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Scholarships Alerts : South Asia Views

Category: Merit Based Scholarship: The University of Lincoln India Scholarship 2019 Description: Graduate students, who wish to pursue post-graduation from the University of Lincoln, England, are...

Mid – air collision averted: Two IndiGo planes avoid mid-air mishap ...

Guwahati (Assam) , Nov 2 : Two IndiGo planes came too close for comfort before averting a mid-air collision at the border airspace of...

“Time To Review Imposition Of AFSPA,” Says Manipur CM N Biren Singh

Imphal( Manipur) , Oct 2 : Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said it is time the imposition of the Armed Forces (Special Powers)...

Assam : ULFA (I) denies its involvement in Tinsukia Firing

Guwahati (Assam), Nov 2 :The United Liberation Front of Asom – Independent (ULFA-I) has denied its involvement in the incident. In a press statement ULFA...

Assam NRC :SC allows use of 5 more documents for claim , extends deadline...

New Delhi , Nov 1 : The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed the use of five more documents by claimants for the draft Assam...

Meghalaya: Jaintia Body urges Govt To pardon militant Leader Chesterfield Thangkiew

Shillong (Meghalaya), Nov 1 : The East Jaintia National Council (EJNC) has urged the state government to pardon the crimes of former general secretary...

Assam : Suspected ULFA (I) Militants Line Up and Shoot Five Persons in...

Guwahati (Assam) , Nov 1 : At least five persons were killed and many were injured when suspected ULFA (I) militants opened fire at...

Assam : Convicted for murder of not weeping at her husbands...

Guwahati (Assam) , Nov 1 : A woman in Assam who was convicted for murder of her husband and spent at least five years...

Manipur : Call for Protection of Territorial Integrity in the State

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur), Oct 31 : Manipur today witnessed one of the largest mass rally for protection of the territorial integrity of the...

Assam: Two hardcore NDFB-S Rebels nabbed

Kokrajhar (Assam),Oct 31: Two Myanmar trained hardcore cadres of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland-Saoraigwra faction (NDFB-S) were arrested by security forces during a...

Meghalaya likely to be declared a geoheritage site: GSI

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Oct 31 : The Geological Survey of India (GSI)  said Meghalaya is a treasure trove with records of many geological events...

BJP driving away Bengalis in Assam, Biharis from Gujarat: CM Mamata Banerjee

Cooch Behar (West Bengal), Oct 30 : Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday accused the BJP of trying to "distort" the country's history to create...

Meghalaya : IED blast in East Garo Hills ; no-one hurt

Shillong (Meghalaya ) , Oct 30 : A low-intensity blast using improvised explosive device (IED) took place in the East Garo Hills district headquarters...

Mizoram Polls : Reang refugees in Tripura demand polling stations in camps

Aizawl /Agartala, Oct 30 : The Reang tribals, sheltered in Tripura for over 20 years, have demanded the setting up of polling stations in...

Assam :FIR Filed Against Hindi Govt School Teacher for Derogatory Post...

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 30 : A government school teacher from Assam’s Goalpara district landed in trouble for posting derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra...

Meghalaya : Dy CM, HNLC hit out at Congress leader Dr. Mukul Sangma

Shillong( Meghalaya), Oct 30 : Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong and the outlawed Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) on Monday hit out at former...

Nagaland :SC unimpressed with submissions of CS on appointment of Lokayukta

New Delhi , Oct 29 : The Supreme Court Monday was not impressed with the Nagaland government's submissions in support of amendments to a...

Meghalaya : CM Conrad Sangma interacts with public via Video Conferencing

Tura (Meghalaya), Oct 29 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today interacted with the public through video conferencing from Chief Minister’s Secretariat Tura and...

Mix Up : Rahul Gandhi mixes up Manipur and Mizoram; BJP says his ‘ignorance’...

New Delhi , Oct 29 : In the constant criticism between BJP and Congress, even the smallest even a small mistake makes an issue...

NPP to play major role in Mizoram Assembly poll: Conrad Sangma

Shillong (Meghalaya), Oct 29 : The National People's Party (NPP) will play a major role in the November 28 state Assembly poll in Mizoram,...

Assam NRC : Man commits suicide over Foreigners Tribunal notice

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 28 : A man committed suicide on Sunday in Assam's Udalguri district allegedly after a local Foreigners' Tribunal recently served...

Meghalaya : Opposition Leader, Dr. Sangma demands Probe into surrender of HNLC...

  Shillong(Meghalaya), Oct 28 : Leader of the opposition in the state Dr. Mukul Sangma on Sunday asked the ruling National People's Party government and...

Assam: Hardcore NDFB-S cadre arrested along Indo – Bhutan Border

Kokrajhar(Assam), Oct 28: Security forces apprehended a hardcore cadre of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland-Saoraigwra faction (NDFB-S) near Dadgiri area along the Indo-Bhutan...

Assam :Teen’s half-burnt body recovered from paddy field

Kokrajhar (Assam), Oct 28 : A half-burnt body of a teenager has been recovered from a paddy field in Assam’s Kokrajhar district. The girl went...

Purple Tea : Rare Tea from Arunachal Pradesh Sells for a Whopping...

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Oct 28: In the heart of Arunachal Pradesh’s East Siang District are wild vegetations of a rare kind of tea....

Citizenship Bill : Dozens of organisations in Assam to launch stir from...

