Nagaland CM calls for removal off ‘backward’ tag to Konyaks Naga Community

Nagaland CM calls for removal off ‘backward’ tag to Konyaks Naga Community

KOHIMA, April 4: Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Tuesday called upon the Konyaks, once known as the fierce Naga tribe, to remove their ‘backward’ tag and move forward with the rest of the Naga tribes. The Konyaks were known to the outside world as headhunters until this practice was banned in 1960s. Beheading their […]

Nagaland: Heavy rain, hailstorm damage houses in Kohima

Nagaland: Heavy rain, hailstorm damage houses in Kohima

KOHIMA, April 3: North East India, including Nagaland, has been witnessing heavy spells of torrential rain accompanied by squalls and storms which resulted in damage of houses, landslides and hailstorms since last night. Reports from various districts in Nagaland received so far said that the pre-monsoon rain are occurring in almost all the districts, which beside […]

Assam student allegedly raped, blackmailed by Kolkata businessman

Assam student allegedly raped, blackmailed by Kolkata businessman

GUWAHATI/KOLKATA, April 3: A young woman student from Assam’s capital Guwahati alleged that she had been raped several times by a Kolkata-based businessman in a city guest house, reports said. According to reports, the woman came to Kolkata last year to study cosmetology and she was staying at a flat in south part of the city. […]

6 best educational institutes in Northeast India!

6 best educational institutes in Northeast India!

 Apr 4, 2017– Six educational institutes from Northeast India have made it to the list of top 100 institutes of higher education in the annual national rankings released by the HRD ministry. IIT Guwahati established in the year 1994, being one of the youngest institutes has successfullly placed itself in the eighth rank at the overall […]

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