturday in...

No Genuine Indian To Be Excluded From Assam Citizens’ List: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi , Sept 8 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday assured that no Indian national would be excluded from the National...

Manipur based KCP-PWG terrorist arrested by Delhi Police

New Delhi , Sept 8 : The Delhi Police's Special Cell has arrested a 37-year-old member of Manipur-based banned terrorist outfit, Kangleipak Communist Party...

Tripura : Marijuana worth 1 crores seized by State Police

Dharamnagar (Tripura), Sept 8 : Police here in North Tripura has seized 1359 kg marijuana worth around 1 crores from an oil tanker from...

Manipur : Assam Rifles Jawan, militant killed in encounter

Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 8 : An Assam Rifles jawan and a member of the Manipur-based People's Liberation Army (PLA) were killed during an...

Assam : 11-Year-Old Braveheart Jumped Into flooded Brahmaputra river , Thrice To...

Guwahati (Assam) ,Sept 7 : Inspiring stories are emerging from the flood-ravaged Assam . The most recent news comes from Guwahati where an 11-year-old boy...

Manipur: AMSU calls for 100-hour road blockade along NH-37

Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 7 : The All Manipur Students' Union(AMSU) on Friday called for a 100-hour blockade along the 222 km-long Imphal-Jiribam National...

Tripura : Allies BJP, IPFT likely to contest Tripura Panchayat bypolls separately

Agartala (Tripura), Sept 7: Ruling alliance partners BJP and IPFT are most likely to contest the September 30 panchayat bypolls separately, while the opposition...

Assam : 19-Year-old Gang Rape-Murder Convict sentenced to Death

Nagaon(Assam), Sept 7 :A court here Friday awarded death penalty to Zakir Hussain, the prime accused in the gangrape and murder of an 11-year-old...

Meghalaya : Teachers can now join govt schools and colleges upto 32 ...

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Sept 7 :The Meghalaya cabinet Friday approved a proposal to increase the upper age limit for appointment of teachers in schools...

Brahmaputra Boat Mishap : 4 IWT officials suspended for boat capsize

Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 6 : Four Inland Water Transport Department officials were suspended on Thursday in connection with the boat capsize incident in...

Meghalaya: Tribal councils pitch for passage of lineage bill

Shillong (Meghalaya ) , Sept 6 : Toeing the line of Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC), the two other self-governing bodies in Meghalaya...

Manipur varsity row: Pandey moves HC against fact-finding committee, students burn his effigies

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 6 : University Vice Chancellor (VC) A P Pandey has filed a writ petition in the high court, challenging...

Manipur :NSCN(IM) militants will be booked says CM Biren Singh

Imphal (Manipur) Sept 6 : Chief Minister N. Biren announced on Wednesday that the troopers and police commandos have been rushed to Tamenglong district...

Manipur : Militants attack Assam Rifles post In Chandel

Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 6 : Suspected militants attacked an Assam Rifles post in Manipur's Chandel district Wednesday but there was no report of...

Assam : Teacher’s stage dharna during ‘ Teacher’s Day’ celebrations

Kokrajhar(Assam )Sept 5: Expressing anger and resentment  over the government’s insincerity towards provincialisation of schools, the teachers of Gendrabil ME School in Kokrajhar staged...

Meghalaya : Conrad Sangma launches e-office for the Goverment

Shillong(Meghalaya) Sept 5: Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today formally launched the e-office for the Government of Meghalaya. This new concept would usher in...

Assam NRC : SC defers date for receiving claims, objections

New Delhi , Sep 5 :The Supreme Court on Wednesday deferred till further orders the commencement of the process of receiving claims and objections...

One More Disaster : Boat carrying 45 passengers capsizes in Brahmaputra river in...

  Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 5 :A boat carrying 45 passengers capsized in the flooded Brahmaputra River in North Guwahati on Wednesday. The rescue operation...

Manipur : Police nabs Five cadres of banned outfits

Imphal (Manipur), Sep 5 : Security forces arrested five cadres belonging to different proscribed outfits from separate areas of Manipur, reports news agency PTI. A...

Assam: Finally , the drowned car with five dead bodies recovered

Guwahati (Assam ), Sep 5 : After four days of intensive Search operations by the NDRF, SDRF , Navy Divers and Army divers the...

Manipur : NSCN (IM) cadres extort and physically assault AMSU members

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Sep 4: The All Assam Manipuri Students Union, (AAMSU) strongly condemned the attack on the leaders of All Manipur...

Meghalaya: CM Conrad Sangma Quits Lok Sabha

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Sep 4 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma on Tuesday resigned from the Lok Sabha after being elected to the Meghalaya...

Meghalaya :After Wine ,now Organic Tea Fest in November

Shillong (Meghalaya ) , Sep 4 : The stage is all set for the first ever Organic Tea Festival to be organised by the...

Manipur varsity Crisis : Former chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh slams V-C AP...

Imphal(Manipur) Sep 4: Taking a dig at Manipur University Vice-Chancellor AP Pandey, who ordered a ban on two associations at the institute, former Manipur...

Family of five missing after vehicle falls into Assam’s Dikhow river; search operation enters...

Guwahati (Assam) , Sep 4 : Search operations by Army, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and  teams from...

Assam: Newly born baby found abandoned , rescued by passerby

Kokrajhar (Assam) Sep 3: A newly born male baby was rescued near Daloabari tea estate in Kokrajhar today. The baby which was few hours...

Assam: Quack gives a slip after raping a mentally challenged minor

Kokrajhar(Assam),Sep 3: A 11-year-old mentally challenged girl was reportedly raped at her own house in Gurubasha area in lower Assam's Chirang district by a...

Bru repatriation: Mizoram officials return from ‘futile exercise’

Aizawl / Agartala , Sept 3 :With only four of the 5,407 Bru families returning to Mizoram since the final repatriation process began on...

Nagaland : Woman entrepreneur promotes dragon fruit cultivation

Kohima (Nagaland ) , Sept 3 : The state of Nagaland is not only known for its rich heritage culture and festivals but is...
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Manipur : Arms-Smuggling racket busted

Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 3 : An arms smuggling racket was busted here with the arrest of two smugglers in Churachandpur district. The smugglers confessed...

Assam : Wife hacks husband to death over domestic quarrel

Kokrajhar (Assam),Sep 3: In a bizarre incident, one Atuwa Bek was hacked to death by his wife Panchini Bek following a heated family quarrel...

Manipur University Row: VC Pandey bans protesting bodies

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur),Sept 2 : Days after the agitation at Manipur University was suspended following the intervention of the HRD ministry and the state...

Assam : Family of Five with vehicle Swept away in Dikhou River

Guwahati (Assam) ,Sept 2 : Five members of a family were swept away along with their car by the strong currents of Dikhou River...

Meghalaya : 65 – year old man Arrested For Raping Minor grand...

Tura (Meghalaya) , Sep 1 : A 65-year-old man was arrested for raping his two minor granddaughters in South Garo Hills district today. The bizzare...

Assam : The Largest Linen Fabric Brand has a new address in Guwahati

Guwahati(Assam),Sep 1: Linen Club ,the premium linen fabric brand from the Aditya Birla Group Launched its exclusive store in Guwahati on Friday. A pioneer...

Tripura : Veteran CPI(M) leader and Former MLA joins BJP

Agartala (Tripura ), Sept 1 :Former CPI(M) MLA Biswajit Dutta has joined the ruling BJP in Tripura, alleging corruption, factionalism and criminal practices in...

Manipur terror funding case: NIA seizes Rs 48 lakh in cash from woman

Imphal (Manipur) ,Sept 1: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has seized Rs 48 lakh in cash from a woman during an investigation into the...

Nagaland :12 Killed, Thousands Forced to Leave Homes due to Flood

New Delhi,Sept 1 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday spoke to Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and took stock of the flood...

Over 200 Rescued in Arunachal and Assam, Flood Alert in Meghalaya

Itanagar/Guwahati/Shillong Aug 31 : As many as 19 people were airlifted by the Air Force from a flooded Arunachal Pradesh island on Friday and...

Manipur : Demand for inclusion of Meiteis in Scheduled Tribes List

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur) , Aug31 : After a lull of over 6 months, the Scheduled tribe Demand Committee of Manipur ( STDCM) have finally...

Assam :Case filed against MLA for remarks on NRC

Nagaon (Assam),Aug 31 : A case has been filed against Assam BJP MLA Siladitya Dev for allegedly making controversial remarks on the National Register...

Meghalaya: UCIL offices shut down , 10 workers terminated

Shillong (Meghalaya ), Aug 31:The Uranium Corporation of India Limited (UCIL) has said it has been "compelled" to shut down its offices in Meghalaya...

Editorial :Is ‘Azadi’ over for Hurriyat in Kashmir?

  By Deepika Bhan The separatist groups in the Kashmir want the Indian Constitution to stay put its provisions in the state. A highly unusual situation...

Meghalaya : Marriage certificate is a must in the state

Shillong ( Meghalaya ) , Aug 31 : Gone are the days of couples just deciding to stay together without any formal marriage in...

Meghalaya : National Seminar on Strategic Plan for Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities held

Shillong(Meghalaya), Aug 30 : Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Department of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan), Government of India in collaboration with Department of...

BJP is trying to play with the emotions of both NSCN(IM) and people of...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur ) ,Aug 30 : : Manipur Pradesh Congress committee Spokesperson, Khumukcham Joykishan threw a slashing attack on the ruling BJP...

Assam : AFSPA extended for next six months

Guwahati (Assam) , 30 :Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi on Wednesday extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 (AFSPA) in the state for the...

Meghalaya : HIV ,AIDS patients demand public apology from ...

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 30: A body representing HIV/AIDS patients in Meghalaya on Wednesday demanded a public apology from Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council...

Meghalaya : MDA partners celebrate victory of Chief Minister , Conrad...

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 30: The Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) partners met on Wednesday to celebrate their victory in the bye-election to the Ranikor...

Manipur: Militant leader arrested from South Delhi for threatning ...

New Delhi , Aug 29 : Delhi Police's Special Cell nabbed a 45-year-old leader of Manipur based banned terrorist group , Kangleipak Communist Party...