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 27 : Dozens of organisations, protesting the Assam Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016, which seeks citizenship for persecuted minorities in Afghanistan,...

Meghalaya : 400 kgs of hemp destroyed along Indo – Bangla Border

Tura (Meghalaya), Oct 27 : Around 400 kgs of hemp being cultivated near the Indo-Bangladesh border in South West Garo Hills district, was destroyed...

Mizoram : No Alliance With BJP , MNF Clarifies

Aizawl (Mizoram), Oct 27: The Mizo National Front (MNF), a constituent of the BJP-led North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA), reiterated it would not form...

Exchange of fire between cadres of two militant outfits in Manipur

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manpur), Oct 26 : Cadres of two militant outfits were engaged in a gun battle in Manipur’s Tengnoupal district early Friday...

Tripura : Newborn Baby Girl Abandoned, Covered In Ant Bites

Agartala (Tripura ), Oct 26 : A two-day-old baby girl, covered with ant bites, was recovered from a bush in Sipahijala, about 30 kilometers...

Mizoram : BJP To Woo Chakma, Bru Voters

Agartala (Tripura), Oct 26 : The BJP has asked its Tripura unit with the responsibility of wooing Chakma and Bru voters in five Assembly...

Nagaland : Senior IPS officer suspended after taking Seized Drugs to Home

Kohima (Nagaland), Oct 26 : The police here has booked Richard Yimto, a senior IPS officer for possession of 6.9 kg seized drugs at...

Assam : Five persons arrested for gang raping a woman

Nalbari (Assam) , Oct 25 : Five persons have been arrested here for allegedly raping a married woman. According to police , the incident took...

From a Student Leader to a Militant : AASU Leader Joins outlawed ULFA(I) ‘to...

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 25 : This is the story of a of a young man who deserted his students union and joined the outlawed...

Meghalaya’s Khasi Mandarin Oranges in World’s First Food Atlas

Shillong (Meghalaya) ,Oct 25 : The famous Khasi Mandarin variety of orange, also called ‘the pride of Meghalaya’ is amongst the 175 food items...

Meghalaya: Police recover huge cache of arms-ammunition, explosives in East Garo Hills

Shillong(Meghalaya), Oct 25 : Meghalaya police recovered a huge cache of arms, ammunition and explosives in the north eastern state on Wednesday, reported IBNS. According...

Mizoram : Ruling Congress Announces List of 40 Candidates for Assembly Polls

New Delhi, Oct 24 : The Congress on Wednesday announced the names of all its candidates for the November 28 Assembly polls in Mizoram,...

Sikkim : Five tourists from West Bengal killed in road accident

Gangtok (Sikkm) , Oct 23 : Five tourists from West Bengal died and three others sustained critical injuries after a vehicle carrying them plunged...

India’s longest, 19.3 km long, Assam-Meghalaya river bridge being planned! 6 longest river bridges...

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 23: Times of India reported that India’s longest river bridge will be built across the Brahmaputra, connecting Dhubri in Assam...

Meghalaya :PM Modi to interact with IT professsionals on Wednesday

Shillong (Meghalaya), Oct 23 : An interactive session by the Prime Minister Modi with IT professionals will be held at3:40 PM tommorow . The focus...

Assam : Protesters Try To Obstruct Trains Over Citizenship Bill

Guwahati (Assam ) , Oct 23 : : Protesters tried to put up blockades on railway tracks this morning in order to disrupt train...

Manipur : Suspected Rebels plant bomb in a tractor

By M.Devanand Sharma Moreh(Indo Myanmar border), Oct 22 : A live bomb   resembling a rocket Launcher was found at Moreh bazar near DI parking at...

Assam : Activist , Musician Kishor Giri Remembered

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 22: A commemorative function was held at Guwahati Press Club today to pay tributes to musician, social activist and retired Guwahati...

Bandh Cannot Be Allowed In Assam, Says Minister; Cites Court Order

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 22 : Citing a Gauhati High Court ruling, Assam Finance and Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said the 12-hour bandh called...

Assam : Upset over exclusion of name from NRC, retired teacher kills self

Mangaldoi (Assam) Oct 22 : A retired school teacher has allegedly committed suicide at Mangaldoi apparently as his name did not appear in the...

Arunachal Pradesh : Villagers turn millionaires overnight after Land Compensation

Bomdila (Arunachal Pradesh), Oct 21 : Fifty six years after India's war with China, villagers of Arunachal Pradesh have received nearly Rs. 38 crore...

Those guilty of attacking jawans to face action: CM Biren Singh

Imphal (Manipur), Oct 21 : A day after a CPRF personnel was killed in a grenade blast at Nagampal area of Imphal West district,...

Assam : 40 organizations call bandh on Oct 23 against Citizenship Bill

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 21 : At least 40 organizations belonging to different indigenous communities have called for a dawn-to-dusk bandh on October 23 opposing...

Assam: Top Cop suspended for security lapse during CJI’s visit

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 21 : The Assam government Saturday suspended Guwahati West Deputy Commissioner of Police for not ensuring adequate security for Chief Justice...

Manipur: CRPF jawan killed in grenade attack by suspected militants

Imphal (Manipur), Oct 20 :One CRPF jawan was killed, while another was injured after a grenade was hurled at their vehicle by suspected terrorists...

