Meghalaya: HNLC threatens to revive ‘Operation Kyllang’ to tackle rise in crime against women

Meghalaya: HNLC threatens to revive ‘Operation Kyllang’ to tackle rise in crime against women

SHILLONG, March 14 2017: The banned militant outfit HNLC has criticised the state government for its failure to tackle the alarming rate of crime committed against women and children in the state while announcing its decision to revive ‘Operation Kyllang’ to punish rapists in the state. Ironically, Operation Kyllang, which initially the brain-child of Former […]

BREAKING: Manipur goes to BJP, N Biren Singh to be sworn in as 24th Chief Minister tomorrow

BREAKING: Manipur goes to BJP, N Biren Singh to be sworn in as 24th Chief Minister tomorrow

IMPHAL, March 14 2017: Breaking the one-day long silence, Manipur Governor has finally invited the BJP to form the a coalition government in Manipur. Nongthombam Biren, who was elected leader of BJP Manipur legislature wing on Monday, will be sworn in as the 24th chief minister of Manipur on Wednesday. Biren Singh, MLA from Heingang constituency, […]

Here are 13 facts you wouldn’t want to miss about Assam Tea

Here are 13 facts you wouldn’t want to miss about Assam Tea

Assam teas are grown in the lowlands, closer to the sea level. Tropical weather conditions prevailing here render the tea with a brisk flavor profile. The black teas produced in this region are renowned world over for their strong, bold, brisk, malty flavors and dark liquor making it an ideal pick for a breakfast tea […]

Meghalaya Budget Session: Demands for inclusion of Khasi Language in 8th Schedule rocks Assembly

Meghalaya Budget Session: Demands for inclusion of Khasi Language in 8th Schedule rocks Assembly

 SHILLONG, March 14 2017: The Budget session of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly on Tuesday witnessed a heated debate over many issues including the inclusion of the Khasi Language in the 8th Schedule of the Constitution and delay in releasing the scholarship for students besides others. Inclusion of Khasi Language in 8th Schedule Reacting to a query […]

Manipur: NPF barters ministerial berths in exchange for its allegiance to BJP

Manipur: NPF barters ministerial berths in exchange for its allegiance to BJP

Imphal, March 14: Nongthombam Biren, who is tipped to be the first BJP Chief Minister of Manipur, faces an unforeseen road block with the four Naga People’s Front MLAs now demanding ministerial berths. The four have also demanded similar berths for four other Naga MLAs with important portfolios. ALSO READ: Manipur political crisis: Four NPF legislators […]

Frequency of tremors on the rise in Northeast India, Surge attributed to giant earthquakes that preceded them

Frequency of tremors on the rise in Northeast India, Surge attributed to giant earthquakes that preceded them

Should we be worried? Should we be prepared?  The northeast India, being in seismic zone V, has experienced increased frequency of earthquakes, especially since February 2017. As prediction goes, it can be assumed that since pressure is building up for too long, the Himalayan country may experience a more menacing earthquake in years to come. Let’s sum […]

Nagaland to soon have ‘Christian’ University

Nagaland to soon have ‘Christian’ University

KOHIMA, March 14 2017: Nagaland will soon have a Christian University which will offer all subjects for secular students in their higher academic pursuance, providing hi-tech and in tune with the rest of the global universities with an atmosphere of Christian ethics. The University, christened as North East Christian University (NECU) will be established on […]