Assam: Kaziranga documentary lands BBC in trouble; banned for 5 years from tiger reserves!

Assam: Kaziranga documentary lands BBC in trouble; banned for 5 years from tiger reserves!

NAGPUR: Stung by a BBC documentary questioning India’s aggressive protection measures at Kaziranga national park in Assam, the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) that governs all tiger reserves in the country has imposed a ban on the network and its journalist Justin Rowlatt for five years. As reported by this English daily on February 15, […]

Meet the Pinnacle, a group of artists from Meghalaya who will make you dance to their beat!

Meet the Pinnacle, a group of artists from Meghalaya who will make you dance to their beat!

“Dancing is an art. The floor is my canvas and I am the Brush. And whatever I create comes from the heart” The saying ‘Dancing is an art‘ fit in perfectly with the charismatic and enthusiastic dancing group from Shillong, Pinnacle who other than free-styling, is trying to spread the message of change through their dance style. Meet Pinnacle […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Progressive farmer wins ‘Farmer of the Year’ award 2017

Arunachal Pradesh: Progressive farmer wins ‘Farmer of the Year’ award 2017

FEB 28: Bodumba, a progressive farmer of Namthung village in West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh has been conferred the ‘Krishak Samrat Samman’ (Farmer of the Year – Male) 2017 under the category of ‘More than 20 acre’ in recognition of his remarkable contribution towards farmers’ empowerment and agriculture-based entrepreneurship development in the State. Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh […]

Shillong to host the Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) in NEHU campus

Shillong to host the Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) in NEHU campus

Shillong : The state  will witness a number of film screenings as the Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) which descends on the NEHU campus come March 1 next. It is a three-day non competitive documentary, short and animation Film Festival which comes as the initiative of Films Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India. ‘The […]