Assam: Districts bordering Arunachal Pradesh on flood alert

Guwahati (Assam) ,Oct 20 : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal Saturday directed authorities in districts bordering Arunachal Pradesh to "remain alert" for possible flash...

Assam : At least seven dead after bus plunges into a pond...

Hajo (Assam) , Oct 20 :At least seven persons were killed and 21 injured on Saturday when a speeding bus turned turtle and fell...

Mizoram :Gold Bars Worth Rs 2.3 Crore Seized

Aizawl(Mizoram), Oct 20 : A joint operation conducted by Aizwal Battalion of 23 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of Inspector General Assam Rifles...

Mizoram : Indian & Japanese Armies To Begin Combat Exercises on Nov 1

New Delhi , Oct 20 : The armies of India and Japan will hold their first ever joint exercise from November 1 at a...

Assam: Frustrated lover throws acid on a girl near a Puja Pandal

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 19 : This is a horrific story of frustrated lover threw acid on a girl near a Durga Puja Pandal...

Manipur : Bomb Blast Near Imphal Before Manipur Chief Minister’s Visit

Imphal (Manipur) , Oct 19 : : Unidentified miscreants triggered a powerful blast at a market place in Manipur's Kangpokpi district, few hours before...

# Me Too : Woman names two Catholic Church priests in Meghalaya

Shillong (Meghalaya), Oct 19 : A woman named two priests of the dominant Catholic Church in Meghalaya on Friday on social media in a...

#MeToo : Bollywood Celebrity Manager , Anirban Das Blah asked to step down...

Mumbai , Oct 19 : KWAN Entertainment founder, Anirban Das Blah hailing from Shillong and a popular Bollywood celebrity manager, has been asked to...

Meghalaya : Top HNLC leader surrenders before Deputy CM

Shillong(Meghalaya), Oct 18 : A wanted militant of the banned militant organisation Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) on Thursday surrendered before authorities here,reported PTI. Cheristerfield...

Mizoram : NCP to contest five seats in Assembly Polls

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Oct 18 : Nationalistic Congress Party (NCP) would contest five of the 40 seats of the Mizoram Legislative Assembly in the...

Poll preparations in Mizoram satisfactory: CEC Rawat

Aizawl (Mizoram), Oct 18 : Preparations to hold free and fair elections to the Mizoram Assembly are satisfactory, Chief Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat...

Mizoram would celebrate Christmas under the BJP led state goverment : Amit...

Aizawl(Mizoram) Oct 17 : Mizoram would celebrate Christmas under the BJP-led state government, said Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Wednesday, adding the...

Meghalaya: Midnight violence mars Nartiang Durga Puja ,HC orders arrest of priest...

Shillong ( Meghalaya ) , Oct 17 : The Meghalaya High Court has ordered police to arrest the headman and the priest of the...

Mizoram : Former Congress Minister Buddha Dhan Chakma resigns

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Oct 17 : Former Mizoram minister Buddha Dhan Chakma quit the Congress on Tuesday and is all set to join the...

Tripura : Enjoy Durga Puja from a Helicopter

Agartala (Tripura) , Oct 17 : The State government has put into use a helicopter for Durga Puja revellers so that they can get...

Meghalaya : Gujarat offers free land for “Meghalaya House” near Statue...

Shillong ( Meghalaya ) , Oct 17 : The Gujarat government on Tuesday has offered land free of cost to Meghalaya for building a...

Manipur : Finally , arrested varsity teachers & students released

Imphal (Manipur ) , Oct 16 : Good news for Manipur University community . Finally ,Six teachers and eight students arrested nearly a month...

Meghalaya : International Cherry Blossom Fest this year to celebrate the unique...

New Delhi , Oct 16 : Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma and Prof. Dinabandhu Sahoo, Director of Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development (IBSD), invited...

Meghalaya: Health Minister A L Hek calls on Union Finance Minister Jaitely

New Delhi, Oct 16 : Health Minister A. L. Hek today called on Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in New Delhi to apprise him...

Sikkim : CM Chamling receives FAO Oscar for becoming world’s first organic state

Gangtok (Sikkim), Oct 16 : Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling received the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation's (FAO) Future Policy Gold Award from its...

Tripura : Alcohol, Animal Sacrifice In Govt-Sponsored Durga Puja

Agartala (Tripura), Oct 16 : Alcoholic drinks and animals including goat, pigeons and buffaloes are offered as items of sacrifice in a 300-year-old Durga...

Meghalaya : Lower Court again Defers Verdict on Ex-Bangladesh Minister Salahuddin Ahmed

Shillong (Meghalaya ) , Oct 16 : A lower court in Meghalaya on Monday deferred its verdict, for the third time, on former Bangladesh...

Holiday turned into a Nightmare : Three Youths from Assam’s Barak Valley...

Guwahati ( Assam ) , Oct 15 : It really very disturbing as how three youths of Barak Valley were racially profiled at one...

Manipur : Rebel Groups call for a total Shut down On Monday protesting...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur), Oct 14 : Various rebel groups operating in the region including the Alliance for Socialist Unity Kangleipak (ASUK), CorCom, KCP war...

Meghalaya : PWD Minister C Ymbon urges engineers to prepare a road map for...

Jowai(Meghalaya) Oct 14: PWD (Building) minister Coming One Ymbon has urged on engineers to prepare a road map to achieve more objectives on quality...

