Tripura: two dead and one critically injured as train hits auto-rickshaw

Tripura: two dead and one critically injured as train hits auto-rickshaw

 Agartala, April 17 2017: Two brothers were critically injured and later died when they tried to rescue their mother from an auto-rickshaw stuck on the tracks in Tripura, the police said here on Monday. Sudip Sarkar, 32, his younger brother Samir Sarkar, 27, and their ailing mother Asharani Sarkar, 65, were critically injured when a […]

Meghalaya: Civil society group seeks NGT interference into defence encroachment in Shillong!

Meghalaya: Civil society group seeks NGT interference into defence encroachment in Shillong!

Shillong, April 17: A civil society group has filed a petition in the National Green Tribunal court over encroachment and pollution in a critical catchment area in Meghalaya by defence authorities, its members said on Monday. In its petition filed on April 12, the Greater Laban Community Development Society (GLCDS) accused the defence authorities of rampant […]

Manipur: BJP claims stability prevails in state’s coalition government post health minister’s resignation

Manipur: BJP claims stability prevails in state’s coalition government post health minister’s resignation

IMPHAL, April 17: Speculations run high in Manipur with the recent exit of Health Minister L Jayantakumar Singh from the one month old BJP-led ministry in the state.  While the current political scenario seems shaky and unstable to a layman’s eye, the ruling party has however dismissed such speculations stating that all is well in the state’s coalition government. […]

Rains to continue in Northeast at a time when the rest of India is reeling under hot weather conditions!

Rains to continue in Northeast at a time when the rest of India is reeling under hot weather conditions!

SHILLONG, April 17: Summer (hotwave) was definitely late for Northeast India this time around and ironically on the same year when predictions were made that ‘2017 will be hottest year’. Like always, Northeast enjoys 4 seasons in a day. While some parts of the region are already enjoying the warm rays of the sun, other […]

Nagaland: Army recruitment rally primarily for Nagaland youth

Nagaland: Army recruitment rally primarily for Nagaland youth

KOHIMA, APRIL 17 2017: Army recruitment rally would be held at Indira Gandhi Stadium, Kohima (Nagaland) from May 18 to 23 for enrollment of male candidates into the Indian Army, primarily for the youth of Nagaland only. According to PRO Defence, Col. C. Konwer, vacancies for Nagaland candidates are soldier general duty, soldier technical, soldier […]