Assam NRC : SC orders re-verification of 10% of people excluded from draft NRC

New Delhi , Aug 28 : The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered re-verification of 10 per cent of the people in Assam who were...

Arunachal Pradesh : Bill for creation of 3 new districts introduced in Assembly

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Aug 28 : The Arunachal Pradesh Re-Organisation of Districts (Amendment) Bill 2018 for the creation of three new districts was...

Tripura : No jeans and cargo pants for Bureaucrats

Agartala (Tripura), Aug 28 :The bureaucrats in Tripura have been asked to avoid wearing casual attires like jeans and cargo pants while attending official...

Meghalaya : A Walk Through Shillong Raj Bhavan

  By Ruchira Gupta Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 28 : The ‘Governor house’ or the Raj Bhavan is the official residence of the governor of a state....

Mizoram :Burglary at Election Office

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Aug 27 : The voter enlistment forms duly filled in by the displaced Bru people in the relief camps of the...

Manipur : Martyrs of 1965 Mass Uprising remembered

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur) ,Aug 27 : Offering of floral tributes to martyrs, a massive rally and a huge public meeting marked the 53rd Hunger...

Manipur : Ruling BJP ties up with NEIPD for the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur), Aug 27 : The ruling BJP in the state today forged an alliance with the North East India Development Party...

Meghalaya : Setback for NPP; Five time MLA Martin Dangoo loses Ranikor seat

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 27 : It was a great setback for the NPP in by -elections held in Ranikor while CM Conrad Sangma...

Army Court of Inquiry indicts Major Leetul Gogoi in Srinagar hotel case

New Delhi, Aug 27 : An Army Court of Inquiry has indicted Major Leetul Gogoi for "fraternising" with a local woman in a Srinagar...

Assam : Life Term Convict tops Class 12 exam

Guwahati (Assam) , Aug 27 : Come to think about it . A prisoner sentenced to life at the District Jail in the state ...

Meghalaya : CM Conrad Sangma Defeats Congress’ Charlotte W Momin With Margin of 8420...

Tura (Meghalaya ) , Aug 27 : CM Conrad Sangma registered massive victory from South Tura. He defeated Congress’ Charlotte W Momin with a...

Manipur : Sit -in – protest by families of fake encounter victims...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal( Manipur) Aug 26 : A body of widows of the fake encounter victims under the banner Extrajudicial Execution Family Association Manipur...

Repatriation of Bru Refugees Fails to Take Off

Aizawl/Agartala , Aug 26 : Not a single Bru refugee returned to Mizoram on the first day on Saturday of the final repatriation exercise...

Meghalaya :Conrad says NPP will win both bypolls , claims Congress is nowhere...

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 26 : A day before the declaration of results of two Assembly bypolls in the state, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K...

Manipur : NIA recovers six more pistols from premises of Manipur Rifles Battalion

Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 26 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday recovered six more pistols in the case pertaining to the theft...

No urgency to summon special Manipur session: CM Biren Singh

Imphal (Manipur), Aug 25 :Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Saturday said there is no urgency to summon a special session of the state...

Meghalaya : Tathagata Roy sworn in as new Governor

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 25 : Former Governor of Tripura Tathagata Roy was sworn in as Governor of the state at Raj Bhavan ,here today...

Meghalaya :Fish traders back in business as Government lifts import ban

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 24 :Fish traders today resumed full scale business across Meghalaya, a day after a 30-day ban on fish import was...

Manipur: NIA arrests Saikul legislator and 10 others in missing arms case

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur),Aug 24 : Eleven individuals including Saikul legislator Yamgthong Haokip , were sent to judicial custody for 15 days. after being...

Tripura King’s Biography Written By CM Biplab Deb To Release Soon

Agartala (Tripura) , Aug 24: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has written a Hindi biography of the states erstwhile King Bir Bikram Kishore...

Assam : Kissing Baba , Who Kissed, Hugged Women to ‘Cure’ Them Arrested

Guwahati (Assam) , Aug 24 : A self-styled godman was arrested by the Assam police for allegedly sexually harassing women on pretext of curing...

World’s most expensive Arunachal tea variety sells for whopping Rs 40,000 per kg

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Aug 24 :Arunachal Pradesh has marked its entry on world tea map, and how! If you are tea-lover and want...

Assam: 14 lakh fake children registered with Anganwadi centres

New Delhi, Aug 23 :Around 14 lakh fake children have been found registered with Anganwadi centres in Assam, drawing benefits from the POSHAN Abhiyaan...

Tripura: Tribal parties demand separate state, NRC

Agartala (Tripura), Aug 25 : The Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT), the junior partner of ruling BJP, on Thursday organised a public gathering...

Heavy Rain In Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya; Moderate Showers In Arunachal Pradesh Likely

Guwahati (Assam), Aug 23 :At present, northeastern parts of the country are the most rain deficient. Generally, the normal rainfall for Northeast India is...

Meghalaya : Assembly by -elections in South Tura and Ranikor ends, CM confident of...

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 23 :Voting ended peacefully on Thursday in the Assembly by-elections in South Tura and Ranikor in Meghalaya, with National People's Party...

Meghalaya by-election: 30 percent voters turnout till noon

Tura (Meghalaya), Aug 23 : About 30 per cent votes were cast till noon in the by-elections of two Assembly seats in Meghalaya today,...

Meghalaya by-polls : 7.5 per cent voting so far in South Tura, Ranikor seats

Tura (Meghalaya), Aug 23 :Amid tightened security, voting is underway for twin assembly by-elections to South Tura and Ranikor in Meghalaya, where fate of...

Manipur: MU to reopen on Thursday after 85 days

Imphal (Manipur), Aug 22 :Closed for 85 days, the Manipur University will reopen on Thursday, said M. Dayamon, president of Manipur University Students Union. Dayamon...

Atal Bihari Vajpayeee’s ashes reach North East , to be immersed in all...

Guwahati (Assam) , Aug 22 : The Assam unit of the BJP brought the urns containing ashes of former Prime Minister late Atal Bihari...

Mild tremor shakes Assam

Guwahati(Assam), Aug 22 : A tremor of mild intensity on Wednesday evening shook parts of Assam but there was no report of any casualty...

Assam : Eight animals, one Himalayan vulture die in Guwahati Zoo

Guwahati (Assam), Aug 22 : Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal visited the Assam Zoo after eight animals and a vulture died in the past one...

Meghalaya: State Government to Donate Rs 1 Cr For Kerala Relief Work

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 22 : Like some of the other states in the North East, Meghalaya too has decided to donate Rs 1...

Meghalaya Assembly by-election: CM Conrad Sangma’s fate hangs balance, voting in 2 constituencies tomorrow

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 22 : The fate of Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma will be decided when the state goes for by-elections in...

Manipur : Chairman of KNO and USRA Commander -in -Chief Lalmingthang Vaiphei shot...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 22 : Chairman of the proscribed outfit, Kuki National Organisation (KNO) and United Socialist Revolutionary Army (USRA) Commander-in-Chief...

Centre Did Not Inform Sikkim About Doklam Stand-Off: CM Chamling

Gangtok( Sikkim), Aug 21 : Chief Minister Pawan Chamling has said that during the Doklam stand-off with China, the state government was kept in...

Assam: Aborigines offer prayers for Asian Games participants

Kokrjhar(Assam), Aug 21: A special Bathou prayer was offered at Bathou Thansali in Lower Assam's Kokrajhar district on Tuesday, wishing luck to the six-sportspersons...

Meghalaya : Chief Minister Conrad Sangma ends his election Campaign

Tura (Meghalaya) , Aug 21 : National People’s Party (NPP) candidate and Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma concluded his election campaign by addressing...

Meghalaya : MDA partners drum up support for Conrad Sangma, seeks highest victory margin

Tura (Meghalaya), Aug 21 : National People’s Party (NPP) on Monday paraded leaders from its alliance partner including Tourism Minister Metbah Lyngdoh, Education Minister...

Meghalaya :Couple beaten up in fresh moral policing case

Tura (Meghalaya), Aug 20 : In a case of moral policing, an unmarried couple was beaten up by villagers who found them together at...

Manipur : Former Minister and two promising leaders join Congress

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur), Aug 20 : For the first time after the BJP led government came to power in the state three prominent leaders...

Meghalaya :Night Curfew Lifted from Capital Shillong

Shillong(Meghalaya), Aug 20 : The District Magistrate, East Khasi Hills District has totally lifted night curfew in the curfew bound areas falling under Lumdiengjri...

Assam and Manipur Decides To Provide Rs 3 Crore and Rs 2 Crore...

Guwahati (Assam), Aug 20 : Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has announced Rs. 3 crore aid to rain-ravaged Kerala, where 210 have died in the...

Manipur :Security forces arrest 3 rebels

Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 19 : Police arrested three militants from different parts of the state today . A cadre of the banned outfit Peoples...

Meghalaya :Artist lineup for this years’s Bacardi NH7 Weekender

Mumbai , Aug 19 : The Happiest Music Festival has just announced its much-awaited artist lineup for this year's Meghalaya edition. The ninth edition...

Manipur: University Community cancels suspension of agitation

Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 19 :The Manipur University Community has been "compelled" to cancel its temporary suspension of agitation, after a fresh order by...

Meghalaya : Manipur Ministers campaign for CM Conrad in South Tura

Tura (Meghalaya ) , Aug 18 : Manipur Health Minister Jayantakumar Singh and Manipur Sports Minister Letpao Haokip on Friday campaigned in different localities...

Actress Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas gets engaged with Indian ceremony

Mumbai (Maharashtra) ,Aug 18 : Actress Priyanka Chopra and American singer Nick Jonas on Saturday solemnised their relationship with a traditional Indian ceremony in...

Assam :Name Bogibeel bridge as Atal Setu, says BJP legislator

Dibrugarh (Assam), Aug 18 : BJP legislator from Dibrugarh constituency, Prasanta Phukan has appealed to the Centre to name the yet-to-be-inaugurated Bogibeel bridge after...