Assam : Gauhati HC issues notices to Assam govt, police over Nagaon DSP suspension

Guwahati (Assam) ,Oct 14 : The Gauhati High Court has issued notices to the Assam government and police over an alleged conspiracy to suspend...
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Assam :Presidential Assent To Bill On Retrenching Up To 300 Employees Sans Govt...

New Delhi , Oct 14 : An Assam government bill proposing to allow companies to retrench up to 300 employees without seeking prior approval...

Security Tightened In Tripura, Assam For Durga Puja

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 14 : Armed with sophisticated weapons and electronic gadgets, a record number of security personnel would be deployed in Tripura...

Assam : ULFA I claims responsibility for the ...

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 13 : Baned United Liberation Front of Asom ULFA (I) claimed responsibility for the blast near Sukleswar Temple here . Commander...

Assam: Onus on scribes to counter fake news, says Australian editor

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 13: Alternate media in India is growing, but newspapers in the country still have a future. “After all, more than half...

Meghalaya : Govt to set up State Guest Houses In Bengaluru and...

Shillong (Meghalaya ) ,Oct 13 : Meghalaya Government is keen to set up a Meghalaya House in Bangalore besides a new state House in...

Assam : 4 injured in Guwahati Pan Bazar explosion

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 13 : At least four people were injured in an explosion in the Sukleswar ghat area in Guwahati Saturday, reported...

Assam : Not Gold ! Pure Platinum found in Karbi Anglong...

Guwahati ( Assam ), Oct 13 : Not gold , but traces of platinum has been detected in Karbi -Anglong district of the state...

Manipur : MU community meets CM, demands release of arrested teachers &...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur),Oct 12 : Manipur University community comprising of representatives from MUSU, MUTA and MUSA today met the Chief Minister at the...

Assam: Huge Gathering demands seperate State for Bodos

Kokrajhar(Assam), Oct 12: A mass rally was held at Ghoramara near Tejpur in Sonitpur district on Friday to put pressure on the government to...

Mizoram : Congress announces list of candidates, 7 sitting legislators denied tickets

Aizawl(Mizoram),Oct 12: Mizoram Chief Minister and state PCC chief Lal Thanhawla would contest from two constituencies in the election to the 40-member state legislature...

Meghalaya: Rs. 300 crore Central funds for 2022 National Games

Shillong(Meghalaya ) Oct 12 : The Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment is expected to fund Rs 300 crore to the Meghalaya government...

Tripura : CPI(M)’s mouthpiece resumes publication following court order

Agartala( Tripura ) , Oct 11 :Opposition CPI(M)'s mouthpiece in Tripura, 'Daily Desher Katha', resumed its publication from Thursday after a gap of 10...

Arunachal Pradesh : IAF’s Mi-17 chopper force-lands in Tuting , all 16 people onboard...

New Delhi, Oct 11 : An Indian Air Force chopper, which was on a routine mission, had to force-land in the west of Tuting...

Meghalaya: CM Conrad Sangma now has a new secretariat in Garo Hills

Tura (Meghalaya ) , Oct 11 : In an effort to cater to the need of the people of Garo Hills, the Chief Minister’s...

Meghalaya : Former Congress Minister and MLA Clement Marak laid to Rest

Tura (Meghalaya) , Oct 11 : Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma today paid floral tributes to former Power Minister late Clement Marak and expressed...

Manipur : MU Acting V C Apologises To Governor

Imphal (Manipur) , Oct 11 : Acting vice-chancellor of the Manipur University K Yugindro Singh has apologised to Governor Najma Heptulla for stating that...

Gorkhas of Assam not to be sent to foreigners tribunals but not eligible...

New Delhi, Oct 11 : Gorkhas of Nepal holding valid identity cards and members of the community who are citizens of India and living...

Assam :Noted Bodo academician Karendra Nath Brahma passes away

Kokrajhar(Assam),Oct 11 : Noted academician and former principal of Debargaon HS School, and adviser of Bodoand People’s Front( BPF) , Karendra Nath Brahma passed...

NIA registers case after two Hizbul Mujahideen operatives arrested in Assam

New Delhi, Oct 10 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has registered a case on Wednesday and has taken over the investigation into the...

Meghalaya : Prices of diesel, petrol cut by Rs 2.50/litre

Shillong(Meghalaya), Oct 10 : The Meghalaya government has reduced the prices of diesel and petrol by Rs 2.50 per litre, Deputy Chief Minister Prestone...

Fresh tension at Manipur University as Police arrest 20 students

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Oct 10 : The Manipur University was once again virtually turned into a war field with a huge number...

Sikkim : Worlds First Organic State shortlisted for FAO’s Future Policy Award

Gangtok (Sikkim) , Oct 10 : Sikkim's achievement in becoming the world's first totally organic agriculture state has gotten it a place on the...

Mizoram : Congress yet to finalise candidates for Nov 28 assembly poll

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Oct 10 : The ruling Congress in Mizoram is yet to finalise its list of candidates for the November 28 assembly...

Assam : Australia based editor to interact Live with Guwahati scribes

Guwahati(Assam), Oct 10 : Alan Gray, publisher and chief editor of NewsBlaze Daily News, will interact with journalist-members of Guwahati Press Club on Friday...

Tripura: State Govt employees’ salaries hiked at par with Centre’s staff

Agartala ( Tripura) , Oct 9 : The BJP-led alliance government in Tripura on Tuesday hiked the salaries and allowances of its employees and...

