Priest rapes a 17 year old minor!

Priest rapes a 17 year old minor!

A 17-year-old teenager in Kannur has given birth to a baby after being allegedly raped by a priest in a church. The accussed father has been arrested. The incident came to light after the police was informed by childline activists  following an anonymous complaint that a girl gave birth last week. Childline is a telephone […]

Assam Villages reel under darkness for decades now!

Assam Villages reel under darkness for decades now!

Sonitpur : Seeing light is a big time dream for the 400-odd families of New Jamuguri and Old Jamuguri villages in Assam’s Sonitpur district. These villages are under the cover of dark with the Dhalaguri Panchayat in Barchalla Assembly constituency not having seen an electric bulb glow for the past 10 years. The situation continues though […]

Meghalaya: From ‘Rat-hole mining’ in Jaintia Hills to Pakistan’s ‘Little Terrorist’, Shillong to witness films of international acclaim!

Meghalaya: From ‘Rat-hole mining’ in Jaintia Hills to Pakistan’s ‘Little Terrorist’, Shillong to witness films of international acclaim!

Shillong, Feb 28 : Nineteen award winning films of the Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) will be screened here in Meghalaya, said an official on Tuesday. The objective is to encourage local filmmakers and producers from the region to take their projects on the national and international stage. The film festival, which would be held from […]

Tripura: Banking services badly hit by strike in state

Tripura: Banking services badly hit by strike in state

Agartala: Banking services were badly affected in the Left-ruled Tripura on Tuesday as most of the major banks remained closed due to a nation-wide employees’ strike. The striking employees were protesting the “anti-people banking reforms’ and demanding for compensation to employees for extra work done on account of demonetisation of high value currencies since November […]

Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi appeals PM Modi to bring in public the agreement with the NSCN (I-M)

Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi appeals PM Modi to bring in public the agreement with the NSCN (I-M)

Guwahati : Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi today appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make the clauses of the August 2015 framework agreement between the Centre and the NSCN (I-M) This comes in at a time when PM Modi re-instated that the agreement  has not compromised the territorial integrity of any state. Modi had […]