Manipur : BJP State Unit condoles the death of Former PM , Atal Bihari...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur), Aug 17 : BJP Manipur unit today mourned the demise of Bharat Ratna and former Prime Minister, Atal Bihari Vajpayee...

Meghalaya : NPP candidate , Danggo seeks Peoples mandate for Ranikor by- poll

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 17 : Deputy CM Prestone Tyngsong along with NPP candidate Martin M. Danggo on Friday visited Rangthong to seek the mandate...

Nagaland : Vajpayee was the first leader who recognised the unique history and...

Dimapur (Nagaland), Aug 17 : Militant outfit, Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagalim (Isak-Muivah) NSCN(IM), which is in peace talks with the Centre ,has condoled...

Meghalaya : Digital connectivity will lead to faster and more efficient market linkages says...

Shillong(Meghalaya) , Aug 17: A two day seminar - ‘Shillong Dialogue’ India and Sub Himalayan Eastern Neighbours: Shared Borders, Shared Opportunities: “Transforming Geo Spaces...

Assam : Man lynched on suspicion of cattle lifting in Assam

Guwahati (Assam) , Aug 17 : One man was lynched and three others were critically injured by a mob in Biswanath district of Assam...

Vajpayee will be remembered by northeastern people: Meghalaya CM

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 16 : Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Thursday expressed grief over the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, saying...

Manipur :Vehicles torched along NH 37 in Tamenglong District

By M Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur),Aug 16 : Altogether three loaded trucks with goods on its way from Jiribam towards imphal and two passenger vehicles...

Submit district-wise percentage of excluded people: Apex Court to Assam NRC coordinator

New Delhi , Aug 16 :The Supreme Court today asked the Assam National Register of Citizens (NRC) coordinator to place before it the data...

Meghalaya: No ‘illegal’ slaughter of animals on Bakra -Eid

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 16 : The state government here has ordered that no ' illegal slaughter' of animals take place in the state during...

Assam : Now, a Teacher Working On Citizens List Declared Illegal Migrant,...

Morigaon (Assam), Aug 16 : A government school teacher, who was involved in the National Register of Citizens or NRC exercise in Assam, was...

Manipur : Breakthrough in MU Crisis, Agitation temporarily suspended

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 16 : With the impasse at the Manipur University having crossed over 70 days now a memorandum of...

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s condition critical, he is on life support, says...

New Delhi , Aug 15 :Former Prime Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee is in a critical condition and is...

Manipur : Militants attack Army camp on Independence Day , no casualty

Imphal (Manipur), Aug 15: Militants today attacked an army camp in states Churachandpur district near the Indo-Myanmar international border, The militants triggered two lathode shells...

Assam :Six tailors close shop to stitch a 3.5 km long Tricolour for...

Guwahati (Assam) , Aug 15 :This morning a huge crowd gathered around to carry out a procession featuring a 3.5 km long Indian flag,...

Assam Boy in Famous Aug 15 Photo, Saluting National Flag in Chest-deep Water, Not...

Dhubri (Assam), Aug 15 : Last year, two children, while standing in chest-deep water, were seen saluting the Indian flag along with their teachers...

Build progressive, inclusive society for all: Meghalaya CM

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 15 : Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday urged the people of the state to build a progressive and inclusive...

Assam: Supreme Court notice to Centre, state on ‘fake encounter’

New Delhi, Aug14 : The Supreme Court has sought responses from the Centre and Assam government on a PIL accusing the armed forces and...

CIRCA observes 72nd Manipur Independence Day

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur), Aug 14: The 72nd Manipur Independence Day from British Colonisation was observed here today at Sana Konung (King Palace) . The programme...

Meghalaya : State Government to import local fish from...

Shillong (Meghalaya) ,Aug 14 : The government has decided to import live fish from the neighbouring Assam after the ban on the import of...

300 Armymen move Supreme Court against CBI’s directive to file...

New Delhi , Aug 14 : More than 300 Army men posted in insurgency infested areas of the country, especially in the North Eastern...

Mizoram :Bru voters list revised in camps, despite protests

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Aug 13 :The Mizoram election department has conducted revision of voters lists of Bru refugees in ther Tripura camps before the...

Nagaland: CM Rio launches electronic window for better monitoring

Kohima (Nagaland) , Aug 13 :With a view to ensure proper monitoring of all government schemes in a transparent manner, Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu...

Manipur: 127th Patriots’ Day observed , Governor and CM pays tribute to...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur), Aug 13 : To commemorate and pay respects to the freedom fighters and martyrs of the State who sacrificed their lives...

Meghalaya: EC issues show cause notice to independent candidate for ‘hate speech’

Tura (Meghalaya ) Aug 13: The Election Commission has issued a show cause notice to John Leslee K Sangma, an independent candidate in Meghalaya,...

Arunachal Pradesh: CM Khandu lays foundation stone for HC building

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Aug 13 : The foundation stone for a High Court building in Arunachal Pradesh was laid by Chief Minister Pema...

Arunachal Pradesh : All schools with no students to close down, idle teachers to...

Itanagar(Arunachal Pradesh)Aug 12 : The state government has decided to close down all schools running without students by the end of August after proper...

Manipur : CorCom and ULFA (I) call to boycott Independence Day

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur ), Aug12 : The Coordination Committee (CorCom) and United Liberation Front of Asom (Independent) (ULFA-I) have called upon the people of...

Nagaland : 120 unrecognised villages in the state , residents never had...

Dimapur (Nagaland ) , Aug 12 : Come to think about it . The state of Nagaland has a total of 120 unrecognised villages...

Meghalaya : Like Ancient Greece, runners to be utilised as substitutes for technology...

Shillong (Meghalaya ), Aug 12 : This is what is going to exactly happen in the By -election to Ranikor seat here on August...

India gets first all-women SWAT team, all 36 Commandos from North East.

New Delhi , Aug 12 : With Independence Day knocking at the corner the Delhi Police will now be using the services of India's...

Meghalaya: State CM, Conrad Sangma set agenda for digital Northeast

Guwahati (Assam), Aug 11:Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today pushed the agenda of digital transformation at the historic launch of Digital Northeast 2022...

Manipur : Drive to Check illegal immigrants along Interstate Borders

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur), Aug 11: The drive against the illegal immigrants along the interstate porous border and at the railway station in jiribam...

Assam : Farmers cry foul as chemicals from NTPC damage paddy...

Kokrajhar(Assam),Aug 11:Farmers from greater Salakati area here have expressed their concern and helplessness over the damage of huge no of paddy crops due...

Assam: State Police books MoS Rajen Gohain for rape; minister files blackmailing complaint...

Guwahati( Assam), Aug 11: Police have registered a case against Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain for allegedly raping and threatening a 24-year...

Meghalaya : Rights panel orders probe into death of 5 workers at North...

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 11: The Meghalaya Human Rights Commission (MHRC) directed Chief Secretary Y Tsering to institute a high-level inquiry into the electrocution...

Assam : 6 Lakh Bottles Of Illegal Alcohol Worth 168 Crore Destroyed

Guwahati (Assam), Aug 10: The Assam government on Friday destroyed over six lakh bottles of illegal liquor and beer valued at Rs. 168.55 crore...

Meghalaya : CM Conrad Sangma campaigns for NPP candidate in Ranikor

Ranikor (Meghalaya), Aug 10 :Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today campaigned for Martin Danggo and addressed an election rally at Ranikor in...

Framework Agreement and Article 371 -A will not be accepted by the people of...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 10 : "We will keep on protesting until the government assures that the integrity of the state will...

Arunachal Pradesh : CM Khandu reviews status of highway projects

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh ) , Aug 10 : Chief Minister Pema Khandu has urged government officials to fast track execution of all highway projects...

Manipur is sports powerhouse, want to make it super powerhouse: Mary Kom

New Delhi, Aug 10 : Olympic boxer and Rajya Sabha MP Mary Kom upheld Parliament’s decision to pass a bill to establish a National...

Mizoram :Final repatriation of Bru Families from Aug 14

Aizawl(Mizoram), Aug 10 : The state government said that it would go ahead with the plan as agreed during talks held in Delhi last...

Number of excluded people will change in Assam NRC Draft ...

Agartala (Tripura) , Aug 10 : Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has said the number of people excluded from the draft National Register...

Meghalaya :The hill state has ideal conditions for medicinal, aromatic plants says...

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 10 : State Governor Ganga Prasad said the hill state has ideal conditions for cultivation of medicinal and aromatic...

Assam: FIR against writers for defaming Bodo Community

Kokrajhar(Assam)Aug 10: The United Tribal Organization, Assam (UTOA) has filed an FIR here against noted writers Sanjoy Hazarika and Romila Thapar for defaming Bodo...

Tripura : 5000 court arrest in Left agitation

Agartala (Tripura), Aug 9 : Over 5,000 opposition Left supporters today courted arrest from various parts of Tripura in a civil disobedience agitation against...

Meghalaya : Coalation partners to support Chief Minister candidature

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 9 :The Meghalaya government's coalition partners on Thursday urged it to take steps to prevent influx of illegal Bangladeshi migrants, excluded...

Manipur : Police disrupt observance of Quit India Movement , fire...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur), Aug 9 :Today is the 76th anniversary of Quit India movement. On this day in 1942, the father of the...

Meghalaya : Awareness on teenage pregnancy underway in Garo Hills

Tura (Meghalaya),Aug 9: The National Health Mission, Meghalaya State has launched a special programme to sensitise people on the critical issue of teenage pregnancy...

Manipur : VC (in-charge) of MU informs Centre of the impasse

Imphal (Manipur), Aug 9 : Manipur University Vice Chancellor (in-charge) Prof W Vishwanath has written a letter to the Centre that the agitating bodies...

Manipur : Government to take legal action against those who call Bandhs

Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 9 : Chief Minister N Biren Singh said the government was in the process of forming a policy to take...

Assam : Draft NRC is defective and contains lots of errors says Former...

Guwahati (Assam), Aug 9 :Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi criticised state's National Register of Citizens (NRC) draft and said the list "contains lots...