Assam : NGOS demand strict action against gamblers & bootleggers during festive season

  Kokrajhar (Assam) , Oct 9: Dozens of social and student's unions of the Bodo community have jointly initiated to voice against gambling and anti-social...

Meghalaya : Decision on fuel price cut likely soon says CM Conrad Sangma

Shillong (Meghalaya ), Oct 9 : The Meghalaya government is yet to take a call on cutting value-added taxes (VAT) on fuel, at par...

SC notice to Centre, BSNL on use of 2G technology in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh

New Delhi , Oct 9 : The Supreme Court asked the Centre and telecom operator BSNL to respond to a plea seeking to quash...

Assam : Two Rhino poachers killed in an encounter with STF

Morigaon (Assam ) , Oct 9 : Two rhino poachers were killed in an encounter with Special Task Force of police in central Assam's...

Bru members set to cast vote in Mizoram: CEO

Aizawl (Mizoram ), Oct 8 :Members of the Bru community, currently lodged in six relief camps of Tripura, will be exercising their franchise in...

Assam : College Student Attacked with Acid for Rejecting Marriage Proposal

Lakhimpur (Assam), Oct 8 : A woman was attacked with acid by a man in upper Assam's Lakhimpur district on Monday after she rejected...

Meghalaya : Senior Congress Leader & Former Power Minister Clement Marak passes away

Tura (Meghalaya), Oct 8 : Senior Congress leader of the state and Former Minister representing Selsella constituency ,Clement Marak passed away in New Delhi...

Meghalaya : A Web portal for Farmers to get latest information on Agriculture

Shillong (Meghalaya), Oct 8 : A web portal (www.megfarmers.gov.in) for farmers to get the latest information on agriculture was launched today by the Agriculture...

SC Seeks Centre’s Response On a Petition On Tripura Citizen List

New Delhi, Oct 8 : The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the central government on a petition seeking implementation of the national...

Manipur: MU students demonstrate against acting VC’s remarks

Imphal (Manipur), Oct 8 : Students of Manipur University on Monday staged a sit-in protest in reaction to acting Vice-Chancellor Prof K Yugindro's remarks...

OMG ! Assam Deputy Speaker Falls During Elephant Ride, Laughs It Off

Ratabari (Assam), Oct 8 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator and newly-elected deputy speaker of the Assam Legislative Assembly Kripanath Mallah fell off an...

Mizoram : Tough challenge for Congress in Assembly polls

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Oct 7 :After being in power for two consecutive terms, internal squabbles and anti-incumbency factor are making the situation difficult for...

Manipur : Rebel Shot Dead , Rival groups hand suspected

Imphal (Manipur), Oct 7 : A rebel was shot dead today by armed assailants in the interior hill district of Tamenglong in Manipur, reported...

Adivashis in Assam must be given ST status, says social activist...

Kokrajhar,(Assam) ,Oct 7: ‘Due to insincerity from the state government , the Adivashi community here have been  deprived from getting  Scheduled Tribe (ST) status....

Assam: Police arrest Hijbul Mujahideen terrorist Qamar Uz Zama

Guwahati ( Assam) , Oct 7 :Police here have taken into custody, a Hizbul Mujahidin terrorist Qamar uz Zama. The terrorist hailing from Assam, and...

‘Nagaland’s Gandhi’, Natwar Thakkar dies after brief illness

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 7 :Eminent Gandhian Natwar Thakkar, popularly known as Nagaland's Gandhi, died in a private hospital here on Sunday after a brief...

Assam : Musician , Lone Activist Kishore Giri passes away

Guwahati (Assam ), Oct 7 : You must have seen Musician Kishore Giri strumming the guitar on the streets of Guwahati and protesting on...

Two students at Assam universities found dead in separate incidents

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 7 : A PhD scholar of Tezpur Central University and a postgraduate student of the Gauhati University have died in...

‘Tripura Will Go For NRC If Successful In Assam’: CM Biplab Deb

New Delhi , Oct 6: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Saturday said that he will go in for National Register of Citizens...

Meghalaya :Natural for alliance partners to have occasional differences says CM Conrad

Kolkata( West Bengal), Oct 6 : Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma Saturday said as India is a diverse country it is natural for alliance...

23- year old woman from Manipur held for drug peddling in Bengaluru

Imphal (Manipur ), Oct 6 : The Central Crime Branch (CCB) Bengaluru sleuths based on specific inputs raided a house and arrested a 23-year-old...

Mizoram, Rajasthan, Chattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh to go to polls in November: EC

New Delhi, Oct 6 :Four states in India--Mizoram, Rajasthan, Chattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh will simultaneously go for polls in November this year, the Chief...

Mizoram will reject Congress, build ‘Congress-mukt N-E: Ram Madhav

Kolkata (West Bengal) ) , Oct 5 : BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav on Friday said his party is confident that people of Mizoram...

Manipur : Over 300 Admitted to Hospital After Consuming Wedding Feast

Imphal (Manipur), Oct 5 : Over 300 people in a village in Imphal East district were hospitalised after consuming a wedding feast on Friday...

Manipur : Tribal student bodies call for economic blockade from Oct 9

Imphal (Manipur) , Oct 5 : Three tribal student bodies in the state have called for an 'economic blockade' for five days beginning October...

Assam :In absence of bridge, these kids swim daily to reach school

Darrang (Assam), Oct 5 : Swimming across the river to reach the school has become a routine affair for the children of Dalgaon district...

