Nagaland: Rabies virus from state bats detected for the 1st time in India!

Nagaland: Rabies virus from state bats detected for the 1st time in India!

April 12, 2017:  Rabies is a fatal encephalomyelitis (inflammation of the brain and spinal cord) caused by the rabies virus. Most commonly, dogs are known to be the main source of rabies infection. According to the World Health Organization, more than 60,000 people die of rabies each year of which India accounts for almost one-third […]

In a first, Dubai seeks unrestricted access to airports in Northeast India

In a first, Dubai seeks unrestricted access to airports in Northeast India

12 April  2017: Dubai has requested India to give unrestricted access to airports in the Northeast for its airlines, Emirates and flyDubai. This is the first time that any country has sought an open sky policy for only a specific part of India. “We are keen to have our airlines operating to the North East […]

Assam’s 17th century Tapestry to be on display in UK

Assam’s 17th century Tapestry to be on display in UK

GUWAHATI, April 12: A piece of apparel from 17th-century Assam will be featured in an exhibition at the Chepstow Museum in the United Kingdom. The exhibition, ‘Hidden in the Lining – Krishna in the garden of Assam’, will begin on April 13. It will be held in partnership with the British Museum and will be organized […]

Is Trump acting as a catalyst for World War III? North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked!

Is Trump acting as a catalyst for World War III? North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked!

By Sue-Lin Wong and David Brunnstrom | PYONGYANG/WASHINGTON North Korean state media warned on Tuesday of a nuclear attack on the United States at any sign of American aggression, as a U.S. Navy strike group steamed toward the western Pacific – a force U.S. President Donald Trump described as an “armada”. Trump, who has urged […]

Shillong Lajong hosts powerhouse Mohun Bagan as Bengal side hopes to top the table

Shillong Lajong hosts powerhouse Mohun Bagan as Bengal side hopes to top the table

April 12, 2017:In a much anticipated showdown, Shillong Lajong will host mighty Mohun Bagan later today at 4:30 pm. The Bengal side who have been in great form will hope to overtake Aizawl FC and top the table. The Bengal side has 29 points from 14 games while Aizawl have 30 from 15. Fresh from […]

From Iran to Meghalaya: West Khasi Hills becomes 1st district in Northeast India to set up ‘Wall of Kindness’

From Iran to Meghalaya: West Khasi Hills becomes 1st district in Northeast India to set up ‘Wall of Kindness’

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love — Lao Tzu NONGSTOIN, April 12: Believing in the power of giving, the citizens of West Khasi Hills in Meghalaya on Wednesday transformed thoughts into actions through a simple act of kindness. When building walls can hold a different meaning […]