Manipur: Illegal Poppy farming soon to be replaced by Lemongrass cultivation!

Manipur: Illegal Poppy farming soon to be replaced by Lemongrass cultivation!

IMPHAL:, April 18 2017: Despite many attempts to stop the illicit poppy cultivation in the state, there seems to be no improvement. To tackle this problem, the state government has offered an viable alternate livelihood sources to the people currently involved in illegal poppy cultivation.  Sports minister Letpao Haokip said the state government is extending all […]

All hail to the women of Mizoram who dominates workplaces in state!

All hail to the women of Mizoram who dominates workplaces in state!

AIZAWL, April 17 2017 – Mizo people have a unique social system.   The male head of the family controlled the social,economic and religious affairs of the family. women were looked down upon in the society and this has been reflected by some of the Mizo sayings. some of the sayings are:  A woman’s opinion […]

Government extends ceasefire agreement with NSCN-R and NSCN-NK

Government extends ceasefire agreement with NSCN-R and NSCN-NK

KOHIMA, April 18 2017: The Government of India on Tuesday decided to extend the Suspension of Operation with two insurgent groups in Nagaland — National Socialist Council of Nagaland- Reformation (NSCN/R) and National Socialist Council of Nagaland- Neokpao- Khitovi (NSCN/NK). A Ceasefire is in operation between the Government of India and NSCN/R and NSCN/NK. The GOI decided b […]

Tripura: Police in trouble for allegedly threatening students protesting against mysterious death of classmate!

Tripura: Police in trouble for allegedly threatening students protesting against mysterious death of classmate!

AGARTALA, April 18 2017: The students of Tripura Women’s Polytechnic Institute today alleged that the state government has mobilised police to stop their movement against the suspected murder of their classmate Anawara Choudhury where a local CPI(M) leader who happened to be the maternal uncle of the victim is prime accused. A group of students […]

World War II and Northeast India- How battles in NE influenced the course of WW II

World War II and Northeast India- How battles in NE influenced the course of WW II

As Northeast India has often been stereotyped as a hub of militant activities, here is something which will make you think twice before tagging people as savages or its states as militancy ravaged areas. These  historical facts will revealed that Northeast India has produced many heroes, patriots and war veterans. The Battle of Imphal-Kohima was […]

Manipur: Armed militants attack convoy of trucks, Oil tankers along national highway in Kangpokpi district

Manipur: Armed militants attack convoy of trucks, Oil tankers along national highway in Kangpokpi district

IMPHAL, April 18 2017: Unidentified gunmen, suspected to be Kuki-based militants, opened fire at oil tankers on Tuesday morning in Manipur’s Kangpokpi district. The attack caused no casualty, the police said. Some trucks and tankers coming from Assam towards Imphal were ambushed by the militants using automatic rifles. The personnel of CRPF escorting the convoy […]

People from Northeast India faces racial discrimination, character assassination in Kolkata!

People from Northeast India faces racial discrimination, character assassination in Kolkata!

KOLKATA, April 18 2017: Discrimination against people from Northeast India is not a new thing in the country and with New Delhi topping the list, neighbouring states like West Bengal are also no stranger to this racist act.  A tug of war and frequent tension in certain parts of Kolkata due to the high presence of […]