After Arunachal Pradesh, Delhi Police to Recruit 65 constables from Meghalaya

Shillong (Meghalaya ), Oct 5 : Soon you might be greeted by a local constable in Delhi and that too in the local dialect...

‘Forest Man of India’, Jadav Payeng described wrongly in text books, CM...

Guwahati (Assam) , Oct 4 : Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday said he would write to the Maharashtra government over "erroneous" description of...

Meghalaya : Dr. DD Lapang appointed chief adviser to the NPP-led Government

Shillong (Meghalaya ) , Oct 4 : Former Chief Minister, D D Lapang, who quit Congress, was Thursday appointed chief adviser to the NPP-led...

Assam: Indefinite Strike in BU called off after 14...

Kokrajhar(Assam) ,Oct 4: The Bodoland Students Union (BSU) has called off the indefinite strike after the state Governor who is also the Chancellor of...

Manipur : Mob attacks Police Station in Ukhrul , I cop seriously...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur) Oct 4 : Irate mob, attacked Ukhrul police station on Wednesday night injuring a policeman seriously and causing damage to properties...

Arunachal Pradesh : Centre extends AFSPA for 6 months in Three Districts

New Delhi , Oct 4 : The Centre has extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act in three districts of Arunachal Pradesh and its...

Tripura : BJP Sweeps Panchayat Bypolls, Wins 113 Gram Panchayat Seats

Agartala (Tripura), Oct 3 : The ruling BJP on Wednesday swept the bypolls for the vacant seats in different Panchayati Raj Institutions, bagging 113...

Mizoram : BJP To Fight Assembly Polls Alone

Aizawl (Mizoram), Oct 3 : Bharatiya Janata Party general secretary Ram Madhav said today that the party would fight alone in the Mizoram assembly...

Manipur :Security forces recover IED in Thoubal District

Imphal(Manipur ) Oct 3 : Security forces recovered an improvised explosive device (IED) in Manipur’s Thoubal district Wednesday, said a PTI report quoting police...

Meghalaya : CM Conrad Sangma attending First Indonesia -India Interfaith Dialogue

Yogyakarta (Indonesia), Oct 3 :Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma is attending the first Indonesia – India Interfaith Dialogue in the Indonesian island of...

New CJI: Huge moment of pride for Assam and NE, say advocates

Guwahati(Assam) ,Oct 3 : The legal fraternity in Guwahati Wednesday welcomed the swearing-in of Justice Ranjan Gogoi as the chief justice of India, the...

HOEC signs contract with govt for Assam oil block

Guwahati (Assam ) , Oct 3 : Hindustan Oil Exploration Company Ltd (HOEC) Wednesday said it has signed a revenue sharing contract with the...

Assam : Don Bosco statue desecrated in Sonitpur

Tezpur (Assam), Oct 3 : The statue of priest and educator St Don Bosco in front of the Bishop’s House here in Sonitpur district...

Arunachal Pradesh: Saket Kushwaha appointed new VC of Rajiv Gandhi University

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Oct 3 : The Union Human Resource Development Ministry has appointed Professor Saket Kushwaha of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) as...

Justice Ranjan Gogoi sworn in as Chief Justice of India

New Delhi , Oct 3 : At a ceremony held today in the Durbar Hall, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Justice Ranjan Gogoi was sworn in as...

Arunachal Pradesh : 180 butterfly species recorded in East Kameng District

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) Oct 2 : Around 180 species of butterflies were recorded in Seijosa area of Arunachal Pradesh’s East Kameng district during an...

Assam : Kamrup Rural announced as Open Defecation Free District

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 2 : On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti and Swacch Bharat Divas, Swacch Bharat Mission (Gramin) Assam organized the closing ceremony...

Arunchal Pradesh : Hollangi Airport To Have Better Facilities Than Pakyong ,says ...

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh ) , Oct 2 : The proposed greenfield airport at Hollongi in Arunachal Pradesh, when completed, would have better facilities than...

Assam : India’s tallest National Flag With Gigantic Flagpole unfurled by CM Sarbananda

Guwahati (Assam) ,Oct 2 : Dispur’s plan to keep the National Flag fluttering from Gandhi Mandap atop the Sarania Hill in Guwahati has finally...

Manipur : 4 MU Professors Suspended For ‘Misconduct’

Imphal (Manipur) , Oct 1 : The crisis-ridden Manipur University has suspended four professors as disciplinary proceedings were "contemplated/pending" against them for alleged misconduct,...

Assam : Over 843 sq.km land encroached by neighbouring NE states

Guwahati (Assam), Oct 1 : A total of 843.50 square Kms of Assam's land has been encroached upon by the neighbouring states, a state...

Meghalaya : Nita Ambani keen to partner with Meghalaya for sports infrastructure

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Oct 1 : Nita Ambani, founder-chairperson of Reliance Foundation, on Monday said Reliance Foundation Youth Sports (RFYS) is keen to partner...

Meghalaya: Nita Ambani calls for inclusive growth of sports in education

Shillong (Meghalaya), Oct 1 : Founder and Chairperson of Reliance Foundation and member of International Olympic Committee (IOC) Nita Ambani on Monday called for...

Assam’s Rita Devi will have to wait longer for sex change surgery

Mumbai, Oct 1 :Finally ,the government of Assam has given green signal for Rita Devi to undergo sex change surgery. But, a few of...

