Manipur: Polling official injured in Manipur blast dies

Manipur: Polling official injured in Manipur blast dies

Imphal, March 8: A polling official, wounded in a bomb blast near the India-Myanmar border in Manipur’s Kamjong district, died on Wednesday. K. Raikalung, a teacher, was injured in Tuesday’s bomb explosion near Ashang Khullen village. The government has given an ex gratia of Rs 20 lakh to the bereaved family. A 31 Assam Rifles’ trooper […]

10 women from Northeast India who broke all stereotypes to carve a niche in society  

10 women from Northeast India who broke all stereotypes to carve a niche in society  

She keeps the family together, she toils each day to ensure her family is well maintained, she is beautiful, she is special, she is a ‘woman’. Here are 10 personalities from Northeast India who broke all stereotypes to make a name for herself in this so-called ‘Man’s world’. ASSAM Sanjukta Parashar She is one tough […]

Manipur Election 2017 update: Over 83 per cent turnout recorded till 3 pm in 2nd phase!

Manipur Election 2017 update: Over 83 per cent turnout recorded till 3 pm in 2nd phase!

March 8: Polling began at 7am on Wednesday for 22 constituencies in the second and final phase of the Manipur Assembly elections, amid heightened security following a bomb blast that left two persons wounded a day ago. An electorate of over 7.59 lakh is eligible to make its democratic choice from among 98 candidates – […]

Assam: Army stages flag March in Silaphatar following Aasu office vandalization

Assam: Army stages flag March in  Silaphatar following Aasu office vandalization

GUWAHATI, March 8: Tension prevailed in various parts of Assam following Monday’s attack on the office of All Assam Students Union (Aasu) office by a group, which supports the grant of citizenship to Hindu Bengalis from Bangladesh. On Monday, members of Nikhil Bharat Bengali Udbastu Samanvay Rakhi Samiti attacked an office of Aasu in Silaphatar, […]

Assam: Woman reunites with family after 16 years!

Assam: Woman reunites with family after 16 years!

Dehradun MAR 8: A woman from Assam living at a shelter home here has been reunited with her family after a gap of sixteen years after a video was posted on social networking sites in an attempt to locate her kin. Subhadra (60) who hails from a border village in Assam’s Dhemaji district got separated […]