Manipur :CBI files 3rd charge sheet in fake encounter cases

New Delhi, Aug 8 :The CBI today filed a charge sheet in a special court against seven personnel of the Manipur Police in connection...

Manipur : NSCN (IM) cadre killed in an enounter with rival outfit

Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 8 :One NSCN (IM) cadre was killed in an encounter with members of a rival outfit in Noney district of...

Shillong’s Delhi Misthan Bhandar and Guwahati’s Shaikh Brothers among Yahoos 10...

Guwahati (Assam ) , Aug 8 : Independence Day is right around the corner. As India celebrates its 72nd Independence Day on August 15,...

SC pulls up Assam NRC coordinator and RGI over press statements, restricts them from...

New Delhi, Aug 7: The Supreme Court on Tuesday reprimanded Assam's NRC coordinator and the Registrar General of India for their statements on the...

NPP as a political party is standing up for Christians and other religious minorities:...

Nongstoin(Meghalaya), Aug 7 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today said that National People’s Party (NPP) has ensured that the government was ‘pro-people’ and...

Manipur : Financial assistance to three journos

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur), Aug 7 : State I&PR Minister ,Thongam Biswajit handed over the first ever financial assistance to three media persons at...

Meghalaya : Jackfruit Biryani may soon overtake Chicken Biryani in the State

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 7 : From Jackfruit wine to Jackfruit Biryani you name it . All are now possible with various tastry preperations made...

Assam : NRC List Updated Under Top Court Supervision, Bangladesh Lawmaker Told

New Delhi , Aug 7: Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday apprised a visiting MP from Bangladesh, who raised the issue of ongoing update...

Meghalaya: Government open to idea of conducting Assam-like NRC exercise in state

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 7: The ruling National People's Party (NPP)-led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance government on Monday said it is open to the idea...

Manipur : 6 students and a non teaching staff of MU injured...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur ) , Aug 6: Believe it or not .The District Administration in the state allowed a rally in a prohibited...

Every Person Entering Meghalaya Would Be Checked: Police

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 6 : Meghalaya is all set to carry out "rigorous" checking of people entering the state following the publication of the...

Assam : New Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express diverted after protest , 12 injured

Kokrajhar (Assam),Aug 6:Rail communication in the state was disrupted in north bank of Brahmaputra because of the rail-roko agitation resorted to by a local...

Arunachal Pradesh : AAPSU urges CM to stop proposed meeting between NSCN(IM) and GOI

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), Aug 6 : The All Arunachal Pradesh Students Union (AAPSU) has urged the Chief Minister Pema Khandu to persuade the Centre...

Assam :116 villages flooded after excess water released from dam

Guwahati(Assam), Aug 6: Thousands of people in 116 villages of Assam's Golaghat district have been affected by flooding after excess water was released from...

Tripura : Left delegation led by CPM alleges ‘reign of terror’ in state...

Agartala (Tripura), Aug 6 : A visiting delegation of Left leaders and social activists today alleged that a "reign of terror" was let loose...

Nagaland : Centre assures all help to overcome damages due to incessant rain

Dimapur (Nagaland ) , Aug 6 : Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on Sunday assured the Nagaland government of all possible help and said a...

Nagaland :Wrestler Zasituo Tsukru arrested for raping a woman

Kohima (Nagaland), Aug 5 : A wrestler was arrested for allegedly raping a non-Naga woman at Kevuoliezha on the outskirts of the Nagaland capital. Zasituo...

Sikkim : Social Media gives street singer a break with Bollywood musician Prtitam

Gangtok(Sikkim), Aug 5 : Santosh Gandarba, a street singer and sarangi player from Rangpo in Sikkim, will soon wield the stringed instrument for some...

Assam : 5 FIRs Against Mamata Banerjee For Comments On Assam NRC

Guwahati (Assam) , Aug 5 : Two more FIRs were registered in Assam against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and members of a...

After Assam’s Draft NRC , Manipur Steps up Vigilance To Stop Migration

Imphal (Manipur), Aug 4: In compliance with the Union Home Minister's directive, the Manipur government has stepped up vigilance against persons who will be...

Manipur: Congress confident of winning both the MP seats in...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur), Aug 4 : Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president TN Haokip has stated that MPCC will work together with North East...

Tripura: Goverment to fill up 9,424 posts under new recruitment policy

Agartala (Tripura) , Aug 4 : The Tripura government today said it will fill up 9,424 vacant posts in different departments soon by strictly...

Assam : Lone woman chief minister from state Syeda Anwara Taimur’s name missing from...

Guwahati (Assam),Aug 4 :The name of Assam's lone woman chief minister Syeda Anowara Taimur, who is residing in Australia, is missing from the NRC...

Meghalaya : Activists demand NRC, Inner Line Permit introduction in the state

Shillong (Meghalaya ), Aug 3 : Hynniewtrep Youth Council(HYC) activists on Friday stormed the Meghalaya secretariat and staged a demonstration demanding introduction of the...

Meghalaya : NDFB (S) militant killed in an encounter

Tura(Meghalaya),Aug 3 : A member of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) was killed in an encounter with police this morning in Meghalaya’s East...

Manipur : MUSU urges all students to refrain from Independence Day Celebrations

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal ( Manipur), Aug 3 : The Manipur University Students’ Union (MUSU) has asked all the students to refrain from participating in...

No Indian will be left out of Assam NRC list : HM...

New Delhi , Aug 3 : Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said in Parliament that attempts are being made to destroy peace over the...

Meghalaya : Why Khasi men can only be elected as Headman, questions HC...

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 3 : A lawyer from the state , Aneeta Synrem who was denied taking part in the election of Rangbah Shnong...

Manipur :CBI books Army Major and seven others for 2009 ...

New Delhi, Aug 3 : The CBI has registered a murder case against Army Major Vijay Singh Balhara and seven others in the killing...

Meghalaya :BJP To Back Coalition Partner In Bypolls

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 3 : The Congress on Thursday announced its candidates for the two Meghalaya assembly by-elections from South Tura and Ranikor...

Assam :TMC delegation leaves after overnight detention

Silchar (Assam), Aug 3 : Six of the eight-member Trinamool Congress delegation left Assam this morning after overnight detention at Silchar airport. Two others --...

TMC’s Assam chief Dwipen Pathak resign over Mamata Banerjee’s opposition to NRC

Guwahati( Assam) , Aug 3 : Trinamool Congress (TMC) president Dwipen Pathak and two other party leaders resigned Thursday in protest against party supremo...

Meghalaya :Congress decides on 2 candidates for by-polls to the state...

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 2 : The opposition Congress has finally on approved names of two candidates for the by-elections to the Meghalaya assembly according...

No more travel advisory for Japanese tourists visiting Meghalaya

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 2 : At the request made by the Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad, Japan has finally agreed to lift partially all...

Meghalaya : USTM honours SSLC toppers In presence of CM Conrad Sangma

Shillong (Meghalaya), Aug 2 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today felicitated Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) examination toppers of Meghalaya Board of School...

Assam NRC : TMC delegation detained at Silchar airport, section 144 imposed

Silchar (Assam) , Aug 2 : A delegation of the Trinamool Congress leaders who were visiting Assam to meet people whose names couldn't figure...

Nagaland: CM Rio urges Narendra Modi for assistance for rain-hit state

Kohima(Nagaland), Aug 2 : Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has requested the Prime Minister for granting immediate interim assistance to combat the crisis in the...

Meghalaya : Khasi Students body demands NRC in the state

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 2 : The all powerful students body in the state - The Khasi Students Union (KSU) has demanded a NRC...

Manipur : Normal Life affected due to 24 -hr state Bandh

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Aug 1 : Normal life was affected here during a 24-hr state-wide Bandh called by three organisations today. These...

Assam : ABMSU unhappy with CBI investigations in Lafikul Islam murder...

Kokrajhar(Assam),Aug 1: The All BTC Minority Students Union (ABMSU) has expressed unhappiness with the CBI investigation’s into the Lafikul Islam Ahmed murder case and...

Techno-spiritual research, Innovation & Entrepreneurship oriented workshop Held

Kolkata (West Bengal) , Aug 1:The Philosophy of Innovation & Research (TPoIR) was organized at Kolkata on Sunday last by IIT-KGP, IIM Calcutta, Govt...

Manipur : NIA raids Congress MLAs House ; recovers arms, ammo

New Delhi , Aug 1 :The NIA has carried out raids at the residence of a Congress MLA in Manipur and recovered an assortment...

Assam NRC : Now, FIR Filed Against CM Mamata Banerjee for her hate...

Guwahati (Assam), Aug 1: An FIR was filed against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her comments on Assam's National Register of Citizen...

Assam : Former President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed’s relatives left out of NRC list

Guwahati (Assam ) , Aug 1 : The names of the family members of former president Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed's nephew do not figure in...

Manipur : Youth sentenced to death in 2015 rape, murder case

Imphal (Manipur ), Aug 1 : For the first time in the state after independence a tribal youth found guilty of raping and murdering...

Meghalaya : R Awasthi asked to look after Meghalaya DGP’s office too

Shillong (Meghalaya ), Aug 1 : Meghalaya Director General of Home Guards and Civil Defence R Awasthi was asked also to look after the...

Assam: D – voter , Sobur finds a place in NRC draft

Kokrajhar (Assam) ,Aug 1: Even though, one Sobur Ali Mondal of Chitilaghop village under Fakiragram PS in Lower Assam's Kokrajhar district was declared a...

Meghalaya :No consent given to AMD for exploratory drilling

Shillong (Meghalaya) , July 31 : Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong today denied that his government has not given its consent to Atomic Mineral...

Meghalaya : Chief Minister Conrad Sangma files his nomination from South Tura...

Tura(Meghalaya), july 31 :Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today filed his nomination papers before Returning Officer Sabrella Marak here for by election to South...

Manipur : Veteran Politician Okram Joy to quit BJP

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , July 30 : Five times legislature of the Manipur Legislative Assembly, and veteran politician Okram Joy, who had joined...

Manipur : Security tightened to check influx after publication of draft NRC...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , July 30 :Manipur Police have tightened security  to check the possible influx of migrants after a draft of the...