Prostitution on rise in narrow alleys of Manipur

Imphal (Manipur ), Oct 1 : The dingy motels that dot the narrow alleys of Paona Bazaar in Imphal, amid the liquor dens and...

Mainpur :Lyricist and Revolutionary, Hijam Irabot Singh remembered

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal(Manipur) , Sept 30 : Irabot Ningsing Pangba Lup , a committee formed by Socialist Students’ Union of Manipur , (SSUM) Manipur...

Assam :AGP threatens to break alliance with BJP over Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

Guwahati (Assam), Sept 30 : Assam agriculture minister and Asom Gana Parishad president Atul Bora on Saturday warned that his party will break its...

Bodoland Univ Crisis : ABSU demands Governor’s intervention

Kokrajhar(Assam), Sept 30: The influential All Bodo Student's Union (ABSU ) have demanded the intervention of the Assam Governor for an early solution to...

Manipur : Teachers’ Association turns down CMs invitation for talks

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) ,Sept 30 : Manipur University Teachers’ Association (MUTA) has turned down the invitation of Manipur Chief Minister to hold talk...

Mizoram : National Peoples’s Party launched , Former YMA President Lianzuala appointed...

Aizawl (Mizoram) , Sept 30 :With a sole focus to unite the aspiration of the people of North East, the National People’s Party (NPP)...

Manipur: One arrested on charges of Poisoning Birds

Imphal (Manipur ) , Sept 29 : A man has been arrested in Kwasiphai Maning Leikai area here for poisoning birds . According to...

Tripura : Cannabis Worth 1.5 Crores Recovered After 20-Hour Operation

Agartala (Tripura ) , Sept 29 : About 1,400 Kgs of cannabis, stored in plastic vats hidden underground, was recovered by the Directorate of...

Assam : PoK editor insists on greater exchanges

Guwahati(Assam)Sept 29 :Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) based journalist editor Haris Qadeer on Friday favoured more people-to-people contact and exchange of ideas between all parts...

Tripura: Broomsticks worth USD 6,000 exported to Bangladesh

Agartala (Tripura) ,Sept 28 : Tripura has exported its first consignment of locally made brooms to Bangladesh through Agartala-Akhaura International Check Post (ICP), near...

Assam : Ten fold rise in Child Marriage since 2015 ;...

Guwahati (Assam), Sept 28 : Assam has witnessed a 10 fold rise in child marriage since 2015-16 with 317 instances recorded during 2017-18, said...

Meghalaya: Court defers verdict on former B’desh minister for Trespassing into India

Shillong (Meghalaya), Sept 28 : A court in Meghalaya on Friday deferred its judgment on former Bangladesh minister Salahuddin Ahmed, who was arrested three...

Centre supports Manipur policemen plea for recusal of SC bench in fake encounter cases

New Delhi , Sept 28 : The Centre Friday supported the plea by Manipur policemen in the Supreme Court who were chargesheeted in alleged...

After Meghalaya about 8.48 lakh Methamphetamine tablets seized in Mizoram

Aizawl (Mizoram), Sept 28 :After Meghalaya about 8.48 lakh tablets of Methamphetamine also known as party drugs were seized by police near Vaphai village...

Meghalaya: Congress legislator demands action against illegal mining

Shillong (Meghalaya), Sep 28 : Meghalaya's Congress legislator George Lyngdoh demanded swift action against the illegal limestone mining in Nongtalang area near the India-Bangladesh...

Mizoram :Final electoral roll published after revision

Aizawl( Mizoram) , Sept 27 : Mizoram has a total number of 7,68,181 voters as final electoral roll was published Thursday after revision which...

Meghalaya : Assembly passes resolution for inclusion of Khasi Garo languages in 8th...

Shillong(Meghalaya), Sept 27 :The Meghalaya Legislative Assembly Thursday approved a resolution asking the Centre to include Khasi and Garo languages in the Eighth Schedule...

Meghalaya : Metamphetamine tablets Worth Rs 19 Crore Seized, 2 arrested

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Sept 27 : Customs officials have seized massive 19.7 kgs of Metamphetamine tablets from Ri Bhoi district and arrested two persons...

Manipur : 48 hrs Bandh hit normal life in the state

  By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 27 : A 48-hour bandh called by six students' organisations, demanding "unconditional release" of 15 arrested students and...

Arunachal Pradesh :Delhi Police to recruit constables from the state

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Sept 27 : Delhi Police will conduct a recruitment drive for candidates from Arunachal Pradesh for the post of constable...

Tripura Fish Supply Hit Hard After ‘Extortion’ Threat To Bangla Traders

Agartala (Tripura) ,Sept 27 : The fish-loving citizens of Tripura are facing a harrowing time with Bangladeshi exporters stopping the supply of fish to...

Manipur: CM Biren Singh urges students to withdraw their call for 48-hour...

Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 27 :Chief Minister N Biren Singh appealed to several student organisations to withdraw their call for a 48-hour state-wide bandh...

Assam: Govt Buys 60,000 Deendayal Upadhyay Biographies Worth Rs 1.6 Crore

Guwahati (Assam) ,Sept 26 : The Assam government Wednesday said it has purchased 60,000 books of the 15-volume biography of RSS ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay...

Meghalaya : Government to consult all stakeholders for conducting NRC on lines...

