Assam student drowns in Rajasthan

Assam student drowns in Rajasthan

Assam, April 7: A student from Assam pursuing higher studies at Mewar University in Chittorgarh in Rajasthan met with a watery grave after drowning in a pond near the university premises yesterday evening. The deceased has been identified as Rahul Bezbaruah of Guwahati while his two friends, who also drowned, were from Jammu and Kashmir. […]

Mizoram government earmarks Rs 2 crore as emergency disaster fund

Mizoram government earmarks Rs 2 crore as emergency disaster fund

AIZAWL, April 7: Mizoram government allocated Rs two crore as emergency disaster fund to take up works to prevent further sinking of land in Hunthar locality of Aizawl, an official statement said. The statement said that the detailed project report (DPR) submitted to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) for allocation of Rs 15 crore […]

Meet Roshni Ghimirey, a beauty queen representing Sikkim at FBB Colors’ Femina Miss India 2017

Meet Roshni Ghimirey, a beauty queen representing Sikkim at FBB Colors’ Femina Miss India 2017

GANGTOK, April 7: Roshni Ghimirey (18) born and brought up at Makha, East Sikkim to parents  Geeta Ghimirey and Tilak Das Ghimirey . She did her schooling from New Light Academy, Namchi and Bermiok Tokal Señior Secondary School, South Sikkim and currently pursuing her graduation in History as major from Sikkim Government College, Tadong. Roshni […]

North Eastern Council goes ‘Green’; Receives ‘Gold Rating’ for efficient use of power

North Eastern Council goes ‘Green’; Receives ‘Gold Rating’ for efficient use of power

  SHILLONG, April 7 :The North Eastern Council (NEC) Secretariat office building, Shillong has been awarded as one of the first Government Green Building Projects in North Eastern Region of the country to have gone green. The NEC also received Gold Rating from the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), Hyderabad as stated in a press release by […]

Manipur: In a span of 2-weeks the anti-corruption cell receives 400 complaints!

Manipur: In a span of 2-weeks the anti-corruption cell receives 400 complaints!

IMPHAL, APRIL 7 2017: Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh today said that the anti-corruption cell that was set up recently has already received 400 complaints. “The newly set up anti-corruption cell in my office has so far received about 400 complaints. The complaints are being closely monitored,” Biren Singh said while addressing a gathering on […]

From Myanmar to Tripura, the ethnic connect of Arakanese migration to Northeast India

From Myanmar to Tripura, the ethnic connect of Arakanese migration to Northeast India

GUWAHATI, April 7: In the history of migration of different ethnic groups from southeast and south Asia to the northeast, historians say the movement of the Mog community to Tripura from the Arakan state (now Rakhine) is perhaps one of the less explored chapters. This is the reason why Myanmarese scholar Kyaw Minn Htin has […]