Two Chargesheets Filed In Manipur Fake Encounter Cases, CBI Director Tells Supreme Court

New Delhi , July 30 : The CBI Director told the Supreme Court on Monday that two chargesheets have been filed in cases of...

National Register of Citizens debate turns political; Mamata Banerjee says BJP govt trying to...

New Delhi, July 30 : The National Register of Citizens (NRC) for Assam matter turned political on Monday when the Trinamool Congress (TMC) accused...

Over 40 Lakh Left Out of Assam NRC Final Draft; Rajya Sabha Adjourned as...

Guwahati (Assam) , July 30 : The much-anticipated second and final draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) was published today with 2.9...

Assam :Final draft of NRC with 2.9 crore names released

Guwahati(Assam), Jul 30 :The much-anticipated second and final draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) was published today with 2.9 crore names out...

Meghalaya :Mentally-challenged girl raped repeatedly for 2 months in Garo Hills

Tura (Meghalaya ), July 30 :Ten persons, including two minors, allegedly took turns to rape a 13-year-old mentally-challenged girl over a period of two...

Manipur : Student Body says cadres of KNO ...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur) July 29 : The Thadou Students’ Association (TSA) has blamed the cadres of the armed Kuki National Organisation (KNO) as perpetrators...

Assam : Final draft of NRC to be released Monday, security beefed across...

Guwahati (Assam) , July 29 :The stage is set for the release of the second and final draft of Assam’s National Register of Citizens...

Hima Das’ coach accused of sexual assault by woman athlete, he claims innocence

New Delhi, July 29 : India's new athletic sensation Hima Das' coach Nipon Das has been accused of sexual assault by another athlete who...

Assamese film wins 3 top awards at US fest

Los Angeles, July 28 : Assamese film "Xhoihobote Dhemalite" ("Rainbow Fields") today bagged three top awards at the 3rd Love International Film Festival here...

Assam : BTAD geared up for NRC draft publication

Kokrajhar(Assam) July 28: Lower Assam's Kokrajhar, the heart of BTAD administration is all set to publish final draft of NRC along with rest of...

Assam: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh lauds State Police for using his pose for road...

Guwahati (Assam) , July 28 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has appreciated the use of his signature romantic pose of outstretched arms by...

Arunachal Pradesh :100% electrification in the state by year end

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , July 28 : Arunachal Pradesh strives to achieve 100 percent electrification by the end of this year under the Centre's...

Manipur : 10 injured as protesters attack police in Jiribam

Imphal (Manipur), July 28 : At least 10 people including four police personnel were injured when protesters attacked the cops in Manipur’s Jiribam district. Six...

Manipur : Civil Bodies warn of severe protests if Indo...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , July 27 : The AMUCO, UCM and CCSK have warned to escalate their agitations including calling for a state-wide...

Manipur extra-judicial killings: SC summons CBI director over delay in probe

New Delhi : July 27: The Supreme Court, "not satisfied" with the pace of investigation into the alleged extra-judicial killings in Manipur, on Friday...

Northeast : Assam neighbours keeping police alert post NRC publication

Shillong / Kohima, July 27 :Several north-eastern states which share borders with Assam have kept their police forces on alert to thwart possible infiltration...

Rights, privileges of none to be curtailed post NRC: Himanta

Guwahati (Assam) , July 27:Nobody's rights and privileges will be curtailed if his or her name does not figure in the final draft of...

Meghalaya : By-elections to Ranikor, South Tura to be held on August 23

Shillong (Meghalaya), July 27 : The by-election to Ranikor assembly constituency in Meghalaya will be held on August 23, the day when by-election to...

Meghalaya: Suspended Bureaucrat Arrested For Petrol Bomb Attack At MPSC

Shillong (Meghalaya) , July 27: A suspended Meghalaya Civil Service Officer has been arrested by Police for his role in the arson attack at...

Assam Chief Minister Offers Assurance To People Not On Citizen Registry

Guwahati (Assam) ,July 26 : Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today sought to allay fears among people about their names missing from the Assam citizen...

Manipur : Kargil Vijay Diwas observed

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur),July 26 : The ‘Observance of Kargil Vijay Diwas ’ was held at Banquet Hall of 1st Manipur Rifles Battalion, here...

Our sixth sense always said that one day Captain Clifford would sacrifice his...

Shillong (Meghalaya), July 26 : On July 26, 1999, the Indian Armed Forces won the decisive war against Pakistan. In the ferocious battle, many...

Assam : Arrest of NDFB (S) cadre leads to recovery of Arms

Kokrajhar(Assam) July 26: Security forces have intensified search operations against the militants in the lower Assam districts, after the arrest of a hardcore cadre...

Manipur : Central team inspects disputed border pillar along Indo -Myanmar border

By M.Devanand Sharma Moreh ( India Myanmar Border ), July 25 :Surveyor General of India Lt Gen Girish Kumar today refuted allegations that a border...

Assam : 2 hardcore NDFB-S cadres arrested in Kokrajhar

Kokrajhar (Assam), July 25: Security forces belonging to police and army apprehended two cadres of the National Democratic Front of Boroland -Saoraigwra faction (NDFB-S)...

Naga talks can’t disrupt our territorial integrity : AMUCO

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur) , July 25 : Condemning adjournment of the monsoon session of Manipur Legislative Assembly without having a discourse on the Framework...

Meghalaya : ECI announces by-election schedule for south Tura Assembly constituency

New Delhi , July 23: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has announced the schedule of the by-election for the south Tura Assembly constituency...

Meghalaya bans sale of fish imported from other states

Shillong (Meghalaya), July 23 : The state government on Monday issued an order banning sale of fish imported from outside the state for a...

Manipur parties for special Assembly session on Naga issue

Imphal (Manipur ) , July 23 :All political parties of Manipur, barring the Congress, demanded a special session of the Legislative Assembly be convened...

Assam: Man behind Creating Fake Facebook Accounts Of Top Cops nabbed

Guwahati (Assam), July 23 : Police Crime Branch has arrested a man for opening 17 fake Facebook accounts of senior police officials, including the...

Assam: DSP arrested in job-for-cash scam

Dibrugarh (Assam) , July 23 : Assam Police have arrested Deputy Superintendent Kavita Das from Duliajan for her alleged involvement in Assam Public Service...

National Executive Meet of the NPP chalks out plans for Assembly polls

New Delhi , July 22 : The National People’s Party (NPP) on Saturday met in New Delhi to chalk out plans in view of...

People Will Get Opportunity To Prove Citizenship In Assam: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi , July 22 : Ahead of the publication of NRC in Assam, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said there was no need...

Meghalaya : NEHU to set up incubation centre for start-ups

Shillong (Meghalaya) , July 22 : The North Eastern Hill University has decided to set up an incubation centre for business start-ups in the...

Tourist inflow takes a toll on Meghalaya’s root bridges

Rangthylliang (Meghalaya) , July 22: Deep in the tropical forests of Meghalaya, an uncharted territory even two decades ago, the aerial root bridges that...

Tripura :Only Royal Bengal Tiger At State Zoo Dies

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKL8iGrS-Jw&pbjreload=10 Agartala (Tripura) , July 22 : The only Royal Bengal Tiger in a Tripura zoo has died, officials said today. Named Dipu, the tiger...

Arunachal Pradesh : Guwahati HC directs AP Govt to ...

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh ) , July 22 : The Guwahati High Court has directed the Arunachal Pradesh government to conduct the rural polls in...

Assam Govt imposes night curfew along Nagaland border

Kohima(Nagaland ), July 22 : The Deputy Commissioner of Mokokchung Sachin Jaiswal has informed that the Additional District Magistrate of Sivasagar in Assam has...

Manipur entrepreneur goes green with eco-friendly products

Imphal (Manipur) , July 22 :Ngangom Monalisa Chanu, a 29-year-old young woman entrepreneur from Manipur, has brought in a new era of eco-friendly products...

Assam : Five die due to heat wave

Guwahati (Assam) , July 22 :Five persons have lost their lives in Assam with temperatures soaring seven degrees above normal in the state...

Assam: Man beaten to death for objecting to firecrackers

Nalbari (Assam) , July 12 :A man was allegedly beaten to death in Assam at a wedding party after he objected to the bursting...

Nagaland : PAC urges Naga groups to refrain from tax collection

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland), July 12: Public Action Committee (PAC) comprising of several prominent organisations have resolved to appeal all Naga political groups (NPGs) to...

Meghalaya :Khasi Students Union opposes Naga Lodge at Shillong

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland) July 11: The scheduled laying of foundation stone for Nagaland Medical Lodge at Mawdiangdiang, Shillong near the North East Indira Gandhi...

Naga body appeals to PM Modi to Remove ‘terrorist’ tag of...

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland ) July 11: Eastern Nagaland People’ Organisation (ENPO) has appealed to the prime minister of India, Narendra Modi, to remove the...

Assam: Ban on import of fish from other states due to formalin content

Guwahati (Assam), July 11 : The Assam government on Tuesday banned import and sale of fish from other states for a period of 10...

Assam :Semi-Clad Body Of Student Found In Train’s Toilet, Rape Suspected

Guwahati (Assam ), July 10: A student of Assam Agriculture University was found murdered aboard a train at Simaluguri railway station in Assam's Sivasagar...

Meghalaya : Petrol Bomb hurled at MPSC office in Shillong

Shillong (Meghalaya), July 10 : A petrol bomb was hurled at the office of the Meghalaya Public Commission early Tuesday Morning ...

Manipur : 1 Assam Rifles jawan killed, 2 injured in ...

Imphal (Manipur) , July 10 : Manipur based rebel outfit , Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) ambushed ...

Meghalaya: CM Conrad seeks more funds for NEC

Shillong (Meghalaya ), July 10 :Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma apprised Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh at the 67th Plenary Session of the...

Meghalaya: Attempted Rape Victim succumbs to her Injuries

Shillong(Meghalaya), July 09: A 14 -year old girl on whom an attempt of rape was made died of her...

Guwahati Man, Accused Of Helping Assam Lawmaker Rape His Wife, Arrested

Hailakandi (Assam ), July 9: A man has been arrested after his wife complained to the police that he had helped an Assam lawmaker...