Shillong (Meghalaya), Sept 26: Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday said his government would consult all stakeholders, including political parties, for conducting an exercise...

150 flee after 5 Meghalaya men held by Assam police: Meghalaya CM

Shillong (Meghalaya ) , Sept 26 :Around 150 people of a village in West Khasi Hills district bordering Assam have fled after five persons...

Manipur : Eminent Educationists appeal to the President to release six teachers&...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) , Sept 26 : Two Hundred and eighty four eminent educationists from across the country and aboard serving at different...

Manipur : Student Bodies call for 48 hours state bandh...

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur ) , Sept 26 : A banner organization of students’ bodies in Manipur has called for statewide bandh from the...

Manipur : Amnesty International India demands release of MU professors and...

New Delhi, Sep 25 : Amnesty International India Tuesday demanded immediate release of six professors and nine students of Manipur University arrested by the...

Assam: Myanmar trained NDFB-S leader nabbed

Kokrajhar(Assam),Sept 25: Security forces here apprehended a hardcore rebel of the National Democratic Front of Boroland-Saoraigwra faction(NDFB-S) during a search operation from Ripu Reserve...

Being deaf is not a Disability ,but it is the greatest gift to...

By Uma Purkayastha Shillong (Meghalaya) , Sept 21 : Recently, I came in contact with a wonderful teacher who is both deaf and dumb and...

Manipur : Banned PLA observes its 40th Raising Day

By M.Devanand Sharma Imphal (Manipur) ,Sept 25 : Banned Mainpur based , People’s Liberation Army (PLA) today observed its 40th Raising day at its general...

Manipur: Suspension of operation with 2 Kuki Rebel Groups

New Delhi , Sept 25 : An agreement to ensure peace in the Kuki dominated areas in Manipur has been signed by the Centre...

Assam : 4,130 rapes, over 15,000 dowry cases in last 2 years

Guwahati (Assam), Sept 25 : Assam has witnessed 4,130 cases of rape and over 15,000 dowry-related cases ever since the BJP-led government came to...

Assam : Two Earthquake Tremors felt in Assam and NE

Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 25 : Two earthquake jolts of moderate intensity were felt by the residents of Assam, Meghalaya and other North Eastern...

Meghalaya : Opposition Congress hits out at Modi for withdrawing funds

Shillong(Meghalaya ) , Sept 25 : Hitting out at the Narendra Modi-led government for withholding developmental funds in Meghalaya, the opposition Congress in the...

Tripura : Girl Students flee School Hostel For Fear Of ‘Ghost’

Ambassa( Tripura) , Sept 24 :The Ghost who walks never dies . True . Ghost panic has gripped the girl students of Kasturba Gandhi...
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Arunachal Pradesh : CM Khandu launches universal healthcare scheme

Itanagar(Arunachal Pradesh), Sept 24 : Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Sunday dedicated the Chief Minister Aarogya Arunachal Yojana (CMAAY), a universal healthcare scheme of...

Nagaland : CM Office Replies To Allegations On Kolkata Nagaland House

Kohima (Nagaland ) Sept 24 : With allegations of discrepancies surrounding the Nagaland Commercial complex in Kolkata raised by the Leader of Opposition during...

PM Modi In Sikkim, To Inaugurate State’s First Airport Today

Gangtok (Sikkim) , Sept 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, arrived in Gangtok for a two-day visit to Sikkim during which he...

Assam : CRPF Jawan Allegedly Commits Suicide in Sonitpur

Tezpur (Assam) , Sept 24 : A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan allegedly committed suicide on Sunday at the Jaimati Pathar camp in...

Sikkim : PM Modi to inaugurate state’s first-ever airport on Monday

Gangtok (Sikkim) , Sept 23 : The Prime Minister  Modi will inaugurate the Sikkim's first-ever airport on Monday. Speaking to media persons soon after his...

Assam: Three Hizb -ul Mujahideen operatives nabbed

Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 23 : Police has has detained three individuals for allegedly having links with terrorist outfit Hizb-ul Mujahideen. Acting on a...

Assam: Huge Gathering at Chirang demands a separate Bodo State

Kokrajhar(Assam) Sept 23: Intensifying their demand for a separate state , a huge rally was organized at Kajalgaon in Chirang district on Sunday to...

Filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi of ‘ Rudaali’ fame dies at 64

Mumbai Sept 23 : Filmmaker and screenwriter Kalpana Lajmi, noted for films like “Rudaali”, “Darmiyaan” and “Daman”, died here on Sunday following a multiple...

Meghalaya : Congress is in the process of looking at senior leaders who...

Shillong (Meghalaya) , Sept 23 : Leader of Opposition in Meghalaya assembly Mukul Sangma has denied that Congress party is embarking on a policy...

Assam : State police to make database on youth working outside says DGP ...

Guwahati (Assam) , Sept 23 : Assam Director General of Police Kuladhar Saikia on said the state police is going to make a database...

Assam: BSU’s Indefinite strike disrupts classes in Bodoland University

Kokrajhar (Assam), Sept 22:Normal functioning and classes were totally disrupted for three days in the Bodoland University (BU) due to the indefinite strike called...

Arunachal Pradesh : Montaineer Anshu to be conferred Tenzing Norgay National Award

Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Sept 22: Mountaineer Anshu Jamsenpa who is the first and the only woman in the world to climb Mount Everest...

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...

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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...