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Northeast India now facing threat from Rohingya Islamist group!

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Bangladesh and India share a 4,096-kilometer (2,545-mile)-long international border, the fifth-longest land border in the world, including 262 km in Assam, 856 km in Tripura, 180 km in Mizoram, 443 km in Meghalaya, and 2,217 km in Bengal. Likewise, four ...Read More

Wake up people Bob Dylan is not the first lyricist to win the Nobel,It was Tagore

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Recently there has been much noise and adulation (Rightfully so) for Bob Dylan winning the Nobel Prize . As a matter of fact ,within the Northeast it seems like Bob Dylan was one of our own. And much as we ...Read More

Irom Sharmilla launches her political innings with PRJA will contest against Manipur CM

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IMPHAL: At the Manipur Press Club this afternoon, Team Sharmila4Change,a support group that came into existence this summer when Irom Sharmila ended her nearly 16-year-long fast,announced theformation ofa new political party, thePeople’s Resurgence and Justice Alliance. Erendro Leichombam, a 33-year ...Read More

Irom Sharmila to float new party called PRJA amidst cry to change politics in Manipur

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After years of hunger strike when Irom Sharmila decided to form her political party there were murmurs if that would eventually happen .After all these years of political indifference (She refused the AAP ticket to contest elections ) critics ad ...Read More

Meghalaya:Antonio War vs Ampareen Lyngdoh in 2018 will be a contest worth observing

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The Battle lines are drawn and for the first time Congress will face the heat and ironically it will be from a member of its own fraternity or atleast till a few days ago . Neil Antonio War's resignation as ...Read More

Speculation rife that MC Mary Kom may join BJP after meeting Himanta Biswa Sarma

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With election season approaching Manipur there are strong speculation amongst a section of the media that MC May Kom will be playing a pivotal role in campaigning for the BJP in her state of Manipur. The meeting between the NEDA ...Read More

Is this Selfie between two PM’s a sign of better times between Bhutan and Nepal ?

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Bhutan and Nepal have never been the best of friends especially after the Bhutanese refugees crisis . But this picture perhaps a first of its kind between the Nepalese PM Prachanda and Tshering Tobgay maybe an indication that both the countries ...Read More

Anger seethes within section of Assam society over granting of Citizenship of Hindu Bengalees from Bangladesh

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There is a growing discontenment amongst a section of Assamese people who had voted for BJP to power in the state over granting of citizenship of Hindu Migrants from Bangladesh. This move which directly violates the 1985 Assam Accord will ...Read More

You surely don’t know about the ‘Peter Wahlang Calendar’

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SHILLONG: What could be termed as a work of a ‘genius’, a Calendar developed for 300 years , the first of its kind in the entire world is credited to Shillong’s very own, (L) Peter Wahlang, an intellectual who proved ...Read More


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