Arunachal Pradesh : New plant Species discovered in Talle Valley

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh ) July 9 : Scientists from Meghalaya based , North-Eastern Hill University(NEHU) , have discovered a new plant family...

Seven North Eastern States are safest for women to live in: NCRB Data

New Delhi , July 9 : The latest NCRB data is out . And believe it or not, as per...

Assam : Bengali Hindu Association created in Silchar

Silchar ( Assam) , July 9 : While things in Assam before the scheduled date of the publication of the second draft as...

Assam : Cop found ‘awating death’ after missing for 15 years...

Guwahati (Assam ) , July 8 : An Assam police cop who was missing from duty for the last 15 ...

Meghalaya : New Water Supply Scheme for Tura

Tura (Meghalaya), July 8 :Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma announced the laying of new feeder main under Tura Phase I and II Water...

Senior Congress leader and Former Governor of Meghalaya, MM Jacob passes away at 90...

Kottayam (Kerala), July 8 : Senior Congress leader and former Meghalaya Governor MM Jacob passed away on Sunday at a private hospital in Pala...

Assam : Woman accuses AIUDF Legislator of rape

Hailakandi (Assam ) , July 8 : A married woman has charged an All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) legislator of raping her,...

Centre inks pact with Mizoram, Tripura for Bru refugee repatriation

New Delhi , July 7 :In a fresh turn of developments, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh finalised a new deal to repatriate the Bru...

Meghalaya : Six suspected Cattle Smugglers kill village headman and two others

Shillong (Meghalaya) , July 7 : Three persons, including a village headman, were killed and three others seriously injured after a group of suspected...

Assam : Flood situation deteriorates, over 51,000 people affected in seven districts

Guwahati (Assam) , July 7 : The flood situation in Assam continued to deteriorate with water spreading to new areas and affecting over...

Meghalaya CM rubbishes reports of PDF pulling out of alliance

Shillong (Meghalaya) , July 6 : Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma today said the four-month-old Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government is "stable" and rubbished...

Meghalaya CM launches draft policy on Jackfruit Mission

Shillong (Meghalaya) , July 6 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today launched the draft policy on Jackfruit Mission at Jackfruit Festival 2018 held...

Assam : 3 ‘sadhus’ rescued from getting lynched by a mob in ...

Haflong (Assam) , July 6 : Army and police personnel have rescued three 'sadhus' from getting lynched by a mob, which suspected them to...

Political storm brews in Meghalaya, Four PDF MLAs likely to withdraw support

Shillong (Meghalaya), July 6 : Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong made it clear that there would not be any...

5 women from Manipur arrested from Gurgaon spa for sex trade

Gurgaon(UP), July 6 : five women from Manipur , were arrested along with 5 women from Thailand , one from...

Meghalaya : CM Conrad’s assurance to coal miners

Shillong (Meghalaya), July 5 :The State Co-ordination Committee of Coal Owners, Miners and Dealers Forum today called on Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma...

Assam: Suspected illegal migrant Annobala Roy released from detention camp

By Our Bureau Chief Kokrajhar (Assam ), July 5: Annobala Roy,a resident of Pub- Angkhorbari under Sidli PS of lower Assam's Chirang district...

Nagaland cabinet directs home department to issue clarification on Indigenous Inhabitant Certificate in...

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland) July 5: On the issue of Indigenous Inhabitant Certificate in the State of Nagaland, state cabinet has directed state home department...

Meghalaya :108 team prevents Suicide attempt

Shillong (Meghalaya) , July 5 : On the Tuesday last a call landed in 108 Emergency Response Center from...

Meghalaya sends samples of fish brought from outside state for Specialized Tests

Shillong (Meghalaya) , July 5 : Beware the the fish eaters in Meghalaya . The Fish you are consuming may be contaminated...

Exclusive:Demand for ST status reiterated

By Our Bureau Chief Kokrajhar(Assam) July 5: 'Although government knows the demand and issues of the Adivasis in the state of Assam, yet they...

New Nagaland DGP undertakes familiarization tour

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland) July 3: Newly appointed Director General of Police Nagaland, TJ Longkumer, on a familiarization trip visited Chumukedima based Nagaland Police Complex...

Arunchal Pradesh :NHRC asks govt to pay ‘monetary relief’ to 88 girls forced...

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh ) , July 3 :The NHRC has asked the Arunachal Pradesh government to pay Rs 5,000 as "monetary relief" to each...

NIA recovers Rs 40 lakh, demonetised notes in Manipur terror-financing case

New Delhi , July 3 :Over Rs 40 lakh in cash, demonetised currency notes and gold have been recovered by the NIA, following searches...

Assam :Dogs sniff out rhino poachers in Kaziranga

Kaziranga ( Assam ) , July 3 : Since 2011, two dog squads have been deployed to help protect rhinos from poaching in Assam. Together,...

Former Union Minister and sitting MLA, Agatha quits to pave way for her ...

Shillong (Meghalaya ) , July 2 :Former Union Minister and National People's Party MLA Agatha K Sangma, who represented South Tura constituency, resigned...

CM said what GoI conveyed him, don’t question Rio’s commitment to Naga integration, NDPP...

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland) July 2: The ruling Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) dismissing NPF’s attack on chief minister Neiphiu Rio over the latter’s purported...

Assam: SC extends deadline for National Register of Citizens final draft till July 30

New Delhi , Junly 2 :The Supreme Court today extended its June 30 deadline for publication of the final draft of Assam’s National...

Meghalaya: Govt Firm On Relocation Of Punjabi Lane , says State Planning Board Chief

Shillong (Meghalaya) July 2 : The chairman of Meghalaya State Planning Board and MLA from Nongkrem, Lambor Malngiang said the state government has...

Supreme Court to hear crucial Assam NRC issue on Monday

New Delhi , July 1 :Crucial issues relating to the publication of final draft of Assam’s National Register of Citizens (NRC) would come up...

Mob in Assam ties, tortures differently-abled woman on suspicion of being child-lifter; victim taken...

Guwahati (Assam), July 1 : A differently-abled woman was tied to a pole and tortured by a village mob, suspecting her to be a...

Manipur promotes sericulture by launching silk reeling, spinning unit

Imphal (Manipur), July 1 : With an aim to encourage the local farmers to take up mulberry farming and silkworm rearing, Manipur Sericulture department...

Rajnath Singh Assures Assam Chief Minister Of Centre’s Help For Floods

New Delhi , July 1 : Home Minister Rajnath Singh today spoke to Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and took stock of the...

Assam govt finally purchases Bhupen Hazarika’s Kolkata house

Guwahati (Assam ) , July 1 : The Assam government has finally purchased the house where late legendary singer and 'son of the...

Nagaland Tribes Council deliberates, observes, opines & opposes

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland), June 30: Nagaland Tribes Council, in a consultative meeting with the state’s tribal hohos and civil organizations recently at the Red...

Meghalaya : Editor Apologises to Assembly House panel

Shillong ( Meghalaya ), June 30 : The editor of an English daily on Friday apologised in person before the Meghalaya Assembly Privileges Committee...

Mizoram :Kailawn 2018 ushers new spirit of entrepreneurship

Aizawl (Mizoram) , June 30 : In what could be consdered as a bold step towards entrepreneurship in the hilly...

Mentally Challenged Man shoots a 65-year-old woman dead in Meghalaya

Tura (Meghalaya ) , June 29 : In a sheer case of accidential shooting a 65-year-old woman was shot dead by...

Nagaland : Meeting of Brahmaputra Board held at Dimapur

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland), June 29: The Brahmaputra Board members from different parts of north east had detailed discussions on the agendas and action taken...

Manipur :Two ‘People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak’ insurgents held

Imphal (Manipur), June 29: A team of police commandos has nabbed two foreign-based Manipuri insurgents in Moreh, located along India-Myanmar border, officials said on...

Tripura: IIIT to start functioning this year

Agartala (Tripura), June 29 : The Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) will start functioning from the current academic year, Tripura Education Minister Ratan...

Manipur :NAB seize brown sugar worth Rs 80 lakh

Imphal(Manipur) June 29: Narcotic and Affairs of Border (NAB) Manipur arrested two individuals along with 7 kilograms and 520.5 grams of brown sugar...

Fake Facebook account of Assam DGP detected

Guwahati (Assam), June 29 : A fake Facebook account of Assam Director General of Police Kuladhar Saikia has been detected. A fake Facebook account in...

Final Draft Of Assam’s Citizen Registry Will Not Be Released On June 30

Guwahati (Assam), June 28 : The final draft of Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC) will not be released on June 30, as scheduled,...

Tripura :Two killed, six hurt in mob attacks

Agartala (Tripura ) , June 28 :Two persons, including a vendor from Uttar Pradesh, were lynched on Thursday and six others seriously injured in...

Nagaland :Purana Bazaar-Walford Dhansiri bridge expected to be completed by next year

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland) June 28: The ongoing construction of bridge between Purana Bazaar and Walford in Dimapur is expected to complete by December 2019. The...

IIT Guwahati’s Technothlon prelims held at UAE; winners to get guided tour to NASA

Guwahati (Assam) June 28: Technothlon - The Ultimate Test of Logic is a national level examination conducted by the student fraternity of IIT Guwahati...

Alternative Healthcare : Herbal Garden & Ayush Model Village in Meghalaya

Shillong(Meghalaya), June 28 : Meghalaya Urban Affairs Minister, H Dohling today inaugurated the Herbal Garden and Ayush Model Village under Ayush Gram...

Meghalaya : Tourism Minister reviews ongoing schemes and project in South Garo...

Baghmara (Meghalaya) , July 27 : Tourism Minister Metbah Lyngdoh today reviewed the ongoing schemes and projects of the government at Baghmara in South...

Tripura : Dead Body of a Boy Found With Kidneys Missing

Agartala (Tripura) , June 27 : Tension prevails in the erstwhile princely state of Tripura after the recovery of body...

Dimapur says no to multiple taxations, Organizations demand action against illegal taxations

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland),June 27: Dimapur based civil societies under the banner of Naga Council Dimapur has reaffirmed its stand on the public action committee...

Assam : Poisonous Spray Attack, victim hospitalized in Kokrajhar

Kokrajhar( Assam) .June 27: Beware, poisonous spray attackers have arrived in BTAD areas in lower Assam. A person was ...

Assam : Security forces, NDFB(S) encounter in Chirang along India-Bhutan border

Kokrajhar(Assam) June 27: A fierce gun battle between security forces and NDFB -S has been reported at Kashibari near Bengtal in...

Meghalaya emerging as ‘heroin distribution centre’: Police

Shillong (Meghalaya), June 26 : Meghalaya is slowly emerging as the "heroin distribution centre" of India, a police official said on Tuesday. "With Shillong as...

Meghalaya: Tourism Minister inspects tourist locations at Baghmara

Baghmara (Meghalaya), June 26 : Tourism Minister Metbah Lyngdoh, who is on a two day visit to South Garo Hills as part of the...

Mizoram CM set afire over 4 kg heroin

Aizawl (Mizoram), June 26 : Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla torched 4.38 kg of heroin worth Rs 84.37 lakh at the Assam Rifles ground...

10 women to be chosen from Nagaland, Meghalaya & Manipur to pilot NCW-Airbnb project

New Delhi, June 26 : Ten women would be chosen from three northeastern states of Nagaland, Meghalaya and Manipur to pilot a project with...

Army Major exchanged 3,300 calls in 6 months with fellow’s wife he killed

New Delhi , June 26 : Army Major Nikhil Handa exchanged 3,300 calls and 1,500 text messages with wife of a fellow officer he...

Tripura Unsung Heroes – Swapan Debbarma & His Daughter Can’t Encash Rs 3 Lakh...

Tripura, June 25: The unsung heroes of Tripura-Swapan Debbarma and his young daughter Somati has shot to fame after averting a major train mishap...

Assam : Two girls drowned ,one body fished out

Kokrajhar(Assam) June 25: In a shocking incident,two young girls were drowned in Longa River in Kokrajhar district on Saturday evening ....

Meghalaya: School-dropouts turn to wildlife conservation

Shillong (Meghalaya) , June 25 :Two school-dropouts have started a crusade to save the highly endangered Western Hoolock Gibbons, their habitats, and birds in...

Arunachal Pradesh : 5 people die after landslide in Itanagar, more feared stuck under...

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), Jun 25 : Arunachal Pradesh’s capital city Itanagar witnessed a massive landslide on Saturday night. The landslide came after a spell...

Assam : Couple Beaten Up, Woman’s Head Shaved In Nagaon

Guwahati (Assam), June 25 : Shocking news coming from North Eatern State of Assam. In yet another case of moral policing,...

Meghalaya : 2 killed after being struck by lightning in Garo Hills

Tura (Meghalaya), June 24 : Two persons were killed and three others injured in after being struck by lightning in Charbatapara...

Tripura :BJP leader shot dead by unknown gunmen

Agartala (Tripura) , June 24 : A senior leader of the BJP was shot dead while he was returning back home...

Arunachal Pradesh : NSCN(IM) cadre arrested

Itanagar ( Arunachal Pradesh), June 24 :One over-ground worker of NSCN (IM) was arrested by the Security Forces during an operation at...

Assam lynching: Media houses, students launch programme to create awareness on responsible use of...

Guwahati(Assam), June 24 : After the incident of lynching of two youths in Karbi Anglong social organisations, media houses and student...

Nagaland : T. John Longkumer all set to take over as next...

Kohima (Nagaland ), June 24 : Addl. DGP Chhattisgarh, T. John Longkumer, IPS has been granted a depiutation by the Centre for...

More Security Forces for Assam ahead of NRC list slated on June 30

Guwahati (Assam), June 24 : Senior Assam government officials reviewed the law and order situation of four districts ahead of the publication of...

Congress loses ‘single largest party’ status in Meghalaya as one MLA resigns

Shillong (Meghalaya ) ,June 23 : In what could be termed as a big disappointment for the opposition Congress in Meghalaya...

Meghalaya : NCC Directorate creates history on International Yoga Day

Shillong (Meghalaya), June 22 : NCC Directorate (NE Region) at Shillong achieved a milestone on Thursday by displaying largest demonstration of NCC...

Nagaland : Rio government contemplates action against ousted DGP Rupin Sharma

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur(Nagaland), June 22: In a follow up step after the removal of Rupin Sharma as the Director General of Police (DGP), Nagaland...

Poor Father-Daughter Duo Avert Major Train Accident, Save 2000 Lives in Tripura!

Agartala (Tripura), June 22 : Open any news website, and you will inevitably read a story about a rail accident in some corner of...

Manipur : BJP Leader Held With Drugs Worth Rs 27 Crore

Imphal(Manipur) , June 22 : What a shame. A senior BJP leader Lutkhosei Zou was nabbed by the Narcotics and Affairs...

Assam: Six ULFA rebels with arms and ammunition surrender

Guwahati (Assam) , June 22: Six ULFA rebels surrendered before the police along with sophisticated arms and ammunition in Assam, according to...

Assam : Couple whipped & thrashed and forced to marry by a Kangaroo...

Guwahati(Assam ) , June 22 : A kangaroo court in western Assam’s Goalpara district thrashed and whipped a couple and passed a verdict and...

13 Assam Officers, Arrested In Cash-For-Job Scam, Dismissed From Service

Guwahati (Assam), June 22: The state government here has dismissed 13 arrested state civil services officers for their alleged involvement in...

Crime & Punishment : Man Tortures Ex-Wife’s Newborn Before Drowning Him

Shillong (Meghalaya) June 21 : In a bizzare incident a man killed his ex-wife's son from another man...

Locals Vs Punjabis : Police confirms CM claim that violent protests was sponsored

Shillong (Meghalaya) , June 21 :The state police confirmed Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma's recent claim that violent protests in Shillong...

Environment Consciousness and Sustainability: To Know Globally and Act Locally

Shillong(Meghalaya) ,June 20 : Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K. Sangma attended the inaugural function of the two day seminar on Environment Consciousness...

Good News : Shillong finally gets selected as the 100th Smart City

Shillong(Meghalaya ), June 20 : Good news for Shillongites . The residents of the city has all the reasons to rejoice but...

Sikkim govt announces A.R. Rahman as its Brand Ambassador

Gangtok (Sikkim), June 20 : Renowned music composer A.R. Rahman has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of the Sikkim government, an official notification...

6 more die in Assam flood; situation improving in other NE states

Guwahati/Agartala/Imphal , June 20 : The overall flood situation in the north-east showed some improvement today, except in the state of ...

Nagaland : Governor Acharya calls for peace

By Pradeep Pareek Dimapur (Nagaland) June 19: Nagaland governor PB Acharya while condemning the firing incident that took place in Aboi under Mon district on...

Assam : Police rescue kidnapped ‘ Pujari’ from the clutches of militants

Kokrajhar(Assam) June 19: Intensifying search operations against militants , police here arrested two persons and rescued a kidnapped priest within...

Deficit-free Tripura Budget tabled, new pension plan on anvil

Agartala(Tripura), June 19 : Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Dev Varma today presented a deficit-free Budget of Rs 16,387.21 crore for the 2018-19 fiscal. The Budget...

Landslides in Arunachal Pradesh: District magistrate orders shutdown of high-priority BCT Road till June...

Itanagar( Arunachal Pradesh), June 19 : Massive landslides at multiple locations on the strategically important Balipara-Charduar-Tawang (BCT) road have disrupted surface communication to three...

BJP quits J&K government, ends alliance with PDP

New Delhi , June 19 :The BJP on Tuesday ended its alliance with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and pulled out of the PDP-led...

Assam :Mice launch surgical strike on an SBI ATM

Tinsukia (Assam), June 19 :Behind the closed doors, a mischief of rats was breeding in the booth. The four-legged rodents tore currency notes worth...

Manipur :Police arrest three militants

Imphal (Manipur) , June 18: Police here have arrested three militants belonging to two banned militant outfits in the state . Acting on...

Was asked if my breasts are real: Kolkata teacher recalls horror at school interviews

Kolkata (West Bengal) , June 18 : When 30-year-old Suchitra Dey interviewed for teaching positions at schools, she hoped her double MA (in Geography...

Normalcy returning to Meghalaya, tourism picks up: Minister

Shillong (Meghalaya), June 18 :Meghalaya is still a favourite among tourists and the improving law and order situation in Shillong, which witnessed tension early...

23 Dead As Flood Ravages Northeast States, Assam Situation Still Grim

Guwahati/Imphal/Agartala June 18 : The devastating flood in the Northeast has claimed six more lives during the past 24 hours, taking the...

2 Assam Rifles jawans killed in Nagaland ambush, 4 injured

Kohima (Nagaland ), June 17 : Two Assam Rifles personnel were killed and four others suffered injuries in an ambush by suspected NSCN (K)...

Manipur extrajudicial killings campaign calls upon Rajnath to safeguard activists

Imphal(Manipur)June 17 : Over a thousand Indians on Sunday called upon Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh to...

CM Conrad highlights Meghalaya’s initiative at NITI Aayog Meet

New Delhi , June 17 : Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today spoke at length on different verticals to take the State...

Northeast floods: Toll mounts to 17, situation grim in Assam

Guwahati/Agartala, June 17 : The flood situation in Assam worsened on Saturday as four more people lost their lives, taking the death toll in...

Meghalaya : Internet Service shut down ,again

Shillong (Meghalaya) , June 17 :The Meghalaya Government on Saturday suspended internet services on mobile telephones in six districts in the State's eastern part...

North East Floods: NDRF Rescues Over 3,600 People From Tripura, Assam; 10 Teams Stationed...

New Delhi , June 16 : Over 3,600 people have been rescued from the flood-affected regions of Tripura and Assam, the National Disaster Response...

Flood Situation In North East Worsens: Toll Rises To 12; Train Services Remain Suspended...

Guwahati/Agartala , June 16 : The flood situation in the North East deteriorated on Saturday , with four more people in Manipur and...

This Powerhouse Director from Assam is Creating Ripples in Indian Theatre!

Guwahati (Assam ), June 16: Rabijita Gogoi took up direction at a time when there were very few women directors in India. After directing...

Meghalaya to adopt measures to mitigate Climate Change

Shillong (Meghalaya ) , June 15 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today asked the Meghalaya State Council for Climate Change and Sustainable Development...

Vice President’s Sikkim visit cancelled due to inclement

Gangtok (Sikkim) , June 15 : Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu's two-day Sikkim visit was cancelled today due to inclement weather, officials said. An ICFAI...

Assam: Man Accused Of Raping His Daughter, Kills Wife In Court Premises

Dibrugarh(Assam ) , June 15 : In a bizzare and a shocking incident, a man on Friday killed his wife in the premises...

Assam Lynching Case Will Be Tried In Fast Track Court: Sarbananda Sonowal

Jorhat (Assam), June 15 : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal announced that the Karbi Anglong lynching case would be tried in a...

Assam :JFA expresses shock at Shujaat Bukhari’s murder

Guwahati(Assam), June 15 : Journalists’ Forum Assam (JFA) expresses shock at the murder of Syed Shujaat Bukhari, a Srinagar based editor-journalist on...

Meghalaya to implement Ayushman Bharat Health scheme: Minister

Shillong (Meghalaya) , June 15 : Meghalaya government will implement the Centre's Ayushman Bharat - National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM), state Health Minister A...

2 dead as heavy rain lashes Manipur

Imphal (Manipur), June 15 : Heavy rain in the past 72 hours has created havoc in the north-eastern states, claiming at...

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Meghalaya: CM Conrad treks to explore Garo Hills tourism potential

Tura(Meghalaya ), May 31 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma on Tuesday undertook a trek from Chandigre village in West Garo Hills to Daribokgre...

Assam : A Sepoy Mutiny Memorial in Barak Valley

By : Saptharshi Bhattacharjee Karminganj (Assam) , May 17 : The Sepoy Mutiny of 1857 (also variously called the Revolt of 1857, and the Sepoy...

Assam: Single largest party be given top priority to form govt: Biswajit Daimary

Kokrajhar,May 16: Rajya Sabha MP Biswajit Daimary expreses his hopeful that single largest party should be given top priority opportunity for invite to form...

No reason to remain Assam CM if can’t protect state’s interests: Sonowal

Guwahati (Assam) , May 14 :Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has said he had no reason to continue on his post if he...

Assam :Australian tourist falls to death in Guwahati hotel

Guwahati (Assam) , May 14 : An Australian tourist fell to his death from a hotel in Assam capital Guwahati, police said on Sunday. William...

Husband pays heavy price for not paying attention! Second wife cuts his genitals for...

Dhubri (Assam) , May 13 :In a shocking incident being reported from Assam, a woman cut his husband’s genitals after being constantly ignored by...

Assam govt offers to sell dated securities of Rs 500 crore

Guwahati (Assam) , May 14; The Assam government has offered to sell dated securities of Rs 500 crore for a 10-year tenure by auction. The...

Husband pays heavy price for not paying attention! Second wife cuts his genitals for...

Dhubri (Assam) , May 13 :In a shocking incident being reported from Assam, a woman cut his husband’s genitals after being constantly ignored by...

Tripura jawan shoots wife, children and kills self

Agartala (Tripura) ,May 8 : A 40 yrs old Tripura State Rifles (TSR) jawan committed suicide in Agartala this morning after killing his wife...

Sikkim : 2 girls sexually molested in East Sikkim, one...

Pakyong (Sikkim), May 8 : In two seperate incidents in the Himalayan state Many times before two minor sexual molestation...

Rain in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal, Mizoram, Manipur, Tripura to continue

Shillong (Meghalaya) , May 8 : Northeast India is one of the rainiest pockets in the country during the pre-Monsoon season. This year as...
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Breaking News : Commander of NDFB (S) gunned down in Assam’s Kokrajhar district

Kokrajhar (Assam) : In a major blow to the National Democratic Front of Bodoland  (NDFB -S)  a top ranking   leader of the outfit was...
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Tripura : Fate of 10,323 teachers , Will they get extension ?

By :Pradip Chakraborty   Agartala (Tripura) :  What would  be the fate of 10,323 teachers  whose  services are supposed to end on December 31 next.   The  teachers...
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Meghalaya : CM, Mukul Sangma to contest from two constituencies

Shillong (Meghalaya ): Finally all  speculations about  Chief Minister Mukul Sangma contesting from two seats is over . It has now come from the...
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Assam: Villager shot dead in Kokrajhar

Kokrajhar(Assam): Sensation prevails along the Kachugaon area after  one person, identified as Gahai Murmu (40) of  Narenguri village under Gurufela police outpost of Kachugaon...
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PPFA slams Ulfa (I) for murder of common people

Guwahati(Assam) : Patriotic People’s Front Assam (PPFA) has condemned the United Liberation Front Asom (Independent) for killing common people and then terming them as...
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Arunachal Pradesh : Hardcore NSCN (K) cadre killed

Kohima (Nagaland ): In a major operation launched by the Khonsa battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of DAO Division, a hardcore NSCN...
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Meghalaya Chief Minister launches the Meghalaya State League 2017-18

Shillong (Meghalaya): Chief Minister, Dr Mukul M Sangma launched the Meghalaya State League 2017-18 (MSL) at a function held at Anton Hall here .    Chief...
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Assam: Father – son duo commits suicide due to acute poverty

  Kokrajhar (Assam) : In a heart shocking incident, one person identified as Chandan Mardi (30) along with his 2-year old son committed suicide by...
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Assam: ULFA(I) owns responsibility for killing two in Tinsukia

Guwahati (Assam ) : The Paresh  Baruah led  United Liberation Front (ULFA)  owned the resonsibility of shooting a  tea planter and his son  in...
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Assam: Adivasi woman murdered, three arrested

By : Our Bureau Chief   Kokrajhar ( Assam) :Three persons, including  the prime accused   involved in the  murder of a 34 -year old adivasi  woman ...
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Two more NDFB-S cadres apprehended in Lower Assam

 By : Our Bureau Chief   Kokrajhar (Assam): Two more cadres of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland-Saoraigwra faction (NDFB-S) along with weapons were arrested on...
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Even day for Manipur and Meghalaya on Day 1 of U-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy...

Shillong(Meghalaya) : It was a tough day with the bat for both Manipur and Meghalaya on the first day of their U-16 Vijay Merchant...
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Revealed : Tripura Journalist Sudip was severely tortured before being shot dead

By Pradip Chakraborty   Agartala (Tripura): Slain journalist Sudip Datta Bhowmick was  severely tortured before being shot dead   by the accused TSR constables including Commanding Officer ...
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Assam : JFA urges restrain on minister’s outburst against media

Guwahati (Assam) : Journalists’ Forum Assam (JFA), while expressing concern over few recent comments of Assam’s powerful minister Himanta  Biswa Sarma against a section...
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Assam : Freedom fighter remembered

Guwahati (Assam ): Great freedom fighter and former Lt of Indian National Army (INA), Umesh Chandra Dev Choudhury was remembered on Monday by the...
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Tripura : Minority leader deserts TMC , joins Congress along with 1000 workers

Agartala (Tripura): In  what could be termed as a  big political development a senior  Tinamool Congress ( TMC) leader formally joined Congress party along...
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Meghalaya :Traditional Nongkrem dance festival enthrals visitors

Shillong (Meghalaya) : Hundreds of locals  thronged  Smit on Monday , the cultural centre for Khasi Hills in Meghalaya, to witnesses one of the...
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BREAKING NEWS :Moderate quake jolts North east, no damage reported

Guwahati /Shillong : An earthquake of moderate intensity shook the north eastern states   on Monday at 9.05 am  but there were no casualties or...
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Nagaland : Hornbill festival — the festival of festivals ends

By : Pradeep Pareek   Dimapur (Nagaland ): The 18th edition of the 10 daylong  Hornbill festival culminated on Sunday evening at Naga Heritage Village, Kisama...
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Assam :Six elephants mowed down by train in Sonitpur

Tezpur (Assam) :Six jumbos including an unborn were mowed down by a running train in Assam's Sonitpur district on Sunday wee hours. This is...
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Modi to visit Meghalaya on December 16

Shillong (Meghalaya) :Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Meghalaya, where elections are due early next year, on December 16 to launch the BJP campaign...
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Meghalaya : Retired Assam Rifles personnel towards a second career

Shillong (Meghalaya ): At  an impressive ceremony held at headquater of Director General of Assam Rifles here  on Saturday , a MoU was signed...
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Assam : Arunodoi Academy rule in RFYS finale

Guwahati (Assam): Arunodoi Academy upstaged Betkuchi High School 3-2 in a thriller to clinch the junior boys’ title in the Guwahati-leg of the Reliance...
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Its official now : 6 sacked TMC MLAs enter the Tripura Assembly...

By Pradip Chakraborty   Agartala (Tripura):  All speculations of the fate   6 Tripura MLA who were sacked from the TMC  and had joined the BJP  ended...
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Tripura : AICC keen on pre -poll alliance

By: Pradip Chakraborty   Agartala (Tripura) : Keeping an  eye on the forthcoming assembly elections in the state  that is likely to be held on the...
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Arrest Spree Continues in Assam : 2 more NDFB & ULFA...

By : Our Bureau Chief   Kokrajhar(Assam): Intensifying counter insurgency operations against militants  in lower Assam districts, security forces on Saturday apprehended two-militants  belonging  to The...
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Assam : Hagrama confident of winning 2019 Lok Sabha elections

By : Our Bureau Chief   Kokrajhar (Assam): Bodoland Peoples Front (BPF) supremo Hagrama Mohilary has expressed his confidence  that his party will be winning the...
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Tripura : Manik Sarkar worried over rising popularity of BJP

By Pradip Chakraborty   Agartala(Tripura): The ruling  CPM leadership has warned its cadres as well as workers that the forthcoming Assembly elections would be the litmus ...

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